Police and HM Coastguard are continuing to search for a missing 42-year-old woman from Ryde today (Wednesday).  

Police told Isle of Wight Radio officers have been at Culver Down making enquiries relating to missing Joanna Orpin this afternoon.

Bembridge Coastguard Rescue Team joined Wight Search and Rescue on scene at 1.15pm.

Joanna has been missing from her home since 7:30am yesterday morning (Tuesday), according to police. 

Efforts were being focused in the Culver Down area yesterday, where Joanna’s car – a black Audi – had been parked.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact police on 101.