Salmond explained the RBS situation, referring to Corporation Tax and to the letter sent by RBS to employees assuring them that it had no intention of removing any operations or jobs. He dealt with the general scaremongering issue with aplomb by pointing out that such warnings were repeats of ones made and responded to months ago. and turning the tables on the BBC and Robinson who heckled the First Minister resulting in this. which received applause from Robinson fellow journalists
So it hardly surprising that the BBC did not show the clip . But it got worse. Nick Robinson told viewers of the 6 O’Clock News that Salmond “didn’t answer” his question , when anyone can see from the clip for that he answered both parts of Robinson’s question maybe not to the journalists satisfaction but he did
Yesterday we saw an coordinated and possibly successful attempt.by the UK government to damage the YES campaign.
"I have learned that PM met supermarket bosses at No.10 this afternoon & urged them to go public on how prices would rise in indie Scotland."
Robinson later backtracked which is hardly surprising it .
The BBC has been manipulated by the Westminster Government whether willingly or not is open to question . But to ignore the truth when it emerges shows that the cooperation can no longer be trusted