Tag: wildfire

Oban wildfire raged for hours

Crews from as far away as Inveraray’s retained station and volunteers from Dalmally, Appin and Tyndrum joined Oban firefighters using beaters, specialist knapsacks and hoses  to get the flames, seen from miles around, under control.

Top wildfire advisor heads to Seil

Organisers hope the talk will also attract firefighters from across the area wanting to hear what UK wildfire expert Simon Thorp has to say.