Britain Faces Closing The Book On Libraries


About 400 libraries have been targeted for closure, sparking an outcry from communities across the country. Local officials say it's among the toughest decisions they've had to face.

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Did that little boys mother make him carry the bag of books back?
Is that why he is crying?

My library is closing so the college of science can have a centre for excellence? What is that in the real world?

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