The Herald’s Helen McArdle throws her critics into confusion as she reveals the truth of what has been happening since the SNP, as Jackson Carlaw likes to label the Scottish Government, diverged from the UK Government’s heartless death-drive. Covid-related deaths, even using the unreliable Public Health England data are now three times higher in England than in Scotland.

Will BBC Scotland catch up with these facts? Can they? Not, so far:

I could be wrong and hope to be proved wrong but I think we might not hear anyone on Reporting Scotland say the words in that Herald headline.

Of course, readers of TuSC, have known something like this for some time.

Three weeks ago:

https://talkingupscotlandtwo.com/2020/05/31/to-counter-todays-misleading-reports-accurate-measures-of-covid-related-death-levels-in-england-are-approaching-three-times-higher-than-in-scotland/

And six weeks ago:

https://talkingupscotlandtwo.com/2020/05/08/englands-excess-death-rate-nearly-three-times-higher-than-in-scotland/

And shockingly, appearing on our radar, nearly three months ago:

https://talkingupscotlandtwo.com/2020/05/08/englands-excess-death-rate-nearly-three-times-higher-than-in-scotland/