Tag: rescue

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Dead dolphin in Oban Bay

Marine mammal rescue charity BDMLR (British Divers Marine Life Rescue) brought the mammal ashore and the Scottish Marine Animals Stranding Scheme was notified

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Mayday call saves fishing boat

CalMac’s Lord of the Isles ferry, a Coastal Connection’s RIB and another fishing boat also went to help along with Oban’s lifeboat

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Rescue on the River Awe

Emergency services rescued a person stranded in the river near the Bridge of Awe on Saturday.

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Lost hikers rescued by lifeboat fundraisers

Brothers Stephen and Ronnie Bert were like ‘the walking dead’ by the time they were rescued from remotest Jura by RNLI fundraisers Phil Hamerton and Alison Rennie who just happened to be passing on their small yacht

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Four saved in loch drama

A local resident heard the drama unfold at around 9.30pm and raced to the scene to find the group without a lifejacket between them ‘shouting and screaming for help’.