Mobile Library, suspended

(Updated 31 December 2020)

Norfolk County Council’s mobile library routes restarted on Wednesday 2 December 2020 and some times were changed (please see the information below). After the introduction of Tier 4 in Norfolk the service was again suspended.


When the Service resumes



The Mobile Library will call on a WEDNESDAY, every four weeks in Stockton, Gillingham and Geldeston (Route CEN 341), and in Ellingham and Kirby Cane (Route CEN 323).

The CEN 341 service will stop once a month on Wednesday mornings at the following addresses and times in STOCKTON, GILLINGHAM and GELDESTON:

Laburnum Cottage, Stockton, NR34 OHR – 10.20-10.35 am;
The Street (opposite No 24), Gillingham – 11.05-11.20 am;
Wherry Inn, Geldeston, NR34 0LZ – 11.30-11.55 am

The CEN 323 service will stop once a month, on Wednesday afternoons at the following addresses and times in ELLINGHAM and KIRBY CANE:

Yarmouth Road, Nos 21/23, Playgroup, NR35 2HQ — 2.45-3.05 pm;
Crisp Road (Nr Post Office), NR35 2HA — 3.10-3.40 pm



Choose items, or reserve via the online catalogue, for collection from a mobile library. You can return them to any branch library or mobile library in Norfolk. Items include:

  • Fiction books for adults and children (book request 60p)
  • Non-fiction books for adults and children
    (subject requests are free)
  • Large print books (book request 60p)
  • DVDs (a small charge)
  • Audio books on CD and tape (a small charge)

We do not charge for overdue books, although a repeat loan charge may apply for hired items (e.g. DVDs, games, CDs, and spoken word formats) not returned on the due date. A replacement charge may apply if items are lost or stolen.

For more information call 01603-222303 or consult the Norfolk Library website –

Those using mobile libraries must follow new guidelines to prevent the spread of Covid-19.