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 ...

Scottish public spending

England subsidises Scottish public spending, think-tank director tells BBC listeners

Scottish public spending is subsidised by English taxpayers, the director of a London based think-tank has claimed. Presenting a programme on BBC Radio 4, Paul Johnson, the director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, claimed Scotland could only ...

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 ...

BBC propaganda machine has limitless money, but underdog Independence Media can still win!

We are getting closer to the point at which our alternative can deliver a death blow to the hegemonic unionist narrative, and they know this. BBC Propaganda It is because of the challenge we pose them that they have taken the next step. On the ...

bbc bias

Youtube censorship shows that BBC are losing the information war against Scottish Independence media

The Youtube shutdown of both the Wings Over Scotland and MoriduraAlt channels has sparked outrage across the Scottish independence movement. BBC Bias, BBC Bias While both Stuart Campbell (Wings Over Scotland) and Peter Curran (MoriduraAlt) ...

youtube censorship

Youtube censorship – Wings Over Scotland account shut down at behest of BBC

A pro-independence blogger has revealed that the BBC had his Youtube account shut down after he published footage of a BBC interview … featuring himself. youtube censorship Stuart Campbell revealed the information after being supplied with a ...

BBC

Stunning BBC journalism completely disregards inflation rate in latest NHS scare story

The BBC front page headline for this is actually just the alarming-sounding “Scottish prescription costs rise by 25%”, without even the qualifier about the timespan. It’s worse than that, though. Because 17 paragraphs down the piece, ...

anti-depressants

Do BBC struggle to understand simple statistics, or do they purposefully misrepresent them?

On BBC Reporting Scotland after 6.30pm, last night, we heard: ‘The number of young people in Scotland on anti-depressants has increased by 10% over the last three years. There were similar increases in England and Northern Ireland.’ The ...

Buchanan Wharf development

2,500 jobs announced by Barclays in Glasgow but BBC spin the good news bad

Thousands of jobs announced by Barclay’s Bank, and destined for Glasgow, may not be secure according to BBC Scotland’s Business and Economy Editor, Douglas Fraser. Appearing on the flagship evening news programme, Reporting Scotland, Fraser ...

anti-Sturgeon interview

The anti-Sturgeon interview and conflict of interest – a BBC Scotland complaint

The following complaint relates to an interview and subsequent news bulletins broadcast on Radio Scotland on July 15th. anti-Sturgeon interview ... The first part of this complaint relates to the interview itself or more precisely the ...

anti-Sturgeon interview

‘Anti-Sturgeon interview’ programme pulled from BBC iPlayer, but why?

anti-Sturgeon interview BBC Scotland chiefs are facing questions after a radio programme containing a controversial interview, which was used to attack Nicola Sturgeon, was pulled from iPlayer. The interview witnessed journalist Pennie ...

BBC’s standards of due accuracy

‘Failure to observe the BBC’s standards of due accuracy’ in obesity scare story

Today, I received a paper response from Fraser Steel of the Executive Complaints Unit. He has accepted that on the mistaken use of the word ‘morbid’, there ‘was a failure to observe the BBC’s standards of due accuracy’ and he ...

SNP government

ECU upholds complaint appeal against BBC Scotland about pejorative term “SNP government”

The BBC’s Editorial Complaints Unit [ECU] has upheld an appeal against BBC Scotland after the broadcaster refused to address a complaint over one of its news broadcasts. The ECU sided with the complainant after BBC Scotland twice refused to ...

unemployment

UNEMPLOYMENT IS OUT OF CONTROL in Scotland!!!!!!!!!

UNEMPLOYMENT IS OUT OF CONTROL in Scotland. Everyone tuned into the BBC knows Scotland is an economic basket case, incapable of autonomous government without the broad shoulders of the United Kingdom. BBC Scotland’s business and economy editor, ...

Reporting Scotland

A BBC Scotland complaint: Reporting Scotland misled viewers

Complaint submitted on July 16th. Reporting Scotland,Reporting Scotland On Reporting Scotland on Sunday July 8th, viewers watched a short clip of Michael Russell answering a question posed to him earlier that morning on Sunday Politics ...

Nicola Sturgeon

BBC Scotland pundit attacks Nicola Sturgeon’s NHS record despite significant conflicts of interest

BBC Scotland has come under attack on social media after an interview conducted by a regular guest pundit was used in order to attack SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon’s record on the NHS. Broadcast on Sunday, the interview witnessed journalist Pennie ...