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Parents, carers and children

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New in & book ideas

Latest titles and reading ideas for children aged 0-11.

A man reading with a child

Regular children’s events & activities

Regular activity sessions and events, including songs, rhymes, stories, playtimes, crafts, clubs, reading groups and Minecraft clubs.

Children's craft activity

Getting the best out of the library service

What we stock and how you can use the service to help your child's reading and development.

The Bookstart Bear

Dyslexia and Irlen Syndrome

Dyslexia friendly books and tips on choosing the best book for your child.

Snug book cover by Michael Morpurgo