3rd April 2020
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Salmon boat breakdown

Salmon boat breakdown

The Aith lifeboat has come to the rescue of a salmon boat which broke down about four miles north-east of Foula. Shetland Coastguard received the call at 5am on Saturday morning to the Migdale, due to a machinery failure. The coastguard believed it was an issue with the vessel's prop and four... Read more...

Medivac for Skerries man

Medivac for Skerries man

25/07/2017, by in News

A man in Skerries has been airlifted to the mainland after suffering a head injury. The Sumburgh-based coastguard helicopter Rescue 900 was called out at around 1pm this afternoon following reports of a man collapsing and subsequently suffering a head injury. The man was landed at Tingwall Air... Read more...