baby boxes

Baby boxes sidelined by BBC, focus shifted to Salmond’s ‘sexist’ joke in order to smear SNP

The Scottish government rolled out baby boxes yesterday [Tuesday]. The boxes contain essentials for new mums. The box itself can be used as a cot for new born babies whose mothers, for whatever reason, may not have a proper sleeping place for ...

monitoring BBC Scotland political output

Monitoring BBC Scotland political output – Reporting Scotland 31 July 2017

A pilot project is currently underway with the aim of monitoring BBC Scotland political output.  A key part of this project will be analysing political items broadcast by the flagship news programme Reporting Scotland. Below is an example of how ...

ruth davidson

The Ruth Davidson Fan Club – BBC’s sycophantic reporters

Did you see Reporting Scotland last night? One of the items on the programme was about Ruth Davidson. Had the Scottish Tory leader been answering questions about the DUP deal, the party’s suspended councillors or the looming Brexit catastrophe ...

bias through omission

BBC ignore their own guilt in Michelle Thomson case and focus on Sturgeon

Last week Reporting Scotland dropped a highly significant story which undermined Scottish Conservative claims over post-Brexit fishing access to UK waters. A clear example of bias through omission or a lack of resource?  Independence supporters ...

Scotland’s fishing sector

BBC suddenly quiet about Scotland’s post-Brexit fishing sector

How many times have you watched a BBC Scotland news report about Brexit only to find the reporter reminding you of the damage the EU has done to Scotland’s fishing sector? It’s been a constant since we Scots voted to remain, only to find ...