20th June 2019
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Wood fire doused at Ollaberry

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Two fire engines put out a burning stack of scrap wood in Ollaberry yesterday evening after getting a call from the public.

Fire engines from Hillswick and Brae attended the scene using one hose reel jet and four sets of breathing apparatus to douse the fire and soak the surrounding area. The incident was reported over at 8.54pm.


Two engines attended the fire in Ollaberry.

About Peter Johnson

Reporter for The Shetland Times. I have also worked as an employed and freelance reporter and editor for a variety of print and broadcast media outlets and as as a freelance photographer and film maker/cameraman. In addition to journalism, I have experience in construction, oil analysis, aquaculture, fisheries, the health service and oral history.

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