Sathnam Sanghera (born 1976) is a British journalist and author.  Before becoming a writer, Sanghera worked at a burger chain, a hospital laundry, a market research firm, a sewing factory, and a literacy project in New York. As a student he worked at the Express and Star in Wolverhampton and dressed up as a “news bunny” for L!VE TV. Between 1998 and 2006 he was a reporter and feature writer for the Financial Times.

He joined The Times as a columnist and feature writer in 2007. He also writes the motoring column for Management Today magazine. His memoir, The Boy with The Topknot (2009) was adapted for BBC Two in 2017.

In 2016, Sanghera was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

Booksin order of publication:

The Boy with the Topknot: A Memoir of Love, Secrets and Lies in Wolverhampton. Published by Penguin, 2008,

Marriage Material Published by Europa Editions, 2016.

Empireland – 2021