A walker was rescued near Peinachorrain yesterday evening (Thursday 10 August.)

The female walker had been unprepared for the weather and was stuck on a rock.

Local police, Skye Mountain Rescue and the Maritime and Coastguard Agency were in the Braes area, with the helicopter overhead, in order to assist the walker.  

The casualty required no onward assistance and was handed over to the care of Police Scotland.