Priority Booking

Priority booking for the Spring season (Apr - Jun) is now closed and tickets are on general release. Priority booking for Summer season (Jul - Sep 2017) will open on Thursday 1 June.

Members receive four free tickets for events, except Adult Courses and Late at the Library evenings, as well as priority booking for our events before they go on general sale. 

As a Member you can use your online account to book tickets. Call us on +44 (0)1937 546 060 if you don't already have an online account or can't remember your username or password.

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Events highlights


The Writer in the Library

Thu 30 Mar 2017

Finding inspiration with authors Tracy Chevalier, Romesh Gunesekera, Charlotte Mendelsohn and Stef Penney

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Gurinder Chadha on The Viceroy's House

Tue 25 Apr 2017

An evening with the acclaimed filmmaker

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Late at the Library: Sounds of the Revolution

Fri 5 May 2017

A night of breathtaking live music, radical sound and silent film

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European Literature Night with A L Kennedy and Guests

Wed 10 May 2017

Contemplating European authorship in a post-Brexit context

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Enjoy unique and memorable experiences for you, your friends and family with British Library Membership.

Your Membership will give us the vital support to care for our collection for years to come.