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Nottingham's 'Letter to myself' gallery

Read On Nottingham has been encouraging young people in the city to write a letter to their future self as part of their own family time capsule to record their experiences of lockdown in 2020.

Young Nottingham writers have been sharing their letters with us for our 'Letter to myself' gallery. Click on their letters below to read their wonderful words.

Share your 'letter to myself' with us for our gallery and receive a free book!*

Send us your child's 'letter to myself' (found on page 6 of the time capsule activity sheet) to receive a free book and the chance for it to be featured in our online gallery. Email a picture of your letter or send your typed letter to us at Please include your child's first name and age, plus a delivery address for your book.

If your letter is featured, the letter, plus your child's first name and age, will be featured on our website and social media channels. Please let us know if you would prefer your letter to be anonymous.

Download the Time Capsule activity sheet

Click here to find out more about our Time Capsule activity and read our top tips.

*While stocks last. Book titles available may vary. Open to Nottingham City residents only.

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