Search for 'vulnerable' elderly woman missing over a week

Police are trying to trace a vulnerable elderly woman who is missing in Halifax.

Missing: Cathryn Holdsworth, 72.
Missing: Cathryn Holdsworth, 72.

Cathryn Holdsworth, 72, from Illingworth, was last seen on Friday, September 8 at Calderdale Royal Hospital.

She had been living in the Illingworth but may have contacts across the Halifax area, West Yorkshire and nationally.

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Ms Holdsworth is described as white, around 5ft2ins tall and of medium build.

She has very short speckled, grey hair and dark glasses, and may be wearing a dark green-coloured fleece.

Anyone who has seen or heard from Cathryn, or who knows where she is now is asked to call police via 101 quoting 1520 of September 19.