A THIRTY-FIVE-YEAR-OLD was taken to hospital on Saturday evening following a disturbance in Haddington.

Police were called to a property on the town’s Whittingehame Drive between 10.30pm and 11pm.

A spokesman for Police Scotland confirmed they were investigating the disturbance and told the Courier: "During this incident a 35-year-old man sustained head and facial injuries and was taken to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh for treatment.

"Inquiries to establish the full circumstances are ongoing."