Nick Cave, a long term UK resident is helping to save one of the hundreds of public libraries under threat in the UK.
Cave said: “I wholeheartedly pledge my support to the campaign to save Kensal Rise library. Accessible local libraries are vital to communities and to children. Reading fuels passion, interest and ambition – please don’t take that away.”
You can help save the historic Kensal Rise public library, that was opened by Mark Twain, by bidding for items, such as Nick Cave’s handwritten lyrics, from the campaigns ebay auction site the money is being raised to pay for the legal costs of fighting the closure decision in the courts.