31st May 2020
Established 1872. Online since 1996.

Posts tagged with ferry

Ferry sailing cancelled

Ferry sailing cancelled

0 comments, 22/02/2020, by in News

Tonight's (Saturday's) southbound sailing from Lerwick to Aberdeen has been cancelled. Meanwhile, ferry operators NorthLink are advising passengers on this evening's northbound sailing that arrival into Lerwick is likely to be delayed until around midday Sunday. The disruption comes after both... Read more...

Weather disrupts ferry sailings

Weather disrupts ferry sailings

0 comments, 21/02/2020, by in News

NorthLink passengers are being advised that tonight's (Friday's) sailings between Shetland and Aberdeen have been cancelled. The ferry operators have cancelled both the north and southbound passenger connections, this evening's northbound freight sailing and Saturday's southbound freight sailing ... Read more...

Reduced vehicle capacity on Yell service

Reduced vehicle capacity on Yell service

0 comments, 15/10/2019, by in News

The Yell Sound ferry MV Dagalien will be out of service for up to two weeks from the evening Friday 25th October due to planned maintenance on her propulsion system. During this period the MV Fivla will operate alongside MV Daggri, running the Yell Sound service to its normal timetable but with a... Read more...

Fire onboard Yell Sound ferry

Fire onboard Yell Sound ferry

Emergency services have been called to deal with a fire onboard the council ferry Daggri at Toft Pier. The fire broke out at around 11.30am. Fire services received the call requesting assistance. Crews from Brae, Scalloway and Lerwick attended the scene. All passengers and crew are safe an... Read more...

More ferry cancellations

More ferry cancellations

NorthLink has cancelled both its northbound and southbound sailings for the second day in a row, owing to bad weather. Friday's freight services have also been cancelled as Shetland continues to experience high winds. Sailings are expected to go ahead on Saturday although the sailing from Aber... Read more...

Ferry disruption

Ferry disruption

Sunday night's southbound ferry be leaving Lerwick an hour early because of poor weather. Serco NorthLink said the Hjatland will leave at 6pm for Aberdeen instead of 7pm. Meanwhile, the Hrossey is to leave Aberdeen at 5pm for its journey to Lerwick, but may be delayed in its arrival into Kirkw... Read more...

Ferry disruption

Ferry disruption

Saturday night's sailing from Aberdeen to Lerwick is likely to be delayed, NorthLink have warned. The northbound sailing is expected to leave Aberdeen as scheduled at 5pm, but arrival in Kirkwall is expected to be two hours behind schedule. This, in turn, means the ferry is likely to arrive in Le... Read more...