A worried family from Ebley is appealing for help to find their beloved missing pet chicken.

She is described as having a distinctive pom pom on her head.

The silver grey speckled silkie chicken was last seen in the Orchard Road and the other chickens are upset by her disappearance - and can be heard calling her in distress.

Silkies are a distinctive breed of chicken with fluffy feathers and what appears to be a pom pom in their head.

This chicken will be easy to identify if spotted as she has blue tags on her feet with her name and owners' telephone number.