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New course to help you bring children’s books to life

New course to help you bring children’s books to life

May 23, 2018 15:37 BST
Older adults are being offered help to bring children’s books to life and improve their...

Win a 16GB tablet and discover the world of Borrowbox

Win a 16GB tablet and discover the world of Borrowbox

Mar 29, 2018 11:34 BST
You can now download and read or listen to thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks from Bur...

​Best-selling author launches Bedford station book exchange

​Best-selling author launches Bedford station book exchange

Mar 23, 2018 13:55 GMT
Thameslink platform staff and Bedford residents have teamed up to create a free book ex...

Alderney Literary Festival 2018

Alderney Literary Festival 2018

Jan 16, 2018 15:37 GMT
The Alderney Literary Festival is the Channel Island's boutique history festival, where...

Bannocks and Blood - murder mystery at Bury Library

Bannocks and Blood - murder mystery at Bury Library

Aug 22, 2017 13:22 BST
Are you a fan of crime fiction? Then head for a murder mystery event at Bury Library on...

Everybunny Dance during National BookStart Week

Everybunny Dance during National BookStart Week

May 30, 2017 16:30 BST
National BookStart Week (NBW) is the Book Trust’s annual event celebrating the joys and...

Family events to mark 20 years of World Book Day

Family events to mark 20 years of World Book Day

Feb 20, 2017 10:31 GMT
Two events for young families are taking place at Prestwich Library to mark 20 years of...

Moray's most popular library books 2016

Moray's most popular library books 2016

Jan 19, 2017 08:48 GMT
The most popular books borrowed from Moray Council’s libraries in 2016 has once again d...

​​Saved by the Book – raise money for Bury Hospice by reading

​​Saved by the Book – raise money for Bury Hospice by reading

Dec 21, 2016 13:12 GMT
Readers young and old are invited to enjoy their hobby while raising money for Bury Hos...

The Big Wild Rumpus – at Ramsbottom Library

The Big Wild Rumpus – at Ramsbottom Library

May 28, 2015 13:32 BST
Rise up, lovers of Where the Wild Things Are, and celebrate your love of the book by co...