‘Should this policy come to fruition, and I very much hope it does, it must be island-proofed and no community should be left disadvantaged.’
‘We are working hard to raise understanding, at all levels, of Argyll and Bute’s challenges and opportunities.’
‘We are not asking for anything other than fair and equal treatment.’
It is to be hoped that improvements for his community will not be achieved at the cost of such massive detriment to another.
MSPs call for government meeting to discuss CalMac difficulties
But commemoration organisers praise CalMac Islay staff, saying they have been ‘brilliant at a very trying time’.