In Our Neighbourhood

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Friends of Debenham Library

Debenham Library Opening Hours
Debenham Library will be closed until further notice
Visitors to the library will see a beautiful, new painted board on the wall in the children’s area. We thank Sarah Carruthers for her artistic skills.
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Library Cinema
Friday 27 March: Official Secrets (15). Doors open 7pm, film starts 7.30pm. More details elsewhere on this page.
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Official Secrets - CANCELLED

Based on world-shaking true events, the political thriller Official Secrets (2019) tells the gripping story of GCHQ whistle blower Katharine Gun (Keira Knightley), a British intelligence specialist whose job involves routine handling of classified information.
Unable to stand by and watch the world be rushed into an illegal war, Gun makes the gut-wrenching decision to defy her government and leak the memo to the press, exposing illegal efforts to blackmail UN diplomats tasked to vote on the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
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Charged with breaking the Official Secrets Act, and facing imprisonment, Katharine and her lawyers set out to defend her actions. With her life, liberty and marriage threatened, she must stand up for what she believes in…
Director: Gavin Hood. With Matthew Goode and Ralph Fiennes.

Trailer and information at
Showing the Blu-ray version on our big screen in the School Hall—see a preview of what it’s like at There will also be trailers for our future films. Book early to avoid disappointment! Bring a cushion for comfort if needed.
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Debenham Library Opening Hours
Debenham Library will be closed until further notice
Suffolk Library Service has announced the closure of all its local libraries for the duration of the Coronavirus outbreak. Collection boxes will be available for returns, but overdue fines will be suspended.

This includes the Mobile Library Service.

(Reviewed 24th March)
School corner, Debenham IP14 6PL (next to the Primary School).
Opening hours:
Tuesday: 0930 am – 1300 pm
Wednesday : 1500 pm – 1930 pm
Saturday: 0900 am – 1300 pm
Sunday: 1200 noon – 1600 pm

Tel: 01728 861940
Facebook: @DebenhamLibraryFriends

Books, DVDs, CDs, Newspapers, WiFi, Computers, printing and photocopying, faxing and scanning, laminating, audiobooks, downloadable music/audiobooks/ebooks, free reservations, drinks. The room is available for hire outside opening hours. The Home Library Service is also available for house­bound residents.
Did you know....?
With a library card you can use PressReader to read/download dozens of newspapers and magazines on a computer or phone/tablet, including home use.

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