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Leyburn library
Information about Leyburn library including contact details and services offered.
Leyburn library
Thornborough Hall
North Yorkshire
Telephone:01609 535971

Library opening hours

  • Monday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 5pm
  • Tuesday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 6pm
  • Wednesday - 9am - 12.30pm,  1.30pm - 5pm
  • Thursday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 6pm
  • Friday - 9am - 4pm
  • Saturday - 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Sunday - closed

Opening hours provided in partnership with Richmondshire District Council.

Popular library tasks

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is situated in Thornborough Hall which is just out of the town centre. There are finger posts in the market square directing users to the library.

There are parking spaces next to the building. There is a side entrance to the building, which has no steps and there is an automatic door into the back of the library. The library has wheelchair access.

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

  • free wi-fi
  • internet and computer access
  • local studies
  • shared services - Richmondshire District Council
  • toilets

Activities at the library

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

Class visits
Class visits may be organised to the library.

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

Shared services - Richmondshire District Council

In addition to the usual library services, you can also access some services provided by Richmondshire District Council at the library. These are as follows:

  • Staff are able to deal with any enquiry or give advice for any services offered by the district council, including benefit applications, housing applications, council tax enquiries, refuse and recycling enquiries;
  • Staff can take payment for rent, council tax, non-domestic rates, garage rent, sundry debtor invoices, car parking fines, lifeline, licensing fees, planning fees and excess refuse charges;
  • You can also buy parking permits for the car parks in the district; and
  • Collect or hand in benefit or housing forms.

The services are available at the following times:

  • Monday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 5pm
  • Tuesday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 5pm
  • Wednesday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 5pm
  • Thursday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 5pm
  • Friday - 9am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 4pm
  • Saturday - not available
  • Sunday - closed

You can find more details on the services available from the Richmondshire District Council Leyburn Community Office web page.

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 Leyburn library information sheet [497kb] which gives key facts and figures about this library.

This page was last updated on 13 October 2016