BURLEY Parish Council have signed a Service Level Agreement with Bradford Council to keep Burley Library open.

During 2017-18 Bradford Council will maintain the building and provide the books while Burley Parish Council will work with the 60 volunteers to run the library

Parish Councillor Janet Souyave and Mandy Webb, Bradford Branch Libraries Manger, signed the Service Level Agreement ensuring Burley Library will remain open after April 1, 2017.

Councillor Janet Souyave, chairwoman of Burley Parish Council Library Committee added: "I am delighted to be signing this agreement with Bradford Council and look forward to their continuing support for the Burley volunteer run library service."