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Places to Go

Places to Go: Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

The theme for our #DailyReadings in September is beginnings and endings. In this week's audio adventure we're travelling the land of Jane…

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My Inner Anthology

My Inner Anthology: On Earth We Are Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong 

In this feature we're thinking about which bits of literature – whether that be in the form of poems, novels,…

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Live Streams

Live Stream: September, 1918 by Amy Lowell

The theme for our #DailyReadings in September is beginnings and endings. PIPES Reader Leader, Sally, reads the poem September, 1918 by…

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Shared Reading

Award nomination for hospital trust’s innovative Shared Reading programme 

Shared Reading delivers incredible connections and powerful moments for patients in Warrington and Halton  Warrington and Halton Hospitals (WHH) NHS Trust has been shortlisted for a…

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Featured Poems

Featured Poem: How Clear, How Lovely Bright by A.E. Housman

This week in our special series of Featured Poems, Learning and Quality Coordinator at The Reader, Lisa Spurgin looks at…

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Lines By Heart

Lines by Heart: Autumn by John Clare

The theme for our #DailyReadings in September is beginnings and endings. For this week's Lines by Heart challenge, Learning and Quality…

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Places to Go

Places to Go: Villette by Charlotte Bronte

The theme for our #DailyReadings in September is beginnings and endings. In this week's audio adventure we're travelling the land of…

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My Inner Anthology

My Inner Anthology: Lila by Marilynne Robinson

In this feature we're thinking about which bits of literature – whether that be in the form of poems, novels,…

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Reader Story

Peter’s Reader Story – ‘It has become my one opening to the world’

Before the pandemic, Peter had been attending a Shared Reading group in his local library in Liverpool for two years. Here, he talks to us about what Shared…

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Shared Reading

Shared Reading in lockdown: changing and building

Over the past few months Shared Reading has taken on a new form, with groups that usually happen in-person moving…

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Literature

September’s Stories and Poems

September’s selection of stories and poems have been chosen by Clare Ellis, Head of Learning and Quality, and Lisa Spurgin,…

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Live Streams

Live Stream: The Fullness of Life by Edith Wharton

The theme for our #DailyReadings in September is beginnings and endings. Learning and Quality Coordinator, Lisa Spurgin, reads an extract from…

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