BBC Complaints
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 ...

P1 assessments

P1 assessments complaint passed to Ofcom

by Indyref2.scot  |  12 Dec 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay ... My complaint thus hinges on whether Ofcom believes that to reconsider “the whole approach to evaluating the progress of P1 pupils” can only mean scrapping P1 ...

Hard Brexit

A BBC Scotland complaint – A series of Brexit falsehoods

by Indyref2.scot  |  18 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay Complaint submitted on November 18th This complaint relates to several Brexit related broadcasts that appeared on BBC Scotland. ..... Politics Scotland, Oct ...