Detectives have issued a photograph of a man they are keen to speak to as part of their investigation into the attack, on Sunday, November 19, in south Manchester.

Police say that before the victim was raped, she had been out with friends and the offender at New York New York bar on Bloom Street and the group went back to a home in Withington at about 3.30am.

A man attacked the woman, aged in her 20s, at an address near Old Moat Park, then left at around 7am.

Police would like to speak to the man pictured who may have information to help them investigate a rape (Image: GMP)

“We have been doing everything in our power to find the man responsible and we are keen to speak to the man pictured as part of our investigation. We are urging anyone who recognises him to please contact police. If you are the man in the picture, I would also urge you to get in touch.”