AN URGENT appeal has been launched for a missing woman.

Police say Leah Ware has not been in contact with family and friends for “some time”.

The 33-year-old had been living in the Hastings area before she went missing.

Leah is 5ft 6in with long black hair and blue eyes.

Chief Inspector Sarah Godley said: “We are increasingly concerned for Leah’s welfare.

“Leah, who has health issues and may not have access to her medication, has not been in touch with family and friends for some time.

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"Following concerns raised for her welfare within the last few days, we carried out numerous enquiries but have so far been unable to contact Leah.

“We are appealing for her, or anyone who knows her, to contact us so that we can establish her wellbeing.”

If you know where Leah is, please ring 101 or email, quoting serial 936 of 29/11.