The FFS Show episode 13: GERS special

Ferret Fact Service | Scotland's impartial fact check project GERS

It’s not just the FFS Show podcast that’s landing today.

The annual Government Expenditure and Revenue Scotland report, known as GERS, has also been released, and in this week’s podcast we look at what the report can and can’t tell you.

You regular host Ali Brian is joined this week by The Ferret’s new Digital Engagement Editor Sam Goncalves to talk through some of the debate which surrounds the GERS report each year.

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Listen to episode 13 below and subscribe to The FFS Show on your favourite podcast platform.

Ferret Fact Service (FFS) is a non-partisan fact checker, and a signatory to the International Fact-Checking Network fact-checkers’ code of principles. All the sources used in our checks are publicly available and the FFS fact-checking methodology can be viewed here. Want to suggest a fact check? Go to ideas.theferret.scot, email us at factcheck@theferret.scot or join our Facebook group.

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