Address: Broughton Hall Road, Chester CH4 0QQ

Email: broughton.library@flintshire.gov.uk

Telephone: 01244 533727

Opening Hours

Monday: 9.00am-1.00pm, then 2.00-5.00pm

Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 9.00am-1.00pm, then 2.00-5.00pm

Thursday: 2.00-6.00pm

Friday: 2.00-5.00pm

Saturday: 9.00am – 1.00pm

Sunday: Closed

Facilities

  • Free access to public computers
  • Printing, Scanning and Photocopying (Charges may apply)
  • Children’s Library
  • Regular free activities
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Welsh Language collection
  • Health and Wellbeing Collection
  • Limited on-site parking (NB Located within Broughton Primary School site school drop off and pick up times can be very busy)
  • Disabled access

Regular Activities

Your library offers a number of free activities throughout the week, donations welcome.

Monday

Knit and Natter 10am – 12pm All are welcome at this social group, bring along you knitting (or any sewing craft) and meet new friends over a cup of tea!

Wednesday

Digital Buddy 10am – 12pm   Do you need help to use a computer, tablet or phone to get online? Make an appointment with our Digital Buddy who can offer free one to one support.

Rhymetime – 11.30am Rhyme time is a fun and interactive session aimed at babies, toddlers and their parents or carers. It is a great way to make new friends too, All welcome!

Knit and Natter 2pm-4pm All are welcome at this social group, bring along you knitting (or any sewing craft) and meet new friends over a cup of tea!

Thursday

Scrabble Club – 2.15pm-4.15pm Do you love playing Scrabble? If so, just drop in and join our friendly scrabble session. No need to book, just come along and join in

Saturday

Scrabble Club 10am-12pm Do you love playing Scrabble? If so, just drop in and join our friendly scrabble session. No need to book, just come along and join in

Jigsaw Club 10am-12pm Research supports the health benefits of activities such a jigsaws for stress relief, relaxation, focus, creativity. We welcome all to this social and fun group, we have jigsaws to suit all levels and abilities

As a community benefit company Aura Leisure and Libraries welcome ideas and suggestions as to what services we offer. If there are any activities that you would like to see or even help run, please ask at your local Library.

Other services available at your Library

Home Library Service

The Home Library Service is available to anyone who cannot easily visit a library due to disability or incapacity. We deliver books or talking books on a regular basis, free of charge. Do you know anyone who could make use of this service? We can help.

Books on Prescription scheme

A range of self-help books are available from the library to help with conditions such as:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Addiction
  • Bereavement
  • Dementia
  • Mental Health

Services for customers with special needs

Autism friendly guide to joining and using Broughton Library

Directions

From Broughton Retail Park at roundabout on A5104 Chester Road

After 0.2 miles bear left on to Broughton Hall Road

After 0.3 miles Arrive at Broughton Hall Road on the right

The last intersection is Parkfield Road

If you reach Meadow Road, you’ve gone too far

The Library is situated within Broughton Primary School

Parking

There is a free car park at the back of the library.  Please note the carpark may close between 8.30 and 9.00am and 3.00pm-3.30pm to safeguard children arriving and leaving school.

Disabled Parking

There is one disabled parking space in the library car park. Please note the carpark may close between 8.30 and 9.00am and 3.00-3.30pm to ensure safeguard children arriving and leaving school.