A MISSING 10-year-old boy was found safe late last night.

Callun McVeigh had been missing for around 12 hours on Sunday after leaving New Lodge Farm House, Cubley, at 11.15am.

After the police appealed for information, Callun was found safe in the Penistone area at around 10.30pm.

A police spokesperson said: "We would like to thank the public for their assistance with the appeal.

"We received numerous offers of assistance, as well as hundreds of retweets, shares and comments on social media accounts."