Six or seven times this morning when the older worried viewers are watching, we hear:
Changes in the flu vaccination system this year have prompted a wave of complaints. The Scottish Government has said the Covid-19 pandemic means it’s ‘more important than ever’ to get the immunisation this autumn and it’s funding a 50% rise in vaccinations to over two million people. But many eligible patients are frustrated they can’t get an appointment.
Then to evidence the above claim, ‘they’ get one to say:
I think they. It is just really bad. I think they have handled it really badly.
The complainant, we can reveal below, was talking only of NHS Fife and the local report in the Courier, on 23rd September, two weeks ago, includes only one other un-named person:
BBC Scotland reporter handles story really badly? No?
Given the weakness of the evidence for bad news here and the objective facts which a public service broadcaster has an obligation to provide, the correct headline and only reliable content ‘they’ seem to have is above.