A tenement building in Maryhill has been damaged in a serious fire.

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service were called out to the blaze at Ruchill Street around 12.45pm.

Four appliances battled to bring the blaze under control, including an aerial appliance.

Another fire engine was deployed to the scene around 8.30pm to ensure the building's safety.

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Maryhill Housing Association staff are providing assistance to residents.

A spokeswoman for Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said: "The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was alerted at 12.46pm on Thursday, June 6 to reports of a fire at Ruchill Street, Glasgow.

“Operations control mobilised a number of resources to the street and the fire is now well under control.

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"Another appliance has now been sent out to make the area safe."