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Home library service put on hold to protect vulnerable residents from Coronavirus

Posted on - 25th March, 2020 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Health, Preston News, Recreation

Lancashire County Council’s home library service has been suspended until further notice due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

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It had been hoped that the service, which allows books to be delivered to people in their homes, could continue but the council has made the decision to suspend the service following national advice to limit contact between people.

Read more: Lancashire museums and libraries close due to Coronavirus

The council is currently working closely with the Lancashire Volunteer Partnership to provide replacement telephone befriending support for home library service customers.

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