The Next Chapter Project

March 10, 2022 11:00 am

Be part of our next chapter… us secure the future of The Leeds Library We are delighted to announce that the Leeds Library has purchased 15 Commercial Street, the property […]

New CEO appointed

November 30, 2023 4:39 pm

We are delighted to announce that our Board of Trustees has appointed a new CEO. Nina Corey joins the Leeds Library with seventeen years’ experience working in heritage, including as […]

£250K award from The National Lottery Heritage Fund towards ‘The Next Chapter’ project

September 1, 2023 11:49 am

The Leeds Library has received a grant of £249,500 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund in support of its Next Chapter Project. Made possible by money raised by National Lottery […]

Barbara Taylor Bradford OBE Becomes Patron of The Leeds Library

November 4, 2021 7:41 am

The Leeds Library, the oldest membership subscription library in the country, has today (4 November 2021) announced that the international bestselling author Barbara Taylor Bradford OBE has accepted an invitation […]

Join Our Forum and You Could Win a £20 Book Token!

October 5, 2021 12:44 pm

Join Our Forum and You Could Win a £20 Book Token. Members only. All you have to do is register on the Members’ Forum and pop a comment into the […]

A House Through Time in Leeds

September 1, 2021 11:06 am

We’re so excited about the next series of A House Through Time which airs on BBC2 on September 7th. Lots of the filming took place in the Library and here’s […]

The Independent Libraries Association 2021 Conference is Now Open for Registration

July 12, 2021 3:49 pm

The Independent Libraries Association 2021 Conference is now open for registration! The Conference will be held on 24th-25th September in person in the Leeds Library and online. The programme and […]

Member Update. Service Changes from Monday 19th July

July 12, 2021 3:42 pm

With further relaxation of the Covid-19 measures anticipated from the 19th July, we intend to operate the Library as following: Face coverings We feel that the best way forward is […]

Speaks Volumes 27, the bi-monthly newsletter of the Leeds Library, is out now!

July 12, 2021 3:31 pm

Speaks Volumes 27, our bi-monthly newsletter, is out now! Keep up to date with our latest news including operational information after 19 July and new membership categories from 1st September. […]

Annual General Meeting of The Members of The Leeds Library – Saturday 26th  June 2021 at 2pm

May 17, 2021 3:30 pm

The Twelfth ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS OF THE LEEDS LIBRARY will be held in the Leeds Library, Commercial Street, Leeds and by Zoom, on Saturday 26th  June 2021 at […]

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