Andy Cope and Spy Dog open the library

Author Andrew Cope officially opened Castle Donington Community Library and brought along ┬áthe famous Spy Dog – the inspiration for his most successful series of children’s books. He wished the library luck for the future and said he was pleased that it had been saved from funding cuts. And he praised the team of volunteers […]

Official library opening July 9

A row of paperback book spines

Derby-born local author Andrew Cope will officially open the new Castle Donington Community Library at 12 noon on Saturday, July 9. The writer of the successful Spy Dog, Spy Pup, Spy Cat and Raccoon Rampage children’s books will cut a ribbon to mark the formal launch of the library under its new volunteer managers and […]

Volunteers take over Castle Donington Library

Castle Donington LIbrary

Castle Donington Library is about to be transformed into Castle Donington Community Library. Starting on 22 June 2016 the control and day to day running of the library on Delven Lane will move from Leicestershire County Council Library Services to a new Charitable Incorporated Organisation run by volunteers from the local community. It is hoped […]