Libraries News Round-up: 25 June 2014

Please Note! 
BBC One | Politics Show - 11:00 a.m, this Sunday (29 June)
Libraries | Guests:  Alan Gibbons, the Conservative MP for Meriden, Caroline Spelman, and the Labour MP for Telford, David Wright.

BBC News : 25th June
Library campaigners throw the book at local councils 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-27996798

THE GUARDIAN : 25th June
Ethical concerns must be built into public service commissioning
Nolan’s seven principles of public life should apply to all who deliver public services, whether public, private or voluntary
http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/jun/25/ethical-concerns-public-service-commissioning

BBC News : 25th June
Wrexham council idea to sell adverts on staff uniform
report says advertising could also be put on the sides of buildings, TVs in school canteens and libraries, t shirts and other clothing.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-28012684

Wales Online : 25th June
Community, business and charity groups to take over buildings RCT council closed down
A number of libraries and centres across Rhondda Cynon Taff which were closed due to council austerity measures will now open under community ownership.
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/local-news/community-business-charity-groups-take-7320886

Leicester Mercury : 24th June
Campaigners fighting to save Mountsorrel and Rothley libraries collect 500 names on petition 
“This isn’t an affluent place and there aren’t the people with time on their hands who could help run the library.”
http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Campaigners-fighting-save-Mountsorrel-Rothley/story-21281458-detail/story.html

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