Police are appealing for information to help trace a 17-year-old girl who left her Plumstead home in a rainbow wig and has not been seen since.

Aphrael Heightley, 17, also known as 'Matty', has not been since August 2 when she left Plumstead at around 8.50pm wearing the wig and dark clothing.

She is described as white, of slim build, approximately 5ft 2ins tall with short black hair and brown eyes. She has piercings on her lower lip.

Anyone with information should call Greenwich police on 020 8284 7713/12 or via 101. Alternatively contact the charity Missing People on 111600.