BARNET'S LIBRARY CUTS ARE A
VIOLATION OF YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS!
If you haven't already, please sign our letter - thanks!
Protest for World Book Day 2018 - we did it in the snow!
Barnet knows their cuts will reduce library usage by 75%
UPDATE! November 2017
Unbelievably Barnet Council is spending £1m a year on security guards - to "replace" library staff. READ MORE HERE
8/3/2018 - We visited Golders Green Library where MP Mike Freer was holding his surgery ---
UK GDP will be £32bn higher by 2024 if all children are
reading well by age 11. A child who visits a library is
twice as likely to be a fluent reader
Four million kids in the UK do not have a single book
BARNET'S CUTS COST MORE THAN THE PREVIOUS SERVICE
Barnet is spending £14m to 'save' £2.2m
THE SUMMER READING CHALLENGE HAS JUST LAUNCHED NATIONALLY.
BUT BARNET KIDS ARE STRUGGLING TO TAKE PART BECAUSE
THEY CAN'T GET INSIDE THE LIBRARIES!
MONDAY 23RD JULY, 3PM THEY WILL GO TO THE DCMS TO DEMAND
THEIR RIGHTS! PLEASE JOIN THEM! READ MORE
Click here to see evidence of Barnet's extreme false economy here.
Over 187,000 people borrowed a book from a Barnet library last year but only 17,000 people are registered for staff-less libraries