Somerset libraries see cuts and closures

Somerset libraries see cuts and closures

<p>Libraries in Somerset are having their opening hours cut with one library being shut until further notice.<br /><br />The decision was taken by Somerset County Council to close Bruton Library until further notice and also reduce opening hours at six further branches. The libraries affected are Castle Cary, Minehead, Porlock, Priorswood, Watchet and Wincanton.<br /><br />All changes will be effective from the week beginning 27th September.<br /><br />These decisions follow the freezing of vacant posts at Minehead, Priorswood, Watchet and Wincanton libraries.</p>