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.
Young Calibre member, Madison Lawson (aged 9), her Mum, Tracy, and younger sister Iona were joined by Calibre volunteer, Sophie Wyle (aged 16) at... More >
Calibre Audio Library has over a thousand members with dyslexia including half of our Young Calibre membership.
BeatingDyslexia.com contains a... More >
Nina Bawden, a prolific writer of fiction for children and adults with over fifty books to her name, has passed away at the age of 87. She is... More >
Do you enjoy listening to audiobooks or know someone who does?
Calibre Audio Library is looking for volunteers to check their recordings before... More >
The phones have been red hot here at Calibre with members asking for E L James erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey. Many of the callers have been... More >
The work of Calibre Audio library supported by 200 volunteers has been recognised by the Buckinghamshire Community Foundation. They have awarded... More >
We are delighted to receive a cheque for £2,000 from the Bristol-based branch of the healthcare provider, Simplyhealth. This followed a decision by... More >
EV Thompson, historical writer and Calibre Patron, died last month at his home in Launceston, Cornwall. He was born in London in 1931, but when... More >
There are a number of personalities and stories emerging from the London 2012 Olympics including Dong Hyun Im, the South Korean archer. Dong is... More >