Northern Ireland

Bangor assault victim in hospital

A man has been treated in hospital for head injuries after being assaulted with bats and golf clubs in Bangor.

The 26-year-old victim was sitting with friends in Valentine playing fields near the Bloomfield Road when they were set upon by four unknown people.

It is understood the victim's injuries are not life-threatening.

Police have said they are trying to establish a motive and are appealing for witnesses to come forward with information.