Southwark Festival of Words

Coming soon! The Southwark Festival of Words, a literary festival for all ages across local libraries, is back from 15 to 22 June 2024. This year our theme is Stories From Around the World, a fantastic mix of poets, storytellers, artists and spoken word.

Get election ready

The UK General Election is on 4 July. 
Register to vote by 18 June.
If you need to vote by post, you must apply to do this by 5pm on 19 June.
You need valid photo ID to vote in person. If you don’t have valid ID, apply by 5pm on 26 June for a Voter Authority Certificate.  
Find out more about voting and elections in Southwark

Find a library

Una Marson Library


62 Thurlow Street
SE17 2GN*

*Online maps are still learning the location of this new building. We recommend you search for 'Una Marson Library' rather than the postcode.

How to get there

Bus: 42, 136, 343

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Opening times

  • Monday 10am to 6pm
  • Tuesday 10am to 6pm
  • Wednesday 10am to 3pm
  • Thursday 10am to 6pm
  • Friday 10am to 6pm
  • Saturday 10am to 5pm
  • Sunday closed  

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  • flat access to the library
  • toilets, including disabled access toilets and baby change
  • computers offer access to Dolphin Supernova software (allows screen magnification and audio assistance for visually impaired).

Page last updated: 10 June 2024


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