Last Resort (Free Kindle Book) – By Maurice Jones
|Title: Last Resort
Author: Maurice Jones (Peach Publishing)
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|Arnold Ratledge is the elected Mayor of a financially troubled local authority, which he has over-exposed to failed Icelandic investments. He is desperate to grease his way back into public favour and to avoid bankruptcy.
He steals an idea from his former Press Officer, Ludo Scully, who thinks of converting hard-pressed Thai resorts into ultra-cheap care homes for Britain’s elderly. This pioneering idea is initially lauded as the answer to the ruinous financial and demographic…