A reveller suffered horrific facial injuries after he was attacked during a taxi rank row.
The man is being treated for multiple facial fractures after the fight broke out when two groups started arguing while waiting for a taxi.
CCTV of the shocking assault of the two men throwing punches has been released by police in a bid to find witnesses.
The incident took place outside Cafe Rene in Southgate Street, Gloucester.
Two men got into one taxi but were then attacked by another man who lent through the window of the taxi and punched one of the men, reports Gloucestershire Live .