Romford Recorder : 12th October
Who will be affected by Havering’s culture cuts?
inc. 6 libraries to lose 50% of their opening hours. Volunteers to play a “more significant role”.  Of 94 library staff, 50 will lose their jobs.  Public to be charged 50p for one hour’s use of a library computer.
http://www.romfordrecorder.co.uk/news/who_will_be_affected_by_havering_s_culture_cuts_1_3802525

SUNDAY MIRROR : 12th October
Librarians given panic rooms to shield themselves from angry members of the public
http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/librarians-given-panic-rooms-shield-4423585

library photo

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Libraries News Round-up: 31 March 2016

THE INDEPENDENT : 31st March If librarians and steelworkers wanted state bail-outs they should have done something useful - like bankers http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/if-librarians-and-steelworkers-wanted-state-bail-outs-they-should-have-done-something-useful-like-a6962121.html THE GUARDIAN : 31st March Lambeth library plans…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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