Tag archive: Redbridge Libraries



Redbridge Libraries secure funding to expand and continue project around death

Redbridge Libraries will partner with Kirklees and Newcastle Libraries to investigate if people’s attitude to death can change depending on where they live or their cultural backgrounds. The project is part a continuation of the successful Final Party project run by Redbridge Libraries from October 2017. The attitudes of people in Redbridge towards death are […]



VR Playground comes to #TechIlford

Saturday 15 June 11am-4.30pm VR Playground is the latest ride experiment by SPACE artist and the world’s first Thrill Engineer, Professor Brendan Walker and his Thrill Laboratory. Scoot through the metropolis inside a mono-wheel; leap tall structures in a single bound; and undulate upwards to escape the deep abyss – don a virtual reality headset, jump […]


Ken Aston Square’s full summer programme announced

In March 2019 it was announced that Vision’s outdoor arts programme in Ken Aston Square had partnered with England’s biggest network of outdoor arts festivals, Without Walls. The outdoor arts programme will run once a month from Saturday 8 June to Saturday 21 September in Ken Aston Square, Barkingside High Street. All shows will be […]



Redbridge Libraries project ‘The Final Party’ wins Edge Award

Vision Redbridge Culture & Leisure were delighted to win an award for their innovative project, The Final Party, in the Social category at this year’s Edge Awards. The Edge Awards highlight and reward good practice in innovative library and information projects. The Social category recognises work involving communities or target groups, engagement and making a difference. […]


Redbridge Central Library

Important COVID-19 Information From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will be a phased re-opening of all other Redbridge […]


Seven Kings Library

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will […]


Woodford Green Library

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will […]


Wanstead Library

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will […]


Keith Axon Centre

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will be […]


Hainault Library

Rapid COVID-19 testing Rapid COVID-19 Testing is now available for residents at this library. These rapid tests are strictly for those who don’t have any COVID-19 symptoms and can’t work from home. If this applies to you, please try to get tested twice a week, if possible. Book a Rapid COVID-19 test. Important COVID-19 Information This […]


Goodmayes Library

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will be […]


Gants Hill Library

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will be […]


Fullwell Cross Library

Important COVID-19 Information From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will be a phased re-opening of all other Redbridge […]


Clayhall Library

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. All other Redbridge libraries are temporarily […]


Aldersbrook Library

Important COVID-19 Information This library is closed until further notice. From Monday 12 April, Redbridge Central Library opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and South Woodford Library & Gym will reopen Monday-Friday 6am-10pm and Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm. Reduced book browsing, PC use and limited study spaces is available at both libraries. In the coming months, there will […]