The University of Leicester are holding a children’s event, as part of the Literary Leicester festival, at 11am till 12:15 on Saturday 26th March, in the Peter Williams Lecture Theatre at the University of Leicester!  It’s free and you can sign up on this link:

The programme is looking very lively, including the Letterbox Band (Marcus Joseph, Wayne Matthews and Kulvir Bhambra), Dave ‘Stickman’ Higgins compering, and extracts from the Family from One End Street, Frog and Toad, Killer Cat, Anansi, and poems from children and from Shruti Chauhan.  Paul Gobey and Elaine Pantling are also storytelling. Live illustrating by Sam Grubb! There will be sock puppets! There will be beatboxing!

The programme will include showing the Leicester Hundred Square photos one after another, featuring several Uplands Infant School children and Staff from a few years ago.