Birmingham-based independent publisher The Emma Press has been awarded nearly £15,000 from Arts Council England to help it grow as an inclusive children’s publisher.... Read more
The Booksellers Association’s annual conference is set to take place in Birmingham this year, headlined by actor and author Brian Blessed.
Five libraries in Birmingham will receive grant funding of £250k to "support children's literacy" from independent charity, the Wolfson Foundation.
Birmingham City Council has confirmed it is making cuts to the number of books it will buy for libraries, after libraries in the area ... Read more
Foyles new c.e.o Paul Currie has said the company’s new Birmingham store will be its “model of the future.” Speaking at former c.e.o Sam... Read more
Birmingham could set up a cooperative model with staff in order to keep its 39 libraries open. Birmingham City Council's deputy leader Ian Ward told... Read more
Birmingham City Council has passed £105m of cuts, including a budget reduction for the Library of Bimingham, despite the annual meeting being disrupted three times... Read more
Somerset has approved plans to slash its mobile library service, cutting back on the number of stops in the rural county by more than half.... Read more
Libraries in Cardiff have seen a reprieve from the city council, but major cuts to the Library of Birmingham are to go ahead. The ruling... Read more
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