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Planned maintenance from 25 June 2018

Essential maintenance is due to be undertaken on our library catalogue and related systems for a few days from 25 June 2018. Please see our news item for further information on how this will affect you.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Essex Book Festival, March 2018

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27 December 2017

In March 2018, Essex Libraries will once again be hosting a number of events as part of the annual Essex Book Festival. Tickets for events will be available from Thursday 4 January 2018 and can be purchased in a numbers of ways:

  • Libraries will have tickets available for the event they are hosting – these will need to be paid for by cash or cheque (payable to Essex County Council)
  • Online from the Essex Book Festival website
  • In person or via the phone from the Mercury Theatre Box Office, Balkerne Gate, Colchester, CO1 1PT. Telephone 01206 573948

Programmes will also be available from 4 January 2018 in libraries and online from the Essex Book Festival website.