A few days ago, in response to the announcement from Essex County Council that there would be no actual library closures in the next five years, we published this post: Essex library closures – a battle has been won but the fight goes on. Like Save Our Libraries Essex (SOLE), we suspected that the devil would be in the detail and this has subsequently proved to be the case. This is what SOLE have had to say about the detail:
The revised library strategy has been released.
SOLE said the devil would be in the detail. However there remains a distinct lack of detail and transparency. Many people across the county will be wondering if their local library is about to see its librarians sacked and taken over by volunteers. And if their local library is about to be taken over, who will be taking it over (of course many…
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