Welcome to the Bedale Community Library website. The charity took over the running of the library on 1 April 2017. A team of over 40 volunteers are keeping the doors open for 20 hours a week. 

Monday        2 pm — 5 pm

Tuesday       10 am — 4 pm

Wednesday  2 pm — 5 pm

Thursday      closed

Friday           10 am — 4 pm

Saturday       10 am — 12 noon

Please note: the Library will be closed on Bank Holidays, as well as the Easter weekend (including Easter Saturday), Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. In addition, the Library will be closed in the week between Christmas and New Year. 









Latest News

  • Quiz Party in aid of the Library, 17 November 2017
    Come to our Quiz Party on 17 November at 7.30pm in Bedale Hall. Entry: £5. Email committee@bedalecommunitylibrary.org.uk for a ticket or call...
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    16/10/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Come and see us at Bedale market on Tuesday 10th October
    To celebrate Libraries Week, Bedale Community LIbrary will have a stall at the market in Bedale on Tuesday, 10 October. Come along and say hello....
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    06/10/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • A new volunteer at Storytime
    Rishi Sunak, MP, popped into the library this afternoon and read to some of our youngest users. He managed to keep their attention for the full half a...
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    29/09/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Craft and fun at the library this half term
    Fun at half term for children at the library. Don't miss Library Volunteer Johliene's elephant-themed craft session on 24 October. To help wit...
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    26/09/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Our local MP, Rishi Sunak, will be reading at Storytime this Friday, 29 September, 2.15pm.
    Our local MP, Rishi Sunak, will be reading at Storytime in the library this week. Friday, 29 September, 2.15 - 2.45 pm. Children of all ages welcome. ...
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    24/09/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Car boot sale raises £400 for the Library
    Thanks to all those who turned out on a damp Saturday to run the car boot at Bedale Hall on September 9. £400 was raised from carbooters, donati...
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    12/09/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Craft and fun for children at half term in the Library
    A craft session about elephants will be held in the Library on Tuesday, 24 October, 10.30am - 11.30am with Johliene Wiseman. £1 per child. ...
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    12/09/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Get online! Drop-in IT session at the Library on 3 October
    Library Volunteer, Norman Hazlewood, will be holding a drop-in IT session at the Library on Tuesday, 3 October between 1pm and 4pm. Need help with gro...
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    12/09/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Newton-le-Willows coffee morning raises £240 for Bedale Community Library
    Over 50 people, including our local police officers, came to the coffee morning at Newton-le-Willows Village Hall this morning. There were cakes,...
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    19/08/2017 by: Liz Bostock
  • Coffee morning in aid of the Library, 19 August in Newton-le-Willows
    Saturday, 19 August - coffee morning in Newton-le-Willows.   You are invited to join us for a coffee morning to raise funds for Bedale Comm...
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    10/08/2017 by: Liz Bostock

Opening Hours

Opening hours

Monday  2pm — 5pm
Tuesday 10am — 4pm
Wednesday 2pm — 5pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 10am — 4pm
Saturday 10am — 12 noon
Sunday Closed


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