Merseyside Police can confirm Nicola Critchley has been found safe and well after going missing for several days.

34-year-old Nicola Critchley, was last seen around 5.30pm on Christmas Day leaving her home address on Heathfield Road, Ainsdale.

Nicola is described as white, 5 foot 6 inches tall, of slim build, with shoulder-length brown hair and blue eyes.

She was last seen wearing a blue Parka coat with fur around the hood, a brown top and black leggings and was carrying a beige coloured handbag.

Police officers are making extensive efforts to find Nicola and return her home safely and would urge Nicola, anyone who knows her whereabouts, or who has seen a woman resembling her, to call 0151 777 3416 .

Alternatively information can be left with the independent charity Missing People by calling 116 000 or by emailing


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