POLICE are currently searching in the Craven area for missing George Hall, 89.

It is believed George, from Pateley Bridge, could be driving his dark blue Vauxhall Crossland, registration number YF68 NZW.

George was last seen in his car in the Skipton Road area of Harrogate heading out of the town at around 8.30pm on Thursday, last night.

Officers are very concerned for his welfare and are appealing to anyone who has seen George or his car to contact them.

He is described as having grey hair and wears glasses, it is not known what George is wearing.

Searches are currently being carried in the Pateley Bridge and wider Craven and Richmondshire areas.

Anyone who has seen George or his car should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101.

If you have an immediate sighting of George, call 999.