25th March 2019
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Fire fighters flown to Fair Isle blaze

Fire fighters flown to Fair Isle blaze

0 comments, 10/03/2019, by in News

Fire fighters are tackling a blaze which has broken out at the Fair Isle Bird Observatory.Reports of the fire were received at around midday, said the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.A crew from the island were first on the scene and they were later joined by a crew from Lerwick, who were f... Read more...

Coastguard rescues injured yachter off Fair Isle

Coastguard rescues injured yachter off Fair Isle

21/04/2018, by in News

A yachter has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken arm after being rescued off Fair Isle.The woman and her husband had been aboard the French yacht Francois Marine. At around 7.25pm on Friday the pair placed a pan-pan distress call, indicating an emergency which does not pose threa... Read more...