Griff Rhys Jones joins star-studded storytellers at Pin Mill marathon reading of children’s book

We Didn’t Mean To Go To Sea, the seventh book in the Swallows and Amazons series, follows the Walker family as they manage to drift downstream from Felixstowe and Harwich into the North Sea. Mr Willis said: “The reading went very well indeed. The idea … Continue reading Griff Rhys Jones joins star-studded storytellers at Pin Mill marathon reading of children’s book

Griff Rhys Jones to join other stars at Suffolk reading of famous Arthur Ransome tale

The book, published in 1937, is part of the Swallows and Amazons series and is set on the banks of the River Orwell. Chapters will be read aloud, from beginning to end, over around eight hours starting from 9am on Saturday. Libby Purves, Julia Jones … Continue reading Griff Rhys Jones to join other stars at Suffolk reading of famous Arthur Ransome tale

An 80th Anniversary Bookmark for We Didn’t Mean to Go to Sea

The Nancy Blackett Trust has commissioned this Limited Edition Bookmark to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the publication of “We Didn’t Mean to Go to Sea” in November 1937…

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Griff Rhys Jones to join other stars at Suffolk reading of famous Arthur Ransome tale

The book, published in 1937, is part of the Swallows and Amazons series and is set on the banks of the River Orwell. Chapters will be read aloud, from beginning to end, over around eight hours starting from 9am on Saturday. Libby Purves, Julia Jones … Continue reading Griff Rhys Jones to join other stars at Suffolk reading of famous Arthur Ransome tale