Reading rocks as The District hosts national event

The District C of E Primary School  held a “phenomenal” and “uplifting” event yesterday as the St Helens school hosted its inaugural Reading Rocks day. Primary school teachers and librarians  from throughout the UK attended the event which was organised exclusively over Twitter using the hashtag #ReadingRocks16  and was designed to “discuss ...

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Local author inspires Liverpool pupils

Children’s author Frank Cottrell Boyce paid to visit to St Margaret’s Academy (SMA) last week and delivered an inspiring speech to pupils. Best known for co-writing the 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony as well as several episodes of Doctor Who, Frank read extracts from his best-seller, Cosmic, and his new novel, ...

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