Barton upon Humber Tourism

Monthly Archives: October 2015

Half term fun and spooky happenings in Barton

There’s a lot happening in Barton during the half-term from lantern-making in readiness for the town’s Christmas Festival to the start of the new season of Ghost Walks on October 31. The half-term fun begins at The Ropewalk and Waters’ Edge Visitor Centre on Monday, October 26. From Monday to Friday, the children’s art charity […]

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Barton Civic Society continues Great War commemorations

Barton Civic Society continues its Great War commemorations with a talk by local historian Laurie Robinson about the Barton Territorials. Based on extensive research over many years, and drawing on family photographs loaned or donated to Mr. Robinson, this talk coincides, almost to the day, with the centenary of one of the worst days in […]

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Whistle Down The Wind

BADAOS (Barton And District Amateur Operatic Society) present for their major 2016 production, Whistle Down The Wind, based on the novel by Mary Hayley Bell and subsequent Richard Attenborough-produced film, that follows the fortunes of a fugitive caught between the prejudice of adults and the innocence of the young. Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jim Steinman, together with […]

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Work begins on restoration of Barton Beck

Work has begun on restoring Barton Beck to its former glory. The new restoration scheme is a joint project between North Lincolnshire Council and Barton Civic Society. Wren has provided up to £32,000 from its community action fund towards restoration costs at Barton Beck on Beck Hill. Once the excavation works are completed, other funding […]

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Contact Details

Tourist Information
Telephone: 01652 631500

Barton Town Council
Telephone: 01652 633598

Barton-upon-Humber Tourism Partnership
Telephone: 01652 660380

Email: btp@the-ropewalk.co.uk