POLICE are searching for a woman after concerns for her welfare.

Joyce Maryon from Ryde last seen in Green Street, Ryde, at around 11.50pm on April 9.

The 51-year-old has been described as white with pale skin, short, stocky and has brown hair.

She may also be wearing white patterned pyjamas or tracksuit trousers, a distinctive fleece with a wolf covering the back, a purple hat, and blue trainers with white soles.

A spokesperson from Hampshire Constabulary said: "We are concerned for her welfare and are asking members of the public to keep an eye out for her.

"If you have seen her or know where she is, please contact police on 101, quoting 44190123466."