15th July 2018

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Scott calls on union to allow medical flights during Aberdeen Airport strike

• MSP wants medical flights to happen despite proposed strike

• Loganair offering travellers chance to change tickets

• Airport dispute over pay

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Trainees set for races on Swan and Statsraad Lehmkuhl

• A total of 24 young people will take part in the Tall Ships races this month

• First group will leave for Sunderland on Sunday

• Trainees are excited and look forward to “completely new adventure”



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Short film celebrates community’s bruck-collecting efforts

• A short film celebrating Da Voar Redd Up has been launched.

• Shetland Amenity Trust has been running the event for 30 years.

• It is hoped it will inspire people around the globe to tackle the issue.

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Cocker spaniel rescued from cliffs by Aith lifeboat crew

• Dog was stranded just south of the Muckle Roe lighthouse.

• Aith lifeboat launched its Y class boat to carry out rescue.

• Crewman Graham Johnston was able to reach out and grab Blue the dog.

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