Don’t Privatise Libraries : 2nd October
Proposed decimation of Barnet Libraries – Update 

Ledbury Reporter : 2nd October
Residents rally together in bid to save Herefordshire’s libraries 

Times Series : 2nd October
Barnet Libraries to remain open but 46% of staff face axe under proposals 

London SE1 : 2nd October
Waterloo Library will close within six months under Lambeth plans 

Vassall View : 2nd October
Lambeth announces long term plan for future of Minet library & local parks 

South London Today : 2nd October
Lambeth puts forwards its plans for the borough libraries 

Stoke Sentinel : 2nd October
Staffordshire | Majority of mobile library users in Staffordshire say proposed cuts will affect them 

Northamptonshire Telegraph : 2nd October
Libraries in Northamptonshire lack ‘space, facilities, staff, volunteers and expertise’ for
under fives sessions, according to a watchdog’s report

Loughborough Echo : 2nd October
Leicestershire | Mountsorrel Library could close says county council 
The council says that Mountsorrel submitted plans which required ongoing financial support, which the council is not offering.

Chronicle Live : 2nd October
New home found for Gateshead library, after council slashed its opening hours by a third 

Daily Record : 2nd October
North Ayrshire libraries to stay open but cost-cutting measures mean hours will be slashed 

The Star : 1st October 
Marking one year of community-run libraries in Sheffield after controversial cut 

South London Press : 1st October
Lewisham Job fears at libraries: Plans to axe staff to save £1m 
first public meeting:  Broadway Theatre, Catford, Weds 7th October at 7.30 pm


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Libraries News Round-up: 28 December 2016

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