Kelburn Country Centre has decided to close its doors following the government's recent guidance on Covid-19.

In a statement, Viscount David Boyle described it a a difficult decision to close the centre with immediate effect until further notice.

David said: "It is with deep sadness that we make this call, but we know that public health and the prevention of spreading Coronavirus is of utmost importance.

"All events will be postponed until further notice.

"If you have bought tickets for events, please note that our team will be in touch ASAP with further information."

The Riding School is also closed.

David added: "We ask that you look after yourselves and each other."