Reporting Scotland: Once more a single death story morbidly lingered over but with no information value

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John Robertson
Reporting Scotland: Once more a single death story morbidly lingered over but with no information value

It’s an awful, tragic, case. The parent’s anger and despair are understandable, but is it, on its own, news of the kind a public service broadcaster should headline and dwell on at some length? Leaving aside the fact that the case has not yet been confirmed as suicide by a Fatal Accident Inquiry, the BBC Scotland report had time for the parents and other non-professionals to talk at length and to suggest that despite this being a single case, based…

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John Robertson
Reporting Scotland: Once more a single death story morbidly lingered over but with no information value