Reporting Scotland
Allan Browne

Fact Checking Broken Ankle Boy

The BBC in scotland – or the BS-C – is at it again. It is no coincidence that every time it presents the view of the ‘man in the street’ the man in question is a die-hard anti-Scottish, British nationalist. It is high time we put an end to ...

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A BBC Scotland Complaint – ‘Single Crew Ambulances’

On January 4th a story appeared across every platform on BBC Scotland. The story related to so-called single crew ambulances. According to the BBC 10,000 such ambulances had been despatched between 2013/14 and 2016/17. In every single broadcast ...

Dr Richard Simpson

A BBC Scotland Complaint – Dr Richard Simpson’s FOI Requests

Freedom of Information requests submitted by Dr Richard Simpson On December 18th a story appeared across BBC Scotland platforms.  The story was based on two Freedom of Information requests submitted by former Scottish Labour MSP Dr Richard ...

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A BBC Scotland Complaint – The Tory ‘bullying’ claim

Below is a BBC Scotland complaint.  The complaint relates to coverage on BBC Scotland of an accusation levelled against the Scottish Government by the Scottish Tory party and the subsequent failure of BBC Scotland to provide similar coverage ...

GA Ponsonby

GA Ponsonby complaint to the BBC receives a typically weak response

Below is the full exchange between former blogger GA Ponsonby and the BBC following a complaint lodged by Mr Ponsonby.  The complaint centred on an item broadcast on Reporting Scotland on August 24th 2017 and a longer version shown online that same ...