15th July 2018
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Coastguard rescues injured yachter off Fair Isle

Coastguard rescues injured yachter off Fair Isle

21/04/2018, by in News

A yachter has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken arm after being rescued off Fair Isle.The woman and her husband had been aboard the French yacht Francois Marine. At around 7.25pm on Friday the pair placed a pan-pan distress call, indicating an emergency which does not pose threa... Read more...

More ferry cancellations

More ferry cancellations

NorthLink has cancelled both its northbound and southbound sailings for the second day in a row, owing to bad weather.Friday's freight services have also been cancelled as Shetland continues to experience high winds.Sailings are expected to go ahead on Saturday although the sailing from Aber... Read more...

Ferry cancellations

Ferry cancellations

NorthLink has cancelled both its northbound and southbound sailings on Thursday owing to high winds.Freight services have also been cancelled and the firm has warned of disruptions lasting into the weekend.Friday night's sailings are "under review with a high possibility of cancellation", t... Read more...