Barrington Stoke Tag

21 Oct Reading Matters Goes Global

Reading Matters Goes Global! Reading Matters was delighted to be invited to train peer mentors as Reading Leadersat The International School of The Hague in the Netherlands last week. The school has students with a wide variety of nationalities and first languages and is confident that the...

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26 Mar Eyes on the Prizes!

Eyes on the Prizes! Only 4 weeks until our Fundraising Gala Dinner on Saturday the 25th of April with Gervase Phinn at The Midland Hotel in Bradford. Don't miss it!  Book your tickets here. This stunning painting entitled 'You Need To' has been generously created and donated as an auction prize for our event by the...

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10 Sep Dates and BANANAGRAMS

Welcome to the new academic year! For those of you in schools and other educational establishments, I do hope the new academic year has started well. Happy September to the rest of you! First of all, some dates for your diary: Reading Matters Conference 9 July 2015 Following two...

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The Leeds Big Bookend

16 May Big Bookend Festival in Leeds

I am really excited about the Big Bookend Festival in Leeds on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June 2012. I love their description a 'Rock Festival for Words '. My pick would be Anthony McGowan, who will be talking about his novel for young people, ‘The Knife that Killed...

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