Graphic with photos of people enjoying the city's libraries and illustrations of various library activities (photos by Sam Luck)

Celebrating being back for Libraries Week 2021!

We’re running a number of special events, exhibitions, and activities for all ages, both in person and online, to celebrate this year’s Libraries Week, running from 4 to 10 October.

Entrance to Hove Library

Tell us what you think about our libraries!

Have your say on the Brighton & Hove library strategy - our consultation is now open. Our ‘Order & Collect’ and reservation services also resume today...

Image of the new Barn Rise playground

Fun-filled new play park on the way

We're building a fantastic new children's playground in Westdene, with installation work due to start before the end of the month.

Swift brick erected in a brick wall, with swift inside

Wake up to a new era for nature

We're working working with partners to create diverse habitats across the city and open up more land for nature, part of our pledge to address the biodiversity emergency.

New play facilities at Stanmer Park

Celebrations as new playground opens in Stanmer Park

Children of all ages and abilities are enjoying the new play area in in Stanmer Park. The new playground also includes equipment for less able youngsters including a toddler and basket swing and accessible roundabout.