Moving tributes to the lives of others

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“Other lives” obituaries are always interesting and often uplifting; but Kate Aspray’s tributes to her generous and public-spirited mother and grandmother (14 April) were exceptionally moving – all the more so for their understated tone, which must veil grief of indescribable profundity. This was British journalism at its best.
Peter Geall

• If aquatic trespass is successful in England (The right to swim: mass trespass of Kinder reservoir planned, 23 April), the Welsh graffito “Cofiwch Dryweryn” (Remember Tryweryn) – the Welsh valley flooded to create a reservoir – can easily switch to “Nofiwch Dryweryn” (Swim Tryweryn).
Ceri Brown
Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire

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