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West Howe Library


Cunningham Crescent
West Howe
BH11 8DU

Opening times

  • Monday, Thursday and Friday: 9:30am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm
  • Tuesday: 9:30am to 1pm and 2pm to 7pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Saturday: 9:30am to 1pm.


The library has:

  • books and audiobooks 
  • free internet access and public wifi
  • warm spaces for studying, reading and meeting
  • photocopying and printing
  • magazines  
  • rooms to hire
  • toy library, games and puzzles.

Regular events for adults

  • Monday: Adult non-fiction reading group - 11am to midday on the second Monday of the month
    Adult fiction reading group - 2pm to 3pm on the first or second Monday of the month, please check with the library
  • Tuesday: Games club - 4pm to 6pm
  • Thursday: Crafternoon - 2pm to 5pm.

Regular events for children and families

  • Monday: Bricks and Books reading group - 3:45pm to 4:30pm on the second Monday of the month
  • Tuesday: Wriggle and Rhyme - check times
    Story time - 10:30am to 11am
    Games club - 4pm to 6pm
    Pick & Mix reading group - 4pm to 5pm on the first Tuesday of the month
    Children's craft - 3:30pm to 4:30pm fortnightly
  • Thursday: Story time - 10:30am to 11am
  • Friday: Home Ed group - 10:30am to 12:30pm
    Stay and Play - check times
  • Saturday: Lego club - 10am to 12:30pm


  • ramp into the library
  • free parking outside
  • accessible toilet.


Telephone: 01202 573 665


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