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: Press Office@bbcpress (193,152 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (131,187 followers) compare
Twitter@BBC (1,895,050 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@BBCScotNine (48,773 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 McLaughlin Sports News Correspondent
Chris Clements Social Affairs Correspondent
Christopher Blanchett Weather Forecaster
Connor Gillies Journalist
David Farrell Entertainment Correspondent
David Lockhart Political Reporter
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 McGhie Sport Presenter
Laura Goodwin Innovation Correspondent
Laura Miller Consumer Affairs Correspondent
Lynsey Bews Political Correspondent
Martin Geissler Presenter
Rachel Bell Journalist
Rajdeep Sandhu Westminster Correspondent
Rebecca Curran Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Amol Rajan Media Editor
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
Richard Sharp Chairman
Tim Davie Director General

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