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Byline: The Lerwick Lifeboat guided the Good Shephard into Grutness pier.
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An inter Island ferry that travels back and forth from Sumburgh to Fair Isle Good Shephard had to be towed into Grutness pier after drifting off Sumburgh Head having broken down shortly before 10am with 11 passengers and four crew onboard.

The incident occurred on 5 August.

RNLI Media Contacts: Marianne Masson, Lerwick lifeboat press officer, 07894 825620.

Byline: The Lerwick Lifeboat guided the Good Shephard into Grutness pier.
Page Content:

An inter Island ferry that travels back and forth from Sumburgh to Fair Isle Good Shephard had to be towed into Grutness pier after drifting off Sumburgh Head having broken down shortly before 10am with 11 passengers and four crew onboard.

The incident occurred on 5 August.

RNLI Media Contacts: Marianne Masson, Lerwick lifeboat press officer, 07894 825620.