The Star : 19th October
Campaign to save Sheffield library branches hotting up
Huddersfield Examiner : 19th October
Kirklees libraries service wins BASE award
THE INDEPENDENT : 18th October
Chris Bryant MP | These local cuts are dismantling the last vestiges of civil society
In my little patch of the Valleys five libraries will close
LGA : 15th October
Free libraries seminar presentations 12 Sept 2013
Presentations (with links) :
Shared services and community engagement: The case of the Lewisham Library and Information Service – Cllr Chris Best (PDF, 15 pages, 860KB)
Transforming Library Services London Borough of Merton – Cllr Draper (PDF, 9 pages, 229KB)
Creating a comprehensive library service – getting the equality duty right, Sue Charteris (PDF, 17 pages, 989KB)
Save Wolverhampton Libraries : 18th October
South Wales Argus : 18th October
Monmouthshire | Usk library campaigners set to meet
We have a large proportion of elderly residents who are unable to travel further afield, and our very limited bus services make a 20-mile round trip to the nearest library impossible for many.
Swindon Advertiser : 18th October
Wiltshire | How good is your library?
The library service is going to be asking children and young people to complete a questionnaire that asks them what they think of the service that libraries provide for them.