POLICE are appealing for the public's help to trace the next-of-kin of a man from Bolton.

Terrence Whalebone, aged 84, was found dead at his home in Mere Gardens, Halliwell, on Monday.

Officers say there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding his death and enquiries to trace his next-of-kin are ongoing.

Anyone who can assist is asked to call the police coroner’s office on 0161 856 4687.