Cornish Pleasure Sports activities Present Sport

I learn in amazement that rugby soccer was invented on the rugby faculty in 1823 (Letters, June 20), when in Cornwall we all know it was invented by the folks of Cornwall. In 1602, Richard Carew described “throwing it into the gate.” It’s the predecessor of rugby, each groups have equal numbers, “splits the ball” within the occasion of a shot and ahead passing will not be allowed.
Sally H Smith
Redruth, Cornwall

The query within the title of Jonathan Freedland (Britain has to resolve: Boris Johnson’s rule – or the rule of legislation ?, June 17) reiterates a query to King Lear’s daughter Goneril after her lies, adultery and the homicide of her sister. His reply? “It merely got here to our discover then. Who can decide me for this? ”Then there will probably be homicide.
Bee Hepworth
Leigh-on-Sea, Essex

As a pensioner who will obtain an inflation-linked rise subsequent yr (Brexit will make the price of residing disaster worse, a brand new research says 22 June), I’ll, after all, attempt to justify this with productiveness development. I promise to learn my every day Guardian even quicker.
Paul Collins
Low cost, Higher Manchester

I am sorry, Judith Eddy (Letters, June 21), however on the age of 87, to my horror, I’ve simply balanced a minute and a half on each toes. Please, please do not let me stay to be 150 years previous.
Pam Devonald
Louth, Lincolnshire

Your Wordsearch print version (G2, June 21) claims to include 15 phrases associated to penguins. I did not discover a “e book” or a “cookie.”
Liz Fuller
London

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