Menston Library

Re-opening of Menston Library

Menston Library will reopen officially on Monday September 11 2017.

They will be opening their doors on the Saturday prior to that as part of the Menston Show/Gala day.

The new opening hours will be

Opening hours

Day Opening times
Monday 9.30am to 1pm
Tuesday 9.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 7pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 7pm
Friday 9.30am to 1pm
Saturday 9.30am to 1pm

About Menston Library

This purpose built library was opened in 1973 and has floor area of nearly 238 square metres. The building is a single-storey flat roofed property consisting of the library area with generous parking facilities both to the front and rear which are shared with the Kirklands Community Centre. This building is annexed to the library. As well as parking provision, there is also good access to the library with an alternative choice of steps or ramp to the main entrance.

As well as over 12,000 books and free internet access, the library offers access to information throughout the district.

Standards Actual 2015-16
Floor Area (IFLA 1962): 40 square metres per 1,000 population 238
New items purchased: 216 per 1,000 population 723
Public access computers: 6 per 10,000 population 4
Book Issues 35353
Audio Visual Issues 628
Visitors per Annum: l 6,000 visits per 1,000 population 18637

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Council Address : Britannia House, Hall Ings, Bradford BD1 1HX


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