Tag Archives: Library

Procurement Opportunities

The following opportunities are currently out for tender on the Shropshire Council website: Tender ref Supply/service description Estimated contract value Contract period Submission deadline RMCB 028 Fixed wiring testing £300k 01/04/2018 – 31/03/2019 04/12/2017 DMCV 002 Church Stretton Library Service … Continue reading

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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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Ellesmere Library Open Day: 9th September

The Our Space Community Centre and library is a new local community hub for the people of Ellesmere. Bethphage would like to invite local groups and community members to attend the open day on September 9th. The event will give … Continue reading

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Church Stretton Library – New Provider Criteria Consultation

Residents in Church Stretton are being asked to comment on the criteria which will be used to help choose the best provider to take on the running of the local library. Shropshire Council recently consulted with Church Stretton residents about … Continue reading

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Library Users Invited To Have Their Say On Review Of Library Opening Hours

Library users across Shropshire are invited to have their say on proposals to changes to library opening hours. The consultation is in response to the further £585,000 savings that Library Services is required to make as part of Shropshire Council’s … Continue reading

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Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Shropshire Homelessness Prevention and Private Rented Sector Accommodation Scheme – Deadline 26th February 2016 The development of a community centre that provides community resources in Ellesmere … Continue reading

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National Libraries Day

National Libraries Day takes place on Saturday 6 February. It’s an occasion to celebrate all that libraries do in the community and for the community to show how much libraries mean to them.   Make a special effort to visit … Continue reading

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Refurbishment Of Shifnal Library Ready For Transfer To The Town Council

The transfer follows a public consultation led by Shropshire Council, in which proposals for the future of the library and customer service point were put forward for residents to consider. A total of 89% of respondents opted for the transfer … Continue reading

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Future Delivery Of Gobowen Library Services

Do you live in Gobowen and use your local library? Shropshire Council are currently consulting on future delivery proposals as part of the Big Conversation and we need to know what you think about them. Take a look at the … Continue reading

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Shawbury Library

Shropshire Council is seeking ideas for the future management of Shawbury Library Shropshire Council would like residents and groups to propose alternative management arrangements for the library, this can be done by completing a survey document available from Shawbury Library, … Continue reading

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