Police in Strathaven are asking for help after a fire was deliberately set at a town centre pub.
The fire at the Drumclog Inn on Todshill Street was said to be set around 11.25am on Monday of this week.
Specialist officers are now investigating the matter and are asking for help from members of the public.
A Police Scotland source said the fire was “small” but was still being taken seriously.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101.
Information can be left anonymously with Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.