Cops hunt for missing skier
POLICE are searching for a British skier who went missing in “terrible weather” in the French Alps.
John Bromell, 39, from Willingham by Stow, near Gainsborough, Lincs, was last seen on the Paquis chairlift in Tignes at 4.30pm on Sunday.
Friends said they were concerned for his safety especially – because of the deterioration in the weather.
According to local reports, there was more than 3ft of snow in the resort on Monday, prompting a warning of avalanches.
French police said they has been hampered by the conditions but had now deployed a helicopter to try and locate Mr Bromell.