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Halton Libraries

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Family and Community History

Find out how we can help you look into your family and community history

Meeting Rooms

If you are looking for a venue, we have meeting rooms for hire

News and Events

Local History Talk – A History of Boxing in Widnes and Runcorn

Two Fisted Gentlemen: A history of boxing in Widnes and Runcorn - John Sinnott Tuesday 22nd January - 6pm, Widnes Library Free, booking necessary via library website or at your local library Join us for an evening with local historian John Sinnott to talk about the...

eBook & eAudio Drop-in

Wednesday 9th January 10-4pm, Halton Lea Library Thursday 10th January 10-12pm, Widnes Library Halton libraries have thousands of ebooks and eAudiobooks available through your smart phone or tablet completely free of charge.  If you've always wanted to know how to use...

Mince Pie Morning

Tuesday 11th December 10.30-12.30pm at Runcorn Library and Widnes Library Pop into the library, pull up a chair and have a natter over a cup of tea and a mince pie.  Our friendly library staff will be serving up festive sweet treats, lots of conversation and there may...

Christmas Saturday Stories

Saturday 15th December 11.00-11.45am at Halton Lea Library and Widnes Library Our final Saturday Stories session of the year - come along in your Christmas jumpers for festive stories and songs.  Free, drop in...

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