19th November 2018
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Emergency services to share HQ

Emergency services to share HQ

0 comments, 16/08/2018, by in News, ST Online

Ambulance and fire crews are set to move into new joint headquarters in Lerwick in the coming weeks.Bosses from both services gave an update at a meeting of the community safety resilience board on Wednesday.It will mean the ambulance service moving from the NHS-owned property at Burgh Road ... 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...

Fire at Girlsta

Fire at Girlsta

0 comments, 28/01/2017, by in News

The fire brigade was called to a house garage in Girlsta at 11am yesterday after an oil boiler caught fire. Two appliances from Lerwick and Scalloway attended the scene where one hose reel jet and small tools were used to tackle the fire. Fire crews remained in attendance till 12.26pm. Read more...