|Link to Barnet Eye|
"On Saturday, 24 March, exactly 78 years after Friern Barnet Library first opened, children and their parents gathered there to send a thank-you card to the Councillors in the Scrutiny Committee who voted to recommend that the library remain open until the new library at Artsdepot is fully open. However, they were banned from entering the library. They could only enter if they intended to take out books, not to thank anyone. ..."