Panfield is served by Halstead Mobile Library, fornightly on Thursdays. It carries a wide selection of books and other items and you can also reserve books, DVDs, etc if the item you require isn't in stock. It is still free to borrow books but please note that there is a small charge to borrow DVDs of £2.00 for two weeks from the mobile library. A full list of other library charges is available here.
The mobile library is also wheelchair accessible.
Mobile library stops for Panfield (Thursdays' route, week 1):
Queens Gardens - 9.15am to 10.15am
Meadow Close - 10.20am to 10.45am
To find out about other library services on offer please visit the Essex Libraries web pages.
Mobile library services changing from 3 April 2018
Please be aware that the mobile library will be visiting Panfield once every three weeks on a Saturday in Meadow Close; it will no longer be stopping in Queens Gardens. The new timetable comes into force from 3 April 2018 with the first visit for Panfield on Saturday 7 April 2018.
You can see the new timetable for Panfield here.
For more details about why these changes are being made, please visit the Essex County Council website.
Please note that the current timetable remains in force until April 2018.