02/21/2018 02:32 PM

Strutting and Fretting

I've been to a fair number of BBC radio recordings over the years, all brilliant, but last night was my first experience of TV since I got the coach to London as a student to see Ben Elton.

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02/16/2018 04:43 PM

Literary Legends

I'm lucky enough to live in an area blessed with several brilliant independent bookshops which are always running events, and thus last week I got to see literary giant Julian Barnes speak in Dulwich to a packed church.

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02/13/2018 11:15 AM

Crime Doesn't Pay

I had a phone call and email from the police on Friday to say that my stolen bike had been found in a lockup garage in north London, believed to have been used for smash and grabs and other CRIMES. It's currently in the hands of the law, getting dusted for fingerprints and things.

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02/02/2018 09:40 AM

Homeward Bound

The news broke this week that Paul Simon would be closing Hyde Park's BST festival in July, and that the gig would also close his touring career, more than 50 years on from the Tour of One Night Stands.

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01/31/2018 07:47 PM

Road Movie To Berlin: 4

I'd planned to do another museum on Monday, but I was a bit museumed out, so I fell back on my usual hobby of shopping at the Alexanderplatz. I picked up a half price Jack Wolfskin jacket in two separate shades of outrageously bright red, which I look forward to inflicting upon the world, then headed for Arakin's office so we could have a late Mexican lunch.

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About me

I'm Alice Dryden, a.k.a. Huskyteer.

I like scooter adventures, First World War aeroplanes, Kenshukai karate, and spending time with huskies.

Email: alice@dryden.co.uk
Twitter: @Huskyteer

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