Spectacular Kelpies sculpture unveiled near Falkirk

Dramatic sculptures celebrating Scotland's horse-powered heritage have been unveiled near Falkirk.

The Kelpies sculpture was designed by Andy Scott Credit: Danny Lawson/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The colossal 30-metre high Kelpie sculptures tower above the Forth & Clyde canal to form a gateway to the canal entrance on the East Coast of Scotland.

The Kelpies are 30 meteres high and weigh over 300 tonnes each Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Each Kelpie weights over 300 tonnes, and were sculpted by Andy Scott.