A NUMBER of wooden horse jumps have been set alright, causing 'significant damage' at Floors Castle in Kelso.

The incident happened around 4 pm on Saturday, November 4.

No one was injured and inquiries are ongoing to trace those responsible.

Anyone with information is asked to come forward.

Constable John Rettie from Kelso Police Station said: "This has been a needless act of destruction that has severely damaged the horse jumps at Floors Castle.

"As part of this investigation, we are keen to trace a group of youths who were seen running from the area around the time of the incident and anyone who can help trace these individuals should contact police immediately.

"In addition, anyone with any further information relevant to this inquiry is also asked to get in touch."

Those with information can contact Kelso Police Station via 101 and quote incident number 2734 of November 4.

Alternatively, an anonymous report can be made to the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.