Staff share boss's bonus

The bonus comes after Next reported profits had risen by 9 per cent to £621.6m over the past year. Next shares have jumped by 48 per cent over the past year.

The GMB union described Lord Wolfson's decision to share his bonus "as a PR stunt"

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Next staff £2.4m bonus

Thousands of staff at the high street chain Next are to get a cash bonus after their boss Lord Wolfson asked for a £2.4 million shares windfall to be given to employees.