Cases of deliberate fire raising in Tayside and Fife have increased by almost 20% in the past three years.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of a double murder after a mother and her four-year-old son died in a house fire.
More than 225 firefighters have been tackling a grass fire the size of about 150 football pitches.
Firefighters are battling a large grass fire close to Heathrow Airport.
The family of a mother and her four-year-old son who died in a house fire have paid tribute to them as “shining lights”.
Several fire control room operators were reluctant to tell Grenfell Tower residents to flee even after stay-put advice was changed, a manager has revealed.
A Grenfell Tower fire survivor was told by an operator she could not advise her what to do when she rang 999 reporting smoke on the 22nd floor.
The bodies of a mother and her four-year-old son have been found in the wreckage of a house fire.
A fire has gutted a house in Coaltown of Balgonie.
A warning has been issued to the public as a huge forest fire continued to smoulder in west Fife.