THE BOOKSELLER :  6th January
Councils see libraries as ‘easy targets’ for cuts

Express & Star : 6th January
Walsall Council cuts: Thousands oppose library closure plan
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Swindon Advertiser : 7th January
We are all set to tackle the budget, says council chief
“For example, we are looking at different ways of providing services in the community such as libraries”

Bristol Post : 7th January
Does Bristol still need its public libraries?
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Issue 1409
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“…. a gong for Sieghart may be the only lasting outcome of his review.”
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Blog Preston : 7th January
Lancashire Ingol library closure: Petition set up for ‘much needed resource’

Loughborough Echo : 7th January
Libraries, museums and services for elderly under cost review

Caerphilly Observer : 7th January
Plaid and Labour clash over decision to reopen Aberbargoed library

Fife Today : 7th January
North east Fife campaigners claim library closures decision is ‘unsafe’


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