BOSSES at the Beacon have paid tribute to Sydney Devine following the Scottish country music legend's death.

Sydney, who was due to perform at the arts centre this summer, passed away last week.

A spokesperson for the Beacon said: "We were deeply saddened to hear the news of Sydney's passing last week.

"He will be sorely missed."

The venue have confirmed that refunds will be given to customers who had booked seats for the concert.

They said: "We are automatically issuing refunds to customers with bookings for the performance planned for July 2 and we will be in touch shortly."