Slideshow - Week in pictures

Don’t miss this week’s issue of the Stornoway Gazette, some of the highlights include:

Impact of flight cuts on islands care, see page 5.

Government asked for view on Independence for islands on page 6.

Pier arrives safely in Ullapool, see page 7.

North Atlantic rower prepares for voyage of a lifetime, see page 10

‘Something For Sienna’ charity walk on page 12.

Stramash kicks off summer festival season on page 18.

Wildlife photographer puts Lewis in focus, see page 19.

Mackinnon Dancers raise money for Leanne Fund on page 22.

Breasclete school choir of 1972 on page 24.

Laxdale Chimps claim Gold medal in Sport Festival Mixed Football event, see page 33.

Queen’s Baton Relay runners revealed on page 34.

Island ladies rise to 5k challenge, see page 35.

Pain in the rain for Camanachd Leodhais on page 36.