A busy island mountain rescue team has been called out to their fifth rescue involving tourists in eight days.
A walker has been airlifted to hospital after falling while 2,000ft up a rocky mountain on Skye.
A Scottish fishing boat spent hours aground on the sandy shores of Skye – sitting virtually underneath the famous bridge yesterday.
A fish farm worker who fell into the sea off Benbecula after suffering a heart attack is recovering in hospital.
Two men were airlifted to hospital last night after their boat capsized on the west coast.
Two individuals have airlifted to hospital after their fishing vessel capsized on the west coast.
Stornoway Coastguard were called to assist a vessel with engine trouble earlier today. Coastguard were alerted to the incident, off Loch Snizort, at 12.46pm. A coastguard spokesman said: “A tugboat is assisting the vessel back to port, alongside Portree Lifeboat.”
Voice of maritime broadcasts causes storm after Stornoway Coastguard staff replaced by robotic female tones
For decades, Hebridean seafarers have tuned their radios to the Coastguard’s vital weather and navigational safety bulletin.
Emergency services are currently conducting a thorough search ofthe Corran area following reports of an empty canoe in the water.
A man was airlifted to hospital at the weekend from a fish farm vessel in the west Highlands.
Lifeboat crews across the north were out in force yesterday dealing with a number of stranded vessels.
A rescue helicopter and three coastguard teams have been sent to St Kilda to help a person in difficulty on cliffs.
A passenger on board a cruise ship was transferred to hospital in the Western Isles today by a local lifeboat crew.
The Inverness Coastguard base was the busiest in the UK in the first three months of 2018.
Two Spanish tourists were struck by falling debris in Inverness city centre as Storm Hector swept across the north with a bang yesterday.
Coastguard teams were scrambled to a Highland beach last night after a teenage boy fell ill during a party.
The Stornoway Coastguard was scrambled yesterday by a call from a Royal Netherlands Naval warship that reported an upturned vessel.
A fire aboard a 500-tonne live fish carrying vessel yesterday resulted engine failure and a call-out for a local lifeboat.
Two friends have died while diving for shellfish in the latest tragedy to hit the isle of Barra.
Coastguards were sent to rescue a child sinking in quicksand on the Isle of Lewis.
Oban Lifeboat was called out to the aid of a yacht which ran aground in Dunstaffnage bay with three people on board on Sunday.
A man has died after taking unwell while walking on Skye.
A kayaker has been airlifted to hospital after capsizing between Skye and the mainland.
An injured Western Isles fisherman was airlifted from a prawn trawler in the Minch yesterday afternoon.
A warning has been issued to movie-bagging hikers after a walker was stretchered off a Skye mountain made famous by several films.
This is the moment two tourists who had been reported missing were rescued from a ridge on Skye.
Dramatic footage of a woman climber being airlifted to hospital after falling 100 feet on a mountain in the North West Highlands has been released.
A woman climber was airlifted to hospital today after falling 100 feet on a mountain in the North West Highlands.
Dutch police are investigating a suspected stabbing on a container ship off the Western Isles.
Two sick fishermen were airlifted today from boats off Scottish islands in separate incidents less than three hours apart.