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Save Fallowfield Library demonstration…

As the organisers had to say on Facebook – this is just the beginning! Too many people use and need this library to take it away from the community.

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Save Fallowfield Library demonstration, 7th March

Fallowfield Library is a vital local resource – not just for books and literacy, but also as a space where community groups meet, and a place where people who can’t afford computers and broadband can get online for information, contact … Continue reading

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Children’s services consultations at Manchester City Council

In this era of government cuts and the resulting loss of services, it’s more important than ever that people are involved in making decisions about their services, and in defending the public provision we still have. Manchester City Council is … Continue reading

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Changes to library provision in Manchester

Received at Cranswick Square: From September 5, we’re changing opening hours in most Manchester libraries. On September 30, Rack House Library and Clayton Library will close. We are working with local people to investigate community-run book exchange services as a … Continue reading

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Manchester Library closures – Consultation

Received at Cranswick Square: Have your say about libraries in Manchester The City Council needs to find £109m of savings this year, rising to £170m next year and the library service is considering its contribution. We are proposing the closure … Continue reading

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