Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault in Nantwich over the weekend.
At approximately 12.20am on Saturday 12 May 2012, a 29-year-old man and a 30-year-old man left the Nakatcha Bar in Welsh Row and were walking up Weaver Bank.
They were approached from behind by two other men who had also left the bar.
The two men attacked them and then ran off onto Welsh Row and up the Waterlode extension.
The 29-year-old was knocked unconscious and suffered a fractured eye socket. He is currently in Aintree Hospital being treated for the fracture.
The second man received cuts and bruising to his face but did not require hospital treatment.
One of the offenders is described as white, 6ft 1ins and of muscular build with tattooed arms. He is in his 30s and has dark hair which is spiky at the front and on top, shaven close at the sides which then goes into a "V" at the back of the head.
He was wearing a white shirt with print on the front.
The second offender is also white, scruffy looking and of muscular build. He is in his 30s, 6ft 1ins with a chubby face and messy hair.
Anyone with information should contact PC Matt Dutton at Congleton CID on 101 quoting incident number 63 of 12 May 2012.
Alternatively information can be given anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.