A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham, who collated it. For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter.
Alan Gibbons Blog : 11th May Campaign for the Book | Letter to LGA chairman. Libraries are statutory. Letter to Sir Merrick Cockell, chair of the Local Government Association. http://alangibbons.net/2013/
Facebook : 11th May Herefordshire |A councillor is sending out a standard letter to all who protest the library closures https://www.facebook.com/
You Tube : 11th May Leominster Library is under threat. Jonathan loved visiting it before he started school http://www.youtube.com/watch?
BBC News : 11th May Historic Kettering Library reopening http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-
Daily Echo : 11th May Southampton library opening times to change http://www.dailyecho.co.uk/