Just as Scotland’s little-reported plummet in Covid case levels looked like falling below that of Wales, they too have started to fall and remain, by a tiny margin, ahead of us.
Ever since their catastrophic early exit from lockdown measures in November 2020, when they soared tom the top of the dirty league, Labour Wales has learned how to manage the pandemic so much better than their big neighbours.
I know Labour politicians able to learn something. Who’d have thought?
It also looks as if England is at last over the worst but Northern Ireland is still in trouble. What does the Old Testament advise the DUP to do? Just paint a big stripe above the doors of the true believers?