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Thursday Club speaks up about the Environment

Like many young people, Little Green Pig’s Thursday club members are extremely concerned about the damage being inflicted on our planet and the inaction of governments. Inspired by Greta Thunberg and Extinction Rebellion, the children researched environmental issues of interest and responded in their inimitable style. Here you’ll find articles, opinion, stories and poems on… read more »

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The Brilliant Brighton Drawathon!

In this super-special event, seven of the country’s top illustrators will be picking up their pens and competing in a fabulous, fun-filled Drawathon! Join in the action and help choose the splendidly silly sketching challenges for these superstars of the children’s book world. Featuring Nick Sharratt (Tracy Beaker, You Choose), Guy Parker-Rees (Giraffes Can’t Dance,… read more »

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AMPLIFIED films

In May 2019, Little Green Pig took part in Brighton Festival for the first time with AMPLIFIED. A diverse group of young people took part in an intensive weekend workshop, where they were mentored and encouraged to share their personal stories. The group then took to the stage on Saturday 18 May, presenting their unique… read more »

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We’re hiring!

Are you passionate about creativity, writing, young people, education and the arts? We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to join our friendly team as a Volunteer Manager and Administrator. The Volunteer Manager and Administrator is a key member of our core team. The team consists of a Director, Deputy Director and Learning… read more »

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3 ways to support LGP this May

Imagine a city in which every child is listened to, supported and celebrated.  Where all children, not only those whose families can afford it, have access to creative opportunities that engage, stretch and delight them. This is the kind of city Little Green Pig are working to make. Every contribution you make goes towards our… read more »

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Six Reasons to buy tickets to Amplified

By now you may have heard about Little Green Pig’s Amplified, our upcoming Brighton Festival event. If you’re wondering whether or not to buy tickets, we’ve outlined some excellent reasons why you might want to come along below!   You’re a young person living in Brighton & Hove. Amplified gives you the rare chance to… read more »

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Tickets now on sale for Amplified

We are very proud to announce that, for the very first time, we are taking part in Brighton Festival with Little Green Pig Amplified. During April and May, Little Green Pig are working with a diverse group of young people as part of Amplified, which takes place at the Brighthelm Centre on Saturday 18 May…. read more »

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Six Boxes graphic novel launch

Over the past three months, over 50 children from across Brighton & Hove have been working with Little Green Pig and artist Ottilie Hainsworth to create their own graphic novels in just six boxes. Join us to at 1pm on Saturday April 6th at Jubilee Library to celebrate their work, hear speeches and a Q&A with… read more »

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