We are a completely voluntary organisation set up to focus on helping Westcliff-on-Sea's local Library thrive and expand, through community help and ideas.


Let us know how we can improve your experience, and what you would like to see. If you have any ideas, please help us and fill in the two questions in our survey <here>.


This is a publicly accessible site, providing news, discussion areas, surveys as well some some useful web links.


If you want to be involved with FoWL and help your Library please E-Mail us at 'HelpOurLibrary@friendsofwestclifflibrary.com' or use this link <HelpOurLibrary>


FoWL and WCA are holding a 'Kids Crafty Day' at Westcliff Library on Saturday 2nd September Tongue Out between 09:30am and 12:30pm.

children will be able to make the world renowned 'Monster Pen Pot' (there is a small cost associated of £2 for materials)

Monster Pen PotPots are ready and waiting to be turned in to your monster Sealed

furry pots


Would you like to be a 'Library Volunteer Assistant' and help your local Library?

Just Click Volunteer_Application_Form.pdf 

Or Contact: 

Toni Mair – Volunteer Support Officer – Southend Library & Museum Services

 01702 534668 | Libraryvolunteers@southendgov.uk


To gain additional access to some of the file areas you have to be registered and logged in, for which you need to be a member of FoWL or the library services.

To request a login, please click <here> and register your details, thank you Smile this process may take up to 24 hours to complete.

Once you have a login ID you can click the 'Login' option in the top left hand corner to gain the access associated with your account. If you are accessing the website on a public device, we would recommend that you do not accept the option to 'save password' and once finished click on the 'Logout' option in the top left hand corner.


Contact Information

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649 London Rd