Police are appealing for help to trace a 47-year-old man who is missing from his home in Dreghorn.

John Walsh is described as white, 5ft 4 inches in height and of medium to stocky build with short grey hair and facial stubble.

He is known to frequent the Dreghorn and Saltcoats areas and officers have been carrying out enquiries and searches to trace him.

Anyone with information on John’s whereabouts is asked to contact Irvine Police Office through 101 quoting reference number 1689 of 23rd November 2018.