From the humblest beginnings, John Brown became the dominant figure in British bookmaking as Chairman of William Hill. Brought up in the East End, and still sounding like an East End barrow boy, Brown's doughty, ambitious character and sharp intellect took him from tea boy to tycoon. While he schoolmates were taking their exams, Brown was flat on ... Read More

Lucky John: From Teaboy to Chairman of a Multi-billion Pound Firm 2004, Highdown, Newbury

ISBN-13: 9781904317302