We are thrilled to announce that our BBC Radio 4 charity appeal is now live, presented by TV and radio favourite Gaby Roslin.
Keep up to date with the latest literacy news.
We are a founding member of the Department for Education’s new coalition which aims to halve the number of five-year-olds who start school without good early language and communication skills by 2028.
Children’s author Hilary Robinson joined pupils from St Mary and St Pancras Primary School yesterday to celebrate the Young Readers Programme.
We are thrilled to announce that Penguin Random House has chosen us as its Charity of the Year.
We’ve teamed up with easyJet to create top tips and creative ideas to help encourage children to practice their literacy skills over the summer holidays.
We have just published the 2017 evaluation of our Books Unlocked programme, which supports those in prisons and young offender institutions to read for pleasure.
This week we were joined by authors, teachers, partners and supporters of our work for our annual summer party, kindly hosted by Hachette UK.
News UK has chosen the National Literacy Trust as one of four charities to benefit from its annual News Corp Giving fund.
Our parliamentary inquiry into fake news and critical literacy has just published its final report.
Children and young people’s enjoyment of writing and how often they write in their spare time is in decline, according to a new report we have published today.
We have teamed up with the Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) to launch our Copyright Knights and Plagiarism Pirates creative writing competition for pupils in Key Stages 1-3.
We joined Cressida Cowell today as she visited a group of very excited pupils in Surrey to launch her brand new Free Writing Friday campaign to encourage children to write for pleasure.
Oscar’s Book Prize has revealed its shortlist for the best picture book for children under five in 2018.
We are delighted to launch a new National Literacy Trust Hub in Nottingham, in partnership with Nottingham City Council and Small Steps Big Changes.
Our Books Unlocked programme is being supported by several high-profile authors who have been making prison visits and taking part in National Prison Radio interviews.
We are thrilled to continue our fantastic 25th anniversary celebrations by launching our brand new video with Clare Balding.
Last night, we were delighted to be joined by our Patron, HRH The Duchess of Cornwall to celebrate our 25th anniversary in style at our annual gala dinner and auction in London.