In June, Welsh Labour made the above promise. By August, the bonus was taxed by the UK.
In Scotland, the planned bonus led Ian Murray, Labour/Scotland in Union, to scoff, ignorant of the full facts:
The Herald’s Tom Gordon joined the scoffing, the next day:
Was the Welsh Labour initiative ‘overtly political’ or just deserved? Is there an equivalent there to the Herald or to Tom Gordon? Do they have a spotty lad to find photos for them, like the above?