Tag Archives | reading

Young City Reads Celebration 2018

WOWeeeeeee! What a Young City Reads that was! 75 classes across Brighton, Hove and BEYOND (yes, this year we welcomed Young City Readers from as far away as Zimbabwe HIYA *waves* !) all read, discussed and laughed TOGETHER over 2018’s epic title KID NORMAL by Greg James and Chris Smith.   ‘We know that Brighton is […]

Continue Reading 0

TEAM KID NORMAL

Between us, Team YCR must have read Kid Normal 3,452* times, so it’s fair to say we know all the characters pretty well. We’ve talked with loads of you about which character wins your affection the most and we even conducted an official poll at the event – and can reveal that the tiny horse […]

Continue Reading 0

Young City Reads in Worthing

Wonderful news for the kids of Worthing: four years after the launch in Brighton and Hove, Young City Reads will now give hours of gripping reading and fun to all the kids in the seaside town just 20 mins down the road. Many classes have already joined in and are waiting with trepidation to start the […]

Continue Reading 0

Nominate CITY READS for Community Event of the year

The Argus Community Stars Awards recognise the outstanding achievements of people and organisations across Sussex – celebrating individuals, charities and organisations who have worked hard to bring communities across Brighton & Hove together in positive ways. Here at City Reads, we believe that in the last eleven (yes, eleven) years, we have: championed some great books […]

Continue Reading 0

Shared Reading Group at First Base

Since September 2015, with support from The People’s Health Trust, Collected Works CIC has been running a shared reading group at the First Base Centre: a space (run by BHT) that offers a range of services to support people who are sleeping rough or insecurely housed in the city. All material is read aloud, so even participants with […]

Continue Reading 0