NEWS

Change Is Overdue

Change Is Overdue – a public charter for libraries The Charter has been drawn up by library campaigners including Tim Coates and Libraries For Life for Londoners, Alan Gibbons, Shirley Burnham (Swindon) and others. The text is below. Although it…

Wirral Report

Wirral inquiry – it’s happened at last! A formal public inquiry into a local council’s plans for drastic library closures. Local people – as often before – fought and fought. But this time, the government at last agreed to use…