A TEIGNBRIDGE library is to close until September for refurbishment work.

Ashburton Library will be closed from Monday, April 24, and will not reopen until September.

Customers will be able to borrow as many as 20 books with extended returns dates in September, and are advised to use the other libraries in the area such as in Buckfastleigh, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot and elsewhere.

A spokesman for Ashburton Library said: 'We are sorry for any inconvenience caused and look forward to welcoming you back to the new and improved Ashburton Library.'