BBC Complaints

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 ...

SNP government

ECU upholds complaint appeal against BBC Scotland about pejorative term “SNP government”

The BBC’s Editorial Complaints Unit [ECU] has upheld an appeal against BBC Scotland after the broadcaster refused to address a complaint over one of its news broadcasts. The ECU sided with the complainant after BBC Scotland twice refused to ...

unemployment

UNEMPLOYMENT IS OUT OF CONTROL in Scotland!!!!!!!!!

UNEMPLOYMENT IS OUT OF CONTROL in Scotland. Everyone tuned into the BBC knows Scotland is an economic basket case, incapable of autonomous government without the broad shoulders of the United Kingdom. BBC Scotland’s business and economy editor, ...

Reporting Scotland

A BBC Scotland complaint: Reporting Scotland misled viewers

Complaint submitted on July 16th. Reporting Scotland,Reporting Scotland On Reporting Scotland on Sunday July 8th, viewers watched a short clip of Michael Russell answering a question posed to him earlier that morning on Sunday Politics ...

Nicola Sturgeon

BBC Scotland pundit attacks Nicola Sturgeon’s NHS record despite significant conflicts of interest

BBC Scotland has come under attack on social media after an interview conducted by a regular guest pundit was used in order to attack SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon’s record on the NHS. Broadcast on Sunday, the interview witnessed journalist Pennie ...

Theresa May Brexit Plan

Theresa May Brexit plan endorsement article tweeted by BBC reporter – Social media users unimpressed

A BBC Scotland reporter has been criticised on social media after using his twitter account to promote a newspaper article backing Theresa May. Nick Eardley, who is BBC Scotland’s Westminster correspondent, retweeted a link to a Daily Mail ...

NHS Scotland

Is BBC Scotland exploiting patients with mental health problems to attack NHS Tayside?

After a quiet spell, BBC Scotland has returned to its proxy war strategy against the SNP using exaggerated and distorted tales of problems within NHS Scotland. They tend to be insensitive stories but the latest is particularly so, using ...

Dark Money

BBC gives ‘Dark Money’ dodger Davidson free platform to attack SNP

BBC Scotland’s flagship news programme has been slammed after it handed an under-pressure Ruth Davidson a free platform to attack the SNP. Davidson, who has refused to give interviews over so-called Dark Money donations to her party, faced not ...

dark money

‘Dark Money’ questions avoided by Ruth Davidson as controversy grows

Ruth Davidson has refused to be interviewed on the growing controversy surrounding so-called Dark Money donations to her party. The Scottish Conservative leader is facing questions over cash received from the secretive Scottish Unionist ...

Brexit dark money

Dark Money and the BBC’s Sleight of Hand

THE BRITISH STATE BROADCASTER, the BBC, has been suspiciously reluctant to report any details of the mushrooming Brexit dark money scandal. Since Monday I have been tweeting Gary Robertson, BBC Scotland’s Good Morning Scotland radio anchor, ...

Dark Money

Tory ‘Dark Money’ scandal being questioned, not by lapdog BBC, but by Nicola Sturgeon

Scotland’s First Minister has questioned the lack of coverage of the so-called Dark Money scandal that has engulfed the Scottish Conservative Party. In a tweet posted on Monday, Nicola Sturgeon said “Only just caught up with the detail of ...

Dark Money scandal

Tory ‘Dark Money’ scandal has BBC Scotland extremely tight-lipped

BBC Scotland has come under fire over its refusal to cover a funding scandal that links a shady organisation, the DUP and the Scottish Conservative party. The so-called Dark Money scandal was exposed in May last year after it emerged hundreds of ...

BBC Executive Complaints

BBC exonerate BBC on coverage of crime gangs in Scotland

I’ve been a fool. Jeremy Hayes, Complaints Director, at the BBC Executive Complaints Unit in London seemed to be taking my complaint about Reporting Scotland’s scare story on crime gangs on Scotland seriously. See my original complaint ...

NHS Scotland

BBC Scotland and BMA collude to produce a classic NHS Scotland scare story

Six times this morning (and no doubt three time this evening on Reporting Scotland) we heard, headlined: ‘Doctors’ leaders are warning that the NHS in Scotland is being pushed to the brink!’ We’ve been here before, several times, with ...

Tory child rapist

BBC UK silent on Tory child rapist yet Reporting Scotland obsesses over SNP MSP’s inappropriate text

From the Canary, yesterday: ‘On 18 June, two Conservative politicians were convicted of child sexual abuse. The jury at Swansea Crown Court found former mayor for Pembroke David Boswell guilty of raping a girl under the age of 10. On the same ...

Brexit

EU Brexit Coordinator’s backing for Scots Govt ignored by Reporting Scotland

Comments from the EU’s Brexit Coordinator, giving backing to the Scottish Government over its Single Market and Customs Union proposals for the UK, have been airbrushed out of BBC Scotland’s flagship news programme. Guy Verhofstadt was ...