East London Lines : 9th November
Controversial company Carillion take over Croydon’s libraries despite facing accusations for blacklisting
http://www.eastlondonlines.co.uk/2013/11/controversial-company-carillion-take-over-croydons-libraries-despite-facing-multiple-compensation-claims-for-blacklisting/

Spalding Guardian : 9th November
23,000 sign petitions to save libraries
http://www.spaldingtoday.co.uk/news/latest-news/23-000-sign-petitions-to-save-libraries-1-5665521

Stamford Mercury : 9th November
Survey reveals scale of opposition to Lincolnshire library cuts
http://www.stamfordmercury.co.uk/news/community/community-news/survey-reveals-scale-of-opposition-to-lincolnshire-library-cuts-1-5640025

South Wales Argus : 9th November
Public meeting to discuss the future of Usk Library
Monmouthshire’s library service is a key-money saving area and the report said that if it was decided to close it, it could happen eight weeks later.
http://www.southwalesargus.co.uk/news/10798635.Public_meeting_to_discuss_the_future_of_Usk_Library/

Keighley News : 9th November
Bradford Keighley Library is second most used and expensive
Figures are contained in a report going before the council’s regeneration and economy overview and scrutiny committee today.
http://www.keighleynews.co.uk/news/news_keighley/10794063.Keighley_Library_is_second_most_used_and_expensive/

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