Hitchin Library formally reopened following revamp
PUBLISHED: 16:56 20 May 2018
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Dozens of guests joined the team at Hitchin Library to celebrate the formal reopening of the site on Tuesday.
Councillor Terry Douris, Herts County Council’s cabinet member for libraries, was there to give a speech and help the library manager Bekah Nicolas cut a commemorative cake.
Mr Douris was he was delighted to have been able to help celebrate the library’s refurbishment.
He said: “It was a terrific achievement for all those involved, and it’s great to hear that 431 new members have joined the library since January.
“The feedback from library customers has been really positive – this library is much-loved and well used by the local community, and we hope these improvements will make it an even more welcoming and friendly space.”
The library opened its doors again in February after a two-month revamp, which has seen a public toilet and community meeting room added.
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