22nd March 2019
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Fire fighters flown to Fair Isle blaze

Fire fighters flown to Fair Isle blaze

0 comments, 10/03/2019, by in News

Fire fighters are tackling a blaze which has broken out at the Fair Isle Bird Observatory.Reports of the fire were received at around midday, said the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.A crew from the island were first on the scene and they were later joined by a crew from Lerwick, who were f... Read more...

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...