Tag Archives: Terry Terry

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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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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Notes on a Terry Christmas

23 December Return to Terry Towers, northern branch. Festivities begin. Mrs Terry informs me, a vegetarian of 16 years standing, that she’s bought Stella McCartney sausage rolls for Boxing Day tea. I tell her they’ll smell nice; she looks at … Continue reading

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Sam’s Christmas Accident

It was love at first sight for Terry Terry. From the moment he set eyes on Sam, the juvenile delinquent chocolate Labrador with a bad reputation, Mrs Terry knew the six stone bundle of almost feral fun was coming home … Continue reading

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Imminent Terry visit, posted on Facebook 19 Aug

Terry Terry and Mrs Terry are making their own way to Brixton tonight. Nervous. Friday at 1:45pm · Privacy:Friends · LikeUnlike · George Terry But Terry likes to make himself Lord Mayor of Brixton when he comes down (have I … Continue reading

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The cruise

What happens on board, stays on board. And in my blog. Sunday: Chester Picked up from the station by Terry Terry and Mrs Terry. In the car on the way back to Terry Towers (northern branch) they ask what trips … Continue reading

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Christmas at Terry Towers

A true and accurate account of Christmas with the family Terry. Up north. 22nd Dec The train home for Christmas is always exciting and full of seasonal cheer. Once you’ve got over the jostling for space, elbows in your face … Continue reading

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