Quoting from the past

First published in Letters

IN light of the recent events, it might be worth reminding ourselves of the words written by John Acton, 1st Baron Acton of Aldenham, in a letter to Bishop Mandell Creighton dated April 3, 1887: “Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.”

DEREK ROWLAND MBE

Dinas Cross

Newport

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