Welcome to Barrow-upon-Humber – a thriving village with a fascinating history.
This is a new and updated version of the previous site which we intend to keep current, providing information of interest about the village to everyone. We realise that there are many additions and improvements to be made and welcome all your suggestions and comments. Please bear with us as we get to grips with running a website of relevance for all residents and other visitors.
We have included a number of links – please let me know if you have a relevant site you would like added.
Importantly, we have included a calendar (under the Events section) where Barrow organisations can publicise their events. We had intended to launch it with an Add Event facility; however, there is a problem with this particular application and so – for the time being – please submit any events you wish to be included via the comments section on the contacts page.
The News section is designed to keep residents aware of important happenings within the village – again please submit topics for inclusion.
The main part of the site will be found under ‘About the Village’ which contains information about Barrow’s heritage, John Harrison and Barrow’s Buildings, a detailed description of much of the architecture of the village, including a suggested walk.
The Gallery contains a few pictures and needs adding to – again ideas would be most welcome.
There are a number of upcoming events in the village, including: Lots of prizes to be won at Barrow Charities Christmas Bingo which will be held on November 17th in the Methodist Church Hall. The doors open at 5.15 with eyes down at 6pm prompt. There are more prizes...
Rediscovering the Wildscape Exploring the hidden landscapes of the Humberhead Levels using Geoarchaeology Waters’ Edge Visitor Centre and Country Park Sun 1stJuly, 10am-4pm The project wildscape team will be running a number of talks throughout the day as well as...
There is an opportunity for residents of the parish of Barrow-on-Humber to help shape the future at an Open Day on Wednesday, June 27. Now that Barrow have a Neighbourhood Plan, this will be led by the community and the Your Voice, Your Choice presentation will...