Hampstead sale: Well this is a turn up for the books Glenda

Visitors were shocked to find their MP making a surprise appearance at the Heath Library’s annual book sale, according to Heathman’s sources.

The Friends of Heath Library raised a record �1,382 from generous book donations at the annual sale.

Hundreds pitched up at Keats Grove to snap up �1 book deals, including Hampstead & Kilburn Glenda Jackson’s biography.

Ruth Gorb, of the friends group, said: “This year we did better than we have ever done before. We are absolutely thrilled.”

The library is threatened with closure after Camden Council withdrew its funding.


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The friends group is holding a meeting on October 19 to discuss the library’s future.

Perhaps Glenda will lend her support with another surprise appearance?

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