Tag: Birmingham Central Library

Libraries News Round-up: 14 December 2015

ITV News : 14th December Leicestershire’s latest community library opens http://www.itv.com/news/central/update/2015-12-14/leicestershires-latest-community-library-opens-in-sileby/ Deprivation data: Sileby Library LE12 7RS scores 6745 out of 12,660 (where 1 is the least deprived) http://www.cuf.org.uk/parish/190185 Gazette & Herald : 14th December North Yorkshire | Leaders say maximum council tax rise “almost…

Libraries News Round-up: 5 December 2015

Walsall Advertiser : 5th December Closures of Walsall libraries go to public consultation http://www.walsalladvertiser.co.uk/Walsall-library-closure-proposals-public/story-28298046-detail/story.html Derby Telegraph : 5th December Planned budget cuts will create ‘Scrooge city’ says councillor Chellaston Library could be closed www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/Planned-budget-cuts-create-Scrooge-city-says/story-28300523-detail/story.html TELEGRAPH Travel : 5th December Last-ditch…

Library News Round-up: 18 May 2015

THE BOOKSELLER : 18th MayBirmingham library users stage sit-inshttp://www.thebookseller.com/news/birmingham-library-users-stage-sit-insBarry & District News : 16th MayRhoose Library campaigners ready to throw book at CouncilLegal Aid for JR securedhttp://www.barryanddistrictnews.co.uk/news/12954992.Library_campaigners_ready_to_throw_book_at_Council/ Brixton Buzz : 16th MayLambeth | Cultural Consultation ’emotive’ as plans are put in place to…

Libraries News Round-up: 25th November 2013

THE GUARDIAN : 25th November The future of libraries – keeping the service alive Join us Thursday 28 November to discuss how councils can reinvent library services in the 21st century http://www.theguardian.com/local-government-network/2013/nov/25/libraries-future-service-councils DAILY TELEGRAPH : 25th November Michael Morpurgo: Bring back story…

Libraries News Round-up: 29th June 2013

Rutland Times : 29th June Lincolnshire | Glimmer of hope in fight to save Deepings library http://www.rutland-times.co.uk/news/local/glimmer-of-hope-in-fight-to-save-deepings-library-1-5232635 Birmingham Mail : 29th June Goodbye Birmingham Central Library http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/gallery-goodbye-birmingham-central-library-4731792 Southend Echo : 29th June Volunteer idea ‘will kill’ library The Friends of…