Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 27°C

min temp: 16°C

Five-day forecast

Participants will read excerpts from books written by Victorian novelist

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

Library campaigners are holding a 24-hour reading session to mark Christmas on Thursday.

The event organised by Preston Community Library and Friends of Preston Library Event will involve people reading excerpts from books by Charles Dickens.

Some participants will dress up in Victorian costumes to add to the fun.

Volunteers are being sought to sign up for reading session varying from 10 or 20 minutes.

The event will start around 2pm and once its finished a carol-singing session will take place.

Anyone who wants to take part should call Geraldine Cook on 07980154858.

Share this article

Most Read News

Brent Council will introduce a fee for green waste collection

Brent Council to charge residents for green waste collection

Brent Council have approved a scheme this afternoon to charge residents an annual fee to have their green waste collected.

Read full story »

0 comments

   Local advertisers

More news stories

Click here to read the Digital Edition of the Brent & Kilburn Times on screen
Use our Wedding site to help you plan your big day!
At WeddingSite we know how much you have to organise for your wedding day, that's why we have designed a set of FREE, simple-to-use tools to make the planning process easy & hassle-free. FIND OUT MORE
Find a date using our online dating and friend finder
You can meet new friends, find romance or simply meet up online with people sharing similar interests and hobbies. FIND OUT MORE
Find a local business using our online directory search
Need a plumber? Or a florist? Or anything else? Search our business directory to find Kilburn businesses in just a few seconds. FIND OUT MORE
Family notices from the Brent & Kilburn Times, with readers' tributes
In memoriam, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, best wishes & special days. FIND OUT MORE

Celebrity / Showbiz See all

Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

Read full story »