Libraries final consultation starts on Monday

On Monday 30th January the final Libraries closure consultation opens for 10 weeks (ending on 10th April 2017). In the last few months, we’ve seen hundreds of Unsworth and Whitefield residents sign our petitions, however, we need more of you to lend your support. Please tell your friends and neighbours: this will be your last…

Save our Libraries – Sign the Petition

Bury Council’s Cabinet will be considering a report at its meeting next Wednesday (25 January 2017) on the future of Libraries. The Council has been consulting on library service for a number of months, though for everyone involved in the consultation the proposals – which now recommend the closure of at least 10 of the 14…

SAVE OUR LIBRARY – SIGN THE PETITION HERE

You can sign the petition to call on Bury Council to save Unsworth Library on the Council’s website by following this link: http://www.bury.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=10483 Click on the button titled “Sign the petition – Save our library (Sunny Bank, Unsworth). Here is the text of the petition: Bury Council is undertaking a comprehensive review of the borough’s…

Petition to save the Homestart charity

Local campaigners have launched a petition to save the local charity ‘Home-Start Bury’. This is a charity which supports local families by offering support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children. Bury Council funded Home-Start thorugh it’s ‘Commissioning Fund’ for a period of three years starting in 2013/14. That came to an end…