Thankfully, it appears none of this is true. The Scottish administration will decide for itself how to spend the money in the normal way. Boris Johnson was bending the truth about the money going direct to the Scottish NHS to make Our Precious Union look like Santa Claus. I'm not sure what the lesson of all this is - maybe it's about the incuriosity of the mainstream media towards devolution, to such an extent that they don't even bother doublechecking unlikely claims. But I'm also troubled by the fact that, just for a little while, I found those claims semi-plausible - and there are good reasons for that too.
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Scot Goes Popcast: You can watch the full videos of my recent interviews with Yvonne Ridley and William Duguid HERE and HERE.