Thornbury Library

Opening hours

Day Opening times
Monday 9am to 12 noon, 4pm to 5pm
Tuesday 4pm to 6pm
Wednesday 9am to 12 noon, 4pm to 5pm
Thursday 9am to 12 noon, 4pm to 5pm
Friday 9am to 12 noon, 3pm to 6pm
Saturday 10am to 12 noon

About Thornbury Library

This new library was opened in 1999 and is in leased accommodation forming part of the Thornbury Centre. The building is owned and managed by Bradford Diocese, and includes St Margaret's Church, but the centre has several facilities for the community located in the building as well. The library occupies a floor area of 83 square metres. The library is fully accessible by means of a passenger lift. As well as over 4,000 books and free internet access, the library offers regular storytimes, taster sessions for IT learners and access to information throughout the district.

Standards Actual 2015-16
Floor Area (IFLA 1962): 40 square metres per 1,000 population 60
New items purchased: 216 per 1,000 population 335
Public access computers: 6 per 10,000 population 6
Book Issues 8211
Audio Visual Issues 56
Visitors per Annum: l 6,000 visits per 1,000 population 13811

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Council Switchboard : 01274 432111

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


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