Search continues for missing man

Police in the Western Isles are continuing to co-ordinate a search for missing hill-walker Edward ‘Ted’ Jackson (55), who was last seen on Saturday 15th March in the Maraig to Urgha path area, North Harris.

Mr Jackson, who is from the Preston area, is described as medium build, 5’ 10”, short grey hair and wearing outdoor walking clothing consisting of royal blue waterproofs, walking boots and carrying a rucksack and walking poles.

Search efforts are continuing today with assistance from HM Coastguard, Hebridean Search & Rescue and the Police Scotland Dog Section.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who has any information and would encourage them to contact police on 101.