Tag Archives : Plymouth Libraries


Revised Plan for Libraries launched

We’ve listened to the people who are passionate about Plymouth’s libraries – that’s the message from the City Council as it launches its revised Plan for Libraries. Following a comprehensive consultation, the new plan is to be presented to the Cabinet on 20 June. While the new plan still delivers original proposals, it also sets out […]

Baby holding library balloon

Thousands opt for Books on Prescription in Plymouth

As we mark World Mental Health Day (Friday 10th October), thousands of people in Plymouth are literally ‘reading themselves’ well. Since the Books on Prescription scheme was launched in June 2013, more than 2,000 books have been issued under the scheme in Plymouth. The self-help books available cover a range of common mental health conditions […]