Low planes fear for festivals

Low flying jet plane over Kelso.
Low flying jet plane over Kelso.

Kelso councillor Simon Mountford is seeking to find out if Scottish Borders Council plans to provide Borders festival dates to the RAF to avoid planes flying low overhead.

He said: “I know ex-SBC convener Alasdair Hutton used to tell the RAF. These planes are dangerous if horses get spooked.”