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Matt Haig Author Visit - 5th December 2017

We are delighted to be co-hosting with Waterstones Southampton the bestselling and award winning author Matt Haig. Matt has written many books for children, including 'Shadow Forest' which won the Nestle Children's Book Prize and, more recently, 'A Boy Called Christmas' which is currently being adapted for film. You may also be familiar with some of his adult fiction books such as Sunday Times bestseller 'Reasons to Stay Alive' and also 'How to Stop Time' which, again, is being made into a film starring Benedict Cumberbatch.

E-safety Focus Group

The E-safety Focus Group recently took part in a workshop led by the Hampshire Police Youth Commission. The workshop was called GOFISH (GO Find Internet Safety Help). GOFISH is a pilot cyber ambassador scheme which informs students how to educate and offer support to their peers on how to make the most of the internet and stay safe. You can view more information about the scheme on the Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner's website. (We are mentioned on this webpage at the bottom!)

Christmas Shoe Boxes

The countdown to Christmas has begun and the collection date for the CHRISTMAS SHOE BOXES is this THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2nd at morning registration in the d.@rt Centre.

Poetry at the d.@rt for WordPlay

From 26th February to the 10th March 2018 the d.@rt Centre will be running the WordPlay festival, a month of literary events and activities connecting communities in and around Hedge End by playing with words.