It was the Welsh, not the English, who partitioned Ireland

Letter to the editor
Letter to the editor
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Memo to Fr Sean McManus, (‘Faux shock that Mary Lou McDonald was seen marching with England Get Out of Ireland banner,’ March 18):

Ireland was partitioned by a Welsh prime minister and a Welsh chief secretary in 1920.


1. David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, as prime minister.

2. Sir Hamar Greenwood, Baron Greenwood of Llanbister, Radnorshire, as Chief Secretary. of Ireland.

Dr Gerald Morgan, Dublin