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Happy 40th Birthday Askew Road Library

Congratulations to Askew Road Library on achieving its 40th birthday on Sunday 11th October 2015. Below we have two beautiful pieces the first by the original branch librarian Jean Galsworthy about her time there and the second by Councillor wicks … Continue reading

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VE Day anniversary celebrations

Askew Road Library celebrated the 70th Anniversary of VE Day on Friday 8 May with a Library Street Party. A good crowd attended for a talk about Askew Road during and after the war, music, singing, a quiz, a prize draw, sandwiches … Continue reading

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London’s Biggest Book Group: “Rivers of London”

“Good afternoon. My name’s Peter Grant, I’m from the police and this is my colleague Beverley Brook, who’s a river in south London.” Rivers of London, p146 In the world of libraries April means City Read, London’s biggest book club, … Continue reading

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What’s cooking at Askew Rd Library?

Chatterbooks has restarted at Askew Road library following a Summer Break. Our groups being Star Reviewers were presented with proof copies of two book titles to read during the summer with the children’s reviews being returned to The Reading Agency … Continue reading

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