Libraries News Round-up: 23 October 2015

Local Government Lawyer 
Lincolnshire Council to consider costs pursuit after judgment issued in libraries dispute
http://localgovernmentlawyer.co.uk/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=24835%3Acouncil-to-consider-costs-pursuit-after-judgment-issued-in-libraries-dispute&catid=56&Itemid=24

British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILII)
High Court judgement – Lincolnshire Libraries 
http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Admin/2015/2964.html

Save Lincs Libraries Campaign
Sad Day for Lincolnshire 
http://savelincslibraries.org.uk/2015/10/23/sad-day-for-lincolnshire/ 

PSFK : 23rd October
France | Craving a Read? Vending Machine Dispenses Short Stories
pilot project in 8 locations 
http://www.psfk.com/2015/10/vending-machine-short-story-dispensers-grenoble.html 

THE GUARDIAN : 23rd October
Why I’m fighting to get teenagers into libraries
includes Hillingdon 
http://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2015/oct/23/teenagers-libraries-ya-shot-alexia-casale

Huddersfield Examiner : 23rd October
Kirklees library cuts plan delayed as scrutiny panel refers decision back to councillors 
http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/kirklees-library-cuts-plan-delayed-10322552 

Huddersfield Examiner : 23rd October
Protests outside Huddersfield Town Hall as scrutiny panel discusses controversial
plan to cut libraries in Kirklees
 
http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/protests-outside-huddersfield-town-hall-10318423

BBC News : 22nd October
Closure of Walsall borough libraries considered 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-34603484

Express & Star : 22nd October
Axe to swing on Walsall libraries and jobs, and council tax to rise 
http://www.expressandstar.com/news/2015/10/22/axe-to-swing-on-walsall-libraries-and-jobs-and-council-tax-to-rise-as-cost-cutting-budget-aims-to-save-25m/ 

Oxford Mail : 22nd October 
‘County’s library service faces being suffocated by cutbacks’
http://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/news/13886957.___County___s_library_service_faces_being_suffocated_by_cutbacks___/

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