Library News Round-up: 15 October 2014

Larne Times : 15th October
“East Antrim politicians have been warned they need to lobby for more cash for libraries …”¬†(penultimate para)
 http://www.larnetimes.co.uk/news/local-news/on-sale-now-1-6358352

Hereford Times : 15th October
‘Town of Books’ (Hay-on-Wye) library hit by cuts
http://www.herefordtimes.com/news/local/11535505.__39_Town_of_Books__39__library_hit_by_cuts/

Cornish Guardian : 15th October
Bodmin library set for a new chapter?
Cornwall Council is drawing up its budget options and is looking to slash services, with libraries among those in the firing line.
http://www.cornishguardian.co.uk/Library-set-new-chapter/story-23156143-detail/story.html

Local Guardian : 15th October
Campaign launched after leaked Wandsworth Conservative Party document reveals possible cuts
http://www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk/news/local/wandsworthnews/11534710.Campaign_launched_after_leaked_document_reveals_possible_cuts/

Mid Devon Gazette : 14th October
More self-service facilities could be the future for Devon libraries
http://www.middevongazette.co.uk/Unstaffed-libraries-new-cost-cutting-proposals/story-23148455-detail/story.html

Wales Online : 15th October
New chapter in fight against controversial plans to slash Vale of Glamorgan’s library service
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/local-news/new-chapter-fight-against-controversial-7942393

Sandwell MBC : 15th October
Library consultation gets underway
Sandwell Council is urging people to have their say on proposed changes to the running of five of the borough’s libraries.

http://www.sandwell.gov.uk/news/article/3113/library_consultation_gets_underway

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