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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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Lisa, of the lovely recently opened Harrison’s Past and Present Café in the Market Place, was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. She is anxious to keep the café going and will need some help, especially after the operation. If you could offer a couple of hours a week, it would be great. And no, you wouldn’t be expected to cook or operate the coffee machine! If you’d like to let us know when you are available we will try and put a rota together. ... See MoreSee Less

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Table Top sale starts at 10 in the Village Hall ... See MoreSee Less

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A few, very grainy, photos from last night’s Three Voices at Harrisons Restaurant. Next appearance - with a number of special guests - is on the 27th Nov. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Better Barrow table top sale is this coming Saturday, 7th Oct, between 10 and 12 in the Village Hall. We have a filled the Hall with 14 tables so there will be lots to choose from. Also some info on the new Barrow-upon-Humber web site (www.barrow-upon-Humber.co.uk). ... See MoreSee Less

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Looking good, three up one to go. A BIG thanks to Johnathan and all at Birtwhistle Landscaping for installing these free of charge for the village. ... See MoreSee Less

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A bit late, but a few photos of the Tour coming through the Village. ... See MoreSee Less

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Latest News

Table Top Sale

The next Better Barrow Table Top Sale will be on the 7th October in the Village Hall.  For details, including how to book a table, please contact Ann Boulton, 01469 531280.

Barrow in the time of John Harrison

Andrew King, the leading expert on John Harrison has visited Barrow many times. You may well remember his talks on John Harrison's clocks and the making of the film Longitude. He is returning to Barrow on September 18th to talk about Barrow-upon-Humber in the time of...

Launch of Barrow Trail

The Better Barrow Community Project, in conjunction with North Lincs Council, have developed a leaflet about Barrow upon Humber.  A short overview of Barrow is given along with a suggest walk around the village.  The leaflet may be obtained from Barrow News on the...

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