Tag: Sandwell

Libraries News Round-up: 12 August

Express & Star: 12 August £16.7 million more cuts coming to Sandwell Council Council leader warns that the council would look at bringing services, such as libraries, children’s centres and community centres, under one roof in some areas to save…

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-1-6358352Hereford Times : 15th October‘Town of Books’ (Hay-on-Wye) library hit by cutshttp://www.herefordtimes.com/news/local/11535505.__39_Town_of_Books__39__library_hit_by_cuts/Cornish Guardian : 15th October Bodmin library set for…

Libraries News Round-up: 16th April 2014

Leon’s Library Blog : 16th April Good for Goodman? http://leonslibraryblog.com/2014/04/16/good-for-goodman/ Express & Star : 16th April Sandwell | Libraries face job cuts in restructure The council already shaved £300,000 off its library budget in 2013/14 and cut a further £880,000 in the two…

Libraries News Round-up: 17th June 2013

Sunderland Echo : 17th June Sunderland library spending had fallen by £2.5million even before closure plans announced http://www.sunderlandecho.com/news/local/all-news/sunderland-library-spending-had-fallen-by-2-5million-even-before-closure-plans-announced-1-5775185 Sunderland Echo : 17th June ‘Hands off our libraries’ – fight launched to save nine Sunderland branches from closure http://www.sunderlandecho.com/news/local/all-news/hands-off-our-libraries-fight-launched-to-save-nine-sunderland-branches-from-closure-1-5775100 THE BOOKSELLER…