POLICE have become concerned for the welfare of a man who was last seen at Royal Blackburn Hospital.

Liam Taggart was last seen at the hospital at around 1.30pm on Wednesday, September 5.

A police spokesman said the 32-year-old is now believed to be in either Burnley or Padiham.

He was last seen wearing a blue Nike t-shirt, a black jacket, blue tracksuit bottoms and blue trainers.

A police spokesman said: "If he is seen please contact Burnley Police on 101 quoting log 0716 of the 5th of September."