Coronation Celebration

Our members enjoyed a royal celebration with food, music and lots of chat!

Warm Spaces

Our library is part of the Warm Spaces initiative. You can come into the library for warmth, refreshments, and good company. We have free Wi-Fi, hot and cold drinks, soup and snacks. For more information about Warm Spaces, see Gateshead Council’s website:

Free Wi-Fi is here

You can now use your personal devices (smartphone, tablet or laptop) to access the internet and your e-mails in the library. Simply select ‘GatesheadPublic’ as the network on your device and agree to the terms and conditions. This should take you straight to Gateshead Libraries web site, there is no need for a user name or password.



Every Friday morning from 10.00 to 10.30 is Rhymetime for pre-school children. Rhymetime is free to attend and all are welcome.

Knitting Group


Knit & Natter is back!

Our knitting group meets on Mondays from 11.00 to 1.00 and Fridays from 1.00 to 3.00. Why not come along for knitting, chat and refreshments?

Needlework Circle

Our Needlework Circle will re-start soon. Details to follow.