Libraries News Round-up: 3 February 2016

Public Libraries News :  2nd February
Swindon proposes just 1 out of 15 libraries to survive: SCL plans 2 day conference
http://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/2016/02/swindon-proposes-just-1-out-of-15-libraries-to-survive-scl-plans-2-day-conference.html

Times Series : 3rd February
Barnet | Anger over unstaffed libraries
Campaigners pretended to wreak havoc in a staff-free library to show how “dangerous” they are
http://m.times-series.co.uk/news/14247779._They_may_as_well_stock_it_with_weapons_and_tell_people_where_to_hit_the_bullseye____anger_over_unstaffed_libraries/

Wales Online : 3rd February
Last year, it tried to shut them – now Cardiff council boasts about events to celebrate its libraries
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/last-year-tried-shut-now-10833182

BBC Radio Wiltshire : 3rd February
Listen Again – New plans for Swindon Libraries
on iPlayer – 1 hour & 9 mins “in”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03fxmrj#play

Chorley Citizen : 3rd February
Lancashire Campaigners battle plans of council cuts to library services
Save Coppull Library sit in protest
http://www.chorleycitizen.co.uk/news/coppull/14250326.Campaigners_battle_plans_of_council_cuts_to_library_services/

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