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Captain Wheeler's final departure

30th August 2016

One of NorthLink's longest serving Captains was honoured today (Tuesday, 30 August) with a series of celebrations at Lerwick.

The events, organised as a tribute to Captain Dave Wheeler for years of service on the ‘North Boats’ since 1989, will include pilot vessel Knab  leading the M.V. Hjaltland from Lerwick harbour on his final sailing before retirement.

Lerwick Port Authority Chief Executive Sandra Laurenson, presented a framed commemorative aerial photo of the harbour to Capt. Wheeler at a celebratory lunch earlier today.

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Watch MV Hjaltland's departure here http://www.shetland.org/60n/webcams/victoria-pier  or  http://www.shetland.org/60n/webcams/lerwick-town-hall 



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