Council convener Stephen Hagan said: "An aircraft taking off from Inverness will take about 50 minutes to one of the outer isles
And she has no plans to trade it in for a normal motor - she hasn't got a driving licence, though she does have a special dispensation for the outer isles
Contract Award Notice: The works comprise the assessment and testing of portable appliances located at various Council sites on the Orkney mainland and outer isles
Co-ordinator Rhoda Featherstone said many families on Orkney and the outer isles
- part of Lib Dem Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael's constituency - were struggling to get by before the food bank opened last month.
In their objection, the Free Presbyterian Church's Outer Isles
Presbytery said their complaint was based on "a higher law than that of men".
Contract Notice: Testing of portable appliances located at various Council sites on the Orkney mainland and outer isles
Machrie on Islay is a great old links and Harris, Stornoway, Benbecuala, Akernish and Barra cover the outer Isles
Last week a Lewis businessman failed in his bid for an entertainment licence to run fruit machines on Sundays and virtually all pub doors in the Outer Isles
are still firmly closed on the Sabbath.