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A BBC Scotland complaint – Douglas Fraser: GERS and the Scottish ‘deficit’

Complaint submitted on August 26th On August 23rd Good Morning Scotland broadcast an item following the publication of the GERS report.  The item featured two questions posed by BBC Scotland’s business & economy editor Douglas ...

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BBC forced to apologise after misrepresenting GERS figures … again

BBC news has been forced to apologise after misleading viewers on figures contained in the latest GERS  [Government Expenditure and Revenue Scotland] report. On Wednesday the broadcaster claimed GERS showed that the Scottish government had spent ...