Archive for the ‘DISPLAYS’ Category


March 13, 2009

Torridon Road Library have on display a range of books that offer you ways to save money during the credit cruch. 

We also have folders displayed around the library that has online resources for jobseekers, redundancy, housing finance, personal finance, debt advice and heating and insulation.





February 24, 2009

Throughout March 2009 Torridon Road Library will be displaying books by author Edgar Allen Poe to celebrate his bicentenary. 


The Most Borrowed Library Books 2007-2008

February 12, 2009

Take a look at our display of the most borrowed books in England 2007-2008.


Charles Darwin Display

February 12, 2009

Charles Darwin’s bicentenary was celebrated on the 12th of February 2009.  To celebrate and recognise Darwin’s achievement we have put together a display of books relating to all things Darwin. Visit the Darwin 200 site.


Valentine’s Day Display

February 12, 2009

If you’ve been struck by Cupid’s arrow and fancy a read then why not take a look at our Valentine’s Day display?


John Updike Display

February 12, 2009

John Updike passed away in 27th January 2009.  We have put up a display for those who would like to read something from this distinguished author, poet and critic.  The display will be taken down at the end of February 2009.   More information on Updike here.


Haruki Murakami Display

February 12, 2009

Throughout February we are displaying books by Japanese auther Haruki Murakami. For more information on this author go to his official website.


Local History Publications at Torridon Road Library

January 16, 2009

At Torridon Road Library we have a range of Local History publications.

Recently the a DVD based on the book Hither Green: The Forgotten Hamlet has released a DVD: The Story of Hither Green and the Corbett Estate.   This is available for purchase at the Library while stocks last.

We also have historic images of Lewisham available as postcards for sale (pack of 8 for £1.20).


Arthur Conan Doyle Display

January 16, 2009

During January 2009 Torridon Road Library are displaying a range of books by Arthur Conan Doyle.  As well as the Sherlock Holmes series of books, Arthur Conan Doyle wrote many other books in a broad range of genres.  Many of these books are available to read at Torridon Road Library.


Teddy Bears’ Picnic Display

January 15, 2009

Teddy Bears' Picnic Display

In partnership with Lewisham Children’s Centre, Torridon Road Library put on a day of Teddy Bear Picnic fun.  As well as this we put together the above display.