This week sees the return of the Fife twa after Lesley's op.
Lesley pays tribute to the larger than life, late Paddy Bort ,doyen of the Edinburgh folk scene and powerful advocate for local democracy.
You know when you ask someone a question and they actually give you the answer!
Well, stand by for Lesley's forensic dissection of the BBC's proposals for a new Scottish channel, in particular the news at nine.
We try and get to grips with the Sadiq Khan speech at the recent Scottish Labour Party conference in Perth and I , in particular, just don't understand Labour's strategy.
Back in Westminster the Tories seem to be prevaricating over the details of the transfer of powers back from Europe to Holyrood. Can Mundell's "guarantees" be trusted?
In addition to all this there's more than a passing mention of Antonio Gramsci and I make another startling confession this time involving a Hillman Imp and a dry stane dyke.