By Keiligh Baker for MailOnline
Published: 10:50 BST, 3 October 2018 | Updated: 10:51 BST, 3 October 2018
Schoolgirl Alisha Watkins, 14, (pictured) was last seen in Cardington, Bedfordshire, on Saturday, September 29
The family of a teenage girl who has been missing for five days say they are 'beside themselves' with worry.
Schoolgirl Alisha Watkins, 14, was last seen in Cardington, Bedfordshire, on Saturday, September 29.
Her mother, Claire Watkins, has now posted an emotional appeal on social media, and said: 'I feel she's in trouble or something's happened.'
'It's unlike her to go this long without contact.'
Posting a picture of Alisha on Facebook, Ms Watkins also wrote: 'This is a cry for help... the family are