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Local History Centre

Our centre has a wide range of resources on the history of the borough, including books, maps, illustrations, newspapers, trade directories and archive material.

From 26 April access to the history centre is by appointment only. To make an appointment please email

Access times will be: 

Monday: 11am - 8pm
Tuesday: 11-4pm
Wednesday: 11-4pm
Thursday: 11-4pm
Friday: 11-4pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 5pm (every second Saturday in the month)