Friday 1 July 2016 12-5pm
Saturday 2 July 10-2pm
23, 24 September (26-30 Sept)
25, 26 November (28 Nov – 2 Dec)
We are able to offer help to you if you have worked in the Book Trade for over 12 months with grants for retraining, living with a disability, medical need and many other needs which those who have worked in the industry might find themselves facing because of redundancy, sickness or other life events.
We also welcome former Book Trade Members to live at The Retreat – comprising 18 bungalows, 4 town-houses, 4 flats, and the original 7 almshouses plus gatehouse, we work on the principle that age, health or financial means shouldn’t be a barrier to achieving an enjoyable quality of life.
We welcome applications from eligible people who may be interested in our occasional housing vacancies. If you are interested in finding out more about the Retreat or perhaps making a visit, then contact David Hicks.
BTBS announces merger with The Matthew Hodder Charitable Trust The Book Trade Charity (BTBS) announced that it has merged with The Matthew Hodder Charitable Trust (MHCT). The merger will mean a much-expanded educational offer for young people in addition to BTBS’s…