POLICE searching for a woman missing from her home near Tadcaster have found a body.
Valerie Galley, 49, was last seen by her son when she left their home in Ulleskelf, at 9am yesterday.
Police officers recovered a woman’s body from the River Wharfe at Ryther in the early hours of this morning.
Ms Galley had set off on a bike ride.
After concerns were raised for her wellbeing, a search was conducted of open land around the Ulleskelf, Tadcaster and Ryther areas.
Her immediate family have been informed of the discovery, a North Yorkshire Police spokesman said.