Police are investigating after a woman was punched as she walked past a brawl in Richmond.
The 25 year-old victim sustained a swollen eye and bruising to her face and neck when she was punched in the face and stamped on outside the Conservative Club on Newbiggin at around 2am on Saturday 15 February.
There were a number of people fighting outside the club as the victim walked past and was assaulted.
She was taken to Darlington Hospital for treatment to her injuries.
A mother from North Yorkshire who gave birth to her first child in Spain 20 years ago fears she may have been a victim of a baby trafficking scandal. Ruth Appleby was told her daughter Rebecca died in hospital just hours after she was born.
But now she believes her baby was one of thousands suspected to have been sold for adoption by corrupt medical staff. She spoke to our correspondent, Rachel Bullock
A North Yorkshire mother fears she may be a victim of a Spanish baby trafficking scandal.
Ruth Appleby was told her daughter Rebecca died in a Spanish hospital just hours after she was born - but now she believes her baby was stolen and sold for adoption by a criminal network of Spanish doctors, nurses, priests and nuns. More to follow.