VIDEO: Ship’s rescue sparks new appeal for tugs

December 16, 2017

Politicians have renewed calls for an emergency tug to be reinstated off the West Coast after a cargo ship without power and drifting in rough Atlantic seas near rocks off Lewis was dramatically rescued in a 16-hour operation.


Man reported missing in Elgin found by police

October 14, 2017

Emergency services are currently looking for a missing man in the Elgin area. The coastguards from Buckie and Burghead have been tasked with assisting the police with the search. Update: The man has now been located. A police spokesman said: “The man has now been found.”