The Sumburgh based coastguard helicopter was tasked almost 200 times in the year to March 2020. The figure detailing 196 flights is outlined in the…READ FULL STORY
Stories tagged with Tag: rescue
Coastal visitors in Shetland are being urged to take extra care near cliffs after a recent spate of rescues.READ FULL STORY
Two services were held simultaneously on Sunday afternoon to remember Coastguard winchman Bill Deacon, who died 20 years ago following the courageous rescue of crew…READ FULL STORY
Lerwick Port Authority’s on duty port control officer Ryan Leith used his own initiative and sea swimming experience when he went to the aid ofREAD FULL STORY
• The coxswain of Lochinver lifeboat and his volunteer crew are to receive recognition for their daring rescue of the crew of Lerwick registered fishREAD FULL STORY
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