St Annes Library Reopens

St Annes Library Reopens

St Annes Library reopens after specialist building work. The library will be reopened on Monday 4 March 2019 at 9am. County Councillor Peter Buckley, cabinet member for community and cultural services and County Councillor Edward Nash will perform the honours.

Meanwhile, some of the services are being delivered from nearby Ansdell Library.

Short Term Replacement for St Annes Library

Lancashire County Council operate the Library Service. Some services usually delivered at St Anne’s library are being delivered from Ansdell library. They include collection of reserved items and some events.

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A temporary library service, based in a mobile unit, will operate until the library reopens on 4 March. The mobile library is in the car park of the Public Offices at 288 Clifton Drive South, in St Annes.

Opening times are:

Monday: 9am – 5pm
Tuesday: 9am – 5pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 9am – 5pm
Friday: 9am – 5pm
Saturday: 9am – 1pm

The mobile library carries a wide range of books to suit all tastes. The titles are changed regularly, with new ones being added frequently. Books can also be ordered, just the same as in a static library. A variety of audio books are available.

The unit is fully accessible for people with mobility problems and disabilities. It is fitted with low rise stairs and a passenger lift for easy access so you can select your own books.

Specialist Building Work at St Annes Library

The library closed in August 2017. After plaster fell from the ceiling, surveyors advised that it should be closed. It’s a grade 2 listed, 110 year old building and has to be repaired accordingly.

If you’re fascinated by this lovely building, find out more about the history of it here.

Inside the entrance to St Annes Library
Inside the entrance to St Annes Library

St Annes Library Contact Details

St Annes Library
254 Clifton Drive South
St Annes on Sea

Tel: 0300 123 6703

If you get in touch with the library please mention that you saw the information on Visit Fylde Coast. Thanks!

Hub of the local community

Regular events are held each week in all of our local libraries. For toddlers, teens, adults of all ages, and the whole community.

Special events are held each month on lots of different subjects. Everyone is welcome to everything.

Advice and help is available with jobs, benefits and health. Libraries are used as places for consultation on local matters.

Computers are available for you to use, along with lessons to show you how. There are drop-ins to sort out your IT problems, and support with government forms etc.

Learn how to craft, play board games and make new friends. Or even, just maybe, borrow a book!

The libraries in Fylde and Wyre are managed by Lancashire County Council. Blackpool libraries are managed by Blackpool Council.

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