Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Missing man is known to visit caravan parks

10:30 04 January 2013

Donald Balding, 48, of High Street, Measham, was reported missing on Monday December 3, 2012, by a friend after a lack of contact.

Donald Balding, 48, of High Street, Measham, was reported missing on Monday December 3, 2012, by a friend after a lack of contact.

Archant

Police believe a man missing from his home in Leicestershire could have travelled to Devon. Donald Balding is known to visit caravan parks in the county.

Leicestershire Police are appealing for help to trace a missing man who may have travelled to Devon.

Donald Balding, 48, of High Street, Measham, was reported missing on Monday December 3, 2012, by a friend after a lack of contact.

Police said the missing man was ‘known’ to visit caravan parks in the Lincolnshire and Devon and Cornwall areas.

Sergeant Gavin Drummond, from the county’s missing persons’ team, said: “We have been carrying out extensive enquiries to establish Mr Balding’s current whereabouts and have issued a number of appeals.

“Mr Balding is known to visit caravan parks in the Lincolnshire and Devon and Cornwall areas.

“We would ask the public to take a look at the photograph and contact us if they know where Mr Balding is or if they think they may have seen anyone matching his description.”

Mr Balding is described as white, approximately 6ft tall, of stocky build with a receding hairline closely shaved at the sides. He may have a goatee beard and he wears glasses for reading.

Police believe he may have been seen at the Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, on Monday December 10.

• Anyone with information is asked to contact Leicestershire Police on 101.

0 comments

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 09:20

People around North Devon have come out in force to make their feelings known: we don’t want to lose our maternity services in North Devon.

Read more
Fri, 16:59

The glass-fronted store in Clovelly Road will be open in time for Christmas and is set to be a ‘Lidl of the future’.

Read more
Fri, 10:03

The Gazette has teamed up with hospital campaigners to stand up and fight for our maternity services in North Devon - will you join our #BarnstapleBaby campaign?

Read more

The mother of Bideford schoolgirl Scarlett Keeling said she will be seeking an appeal against the decision.

Read more
Fri, 07:00

Around 150 cyclists raise £15,000 for North Devon Hospice

Read more
Thu, 17:00

Detailed plans for new school at Bucks Cross are revealed

Read more
Thu, 13:58

The Gazette got on the water this morning (Thursday) to watch as the historic steamship entered the River Torridge ahead of its permanent mooring in Bideford.

Read more
Thu, 13:44

The 90 year old has been presented with a special coin, to mark him sharing the same birthday as The Queen.

Read more
Thu, 13:10

Boutport Street now closed following relocation to WHSmith

Read more
Thu, 11:59

Bomb disposal experts carried out a controlled explosion on Blacksands Beach after World War Two grenade was found.

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 15°C

min temp: 11°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications