Police have issued an appeal for people in the Burnham-On-Sea area to come forward if they recognise this E-fit of a man they want to speak to following the rape of a woman in Bridgwater.

The incident happened in Bridgwater town centre, close to the Malt Shovel pub in Wembdon Road, between 4.45am and 5.20am on January 1st.

Officers previously released CCTV and a still of the man in the E-fit, who was seen in the area around the time of the assault, but are yet to identify him.

The man is described as aged in his late 30s or early 40s, with a bald or shaved head. He wore jeans and a large white hooded jacket.

Detectives want to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time, and anyone who can identify the man, or who has any other information, is asked to get in touch by calling 101 quoting reference 5219000407 or by visiting www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/contact