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.
Dyslexia Awareness Week runs from October 5-11th in England, Wales and Northern Ireland; from 2-8th November in Scotland. This year's theme is... More >
Take one old banger, a determined guy and a journey through seven countries in five days. Who could be so crazy? Well, Stuart Beale actually. He's... More >
If you love reading and live in the Oxford area, you may be interested in joining a new audio book club being set up by the Oxford Association for... More >
With 2015 Rugby World Cup fever about to erupt our editorial department has been digging out some great rugger-related stories for you to savour.... More >
Our detective and mysteries stories are the most frequently borrowed titles in our fiction library. Calibre members tell us that they look forward... More >
The Man Booker Prize 2015 shortlist has been announced with the judges praising the diversity of the writers . The chair, Michael Wood, said: " We... More >
Queen Elizabeth II has become Britain's longest-reigning monarch surpassing the record held by her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria. She has... More >
As the world's only visually impaired tenor pannist Michael Toussaint has a dream. He wants to create the world's first visually impaired steel... More >
Volunteer recorders and technical help required.
The Elmbridge and Runnymede Talking Newspaper is actively searching for technically-minded... More >
With the new series of The Great British Bake Off under way we've got a selection of cake-inspired books for your delight and delectation.
First... More >