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Freedom Library

Freedom Bookshop
Angel Alley
84b Whitechapel High Street
London E1 7QX
Opening hours:
Monday to Saturday
12 noon to 6pm
12 noon to 4pm
020 7247 9249

The Freedom Press bookshop is Britain’s largest anarchist bookshop, stocking thousands of books, newspapers and pamphlets on history to sex, philosophy to workers’ struggles, fiction to anti-fascism, as well as the latest magazines, periodicals and newsletters from all the major anarchist and radical groups. We also stock an extensive range of political t-shirts, badges, CDs, DVDs, posters and Zapatista coffee.
We can order and post you any books in print – please phone or e-mail for availability/prices.

We also have a large amount of free material, and a second-hand section of £1 books!
The nearest tube station is Aldgate East, take the Whitechapel Art Gallery exit, or buses 25, 205 and 254 stop nearby (see map below).
Freedom bookshop is wheelchair accessible.
The shop is staffed by activists in the anarchist movement as well as selling books there are drop in sessions on Sundays for people seeking advice on prisoner support run by London Anarchist Black Cross and on Fridays with advice on the law from Legal Defence and Monitoring Group.

Mail order
We are currently upgrading Freedom bookshop online service. If you have any problems purchasing items online then do please contact the bookshop directly either by phone, email or post they we will be more than happy to help you out.

Books purchased online are delivered free within the UK. For overseas orders please contact us if the overseas postage option is not available on your chosen title.

For trade orders of Freedom Press publications, email Freedom Press Distribution on

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