Alan Russell

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I have 193 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
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Alan Russell


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Breakfast in the West End

Once we had checked in the previous evening we had, as a described in my piece ‘Checking In’, become ‘anonymous’ in this West End hotel built to hold...

I Didn't Need a Pencil - Welbeck Street and Oxford Circus

Virginia Woolf went ‘street haunting’ in London on the pretext of leaving her home in Tavistock Square to venture out to buy a pencil. ‘ No one has...

Checking In

This is the first in a series of short pieces that I have been thinking about doing about various walks I have taken in London and around different...

Was this exposure good journalism?

On the 8 th June 1972 a picture was taken that was syndicated around the world within twenty four hours appearing on major newspapers front pages and...

Omar's Diary to 13th April 2017

Man Servant is quite open about how disappointed he is that the country voted to leave the EU in June 2016. I must admit that I am as well. As the...