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School children from Waltham Forest win prizes for fairy tales set in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

10 July 2014

School children from Waltham Forest win prizes for fairy tales set in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

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The Duke of Buccleuch welcomes guests to Boughton House to raise awareness of children’s literacy charity Beanstalk

11 June 2014

The Duke of Buccleuch hosted an evening reception at Boughton House on Thursday 5 June to raise awareness of children’s literacy charity Beanstalk, with guests from across the county.

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Inaugural Beanstalk Ball raises over £170K for children's literacy charity

05 June 2014

Funds raised will enable 750 children to receive vital one-to-one support from Beanstalk volunteers.

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Become a reading helper hero this Volunteers' Week

02 June 2014

National children’s literacy charity, Beanstalk, appeals for more reading volunteers this Volunteers’ Week 

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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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