BBC SCOTLAND RECEIVES TOP AWARD FOR GUILT

The winner of the Drama Series category, Guilt, is the first drama commission of the new BBC Scotland channel and beat off big hitters, like past winner Line of Duty. The new BBC Scotland Channel had further success with their programme, Jocky Wilson Says, winning best Sports Documentary. Stardust, a six-part podcast about the 1981 Stardust fire was the first podcast in Celtic Media Festival’s history to win best Radio Documentary. … More BBC SCOTLAND RECEIVES TOP AWARD FOR GUILT

DAMNING INDICTMENT OF SNP UNDER-FUNDING

Council’s furlough schemes must not be a ‘waiting room for redundancy’ By Democrat reporter Councils across Scotland, including West Dunbartonshire,  have announced that they have applied to the UK Government’s Job Retention Scheme to fund their staff through the furlough scheme. Johanna Baxter, UNISON Scotland head of local government, said: “The fact that Scottish councils … More DAMNING INDICTMENT OF SNP UNDER-FUNDING