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South Hornchurch Library

Rainham Road
Rainham
RM13 7RD
Tel: 01708 434921

 

Opening Hours
Monday
CLOSED
Tuesday
CLOSED
Wednesday
10am-4pm
Thursday
2pm-8pm
Friday
10am-4pm
Saturday
10am-4pm

 

South Hornchurch Library was refurbished in 2008. The refurbishment included a new roof, windows, disabled access and toilets, new lighting, automatic doors and easier access to the library.

South Hornchurch is served by bus services to nearby Becontree Heath, Romford, Elm Park, Hornchurch, Rainham, Aveley and Lakeside. The nearest railway stations are on the C2C National Rail service at Rainham on the other side of the A13 and Elm Park which is some distance to the north which is serverd by the London Underground District Line.

There is a small retail area which has a selection of shops including a Tesco Express, independent shops; PC repair shop, Vet, Tyre sales, car sales lot, pharmacy, takeaway shops, a post office, church and the library. Along the A13 there are also some industrial units.

Local open spaces include Hornchurch Country Park, RSPB nature reserve at Rainham Marshes and Ingrebourne Hill which is the newest addition to the Thames Chase Community Forest, which spans East London and South Essex.

Transport
Bus routes 103, 165 and 365 take you to South Hornchurch library. The Library is approximately 200 metres from Tesco Express.

Facilities
• 5 People's Network computers providing Internet access & printing services.
• 9 car parking spaces
• 3 cycle posts
• Wheelchair and pushchair access.
• A black and white photocopier.
• E-books and Audiobooks are available from this Library.
• Housebound Service run by Havering Libraries

 

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