Writing Back on Woman's Hour

writing back pen pals

The School's Writing Back project was recently featured on Woman's Hour on BBC Radio 4. Students Mailies Fleming and Yunfei Xu were interviewed alongside the project founder, Georgina Binnie.

The School's Writing Back project was featured on Woman's Hour (BBC Radio 4) on 29 December 2016. School of English undergraduate students Mailies Fleming and Yunfei Xu were interviewed alongside the Project Officer, Georgina Binnie: https://goo.gl/wVUJZj

Georgina Binnie was also recently interviewed on The Voices Show on Age UK's Internet radio station, The Wireless (clip unavailable).  

Related: 'Pen pal project for students and older people', Darlington Stockton Times23 December 2016

Features Writing Back, a volunteer pen pal scheme matching students up to write to older residents, helping to battle loneliness in older people: https://goo.gl/WsYec2