Libraries and Library poems

Originally posted on Tim Scotson:
A week ago today I was present at a rally in Birmingham city centre, protesting the council’s decision to cut the funding and support for the cities Central library. I won’t get all the way up on my soapbox here today, but the short version is that having spent £188million…

BBC Midlands Today | 12 June 2015

BBC Midlands Today have been covering the crisis in Birmingham’s Libraries. Watch Adrian Blackledge‘s Ode to the Library of Birmingham on BBC Midlands Today Meanwhile, BBC Midlands Today reports that ‘The former head of Birmingham libraries says it was a mistake to reduce opening hours at the city’s flagship library less than two years after…