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Filey library
Information about Filey library including contact details and services offered.
Filey library
Station Avenue
North Yorkshire
YO14 9AE
Telephone:01609 536608
Fax:01723 515786

Library opening hours

  • Monday - 10am - 5pm
  • Tuesday - closed
  • Wednesday - 10am - 7pm
  • Thursday - 1pm - 5pm
  • Friday - 10am - 5pm
  • Saturday - 10am - 1pm
  • Sunday - closed

Popular library tasks

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is conveniently situated next to the pay-and-display Station Avenue car park, behind the bus station and next door to the surgery. The bus station is served by the number 120, 121, 118 and 845 buses. There is a train station nearby that is only a five minute walk away.

There are five parking spaces available to library users behind the building and an additional two parking spaces for disabled users.

The library has automatic doors and all areas are accessible to wheelchairs. In addition to this, a hearing loop is available. The library also has a toilet equipped for disabled users (Radar key) and baby changing facilities. Special software and additional hardware (such as keyboards, lap tray etc) are available for those with special needs.

Items available from the library

You can borrow a range of books, DVDs, large print books, music CDs, story tapes and talking books.

Information and facilities at the library

  • baby changing
  • family history
  • fax
  • induction loop
  • internet and computer access
  • language courses
  • local studies
  • magazines
  • newspapers
  • parents' collection
  • photocopier
  • study area (limited space)
  • toilets

Activities at the library

For further information about any of the activities below, please contact the library.

Activity sessions
Children's activity sessions are held at the library during school holidays.

Class visits
Class visits may be organised to the library.

View news and events for Filey library and all libraries in North Yorkshire.

Filey Chatterbooks Club
The library hosts a Chatterbooks Club for eight to 12 year olds. Please contact the library for details.

Home library service
The home library service operates fortnightly from the library, serving Filey and the surrounding area.

Information technology taster sessions
The library holds information technology taster sessions to introduce people to computers and the internet.

Reading group
Our reading group meets on the second Friday of the month, from 5.30pm - 7pm.

There is a storytime at the library for under fives every Wednesday during term-time, from 2pm - 2.45pm.

Consultation on changes to North Yorkshire's library services

We recently consulted on proposals to change how library services are run across North Yorkshire. The consultation has now closed but the information is still available for reference purposes. You can also read a pdf icon Filey library information sheet [497kb] which gives key facts and figures about this library.

This page was last updated on 6 October 2015