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A West London literary festival has raised £5000 for Beanstalk

12 March 2014

A West London literary festival has raised £5000 to support the work of the children’s literacy charity, Beanstalk.

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Beanstalk launches its 2014 Corporate Challenge with ‘Dragon’s Den’-style pitch event

24 February 2014

Radisson Blu Edwardian, Arbuthnot Latham & Co. and Return Path face Beanstalk’s ‘Dragons’ in the first stage of their six-month fundraising challenge.

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Beanstalk is one of 80 EU organisations to launch the European Literacy Policy Network, Elinet, to tackle illiteracy across the EU

20 February 2014

Beanstalk is joining 79 organisations from 28 countries to work on a new EU-funded network, to raise awareness of illiteracy across Europe and introduce initiatives to improve reading levels across the continent.

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Children's author Dame Jacqueline Wilson visits flagship 'Get London Reading' school

29 January 2014

Children's author Dame Jacqueline Wilson visits flagship 'Get London Reading' school to meet children supported by Beanstalk.

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Edmonton MP visits school supported by Beanstalk

21 January 2014

Edmonton MP calls for more volunteers to step forward to help children struggling with reading.

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Make a New Year's resolution to help a child to read in 2014

05 January 2014

Was one of your New Year’s Resolutions this year to do something rewarding and that  makes a real difference to your local community? If it was, why not volunteer as a Beanstalk reading helper, to help primary school children in your area learn to read.

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Shadow Minister visits Inspiring Reading project

20 December 2013

Local MP visits Christ Church Primary, Brick Lane to support the Inspiring Reading project run in partnership with Beanstalk and the Mayor's Fund for London 

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Double donations to Beanstalk through the Big Give Christmas Challenge

05 December 2013

Children’s literacy charity Beanstalk is calling for supporters to donate through the Big Give Christmas Challenge, to support its £40K in £40 days appeal.

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Beanstalk begins new chapter in Crewe

28 November 2013

Cheshire Lord Lieutenant David Briggs has visited Underwood West Primary School in Crewe to show his backing for Beanstalk – a national charity offering reading support.

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Magic FM DJ drops in to Enfield school

19 November 2013

Magic FM DJ Angie Greaves has backed a charity's appeal for volunteers to help Enfield children learn to read

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