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These billboards are about to pop up all over Scotland, and the BBC will sh*t a brick

Campaign group Inform Scotland is about to release a huge billboard campaign across Scotland, and the BBC will be less than pleased. The pro-independence group describes itself as follows: We are ordinary people, tired of the distortions of ...

BBC Scotland

Percentages Anas, that’s what we need? BBC Salford can do it so why can’t you?

‘Bed blocking in NHS England has become significantly worse in Mental Health Trusts than in Acute Hospitals.’ (BBC Breakfast, 6.1.17) Here are the facts in percentages so we can understand properly: Bed blocking in NHS England, Physical ...

Compensation paid out by Police Scotland has hit nationally low levels

‘In 2015-16 the force paid out £1.27m in damages as a result of 516 claims, up from almost £1.17m the previous year and just under £1m in 2013/14.’ These figures were obtained by the Scottish Conservatives under freedom of information ...

BBC Scotland fails to find evidence of crisis – Scottish Ambulance Service copes with Hogmanay demand

‘Ambulance response times were delayed in London overnight after technical problems hit the control room, the ambulance service has said.’ On a night when the London Ambulance Service attracted the big headlines with a collapse in its ...