BBC Scotland

A channel for modern Scotland
British television channels

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BBC Scotland is a British television channel for Scotland which launched in February 2019, showcasing the best of Scottish programming.

The channel replaced BBC Two Scotland where viewers in Scotland will receive the same programming as viewers in England at all times.

From noon-7pm, the channel will schedule BBC Two network programming alongside Scottish variations, such as political and sports coverage.

Editorial areaScotland
Launched24 February 2019

Contact BBC Scotland

Postal address40 Pacific Quay
G51 1DA
Telephone+44 141 422 6000
Official website

Social media

Twitter@BBCScotland (94,531 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (130,183 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@BBCScotNine (43,609 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (173,522 followers) compare
FacebookBBC Scotland (1,073,717 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.


Amy Irons Sport Presenter
Carole Erskine Journalist
Chris Clements Social Affairs Correspondent
Chris McLaughlin Sports News Correspondent
Christopher Blanchett Weather Forecaster
Connor Gillies Journalist
David Lockhart Political Reporter
David Farrell Entertainment Correspondent
Dominic Main Announcer Director
Donalda MacKinnon Programme Director
Gary Smith Head of News & Current Affairs
Hayley Valentine Editor, The Nine
James Cook Chief News Correspondent
Jean Mackenzie Europe Correspondent
John Beattie Presenter
Laura Miller Consumer Affairs Correspondent
Laura McGhie Sport Presenter
Laura Goodwin Innovation Correspondent
Lynsey Bews Political Correspondent
Martin Geissler Presenter
Rachel Bell Journalist
Rajdeep Sandhu Westminster Correspondent
Rebecca Curran Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Tony Hall Director-General

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