Two men are wanted by police after an assault on a busy Swindon road involving an umbrella. 

Wiltshire Police has released CCTV appeal of two men they need the public's help to identify.

Officers would like to speak to the duo pictured in connection with an assault that took place on March 9, at 8.30pm on Thamesdown Drive. 

The victim, a man in his 30s, was hit over the head by two individuals using what the police believe was a 'golf umbrella', before driving off in the direction of Garsington Drive. 

One of the men pictured appears to be carrying an umbrella, and the other is carrying a saw, although the latter is not mentioned in the police appeal. 

A police spokesperson said: "Officers investigating an incident on Thamesdown Drive would like the public’s help to identify two men.

"Anyone with information should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54240027996. Alternatively, call CrimeStoppers anonymously on 0800 555 11."