Former drink and drugs man who was told he would 'amount to nothing' publishes his second book

A MAN who was told by “doom merchants” that he would never make anything of his life is busy writing his second book. Farnworth-born Billy Isherwood, aged 62, was back in town to give a guest presentation to an audience at Bolton Library on how he managed to turn his life around.His experiences are told in his first book, Dead Man Running, with a second planned next year entitled Aftermath, which will bring his readers up to date.