Tag: Stockton

Libraries News Round-up: 4 March 2018

Shoreham Herald: 4 March Lincolnshire | A new chapter for volunteer-run library in Burgh le Marsh https://www.shorehamherald.co.uk/whats-on/arts/a-new-chapter-for-volunteer-run-library-in-burgh-le-marsh-1-8401217 Gazette Live: 4 March Stockton | Under-threat library reopens after being given last-minute lifeline volunteer-run library https://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/under-threat-library-reopens-after-14365966 NW Evening Mail: 4 March Cumbria County Councillor condemns plans…

Libraries News Round-up: 3 November 2017

Eastbourne Herald: 3 November East Sussex | STEPHEN LLOYD MP: Keep the pressure up over libraries cuts http://www.eastbourneherald.co.uk/news/opinion/stephen-lloyd-mp-keep-the-pressure-up-over-libraries-cuts-1-8225982 Eastbourne Herald: 3 November East Sussex | To lose library would be a blow http://www.eastbourneherald.co.uk/news/your-say/to-lose-library-would-be-a-blow-1-8227766 Bexhill_on_Sea Observer: 3 November MP backs community’s…

Libraries News Round-up: 1 October 2016

Public Libraries News : 1st October Ideas Stores:  what the ideas are and why they’re important http://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/practitioners/new-libraries/idea-stores-what-the-ideas-are-and-why-its-important Swindon Advertiser : 30th September Council urged to think again on library closures by 25 headteachers  http://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/news/local/14776057.Council_urged_to_think_again_on_library_closures_by_25_headteachers/ Lancashire Telegraph : 1st October Campaigners…

Libraries News Round-up: 19 September 2016

Warrington Guardian : 19th September Residents turn out in force to oppose Stockton Heath Library closure proposals http://m.warringtonguardian.co.uk/news/14745251.Residents_turn_out_in_force_to_oppose_Stockton_Heath_Library_closure_proposals/ The Star : 16th September Sheffield | Letter: Libraries need staff http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/your-say/libraries-need-staff-1-8070896 Vimeo : 13th September A Library Is Not A Library Without A…

Libraries News Round-up: 4 August 2016

BBC News : 4th August N.Ireland | Libraries to avoid cuts to opening hours with extra £225k funding http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-36977291 Get Reading : 4th August Theale Library: parish councillors question West Berkshire’s figures http://www.getreading.co.uk/news/reading-berkshire-news/theale-library-parish-councillors-question-11694987 SW Londoner : 4th August Lambeth Council denounce library…

Libraries News Round-up: 6 June 2016

Carrick Times : 6th June NI | Protest called against cuts to Carrick Library opening hours http://www.carrickfergustimes.co.uk/news/carrickfergus-news/protest-called-against-cuts-to-carrick-library-opening-hours-1-7417322 Gazette Live : 5th June Stockton | Pensioner forced to stand outside Fairfield Library to petition against its closure http://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/pensioner-forced-stand-outside-fairfield-11429372 Shropshire Star : 5th June Shropshire Council…

Library News Round-up: 10 January 2015

Leicester Mercury : 10th JanuaryLetter | Council’s plans for local library are outrageouswell argued by officers & members of Braunstone Heritage Archive Grouphttp://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Council-s-plans-local-library-outrageous/story-25834956-detail/story.htmlSkegness Standard : 10th JanuaryLincs | Fears raised Spilsby Library could be facing its final chapterhttp://www.skegnessstandard.co.uk/news/local/fears-raised-spilsby-library-could-be-facing-its-final-chapter-1-6510781 Northern Echo : 9th JanuaryLibrary to team…

Libraries News Round-up: 29th December 2013

Northern Echo : 29th December Reduced opening hours at libraries in borough of Stockton in new year http://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/local/teesvalley/hartlepool/10903254.Reduced_opening_hours_at_libraries_in_borough_of_Stockton_in_near_year_/ Public Libraries News : 27th December Changes in branch numbers 2007/8 to 2012/13 http://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/2013/12/changes-in-branch-numbers-20078-to-201213.html Haringey Independent : 28th December Haringey Borough Council…