Wales Online : 12th August
Vale of Glamorgan | Job losses, volunteer-run libraries and £32m cuts warning as council faces ‘permanent austerity’

Stoke Sentinel : 12th August
Staffordshire | Library consultation events planned in Eccleshall, Loggerheads and Newcastle

News Shopper : 12th August
New library to open in Penge town centre
The library will open on August 26 in Green Lane and will provide more modern facilities.

Local Government Chronicle : 12th August
Warning over Care Act’s ‘unintended consequences’
It added: “Wider universal wellbeing services that councils provide (such as libraries or swimming) are precisely those that are being cut as local authorities attempt to protect essential frontline, statutory services.”

Leon’s Library Blog : 12th August
It’s good to…listen
featuring Martyn Wade’s statement on what CILIP members will be asked to consider at the AGM 

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At a Tipping Point – Education Learning & Libraries
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