Mobile Library - Use it or lose it!
Askham Bryan is lucky enough to benefit from the Mobile Library service. The Mobile Library provides a range of books for adults and children, including large print, audio books and language courses.
You can expect many of the same services that you would find in our other libraries, such as community information and children’s activities, for instance the Summer Reading Challenge. You can return books from other York libraries to the Mobile Library, get your York Card updated and request books.
The Mobile Library visits every fortnight on Thursday between 11.10 and 11.40 and parks near the pond, usually outside the church gates. Follow the link for the latest dates:
Visit us at: www.york.gov.uk/libraries
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Follow us on Twitter: twitter.com/yorklibrariesuk
Superfast Broadband Latest
We are optimistic that funds devolved to City of York Council to invest in better infrastructure to give access to Superfast Broadband will finally resolve our poor broadband. Villages like ours are too far from the green cabinets that serve them to make Superfast Broadband possible. New investment will see the deployment of new green cabinets in villages to overcome this issue. Askham Bryan is on CYC's priority list for investment and we should know before the end of 2015 if we have been successful. The new infrastructure will be rolled out in early 2016.
We have added a new broadband page to the website as a source of information for residents on this hot topic.
News by ABmail
Would you like to be kept better informed about what's going on in Askham Bryan?; receive reminders about events, activities? Well ABmail maybe just the ticket.
The ABmail service will provide information about issues and events affecting Askham Bryan. This will aim provide updates on events taking place in the village, along with any other issues we feel maybe of interest to residents. For example:
- Village events
- Neighbourhood Watch alerts
- News on proposals that may impact our community
- Updates and news from other Village Groups
- New information made available on the village website
To get receive ABmail emails you will need to sign up to the service, which you can do on the News by ABmail page.