Looe Library and Information Service

The management of Looe Library and Information service has transferred to the Town Council as part of Cornwall Council’s Devolution Programme, which is helping councils and communities take over local ownership, management and control of services. Cornwall Council continues to support the Town Council to deliver the local service. Looe Library customers will still be members of the Cornwall Library and Information Service and will be able to borrow from the Cornwall-wide stock of books, CD’s and DVD’s, as well as having access to online newspapers, e-magazines, eBooks and computers.

Opening hours from 5th Nov 19

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

 

 

  • Main entrance has automatic doors
  • Lift to the first floor
  • There is limited free customer parking available, alternatively the nearest pay and display car park is at Millpool

Payments for Council services such as Council Tax or Business Rates are taken during opening hours at this location, please have your bill to hand.

For your convenience there are a range of PayPoint and Post Office sites that accept both cash and card payments, with most Post Offices still accepting cheques at no extra cost.  Your account will be updated overnight and many PayPoint stores have longer opening hours, often including weekends, offering greater flexibility and choice. Head over to My area to see which facilities are available to you more locally.

Should you prefer to pay online, please use the links below:

  • National Concessionary bus pass applications are quick and easy to apply for online.  If you do not have access to the internet they can be processed Monday to Friday during normal opening hours. 
  • Council payments taken during normal opening hours
  • Recycling bags and boxes - we have a small stock of recycling bags and boxes available from this Information Service.  Although we can’t guarantee availability 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
  • Councillor's surgery every Friday 10am-1pm
  • Computer classes for beginners
  • Knitting club - Knit 'n' Natter Group every Thursday 2pm-4pm.
  • Reading groups. Three readers' groups, ask at the library
  • 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.
  • Storytime for Young Children on Saturdays 10:30am 
  • Bookstart Rhymetime – every Friday morning 10am - 10.30am Free. For babies, parents, friends and families. Have fun, sing, chat, share.