Tag: Defend the Ten

Government considering Lambeth library inquiry

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is considering mounting an inquiry into Lambeth library services after receiving complaints from campaigners. The government department...

Library campaigners say council is now under greater pressure

Lambeth council is under far greater pressure over its libraries policy than it was before the 10-day occupation of the Carnegie library in Herne...

Thousands march in library protest

Thousands of supporters of the Defend The Ten Lambeth libraries campaign rallied in Windrush Square today (9 April) after marching there from the Carnegie...

MP says main use of Carnegie must be as a library

Dulwich and West Norwood MP Helen Hayes has said that it is clear to her that “the main and dominant use” of the Carnegie...

Vigils will mark library closures

Supporters will this week mark the closure of two Lambeth libraries – and their determination to maintain the opposition to it –  with children's...