House of Lords debate on libraries & literacy and our briefing to the Lords

On Thursday 13 October, Lord Bird led the House of Lords debateCultural, civic and educational significance of local libraries and independent bookshops in the UK.

View the transcript of the debate via They Work For You.

Lords to debate library ‘crisis’ and independent bookshops – the Bookseller, 3 October
House of Lords attacks the government over library closures – the Guardian, 14 October