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Gateacre School staff and pupils from the multi award-winning community venture The BIG Little Library celebrated a traditional celebration by giving away brand new books for Christmas. The campaign was in conjunction with BookTrust, the UK’s largest children’s reading charity and Belle Vale shopping centre in Liverpool. They also had 100’s ...

Making a difference

Kensington Primary School have been celebrating the opening of their new school library. The school has championed reading for pleasure and wanted a new and exciting space for children to be able to go to spend time enjoying their favourite story or investigate what was new to read. The library was ...

Alsop High give the gift of reading

Christmas arrived early at Alsop High School as headteacher, Mr Chris Wilson, gifted every student and staff members a reading book as a Christmas present. As part of the ‘Reading the Alsop Way’ initiative, every student was invited to attend a session in the school library, to select a paperback from ...

Frank Cottrell Boyce becomes patron of reading at Alsop

Award winning children’s author Frank Cottrell Boyce, visited Alsop High School to launch a new initiative “Reading the Alsop Way”. Frank has been appointed to the influential role as the patron of reading. He has agreed to be an ambassador for Alsop and promote reading within school, and the wider community. Reading ...

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 ...