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A male with cardiac issues was airlifted from the Cuillins yesterday (Sunday 10 November.)

The man was taken to the Western Isles Hospital in the Coastguard Rescue Helicopter.

A spokesperson for the Maritime and Coastguard Agency told Skye Times Online: "Just before 08.40am yesterday (10 November) HM Coastguard was asked to assist with the medical transfer of a person from Skye to Stornoway.

"The search and rescue helicopter from Stornoway was sent and the Coastguard Rescue Team from Stornoway was sent to operate the helicopter landing site at the Western Isles Hospital."

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