Police have appealed for the public's help to find a man who went missing after leaving hospital.
Brian Hubbard, 62 , from Byker, Newcastle, was last seen at 4:30am yesterday, leaving the city's Royal Victoria Infirmary.
Officers are concerned for his wellbeing and are urging anyone who has seen him or who has any information as to where he might be to contact them
He Is 5ft 7in, of medium build and has grey hair. He was wearing blue jeans, a yellow T-shirt and a black fleece.
Anyone who has seen him is asked to contact police on 101.