Wilkie Wins Fraction of Compensation Claim

An award-winning television producer who was unfairly sacked from stv for making allegedly derogatory remarks about her boss, Bobby Hain, has been awarded only a fraction of what she was hoping for in compensation from an employment tribunal.

Early last month, the tribunal ruled Agnes Wilkie was unfairly dismissed. In one email, she referred to Hain as a “fat thing”.

But the tribunal – in recognising she was mostly to blame for her fate – has awarded her