Bude Library and Information Service

Information about Bude Library and Information Service.

 

DayTimes
Monday 9:30am-5pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:30am-5pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:30am-5pm
Saturday 10am-1pm

 

 

  • Car park with six free spaces for library and one stop shop customers, including one disabled parking bay 
  • Level approach (may be ramped)
  • The main front door is automated

Cash, Cheque and Card payments are taken during normal opening hours.

You can use the links below to make an online payment:

  • Self Service (staff available to help if required)
  • Computers with internet access
  • Free WiFi available
  • Printing and photocopying and fax machine
  • Daily newspapers - Bude and Stratton Post and the Western Morning News. We keep back issues of Western Morning News, Bude and Statton Post for one month.
  • Applications for National Concessions Bus Pass can be made during opening hours but the application must be started at least 15 minutes before closing.  
  • Council payments taken - during normal opening hours
  • We have a small stock of recycling sacks and boxes available from this Information Service.  Although we can’t guarantee availability but we can order on your behalf or you can order direct using our request recycling equipment / recycling containment online form.
  • Seagull proof bags available at a cost of £3.50. Each bag will hold three black rubbish sacks
  • We have various reading groups that can be found throughout Cornwall
  • Special events - we have a wide range of events taking place in libraries including author talks, drop-in events and much more. Find out if there are any special events taking place in a library near you.
  • Knit and Natter Group which takes place every Friday afternoon from 2pm to 4pm. This is a free activity - All welcome.

  • Saturday Morning Library is open to children up to 12 years - parents and carers are also welcome. Session often incorporates a story linked to the theme of painting or craft workshop. Saturdays, 10:30am-11:30am during term-time only. Free.
  • On the last Saturday of the month we hold a Lego Club at Saturday morning library from 10.30am.
  • Bookstart Rhymetime - our Toddler and Pre-School Children's activity. Singing, music, instruments and a story every Friday from 10am until 10.30am. This is a free event no need to book just turn up and join in the fun!