Hornchurch Library

Hornchurch Library
44 North Street
RM11 1TB






01708 434903

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Hornchurch Library was originally built in 1967, between March 2006 and August 2007 the library underwent a complete refurbishment. During this refurbishment a new tower incorporating a lift and stairs was added to the existing building.

The library now has an open and welcoming feel and includes meeting, classrooms & event rooms on the 1st floor, along with the Peoples network computers and study space.

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Admission charges

Admission free.

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a detail of the book cover of The Life of Captain Flora Sandes

A Fine Brother: The Life of Captain Flora Sandes Author Event

  • 25 April 2014 2-3:30pm

The only British woman to enlist as a soldier in the First World War, Flora Sandes became a heroine and a media sensation when she fought for the Serbian Army and persued a distinguished career in its ranks.

This account charts her mission to Serbia as a Red Cross volunteer and subsequent military enrolment, her celebrity lecture tours and her survival in a Gestapo prison during the Second World War.

Join her authorised biographer, Louise Miller, to find out more about this fascinating character.

Suitable for

  • Any age





Enigma - Cracking the Code

  • 6 June 2014 From 6:30pm

To coincide with the 70th anniversary of the D Day Landings, Hornchurch Library is hosting a talk about Bletchley Park, the history of code breaking and stories of the incredible men and women working there.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Ticket prices £10 Library members / £11 Non members