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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

Watch a transmission from BrightSTAR …

22 May, 2018

In early 2018, Little Green Pig took up residency in Moulsecoomb Primary School to create BrightSTAR- Brighton Space Training and Research, the city’s first academy… read more »

LGP volunteers tackle First Aid

21 May, 2018

Two of our regular Monday Club volunteers, Will and Natalie, recently attended an Emergency First Aid Course run by Train Aid. Will said: The First Aid training… read more »

#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 »