Paul Foot, 9 October 1986
Show More High, Wide and Handsome. Ian Botham: The Story of a Very Special Year by Frank Keating.
Collins, 218 pp., £10.95, June 1986, 0 00 218226 2Show More
“... the Thatchers. When he suddenly decided, at the end of his astonishing 1985 season, to march from John O’Groats to Land’s End to raise money for leukaemia research, there was, as Frank Keating persuasively proves, not an ounce of self-publicism in it. He knew his stunt could raise money, so he performed it – at great physical cost. Everyone quoted in ...”