Monday, March 25, 2019
The skye times mobile

Local photographer, Gordon Willoughby, captured images of Kingsburgh Community Forest ablaze.

Firefighters were called to the area following reports of a grass fire.  

A spokewoman for Scottish Fire and Rescue Service told The Skye Times: “The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was alerted at 6.48pm on Thursday, March 1 to reports of a grass fire near Balmeanach, Isle of Skye.

“Operations Control mobilised a fire engine to the area where firefighters used beaters to extinguish the fire.
“Crews left the scene after ensuring the area was made safe.”

Photographs by Gordon Willoughby.  

Site created by Intermedia Services (Stornoway) Ltd © 2017