Vic Perry, formerly of Jaguar Land Rover, has been appointed as the c.e.o. of the Book Trade Charity (BTBS), taking over from David Hicks when... Read more
The Book Trade Charity has given away nearly £400,000 to people this year, including £164,000 in Covid-19 hardship grants made possible by a trade crowdfunding... Read more
David Hicks, chief executive of the Book Trade Charity, is to stand down in 2021 after 27 years in the role.
Amazon has been revealed as the mystery donor which pledged £250,000 to a fundraising drive to help booksellers impacted by the coronavirus crisis.
Three members of the trade have launched a £10,000 crowdfunder raising money for hardship grants to help booksellers hit by the coronavirus crisis.
Publishers including Penguin Random House, Pearson, Bonnier Books UK and Macmillan Education have donated books they planned to use at the cancelled London Book Fair to... Read more
The Book Trade Charity (BTBS) last night launched its 2020 Charity Appeal to raise funds for the £3m refurbishment of the Whetstone Estate in north London, offering... Read more
The Book Trade Charity has five places in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2020 to offer runners of the publishing industry who are up to... Read more
The Book Trade Charity has announced it is sponsoring three places to The Bookseller’s Children’s Conference later this month to people who want to break... Read more
The Book Trade Charity is merging with The Bookbinders Charitable Society to provide “more effective and efficient services to a wider range of beneficiaries”.... Read more