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Bid Success for Chepstow Library

Monmouthshire Libraries have been awarded £120,000 by CyMAL (Museums Archives and Libraries Wales, a division of the Welsh Assembly Government) to refurbish Chepstow Library. The existing library was opened in 1993 and benefits from an excellent location in the centre

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Half Term Activities at Monmouth Library

Story and craft sessions at Monmouth Library are proving to be very popular with both parents and children. The half term session on Tuesday 22nd February was attended by 12 children and their parents. Children enjoyed a selection of stories

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Under 5s Events in Chepstow Library

Under 5s Events in Chepstow Library Chepstow Library is receiving much local publicity for its Under 5s Story time held on Friday mornings from 10.15-10.45am, where parents and children enjoy reading and singing together. Chepstow mum Lindsay Hughes has been

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Refurbishment Bids for Caldicot and Chepstow

After the successes achieved as a result of Monmouth Library’s refurbishment, Caldicot and Chepstow Libraries have submitted bids to CyMAL (Museums Archives and Libraries Wales) for grant funding under the Community Learning Libraries Capital Development Programme 2011/12. If successful, the

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MacMillan Cancer Support

We have been successful in obtaining grant funding to provide a dedicated Cancer Support and Information Coordinator. Funded for three years, the post holder will work across the county in libraries, the prison and other venues to offer support to

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Reaching Out to the elderly and the isolated

During November we conducted a Public Library User Survey in all libraries.  We have just received the reports and are busy analysing the results and comments.  This information couldn’t have come at a better time as we have just started

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Children Love Chepstow Library!

February has seen a bumper crop of children’s activities in Chepstow Library. Staff have been really pleased to welcome Pembroke School Special Needs Unit and all their nursery school children. During half term 27 children enjoyed a ‘creepy crawly’ story

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