2011: The Closure of Local Libraries

2011 AGM

Delegates at the 2011 AGM passed a resolution on 'The Closure of Local Libraries' with an overwhelming majority of 98%. The resolution reads:

This meeting urges H.M. Government to maintain support for local libraries, as an essential local educational and information resource. –Nedderton WI
Northumberland Federation

The NFWI is now campaigning to raise awareness of the risks facing many local libraries and working to mobilise support for our public libraries. Please contact the Public Affairs team for information on how you can get involved.

Download the 2011 AGM speeches: