Politics Show ‘technical difficulties’ plague BBC Scotland

  The BBC has come under fire after viewers in Scotland who tuned in for Sunday’s edition of The Politics Show Scotland (14 March)...

Calls for investigation into Purcell decisions

  SNP Councillor Billy McAllister has called for an investigation into decisions taken by the former leader of Glasgow City Council Steven Purcell.  The...

Scottish Sun bucks circulation trend

  February ABC’s show that the Scottish Sun bucked the circulation trend with its average daily sale reaching 354,468; this was compared to 351,869...

New online site launch

Newsnet Scotland would like to take this opportunity to welcome the latest addition to the ever evolving Scottish online news, current affairs and debate...

Leaders debates: BBC ‘UK parties’ claim questioned

BBC arguments justifying the exclusions of both the SNP and Plaid Cymru from the forthcoming general election leader's debate appear to have been undermined...

Drinks firm apology after ‘misleading’ minimum price attack

  Drinks firm Whyte & Mackay has been forced to apologise after it emerged that figures it released attacking minimum pricing for alcohol were...

The Universe, Dark Matter and Labour

  I watched a very interesting programme on BBC2 this week- Horizon.  It took me back to the days when the BBC could be...

The Calcutta Cup: Never mind the quality – feel the passion

  Tomorrow sees the latest instalment of one of history’s most enduring rivalries when Scotland and England take to the field at Murrayfield to...

The fall

On Thursday morning, I wrote a piece for the Scottish Review challenging the idea being put about, to the Press Complaints Commission among others,...

Purcell and the media connections

A surprising attack on Steven Purcell's legal and PR advisers appeared in yesterday's Sunday Herald. I have no intention of repeating it here..... ...