At The Reading Agency’s third annual lecture Russell Brand spoke about his sadness and anger that his old school had no library. He has vowed to help make one. In a lecture peppered with brilliant linguistic riffs he […]
From a member of a Prison Reading Group.
They say that books are a source of knowledge and knowledge helps the world go round—or, at least, it helps you understand how it works.
Only try telling […]
“I have completed the Six Book Challenge. It has been very enjoyable. The Challenge has drove me to complete a range of books, after my completion. I have fallen in love with reading. I […]
We’re delighted to have a new project. One of the programmes run by the excellent organisation Safe Ground is called Fathers Inside. To quote from their website: Fathers Inside is an intensive group-work programme for men and young […]
We’re delighted to announce that our friends at First Story have just launched their 2014 National Writing Competition. The theme is ‘Home’. They are encouraging students from state schools across the UK to write stories or poems […]
We’re delighted to announce a new partnership–with Community Foster Care, the independent foster care agency, based in Staunton. Dozens of children in care in Gloucestershire are about to get a gift of their favourite book.
“Whilst our foster […]
To celebrate National Poetry Day today, here is the last of our poems from Inside Time, specially selected for us by Rachel Billington. And why not think of a poem yourself #thinkofapoem
Still Free – Supplement […]