A man was assaulted as he left the King’s Arms public house in High Street, Houghton Regis.
The attack happened between 1.15am and 1.45am this morning (Friday Nov 23), following an altercation inside the pub.
As the 30-year-old victim left he was attacked outside by a group of men aged between 22 and 30, and suffered facial injuries.
Officer in charge of the investigation, Det Con Michelle Lack, said: “The offenders followed him and assaulted him by punching and kicking him in the head.”
Witnesses should call 01582 394336 or text 07786 200011.