THE BOOKSELLER : 8th January
Falkirk looks to scrap school library service

THE GUARDIAN : 8th January
School libraries shelve tradition to create new learning spaces

Public Libraries News : 8th January
Editorial | Je Suis Charlie, Birmingham, Library song and the Magna Carta 

Don’t Privatise Libraries : 8th January
Cuts to Haringey Libraries including Marcus Garvey Library (with petition) 

Coventry Telegraph : 9th January
‘Save our library’ campaign launched in Earlsdon as anger grows over plans which could close 17 Coventry libraries

Shields Gazette : 9th January
Critics pour scorn on £100million masterplan for South Shields
 “There’s nowt wrong with the existing library …”

Loughborough Echo : 9th January
Leicestershire Deadline to register library interest on the horizon
36 libraries affected 

Burton Mail : 9th January
Mobile libraries could face cuts in North West Leicestershire 

Bitterne Park Info : 9th January
Southampton | 1.5K sign to save Cobbett Road Library

ITV News : 9th January
Comedian Stewart Lee backs campaign to save Welsh writer Arthur Machen’s books and papers
A collection of his work and papers – the only one in the UK – is kept at the central library in Newport.
Wales Online : 9th January
Three Cardiff libraries faced with closure had almost 250,000 visitors last year

Express & Star : 9th January
Paying the cost of austerity in the Black Country and Staffordshire
Much focus on Libraries in this report

Brighton & Hove Independent : 8th January
Museum to charge £5 to non-resident visitors
New limit on free computer use in libraries, and other charges

Good morning Peckam! by andobrien

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