Saturday August 17, 2019
For the road ahead

World Book Night


World Book Night is an annual celebration of reading and books that takes place tonight. Our Union has got involved by giving out books to members across the country.

L to R: Bob Monks (URTU General Secretary), Claire O'Brien URT UULR Project Administrator, Jeff Lathem URTU ULR Project Manager.

World Book Night is run by The Reading Agency, a national charity that inspires people to become confident and enthusiastic readers to help give them an equal chance in life.

To find out more about World Book Night, visit 

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