Tag Archives: libraries

Every sympathy but the figures are wrong

Every sympathy but the figures are wrong

I am a member of both Leicester City and Leicestershire County libraries, which I use on average 4 or 5 times per week. Having no home computer, I use the libraries to check and send emails and for ot ...
Speak up for libraries now!

Speak up for libraries now!

Last Saturday I was privileged to be invited to attend the Speak Up for Libraries conference in London and joined the delegates to discuss how we can ensure the continued provision of local libraries ...
Support us in stopping library closures

Support us in stopping library closures

We are hoping to form a League of Friends to support our local library, which is under threat of closure after a public consultation period. I wondered if any of your readers have any information rega ...
Silver Surfer of the year

Silver Surfer of the year

Thanks to my local library at the age of 79 yrs. I was Adult Learner of The Year 2009 hence becoming ” Silver Surfer ” for that year. They should never think of closing any libraries they ...