An embarrassment to journalism

  The Scottish media displays such a remarkable uniformity of thought when it comes to the independence debate that you’d think it’d be the easiest thing in the world for them to at least all get their story straight when they launch ...

April 12th, 2014 | BBC, GA Ponsonby, Newsnet, Referendum 2014

Referendum Guidelines are ‘not rules’, BBC Head of Politics warns

  The BBC’s chief political adviser in London has said that there are no “rules of do’s and don’ts” as far as the corporation’s coverage of the independence referendum is concerned. Ric Bailey has said that new guidelines ...