Detectives are investigating a violent attack on a man in Halifax town centre earlier today.
The 25-year-old was on Cow Green at around 3.30am when he was attacked by a gang of three men.
He was rushed to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary with head injuries.
His condition has been described as stable.
Detectives are urging anyone who witnessed the assault or has information that might help with their investigation to get in touch.
Anyone who can help should call Calderdale CID on 01422 337085 or Crimestoppers, where information can be passed on anonymously, on 0800 555111.