22nd September 2019
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Yell Sound ferry out of action

Yell Sound ferry out of action

Ferries on Yell Sound are operating at a reduced capacity after a fault emerged on the Dagalien which is currently berthed at Ulsta Ferry Terminal. Council engineers are working to identify the cause of an electrical fault with the vessel’s thruster control system, before seeking advice from th... Read more...

Ferry service reduced

Ferry service reduced

0 comments, 06/09/2016, by in News

Ferry services on Yell Sound are being cut to a single vessel operation today following a technical fault this morning on the Daggri. Shetland Islands Council says the problem requires a replacement part to be sourced from the Scottish mainland. Ferry services on this route will continue to ... Read more...

Ferry dispute put on hold

Ferry dispute put on hold

Planned industrial action on several Shetland Islands Council ferries, due to take place tomorrow morning, has been called off. It had been expected that ferries on the Yell Sound, Bluemull Sound, Whalsay and Skerries routes would be disrupted between 6am and 9am, due to action by members of the ... Read more...