“A Luddite in a dress.” Andrew on Huddersfield.

May 9, 2013 in Blog

Andrew WilsonAndrew worked on the online parts of Wondrous Place.

Top 3 Huddersfield experiences that you can’t get anywhere else?

Really well kept real ale and very tasty pizza at 3am in a lovingly recreated Moroccan style bar.
Cycling over the Pennines from Lancashire in the dark – very spooky, even at 8pm
A truly unexpected, independent and unique radical political group.

You’ve got to emigrate to Australia. What three things would you miss most?

The hills – great for cycling and running up.
Its position, right between Leeds and Manchester. Very handy.
Few degrees of separation – because it’s quite small, if you meet smart people, they will quickly suggest you talk to the smart people they know.

Huddersfield is a person – choose three words that describe their personality.

Independent
sceptical
dour

What are your top three favourite phrases or words that you won’t you hear anywhere else?

women in shops calling you luv – it’s like getting a hug from a stranger.

What’s tunes should be on the ultimate soundtrack? Choose three – include song title and artist.

Small Town England – New Model Army
Black Mask – Nope
I was a King – Misko
Gotov Zam – Fuzia

What three clichés about the North of England piss you off the most?

everyone is a unemployed and a drug addict
everyone has a sense of humour
London is different from the rest of the Britain.

A Sgt Pepper Album cover celebrating your city. Which three people – alive or dead, from the past or present – should be on the cover?

Peter Sansom
Jeremy from Coffee Evolution
A luddite in a dress