Libraries News Round-up: 1 November 2016

DAILY TELEGRAPH : 31st October
British arts establishment is full of ‘relentlessly left-wing groupthink’, former culture minister says
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/10/31/british-arts-establishment-is-full-of-relentlessly-left-wing-gro/

a-n.co.uk : 1st November
National demonstration against closure of libraries and museums set for 5 November
https://www.a-n.co.uk/news/national-demonstration-against-closure-of-libraries-and-museums-set-for-5-november

Socialist Worker : 1st November
Time to take action to save libraries, galleries and museums
https://socialistworker.co.uk/art/43609/Time+to+take+action+to+save+libraries,+galleries+and+museums

Plymouth Herald : 1st November
Reprieve for Plymouth’s libraries and toilets in council cuts re-think
http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/reprieve-for-plymouth-s-libraries-and-toilets-in-council-cuts-re-think/story-29857897-detail/story.html

Yorkshire Post : 1st November
Library cuts will hit ‘most marginalised’ hardest 
VFTL’s Dr Lauren Smith quoted 
http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/library-cuts-will-hit-most-marginalised-hardest-1-8211582


Darlington & Stockton Times : 1st November
Council pledges to support scheme to save libraries 
The cuts are coming so the volunteers will have to take this forward …
http://www.darlingtonandstocktontimes.co.uk/news/14836388.Council_pledges_to_support_scheme_to_save_libraries/

Yorkshire Coast Radio : 1st November
Both Bridlington libraries to stay open
http://www.yorkshirecoastradio.com/news/local-news/2140221/both-bridlington-libraries-to-stay-open/

 

News & Star : 1st November
Opening hours cut at north Cumbrian libraries
http://www.newsandstar.co.uk/news/Opening-hours-cut-at-north-Cumbrian-libraries-d7ffe105-7d58-4bfa-a704-c5229c0deee6-ds

Chronicle Live : 27th October
‘Selling the family silver’ – Newcastle City Council slammed for library move
The cash-strapped authority plan to clear out the fifth floor of the City Library …..
http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/selling-family-silver-newcastle-city-12089934

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