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Posts tagged with Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

Caravan fire

Caravan fire

Firefighters were called to the scene of a fire in Lerwick on Sunday afternoon.Two appliances from Lerwick were called out at around 3.30pm to the fire on Sea Road, where they say a caravan was on fire within a disused building.The fire was extinguished by 4.40pm and police were also alerted... Read more...

Fire brigade puts out blaze in caravan

Fire brigade puts out blaze in caravan

0 comments, 07/02/2017, by in News

Two fire engines were involved putting out a fire in a caravan in Burra last night. The appliances – one from Scalloway and one from Lerwick - were sent after the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) was alerted at 8.03pm to the fire at Bridge End. Fire officers used small tools and a hose re... Read more...

Fire at Girlsta

Fire at Girlsta

0 comments, 28/01/2017, by in News

The fire brigade was called to a house garage in Girlsta at 11am yesterday after an oil boiler caught fire. Two appliances from Lerwick and Scalloway attended the scene where one hose reel jet and small tools were used to tackle the fire. Fire crews remained in attendance till 12.26pm. Read more...

Fire service called out to Voe incident

Fire service called out to Voe incident

25/04/2016, by in News

Three fire engines were called out to an incident in Voe last night.One appliance from Brae and one from Bixter attended a kitchen fire in the Delting village.The incident occurred shortly before midnight and was under control by 12.45am.Substantial fire damage occurred in the kitchen ar... Read more...

Firefighters tackle wildfire near Sandness

Firefighters tackle wildfire near Sandness

17/03/2016, by in Headlines, News

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is appealing to everyone in the countryside to pay close attention to wildfire danger warnings following a major hill fire near Sandness.The warning comes as weather forecasters predict dry and windy conditions in the coming days and a high pressure system is... Read more...