Part closure of BLC 11 February to 31 March 2017

Barking Learning CentrePart closure of Barking Learning Centre

There will be some disruption to the Library service and potentially some other services at Barking Learning Centre, due to the replacement of flooring in the Barking Learning Centre.

This will start from Saturday 11 February 2017

First Floor (Adult Library)

From Monday 13 February to Sunday 26 February 2017

The adult library area will be closed.

It is anticipated that the first floor will be open to the public again from Monday 27 February 2017.

Please note during this time a limited study space and some adult library stock will be relocated to the ground floor gallery space.

Ground Floor

From Monday 27 February 2017.

Work will begin to replace the flooring on the ground floor.

The works will be carried out in stages and some areas will be closed off at times.

Further updates will be provided as the project progresses

Centre closed on Sundays

The building will be closed on these Sundays:

  • Sunday 12 February 2017
  • Sunday 26 February 2017

Access to Other Services at BLC

During these essential works, the following services will still be operating.

On some days there will be some disruption in terms of noise and alternative access to these services:

  • Barking & Dagenham College
  • Barking Citizen Advice
  • Barking Jobshop
  • Barking Bath Haus
  • Digilab
  • Playaway Nursery
  • University of East London
  • Stop Smoking Service
  • Ageing Well programme