Reporting Scotland

The BBC and the Scottish Six – A treachery to the Scottish people

The BBC is a global institution which has its headquarters in London.  All major decisions are taken there. It is officially free from interference from the Westminster government of the day and by extension is apolitical – or is supposed to ...

Shiny beads from the BBC – Scottish Six is as dead as a dodo

So now we know that there will be no new prime time Scottish based news programme on BBC Scotland. The Scottish Six is as dead as a dodo. The official BBC statement said: “The BBC looked at the option of a Scottish Six, but we believe that ...

The Scottish Six – Time we told London we’ve had enough

According to The Sunday Herald, BBC chiefs in London have scrapped the idea of a Scottish Six.  If true it’s a repeat of the slap in the face administered to Scotland in 1998 just after devolution. Then we had genuine reporters and presenters ...

The stories Reporting Scotland doesn’t want to cover

You’ll often find them pushed down the priority list, manipulated to remove key elements, or worse still ignored altogether.  They’re the stories that Reporting Scotland just doesn’t want to cover. On Tuesday just such a story broke when ...

Bombshell on BBC bias

BMG poll reveals that less than a quarter of the Scottish public actively reject suggestions of BBC bias against independence As you may have seen overnight, it turns out that the BMG/Herald poll also asked a question about BBC bias against ...