POLICE are appealing for information to trace a missing 11-year-old boy.

Matthew Lamb, from Birkenhead, was last seen on New Chester Road on Wednesday, April 10 but has not been seen since.

This is the second appeal Merseyside Police have issued to trace Matthew.

He is white, of proportionate build, around 5ft 6in with collar length black hair.

When he was last seen he was wearing black combat pants, a black tracksuit top and grey and blue Nike trainers.

He is known to travel around Wirral.

Anyone with information on where Matthew is or Matthew himself should contact Merseyside Police via social media on @MerPolCC or call 101.

Information can also be passed on to Missing People via 116 000 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.