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Barton Christmas Festival this Saturday!

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REMEMBRANCE DAY/ARMISTICE SUNDAY – SUNDAY 12 NOVEMBER 2017

The Remembrance Day Parade and Services will take place on Sunday 12 November 2017. The order of the day is as follows: Parade assembles with Standards, at the Joseph Wright Hall (the former Salvation Army Citadel), on Queen Street,  at 10.15 a.m. in readiness for leaving  Queen Street at 10.30 a.m. to arrive at the […]

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Barton Lions’ Bonfire Night

The traditional Bonfire Night hosted by Barton Lions gets underway at 5.30pm when the gates open.  Entry for adults is £3 and for children, unless accompanied by an adult, £1. The bonfire will be lit at 6pm with the fireworks display, by Rainbow Fireworks, starting at 6.30pm. Other attractions include children’s rides and stalls and […]

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Days Gone By with Brian Peeps

Local historian Brian Peeps will be at Barton’s Assembly Rooms on Tuesday (October 31) ready to take you on a journey into by-gone life in villages around Barton. Brian, a keen collector of photographic evidence of the lives, places and events of our area, will be focusing on South Ferriby, Barrow and Goxhill. His slideshows […]

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Half term fun at The Ropewalk

Lantern making for Barton’s Christmas Festival begins in earnest during the half-term holiday as young people, artists and helpers gather at The Ropewalk to make lanterns for the annual parade. Cybermen, Daleks, Ice Warriors and even a Tardis are just some of the Dr Who characters who will be starring  this year  as the theme, […]

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Baysgarth School’s Grand Opening event

If you were a pupil at Baysgarth School or the other secondary schools in Barton that preceded it there is the opportunity tomorrow (Saturday October 7) to take a look around the recently completed Baysgarth School on Barrow Road. The Grand Opening event is being held between 10am and 1pm and therewill be a veritable […]

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Final weekend of Insight Open Studios

This weekend (September 23 and 24) is the final weekend to support Insight, the open studio event celebrating the artistic talents of North and North East Lincolnshire. This is the 17th year that Insight has run promoting Northern Lincolnshire’s visual arts and craft practitioners.

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Insight Open Studios celebrates talent of local artists

Insight, the open studio event celebrating the artistic talents of North and North East Lincolnshire, opens this weekend (September 16 and 17) and continues next weekend (September 23 and 24). Over these two weekends artists from Grimsby to the Isle of Axholme will open their doors to the public, making themselves available to explain and […]

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The Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology’s Rex Russell Memorial Lecture 2017

The Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology’s Rex Russell Memorial Lecture 2017 takes place on Friday (September 15) when, as part of Barton Civic Society’s 2017 programme Dr David Neave, local and architectural historian at the University of Hull, gives a talk Families and Fortunes in Tudor Lincolnshire. In the sixteenth century many Lincolnshire families […]

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Spoilt for choice in Barton this weekend

Visitors and residents alike are spoilt for choice this weekend in Barton as the Heritage Open Days continue and Barton Carnival takes place in Baysgarth Park on Saturday and Sunday. Heritage Open Days starts tomorrow (Sept 7) with a guided walk of Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust’s Far Ings National Nature Reserve from 11am to 12.45pm to […]

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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