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Rhydyfelin Library officially re-opens today after Rhondda Cynon Taf Council went back on its decision to close it.
It comes after campaigners won their battle to keep the library open.
Local residents launched a legal challenge saying they weren't consulted on the closure, which went ahead at the end of May.
Campaigners in the South Wales Valleys who have won their battle to keep their local library open say they hope it can inspire others to fight for their local services.
Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has gone back on its decision to close Rhydyfelin library - after local people launched a legal challenge, saying they hadn't been consulted. Tom Sheldrick has the story.
Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has confirmed Rhydyfelin Library will re-open "as soon as practicably possible", after local residents opposed its closure at the end of May.
It says the decision to re-open the library is subject to the consent of the court, and the judicial review proceedings being withdrawn.
Campaigners in Rhondda Cynon Taf say the local council has performed a u-turn on its decision to close Rhydyfelin Library.
They say the council has asked them to withdraw their judicial review case, and will re-open the library.
Local residents launched their legal challenge after saying they were not consulted on the closure, which went ahead at the end of May, even after a group chained themselves to the shelves.
The closure was one of 14 made by Rhondda Cynon Taf Council as it tries to make savings of £70m over the next four years.
Campaigner Sian Perkins said today: "We are truly elated. This victory is down to the power of the people. The whole community was committed to fighting to save this very necessary establishment and we weren’t prepared to back down."
“Rhydyfelin library is a vital component of our community used by everyone from pre-school children to pensioners."
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Last week the council made a surprise u-turn over the closure, and today the library was back in business.