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A BBC Scotland complaint: Reporting Scotland misled viewers

Complaint submitted on July 16th. Reporting Scotland,Reporting Scotland On Reporting Scotland on Sunday July 8th, viewers watched a short clip of Michael Russell answering a question posed to him earlier that morning on Sunday Politics ...

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BBC presenter criticised after linking Scottish Nationalists to Xenophobia

A BBC Scotland presenter has come in for criticism after appearing to suggest Scottish Nationalists are parochial and xenophobic. Sunday Politics Scotland host Gordon Brewer was interviewing Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard. Pressing ...

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BBC admits it “misquoted” Nicola Sturgeon’s HGV comments but says coverage “balanced”

The BBC has admitted it “misquoted” First Minister Nicola Sturgeon after one of its most high-profile presenters claimed the SNP leader had criticised HGV drivers following last week’s snow blizzard which left many vehicles stranded. In a ...

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BBC interview of Ruth Davidson branded ‘disappointing’ by SNP MP

An interview conducted by one of BBC Scotland’s most high-profile presenters has been branded “disappointing” after its subject, the leader of the Scottish Conservative Party, Ruth Davidson, escaped scrutiny in several key areas. SNP MP ...

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The UK-media spin events in Catalonia – Catalan government called an “illegal” referendum

Below is a clip from yesterday’s edition of Sunday Politics Scotland. It features a man called José Rodriguez Mora, who was introduced to SPS viewers neutrally as simply an academic from Edinburgh University but was in fact instrumental in the ...