THE BOOKSELLER : 21st October
Library of Birmingham in £2m language school conversion 

THE GUARDIAN : 21st October
Staff shortages forcing prisoners to choose between books and showers

Libraries Taskforce : 21st October
Guest Blog | Libraries as Fun Palaces – by author Stella Duffy

Newham Recorder : 21st October
Extended opening hours for Newham’s libraries

Get Reading : 21st October 
Hands off Tilehurst Library say petitioners
Tilehurst is one of 6 libraries under threat, all in deprived areas. 

Telegraph & Argus : 21st October
Poet, Simon Armitage, supports campaign to save Kirklees libraries 

Brixton Buzz : 21st October
Lambeth | Campaigners plan protest march from Brixton to Stockwell to greet Cabinet member at her ‘book-ish gym’ 

Leicester Mercury : 21st October
Letter | I’m incensed by Braunstone Library’s closure

Retford Times : 21st October
Nottinghamshire | New chapter for Tuxford Library 

THE GUARDIAN : 15th October
Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming


Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Libraries News Round-up: 22nd October 2013

Inside Croydon : 22nd October Laing exit library business after taking over in Croydon Don't Privatise Libraries : 22nd October JLIS bought out by Carillion Southend Standard :…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *