16th November 2018
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North boat sailings cancelled

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NorthLink sailings of both the Hjaltland and Hrossey have been cancelled tonight and tomorrow’s are under review due to a forecast of severe gales.

There will be no northbound or southbound passenger sailings tonight and no northbound sailing of the freight ship Hildasay, currently in Aberdeen. The Helliar is due to leave Lerwick for Aberdeen at 6pm but this is under review.

Tomorrow’s sailings of both passenger and freight boats are under review.


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