Detectives are appealing for information after a man was assaulted at a Runcorn pub.

The 26-year-old man was standing at a bar in Bar Code in High Street, when he attacked.

The man was pushed onto the dance floor where two other men also assaulted him. He was punched and kicked in the face.

DC Justin Jones said: "Our enquiries are continuing and I am appealing for anyone who was inside the bar at the time and may have witnessed what happened to come forward. I am also appealing to anyone who may have seen the men leaving the bar and get into a taxi to get in touch."

The assault happened on Sunday, March 23, at 2.05am.

A 28-year-old Runcorn man has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

Anyone with any information is urged to call Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident 89 of 23 March, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.