BBC Complaints
TV licence

170,000 people sign petition to abolish BBC TV licence

by The National  |  13th Jun 2019  | Image :  Pixabay Another petition yesterday soared way past the free licence petition – it called for the abolition of the TV licence. The petition stated: “Abolish the BBC television ...

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TWO top SNP figures have officially complained to the BBC over ‘failing’ Scotland

by The National  |  15th Mar 2019  |  Image : Pixabay TWO top SNP figures have officially complained to the BBC over its coverage of the party in this week's key Brexit debates. A joint letter from SNP Westminster leader Ian ...

Jackie Bird

Reporting Scotland editor apologises for Jackie Bird being wrong and ‘has a word with her’

by Prof. John Robertson  |  12 Feb 2019  |  Image : Pixabay Here’s my complaint on 24th January: ‘In a report on deaths at the QEU Hospital, Jackie Bird said: ‘[T]he deaths of two patients from a rare fungal infection.’ ...

BBC Complaints

When Reporting Scotland are caught lying, they say it ‘did not quite come out as intended’

by Prof. John Robertson  |  12 Feb 2019  |  Image : Pixabay On 24th January, I wrote to BBC Complaints saying: ‘With regard to deaths at the QEU Hospital in Glasgow, Lisa Summers said: ‘It became clear that two patients had ...

obesity

BBC Scotland: ‘All morbidly obese people are by definition obese’ so we can do what we like to scare and titillate you

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  18 Dec 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay My complaint on 28th November can be reduced to one main point: ‘Talking about and only using statistics about general obesity ...