In my chapter on my search for the most powerful politician in Alderney, I interview Paul Arditti, one of the most controversial and influential of contemporary Alderney politicians. I just heard that he died suddenly, age 64.
I’m not sure where this leaves my article, or where it leaves Alderney. I do know though that Alderney will not be the same without him. He was a charismatic and fascinating guy.
Here’s a picture I took of him in his garden: