bbc complaints

How to complain to BBC and appeal their decision to Ofcom

Here is a link to the BBC complaints system. Alternatively, you can complain - Via phone :  03700 100 222*  or   03700 100 212* ...

Inform Scotland – Our mission, our ethos, our goals

Simon Malzer: Why our group Inform Scotland is embarking on a BBC bias advertising campaign Simon Malzer from Inform Scotland explains ...

Inform Scotland on the news

Inform Scotland billboard campaign and fundraiser featured on RT UK News   RT UK covered our Inform Scotland poster campaign ...

Agriculture deaths

Agriculture deaths ‘higher in Scotland’ says BBC – they are in fact lower – FAKE NEWS!!!

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  15 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay No, they are not. In a report on the BBC Scotland News Network we are presented with the headline: Agriculture deaths ‘higher in ...

fishing sector

BBC Scotland launches MASSIVE ‘Fishing’ propaganda effort as May’s Brexit deal undermines Scots Tories

by Indyref2.scot  |  14 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay The British Broadcasting Corporation’s Scottish branch has launched a massive propaganda effort in what appears to be a bid to help Ruth Davidson’s Scottish Tory party after ...

BBC Brexit Jargon Buster

The “BBC Brexit Jargon Buster” appears to be busted

by Rev. Stuart Campbell  |  Wings Over Scotland  |  14 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay Ever aware of its need to deliver informed enlightenment to the populace, the state broadcaster has recently put up a BBC Brexit Jargon ...

Reporting Scotland

Reporting Scotland forced to issue on-air apology after broadcasting fake news

by Indyref2.scot  |  13 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay 1, 2 Reporting Scotland has been forced into broadcasting an on-air apology after claims relating to the SNP made on the programme turned out to be false. On Monday night’s ...

brexit

BBC Scotland and Fake Brexit news

by Indyref2.scot  |  10 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay Lately we’ve been become aware of several BBC Scotland broadcasts that have contained false claims with respect to Brexit.  Specifically the so-called ‘People’s Vote’ ...

Fraser of Allander Nice

BBC Scotland promotes Fraser of Allander Nice Neoliberal Institute’s latest daft idea

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  9 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay One of Reporting Scotland’s favourite sources of ‘news’ is always a new report from the Fraser of Allander Nice Neoliberal ...

P1 assessments

A BBC Scotland complaint: P1 assessment falsehoods

by Indyref2.scot  |  8 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay This complaint relates to broadcasts on Good Morning Scotland and Reporting Scotland on October 25th. On October 25th various BBC Scotland presenters, referring to a motion on ...

brexit

Listener who complained about lack of ‘MSP Brexit vote’ coverage on GMS told to “buy a fish supper” if he wants yesterday’s news

by Indyref2.scot  |  8 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay A listener who complained about the lack of coverage on a flagship BBC Scotland news programme has been told to “buy a fish supper” if he wants to read “yesterday’s ...

Brexit

Reporting Scotland fails to report Sturgeon’s post-Brexit concerns for NHS

by Indyref2.scot  |  4 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay Reporting Scotland has failed to report significant concerns raised by the First Minister for the NHS as a result of Brexit. Nicola Sturgeon was scheduled to give a keynote ...

hate crime

Second complaint to BBC Scotland on poor quality coverage of hate crime

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  Nov  3 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay My follow-up complaint today: CAS-5133614-9673ZG Complaint follow-up My follow-up comments, limited by the system word limit which you ...

David Dimbleby

David Dimbleby says Scotland’s Indyref “brutalised politics” and left people “frightened”

by Indyref2.scot  |  3 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay Veteran BBC presenter David Dimbleby has controversially claimed the Scottish independence referendum “brutalised politics”. The Question Time presenter also claimed ...

cancer mortality rate

Cancer mortality rates fall 10% but Reporting Scotland ignore it

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  Oct  31 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay From the NHS Information Services Division, yesterday: ‘Over the last ten years, the overall age-adjusted cancer mortality rate has ...

Reporting Scotland

Reporting Scotland: Tragic Death story morbidly lingered over but little contextual information given

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  27 Oct 2018  |  Image : Michel Curi It’s an awful, tragic, case. The parent’s anger and despair are understandable, but is it, on its own, news of the kind a public ...

BBC Performance Tracker

BBC Performance Tracker makes uncomfortable reading for the BBC – Scots are very dissatisfied

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  27 Oct 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay The Ofcom, BBC Performance Tracker October 2017 – April 2018, makes uncomfortable reading for the BBC. 64% of all UK adults had a ...

P1 Assessments

P1 Assessments – BBC Scotland’s lies and omissions

by Indyref2.scot  |  25 Oct 2018  | On September 19th a vote took place in the Scottish parliament.  The vote was on a motion lodged by Tory MSP Liz Smith.  The motion can be seen below. The motion very clearly calls on the ...