WATCH: Large gorse and forest fire in Moray
Easier access to your trusted, local news. Have a look at our brand new digital subscription packages!
NINE fire appliances are dealing with a gorse and forest fire at Thomshill, near Elgin.
The call came in to the Scottish Fire and Rescue Services just after 2pm this afternoon.
A fire spokeswoman confirmed that nine appliances from across Moray and the Highlands have been called to the blaze.
It is not yet clear how wide an area the fire has affected.