Police in the Scottish Borders are appealing for witnesses following a suspicious fire in Galashiels.
The incident happened around 1am this morning in Scott Park.
A plastic bin was set alight before the flames spread to the swing set and rubber ground cover.
Police say the park sustained significant damage and inquiries are ongoing to trace those responsible.
Officers are particularly keen to trace two young people seen running away from the area at the time the fire broke out.
Anyone with information can contact Police Scotland on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.