This in from police, in their own words. Ed
Update 1:34 PM: We are pleased to say that missing person Ruth Taylor has been located safe and well in the Newcastle area.
Ruth Gwenillian Taylor from Hannah House, Hunnyhill in Newport was last seen at The Rex Hotel in Weymouth on January 6 after booking to stay at the hotel for the weekend.
She is described as:
> Large build
> Black and blonde shoulder length hair
> Earrings in both ears and small tattoo on her shoulder
> She was wearing casual clothing of jogging bottoms and a top.
Ruth has friends in the Weymouth, Bristol and Yeovil area, as well as on the Isle of Wight.
She also has links in the Tyne and Wear area and visited there prior to the trip to Weymouth, specifically Cullercoats and Newcastle Upon Tyne.
Anyone who thinks they have seen Ruth is urged to 101 from within Hampshire or outside of Hampshire please call 0845 045 45 45.