New Acquisitions – Autumn/Winter 2017-8

Michael Connelly – The Crossing  The latest in the Harry Bosch series, a brilliant and complex story set against the parched paradise of Los Angeles. Bernard Cornwell – Fools and Mortals takes us into the heart of the Elizabethan, the world of young Richard Shakespeare,an actor estranged from his older brother,William.  Helen Dunmore – Birdcage Walk It is 1792 and Europe is seized by political and social upheaval.  Lizzie Fawkes has grown up in radical circles but … Continue reading

Library Quiz Night

Many thanks to everybody that attended the Quiz Night.The overwhelming turnout was in excess of 60 and it was financially a very successful evening. The generosity of the people of Alderney is truly humbling! Details of the amount raised will be announced shortly. Special thanks to Jane who prepared and served the Buffet, and to Hilary for Publicity and Meeting and Greeting. Also thanks to everybody who donated prizes for … Continue reading

Digital Leadership Program

This is a new initiative in conjunction with the School. Part of the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, two of the pupils come to the Library every week for 13 weeks (starting 17th November)and give instruction and advice to anybody who has difficulties with IT or understanding the operation of their smartphones, tablets or PCs. Anybody who needs help with their devices are very welcome to come to the Library … Continue reading

Childrens Library – Jumble sale and Bingo Night

Many thanks to everybody who assisted and donated raffle prizes and bottles. The event was an overwhelming success and raised a considerable sum. Special thanks to Dougal and Barbara Benfield and to the people of Alderney who supported the event with such generosity. Finally a huge thank you to Lucie who conceived the project and worked tirelessly to ensure its great success.

Summer Quiz

Winners of the Summer quiz are Annie Walter (1st Prize) and Sheila Stephenson (2nd Prize). Congratulations to both of them and thanks to everybody that took part.