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UPDATE: Restrictions on emails have been lifted

We now have sufficient confidence our systems and servers have not been affected by the recent cyber attack on our ICT provider, Sopra Steria, that we have lifted the block on external emails.

As you would expect, there are a large number of emails that have been quarantine but work is well under way to release them and should be completed by the end of tomorrow (Friday).

Thank you for your patience and support whilst we have worked to safely resolve the situation.    


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Hesters Way Library

Find out when Hesters Way Library is open and what you can do there

This library is open as follows:

Monday       10:00-13:00   Open
                    14:00-17:00   Closed
Tuesday      10:00-13:00   Closed
                    14:00-17:00   Open
Wednesday 10:00-13:00   Collection Services
                    14:00-17:00   Closed
Thursday     10:00-13:00   Closed
                    14:00-17:00   Closed
Friday          10:00-13:00   Closed
                    14:00-17:00   Open


Customers may enter the building, browse, borrow and return books/reservations.  Public computers may be booked for use during these times.

Collection Services

Customers can arrange an appointment to collect available reservations from a chosen library.  This may be items that have been reserved on the library catalogue or using Off the Shelf/Ring and Read services.  Items may be collected from the door of the library with no access to the inside of the building.


The building is closed to the public.  Staff may be on site to carry out administration, preparation and cleaning tasks.  

Social distancing measures will be in place at our libraries, including:

  • queue management
  • screens on enquiry desks
  • hand sanitiser stations
  • and quarantine areas for returned books.

Please remember to:

  • Keep your visit as brief as possible
  • Wear a face covering (unless exempt)
  • Bring your library card
  • Stay at home if you are self-isolating or have COVID-19 symptoms.

What we offer

  • PCs with internet access
  • Limited scan facilities - please note we can offer scanning via a USB memory stick - please bring a memory stick with you
  • Photocopying 
  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • Free packs for Babies and Toddlers Bookstart

 The following services are currently suspended:

  • Apply for a bus pass (if you don't have a computer)

Book a computer 

Library Access

Level access, automatic doors, public parking nearby.

There is no post box for out of hours book returns.

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