Paul Malik the handsome Arab, inherited the laundry business from his father who came to live in England in 1948 and started life in Liverpool, He buys his first shop with six old washing machines when he moves to the Arab and Jewish community in Benwell in Newcastle. He notices how the community struggle to wash clothes by hand and sets about opening a laundrette. Des Baldwin, the racial bigot does not like Paul or any other black man or woman for that matter. He works in a garage on waterville road and does fiddle work on the side. There is a knock on his door one evening and a bony faced man in a suit asks if he will repair a friends car. the 1968 Jaguar belongs to Darren Ingles a notorious gangster from the West End of Newcastle. The car has been used in a robbery and has been damaged. Read how Des' gets involved with the mob. The story is set in 1971 and will take you to Manchester, and Tenerife and the Canary islands. This is a story of drug trafficking, Dealing and murder.


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“There were two bedrooms and two pullout sofas.’ Barry would take one of the beds and the others could fight it out who would get the other.

The hotel was very Spartan but they had slept in worse places before.






When Darren Ingles read the paper that said there was several million pounds taken in the raid on the security van he put two and two together and made six.

Them bastards have doubled crossed me he said to Ernie Kay and you better do a disappearing act sharpish because that photo fit picture of you in the papers is too good a likeness. What the hell were you doing with your mask off anyway?’

I could see properly to drive with the mask on so I took it off.’

“Well I hope no one dobs you in for the reward.’

“You are going to have to lay low until the heat is off you then you can come back.’

“Meanwhile me and a few of my friends are going to pay Barry Davis a little visit.’

Harry get yourself on the phone and book a flight for three people. Harry Buck asked who the other place was for. “

It’s for Melvyn Gunn; he’s been dying to have a pop at Barry Davis for years apparently well now’s his chance; he can get him out of there permanently along with the other robbing bastards as well.’

Harry picked up the phone and dialled the number of the travel agency that Darren dealt with and he had a flight booked that evening. He rang Tanya Oaks his girlfriend and told her to pack as they were taking a little holiday.’

Tanya was over the moon she said she would have everything ready to leave by five o’clock that evening.


Darren then rang his friend in Tenerife.

“Hello Colin Sarin, Darren Ingles here;’ It’s been a while my friend.’

“You’re telling me Darren what you up to mate.’

“I’m ringing you to tell you that I’m booked on a plane tonight I will be in Tenerife around eleven. Could you arrange ho have someone meet me, my girlfriend, and my two associates up from the airport and sort us some accommodation.’

“No problem Darren; I will be waiting for you when you land tonight.’

“Good man, keep that whiskey on ice.’

 “I will mate; see you soon.’

“Bye for now.’

Darren hung up then rang Melvyn Gunn.



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