Welcome to Calibre's news page. We hope you enjoy reading about the latest developments in our service, all the stories about people who have supported us, recent publicity, and also news about books.
Children across the country are dressing up as characters from their favourite books to celebrate World Book Day.
Descending on classrooms are... More >
Books groups are very popular enabling people to enjoy a shared book and be stimulated by other readers comments and observations.
Calibre Audio... More >
On 11th February, we were delighted to welcome Catherine Miller, Grants Officer at The Bucks Community Foundation and Sarah Vickers a Director of... More >
We would like to say " Thank-you" to the Family Circle Club based in Woolston, Southampton who have been fundraising for us.
Over the past 12... More >
A new film, The Invisible Woman about the relationship between the actress Ellen (Nellie) Ternan and Charles Dickens opens across the UK on... More >
Calibre patron, Simon Brett, is to be awarded the Crime Writers Association (CWA) Diamond Dagger. Voted for by its members, the accolade celebrates... More >
The Shock of the Fall by debut author and mental health nurse Nathan Filer has beaten bestselling novelist Kate Atkinson to win the title of 2013... More >
We would like to say a big Thank- you to Calibre member, Brenda Holden and her colleagues at Frodsham Townswomens Guild who have raised £1,000 for... More >
With 43 days to go to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, the British Paralympic Association (BPA) has announced the seven alpine skiers and... More >
Calibre was saddened to hear about the death of Dorothy Ashley at the age of 98.
Dorothy had been one of Calibres earliest volunteers when the... More >