David Ebsworth’s Visit to Prestwich to Library

Despite the best efforts of the motorway network and a problematic projector lead, David joined us one Monday in April to share Five Things You (Almost Certainly) Didn’t Know About the Spanish Civil War.  The stories, including tales about the International Brigade’s local links, and Franco’s unbelievable decision to create a tourist trail through the … More David Ebsworth’s Visit to Prestwich to Library

Blind by Cath Weeks

  Radcliffe Library Readers’ Group have been enjoying getting involved and reviewing books for the Library readers BLOG. Blind by Cath Weeks was their March read, their reactions to the book were definitely mixed. Colin wore his pirate hat to the discussion, held at Radcliffe Library, he didn’t enjoy Blind at all and his most … More Blind by Cath Weeks

A High Mortality Of Doves by Kate Ellis

1919. The Derbyshire village of Wenfield is still reeling from four terrible years of war, and now, just when the village is coming to terms with the loss of so many of its sons, the brutal murder of a young girl shatters its hard-won tranquillity. Myrtle Bligh is found stabbed and left in woodland, her mouth slit to accommodate a dead dove, a bird of peace… … More A High Mortality Of Doves by Kate Ellis

National Carers Week 12th – 18th June 2017

  Bury Libraries is proud to support our carers by providing the opportunity to come and meet like-minded people who all enjoy reading, as well as sharing their book-related discoveries and opinions.  This relaxed readers group meets once a month to discuss our group read – and to swap recommendations for other books we’ve enjoyed since our last meeting. … More National Carers Week 12th – 18th June 2017