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Public Libraries: Closures

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 137153, tabled on 23 April 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, with reference to the Answer of 21 March 2016 to Question 904216, in which constituencies the 110 libraries were that closed between 2010 and 2016.

Answered on

26 April 2018

The research undertaken by the Department that identified the approximate number of 110 static public libraries that closed completely from January 2010 - January 2016 does not record the closures by constituency.

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