All posts tagged "Libraries NI"
Armagh/ 8 months ago
Armagh Planetarium partners with Libraries NI to gift free science books
The Armagh Observatory and Planetarium (AOP) has partnered with Libraries NI to distribute across the province 200 free copies of its...
Armagh/ 1 year ago
Overdue library fines to be removed with immediate effect across Northern Ireland
Fines for overdue library books are to be removed with immediate effect, Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey has announced. As of close...
Escape on a free reading adventure with Libraries NI
People across Northern Ireland have been leaving behind the daily grind of the Covid-19 pandemic by escaping with a good read....
Minister confirms move to explore ‘consolidation’ of library services in Armagh city on one site
Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey has confirmed moves which could see library services in Armagh City being consolidated on one site. And...
Minister no plans to intervene to prevent Irish/Local Studies Library closure and collection relocation
Communities Minister Carál Ní Chuilín has no plans to intervene in the current process to close the Irish and Local Studies...
News/ 6 years ago
Award-winning author’s work focus of county-wide ‘Armagh Big Read’
Libraries NI has announced plans for a ‘Big Armagh Read’ in March 2017. The chosen book will be The Accidental Wife by...
Lurgan/ 7 years ago
Libraries facing further cutbacks to opening hours to save money
Newry and Lurgan’s libraries will have their hours cut as part of the latest belt-tightening exercise from Stormont. Libraries NI has...
Armagh/ 7 years ago
Plans to merge Armagh libraries but where will they go?
Two of Armagh’s main libraries could soon be amalgamated into a joint facility, with the anticipated multi-million pound refurbished St Patrick’s...
Reduced library hours become permanent as new consultation begins
As Armagh I previously reported, temporary cuts to local library opening hours will now be made permanent and will take effect from October. And...
‘Temporary’ library opening cuts to become permanent – and reduced further
Temporary cuts to library opening hours are to be made permanent – and some will even have opening times further reduced....
Opening hours cut at Armagh, Keady, Bessbrook and Irish Studies Library
Budgetary cuts will see opening hours at many libraries across Co Armagh being cut back in just nine days time. Libraries NI has...
Keady Library opening hours to be slashed and fears for other branches too
Keady Branch Library is set to have its opening hours slashed by 25% as part of budgetary cuts, Armagh I can...