Stockton Heath Libary Updates

The executive board of WBC have met and a Working Group is to be established with responsibility for developing a new strategy for the delivery of a modernized library service

the Working Party will include representatives of WBC, Livewire and independent advisors and will provide a detailed report in November 2017.    WBC have stated that they will continue discussions with the Parish Council regarding the Parish Precept and will explore the potential for partner organisations to co-locate in the Stockton Heath Library building; this appraisal to be complete by summer 2017. The Parish Council will write to WBC making the following points:

  • that Stockton Heath Library serves a population beyond the electorate of Stockton Heath Parish and that this needs to be reflected in discussions and proposals 
  • that the Parish Council is willing to consider proposals to help keep the Alexandra Road library open.
  • that the Parish Council request information on the organization who may co-locate at the library building
  • that the Parish Council, the South Warrington area, the electorate and library users be afforded representation to the Working Party

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