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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 ...

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 ...

drug survey

BBC Scotland tarnish the image of Scottish people through a misrepresented Drug Survey

As crime plummets in Scotland, BBC Scotland News resorts to misrepresentations of research findings in the 2018 Global Drug Survey to suggest another ‘crisis’ in Scotland. Headlined in TV broadcasts throughout the morning and online, ...

Rape Clause

Esther McVey’s ‘Rape Clause’ comments not significant enough to report says BBC Editor

Comments made by a UK minister in defence of the Rape Clause were not important enough to report, the Editor of Reporting Scotland has said. Esther McVey claimed the policy, which forces women who have been raped to provide details of their ...

ScotRail

BBC Scotland’s targeting of Scottish institutions intensifies as focus turns to ScotRail

The targeting of major Scottish institutions by the BBC in Scotland appears to have intensified. On Monday the broadcaster headlined not one but two separate negative stories relating to Scottish railways with Queen Street Station the focus of ...

pregnant

Pregnant Ruth Davidson more newsworthy than ‘Power Grab’ says BBC Editor

An announcement from Ruth Davidson that she was pregnant was more newsworthy than Westminster’s bid to seize control of devolved powers, according to the Editor of Reporting Scotland. The BBC Scotland official was responding to a complaint ...

Scottish independence

Huge pro-Indy march a possible ‘threat’ to SNP says BBC Scotland presenter

A huge march in support of Scottish independence could be a threat to the SNP, a BBC Scotland presenter has said. Gordon Brewer made the claim during a live discussion on the Sunday Politics Scotland programme. Speaking to journalist Paul ...

biased

BBC Scotland denies its Scots Govt “under pressure” claim was biased

BBC Scotland has denied being biased against the Scottish government after several of its reporters claimed Nicola Sturgeon’s administration was “under pressure” over the Power Grab row. In a response to a complaint submitted last week, a ...