Library revamp turns the page to a new chapter at Garrett Hall Primary School

Welcome to our weekly picture special, Class Act, featuring some of the borough's young students at nursery or school.

Monday, 11th March 2019, 10:55 am
Updated Monday, 11th March 2019, 11:58 am
Head Tracey Beaty and artist Ian Edmondson join pupils at the official opening of the new library.

All it takes is one look at these photos of the opening of a new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley, to see that reading is just as popular as it was years ago. Artist Ian Edmondson helped cut the ribbon and chatted with pupils as they looked for their next read. See last week's Class Act: Children try out gardening at Brooklands Hindley Market Street Nursery

Lorraine Crick and Dawn Hornby officially open the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley watched by pupils and the artist Ian Edmondson.
Pupils react to the new library murals at the official opening of the new library.

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Pupils react to the new murals at the official opening of the new library.
Pupils read quietly in the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley.
Pupils read quietly in the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley.
Pupils read quietly in the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley.
Pupils read quietly in the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley.
Pupils read quietly in the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley.
Bailey Rose McMahon, Carter Davis, Mitchell Leek and school head Tracy Beaty listen to Ollie Dickonson read from The BFG, one of the murals at the new library.
Isabella Doyle and Theo Willis read from The Snail and the Whale one of the murals at the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley.
Gabriella Parr and George McGuire read from The Magic Faraway Tree, one of the murals at the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School, Tyldesley.
Megan Burke, Millie Makin and Ethan Speak read from The Gruffalo, one of the murals at the new library.
Head Tracey Beaty and artist Ian Edmondson join pupils at the official opening of the new library at Garrett Hall Primary School.