Tory’s & BBC
SNP government

Nothing wrong with calling the Scottish Government the ‘SNP Government’ says defiant BBC

Reporters at BBC Scotland do not habitually call the Scottish government the SNP government whenever reporting on controversial policies, an official has claimed. In a response to a recent complaint, the Editor of Radio News also insisted there ...

bias by omission

A BBC Scotland complaint – P1 assessments and bias by omission

Claims of Tory opportunism were central to the Scottish Govt defence of its P1 assessments and its response to the Tory motion. On Sept 13th, the First Minister highlighted the 2016 manifesto during FMQ’s, yet the revelation never featured on ...

Brexit

Rape Crisis Scotland questions validity of Scottish Tory ‘innocent’ verdict on sexual harassment allegations made against its own MSP

... The verdict was immediately slammed by campaign group Rape Crisis Scotland.  In a statement the group appeared to suggest the verdict had been pre-determined. It said: “The fact that the Scottish Conservatives issued a press call for ...

Alex Salmond

Salmond allegations: BBC provides platform as Unionists launch smear attack on Sturgeon

Unionist politicians have seized on allegations against Alex Salmond in order to launch a smear campaign against Nicola Sturgeon. ... The news that former First Minister Alex Salmond had been investigated over allegations he had sexually ...

dark money

BBC – never shy to doorstep Nicola Sturgeon – refuse to chase Ruth Davidson over ‘Dark Money’

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has refused to face questions over the so-called Dark Money scandal for the second time this month.Dark money Yesterday on Good Morning Scotland, presenter Gary Robertson revealed the MSP had again ...