Saturday 28 December 2019

"Indian Takeaway" - a book by former pupil Bharat Patel (1964-71)

One of our former pupils, Bharat Patel (1964-71) is a former local radio & tv reporter. He has also written a book and ALL profits are going to Hope Against Cancer, a research charity. You can order copies direct from the charity by calling 0116 2700 101 or email . The cost including postage is £11.50. If you wish to round up the figure then additional money can be gift aided. "Indian Takeaway" is the bewildering experience a boy, who by the age of eight has lived in three continents. At 21 he returns to the land of his birth where his formidable grandmother has lined up an arranged marriage. To find out what happens next ... please buy the book. You will have guessed the boy is Bharat and the book is full of stories you couldn't make up but happen to be true, with the caveat that there is a bit of journalistic embellishment. Thanks for your support and enjoy the book.