A MAN suffered serious injuries after he was attacked outside a pub.

The assault happened near the Wetherspoon pub in Cornfield Road, Eastbourne, shortly after midnight on Sunday.

Sussex Police were called to the scene and the victim was taken to hospital.

Officers are now keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the attack.

The Argus:

A Sussex Police spokesman said: "Officers would particularly like to speak to the men pictured as there is reason to believe they could help with police enquiries.

"Anyone who recognises them, or who has any other information, is asked to contact police online or call 101 quoting serial 280 of 05/07.

"Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."