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January 12, 2016 by dontbringlulubook
The story of the first news organiser of the BBC in Manhattan and his disabled daughter will be
presented to members of the book club at Bedfont Library on Thursday January the 14th.
Ron Onions, former editor of LBC Radio co-wrote ‘Don’t Bring Lulu – her Family’s Tale of Trial and Triumph’ with his eldest daughter Sarah and wife Doris.
Onions who died in 2012 after Sarah Onions, also a journalist helped him to write the tale – Doris had kept all the memorabilia and letters.
Members of the book club will be treated to the story behind ‘Don’t Bring Lulu’ by Sarah in person.
The picture shows Sarah talking about ‘Don’t Bring Lulu’ on an earlier occasion.
Ron, as news organiser for the BBC from 1967, covered the Apollo 11 moonshot, the death of
Martin Luther King and the end of the Vietnam War.
Those interested in attending should contact Sarah Onions at firstname.lastname@example.org or the library on 0208 890 6173 on Thursday morning (it opens at 9.30 and is closed tomorrow Wednesday).