ref date:30 Aug 1999 (ECON)
Scots budget FIXED at ú16 billion
This seems like a sizeable sum for 5million people per annum.
Now, what is the budget for the 50 million people living in Engalnd?
What is the total amount of tax Scotland pays to Westminster ever year
INCLUDING oil revenue? More than 16billion pounds, I bet it is.
So much for the Scots benefiting from the Union.