AN 18-YEAR-OLD woman was assaulted in the Farmers Arms pub in Ulverston on Saturday night.

The attacker - a woman in her 40s - allegedly pulled the teenager to the ground by her hair after pushing between the victim and her friend.

Police said the incident happened at the bar at around 10.40pm.

The alleged attacker was described as slim, with shoulder length brown hair, a tanned complexion and was wearing a dark jumper.

Information should be passed to Cumbria Police on 101.