We know some of you wait with baited breath for our face painting events, and we like to please, so come to the Information Store entrance from 10.00-12.00 this Friday 13th March, donate £2 to charity and get your face painted. This year our brilliant face painter Avril is offering you the chance to ‘pick… Continue reading Red Nose Day 2015! Face Painting! A Good Cause!
It’s Red Nose Day on Friday 13th March so look out for face painting from 10.00-12.00 in the Information Store entrance from our fabulous face painter Avril, and check out our Pinterest page featuring the best of British comedians. Our DVD review this week is a bit of an odd one – one of my favourite… Continue reading Red Nose Day DVD Recommendations
Ever freaked out when you left your house without your mobile? And, felt slightly panicky wondering just what you’re going to do with yourself all day? And, when you woke up today, was your mobile the first thing you checked? ‘Fess up. The fact is 84% of us* say we can’t go for a day… Continue reading Phone Free Friday – tomorrow!
You might have noticed something funny going on in the Information Store today….?1. Information Store staff all wearing various shades of red. 2. Information Store staff brushing away the crumbs from their Red Nose Day cookies! 2. Students running round trying to work out the James Bond film with the longest title….3. Last but by… Continue reading Red Nose Day in the Information Store
Make someone’s day tomorrow. I’m not talking Valentines, I’m talking about giving an unwanted book to an underprivileged child. Tomorrow is International Book Giving Day. Please bring in any preloved children’s books to the Information Store desk, or SA103, and we will pass them on to a library that we work with in Dedza, Malawi. Make… Continue reading Make someone’s day
Free audio book – download it before Halloween and with each download, Audible will donate 50p to Booktrust! See Neil Gaiman’s blog for more details.
Help us to make a difference by donating your unwanted books to Betterworld. You will be supporting education and literacy as well as keeping them out of landfill. Please bring your books to the CCN Information Store and we will organise their collection by BetterWorldBooks – a global company that sells books online to fund… Continue reading One book can change a life – your chance to make a real difference!