Skip navigation
  • Page 1 of 31 
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

News   - Latest Headlines

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.

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 20

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 19 - Nicole

19/12/2014

Hello I am Nicole, Communications Officer, and my job is to raise the profile of our charity through press coverage as well as writing articles for... More >

Calibre Generic

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 18 - The Morning Library Crew

18/12/2014

Hello were the morning library team comprising of volunteers and a mix of full-time and part-time staff. First thing, Justin and his Royal Mail... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Stewart

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 17 - Stewart

17/12/2014

Hello I am Stewart, the Principal IT Officer and my job is to maintain, develop and support the internal IT systems at Calibre. I also play... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Sherry

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 16 - Sherry

16/12/2014

Hi, my name is Sherry Hostler and I own a bespoke cake decorating company called The Cake House, which is based in Tring. I first came across... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 15 - Charlie Girl

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 15 - Charlie Girl

15/12/2014

Hello my name is Charlie Girl and I am 12 years old. I sometimes come to work at Calibre on a Friday morning. I have dual roles firstly as... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 14 - Matt

Calibre Advent Calendar Day 14 - Matt

14/12/2014

Hi, I am Matt the gardener and I work keeping the grounds neat and tidy accompanied by my dog Taz. My special Christmas memory is looking out the... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Jean

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 13 - Jean

13/12/2014

My name is Jean Prinsep and I have been a Calibre Checker for nearly a year now. My brother - David Pipkin, Calibre's Head of Personnel - suggested... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 13 - Nathan

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 12 - Nathan

12/12/2014

Hi, Im Nathan and Im a presenter on mix96, the commercial radio station for Buckinghamshire. I visited Calibre earlier in the year as part of a... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Graham S

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 11 - Graham S

11/12/2014

Hello, I am Graham (one of three at Calibre!) and have been a volunteer for the past three years. Memories of best Christmases go back to when I... More >

Calibre Advent Calendar - Fred Parker

Calibre Advent Calendar - Day 10 - Fred Parker

10/12/2014

I am Fred Parker, volunteer reader and the old, wrinkled one in the photo (see below). This was a picture taken recently at the Bright Awards... More >