THE Quarry Bank Inn in Timperley is open for business today after the roof of the pub went up in flames.

Firefighters from Sale, Altrincham and Wythenshawe along with the command support unit from Hyde attended the pub on Bloomsbury Lane on Saturday around 4:45pm.

The fire had started on the first floor and roof space of the building.

Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, three hose reels, breaking in gear, thermal image camera and lighting to extinguish the fire.

After the fire was under control at around 5:50pm, crews stayed on the scene until the area was completely safe and left around 7:40pm.