Tag Archives: Libraries

Shropshire Libraries News

Library Services Strategy Consultation Residents and organisations have until Friday 6 October 2017 to give their feedback on the draft Library Services Strategy. The strategy sets out the council’s vision to unlock the huge potential that library services have to … Continue reading

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Shropshire Libraries Consultation

Shropshire Libraries are currently consulting on a new draft Library Services Strategy. The strategy sets out the Council’s vision to unlock the huge potential that library services have to impact positively on individuals lives. It also recognises that this is … Continue reading

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Shropshire Residents Urged To Take Part In Library Services Consultation

Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being asked their views to help shape what library services will look like in the future. Shropshire’s new draft Library Services Strategy, which details proposed plans to ensure all Shropshire residents continue to have … Continue reading

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Shropshire Council Consultations

Residents in Church Stretton and the surrounding area are being asked their views to help shape what the library service will look like in future in the town. Shropshire Council’s library budgets have been significantly reduced due to cuts in … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Fundraising opportunities for the new (and old) £1 coin There are likely to be fundraising opportunities for charities both around the launch of the new £1 coin and across the transition period. Michael Birtwistle’s piece looks into them, and UK … Continue reading

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Delivery Of Library Services In Church Stretton

Follow the link for more information on a notice of the opening of an 18 week window of opportunity for expressions of interest in the future delivery of Church Stretton Library Service, under the Community Right To Challenge Legislation.

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Lipreading Awareness Week Upcoming In Shropshire’s Libraries

Libraries in Shropshire are to host taster sessions led by lipreading tutor Sally Joyner to highlight Lipreading Awareness Week running from Monday 12 September to Sunday 18 September 2016. Hearing loss affects one in six of the population in this … Continue reading

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Health and Wellbeing Newsflash

Follow the links below to read recent news updates from Shropshire Health and Wellbeing Newsflash 27/06/16: including information about Energize’s Inclusive Community Training and Cancelled Dementia Friends session Health Information Week: Shropshire Libraries is joining in an annual campaign to raise awareness … Continue reading

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Shropshire Council Meets With Town And Parish Councils To Discuss Future Of Delivering Community-Based Services

Shropshire Council yesterday (Tuesday 14 June 2016) met with town and parish councils from across the county to hear their views and help resolve concerns around the challenges if they were to take on council services identified at risk in … Continue reading

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Shropshire Libraries To Launch National Book Collections For Young People To Understand Mental Health And Well-being

Libraries in Shropshire are to hold a series of events to launch new collections of books for young people aged 13 to 18 years to provide them with advice, information and support to help them understand their mental health and … Continue reading

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