REMINDER : CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER AUTUMN STATEMENT PROTEST TOMORROW (25/11)
This protest is at 5 p.m. on Wednesday 25 November outside Waterstone’s in the city centre.
The statement will include significant cuts across local authority budgets.
REPAYMENT OF CAPITAL COSTS OF THE LIBRARY OF BIRMINGHAM
Through a Freedom of Information request, we have established that Birmingham City Council will repay the capital costs of LoB through a series of annual payments over the 40 financial years 2014-2054 amounting to £392 million.
DATE FOR YOUR DIARY : MONDAY 18 JANUARY 2016
We will be holding a public meeting on the subject of the future of public libraries in Birmingham on the evening of Monday 18 January. Format will be invited speakers followed by audience discussion. Details in due course, but please diary this for now.