Third Sector | 10th November
Locality calls for £1bn to back protection of public assets
http://www.thirdsector.co.uk/locality-calls-1bn-back-protection-public-assets/local-action/article/1415195

Surrey Comet : 10th November
Kingston Council to spend £500,000 on upgrading borough’s libraries as visitor numbers increase
http://www.surreycomet.co.uk/news/14880584.Kingston_Council_to_spend___500_000_on_upgrading_borough_s_libraries_as_visitor_numbers_increase/

The Star : 10th November
Sheffield | Letter:  Shocking decline of libraries in the UK
http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/your-say/shocking-decline-of-libraries-in-the-uk-1-8230028

Warrington Guardian : 10th November
Letter | Culture crime
http://www.warringtonguardian.co.uk/yoursay/letters/14880178.Culture_crime/

Lancashire Evening Post : 10th November
Countdown to closure for Lostock Hall Library and Children’s Centre
http://www.lep.co.uk/news/countdown-to-closure-for-library-and-children-s-centre-1-8232692

Accrington Observer : 9th November
Lancashire | Concerns as drug and alcohol recovery service bids to take over library building
Oswaldtwistle Library
http://www.accringtonobserver.co.uk/news/alcohol-drug-treatment-organisation-library-12153078

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Libraries News Round-up: 26 November 2017

The Gazette: 26 November South Gloucestershire | New volunteers find their feet at Chipping Sodbury’s library http://www.gazetteseries.co.uk/news/15682843.New_volunteers_find_their_feet_at_town___s_library/ Brixton Buzz: 26 November Lambeth’s shame: photos of the still-closed Carnegie Library, November 2017…

Libraries News Round-up: 21 October 2015

THE BOOKSELLER : 21st OctoberLibrary of Birmingham in £2m language school conversion http://www.thebookseller.com/news/library-birmingham-in-2m-language-school-conversion-315112 THE GUARDIAN : 21st OctoberStaff shortages forcing prisoners to choose between books and showers http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/oct/21/staff-shortages-forcing-prisoners-to-choose-between-books-and-showersLibraries Taskforce : 21st OctoberGuest Blog | Libraries…

Libraries News Round-up: 9 February

UNISON : 8th February Torfaen library services win reprieve https://cymru-wales.unison.org.uk/news/press-release/2017/02/torfaen-library-services-win-reprieve/ Chronicle Live : 9th February The neglect of our libraries is a sign that we are failing as a society --…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *