Leon’s Library Blog : 13th October
What about social justice? 
guest blog by John Vincent
http://leonslibraryblog.com/2014/10/13/what-about-social-justice/

Northampton Chronicle : 13th October
National Childbirth Trust in Northampton hoping to “plug gaps” in support services for parents 
However, the council have said that they would help support ideas for extra non-specialist services to be provided through libraries where possible.
http://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/news/local/national-childbirth-trust-in-northampton-hoping-to-plug-gaps-in-support-services-for-parents-1-6355127

Huddersfield Examiner : 13th October
Kirklees Opposition councillors pledge to unite to save Golcar Library 
“We need to look at whether it’s feasible to run the library service, the costs and running of it, and then what service we can offer, whether it’s opening it on an evening or Saturday morning,” he added.
http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/opposition-councillors-pledge-unite-save-7922513

Spalding Guardian : 13th October
Letter | Don’t let them think we’ve given up the fight
http://www.spaldingtoday.co.uk/news/latest-news/libraries-don-t-let-them-think-we-ve-given-up-the-fight-1-6354813

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