#BettingPeople: JON FRANKLIN Jon Franklin has used his experiences firstly working in betting shops then progressing to managing them as inspiration to write his first novel ‘Shouting The Odds’ which is based in the pre-Internet betting, pre-mobile phone, halcyon days of betting shops of the 1990’s. Meeting Jon Franklin with SIMON NOTT.
JON FRANKLIN (part 1 of 2)
In part 1 Jon talks about his life working in betting shops, from wastrels and lively knowledgeable punters rubbing shoulders with high rollers arriving in Rollers on the North Circular to the bad back streets of Nottingham.
JON FRANKLIN (part 2 of 2)
In part 2 Jon talks about his book ‘Shouting The Odds’ and the people and events that inspired it. Available on Amazon https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B099C3GHBJ/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_F25Z8YWE89QGFPCKXBPN