It was the Best of Times

Nigel Devereux
September 9, 2019

The Racing Career of Charlie Williams

Another long overdue story of a hugely successful race career is told in Charlie Williams’ autobiography.

Starting out as a sidecar passenger, Charlie quickly realised he should stick to two wheels and success came quickly.

Unsurprisingly, with nine TT wins to his name, Charlie is often thought of as a TT specialist, but, as the book explains, he achieved so much more.

Across a long career Charlie raced around the world, competing on the world stage in GPs and world endurance, in fact winning the Spa 24 Hour race at his first attempt, a result which earned him a factory Honda ride.

The book is a great read and priced at £9.99 is available direct from Charlie

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About the Author

Nigel Devereux

Nigel Devereux is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Lincoln, working in the School of English and Journalism. He has worked within the print publishing industry for 38 years. Nigel was editor of his hometown newspaper - The Horncastle News - from 1998-2001. Nigel is currently the Production Editor on The Railway Magazine, the UK’s biggest selling magazine for railway enthusiasts. He is also responsible for maintaining and updating several websites across the Mortons portfolio. 01507 529529 |

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