POLICE are appealing for help finding a missing Buttermere man.

50-year-old Scott Arnott is described as six feet tall and of average build with short, dark hair and a beard. 

He was last seen at his place of work - The Bridge Hotel, Buttermere - on August 1, 2019. 

Police said he might be in the Blackpool area. 

If anyone has seen Mr Arnott or knows of his whereabouts they are asked to contact Cumbria Police on 101, quoting incident 249 of August 5, 2019. 

If Mr Arnott himself sees this appeal he is asked to contact police to let officers know he is safe and well.