Missing woman (88) could be in Colne


A missing 88-year-old woman could be in Colne, police have said.

North East Leeds police are appealing for information after Joyce Bowman failed to attend church yesterday.

She was seem at a church luncheon club in Halton on Thursday last week, and is reported to have been seen near her home in Field End, Halton, before midday on Sunday.

She is described as white, about 5ft. 2in. tall, medium build with grey hair. She is believed to be wearing a three-quarter length turquoise/green mac, brown trousers and brown flat shoes.

She has a bus pass and travels across Yorkshire using it. She previously went missing and was found in Colne, Lancashire.

Her family and police are very concerned for her welfare and would like to hear from anyone who has seen her.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Leeds District Safeguarding Unit via the non-emergency number 101.