GA Ponsonby

How to complain to BBC and appeal their decision to Ofcom

Here is a link to the BBC complaints system. Alternatively, you can complain - Via phone :  03700 100 222*  or   03700 100 212* ...

Inform Scotland – Our mission, our ethos, our goals

Simon Malzer: Why our group Inform Scotland is embarking on a BBC bias advertising campaign Simon Malzer from Inform Scotland explains ...

Inform Scotland on the news

Inform Scotland billboard campaign and fundraiser featured on RT UK News   RT UK covered our Inform Scotland poster campaign ...

taped and gagged

BBC knew about ‘taped and gagged’ story weeks ago, reporter confirms

A BBC Scotland reporter has confirmed the broadcaster knew about claims made by a female civil servant, who alleges she was taped to a chair and gagged, weeks before it reported the story.... ... The story appeared on BBC Scotland on Wednesday ...

Brexit disaster

Scottish NHS ‘Brexit disaster’ warning pushed down news agenda by BBC

A BBC Scotland presenter has defended the bizarre scheduling of a Brexit related interview by claiming that its early morning slot was due to the interviewee’s travel plans. The defence by Gary Robertson followed criticisms that a warning that ...

snp

SNP put BBC Scotland on notice – the gloves are OFF!

BBC Scotland is failing to carry out its obligations to Scotland and has a flagship TV news programme that is out of date and parochial, according to the SNP. In a move that signals a toughening approach to the national broadcaster, the SNP has ...

drugs

Within days of Scottish independence debate restart, BBC create fear on drug treatment figures

Early today and six times before 9:00 am, BBC Scotland’s insert in the Breakfast show, announced: ‘BBC Scotland has found people addicted to drugs are having to wait up to six months for treatment including for methadone prescriptions. ...

bbc bias

Stuart Campbell’s BBC bias comments not aired by BBC. How strange….

In a Sunday Politics Scotland segment about media bias and "alleged BBC bias", Stuart Campbell from Wings Over Scotland was invited to share his views. Although Campbell was informed that only thirty seconds of his interview would air, it is ...

independence referendum

Indyref2 – SNP will not be caught out by BBC bias next time says Alex Salmond

Alex Salmond has said the SNP will not be caught off guard by the BBC’s pro-Union coverage when the second independence referendum is called. The former First Minister revealed that he had a “blind spot” for the broadcaster in 2014 ...

Philip Hammond

Senior Tory Philip Hammond snubs BBC Scotland by refusing interview request

A UK government minister has delivered a dismissive snub to BBC Scotland after rejecting a request for an interview. Philip Hammond was visiting Edinburgh in order to reassure Financial Technology companies worried about the effects of ...

power grab

“IT’S YOUR JOB TO INFORM THEM” about the ‘Power Grab’ – BBC reporter’s reply stinks….

A BBC Scotland reporter has hit out at criticism of the broadcaster’s coverage of the Westminster Power Grab, insisting it has been covered adequately. Nick Eardley, who is the Westminster Correspondent, tweeted: “I mean… we’ve only ...

power grab

BBC reporter under fire for claiming Scots not interested in Westminster ‘Power Grab’

A BBC reporter has come under fire after claiming the Scottish public isn’t interested in the Power Grab that will see Westminster seize devolved powers for up to seven years. Writing in an article on the BBC website, Sarah Smith described the ...

Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith’s arrogance shows that BBC are gatekeepers of important news, not impartial reporters

Today, Sarah Smith, High Heidyin for Scottish News at BBC Jockland, disingenuously or stupidly, wonders why Scots are not aflame with indignation at the UK Government’s plans to roll back devolution via their Brexit strategy. She ...

crime

BBC Scotland lie and distort in order to blemish Scotland with supposed violent crime crisis

We recently watched as BBC Scotland attempted to scare its audience by trying to spread England’s knife crime crisis to Scotland as part of their wider campaign to question the notion that Scotland is becoming a bit different from England, even, ...

Scottish farmers

BBC Scotland hiding Britain’s exploitation of Scottish farmers who are being RIPPED OFF

Here’s today’s headline from BBC Scotland: ‘Delay to Scottish EU farm subsidy review’ It doesn’t sound like much for the pro-independence movement to be concerned about, does it? Kevin Keane then opens with: ‘A long-anticipated ...

power grab

BBC BLACKOUT!!! Corbyn’s ‘Power Grab’ comments not reported

BBC Scotland’s flagship news programme has refused to report an intervention by UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn in the so-called ‘Power Grab’ dispute after he backed the Scottish government stance. Mr Corbyn had been on a visit to Scotland ...

BBC Scotland

Education becomes the latest Scottish sector to be targeted by BBC Scotland

Teaching has become the latest target for the BBC in Scotland in what appears to be a campaign aimed at portraying Scottish institutions as failing. This morning the BBC Scotland radio phone-in programme hosted by Kaye Adams featured education as ...

drug users

BBC Scotland accused of misrepresenting drug study in order to ‘deceive and panic’

BBC Scotland has been accused of either misunderstanding or deliberately misrepresenting an academic study in order to push sensational falsehoods about drug use in Scotland. The accusation follows claims by the broadcaster that Scottish drug ...