Libraries News Round-up: 17 May 2016

THE GUARDIAN : 17th May
How do I join the Summer Reading Challenge 2016?
http://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2016/may/17/how-do-i-join-the-summer-reading-challenge-2016

BBC News : 17th May
Libraries NI: Opening hours could be cut at 14 premises under plans
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-36309813

Don’t Privatise Libraries : 17th May
‘Lewisham March For Libraries’ 21/5/16
http://dontprivatiselibraries.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/lewisham-march-for-libraries-21516.html

Yorkshire Post : 17th May
East Riding of Yorkshire | Dozens of villages face losing mobile library under plans to make £1.2m savings 
and people will have to jump through hoops to prove they qualify for the home library service
http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/dozens-of-villages-face-losing-mobile-library-under-plans-to-make-1-2m-savings-1-7916690

Dorset Echo : 17th May
Dorset residents borrowing books from a library in Bristol? No problem
http://www.dorsetecho.co.uk/news/14497633.Weymouth_residents_borrowing_books_from_a_library_in_Bristol__No_problem/

Telegraph & Argus : 17th May
Vital public services now under one roof as new community hub opens in town’s library 
Pudsey
http://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/14497744.Vital_public_services_now_under_one_roof_as_new_community_hub_opens_in_town__39_s_library/

Southport Visitor : 16th May
Lancashire ‘Our library is not just about books, it is a social necessity’
Burscough is one of three libraries in West Lancashire facing closure
http://www.southportvisiter.co.uk/news/southport-west-lancs/our-library-not-just-books-11336583

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