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Whickham Library

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Whickham Library is run by Whickham Volunteer Library Association


Visit Whickham Library website or ring us on the number below.

Due to the relaxing of Covid-19 restrictions, the library reopened on Monday 12 April for selection of books and computer use. Our Ring and Read service will still operate and fines for late return of items will not be charged. 

What to expect

  • Everyone visiting our libraries must wear a face covering, unless exempt.
  • Please help protect yourself and others by staying 2 metres apart at all times.
  • Returned items will only be removed from your ticket after a 72 hour quarantine period.
  • When visiting a library you will be asked to give your name and a contact number and the information will be shared with NHS Test and Trace if requested.

Opening Hours

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday: 9am to 12 noon
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9am to 12 noon and 1pm to 4pm
Closed Sunday


  • PCs with free access to the Internet, email and Microsoft Office
  • audiobooks
  • fax
  • free wifi
  • photocopying service
  • local history photographs and maps
  • community room for hire
  • Councillors' Ward Surgeries


  • access for wheelchair users
  • automatic doors
  • parking nearby

How to reach us

Situated on the main road in Whickham - in the shopping precinct beside Lloyds Bank.


St. Mary's Green


Newcastle upon Tyne

NE16 4DN

0191 433 6424
0191 433 6425

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