The man who broke the four minute mile and an MP who knows how to speak will be meeting fans and signing copies of their book.
Sir Roger Bannister and MP and Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow will be appearing at Cole’s Bookstore in Bicester next weekend.
On Friday, Mr Bercow will be talking about his new book, Tennis Maestros, from 7.30pm.
As well as being an MP, Mr Bercow is also a qualified tennis coach and was a competitive junior player.
His book will set out to determine who is the greatest of the greats in tennis and is sure to spark debate.
Tickets to An Evening at Cole’s are £5 which includes wine and £5 off a copy of Mr Bercow’s book if bought on the night.
Then on Saturday, there will be a book signing with Sir Roger Bannister between 3pm and 5pm.
Twin Tracks is Sir Roger’s autobiography and tells the full story of the talent and dedication that made him not just one of the most celebrated athletes of the last century but also a distinguished doctor, neurologist and one of the nation’s best-loved public figures .
Cole’s is at Crown Walk. For more information, telephone 01869 320779, 07785 737000 or visit www.coles-books.co.uk