A man in his 20s has been stabbed in the chest in GWR Park.

UPDATE: Police arrest two men and appeal for witnesses to the attack.

Police were called to Faringdon Road before 4pm and have since made an arrest in connection with the incident. The victim has been taken to hospital by air ambulance.

A police spokesman said: "We are currently dealing with an incident in Faringdon Road, Swindon in which a man has been assaulted.

"The victim, a man in his 20s, sustained a wound to his chest and is being treated by paramedics. He will be taken to hospital via air ambulance."We can confirm that a man has been arrested in connection with the assault.

"Officers are conducting a range of enquiries in the area so local residents are likely to see an increased police presence. There is nothing to suggest a risk to the wider public and we will release further information when appropriate to keep the community informed."

More follows.