The Star : 6th October
Extra ‘transition period’ for Sheffield libraries
Jenny van Tinteren, of the Stannington library group, said: “The council is going to carry on paying the rent and utilities for a month, so we can sort a few things out. People did not get charity registrations through in time.”
http://www.thestar.co.uk/what-s-on/out-about/going-out/extra-transition-period-for-sheffield-libraries-1-6879299

Wales Online : 6th October
New ‘enhanced’ RCT library service fully up-and-running after 13 libraries axed
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/local-news/new-enhanced-rct-library-service-7889528

Huddersfield Examiner : 6th October
Kirklees | Public meeting to rally support to save Kirkburton Library
http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/public-meeting-rally-support-save-7888194

Public Libraries News : 5th October
A short History of Derwent Valley BRIDGE Community Library 
This North Yorkshire ‘community library’ is to receive an award from Duke of York’s Community Initiative
http://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/campaigning/volunteer-run-libraries/pros/a-short-history-of-derwent-valley-bridge-community-library

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Libraries News Round-up: 15 August 2016

THE BOOKSELLER Adult library usage falls 'significantly' across all groups http://www.thebookseller.com/news/library-usage-continues-decline-378946 The Courier : 15th August Fife | Village libraries spared closure to start new chapter Villagers will 'run' them https://www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/news/local/fife/269848/village-libraries-spared-closure-to-start-new-chapter-in-book-lending/ Fife…

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