The ongoing concerns about the reliability of flights to and from the Scottish Islands continues with our front page splash, now Highlands and Islands MSP David Stewart is calling for action from Transport Minister Derek Mackay.
We have a special two-page spread on all our lovely readers who took part in seasonal Dressing Up and Dressing Down events across the Islands, see all the fun, and sometimes scary, costumes on pages 8 & 9.
We have a special feature from a local daycare centre which hosts an initiative using museum artefacts to spark people’s memories, find out more on page 10.
See our special feature on the work being done to support Veterans on pages 12 & 13.
As ever we have a run-down of the weekend’s entertainment menu from our regular columnist Jori Kim in The Scene on page 16 and if you are a Rod Stewart fan we feature a special interview with him on his new album and tour on page 23.
Looking to make life a little easier? Then check out our feature on the top gadgets that could help on page 33.
And it’s running which is our top sports story this week with a full report from the SRAC team’s efforts in Slovenia.