Hinckley Times : 29th October
Leicestershire | Mobile library plan is mooted for Barwell 
Barwell had been progressing with a community take-over but the group had to pull out after failing to find ways to make the branch financially viable.

Oxford Times : 29th October
Library service will be brought closer to home 
“We envisage the home library service will be based very much in communities, so it will be friends and volunteers going to collect books from the pub or the shop and delivering them to homes of people they know and whose reading preferences they understand.”  

Camden New Journal : 29th October
Jimmy Savile and Rolf Harris books will be kept on library shelves – It’s up to readers if they want to borrow them
say council chiefs 


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Libraries News Round-up: 13th August 2014

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