Uig to Tarbert service delayed due to medical emergency

The MV Hebrides pictured at Uig Harbour – photo credit: Willie Urquhart (photo not taken today)

The 2.10 pm sailing from Uig, Skye to Tarbert, Harris on Wednesday (29th August) was delayed due to a medical emergency.

The announcement was posted on the CalMac Service Info Twitter account around 2.45 pm, and a further post has since stated that subsequent sailings will be delayed. CalMac has said that more updates will follow once the information on the departure time from Uig is confirmed.

Update: The MV Hebrides departed at Uig at 3.37 pm on Wednesday 29th August. The Free Press contacted the Scottish Ambulance Service for comment on the medical emergency but were still awaiting a response at the time this article was updated.