UPDATE: Missing British woman is ‘SAFE’ after she disappeared in Spain

UPDATE: Missing British woman is ‘SAFE’ after she disappeared in Spain Image: SOS Desaparecidos

UPDATE March (3.53 pm) – British woman who went missing in Tenerife, Spain has returned home and is safe as revealed by her husband 

A missing British woman who had vanished in Tenerife almost a week ago has returned home, after an ‘urgent’ search for her had been ordered by the police in Spain.  

This was announced by Kate Barley´s husband Giuseppe Bizzarro, who said that she has returned home and is ‘tired and confused, but fine’, as per the Daily Mail.  

Barley had been reported missing along with her two dogs, and after she returned, her husband thanked people for help and said, “My wife has only been home a few minutes and is tired and confused but she is fine”. 

He added, “Thank you to everyone for their help. I am happy this situation has been resolved in the best way”.


ORIGINAL March 14 (1.21 pm) – An urgent search has been launched by the Police in Spain after a 60-year-old British woman has been missing for nearly a week in Tenerife 

A search operation has been launched by the police in Spain after a British woman has been reported missing along with her two dogs in Tenerife.  

According to official reports, Kate Barley was with her two dogs in the municipality of Adeja, when she disappeared.  

SOS Desaparecidos, Spain´s missing person’s platform has stated that her case has been described as urgent, in an alert posted on their website.  

The Policia Nacional in Tenerife has described her as a British national. 

Kate was last sighted on Wednesday, March 8, and reportedly drives a white smart car.  

The details provided by the police describe her as “5ft 7 tall, with long straight blonde hair and blue eyes”.  

Police also stated that “She uses graduated glasses, has a foreign accent and drives a white Smart Bianca with the number-plate 6274 KDL”. 

A second appeal was then launched which has been marked ‘Urgent’, stating that she vanished on her birthday, adding, “Kate, 60, was accompanied by her two dogs, a white Yorkshire and a beige Chihuahua”, as per SOS Canarias.

Police have yet to confirm as to who had alerted them about her disappearance.  

A spokesperson for the Policia Nacional cited by the Mirror said that “he was unable to offer any more information on the police work that was being done at this stage although it is understood that as part of standard protocol, officers will have checked out places like hospitals”.


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