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The Reader Podcast: Episode Four Out Now

'One thing about silence, is that it makes you listen You learn what’s important' From Eulogy for the Lost by…

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My Inner Anthology

My Inner Anthology: The Living Mountain by Nan Shepherd

Teaching and Learning Coordinator, Lisa Spurgin, recommends The Living Mountain by Nan Shepherd. In May the theme for our Daily Readings is…

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Live Streams

Live Stream: Sonnet 116 by William Shakespeare

Teaching and Learning Leader, Katie Clark, shares today's reading 'Sonnet 116' by William Shakespeare. In May the theme for our…

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My Inner Anthology

My Inner Anthology: Being Alive – Neil Astley (ed.)

Reader Leader Lizzie, recommends and reads from 'Being Alive' - Neil Astley (ed.). In May the theme for our Daily…

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Literature

May’s Stories and Poems

The world is starting to gradually open up to us all once more, so it seems fitting in more ways…

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Live Streams

Live stream: There’s a Certain Slant of Light by Emily Dickinson

Teaching and Learning Coorindator, Lisa Spurgin, reads 'There's a Certain Slant of Light' by Emily Dickinson. In May the theme…

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Calderstones

1940s art-deco Garden Theatre revived to make ‘Sounds in the Park’ at Calderstones this Summer

Bringing the Garden Theatre stage bursting into life this Summer 2021, The Reader presents ‘Sounds in the Park’ a series…

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Calderstones

Volunteering opportunities for summer 2021

  As the lockdown restrictions lift, we’re preparing to reopen the doors to the Mansion House in Calderstones Park. The…

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My Inner Anthology

My Inner Anthology: The Vintage Book of African American Poetry

Erin Carlstrom recommends and reads from 'October Journey' by Margaret Walker from The Vintage Book of African American Poetry Michael…

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The Reader Bookshelf

Introducing The Reader Bookshelf

We're excited to announce the launch of The Reader Bookshelf, an annual programme of reading highlighting the power of Shared…

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Shared Reading

Read To Lead’s Online Swedish Adventure

While we’re no strangers to delivering Shared Reading training to international participants here at The Reader, we’ve usually done so…

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Live Streams

Live Stream: Adam Bede by George Eliot

In today's Shared Reading live stream we are reading an extract from Adam Bede by George Eliot with The Reader's…

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