Issue 152: A Sporting Chance

  • A Sporting Chance

    27 Aug 2007

    Ralph Newbrook looks at a scheme that mixes the best of sport and literature.

    Have you ever wondered whether top footballers enjoy reading? Premier League Reading Stars (PLRS) is a national initiative that not only highlights Premier League players who love reading, but also which books they like and what they think about them.

    PLRS operates through a network of Premier League Clubs and public libraries, running reading clubs and activity sessions for local children and... more