Timetable of changes

The timetable for the implementation of the Libraries Service Redesign Decision is shown below. More detail will be added to this after 15 November when Expressions of Interest for Community Library Partnerships are received:

5 November 2018 The County Council’s Cabinet made a final decision on the library network and the future funding allocated to each library by Somerset County Council

15 November 2018 Expressions of Interest in Community Library Partnerships received.

11 December 2018 The County Council’s Scrutiny Policy and Place Committee is updated about the process.

29 December 2018 Closure of Highbridge and Sunningdale Libraries and Outreach activities planned.

December – January 2019 Community Library Partnerships agreements developed

February – April 2019 Implementation of the Library Redesign Programme Decision