Libraries News Round-up: 8th April 2014

BBC News : 8th April
Calls for volunteers to run Leicestershire libraries
Residents in Leicestershire are being asked if they would consider running 36 libraries in the county.  … The move would save the authority up to £80,000 a year from its £5.6m budget.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-26934730

The Lincolnite : 8th April
Campaigners lobby to save Lincolnshire libraries in London
http://thelincolnite.co.uk/2014/04/campaigners-lobby-lincolnshire-libraries-london/

Lincolnshire Echo : 8th April
Save Lincolnshire Libraries protesters waiting to meet more MPs over library changes
http://www.lincolnshireecho.co.uk/Save-Lincs-Libraries-protestors-waiting-MPs-House/story-20928472-detail/story.html

Lincolnshire Echo : 8th April
Lincolnshire libraries campaigners take their fight to David Cameron’s door
Scunthorpe MP Nic Dakin has invited all Lincolnshire MPs, those in seats on the county’s borders and local government and culture ministers and shadows to meet the protestors.
http://www.lincolnshireecho.co.uk/Lincolnshire-libraries-campaigners-fight-David/story-20923362-detail/story.html

BBC News : 8th April
Tregaron library stays open after council climb-down
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-26922218

North Devon Journal : 8th April
Libraries across North Devon could shut under Devon County Council plans 
Six North Devon libraries could close under proposals revealed by the county council. Some 28 of the 50 public libraries in Devon are to see council support cut and could shut unless communities come forward with takeover plans.
http://www.northdevonjournal.co.uk/Libraries-North-Devon-shut-Devon-County-Council/story-20927847-detail/story.html

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