Spring Bank Holiday - our offices are closed

Council offices and contact centres are closed on Saturday 27 May and Monday 29 May. Your bins will be collected as normal on Bank Holiday Monday. Libraries are closed on Monday 29 May only.

Cradley Heath Library

Upper High Street
Cradley Heath
B64 5JU

Opening hours

  • Monday: 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday: 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
  • Saturday: 10am - 2pm
  • Sunday: Closed


Tel: 01384 569316
Fax: 01384 569316
24 Hour renewals hotline: 0121 569 4949
Email: cradleyheath_library@sandwell.gov.uk



  • Disabled access is provided by push button operated doors
  • A hearing loop is available at the library counter

Cradley Heath library has been serving the communities of Cradley Heath and Old Hill since 1909. It boasts a large and varied range of stock, offers free public access to the internet, study guides and careers information.

What will you find at Cradley Heath library?


  • Thousands of books for all ages and tastes
  • Latest bestsellers and much more
  • Local and family history books
  • Daily and weekly newspapers
  • Books on CD, audio cassette and in large print
  • Feature films, children's favourites and classic movies on DVD
  • Free requests for items in stock in Sandwell


  • Free computer use - PCs shutdown 15 minutes before closing
  • Free WiFi for library members
  • Free internet and email
  • Accessible computer with adaptive software
  • Online information resources
  • Advice and guidance about employment
  • Police Community Support Officers (PCSO) surgeries  
  • Autism awareness cafes and training sessions
  • Community Rooms which are free for use by the local community for non- profit meetings, activities and events
  • The library has a dedicated quiet zone from Monday – Saturday 10am - 11am


  • Storytimes
  • Holiday fun for children
  • Saturday Morning Brunch Club - Children's reading group
  • Friends of Rowley Town libraries
  • The Next Chapter reading group

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