Number of volunteer-run libraries to stay the same

There are no plans to force more libraries to be run by volunteers, a report to Staffordshire County Council has said.
There are now 27 community managed libraries in Staffordshire, with the 16 busier ones still run directly by the county council.
A report to go before the county council Cabinet and the Prosperous Staffordshire Scrutiny Committee will say there are no plans to create more community managed libraries, and support will continue for the existing 27, whose five year leases begin to come up for renewal next year.

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