Our new opening policy

From Monday 15th June, we will be opening on a by appointment-only basis. If you’re planning on visiting us, simply drop us an email to bookings@villagebooks.co or call the shop to arrange a convenient time when you can browse worry-free.

MACK LIVE: Lou Stoppard on Shirley Baker

Join writer, editor and curator Lou Stoppard as she talks about the life and work of Shirley Baker, whose photographs document the rapid economic and social change of the 1950s onwards with a uniquely compassionate and humorous eye, spanning the UK, France, Japan, the US, and beyond.

Another COVID-19 Update

In response to the new government guidelines announced last night, we have decided we will be closing our shop to the public for the foreseeable future. This is not a decision we have taken lightly, but given this unprecedented situation, we feel it is the only socially responsible course of action in order to protect our customers.

A COVID-19 Update from Village

With the latest government announcements in response to the COVID-19 virus having a huge impact on small businesses, and many of our friends already making the difficult decision to close, we feel it's important that we give you an update on the situation as it currently stands here at Village.

Just Couldn't Get The Shoes to Fit Exhibition by Thomas Duffield

Village are excited to announce Thomas Duffield will be returning to our gallery space to exhibit his new project 'Just Couldn't Get The Shoes to Fit'. This self-portrait series in collaboration with his Grandfather Fred documents a turning point within their relationship.

Sweet Dreams Exhibition Launch & Silent Auction

This Way for Fun! Book Launch & Exhibition by James Brook

OPEN CALL 'Sweet Dreams… Are Made of This'