A teenager suffered a fractured nose after being attacked by a group of 15 youths at a skate park.

The incident happened at 9.20pm on Friday at Honley Skate Park in Jaggar Lane.

The attackers, who had their faces covered, approached the 18-year-old victim as he was sat with friends.

They asked for him by name before repeatedly punching and kicking him to the face.

The teenager was taken to hospital for treatment to facial injuries, including a fractured nose.

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Acting Sgt Austen Brook, of Kirklees District Rural Patrol, said: “This was a very nasty attack on the victim by a large group of males and the injuries he received could easily have been more serious.

“We would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information about who was involved or the circumstances surrounding it.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting crime number 13160194405.

Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.