Did you know what a gem we have on our doorstep with Macclesfield Library? It is one of the top in the UK for number of issues — with in excess of 200,000 visitors per annum. The staff work hard to promote the stock with displays and discussions, and also by trying to get a lot of different customers in.
You can join online and renew loans online. They also have lots of online resources which you can access for free with your library membership. Something for everyone, including book and newspaper sites, researching your family history, studying for your driving theory test and lots of student resources for help with homework and studying. Members can:
- Use a computer for free
- Borrow up to 20 books for free
- Download e-books for free
- Borrow Talking Books for £1.80 for 3 weeks (can cost £25 to buy)
- Borrow DVDs from £1.75 per week
- Borrow CDs from 50p per week
Activities at Macclesfield Library:
- Lego Club
- IT & Tea Sessions
- IT Buddy (£2.50 per hour)
- Under 5's rhyme time
- Book club
Find more info here
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Henbury — an Extraordinary HouseA new book is about to be published all about the history of Henbury Hall and the de Ferranti family. Many are surprised that the hall was only completed in 1987.The Sunday Times had an extensive article about the book yesterday, explaining how Sebastian de Ferranti spent so much of his time after retiring as chairman of the family firm, on the project to...
Henbury Parish Council have issued an update on the latest state of play with the project to bring Superfast Broadband to the village, and it's good news!Full details are shown in the attached file.If you haven't yet expressed interest, but you think you might want to join your Henbury neighbours in getting a much improved broadband service, please send the details below to...
Signs of Autumn approaching in Henbury...This week the wildflower meadow on the Millennium Green was mowed.Also this week, members of the team at St Thomas' Church were delighted to take delivery of a fantastic powered leaf vacuum machine. This has been purchased by the Parish Council, with a contribution of a grant from Cheshire East under the Community Clean-up Scheme. It will be used...
Henbury Church Hall