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Library computers – Saturday 22 June

Due to essential maintenance work, computers, printers and scanners will be unavailable to use in Thurrock libraries on Saturday 22 June. We apologise for any inconvenience. Wi-fi will still be available, and you will still be able to borrow and return items as usual.

International Kids Lit Quiz

Kids Lit Quiz, the annual schools quiz for years 7 and 8 takes place every year in November. It celebrates the 'sport of reading’, where keen readers to show their expertise.

If your school is ready for the challenge then think about putting a team together and apply now for a chance of getting to the world final in 2019. To take part:

  • secondary schools in the eastern region can enter 1 or 2 teams
  • each secondary school team must have 4 students from years 7 and 8
  • primary schools may enter an "apprentice team" from year 6

You can test your knowledge and prepare to enter this year's quiz by looking at the sample questions on the Kids Lit Quiz website.

The East of England heat is hosted by Thurrock Libraries and run by the quiz’s founder, New Zealand Education lecturer, Wayne Mills.

Grays library
Thameside Complex, Orsett Road, Grays, RM17 5DX

: 01375 413 976

: grays.library@thurrock.gov.uk