When Councils were forced to make cuts Warrington Council announced the closure of Grappenhall Library. After the shock announcement the local community and residents decided to take matters into their own hands, they applied to run it themselves. In no time volunteers formed the Friends of Grappenhall Library and campaigned to take ownership of the building. Eventually winning their campaign and receiving the keys they then raised money to make some much needed alterations, started collecting a good mix of books and organised volunteers for all the various roles. It is now a registered charity and a busy community hub,…

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Photographs from one day in a week with The boy & Me Week 3 I decided to stop on my way back from shopping and take a few photo’s by the canal, I’m definitely taking this challenge seriously.

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