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A wet day in Portadown.

After shopping in the town centre and the rain is continuing what better place to go than the... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Michael P
via mobile
Place to relax

Lots of facilities at the Library. Upstairs has a computer suite which is very popular. You can... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
connie e
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Portadown, United Kingdom
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24-26 Church Street, Portadown BT62 3LQ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

After shopping in the town centre and the rain is continuing what better place to go than the library. A GREAT array of books and I'm not a reader but I found one which was of great interest to me, st o I riled away...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael P
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lots of facilities at the Library. Upstairs has a computer suite which is very popular. You can also join the knitting club on a Monday morning. There is a supply of daily newspapers. There is also the story telling for children.g

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank connie e
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The library is located in the centre of town but there are no parking facilities although the Magowan Buildings car park isn't far away and is cheap. There is a good selection of books of all genres and the opportunity to request books from other...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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LibrariesNI, Area Manager at Portadown Library, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Glad to see you are using the Library and enjoying all we have to offer. We are happy to help anyway we can! Evelyn Hanna Area Manager

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

In portadown library the staff are very friendly and helpful. Loads of books. Good service also upstairs with computers and printing service. Would highly recommend thier rhythm and rhyme sessions on a Friday for children aged 0-4. All my children loved it and the staff...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

they must be doing something right as my teenager has started to hang out here.good for research for homeworks.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Most helpful staff who were able to scan/send documents with ease; good selction of books, plenty of work statins with good , pleasant ambiance

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank KatinkaCapeTown
LibrariesNI, Manager at Portadown Library, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Delighted that you are finding all the resources In Portadown lilbrary so useful. I will certainly pass on your comments to the staff about how helpful they have been. Regards Evelyn Hanna Area Manager Libraries NI

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

It is lovely and clean and friendly staff and good place to sit and read a book nice and quiet and plenty of books for my son to choose from wee take him every weekend he loves it would highly recommend it to other parents...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Natasha M
LibrariesNI, Manager at Portadown Library, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Delighted that you are coming every week and enjoying using the library – great to get children into the reading habit on a regular basis. Regards Evelyn Hanna Area Manager Libraries NI

Reviewed 5 April 2016

Portadown has numerous shops with very poor people skills/attitudes towards their customers.....(Tipplers, Southern Fried Chicken) to name the worst. Was great to go in the library with kids during the country comes to town festival and be in shock at the nice friendly staff (when...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Francie M
LibrariesNI, Manager at Portadown Library, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2016

Thank you for your comments. The staff in Portadown Library are delighted and hope to see you again soon. Regards Evelyn Hanna Area Manager Libraries NI

Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

It's lovely in side, plenty of books to pick from, wee take are wee boy ones a week staff are friendly also just nice place to sit and read a book even to ur child

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Natasha M
Reviewed 13 August 2015

brill library. great selection of books. they need more selection of dvds and audio tapes. it would also be better if the dvds were like the books in which if you have a library card you can borrow the books for free. i would like...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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LibrariesNI, Manager at Portadown Library, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2015

Thanks for your comments – so glad you appreciate the library and that you enjoy reading so much, don’t forget to ask staff to recommend the most popular titles! Evelyn Hanna Area Manager Libraries NI

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