NHS Scotland
foi requests

BBC and Unionist parties send over 400 FOI requests to Scottish NHS board

A Scottish NHS board has had to field over 400 separate FOI requests from the BBC and each of Holyrood’s three pro-Union parties. Data obtained by Indyref2 shows that from January 2015 until January this year, NHS Orkney received a total of 418 ...

Broken Ankle Man

BBC Scotland says ‘Broken Ankle Man’ item was “fair, accurate and impartial”

BBC Scotland has defended a news item dubbed Broken Ankle Man insisting it was “fair, accurate and impartial”. The organisation also accused a licence payer who complained about the broadcast of basing a complaint “on the way in which ...

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 ...