THREE people were arrested following an alleged assault in Chester early this morning (Friday, June 11).

The incident happened at about 2.50am in Foregate Street near WH Smiths.

A man received 'significant' facial injuries and was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital for treatment.

Two men aged 18 and a woman from Helsby were arrested.

Cheshire Police are asking anyone with information to contact Chester CID.