“At a time when the media is being heavily criticised by all parties involved in these campaigns it must reinforce rigour, independence and challenge. To do otherwise leads swiftly back to the yellow journalism of the past.”
The ‘digital disruption’ is hitting television news audiences, especially among the young. As we in Scotland consider the case for more Scottish-produced news output, broadcasters are fighting to stay in the race. Perhaps TV journalism is heading the same way as that of print: to the knacker’s yard?