Portree & Braes Community Trust have landed extra cash to help cover the cost of the local helipad.

Inverness based PDG Helicopters have donated £300 which will be used locally to maintain the pad which helps ensure that it remains available for emergency use for residents of Portree and north Skye

The market leading on-shore helicopter company in the UK, PDG Helicopters registers in excess of 10,000 hours of flight time every year, from its bases in Inverness, Glasgow, Wolverhampton and Dublin and provides all aspects of helicopter charter.