|?||Volunteer Hut Photo|
|?||Garage at police Station, UIG, Isle of Skye Photo|
|2001||Nissan Hut at old Post Office Earlish Isle of Skye. IV51 9XL Photo|
|2005||Large Shed behind Cal-Mac Office (Temp) Photo|
|2007||New Temporary Station, up first road on the left past the UIG Hotel Photo|
|2013?||Large Shed behind Cal-Mac Office (Temp)|
2005 Sub Officer John McCrimmon
2014 Watch Manager Peter McInnes
|Feb 2001||X923RST||LDV Convoy/HIFB||LFA|
|12/8/2008||SY06BHK||MAN 12-225/Emergency One||WrL|
|January 2019||ST68NYS||Iveco Daily 70C 18D/Emergency One||RRU|
The Rapid Response Unit carries a crew of four and is equipped with 2 BA Sets and Cobra Cold Cutting Equipment.
|1975 to 1983||Northern Fire Brigade ?|
|1983 to 2005||Highland and Islands Fire Brigade|
|2005 to 2013||Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service|
|1/4/2013||Scottish Fire and Rescue Service|
2000/2001 Unit upgraded to BA Status.
With the new brigade structure introduced in the summer of 2003 the 3 Divisions were re-organised into 2 Commands North and South, Uig was put into South Command. Call signs remained the same.
On 1st April 2005 along with 61 other units Uig was upgraded to a Retained Unit, drilling one night per week and receiving a retaining fee.
Uig had a call sign of B36 in The Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service, this was changed to T32, the new National Call Sign, when the Control at Inverness closed on 6/12/2016 and moved to Dundee.
If you know of any mistakes in this or have any additional information please let me know.
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