More on Bath libraries,
Haringey’s plan to move Highgate library,
Investigation into Warrington’s LiveWire,
Another Little Free Library vandalised,
And easyJet’s ‘Flybrary’…..
Bath library site options not ‘viable’ because of disability access problems, campaigners say
Bath Chronicle: 18 July
Bath MP Wera Hobhouse calls on council to end library ‘shambles’
Midsomer Norton, Radstock & District Journal: 18 July
Bath & NE Somerset | A new home for Midsomer Norton Library, as Council commits to regeneration
Ham & High: 18 July
Haringey council leader faces down contempt allegations over redevelopment plan
Warrington Guardian: 18 July
Investigation into governance of LiveWire confirmed – MP Helen Jones launches stinging attack on organisation
‘It comes following LiveWire’s controversial public consultation into the proposed closure of libraries across the town last year and its handling of the matter.’
And, in other news…
Edinburgh News: 18 July
Stockbridge outdoor book library back up and running
A book box in Edinburgh’s Stockbridge colonies has been replenished after its contents were ransacked in the middle of the night….
The Bookseller: 18 July
Airline easyJet launches children’s book club
A scheme giving children access to one of ten classics to read in flight, to be returned to the seat pocket before they leave the plane.