Gardaí are seeking the public's help in finding a woman who has been missing since this morning.

Catherine Hughes (43), otherwise known as Anne Hughes, was last seen on Grove Road in Blanchardstown at 11.20am.

She is described as being 5'5" in height, with short black hair and glasses.

When last seen Catherine was wearing a black dress, black flat shoes and a blue Northface jacket.

Anyone who has seen Catherine or who can assist in locating her is asked to contact Blanchardstown Garda Station on 01-6667000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.