Missing Morecambe pensioner found safe

Thomas Burford.
Thomas Burford.

An 80-year-old man who went missing from his Morecambe home yesterday has been found safe and well.

Thomas Burford, who suffers from dementia, went missing at around 9.30am on Wednesday.

Police announced that Mr Burford had been found shortly after midnight on Thursday and thanked the public for their help.