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.

Latest News

Neighbourhood Plan

Neighbourhood Plan Where are we? What's Next ? At the April 2017 Parish Council Meeting, following a presentation made by NLC Spatial Planning on the possible future provision of a Neighbourhood Plan, The Council  decided to further explore the matter and  asked for...

Barrow Haven Info Boards

The Barrow Haven information boards have been installed by the station.  Following a consultation with Barrow Haven residents, this site was chosen as many visiting walkers tend to pass by the site as they walk along the Humber Bank.

Village Calendar Working!!!!

After many months of trying to fix a hard-to-find bug we can finally say that the ability for anyone to add an event to the village calendar is now working.  Just go to the Events menu and fill the form in under Add An Event.  It will then be sent to the site admin...


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  1. Table Top Sale

    3 March @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Parish Council Meeting 14th March 2018

    14 March @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Creedence Collection Concert @ Holy Trinity Barrow

    16 March @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  4. Parish Council Meeting 11th April 2018

    11 April @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Better Barrow Annual Meeting

    25 April @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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