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SNP walkout

Weekend Good Morning Scotland criticised over lack of Power Grab coverage

BBC Scotland’s weekend edition of its flagship morning news programme has been criticised over a failure to cover last week’s SNP walkout from the UK parliament. The programme, Weekend Good Morning Scotland, contains debates and discussions ...

obesity

BBC admit ‘honest mistake made’ in their obesity scare story

'.... As you rightly point out, the report on television also said that new research suggested that more than one in three women in Scotland would be morbidly obese by 2035. The reference should have been to general obesity. (Although you do not ...

bias by omission

Complaint to BBC Scotland – Bias by omission in coverage of obesity

After my post this morning: Scottish Government actions to cause obesity to plateau in Scotland as it soars in England and Wales: BBC Scotland ignore this. I made this complaint, alleging bias by omission: In the report on obesity, at 09:00, ...

Brexit disaster

Scottish NHS ‘Brexit disaster’ warning pushed down news agenda by BBC

A BBC Scotland presenter has defended the bizarre scheduling of a Brexit related interview by claiming that its early morning slot was due to the interviewee’s travel plans. The defence by Gary Robertson followed criticisms that a warning that ...

BBC Scotland

Education becomes the latest Scottish sector to be targeted by BBC Scotland

Teaching has become the latest target for the BBC in Scotland in what appears to be a campaign aimed at portraying Scottish institutions as failing. This morning the BBC Scotland radio phone-in programme hosted by Kaye Adams featured education as ...