Coronavirus news - 13th July 2020

We are delighted to say that the Sedbergh Information and Book Centre has reopened.

We have been hard at work, making sure the Centre is as safe as possible both for our visitors and for our volunteers. We will  be open every day but at reduced hours to start with.

Monday  10am to 4pm
Tuesday  10am to 4pm
Weds  10am to 4pm
Thursday  10am to 4pm
Friday  10am to 4pm
Saturday 11am to 3pm
Sunday 10am to 1pm

The opening hours are subject to change so we would advise phoning 015396 20125 to check the opening times before making a special journey.

We look forward to welcoming you back.

We aim to keep this information as up to date as possible but the Coronavirus situation is constantly changing and you should contact the establishment directly if you want more up to date information.

72 Main Street, Sedbergh, LA10 5AD

015396 20125

Sedbergh Information and Book Shop

Information for Visitors

Sedbergh Information & Book CentreA wealth of ideas and information for when you are visiting the area

  • a wide range of maps and books and travel information
  • leaflets on things to do
    • here in Sedbergh and district
    • in the Yorkshire Dales
    • in the Lake District
  • tickets for many local events
  • for what’s on locally see the Sedbergh Events Calendar

We have a small range of leaflets about Sedbergh, its attractions, book shops and available accommodation which you can download from this website or we can post out to you. For more details, please go to the Leaflets available from the Sedbergh Information Centre page of this website.

Information for Residents

We have:

  • a range of leaflets on South Lakes Housing and other voluntary organisations
  • access for many support networks in the area
  • tickets for many local events
  • administration of the Resident Parking Permit Scheme for Sedbergh Parish Council
  • grants application forms for the Sedbergh and District Community Fund
  • bookings for meeting rooms at 72a Main Street
  • public-access computer and printing facilities


Sedbergh Information & Book CentreA number of book dealers offer an extensive stock of second-hand books on a diverse range of subjects including:
Art, Architecture, Biography, Children’s fact/fiction, Craft, Cricket, Environment, Fiction, History, Lakes, Dales and Yorkshire, Local History, Maps, Natural History, Nature, Outdoor Pursuits, Prints, Railways, Sport, Topography and Transport.

Please do call in and see us! the Shop is predominantly run by volunteers who give their time to offer this valuable asset in the town.