POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a missing 14-year-old.

Anyone travelling throughout Cumbria has been urged to keep an eye out for James Casey who was last seen at Carlisle Library on Tuesday July 2 at 2pm.

He has links to Carlisle, Wigton and Blackpool and may be travelling between Cumbria and Blackpool by train.

James is described as medium build, short blonde hair and glasses and was last seen wearing blue t-shirt, blue jogging bottoms and blue Nike trainers. 

Anyone with information should contact police on 101.

Officers would also like to urge James to contact this number if he sees this appeal.