An Aberdeen cafe has been forced to shut after a fire.
Staff at a nearby shop alerted the fire service after spotting smoke at Jock’s Cafe on Oscar Road in Torry yesterday afternoon.
In a post on social media, bosses at the cafe confirmed they would be closed “for the foreseeable future”.
The statement added: “Many thanks to the fire service for dealing with the flames in a timely manner, which means the fire was contained to the back room and to the Icon stores lassies who notified them.
“Still in a lot of shock, but glad nobody was hurt.”
Jock’s will be closed for the foreseeable future due to a fire that broke out this afternoon. Many thanks to the fire…
A spokesman for the Scottish Fire and Rescue service said: “We were called yesterday at 2.38pm to reports of smoke within the building.
“There was a small fire within a cupboard.
“We helped to ventilate the building with the stop message received at 3.04pm.”
Picture and video by Mandy Vincent-Mitchell