Shaftesbury Library To Offer Handpicked ‘Lucky Dip’ Book Selection

We will have to wait before we can browse the bookshelves of Shaftesbury Library again. But Dorset Council is offering an innovative ‘lucky dip’ service.

Books will be personally selected by staff to meet readers’ tastes and requirements.

Tracy McGregor, the service manager for libraries, explains how this click and collect arrangement will work. And she tells The Alfred Daily why libraries in some nearby towns will open before our own Bell Street facility.

Listen at 11:27.