Swindon assault: Man charged

A man has been charged in connection with a serious assault in Wood Street in Swindon early on Bank Holiday Monday.

27-year-old Abuzer Erdem of St Austell Way in Swindon is charged with wounding/GBH and is due before Salisbury Magistrates today.

The 27-year-old male victim is in a critical condition at John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.