Archive for May 2013

Read for RNIB Day at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The centenary RHS Chelsea Flower Show (21 to 25 May 2013) featured bronze sculptures of the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party by Robert James Ltd for Read for RNIB Day. Sculptors Robert Ellis and James Coplestone have worked together for many years bringing classic characters from the pages of English stories and...

School children meet award-winning author

More than 120 school children from the Cotswolds attended an exclusive event where they listened to a talk by best-selling children’s author Bali Rai. The event, which took place on Wednesday 1 May, was hosted by the Read for RNIB Day team as part of the Chipping Campden Literature...

Launch of new Read for RNIB Day website

Hello and welcome to the brand shiny new Read for RNIB Day website. If this is your first time visiting then may we wish you a warm welcome! If you are returning, then it is lovely to see you back! We hope you find exactly what you are looking...

Win a visit to your school from children’s author, Darren Shan

The exciting news is any school participating in Read for RNIB Day will automatically be included in a prize draw to win a visit from top children’s author of horror and fantasy books, Darren Shan.  This visit is suitable for children aged over ten years and will take place at a...

Watch our “Mole’s Sunrise” video

How would you describe the sunrise to someone that can’t see? “Mole’s Sunrise” is a beautifully illustrated and movingly written story about a blind mole who wonders what a sunrise is like. His good friends take him to the lake to show him the sunrise with vivid descriptions like...

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