Concern growing for missing Wallsend woman
Concern is growing for a woman missing from home since this morning.
Alison Ratcliffe, 52, was reported missing from her home in St Peters Road, Wallsend, earlier today.
Police believe she left the home sometime between 6am and 10am.
Her family and police are concerned for her welfare.
She is described as around 5ft 6ins tall, large guild, silver/grey hair. She wears glasses and has difficulty walking.
It is not known what clothes Alison was wearing when she left her home.
Alison, or anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 394 200517.