|The MoD have given notice that there will be a military exercise taking place involving the Cape Wrath Range later this month.|
|CAPE WRATH TRAINING CENTRE – DEFENCE TRAINING ESTATE SCOTLAND|
NOTICE TO FISHERMEN PART 1
1. Military Exercises will take place on Cape Wrath Range (Garvie Island (An Garbh-eilean)) during the following period
11-16 March 2013 – 0900-1900 hrs local daily
18-29 March 2013 – 0900-1700 hrs local daily
2. It is mandatory that vessels in the vicinity of the Range keep a listening watch on VHF Channel 16.
3. Further information can be obtained by telephoning the “Cape Wrath Information Line” on FREEPHONE 0800 833300. The number will provide specific information about active/non-active periods and when the Range road (U70) will be open/closed for public access.
David Halpin, Major (Retd), Comdt Highlands North Training Facilities, DTE (Scotland)