POLICE are appealing for information to help find two missing people who may be in Dorset.

Officers have released CCTV images of James Stephenson, 40, who was last seen on Tuesday, March 18 leaving Cambian Oaks Hospital in Barnsley.

Since then there has been a confirmed sighting of Mr Stephenson getting on a train in Leeds and getting off the train in London. Officers say he could be anywhere in the country.

He is described as being five feet eight inches tall with ginger hair and was last seen wearing a dark overcoat, a grey hooded top and jeans.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 589 of March 18.

Police are also appealing for help to trace a missing woman from the West Midlands.

The 31-year-old, known only as a ‘Tessa’ is believed to be in the Weymouth area.

She is described as white with straight shoulder length that is possibly tied up with a purple flower scrunchie.

She was last seen wearing a blue coat with fur on it and black linen trousers.

Anyone who has seen her should call Dorset Police on 101.