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Better Barrow

Welcome to the updated Better Barrow website.  Within this site you should find information on all our future, current and past activities.  We welcome any ideas about how to improve the site and features that you’d like to see added.  Please forgive any glitches – we’re new at this!  Comments may be made from the Contact page.

The Better Barrow Community Project was formed in January 2012. It is a registered charity, the purpose of which is to improve and enhance the environment of the village and raise awareness of its heritage. For more information about Better Barrow see the About page.

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Latest News



We’re getting there – but slowly! The good news is that the statue has now been cast in bronze by the foundry (see below). The sculptor, Marcus Cornish, is putting the finishing touches to it now. Unfortunately, we are still awaiting a suitable block of stone for the...

Wheelbarrow Weekend Photos

Wheelbarrow Weekend Photos

With all the wet weather right now it's an appropriate time to look back at the fun that was had around the village over the Better Barrow Wheelbarrow and Open Garden Weekend.  Sorry that it's taken so long to put the photos on the website - I hope that you think it...

It’s This Weekend!!!!!

It’s This Weekend!!!!!

It's only a few days now so I hope that those wheelbarrows and gardens are in their final stages of preparation. Better Barrow would like to thanks all our sponsors, with special thanks to: Tuplin's Nurserier, Ferry Road, for the First Prize Goosemans Growers,...

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