NHS Scotland
sarah smith

Sarah Smith BBC Scotland editor reporting fake news AGAIN!!!

The BBC’s Scotland editor Sarah Smith has come under fire after yet another broadcast relating to Scottish politics contained false information. In an item broadcast on the BBC’s flagship News at Six programme on February 7th, Smith told ...

Sarah Smith

BBC’s Scotland Editor forced to apologise after inflating Scottish NHS waiting time figures

The BBC’s Scotland Editor has been forced to make an embarrassing apology after grossly inflating the number of people who waited more than four hours in Scottish A&E departments. Sarah Smith issued the apology after claiming 100,000 people ...

winter nhs crisis

BBC Scotland inflates standard fluctuations into WINTER NHS CRISIS

The Scottish media has been operating at what former BBC journalist Paul Mason once called “full propaganda strength” for the last few weeks, trying to inflate some pretty standard seasonal fluctuations into a WINTER NHS CRISIS.  One of the ...

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 ...

institutional corruption

Hiding good news – Reporting Scotland at its best [worst]

An example of what I believe is the institutional corruption within BBC Scotland appeared on Wednesday.  The day started off with some surprising good news. Scotland had the best performing NHS across the whole of the UK.  Alone out of the four ...