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#Reading

Photograph of Tom Palmer at the Scunthorpe United Reading Stars launch event
Football inspires hundreds more children to discover the joy of reading

Young people from five North Lincolnshire primary schools are being helped to discover the joy of reading, thanks to the…

1 month ago
Mum and young son looking at picture of Dolly Parton
Parents praise ‘fantastic’ Imagination Library

Parents have responded in their hundreds to praise North Lincolnshire Council’s Imagination Library, which sends a book every month to…

6 months ago
Summer Reading Challenge Artwork
Sign up to the Summer Reading Challenge 2020

Children and young people are being encouraged to join the Silly Squad and take part in the Summer Reading Challenge…

12 months ago
Front cover of a children's book called 'A place called home'
Council works with local author to share more than 400 free books

North Lincolnshire Council has supported local children’s writer Addy Farmer to share more than 400 free copies of her book…

1 year ago
2 children and an adult in a tent reading
Huge demand for reading met by online library services

A huge increase in the use of online services has meant more people have enjoyed popular books, newspapers and magazines,…

1 year ago
Katherine Wilson-Dobbs reveals her Little Library design at Luddington and Garthorpe Primary School
Little Libraries open in North Lincolnshire to provide free books for children

North Lincolnshire Children’s Literacy Trust has launched exciting and innovative ‘Little Libraries’ to provide children with access to free books.…

2 years ago
Firefighter and child spraying water from hose
Two years of firefighter reading scheme

North Lincolnshire Council has celebrated more than two years of the Words Count firefighter reading scheme with schools across the…

2 years ago
Keith Gray and pupil in front of book tour banner
Award-winning author inspires children in North Lincolnshire

Pupils from Outwood Academy Foxhills, St Hugh’s Communication and Interaction Specialist College and Winterton Community Academy were visited recently by…

3 years ago