24 AUGUST 1985, Page 22


Sir: With regard to your recent price increase, I am writing to thank you for saving me a considerable amount of money. My fiancée, who until now was most suitable, demanded to know how I could fork out 90p for 'such puerile crap'. We are no longer engaged.

Vox audita petit, littera scripta manet.

Charles Scott-Goddard

do The School of Architecture, Hull