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A derelict building on fire was tackled by 15 firefighters last night.
It happened on The Avenue at 6pm.
The fire was in the basement of a three-storey building, believed to be the Ingress Abbey Gatehouse.
Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a jet, hosereel and hydrant to tackle the fire.
The crews were there for 25 minutes.
Earlier in the day, fire crews were called to a block of flats after fire broke out in an electrical cupboard in the stairwell.
Crews ventilated the property using a fan.
The fire destroyed the unit but there were no reports of any injuries.
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