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Inclusive Stories Festival

Creative stories for everyone

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Our Inclusive Stories Festival is taking place digitally from Monday 12 April to Tuesday 11 May. The festival will feature a series of fully funded digital events with a range of authors, illustrators and storytellers to inspire a love of reading and stories for all.

The festival is open to schools and families, and there will be variety of live and pre-recorded events to tune into. All the festival events are linked by the theme of inclusion, and some of the events have been designed especially for young people with additional support needs.

Festival schedule

We are delighted to announce the following digital events:

We are also very excited to be hosting a live digital event through Microsoft Teams:

Event videos will remain live on the Scottish Book Trust website until Tuesday 11 May.

Get involved

Registration is open to schools and home educators who want to join festival events live. We'll then share recordings on our Sensory Storytelling page for everyone to watch.

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