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New look Yarm Library puts families in Wonderland

Monday, September 12, 2016

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FAMILIES were in Wonderland during a fun day held to celebrate the reopening of the newly refurbished Yarm Library.

Local people flocked to the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party-themed event to see the new look library, which also houses a Newcastle Building Society branch, for themselves.

The library been transformed as part of Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council’s investment programme to update and improve town centre branches.

It now houses stylish furniture and self-service facilities, and has undergone improvements to the children’s section, outdoor garden area and disabled access.

For further information about libraries in Stockton-on-Tees, visit

CAPTION: Three-year-old Isla Paleschi from Yarm is read to by Alice In Wonderland