Tag: rescue

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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’.

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Rescue fund gets seal of approval

Volunteers on Tiree have got used to ‘making do’ with make-shift kit to help them get seals and other wildlife out of danger but after a recent seal rescue decided to launch a Justgiving appeal to buy a specially-manufactured stretcher

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Oban lifeboat ‘tow’ the rescue

Lifeboat Mora Edith MacDonald was requested to launch on Tuesday by the UK Coastguard at 3pm to assist the stricken vessel in the Sound of Mull.