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Halo leisure

The application by Halo Leisure to run Leominster Library has been turned down by Herefordshire Council.

Halo Leisure Coninsgby St plans submitted to Hereford Council

Natalia Silver, Asst Director of Communities, Hfd Council, reported to the Committee on this proposal and said that Council had to draw up a business plan and make a financial assessment. This was not a recommendation by the Council but

The Future of Leominster Library could be in your hands!

On Thur 13 Oct Hereford Council will probably decide the future of the library. Please contact these councillors to try and influence their decision. All members will have received an email with their email addresses. Harry Bramer A W Johson

Fill in Library Users Survey now!! Close date Friday 5 August 2016

Please fill in this Consumer Services & Library Users Survey either online or in Leo Library now! Statistics show that we are well behind Ross and need every form we can manage. We are having a stall in the market

Prince Charles calls for funds to save libraries

Daily Telegraph Mon 22 Feb P9 – Prince Charles appeals for funds for the Friends of National Libraries so that great writing can continue to be made available to all through libraries.

Happy Christmas!

Jimmy Lindsay, FOLL Chairman,  and the Committee wish all members a Very Happy Christmas and New Year. The next FOLL Committee meeting is on Thursday 14 January 2016 at 5pm in the Library. All members and friends welcome. In January

3,500 petition signatures

On Friday 25 September, Chairman Jimmy Lindsay presented a petition with 3,500 signatures – Save Leominster Library – to the Leader of Hereford Council, Brian Wilcox on the steps of the Shire Hall.  Hope to see some press coverage. You


Save Leominster Library Save Leominster Library – yet again Herefordshire Council threatens to close it, together with Ross-on-Wye. This would leave Leominster with no library provision or public access computers, and leaves the future of the council’s drop-in customer services

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Committee Meeting

The next FOLL Committee meeting will be held on Thurs 16 April at the new time of 5.00pm Don’t forget Thursday 30 April when Fay Wentworth will talk about her short story writing in the Library at 7.30pm. £3

New Committee 2015

Following our 2015 AGM the new committee is as follows: Chairman: Jimmy Lindsay Treasurer: Sue Lindsay Secretary: Margaret Ware is currently in hospital and we shall need an interim Secretary Committee: Tom and Susan Harvey, Tony Malpas, Peter Holliday, Barry