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After 10 years under the Bookfeast umbrella, our TeaBooks groups are on the move! As of 1st October, the TeaBooks project will be managed by Age UK Oxfordshire. Bookfeast Director Angie Prysor-Jones and the Trustees are delighted to have found …

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Did you know that the term Easter Egg is used to describe hidden references to other films within a film? Or that if Elizabeth Jane Howard hadn’t been a writer, she would have been a gardener? There’s more book-ish news …

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TeaBooks volunteers and group members have been invited to take part in research underway at Newcastle University, exploring the impact of lockdowns on the way we read and our relationship with book groups. There’s more about the project and how …

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Our first newsletter of 2021 is hot off the press with news of forthcoming TV adaptation – some of which was filmed at Oxfordshire’s Rousham House (above) and which sparked a host of celebrity gossip! There’s also news about which …

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At the end of an extraordinary year, our final newsletter of 2020 looks forward to a better 2021 and wishes all our volunteers and group members a very happy Christmas! To read previous newsletters, simply scroll back through our news …

Merry Christmas! Read More »

The first Covid vaccines are being delivered as I write – and I hope that before very long, all our TeaBooks groups will be meeting up in person again, sharing stories, books, memories and laughter. In the meantime, the latest …

Keeping going! Read More »

With winter on the way, the Bookfeast team have been racking their brains to find ways to keep our book-loving members in touch with one another. The latest newsletter explores some of the options, plus there’s news of a great …

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With Autumn definitely arriving on a cold north wind, there are lots of great reasons to snuggle up inside, including a BBC adaptation of one of TeaBooks’ favourite novels “Us” by David Nicholls. You’ll find more book news, including an …

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Well, it looks like life is going to take a little while to get back to normal, which means it’s unlikely our merry TeaBooks groups will be meeting again until the Spring at the earliest. Undeterred, we are currently exploring …

Heading into Autumn Read More »

Oxfordshire libraries are opening their doors again which means we can hopefully organise some socially-distanced outdoor meetings for some of our groups – with a lovely pile of books to share! See more in our latest newsletter here.