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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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What's Happening

#BeCollective BrightSTAR showcase

26 April, 2018

#BeCollective BrightSTAR showcase – a creative learning school collaboration from Little Green Pig ​            #BeCollective BrightSTAR showcase Thursday 17th May, 2- 4… read more »

Bookworms: Lucy Mangan & Daniel Hahn in Conversation

24 April, 2018

** Please note rescheduled date! ** Bookworms: Lucy Mangan and Daniel Hahn in conversation. Join us at Brighton’s Nightingale Room for a celebration of childhood… read more »

BrightSTAR: a report by Major Ottilie, Space Artist

4 April, 2018

Photograph taken by Simon Dack – 8th March 2018 Every week since January, the LGP team have been donning spacesuits for an intergalactic residency at… read more »