CILIP : 27th June What the Government’s Spending Review means for library and information services

THE BOOKSELLER : 28th June Government to consult on PLR extension

THE BOOKSELLER : 28th June Teachers ‘frustrated’ over Reading for Pleasure

THE GUARDIAN : 28th June ‘Proposals to cut libraries by more than half won’t affect the quality of service’
A Lincolnshire county councillor defends plans to shut 30 of the council’s 45 libraries

Grantham Journal : 28th June Plans to close Lincolnshire’s libraries rejected by councillors

Local Guardian : 28th June Hundreds sign petition declaring “last chance to save Croydon’s libraries”

Huddersfield Examiner : 28th June Round two in the fight to save Kirklees libraries as campaign group Save Our Libraries formed Groups formed last year to oppose cuts to rural library services have joined forces to form one new super group in a bid to retain a  professional-led library and information service.

Huddersfield Examiner : 28th June Fears over future of libraries in Kirklees

Chronicle Live : 28th June Newcastle | Council cuts: End of story for Moorside Library while others celebrate takeover plans

Voices for the Library Shirley Burnham will be hosting @voiceslibrary on Twitter w/c 1st July

Shepley library protest

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Libraries News Round-up: 21st May 2014

Public Libraries News : 20th May Editorial | "For all persons desiring to make use thereof" Islington Gazette : 21st May Islington and Camden council chiefs accused of cover-up over plans…

Libraries News Round-up: 29 March 2016

THE BOOKSELLER : 29th March BBC investigation finds 8,000 library jobs lost in six years BBC News : 29th March Libraries: The decline of a profession? BBC News…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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