Category Archives: Libraries

Council goes into covid-19 lockdown as it closes its offices

Council buildings across the borough were shut at close to no-notice yesterday, as Croydon went on a coronavirus lockdown. The council propaganda department made the announcement hours after Inside Croydon had revealed plans to close the borough’s 12 public libraries. … Continue reading

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Croydon to close public libraries during coronavirus outbreak

EXCLUSIVE: KEN LEE, our Town Hall correspondent, reports on a move which some of the borough’s librarians called for a fortnight ago The 12 libraries run by Croydon Council will close their doors for a final time tonight, with no … Continue reading

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Story Tellers young writers competition, to Feb 29

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Save yourself money, Tea and Tech, Upper Norwood, Jan 24

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Labour council backs scheme to encourage library volunteers

The council is “making it easier than ever before” – their own words – for people to volunteer to work in the borough’s libraries. A missive from Fisher’s Folly last week announced, “a new online system” that allows people to … Continue reading

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Book Buddies sessions, every Friday, Selsdon Library

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How to become a Library Buddy, Central Library, Oct 21

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