Lancashire Telegraph: 17 April
Blackburn with Darwen Council | More volunteers running Darwen Library as part of council savings
2BR Radio: 17 April
Lancashire | It isn’t over yet for Whalley Library
Leigh Times: 17 April
Westcliff Library Open Again
Chester Chronicle: 17 April
Funding options on table for Chester’s £300m Northgate Development
Chester Library is now closed as books are moved across to Storyhouse ready for the grand opening on May 11
Chester Chronicle: 17 April
Storyhouse in Chester invites community groups to use the space
Sutherland Northern Times: 17 April
Huge cuts but ‘stable’ year for High Life Highland?
High Life Highland, the charity running leisure & cultural services, inc. libraries have been hit by the council’s demand to cut cost by near £1mill. The leisure company has now cut management, library and business support jobs as a consequence. 
Alan Gibbons addresses a meeting held by Save Swindon Libraries - Photo by Elizabeth Ash
Alan Gibbons addresses a meeting held by Save Swindon Libraries – Photo by Elizabeth Ash
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Libraries News Round-up: 17 February 2018

Stop the Privatisation of Public Libraries: 17 February Outsourcing Fundamentalism, Hasn't Herts heard of Carillion? and SCL/Taskforce backed vol-led 'libraries' conference comes to Sheffield. http://dontprivatiselibraries.blogspot.co.uk/2018/02/outsourcing-fundamentalism-hasnt-herts.html Burnham-On-Sea: 17 February Somerset |…

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