A YOUNG Wirral cricketer reported missing over the weekend has been found and is on his way home, it has been confirmed. 

Tom Wood, from West Kirby, had not been seen since around 11am on Saturday morning (February 10). The 18-year-old, plays for Upton Cricket Club.

A spokesperson for the club tweeted this afternoon: "Tom has been found and is in transit home! Thank you to all of those who have helped in the last 24 hours!"