Tag: Friends of Darlington Library

Libraries news round-up: 19 July 2018

Darlington & Stockton Times: 19 July Darlington’s MP urges council to pause for thought over library plans Get Reading: 19 July Reading councillors keep Palmer Park library open on Saturdays A collection point for books ordered online will also be…

Libraries news round-up: 25 June 2018

The Guardian: 25 June Do libraries run by volunteers check out? More than 100 comments   Northern Echo: 25 June Letters: Thanks to the Friends of Darlington Library   Scottish Daily Record: 25 June West Dunbartonshire | One Stop Shop…

Libraries news round-up: 19 June 2018

The Guardian: 19 June Thousands of public buildings and spaces in England sold off a year  The Times: 19 June Libraries, pools and parks are sold off to developers The Mirror: 19 June Thousands of public buildings and community spaces…

Libraries news round-up: 18 June 2018

Northern Echo: 18 June Darlington campaigners face council at Leeds Combined Court York Press: 18 June Council chiefs pledge to keep York library funding for 15 years Richmondshire Today: 18 June North Yorkshire County Council to increase reliance on volunteers…

Libraries news round-up: 12 June 2018

Northamptonshire Telegraph: 11 June Under threat libraries in Northants valued at more than £3m ‘The authority owns 12 of the 21 libraries it proposes to close and could bank the millions if campaign groups currently fighting to buy and save…

Libraries News Round-up: 14 December 2017

Scottish Daily Record: 14 December Dunbartonshire | MSP slams council plans to cut library opening times http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/local-news/msp-slams-council-plans-cut-11688816 Northern Echo: 14 December Complaints about cost of Crown Street Library court case are ‘silly’, says Darlington councillor http://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/15771359.Complaints_about_cost_of_library_court_case_are__silly___says_councillor/ Ilkley Gazette: 14 December…