School celebrates new reading oasis

Staff and pupils at St Ambrose Primary School have been celebrating the opening of their new library which was officially opened by the poet and author, Paul Delaney. Tracy Moorcroft, acting deputy headteacher said: “It was a magnificent morning celebrating the opening of a fantastic space for our children to ‘get ...

Liverpool Writing Quality Mark – celebrating success!

School Improvement Liverpool (SIL) welcomed schools from around Liverpool to Liverpool Central Library as they attended a celebration event and were presented with their Liverpool Writing Quality Mark (LWQM) awards by Councillor Barbara Murray. Launched in October last year to enthuse, inspire and celebrate writing across the city, the aims of the LWQM are to ...

Celebrating books

Schools and pupils are being offered the chance to celebrate the joys of reading at the Liverpool Children’s Festival of Reading, which will run from June 24 to July 12. The festival is a celebration of books for children and young people throughout the city of Liverpool and is an initiative ...

Cosy readers

Pupils at Wargrave Primary School can now get stuck into even more books during school hours after the opening of two cosy reading areas. Complete with exciting new books, beanbags and freshly-laid carpets, the ‘book nooks’ have been funded through sponsored reads and book fairs – as well as assistance from ...

Frank Cottrell Boyce enthrals students at Alsop

International bestselling author Frank Cottrell Boyce visited an eager Year 7 gathering at Alsop High School, much to the delight of students. The students listened to Frank who read from a variety of his novels, entertaining and enthralling them throughout the morning. A book-signing event then followed with eager fans patiently queuing ...