Monthly Archives: August 2011

In the interest of balance….the people and their libraries

Having seen an article along these lines appearing twice on This is Gloucestershire, I felt it time I provided some balance, and accuracy, as our local editors seem to be failingĀ  to do so. Firstly, this article is incorrect (which … Continue reading

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Julia Donaldson, Children’s Laureate and author of The Gruffalo, meets with Friends of Gloucestershire Libraries

Julia Donaldson, Children’s Laureate, and author of The Gruffalo children’s books, took time this week, whilst visiting her family in Gloucestershire, to show her support for the Friends of Gloucestershire Libraries in their campaign to keep libraries open and maintain … Continue reading

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Friends of Gloucestershire Libraries’ first birthday: The story so far…

It’s hard to believe, but Friends of Gloucestershire Libraries is one year old this month. An awful lot has happened in the last 12 months. I hate to think of the number of hours that have been put into this … Continue reading

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