Grass fire near Banchory

The grass fire broke out near Banchory
The grass fire broke out near Banchory

Fire crews have dealt with a large grass fire near Banchory.

An area of around 8000 square metres at Eslie, south east of the town, was affected.

The blaze broke out on Thursday afternoon.

Half a dozen fire appliances and a forestry fighting unit were brought in to deal with the outbreak.