POLICE investigating a serious assault inside a bar in Billericay have renewed their appeal for information.

A 19-year-old man from Basildon is currently on police bail until March 6 after being arrested on suspicion of assault in connection with the incident that happened in the early hours of Christmas Day in the Ivory Rooms, Laindon Road.

A 20-year-old man, from Billericay, received a broken nose, while a 21-year-old man, from Southend, received a fractured cheek bone.

An Essex Police spokesman said: “Police have information to suggest a woman may have witnessed the assault at around 12.50am and would like her to get in touch.”

Anyone with information is urged to contact Det Con Angela Tappin at Basildon CID on 101.