An emergency has been sparked after reports of a boat in difficulty off the North-east coast.
Emergency services were called to Aberdeen harbour after a man took ill.
A North-east coastguard crew has been called after a boat was spotted billowing smoke.
Coastguard officials today condemned yobs who vandalised lifesaving equipment near a North-east beach.
An offshore worker has been airlifted from a North Sea rig in a serious condition. The worker was taken from a rig by coastguard helicopter after the service was alerted to the issue at about 8.50am. For more on this story visit EnergyVoice.com
Emergency crews were called tonight to help a boat which got into difficulty on the North-east coast. Buckie lifeboat was launched at 5.45pm to help the trawler which had a fouled prop that was caught in netting. It happened between Buckie and Lossiemouth. A coastguard spokesman said: “Nobody was in any immediate danger.”
Emergency services were called to rescue a man from a North-east harbour.
A teenager was airlifted to hospital following a fall at the coast.
Two teenagers were rescued today after becoming stranded on Aberdeen beach. The alarm was raised at 5.50pm after the two males were caught by the tide while playing on rocks. A five person coastguard team launched the in-shore lifeboat to rescue the pair. They sustained no injuries as a result of the incident.
Emergency crews were called to rescue a broken down speedboat near the Granite City.
Coastguard teams were scrambled after reports of flares being set off in a North-east town.
A missing Aberdeen man has been found safe and well.
Coastguard teams were called after two men were said to have been swept out to sea after getting into difficulty while swimming in the North-east.
Coastguard and RNLI teams were called to rescue a man whose yacht got into difficulty in the North-east.
Coastguard teams have been called to a North-east harbour tonight after a small boat crashed against rocks.
Emergency crews were called after reports of people climbing on the beams of an Aberdeen bridge.
A man had to be rescued this afternoon after encountering problems while jet skiing in the North-east.
A major search operation was launched today in a bid to help find a missing woman.
An offshore worker is being airlifted from a North Sea rig for medical reasons.
A vessel which got into difficulty today in the North Sea is now being towed back to the North-east.
Checks are being carried out on a car which has been found in the River Dee in Aberdeen.
A North-east man who was reported missing today has been traced safe and well.
Emergency services were called after a kayak was found in an Aberdeen river.
AN EYEWITNESS has described the moment he saw a rock climber plunge from an Aberdeen cliff.
A NORTH-EAST coastline is being searched tonight in a bid to find a missing person.
A WOMAN has been taken to hospital after suffering a leg injury at a North-east nature reserve today. Two coastguard teams were called to assist the Scottish Ambulance Service reaching the woman, who sustained an injury on dunes at Forvie Sands, Newburgh, at around 4.45pm. An Aberdeen Coastguard spokesman said: “She has suffered a minor leg injury.”
THE coastguard have carried out a rope rescue to save a distressed dog at Slains Castle this afternoon.
TWO children have been found safe and well after going missing near Aberdeen harbour.
SUSPECTED prank call which resulted in a full land, sea and air search is now being investigated by police.