THE family of a woman missing from her home are increasingly concerned for her safety.

Gabrielle Cummings, 28, has not been seen since mid-afternoon on Wednesday, a short time after she left her home on Helme Lane in Meltham.

Her father is now urging anyone who has seen Gabrielle, or been contacted by her, to let her family or the police know.

Mr Roger Cummings said: "There are real concerns for her safety now. We are desperate to know she is safe.

"If anyone sees her or knows where she is we would urge them to tell the police or ourselves immediately."

He added: "If anyone speaks to her, please ask her to contact us so we know she is safe and well."

Gabrielle is white and 5ft 8in tall, with dark brown hair and brown eyes.

When last seen she was wearing a dark, three-quarter-length coat, black trousers and black shoes. She was carrying a black handbag.

Phone the Huddersfield police helpdesk on 01484 436659, Holmfirth police station on 01484 436876 or West Yorkshire Police on 0845 6060606.