Lostock Library

Lostock Library is no longer part of Trafford's Statutory Library service, and is now run by Lostock High School. The library is only open during school term time.


Lostock High School
Selby Road
M32 9PL

Email: lostocklibrary@lostock.trafford.sch.uk

Telephone: 0161 912 3189

Term time opening hours

Lostock library is used in conjunction with Lostock High School. The library is open to members of the public during school term times for book browsing and borrowing or collection of books ordered online through our catalogue.

Term time opening hours 
DayOpening hours
Monday 2 - 4pm
Tuesday 2 - 4pm
Wednesday 2 - 4pm
Thursday 2 - 4pm
Friday 2 - 4pm

Term dates

The library is only open during term time.

Term dates  
Opening dateClosing date
Tuesday 20 February Thursday 28 March
Monday 15 April Friday 24 May
Monday 3 June Friday 19 July
Thursday 5 September Friday 25 October
Monday 4 November Friday 20 December
Monday 6 January 2025 Friday 14 February 2025

Other closure dates

In addition to the term dates, the library will be closed on the following dates:

  • Friday 12 April
  • Thursday 2 May
  • Monday 24 June
  • Monday 2 September
  • Tuesday 3 September
  • Friday 29 November
  • Monday 2 December

Library events and activities

  • The What's on page has a list of upcoming and regular events at Trafford libraries
  • The Rhymetime and Storytimes page has a full list of these regular events for the under 5s
  • The Readers' Groups page has a full list of all the Trafford libraries book groups and how to join them
  • Our  Eventbrite page has details of any events that you have to book in advance
  • Our social media pages  pages FacebookTwitter and Instagram have news and updates about events and activities at the  libraries.

Stock available

We have a large selection of eBooks and eAudio available from Borrowbox. Items which are not in stock at Lostock Library but are available from another Trafford library can be requested free of charge.

Lostock Library has the following items available for loan:

For adults

  • Hardback and paperback fiction, including bestsellers and contemporary novels
  • Non-fiction books ranging from popular interest topics to more academic subjects
  • Large print books

For 14+

  • A wide range of material chosen to appeal to this age group

For children

  • Stories for all ages from the youngest up to 13+
  • Junior non-fiction

Other services

  • Free reservations for any item in stock or on order at any Trafford library
  • Reference and community information
  • Free access to public Wi-Fi
  • There are no computer, photocopying, printing or scanning facilities available at this library


  • Ramp to library entrance
  • Automatic door entry
  • Disabled access parking
  • Toilet for disabled users