Borders Festival of the Horse includes:

TOMORROW: Guided Ride from Nisbet by Jedburgh and District Riding Club, 6-9pm;

SATURDAY: Floors Castle Horse Trials 8.30am-6pm (also SUNDAY)

MONDAY: Guided ride at Duns, 6.30-8pm

TUESDAY: Vaulting display, Border Group RDA Arena, Monteviot, Ancrum, 6-7.30pm.

WEDNESDAY: Guided ride in Selkirk area, 10.30am-1.30pm.

THURSDAY: My Donkey is not just an Ass (introduction to donkeys) Heriot Water Outdoor School, 3-5pm.

z Full details, other events, booking etc: www.borders

SUNDAY: Bowhill’s endangered species, Buccleuch Ranger Service. Learn more about the Bowhill Estate’s red squirrels. 10am-noon, all ages. Contact: 01750 22204

SUNDAY: Willow plant supports. Learn how to make willow supports for garden plants at Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre, near Ancrum, 1-4pm £16, booking recommended