Two thousand registered primary schools are now taking part in Open the Book and over 400 schools have registered for the scheme since October 2014. There are now over 11,000 volunteer Bible storytellers going into schools across the UK.
More than 120 children on the island of St Mary’s in the Scilly Isles have been taking part in Open The Book. And, the dramatic re-telling of biblical stories during assemblies has been ‘a bit hit’ according to chaplain, Canon Paul Miller.
British and Foreign Bible Society operates in England, Wales, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man. And we also work with a network of local Bible Societies around the world. Find your closest Bible Society here