The Reader’s Learning and Quality Leader, Katie Clark, has chosen this week’s Featured Poem, To Daffodils by Robert Herrick.Continue reading “Featured Poem: To Daffodils by Robert Herrick”
The Reader’s Learning and Quality Leader, Amanda Boston, shares her thoughts on this week’s Featured Poem, Love and Solitude by John Clare.Continue reading “Featured Poem: Love and Solitude by John Clare”
For the past two years, The Reader has had the immense joy and privilege of working with a growing family of volunteers, local partners and national funders in the North West to test how best to build stronger and healthier communities through Shared Reading.
The Reader’s Head of Publications, Amanda Brown, shares her thoughts on this week’s Featured Poem, To the Cuckoo by William Wordsworth.Continue reading “Featured Poem: To the Cuckoo by William Wordsworth”
Last month, we celebrated Giving Tuesday by giving thanks to all of the amazing supporters, volunteers, funders and partners who have helped us to read with more people than ever this year.
Over 800 incredible volunteers help us bring weekly Shared Reading groups into communities across the UK. But what is it like, becoming a Reader Volunteer? Sabine shares her story.
Recommended by Emma from our PIPEs team, this week’s Read is a collection of short stories edited by Tracy Chevalier called Reader, I Married Him.
This week’s featured poem I started early – Took my Dog – describes an enchanting and evocative encounter with the Sea by reclusive poet, Emily Dickinson. Continue reading “Featured Poem: I started early – Took my Dog – Emily Dickinson”