Croydon Extends Libraries Consultation To 14 March

Another sign of increased openness and transparency is the decision of the Council to extend the Library consultation to 14 March.

There have been over 1400 responses to date. If you have already responded the Council is accepting any additional comments by allowing multiple survey submissions. 

Many residents have questions which it will address in a series of Zoom webinars.

Saturday. 20 February. 10.30am-11.30am            

All Libraries service webinar 

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/141172349297 

Saturday 20 February. Noon-1pm. How to run a community library

The Community Run Libraries National Peer Network 

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/141177717353 

Monday 22 February. 6-7.00pm. South Norwood Library 

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/141178744425 

Tuesday 23 February. 5.30-6.30pm. Broad Green Library 

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/141178832689 

Tuesday 23 February.  6.45–7.45pm. Shirley Library 

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/141179013229 

Wednesday 24 February. 5.30-6.30pm. Bradmore Green Library 

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/141181893845 

Wednesday 24 February. 6.45-7.45pm. Sanderstead Library 

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/141182056331 

These sessions will be recorded and available to access after the event. 

Register on Eventbrite at

bit.ly/CroyLibsEventbrite  

You can submit your questions in advance (please note the relevant session) to

librariesconsultation@croydon.gov.uk

or leave a message on 020 7884 5159. 

For more details see the Libraries consultation website: 

www.croydon.gov.uk/library-consultation 

It is to be hoped that Zoom sessions will also be organised with school pupils, particularly those which use the libraries it is proposed to close.

About seancreighton1947

Since moving to Norbury in July 2011 I have been active on local economy, housing and environment issues with Croydon TUC and Croydon Assembly. I am a member of the Love Norbury Residents Associations Planning & Transport Committees, and Chair of Nobury Community Land Trust. I write for Croydon Citizen at http://thecroydoncitizen.com. I co-ordinate the Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and Croydon Radical History Networks and edit the North East Popular Politics database. History Project.. I give history talks and lead history walks. I retired in 2012 having worked in the community/voluntary sector and on heritage projects. My history interests include labour movement, mutuality, Black British, slavery & abolition, Edwardian roller skating and the social and political use of music and song. I have a particular interest in the histories of Battersea and Wandsworth, Croydon and Lambeth. I have a publishing imprint History & Social Action Publications.
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