POLICE are searching for a missing man with learning difficulties.

Anthony Tonge, 57, was last seen on Saturday afternoon.

The last sighting of him was coming out of Maxton House, in Bridgewater Street, Farnworth at 3.30pm.

Anthony is described as white, 5’5” tall with receding brown/grey hair and a thick brown moustache.

He was last seen wearing a plain red t-shirt and blue jeans. Anthony went out on his bike which was black in appearance.

Anthony suffers with learning difficulties and has poor mobility as a result of a stroke. Anthony walks on his toes as a result of the stroke.

Officers are becoming increasingly concerned for Anthony and want to make sure he is safe and well.

Anyone with information about Anthony’s whereabouts is asked to contact police on 0161 856 5619.