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Temporary Home for Liskeard Library During Major Renovation

From 1st April, the Liskeard library service will be provided by Cornwall Council at Luxstowe House in Liskeard for the duration of the works, which are in the final stages of planning. The current library at Barras Street will close at 1pm on Saturday,...

RIO’s Project Development Grant from AHF

In contribution to the redevelopment of Liskeard Library AHF have awarded RIO a £30,000 Project Development Grant! The funding is also supported by the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, to support the development costs of the project. Our vision is for...

Library Planning Permission Approved by Cornwall Council

We are thrilled to announce that our application for planning permission for Liskeard Library was today approved by Cornwall Council! If you'd like to view the floor plans we submitted to the council, you can download them here: Ground Floor First Floor More...

Plans for Library Submitted

Plans have been submitted by RIO - the Real Ideas Organisation - who are proposing to take over the day to day running of the Library Service in Liskeard, keeping provision in the town centre.    The hope is to create a contemporary Library for Liskeard; an engaging...

Display in Library to share community ideas

Starting today - Thursday 16th August - visitors to Liskeard Library will be able to view a special display sharing ideas from Liskeard residents and community groups on how the library can support the town moving forward. Over the past few months RIO has...

Creative Conversations seek feedback on library plans

Over the next few months, RIO will be out and about right across Liskeard talking to local residents, stakeholders and community groups to understand what they want to see from Liskeard Library in the future. We're aiming to speak to as broad a range of people as...

RIO selected as preferred partner for library development

Following a competitive process, Liskeard Town Council has selected RIO - the Real Ideas Organisation - as it's preferred partner to work up plans to take on Liskeard Library following devolution from Cornwall Council. Liskeard Town Council sought a partner for the...