Gardaí in Longford are investigating an incident in which a newly married couple were attacked yesterday.

The incident happened at around 2pm in Edgeworthstown.

A number of people attacked the couple in a row that is believed to be part of an ongoing feud between two families in the region.

One person sustained cuts to the head and was taken to hospital.

No arrests were made in relation to the incident, but gardaí are asking any members of the public who witnessed the row to contact them.