MPs take further evidence on library closures

21 February 2012

The Culture, Media and Sport Committee will hold its second evidence session as part of its inquiry into library closures.


The Committee will hear from two panels.

Tuesday 21 February, Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster 

At 10.30 am: 

  • Alan Davey, Chief Executive, Arts Council England
  • Annie Mauger, Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)

At 11:30 am: 

  • David Pugh, Leader, Isle of Wight Council
  • Nigel Thomas, Service Delivery Manager, Leicestershire Library Services
  • Elizabeth Campbell, Councillor, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Council, representing the Local Government Association

Please note that this evidence session will be televised.

Press are welcome to attend evidence sessions. However, Committee rooms are subject to change and seats cannot be reserved in advance. It is advisable to allow at least 15 minutes to pass through security checks.

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