Forest fire – Dalmellington/Loch Braden Area

23:55hrs Sunday 14 April

Progress being made tackling the fire in the Dalmellington/Loch Braden area. Helicopters being used to douse flames. We remain on standby to assist emergency services and offer support to the local community.

19:00hrs Sunday 14 April

A significant forest fire in the Dalmellington/Loch Braden area is being tackled by emergency services. The fire covers approximately 5 miles and we are urging visitors and locals to stay away from the area as we work to support emergency services.