West Wales Children’s Book Group

About Us


WWCBG - Your local group in west wales


The West Wales Children's Book Group was established in 1999 and is a member of the Federation of Children's Book Groups. Our aims are:

  • To educate children by encouraging them to read, enjoy and appreciate books
  • To organise enjoyable activities which broaden children's experience
  • To encourage children's awareness of the world around them
  • To help promote the literature of Wales
  • To increase awareness of the latest children's books

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The Federation of Children's Book Groups


The Federation of Children's Book Groups is a national voluntary organisation which brings children and reading together. Its aims are:

  • To promote enjoyment of, and interest in, books and reading for children and young people
  • To encourage the availability of books for children of all ages from pre-school to teenage

The Federation liaises with schools, playgroups, libraries, publishers and other professional bodies.

The Federation is an umbrella organisation which co-ordinates and supports the work of its separate book groups throughout the UK.