Decision details

Proposed Re-Commencement of Library Service

Decision Maker: Managing Director

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The proposal from Aneurin Leisure Trust was to re-commence library services with the initial phase being a pilot of a click and collect service in some libraries.

Corporate Leadership Team were supportive of this proposal.

Further to consultation with the Executive Member the decision was made not to proceed with the proposal at this time.


Further to the view of the Executive Member, which was unanimously supported by the Executive and Majority Group, and on the basis that reinstating library services at this stage is not considered a priority and that this is also currently in line with the view of other Local Authorities across Wales.

Publication date: 28/05/2020

Date of decision: 26/05/2020

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