Firefighters were called to Meal Beach in Burra this morning to remove a gas cylinder from the water’s edge. Teams from Scalloway and Lerwick attended around 9.30am, and moved the empty 45kg cylinder to a safe place.
About Rosalind Griffiths
I am a Shetland Times reporter covering news, including health stories, and features. I have been in Shetland for more than 30 years.
VIEW OTHER STORIES BY: Rosalind Griffiths
A recruitment drive has helped attract over 30 new applicants to the fire service in Shetland, the community safety and resilience board has been told.
May 22, 2019 | 5.06pm 0READ FULL STORY
Firefighters have been handed an edict ordering them not to drive ambulances back from emergencies, despite the co-operation between the blue light services potentially helping
September 29, 2017 | 11.22am 13 CommentsREAD FULL STORY
Get Latest News in Your Inbox
Join the The Shetland Times mailing list to get one daily email update at midday on what's happening in Shetland.