Police are appealing for information after a disturbance outside the White Swan Hotel in Earlston on Saturday, September 10, at around 9.40pm.
It involved two groups of males and resulted in a 29-year-old man and a teenager both sustaining serious injuries requiring hospital treatment.
Detective Inspector Paul Batton said: “This was a large-scale disturbance which has resulted in two males requiring hospital treatment.
“I’m keen to hear from anyone in the area of the White Swan Hotel on the High Street on Saturday around 9.40pm. Anyone with information is asked to contact officers on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.”