Libraries News Round-up: 8th October 2013

BBC News : 8th October
England’s young adults trail world in literacy and maths
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24433320

BBC News : 8th October
Carol Buck loses Doncaster library funding appeal
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-24447890

ITV News : 8th October
Former Doncaster Mayor wins library legal battle
http://www.itv.com/news/calendar/update/2013-10-08/former-doncaster-mayor-wins-library-legal-battle/

Yorkshire Post : 8th October
Ex-Doncaster mayor wins legal fight on libraries
http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/main-topics/general-news/ex-doncaster-mayor-wins-legal-fight-on-libraries-1-6126038

Inside Moray : 8th October
Call for communities to rally against ‘reprehensible’ cuts
http://insidemoray.co.uk/?p=1077

Sunderland Echo : 8th October
Fresh protest against Sunderland library closures
Protesters will gather tomorrow to demonstrate against library closures. Hands Off Sunderland Libraries plans to meet outside Southwick Library.
http://www.sunderlandecho.com/news/fresh-protest-against-sunderland-library-closures-1-6123231

Horncastle News : 8th October
December D-day for library plans
A public consultation closed at the end of last month. Thousands of people took part with the vast majority thought to be against the cuts. A team of experts from Sheffield University has been called in to scrutinise the responses.
http://www.horncastlenews.co.uk/news/community/community-news/december-d-day-for-library-plans-1-5562391

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