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Opening hours

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10am to 4.30pm
Wednesday 10am to 4.30pm
Thursday 12.30pm to 7pm
Friday 10am to 4.30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday 9.30am to 1pm


0161 253 7214

The library offers

Regular sessions include


  • Art paint and colour 2pm to 3.30pm


  • Digital Buddy: 10:00am to 12:00noon (by appointment only)
  • Knitting Group: 10:00am to 12:00noon (starting 28/06/2023)
  • Storytime: 10:30am to 11:30am
  • Crafts Group: 1:00pm to 3:00pm


  • Digital buddy 12.30pm-2.30pm (appointment only)                                                        
  • Kids Colouring Club: 3:30pm to 5:30pm
  • Creative Writing Group: 5:30pm to 6:45pm


  • Poetry Reading Group: 10:00am to 11:30am
  • Digital buddy 10am-12pm (appointment only)
  • Tea & Tales: 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Author events - please enquire for further details

Employment and training support agencies - please enquire for more details

Reading Groups - please enquire for further details

Council Information Point

The library is a Council Information Point - bringing council services closer to home.

Adult Learning

See the current Adult Learning course guide for full details of all courses offered here.


Access available for wheelchair users.

Car parking

Free parking is available on Fairfax Road and the Longfield main car park after 9.30am.