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 are grateful to shoppers and staff at Waitrose in Headington who supported us recently under the Community Matter Scheme. Our Director,... More >
Hilary Mantel has won the 2012 Man Booker prize, for Bring Up the Bodies, the first British author and woman to win it twice. The writer, who won... More >
Friday 12th October 2012 is Red, White and Blue Day which is a chance for every school in the country to show their support for the huge number of... More >
Today, National Poetry Day is being celebrated across the country with a host of events from free poetry readings, to writing workshops, and poetry... More >
On 12th September Calibre held the 2012 lunch for volunteers and staff. Everyone was inspired by our guest speaker, James Goldsworthy. James is a... More >
Member Paul Milross from Sussex, was keen to help charities like Calibre Audio Library who have provided support for him. Determined not to let his... More >
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 >