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We successfully resisted proposed library cuts

  FORE sent a sent a deputation to Haringey council cabinet once more, this time on February 14th. Under consideration were proposed library cuts and the result of the recent online survey. At this meeting, FORE made a successful plea … Continue reading

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Extract from minutes of HLAG committee in January

Council Budget 2017/8: Haringey are consulting on their budget cuts of £20m. Branch Libraries are expected to save £150,000 by cutting their opening hours by 40%. On-line questionnaire was due in 22/1/17, but may be extended. FORE (all Haringey libraries) … Continue reading

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FORE consultation letter

  FORE! FRIENDS OF READING AND EDUCATION in Haringey   Re: consultation on the 2017/18 Budget and financial strategy up to 2021/2   FORE!, the umbrella group for Friends of Libraries, has supported and applauded the Council’s policy of keeping … Continue reading

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