BBC Radio 4 spotlight on letter writing

You & Yours logoDavid Bateman, Chief Operating Officer of Paperchase and Chris Leonard-Morgan, organiser of the London Stationery Show and National Stationery Week’s Get Britain Writing campaign, were interviewed on yesterday’s Radio 4 consumer affairs programme You & Yours, discussing the future of letter writing.

The programme looked at letter writing over the last century, and questioned the future for it over the next one. Both David and Chris emphasized David Batemanthe lasting power of the written word because of its personal nature, especially in a digital age.

“Writing paper is a growth category for us” said David Bateman. “We are increasing our options of writing sets and notecards every year.”

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p020bxg9

Posted on 5th June 2014 by Hazel Fieldwick