The Times: 21 May
Library offers playbook for communities taking control
‘The experience of volunteers in Kensal Rise has been repeated nationwide’
‘Around the UK, communities are stepping in to shore up services. Their success depends upon their ability to turn the services into viable businesses, even though many have existed only thanks to public subsidy since they were introduced. That means community-minded locals suddenly taking on many of the challenges and uncertainties that come with running a small business.’

York Press: 21 May
North Yorkshire | Selby library reopens after £140k make-over
 

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