Libraries News Round-up: 15 August

North Somerset Times: 15 August
New library and children’s centre in Pill to open in a week
Existing library has been remodelled to accommodate children’s centre.
http://www.northsomersettimes.co.uk/news/pill-library-and-children-s-centre-to-open-on-tuesday-1-5148700

Brixton Buzz: 15 August
Lambeth Council reply to criticism from Carnegie Library campaigners – exclusive
http://www.brixtonbuzz.com/2017/08/lambeth-council-reply-to-criticism-from-carnegie-library-campaigners-exclusive/

Brixton Buzz: 15 August
Library campaigners hit back against Lambeth’s claims about the Carnegie library’s future
http://www.brixtonbuzz.com/2017/08/library-campaigners-hit-back-against-lambeths-claims-about-the-carnegie-librarys-future/

Swindon Advertiser: 15 August
Library McLibraryFace will not be the new name for Stratton Library, say councillors keen to welcome sensible suggestions
Spokesperson says the Parish Council want to make the library a “profitable community hub”
http://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/NEWS/15474022.Library_McLibraryFace_will_not_be_the_new_name_for_Stratton_Library__say_councillors_keen_to_welcome_sensible_suggestions/

Camelford Today: 15 August
Cornwall | Library transfer ‘behind schedule’
Transfer of library from Cornwall Council to Town Council delayed
http://www.camelford-today.co.uk/article.cfm?id=108703&headline=Library%20transfer%20%27behind%20schedule%27&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2017

Falmouth Packet: 15 August
Cornwall | Can you volunteer for Penryn Library?
Town Council seeks volunteers to run library
http://www.falmouthpacket.co.uk/news/fpfalmouth/15474802.Can_you_volunteer_for_Penryn_Library_/

Arts Council England
More than a house of books | Episode 1: Libraries for Young People
http://www.artscouncil.org.uk/supporting-art-and-culture/supporting-libraries

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