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National Libraries Day 2016 was 'truly inspirational'

The support for National Libraries Day, which took place on Saturday and saw communities across the UK participate in more than 850 events, was "truly... Read more

Communities rally together in support of National Libraries Day

Libraries across the country are hosting a range of events to encourage their communities to show "solidarity and support" in celebration of "our fantastic, vibrant... Read more

Top authors to celebrate National Libraries Day, lobby parliament

A host of writers and artists, including crime writer Ann Cleeves, poet Roger McGough and author/illustrator Nick Sharratt, will join local library communities in a... Read more

National Libraries Day set for 6th February

Next year’s National Libraries Day will take place on 6th February and aim to increase involvement from public libraries. The national event, which seeks to... Read more

Cardiff's 'strong message' on National Libraries Day

Library campaigners in Cardiff believe they "sent a strong message" to the city council with a National Libraries Day protest against planned cuts to the... Read more

Celebration and protest marks National Libraries Day

Around 700 events took place to celebrate National Libraries Day on Saturday (7th February), 100 more than the previous year, according to CILIP, the Chartered... Read more

National digital library network gets £30k funding

A project to create a national digital network for all public libraries in England has begun, with a £30,000 grant from Arts Council England. The... Read more

Library protests planned for Cardiff while Lincolnshire confirms cuts

Protestors in Cardiff will use National Libraries Day this weekend to raise awareness of cuts facing the city's library service. Campaigners in Birmingham have already... Read more

National Libraries Day to see Birmingham cuts protest

Protesters will use National Libraries Day on Saturday as a chance to campaign against planned cuts at the Library of Birmingham. Hundreds of... Read more

John Lydon supports 'essential' libraries

Musician John Lydon – formerly Sex Pistols frontman Johnny Rotten - has recorded a message for National Libraries Day, imploring the UK to value its... Read more

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