John Welcome
  • John Welcome

  • Date of birth: June 22, 1914
  • Died: September 30, 2010
  • Born: in The United Kingdom.

  • Description: John Welcome, a pseudonym, was a lawyer by profession. His real name was John Needham Huggard Brennan.

    He was educated at Sedbergh School and Oxford.

    'Run for Cover' (1958) was his first novel and his early wrting included three sporting novels while he also edited Best Secret Service Stories and Best Legal Stories.

    He wrote and edited 25 books including a number on the history of horse racing.

    Gerry Wolstenholme
    August 2010