Tiptoes children within the East Riding start to receive their free books courtesy of The Book Trust.
Book Trust is the UK’s largest reading charity and reach 3.9 million children each year with books, resources and support to help develop a love of reading.
BookTrust is national in scale and works in every region in England, Northern Ireland and Wales. They work through every local authority via children’s centres, schools, libraries and health professionals to reach families who need us most.
They celebrate writing from the UK and beyond, bringing new releases to a wider audience and getting readers to engage with different types of books. You can also find out more about our programmes, campaigns and awards on their website.
– gives free books to every child in England and Wales at two key stages before school, as well as free packs for children with additional needs, tips and guidance on reading together, resources and activities, and much more.
As the world’s first national book-gifting programme, Bookstart aims to encourage a love of books, stories and rhymes in children from as young an age as possible. Whether you’re a family wanting to find out what Bookstart can offer you or an early years practitioner involved in delivering Bookstart programmes and gifting the packs, you’ll find all the information you need right here.