Dyfed-Powys police officers are searching for a former Swansea Valley man who has been missing for weeks.

James (Jim) Kingsbury, aged 56, has just moved to the Brecon area from Ystradgynlais, but was last heard from in Glynneath on October 5.

He is described as about 5'9" tall, wears glasses and has grey hair. He was last seen wearing dark jeans, brown boots and a grey jumper, although he may have changed clothes since.

A police spokesperson said: "We are continuing to search for James (Jim) Kingsbury.

"Jim was last heard from at 1pm on the 5th October when he said he was in the Glynneath area.

"Extensive enquiries and searches have been carried out and we are now asking that residents within the Glynneath area search their shed/outbuildings."

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

Police can be contacted in one of the following ways: by visiting the Dyfed Powys website at bit.ly/DPPReportOnline; email contactcentre@dyfed-powys.pnn.police.uk; phone 101 or if you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired you can text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908.