A 20-year-old man from Innerleithen has been accused of having sexual intercourse with a girl on two occasions when she was just 13-years-old.

Scott McNeil of High Street, denies under age sex with the girl at Cademuir Woods near Peebles between August 1, and August 15, 2017.

He also pleaded not guilty to having intercourse with the girl at a house in Glensax Road in Peebles, on September 2, 2017.

McNeil will stand trial at Selkirk Sheriff Court on November 7 with an intermediate hearing on October 21.