Kilt Walk

2022-04-30T17:04:00+01:00April 30th, 2022|News|

We are looking for more people to sign up as part of the Books Abroad Team to the Kiltwalk in Aberdeen or the other ones in Dundee and Edinburgh. Any one wishing to join can sign up on behalf of Books Abroad - contact the office on or telephone 01464 861446 for more details.We are also looking for anyone to sponsor a member of our

Kenya Shipment arrival

2022-02-23T13:25:03+00:00February 23rd, 2022|News|

The Kenya Shipment that we told you about previously has safely arrived at its initial destination of St Paul's University from where the books will be distributed to various schools and colleges. Irene Muthoni Kibandi said: 'The students and faculty members are excited  and look forward to using the books once processed. Thank you so much and best wishes in this service you are giving to

Kenya Shipment being prepared

2021-10-10T18:28:31+01:00October 10th, 2021|News|

It has been a busy time at Books Abroad recently when for the first time we have filled a 40ft container. It contains some 36 pallets with 1044 boxes holding about 100,000 books. These are all bound for Kenya and we will update you on their progress.

Roundup of the latest news

2020-12-10T11:55:31+00:00December 3rd, 2020|News|

Here is an update on what has been happening recently and some of our upcoming plans. We will give you more detailed news on these shipments at a later date. Our Sri Lankan container is due to arrive in Colombo at Christmas after delays at Rotterdam and our Zimbabwe container is due to arrive in late January 2021. Volunteers are now packing for our Caribbean container

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