Announcing publication of Libraries Deliver: Ambition for Public Libraries in England 2016-2021
First instalment in the 2 part report on what libraries did during Fun Palaces weekend
Background and impact of this groundbreaking programme
Award winning project between artist/filmmaker Joanna Mayes, Cornwall Libraries and a number of South West artists.
Guest post from BookTrust's Gemma Malley, who writes about her personal experience, and the programmes BookTrust run
Dr Jane Davis, founder and director of The Reader writes about a different sort of reading group
James Bowen, Director of NAHT Edge, shares his views on the relationship schools can have with libraries and the importance of developing a love of reading
Luke Wilson from Tinder Foundation tells about plans for next week, and the role libraries play
Ciara writes about the establishment of Libraries Unlimited, an independent staff and community owned mutual, now running library services in Devon.
Arts Council publish their investment approach for 2018-22
A brief update to explain our ongoing work on the first iteration of the basic data set.