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A round-up of news from the Friends

  • New shade lovers for the Library

    Two new ferns bring interest to the back garden.

  • Packed to the rafters

    Christmas Carols evening in Hampton Wick

    Christmas story-time at the Library a “super success”.

  • Coming soon - the final frontier!

    Stunning space photography with inspiring and though-provoking quotes and facts

  • 2018. Peace. Really?

    Another fascinating local history talk hosted by the Friends.

  • Normansfield history talk and reception

    An interesting and enjoyable evening at the Library

  • Hampton Wick Summer Garden Party 2018 “A really lovely afternoon!”

    Ann Battersby recives her special award from HWA Chair, Mark Merrington

    We were thrilled that so many people came along and enjoyed the Hampton Wick Summer Garden Party at the Library on Wednesday 5th September.

    Local people met old friends and new, and much cake was enjoyed! Our star bakers – Nick & Janet Baylis and Jenny Bourne – produced a delicious array of goodies. We discovered that Nick is an “historic baker” for the National Trust and his biscuits made to genuine 17th century recipes were a real hit.

    Click here to view the photo album of the event.

    The Garden Party gave the HWA an opportunity to recognise the amazing work of the Good Fellowship Club which has, since 1962, organised weekly gatherings for older people of Hampton Wick. The regular Wednesday social events have been held in Bullen Hall since it opened during the 1970s.

  • The new bookmarks have arrived!

    Following the success of our inaugural Friends bookmark last year we commissioned five new designs featuring literary quotes. Why not collect all of them. One free with every visit to the Library.

    Hurry though, when they’re gone, they’re gone!

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Friday: 10am - 6pm*

Saturday: 9:30am - 4pm*

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