POLICE are appealing for the public’s help to find a missing 48-year-old man from Menston in Ilkley.

Peter Thompson was last seen at 3pm on Thursday on Otley Road.

He is described as a white male, balding, hazel brown eyes, 5ft 7in tall and medium build.

He was last seen wearing black boots, a long-sleeve black top and blue jeans.

Police and his family are very concerned for his welfare.

He is known to the Otley Chevin area.

Anyone with any information or can help locate Peter is asked to contact police on 101 quoting log number 1279 of 26 September.

Members of the public can also use the live chat facility online at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/contact-us.