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Arts and culture

Writing Britain exhibition

Landscape image

4 December 2012 - 30 January 2013, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Regional landscape in literature.

 

View our new exhibition which celebrates the use of our regional landscape in literature.

Explore work from our library collections and items from the British Library as well as viewing new material from a group of young people for the project. 

Young people have produced new creative text and verse and a film which will be running in our Exhibition space exploring their sense of place.

First Floor exhibition space, Leeds Central Library​

Price:   FREE

Contact details:   Leeds Central Library, Calverley st, Leeds LS13AB.

For further information please contact Enquiry Express 0113 2476016

Additional information:  

 

Central library 

Calverley Street
Leeds
LS1 3AB

t.   0113 247 6016

Details  

Local library. See the libraries pages for more information.

Facilities  

Internet access
Meeting rooms
Photocopier - black and white

Access  

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 heavy glass doors but Art Gallery staff are in the area to assist if required.  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

Parking  

NCP Parking nearby

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