LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
acceptable, to refer to them by their surname, but could you please show more respect to our female population in all your articles.
Alan, Hilary and Merlyn, To reiterate my response to last week’s letter on this very topic, honorifics were removed from Fairfax community publications more than 12 months ago in an attempt to reduce errors and to improve consistency.
It is in no way intended to be rude or bad manners on our part. We are only following intrusctions from our superiors.