15th November 2018
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Whalsay house fire

Whalsay house fire

A number of fire engines were called to the scene of a house fire in Whalsay on Wednesday afternoon.The fire service was alerted to the blaze at the Schoolhouse at Brough, next to the Shoard charity shop, at 3.49pm and appliances from Whalsay, Brae, Hillswick and Lerwick attended.As of 5pm t... Read more...

Car fire in Sandwick

Car fire in Sandwick

Firefighters were called out to a car fire in Sandwick on Tuesday morning.One appliance from the village attended the scene at Park Wynd after being alerted to the fire at 8.56am.Firefighters used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to tackle the blaze which was extinguished by 9.35am. T... Read more...

Caravan fire

Caravan fire

Firefighters were called to the scene of a fire in Lerwick on Sunday afternoon.Two appliances from Lerwick were called out at around 3.30pm to the fire on Sea Road, where they say a caravan was on fire within a disused building.The fire was extinguished by 4.40pm and police were also alerted... Read more...

Fire brigade puts out blaze in caravan

Fire brigade puts out blaze in caravan

0 comments, 07/02/2017, by in News

Two fire engines were involved putting out a fire in a caravan in Burra last night. The appliances – one from Scalloway and one from Lerwick - were sent after the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) was alerted at 8.03pm to the fire at Bridge End. Fire officers used small tools and a hose re... Read more...