Reports of a caravan ablaze in Largs led the fire brigade to respond to an emergency call.

Billowing smoke could be seen emanating from the east of the town on Saturday afternoon.

A spokesman said: “The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was alerted at 12.36pm on December 1 to reports of a caravan on fire at Greeto Falls Avenue, Largs.

“Operations Control immediately mobilised two appliances where firefighters extinguished the flames.

“There were no casualties.

“Crews left the scene after ensuring the area was made safe.”