In that steady stream of bad news about Scotland, Reporting Scotland staff manage once again to ignore the vaccination successes, the falling hospital admissions and the falling infection levels. There has been a rise in the number of death certificates mentioning Covid as a possible, maybe, contributory factor:
It’s just anecdotal but several relatives have now contacted me to cast serious doubt on this process, some even suggesting some kind of future funding benefit to be gained from inflating these figures.
A bit titchy in the wider context of the last 16 months, but hey knock yourself out, Pacific Quay.
As the public service broadcaster with a charter to inform, might you have told them this?
Real, confirmed, deaths now falling after a very small increase in the wake of cases plummeting.