Libraries News Round-up: 22 September 2016

Times Educational Supplement : 21 September
Read Michael Morpurgo’s beautiful paean to reading, books and the power of education
Speaking at the inaugural Book Trust Annual Lecture
“Do not ever close libraries, in or out of school: make them better. Librarians, teachers, parents, need the tools to do the job.”  
Sunderland Echo : 21 September
Library’s move to museum could be key to boosting work of both services, say city chiefs
Bury Times : 22 September
4,000 people have say on libraries shake up as councillors consider next move
Warrington Guardian : 22 September
Lymm residents launch petition over plans to close library
The Guardian : 22 September
Philip Pullman among authors urging culture secretary to ‘set new course’ for libraries
Plymouth Herald : 22 September
Two Plymouth libraries could close in £48,000 budget cut plans
Blackpool Gazette : 22 September
Lancashire | Libraries axe plan up for special scrutiny
Building Design : 22 September
Can we justify stand-alone libraries any more?
Cambridge News : 22 September
Closing Milton Road Library doesn’t add up, says campaigner
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