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Emergency tug is saved

Emergency tug is saved

0 comments, 13/07/2016, by in Headlines, News

The coastguard emergency tug based in Orkney has been saved from the axe.Isles MP Alistair Carmichael learned of the news after speaking to the Tory government's Transport Secretary Robert Goodwill.It follows months of concern about what might happen with the Orkney-based Herakles.Earlie... Read more...

Coastguards work on as strike continues

Coastguards work on as strike continues

18/07/2008, by in Fishing & Sea

By RYAN TAYLORSHETLAND’S coastguard workers will continue to work through a 48-hour strike scheduled to take place this weekend.Members of the Public and Commercial Services union (PCS) will hold their two day strike from today in protest over pay and conditions.But while local coastguard wo... Read more...