Become a friend

Support The Reader’s charitable work and access exclusive membership benefits.

The Reader is a registered charity – support from our family of Friends directly helps us spark personal and social change, by bringing people together and books to life.

To say thank you, Friends get a special selection of treats:

  • a warm welcome from The Reader, joining gift includes a tote bag and one of our popular anthologies.
  • invites to special events and exclusive creative projects involving our patrons.
  • 20% discount on all purchases at The Reader Cafe and Ice Cream Parlour.
  • four digital news updated a year to keep you informed about the impact of your support.
“You have been my friend,” replied Charlotte
“that in itself is a tremendous thing.”
Charlotte’s Web, E. B. White

Become a friend now

Want to join via direct debit? Return the form below to us via email:

Email for more information
or call 0151 729 2200.

Individual Friends
£48 per year or £4 per month via Direct Debit
Family Friends
£72 per year or £6 per month via Direct Debit

*Currently only available on tickets purchased in-person at The Reader Ice Cream Parlour

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