Tag Archives: Library Systems & Services

No favourites on Croydon’s short-list for library sell-off. Oh no

There’s absolutely no suggestion whatsoever that Croydon’s expensive process (£250,000) to privatise the borough’s libraries is in some way offering a commercial advantage by favouring potential contractors who already have existing relationships with Croydon. Oh no, not at all. Inside … Continue reading

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Croydon’s under-threat libraries: a timeline of council deceit?

An interesting development was finally spotted on Friday on Croydon Council’s “revamped” website. It is almost a month since Sara “Book Token” Bashford, the destroyer of anything cultural in Croydon, announced to a council meeting that rather than demonstrate “openness … Continue reading

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