Press

Here are links to press articles and interviews.

 
 
Latest Article - Lancashire Telegraph
 
 
May 2016 - Winner - Sue Ryder Yorkshire Women of Achievement in Education
 
2016 Poetry Winner - Worcester News
 
2015 - Winner - Peoples Book Prize
http://www.peoplesbookprize.com/winners2014.htm
 
2015 - BBC Humberside Interview
 
http://www.feargroup.com/bbc-radio-humberside-interview-with-christina-gabbitas-childrens-author/
 
2015 - Interview with Magic Oxygen
https://www.magicoxygen.co.uk/2015/07/talking-winner-bainbridge/
 
October 2014 - Wakefield Grammar School - Poetry Writing - World Poetry Day
http://www.wgsf.org.uk/wghs-junior/news/view/christina-gabbitas-inspires-poetry-writing-
 
March 2014 - Hull Daily Mail
http://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/want-encourage-children-write-ndash-words/story-20848544-detail/story.html
 
March 2014 - Reading Matters
http://readingmatters.org.uk/pleased-to-meet-you-christina-gabbitas-author-of-the-felicity-fly-series/
 
December 2014 - Talk at International Festival - United Arab Emirates
http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/lifestyle/books/11692689.Selby_author_Christina_Gabbitas_to_give_talk_at_international_reading_festival/?ref=rss
 
October 2013 - London Book Fair
http://www.londonbookfair.co.uk/Library/Interviews/5-mins-with-Christina-Gabbitas/

 

Thoughts & Feelings

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Events & Signings

2017

23rd May Peoples Book Prize Final - Triangular Trev and the Shape Idols

12th May - YWOA  - Sue Ryder Leeds Royal Armouries

11th May - Safeguarding Conference  - Manchester

April

24-30 April - United Arab Emirates, Sharjah Children's Reading Festival - Workshops

20th April - Sacred Heart School, Leeds - Poetry Workshops

28th March - Sheffield School - Storytelling & Poetry Workshops

23rd- 25th March - Selby District Children's Reading Festival 

8th March - Theatre event 400 Children - Children's University for Hull City Culture

7th March  - Northern Power Women Awards - Manchester Shotlisted 'Person with a Purpose'

2nd March - Wetherby School London 

1st March -  Storytelling St Antonys Catholic Primary School London

28th February - Betty Layward School London 

25th February - WHSmith Sheffied Meadowhall - Booksigning

16th February - World Read Aloud Day - The Olive Tree School, Bolton, Lancashire 

11th & 12th January - Poetry Workshops with Children's University  - Hull City of Culture

9th January - Poetry Initiative Launch - www.poemsandpictures.co.uk/competition

2016

3rd December - Selby WHSmith, Book signing

26th November - Doncaster WHSmith, Book signing

19th November - Beverley WHSmith, Book signing

30th October - Sheffield 10k for ChildLine NSPCC

29th October - WHSmith Halifax, Book signing

28th October - Waterstones Wakefield

27th October Waterstones York, Storytelling and Book signing Triangular Trev and the Shape Idols

26th October Selby Library, Storytelling & Book signing

25th October - Sherburn Library, Storytelling & Book signing

22nd October - WHSmith Sheffield Meadowhall - Book Launch. Triangular Trev and the Shape idols

6th October - World Poetry Day  - Fairburn School

21st September - Soroptomists Visit

26 August - Children's University

19th August - Storytelling & Book signing North Leeds Food Festival, Roundhay Park

1st August - Sheffield Hallam

14th July - Sheffield Hallam

12th July - Peoples Book Prize with www.sharesomesecrets.com

6th July - School Visit Worcester & BBC Hereford & Worcester

3rd July - Exhibition of Children's Poetry, Samlesbury Hall, Lancashire

2nd July - Guest of University College Lancashire - Science Festival

30 June - BBC Lancashire with John Gillmore

27 June - School Visit, Cleckheaton

28th May - Pop-up Shop, St Georges Centre, Preston, Lancashire - Storytelling & Poetry University College Lancashire

20th May - Yorkshire Women of Achievement Awards