Flash, Saviour of, er, Skye Airport?

When you are a BBC reporter, and you’re writing a story about a campaign to reopen up Ashaig Airfield on Skye, you need an angle. But will anyone notice your angle is to talk to the star about your favourite film as a child?

The crisp fresh air and the unending green rolling hills is something I always think of. In all of my global travels, I have never seen that particular shade of green It’s a one-of-a-kind place in colour and character.”

Yes, the Airfield should reopen because Flash Gordon thinks it would be a good idea.