Greater Manchester Police have renewed an appeal to trace Ian Watson who went missing in Spain in 2000.
Police are appealing to the public for any information that might help trace Mr Watson.
65 year old Mr Watson is Caucasian, 5ft 11ins tall, medium build, with wavy grey hair and blue eyes. At the time of his disappearance he is thought to have been clean shaven.
He was last seen in the Oriheula area and had travelled there to finalise the purchase of a villa.
He arrived in Spain on October 14 and hired a car to take him to the villa at Lomas De Don Juan on the Oriheula Costa.
On October 16 he made several calls to his family in the UK but since that date there has been no further contact.
Do you have any information?:
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You can also contact Greater Manchester Police on 0044 161 856 8499 or by emailing Julie.Potts@gmp.police.uk.