Library News Round-up: 7 January 2015

Birmingham Post : 7th January 
British Library confirms no approach over Library of Birmingham rescue bid
http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/news/regional-affairs/british-library-confirms-no-approach-8396186

Gravesend Reporter : 7th January
Consultation on charitable trust for Kent libraries is launched
http://www.gravesendreporter.co.uk/news/consultation_on_charitable_trust_for_kent_libraries_is_launched_1_3908437 

Get West London : 7th January
Harrow Lonely residents to become isolated should libraries close, councillor warns 
http://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/local-news/lonely-residents-become-isolated-should-8396831 

Stoke Sentinel : 7th January
Book lending service to be launched at doctor’s surgery following closure of Trentham Library 
http://www.stokesentinel.co.uk/Book-lending-service-set-launched-doctor-s/story-25817801-detail/story.html

Daily Record : 7th January
West Dunbartonshire | Balloch Library threatened with closure as part of budget cuts
http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/local-news/balloch-library-threatened-closure-part-4932281 

Gazette & Herald : 7th January
North Yorkshire | Meetings arranged to discuss future of Ryedale’s under-threat libraries
http://www.gazetteherald.co.uk/news/11706565.Dates_set_for_Ryedale_library_cuts_meetings/ 

DAILY TELEGRAPH : 6th January
Kindle sales have ‘disappeared’, says UK’s largest book retailer
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/retailandconsumer/11328570/Kindle-sales-have-disappeared-says-UKs-largest-book-retailer.html

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