Urmston Library

Urmston Library
Unit 34
Golden Way
M41 0NA
Email: urmston.library@trafford.gov.uk

Telephone: 0161 912 3189

Opening hours

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Urmston Library is now open. Our opening hours are listed below.

Urmston Library Opening Times
Day Opening hours


 10am - 5pm


 10am - 7pm


 10am - 5pm


 10am - 5pm


 10am - 5pm


 10am - 4pm

What's On

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Weekly Events

  • Chair yoga every Monday 1:30pm (£2.00 per session)
    Join us for 30 minutes of gentle stretches and breathing exercises. Suitable for all levels and abilities and no previous experience of yoga needed. No booking just turn up on the day (but spaces are limited).
  • Rhymetime for under 5s every Tuesday 11:00am - booking essential - email Urmston Library or ring 0161 912 3189.
  • Gentle mat yoga every Wednesday 10:30am (£2.00 per session)
    Please bring your own mat. No booking just turn up on the day (but spaces are limited).
  • Crochet Group: every Wednesday 1:00 - 3:00pm
  • Storytime for under 5s every Thursday 11:00am - booking essential - email Urmston Library or ring 0161 912 3189.

Monthly events

  • Davyhulme Quilters - 2nd and 4th Thursday every month (Room 2) 1:30-3:30pm
  • Page Turners readers' group - the third Tuesday of the month, 6:00pm
  • Scribblers writing group - third Saturday of each month, 1-3pm
  • Afternoon readers' group - the fourth Thursday of the month, 2:00pm
  • Crime Time readers' group - the last Friday of the month, 2:00pm

Stock available

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We have a large selection of eBooks and eAudio for adults and children available from Borrowbox.

Items which are not in stock at Urmston Library but are available from another Trafford library can be requested free of charge.

Urmston 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, in some cases up to AS and A level.
  • Large print books.
  • Talking Books on CD

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.
  • Talking Books on CD

Other services

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  • Free reservations for any item in stock or on order at any Trafford library.
  • Newspapers and magazines.
  • Reference and community information.
  • Computer facilities, including access to the Internet, are available to library members via People's Network PCs.
  • Wi-fi
  • Printing and scanning facilities.
  • Black and white and colour photocopying.
  • Colour photocopying.
  • Community learning events.
  • A range of adaptive equipment for customers with disabilities - please ask staff for details
  • A Library shop offering quality goods at affordable prices, including books, greeting cards, educational wallcharts and workbooks, Readyspex reading glasses.
  • Sales of withdrawn stock.
  • Large exhibition space which can be divided into three separate rooms (bookings made through Community Lettings).


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All services on first floor level. Lift and escalator available.

  • People's Network PC accessible for wheelchair users.
  • Toilet for disabled users and baby change facilities.
  • Hearing loop system.
  • Secure parking in nearby car park.
  • Bus stop outside the library.