20 amazing BookBenches have popped up across Stoke-on-Trent!  The BookBenches will be at host venues across Stoke-On-Trent until the end of June to encourage reading and provide a place for rest.

You can pick up a copy of the book bench trai...

The National Literacy Trust are still looking for volunteers for their Words for Work programme, which is running in six schools in Stoke. The project brings volunteers from business into the classroom, focusing on improving literacy and communicatio...

Don’t forget, there are exciting rewards up for grabs for children who read books on the Stoke 100 Reads list!

· Primary school pupils who complete every title on list will receive a certificate and can claim a special limited edition copy of The BFG...

World Book Day, the annual celebration of authors, illustrators, books and reading, is coming up on 1 March 2018. On World Book Day the National Literacy Trust wants to highlight all the brilliant work that schools and local organisations in Stoke-on...

Families across Stoke-on-Trent are being invited to share their favourite recipes for the chance to see them published in the Stoke Family Cookbook. The new competition celebrates the literacy-boosting benefits of families cooking, talking about food...

The National Literacy Trust  are planning to bring an exciting BookBench trail to Stoke-on-Trent in spring 2019. Book-shaped benches will be decorated by schools and community groups with reading-themed designs. The benches will then be installed in...

Don’t forget, there are exciting reward up for grabs for children who read books on the Stoke 100 Reads list!

  • Primary school pupils who complete every title on list will receive a certificate and can claim a special limited edition copy of The BFG...

The National Literacy Trust are looking for volunteers for their Words for Work programme which will run in six schools in Stoke.

The project brings volunteers from business into the classroom, focusing on improving literacy and communication skills a...

Three families in Stoke-on-Trent have been chosen to receive a bundle of books after sharing 'reading selfies' as part of the Stoke Reads campaign.

Families across the city were encouraged to take pictures of their favourite reading spots, and share t...

A new project has been launched to inspire families to read and sing with their premature babies at Royal Stoke University Hospital. As part of our Stoke Reads campaign special story packs will be gifted to parents whose new-borns are in the Neonatal...

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