UPDATE: missing woman Christine Bianchi has been found safe and well in Scarborough.
The police thanked everyone who shared their appeal and helped find her.
From November 10, 2016 8.20 am
Vulnerable woman missing in York
Police are concerned for a vulnerable woman who has gone missing after visiting York Hospital.
Christine Bianchi was last seen at the hospital on Wednesday (November 9) around 6.45pm.
Christine, 52, is from the Manchester area and does not know the York area very well.
Police are appealing to local residents in and around the area surrounding the hospital to check their gardens or any outbuildings, in case Christine may have taken shelter overnight.
Officers are also asking people out on their lunch or coffee break in York restaurants, tea-rooms and coffee shops to keep an eye out for her.
She likes to visit coffee shops and people watch, and officers are urging anyone who has seen Christine to contact them.
Christine has a history of travelling to different locations and may have used public transport.
Have you seen her?
|straight black hair cut in a bob.|
She was wearing
|a dark dress with brown and orange flowers|
|a green coat|
|a pink scarf|
|and black boots.|
Residents are asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 999 if they see her.