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We are Little Green Pig

We are here for young writers.

Based in Brighton & Hove, we are a writing and mentoring charity for young people in Sussex. We believe in the right to write, and that this vital form of self-expression builds confidence, communication and literacy skills.

You can find us scribbling in various venues across the city.

Creativity and fun are at the heart of what we do.

Our work with schools

We work with children and young people aged 7 to 18 in schools and colleges, offering young people and teachers the chance to get out of the classroom and get playful with writing.

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Out-of-school events

Whether creating Brighton's first soap opera or a murder mystery at Preston Manor, our out-of-school projects get young people writing in more ways than they ever thought possible!

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Can you spare a fiver?

We need your help to keep growing and reaching the young people who could most benefit from our work. Please consider joining our Little Green Fiver Club with a donation of £5 per month.

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What's Happening

September Newsletter

October 6, 2020

Dear Friends, September is upon us, the days are getting shorter and summer seems to bob a curtsy in a final farewell with a balmy passage toward autumn. … read more »

Back to school after lockdown – tips from an NHS Psychologist

September 4, 2020

Check out MyTutor’s interview with NHS Senior Clinical Psychologist, Dr Shreena Ghelani, who shares tips and advice for parents on preparing in advance for school reopening, managing… read more »

August 2020 Newsletter

September 1, 2020

Dear Friends, Welcome to our August newsletter, our Little Green Pig mid-summer refresher.  As the long hot humid days wind down and the advent of a… read more »