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 ...

bbc bias

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 ...