Tagged: The Book Trade Charity

Perry appointed Book Trade Charity chief exec

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

Book Trade Charity gives out nearly £400k with help from trade crowdfunder

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

Hicks prepares to stand down as Book Trade Charity c.e.o.

David Hicks, chief executive of the Book Trade Charity, is to stand down in 2021 after 27 years in the role. Read more

Amazon revealed as £250k donor to bookseller coronavirus fund

Amazon has been revealed as the mystery donor which pledged £250,000 to a fundraising drive to help booksellers impacted by the coronavirus crisis. Read more

Trade trio launches £10,000 crowdfunder for booksellers hit by Covid-19 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. Read more

Publishers donate unused LBF stock to Book Trade Charity

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

BTBS launches appeal to fund subsidised London housing project

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

Book Trade Charity secures five spots in London Marathon 2020

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

Charity offers free Bookseller Children’s Conference tickets

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

Book trade charities merge

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

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