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Arts and culture

Lunchtime Talk

image of captain cook

19 September 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Story Of Captain Cook


​As part of of our series of local history lunchtime talks, John Gilleghan will be presenting a talk entitled: The Story of Captain Cook
No booking is required but places are limited, so we advise arriving early to avoid disappointment, you will find us in the 3rd floor meeting room.
Free event. All are welcome.

Price:   FREE

Contact details:   Contact Enquiry Express for more information or just come along on the day (Due to the high demand of our lunchtime talks please arrive early to avoid disappointment)

Additional information:  

Central library 

Calverley Street

t.   0113 247 6016


Local library. See the libraries pages for more information.


Internet access
Meeting rooms
Photocopier - black and white
Study space


There is on street parking only, and access is dependent on where the vehicle is parked.  The surface is mainly concrete and paving slabs with curbs in various conditions. There is the possibility of crossing busy roads via pelican crossings. There are several access points: 1) Victoria Gardens basement level access via either eight steps or ramp. There is also level access via the Galley Shop/Brew Bar. Lift access to all floors. 2) Access via Art Gallery up a number of stairs or ramp through automatic doors. These are automatic doors to the Art Gallery; Access to the library is through the Tiled Hall Café. Access to other areas via lift. 3) Calverley street entrance up a number of stairs and through a heavy double door. Access to other floors via lift. Accessible toilets are located in the basement area or in the Art Gallery and there is a Changing Places facility in the Gallery Shop. The building has four floors, ground level to third. All public library areas have low level counters and portable Induction loop is available if required. Large keyboards, mouse, trackball, screen magnifier, Global Writer and Boardmaker are also available.

Public transport  

The library is on the local bus routes. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676


NCP Parking nearby

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