How to brighten up waiting rooms


Sir, – Why is it that so many, not all but so many, doctors, dentists, and so on, think that those sitting in their waiting rooms cannot wait to read not just the latest edition of Hello!, Homes and Gardens, etc, but the last 20 editions?

Is Meghan dyeing her eyebrows? Would I like to see the wedding photos of celebs Clive Worthington and Felicity Gluck?

Not really given that I never heard of either of them.

What would be wrong with today’s Irish Times? – Yours, etc,