Tag Archives: libraries

Let’s celebrate our libraries

Let’s celebrate our libraries

In 1850, the Public Libraries Act was passed giving local authorities the ability to establish public libraries that were free to all. The provision of books and pamphlets was seen as a way to encoura ...
A fair society for all?

A fair society for all?

Last month the Department of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport, Office for Civil Society and Tracey Crouch MP outlined the Government’s vision to empower and invest in society by announcing the firs ...
Library support

Library support

I obtain my copy of Mature Times at my local library, I also use their computers as well as borrowing books. Throughout the UK libraries are closing, losing staff, having their hours reduced and relyi ...