book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Thursday 18th September

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Libraries And Other Local Services Are Facing Further Funding Cuts As Councils Struggle To Make Efficiency Savings

Posted at 8:35AM Monday 12 May 2014

The closure of public services such as leisure centres, libraries and youth clubs is likely to intensify over the next two years as councils across Britain deal with a tipping point in their finances, the Local Government Association has warned.

Guardian




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Amazon Unveils New Kindle E-Readers
www.digitalbookworld.com

High-End Kindle Fire, Children's Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire for Under $100

News Corp Executive Labels Google A 'platform For Piracy'
www.theguardian.com

Robert Thomson writes to competition commissioner Joaquín Almunia calling for action over Google's dominance

Zadie Smith And Lionel Shriver Head National Short Story Award Shortlist
www.theguardian.com

Smith joins Shriver, Rose Tremain and Tessa Hadley on all-female list with tale of a search for a corset in New York

2 Past Presidents Express Fears Over CILIP Leadership Proposals
www.publiclibrariesnews.com

"For the second year running CILIP's AGM promises to be an unpredictable affair

Blinkist Gives You The Gist Of Non-fiction Books In 15 Minutes
thenextweb.com

It's all about manual curation

Matt Harrop Wins Waterstones Manager Of The Year
m.warringtonguardian.co.uk

Picks up manager of the year at the Waterstones company awards last week just a year after taking over the Warrington Golden Square branch.

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Audible Security Flaw Lets Thieves Download Unlimited Free Audiobooks
  2. Martin Amis's 'Zone Of Interest' Makes European Publishers Squirm
  3. Management Buyout Of The Book People
  4. Amazon Unveils New Kindle E-Readers
  5. Matt Harrop Wins Waterstones Manager Of The Year
  6. VS Naipaul Dropped By Bali Literary Festival Over Fee Request
  7. Blinkist Gives You The Gist Of Non-fiction Books In 15 Minutes
  8. News Corp's New London Headquarters Officially Opened
  9. Zadie Smith And Lionel Shriver Head National Short Story Award Shortlist
  10. 2 Past Presidents Express Fears Over CILIP Leadership Proposals