Third Space participants secure funding towards 'Man Down' project

Third Space participants granted funding towards their 'Man Down' project which aims to tackle mental health issues among men Read more

Verbal welcomes students and staff from Virginian university

Staff from the School of Communication Studies, James Madison University, Virginia pay a visit Verbal Read more

Verbal celebrates young people’s achievements with graduation on walls

Graduation held for children and young people following successful completion of Verbal's Children In Need Reading Rooms programme Read more

World Book Night and beyond

Find out how Verbal celebrated World Book Night Read more

Foraging with Reading Friends

Discover plants for healing and cooking on the Inch Levels with Reading Friends and Active Citizens Engaged (ACE) Read more

Verbal staff celebrate Poetry Day Ireland

Listen to lines from poems we use in Reading Rooms Read more

Third Space Project celebrates First Year

Celebration event to mark Third Space milestone Read more

Verbal designated an ‘Autism Friendly Centre’

Verbal staff achieve Autism Impact Award Read more

Verbal celebrates World Book Day 2019

Pupils from The Fountain P.S. paid a visit to Verbal to help celebrate World Book Day Read more

Death of Padraic Fiacc announced

Verbal expresses regret at the death of Lagan Press poet Read more

Reading Friends launches in Northern Ireland

The first Reading Friends group in Northern Ireland met to launch the project in Derry/Londonderry Read more

Verbal welcomes Paul Howard and local primary schools

Book illustrator, Paul Howard, unlocks sbooky creativity just in time for Halloween Read more

Launch of Reading Friends

Verbal attended the London launch of Reading Friends Read more

Keep the idea of story alive - Lauren Child

What to do when your children don't enjoy reading Read more

VSJ student joins judging panel

Our journalism student, Matthew Devine, appointed to the judging panel of the Change Something Fund Read more

SEUPB visits Third Space in Belfast

A visit from the funders provides an opportunity to reflect on Third Space developments Read more

Two Laureates at Verbal

Two Children's Laureates visited Verbal to talk about childhood and books Read more

Neighbourhood champions and the Listen, Share, Change project

Reading Rooms training delivered to Neighbourhood Champions in Limavady and Belfast Read more

Aoife and Danni attend bibliotherapy conference in London

Verbal presents new research on how reading can improve empathy Read more

Praxis celebration

The Beyond Words Summer project with Praxis ended with a celebration at the Verbal Arts Centre Read more

Our first peer volunteers from Beyond the Walls

Three young people complete their Reading Rooms training Read more