Library News Round-up: 14 November 2014

Bolton News : 14th November
Children’s centres, library service and sheltered housing to be hit by more Bolton Council cuts
http://www.theboltonnews.co.uk/news/11602218.Children_s_centre__library_service_and_sheltered_housing_to_be_hit_by_more_cuts/ 

Don’t Privatise Libraries : 13th November
Financial literacy for library users courtesy of Tesco & Visa
http://dontprivatiselibraries.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/financial-literacy-for-library-users.html

Bristol 24/7 : 11th November
Bristol libraries to be sponsored by Tesco?
http://www.bristol247.com/channel/news-comment/daily/politics/bristol-libraries-to-be-sponsored-by-tesco#

Infoism : 11th November
Libraries – Brought To You In Association With Tesco
http://infoism.co.uk/2014/11/libraries-brought-to-you-in-association-with-tesco/

South Wales Evening Post : 14th November
Gower library campaigners seek legal advice as dispute with Swansea Council takes a new turn 
http://www.southwales-eveningpost.co.uk/Gower-library-campaigners-seek-legal-advice/story-24528895-detail/story.html

Worcester News : 14th November
Reverse library cuts in Worcestershire and stop calling them savings, says councillor
http://www.worcesternews.co.uk/news/11603254.Reverse_library_cuts_in_Worcestershire_and_stop_calling_them_savings__says_councillor/

Hickley Times : 14th November
Leicestershire | No reprieve for rural libraries from county council
Rural libraries remain at risk despite campaigners protests as Leicestershire County Council persists in its cash-saving crusade to off-load 36 centres onto communities
The council will also look at requests from areas which want to “buy back” library staff from the council.
http://www.hinckleytimes.net/news/local-news/no-reprieve-rural-libraries-county-8102106

Harrogate Advertiser : 14th November
Latest council cuts but North Yorkshire libraries at risk
http://www.harrogateadvertiser.co.uk/news/latest-council-cuts-but-north-yorkshire-libraries-at-risk-1-6951419

Broken Barnet Blogspot : 14th November
Brought to book: Barnet’s nonsultation on library cuts
http://wwwbrokenbarnet.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/brought-to-book-barnets-nonsultation-on.html 

Ham & High : 14th November
Green councillor wins backing for Camden library and community centre fund
http://www.hamhigh.co.uk/news/politics/green_councillor_wins_backing_for_camden_library_and_community_centre_fund_1_3847802

Farming Life : 14th November
‘Acute danger’ to libraries
North Antrim MLA Robin Swann has warned that “rural libraries face an acute danger of closing” and he is “gravely concerned about the future of some rural libraries”.
http://www.farminglife.com/news/farming-news/acute-danger-to-libraries-1-6417438

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