BBC News : 1st February
Birmingham Library website ‘cost more than £1m’

Local Government Lawyer : 29th January
Standards watchdog to review risks from new models of service delivery

BBC News : 1st February
Volunteers offer to run 30 threatened libraries in Lincolnshire
“They were told if you do not come forward and offer to run your library you will get a second rate mobile service.”

The Lincolnite : 1st February
Communities bid to run all 30 libraries under closure threat

THE INDEPENDENT : 31st January
The Big Questions | including Do libraries still matter? – by Baroness Tessa Blackstone

Falmouth Packet : 31st January
Consultation on slashing mobile library service in Cornwall starts on Monday

Brent & Kilburn Times : 31st January
Owners of Kensal Rise library blame council for demolition

Brent & Kilburn Times : 31st January
Disgruntled residents protest on top of demolished library


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