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I'm the quiet sister. People who haven't met Philly Terry find this hard to believe. Contact: georgina dot terry at gmail dot com

Sir David Attenborough interview. I don’t make this stuff up.

Remember a little while ago when I interviewed Sir David Attenborough at seconds’ notice and asked him about dogs, despite dogs not featuring at all in his new show? Do you? Here is a reminder. And here is the published … Continue reading

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A dog’s life

My friend and former band mate Ang sent me a story written from a dog’s perspective today. It reminded me that I once wrote a character dialogue from Sam’s point of view for a fiction writing class. The class leader … Continue reading

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When George met Dave: how I ended up unexpectedly interviewing Sir David Attenborough, Ronnie Corbett and Anthony Head

A TV launch event, 10am. George weirds about considering a breakfast cava as her request for interview time with Jarvis Cocker has been turned down, so she has nothing to do but get morning level squiffy and enjoy the screenings. … Continue reading

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A true and accurate report of what happened when Bez met Philly Terry

The place: Shangri-La, Glastonbury festival. The time: Party o’clock (around 3am), Saturday morning The scene: The Glastonbury gang: me and Philly Terry, Katrin Geilhausen – formerly of The Schla La Las, Will, Nat and various others are dancing in the … Continue reading

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A (short) Winter’s Tale

I must have written notes for a Terry blog when I was squiffy on Cointreau at Terry Towers because I’d forgotten about them until now. As it’s past Twelfth Night, and as I can’t remember much more (Cointreau), here they … Continue reading

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One night with Terry, one night with Terry

A glimpse into life at Terry Towers. I was home for just a few hours on Friday night. My train got into Chester at 8:15pm, when I was promptly goosed by Sam (“Out of all the people here, he smelled … Continue reading

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In which Mrs Terry and I go on holiday. Together.

Day One. Mrs Terry and I arrive at the hotel, an African-themed, five star, affair in Gran Canaria. On the way to reception Mrs Terry gasps, “Oh look Sweetheart. Flamingos!” As I’m not wearing my glasses it takes a moment … Continue reading

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A weekend at Terry Towers, northern branch

Friday The best thing about the journey North is Terry Terry’s delighted face when he spies me striding along the platform towards him, then being enveloped in a big Barbour hug. Mrs Terry proposes a shopping trip as, “You always … Continue reading

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Lucy’s Lump

Have I ever told you about the dog’s cancer scare? Before the rule of Sam, Terry Terry’s six stone bundle of Labrador fun, there was Lucy. Lucy was a bit of a legend. She came to us at six weeks … Continue reading

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My Band T-Shirt

This originally appeared on the excellent, award-winning,  My Band T-Shirt site. Of course, my mother hated it. It was bright, acid-custard, yellow with a 70s style navy blue trim around the neck and arms, a discreet Pulp log on the … Continue reading

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