Gardaí in Carlow are appealing for information on missing woman Bernie Motley.

Ms Motley, 49, was last seen at about 3.40pm on 31 January on Montgomery Street in Carlow town.

She is described as about 1.63m (5'4") and has brown hair.

Gardaí are appealing to landowners, residents and walkers in the River Barrow area.

Gardaí can be contacted on 059-9136620, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111 or any garda station.