BBC News : 22nd October
Northern Ireland libraries: Fewer staff will affect service to public
Belfast Telegraph : 22nd October
Library staff ‘living in a constant state of uncertainty’
Lincolnshire Echo : 22nd October
Save Lincolnshire Libraries campaigners could be hit with £90,000 bill for legal challenge
Halesowen News : 22nd October
Dudley Council set to create a mutual to run libraries and associate services
Shropshire Star : 22nd October
Ex-mayor in plea over future of Whitchurch library
Harrow Times : 22nd October
Council accused of ‘stringing along’ library campaigners
Banbury Guardian : 22nd October
Oxfordshire | ‘Tell us where to cut services’ says council
£1m cut proposed for the Library Service, inc getting rid of mobile libraries
South London Today : 21st September
Lewisham | Leave our library alone
Residents have hit out at possible plans to downgrade Forest Hill library.
Daily Trust : 21st October
Nigeria | Council to clampdown on quack librarians
Librarians’ Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN) has warned non-librarians, who are masquerading as librarians, to steer clear of libraries across the country or face prosecution.
Brixton Buzz : 20th October
Private Eye on Lambeth’s decision to turn libraries into privately-run gyms
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