Mon, 12/11/2012 - 08:17
Library supporters have debated the idea of launching a nationally orchestrated legal case against Ed Vaizey and the DCMS for his failure to intervene in local authorities' library closure plans.
The debate came at the Speak Up for Libraries conference organised by library campaigners on Saturday (10th...
Tue, 13/03/2012 - 10:00
Shadow culture minister MP Dan Jarvis has warned Ed Vaizey risks becoming the “Dr Beeching” of libraries as the culture minister prepares to give evidence at the DCMS select enquiry and library campaigners make their way to a mass rally in London.
In a speech Jarvis intends to give at the Methodist Central Hall rally this...
Mon, 23/03/2009 - 08:29
Children's writer Philip Ardagh is to write a new series for Faber Children's Books. 'Grubtown Tales' launches in May 2009 with the first two titles Stinking Rich and Just Plain Stinky and The Year That it Rained Cows.
Ardagh has also been selected as a World Book Day author for 2010, and will write a...