Gardaí in Co Meath have issued an appeal to the public following the disappearance of a 29-year-old woman in recent days.

Martina Cranitch was last seen on Saturday morning on Ashbourne's High Street, and concerns for her safety are currently intensifying.

It has been established that Martina was carrying a black leather handbag and wearing a navy blue top with red and white flowers on it, a black leather coat, blue jeans and brown ankle boots when she was last seen at 8am on September 23.

Martina is five foot eight inches in height, and has brown hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information pertaining to the disappearance of Martina, you are urged to contact Ashbourne Garda Station on 01 – 8010600, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.