Police have launched an appeal to find a missing walker last seen in the Heddon Valley area.

65-year-old Theresa Hamilton was last seen on Friday afternoon walking on the coastal footpath near the Hunters inn, near Lynton.

She is described as being white, 5'4, with shoulder length dyed red hair, and of slight build.

Theresa was last seen wearing a bright blue rain jacket (pictured), shorts, grey walking boots and carrying a dark coloured day sack.

Anyone with information or who has seen a woman matching Theresa's description should contact the police on 101 and quote Devon and Cornwall Police Log number 973 of 19/07/2019.