Public Libraries News : 18th September
Ed Vaizey v. Sheffield Council: battle is joined
detailed analysis of Ed Vaizey’s letter to the council

Alan Gibbons Diary : 19th September
What Ed Vaizey doesn’t tell you

THE BOOKSELLER : 19th September
Vaizey letter delays Sheffield library moves

GOV.UK : 18th September
Government response to the public consultation on the proposed
abolition of the Advisory Council on Libraries

Publishers Association : 19th September
Publishing industry sets out policy proposals for next government
Calls for for school libraries to be statutory.  Calls for (Manifesto p.11) a Parliamentary Commission to look into the operation of the 1964 Act
Find link to their Manifesto here:

Leon’s Library Blog : 19th September
Cilip subscription fees

Save Doncaster Libraries : 19th September
And in case you missed it… Doncaster are ‘giving’ another 8 libraries to volunteers

Peterborough Telegraph : 19th September
Letter: Should we fear for our libraries?
Is this City Council going to be failing the children and young people again?

Yorkshire Post : 19th September
Council could face inquiry over decision to cut library funding

ITV News : 19th September
Leicestershire Council may cut library opening hours

Newbury Today : 19th September
Hampshire | Decision on Kingsclere library proposed closure shelved (postponed) 

Bournemouth Echo : 19th September
Should council start community libraries? Views sought on proposals to axe Poole’s mobile library

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