A Whitby man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing in Hawsker.
The 31-year-old is being held in custody and a Derbyshire man who was holidaying in the area is in a stable condition in hospital having undergone surgery for stab wounds.
The altercation took place outside the Hare and Hounds pub at High Hawsker at around 10pm on Sunday.
The suspect was arrested at 1.55am the following morning and an area outside the pub was cordoned off for a forensic examination, which has now been completed.
Any witnesses to this incident are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1, and pass information to the Force Control Room.
Information can also be passed to Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.
Please quote reference number 12140062981 when providing information about this incident.