Library of Birmingham welcomes one millionth visitor

The new £189million Library of Birmingham has today welcomed its one millionth visitor.

Just 100 days since opening its doors on September 3, Joanna Kucper and her baby, Lewis Reynolds, were handed a goodie bag in honor of the landmark occasion.

Joanna Kucper, with her baby, Lewis Reynolds, with Library marketing assistant Adela Earlington (far left) and director Brian Gambles
Joanna Kucper, with her baby, Lewis Reynolds, with Library marketing assistant Adela Earlington (far left) and director Brian Gambles Credit: Jas Sansi

The milestone means that the new library - the biggest in Europe - has met its predictions of attracting 10,000 visitors a day.

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