Colburn formal reopening event

  • Posted On: 24 June 2022
Colburn formal reopening event

Rishi Sunak has praised the creative and value for money approach behind the refurbishment of a community library. 

The Richmond (Yorks) MP conducted the formal re-opening of Colburn Library after a refurbishment designed to create a bright and comfortable space to encourage use by the local community.

The work was carried out after the charity, which manages the library, asked the local community what they would like to see at the facility in The Broadway.

The Royal Collection - A Talk with Keith Waye

  • Posted On: 13 September 2021
The Royal Collection is one of the largest and most important art collections in the world, and one of the last great European royal collections to remain intact. Comprising almost all aspects of the fine and decorative arts and running to more than a million objects, the Collection is a...

Summer Reading Challenge Events

  • Posted On: 3 July 2021
Summer Reading Challenge Events In celebration of the 2021 Summer Reading Challenge, we have a whole host of events going on in our libraries across the summer holidays! Take a look below to see the activities we'll be hosting, and get in touch to book your space. Colburn Library Zoolab: Animals &...

Colburn Library Reopens Following Refurbishment

  • Posted On: 9 April 2021
Colburn Library Reopens Following Refurbishment Here at CRACCL, we have made full use of the pandemic lockdown by refurbishing Colburn Library so that it will be a place that excites and inspires children to become lifelong readers when we reopen, once restrictions are lifted, on April 12th. About £40,000 has been spent on the...

Changes to Library Services and Revised Opening Times

  • Posted On: 7 April 2021
In line with the latest government guidance, our libraries will be reopening for public browsing, among other services, as of Monday 12th April. We’re pleased to say that each of our three libraries will be open once again for a broader range of services, including limited browsing, PC...