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London libraries to reopen as part private gym, part bookshelf space

Two libraries in Lambeth in south London will reopen as hybrid ‘part private gym, part host to shelves of books with no dedicated staff’ due to deepening cuts in public spending, reports the Guardian. Carnegie and Minet libraries will close from 7 April, while two more libraries in the borough,...

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