Post Tagged with: "libraries"


October 15, 2012 at 3:03 pm

Dear Editor, Week after week we see letters attacking our approach to libraries. Unlike other local authorities Camden sought to minimise disruption to library services at a time of unprecedented cuts to our local government budget. We did this by working with our residents and tapping into our unrivalled community […]


Consulting On Cuts

March 27, 2011 at 7:37 am

Here’s the letter I wrote to the Camden New Journal this week: Dear Editor, It is a well known fact that local government budgets are being hit savagely by cuts dictated from national government. Councillors have to make difficult decisions and a libraries consultation has been developed so that the […]


Help Save Local Services From Tory Cuts

February 12, 2011 at 5:09 pm

You will all be aware that the Tory-Liberal Democrat coalition government has cut local government funding. As a result, there is less money for local services such as libraries. I believe that libraries are the cornerstones of our community and everyone in Camden realises their value. I also believe it […]