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Address: Dawson Place, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9PP
Telephone: 01434 618585
Email: allendale.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Tuesday 10am - 12 noon, 12.30pm - 5pm
Thursday 12.30pm - 6pm
Address:  Green Batt, Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 1TU
Telephone: 01670 622156
Email: alnwick.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 5.30pm
Thursday 9am - 5.30pm
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 9.30am - 12.30pm

Regular activities:
A knitting group meets at this library.
Address:  Middleton Street, Amble, Northumberland NE65 0ET
Telephone: 01665 710419
Email: amble.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 7pm
Wednesday 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 7pm
Friday 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
Saturday 9.30am - 12.30pm

Regular activities:
A digital champion is available at this library. Please ask staff for more information.
Address:  Ashington Leisure Centre, Portland Park, Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9JY
Telephone: 01670 622248
Email: ashington.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Please note: The computers on the first floor will be unavailable (term time only) every Tuesday between 1pm - 2pm for educational visits.  Computers will be available on the ground floor during this time or if you ask a member of staff they can reserve a PC for you at an alternative time.

Opening hours:
Monday 7am - 10pm
Tuesday 7am - 10pm
Wednesday 7am - 10pm
Thursday 7am - 10pm
Friday 7am - 10pm
Saturday 9am - 6pm
Sunday 9am - 9pm

Regular activities:
  • An adult reading group meets on the second Monday of the month 5.30pm till 6.30pm.
  • Northumberland County Blind Association will be at the library on the first Tuesday of the month 1pm - 2.30pm providing information, advice and support for people living with sight loss.
  • Code Club meets on a Friday afternoon.  Please ask library staff for more information.
  • Lego Club meets every Saturday morning from 10.30am - 12 noon.  
Address:  Glebe Road, Bedlington, Northumberland NE22 6JX
Telephone: 01670 622202
Email: bedlington.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 10am -1pm

Regular activities:
  • An adult reading group meets at Bedlington Library on the first Wednesday of every month at 2pm.
  • Northumberland County Blind Association hold a drop-in sessions on the first Friday of every month, 9.30am - 11am. Providing information, advice and support for people living with sight loss.
  • The Lego Club meets every Saturday morning at Bedlington Library from 10.30am -11.30am.
Address:  Station Road, Bedlington, Northumberland NE22 5HB
Telephone: 01670 822211
Email: bedlingtonstation.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Bedlington Station Library will be closed on Saturday 17 November.

Opening hours:
Monday 1pm - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 12noon, 1pm - 7pm
Friday 1pm - 7pm
Saturday 10am - 12noon

Regular activities:
  • Bedlington Station Reading Group meets at Bedlington Station Library on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 2pm.  Bedlington Station Reading Group is looking for new members.  If you are interested please leave your contact details with library staff or email mylibrary@northumberland.gov.uk.
Address:  Bellingham Town Hall, Manchester Square, Bellingham, Northumberland NE48 2AS
Telephone: 01434 220495
Email: bellingham.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Wednesday 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
Friday 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm

 
Address:  Walkergate, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland TD15 1DB
Telephone: 01670 626097
Email: berwick.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 10am -5pm

Regular activities:
  • Berwick Library can offer appointments with a digital champions on Wednesdays from 2pm - 4pm.  Contact the library for information and to make a booking with a digital champion.
  • A knitting group meets once a week on a Monday from 2pm till 3.30pm.
  • Story and Rhymetime takes place every Friday at 11am till 11.30am.
  • An adult reading group meets on the third Friday of the month at 4pm.
Address:  Bridge Street, Blyth, Northumberland NE24 2DJ
Telephone: 01670 620201
Email: blyth.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 7pm
Tuesday 9am - 7pm
Wednesday 9am - 7pm
Thursday 9am - 7pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9.30am -12.30pm

Regular activities:
  • A knitting group meets every Tuesday at 10am till 12pm.
  • Story and Rhymetime takes place on a Friday at 9.30am till 10am.

 
Address:  Hill Street, Corbridge, Northumberland NE45 5AA
Telephone: 01434 632815
Email: mylibrary@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Wednesday 11am - 4pm
Friday 11am - 4pm
Saturday 11am - 4pm
Address:  Cramlington Leisure Centre, Forum Way , Cramlington, Northumberland NE23 6YB
Telephone: 01670 620394
Email: cramlington.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 6pm
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 9.30am -1pm

Regular activities:
  • A Digital Champion is available every Wednesday 10am till 12pm. Contact your local library to book a free one to one basic IT session with a digital champion.
Address:  Cleaswell Hill Centre, Choppington, Northumberland NE62 5DW
Telephone: 01670 620453
Email: guidepost.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 10am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 5pm
Friday 10am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 12pm
Address:  Westgate, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0AX
Telephone: 01434 321863
Email: haltwhistle.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 10am - 1pm, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Tuesday 10am - 1pm, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Wednesday 10am - 1pm, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Thursday 10am - 1pm, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Friday 10am - 1pm, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm

Regular activities:
  • A knitting group meets at once a week on a Wednesday at 1.30pm till 4.30pm.
  • A digital champion is available. Contact your local library to book a free one to one basic IT session with a digital champion.
Address:  Church Street, Haydon Bridge, Northumberland NE47 6JQ
Telephone: 01434 688658
Email: mylibrary@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 12pm
Tuesday 1pm - 4pm
Wednesday 1pm - 4pm
Thursday 4pm - 6.30pm
Friday 4pm - 6.30pm
Saturday 9.30am - 12.30pm

Haydon Bridge Library is a community-run library.
Address:  Towne Gate, Heddon on the Wall , Northumberland NE15 0EJ
Telephone: 01661 853627
Email: mylibrary@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Tuesday 1pm - 5pm
Friday 1pm - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 12noon

Heddon Library is a community-run library.

Regular activities:
  • A digital champion available Tuesday 1 - 5 pm. Contact your local library to book a free one to one basic IT session with a digital champion.
Address:  Queen's Hall, Beaumont Street, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 3LS
Telephone: 01670 620450
Email: hexham.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 9.30am - 5pm

Regular activities:
  • An adult reading group meets on the second Monday of the month at 6pm till 7pm.
  • Story and Rhymetime takes place every Monday at 9.45am - 10.15am during term time.
  • Code Club meets every other Saturday.  Please ask library staff for more information.
  • Drop in IT help sessions every Wednesday 2pm - 3pm.
  • Free Learn My Way IT courses are also available.  Visit the drop in IT session on a Wednesday or enquire at the Library desk for more information.
  • Knit and Natter every Thursday at 2pm - 4pm and every Saturday at 10am - 12noon.  
  • Family History Help.  Book a 30 minute slot between 10am - 12noon on 24 Oct, 7 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec and 21 Dec.
Address:  Alexandra Road, Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9HN
Telephone: 01670 620250
Email: hirst.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 7am - 9pm
Tuesday 7am - 9pm
Wednesday 7am - 9pm
Thursday 7am - 9pm
Friday 7am - 9pm
Saturday 9am - 4pm
Sunday 9am - 4pm

Please note there are no Library PC’s available at Hirst Library.
Address:  Kielder Community First School, Kielder, Northumberland NE48 1HQ
Telephone: 01434 250262
Email: kielder.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Friday 2pm - 6pm
Address:  Lynemouth Day Centre, Albion Terrace, Lynemouth, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 5SY
Telephone: 01670 620250
Email: lynemouth.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9.30am - 12noon, 12.30pm - 4.45pm
Thursday 2.30pm - 4.45pm

Please note there are no Library PCs available at Lynemouth Library.

Regular activities:
  • Lego Club takes place every Monday from 3.30pm - 4pm.  Drop in and take part.
  • Lynemouth Library Reading Group meets monthly at the library on the third Monday of each month (excluding August and December)  at 2.00 pm.  The meetings are friendly and informal and new members are always welcome.
Address: Royal Sovereign House, Manchester Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1AF
Telephone: 01670 620391
Email: morpeth.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 9.30am - 12.30pm

Regular activities:
  • Story and Rhymetime for 0-4yrs takes place every Wednesday at 2pm till 2.30pm during term time.
Address:  Newbiggin Sports and and Community Centre, Woodhorn Road, Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland NE64 6HG
Telephone: 01670 620250
Email: newbiggin.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 8am - 10pm
Tuesday 8am - 10pm
Wednesday 8am - 10pm
Thursday 8am - 10pm
Friday 8am - 10pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 8am - 10pm

Regular activities:
  • An adult reading group meets every first Wednesday of the month 6-7pm. For more details please contact the library.
Address:  Ponteland Leisure Centre, Callerton Lane, Ponteland, Northumberland NE20 9EG
Telephone: 01670 620250
Email: ponteland.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 7am - 10pm
Tuesday 7am - 10pm
Wednesday 7am - 10pm
Thursday 7am - 10pm
Friday 7am - 10pm
Saturday 8am - 6pm
Sunday 9am - 8pm

Regular activities:
  • An Audio book Group for those with visual impairment, or barriers to reading printed books, meets on the first Monday of the month at 10.30am - 12pm. (No meetings on Bank Holidays)
  • A reading group meets on the last Tuesday of the month at 10.30am.
Address:  Spetchells Centre, 58 Front Street, Prudhoe, Northumberland NE42 5AA
Telephone: 01661 832540
Email: prudhoe.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9.30am - 1pm

Regular activities:
  • A digital champion available. Contact your local library to book a free one to one basic IT session with a digital champion.
  • Story and Rhymetime takes place every Friday at 10.30am - 11am during term time.
Address:  Front Street , Rothbury, Northumberland NE65 7TZ
Telephone: 01669 620428
Email: rothbury.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 2pm - 5pm, 5.30pm - 7pm
Tuesday 10am - 1pm
Thursday 2pm - 5pm
Friday 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm, 5.30pm - 7pm

Regular activities:
  • A digital champion available. Contact your local library to book a free one to one basic IT session with a digital champion.
  • A Hearing Loss Clinic is held on the second Friday of the month at 10.00am till 11.00am.
Address:  Seaton Sluice Community Centre, Albert Road, Seaton Sluice, Whitley Bay, NE26 4QX
Telephone: 0191 2370210
Email: seatonsluice.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 3pm - 7pm
Wednesday 10am - 12pm, 1pm - 5pm
Friday 3pm - 5pm
Address:  Astley High School, Elsdon Avenue, Seaton Delaval, Whitley Bay, NE25 0BW
Telephone: 01670 620395
Email: seatonvalley.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

Regular activities:
  • Seaton Valley Library's story and rhymetime sessions will resume on Monday 8 October at 9.30am - 10am, term time only. 
Address: Fulmar Drive, South Beach, Blyth, Northumberland NE24 3RJ
Telephone: 01670 363091
Email: southbeach.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 9am - 12noon, 1pm - 5pm
Friday 1pm - 5pm
Address:  Grange Road, Widdrington, Northumberland NE61 5LZ
Telephone: 01670 791548
Email: widdrington.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Wednesday 2pm - 5pm
Friday 10am - 12noon, 1pm - 4pm

Regular activities:
  • A knitting group meets every Wednesday 2.30pm - 4pm. For more details please contact the library.
  • An adult reading group meets on the first Friday of the month at 2.00pm.
Address:  Cheviot Centre, Padgepool Place, Wooler, Northumberland NE71 6BL
Telephone: 01668 282123
Email: wooler.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Monday 10am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 10am - 4.30pm
Wednesday 10am - 4.30pm
Thursday 10am - 4.30pm
Friday 10am - 4.30pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm
Address:  Falcon Community Centre, Falcon Terrace, Wylam, Northumberland NE41 8EE
Telephone: 01661 852174
Email: wylam.library@northumberland.gov.uk

Opening hours:
Tuesday 1pm - 6pm
Thursday 1pm - 6pm
Saturday 9am -12noon

Regular activities:
  • Artisan Bakery Community every Saturday morning at 9am till 11am.
  • Drop in Yoga sessions on Tuesdays 6.30pm till 7.30pm.
  • Story & Rhymetime takes place on a Tuesday, term time only at 2.30pm till 3pm.  

Address: Ellington Village Hall, Lynemouth Road, Ellington, Morpeth NE61 5HN


Ellington village hall has a book collection which can be borrowed on an honesty system and you do not need a library card or be a library member to borrow books. Books can be borrowed during coffee mornings or during any event or activity taking place in the village hall. There are no set opening times for the village hall. Please note that reservation requests cannot be sent to Ellington village hall for collection.  For more information on Ellington Village Hall please visit this website.

Address:  “The Hub”, Seahouses Sports & Community Centre, Stone Close Seahouses NE68 7YL
Email:  nssdt@seahouses.org 
Telephone:  01665 721868

Seahouses Development Trust offers a small supply of books and public access computers. You do not need your library card to borrow items as it is based on a honesty system. The book collection will also be regularly refreshed.The Mobile Library also stops at Seahouses every other Saturday. For more information and dates please visit the mobile library webpage.  For more information on Seahouses Development Trust please visit this website.

Opening times:
Please contact The Hub to check it is open before visiting.
Monday 10am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 4pm
Tuesday 10am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 4pm
Wednesday 10am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 4pm
Thursday 10am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 4pm
Address:   Hadston House , Hadston Road, Hadston, Morpeth, NE65 9SF
Telephone: 01670 761537


Hadston House has a book collection which can be borrowed on an honesty system and you do not need a library card or be a library member to borrow books.  There are also ten public access computers with printing facilities available for use.  For more information on Hadston House please visit this website.