Greatly enjoy the service

As a lifelong bookworm I was interested in Charles Napier's letter (May 20) about ways to acquire books other than from public libraries.

Friday, 3rd June 2016, 9:12 am
Updated Friday, 3rd June 2016, 10:13 am

However, I am grateful that despite these days of relentless austerity our council has managed to retain a reasonable number of libraries.

Recently I’ve been housebound because of foot surgery. In advance of my operation I reserved a number of books at the City Library and have so enjoyed reading them during my convalescence.

In my opinion we need to keep our public library service.

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So my thanks to our councillors and to our helpful and lovely library staff.

Maureen Ambrose