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Black metal bench with words' Geo' on the pack, im memory of George Ellis
Memorial bench in honour of Barton soldier

A bench in memory of Barton man George Ellis has been officially unveiled in Baysgarth Park. George, 24, died suddenly…

18 August 2021
Sunlight shafting through trees at Baysgarth park, Barton
Baysgarth Park voted best in the area by breakfast show listeners

Listeners to Viking FM have voted Baysgarth Park the best in the area. A Facebook competition run by the breakfast…

9 February 2021
The expansion to Wren Kitchens in Barton upon Humber could create 1,200 new jobs
Green light for £120m Barton business expansion

An application from Wren Kitchens to expand their site in Barton upon Humber has been approved by North Lincolnshire Council’s…

9 October 2019
Lifeguard - Royal Life saving society UK
Train to be a lifeguard

During October half term, Baysgarth Leisure Centre in Barton is running the Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) National Pool Lifeguard…

1 October 2019
National Fitness Day is on 25 September
Free gym sessions on offer for National Fitness Day

To celebrate National Fitness Day on Wednesday 25 September 2019, North Lincolnshire Council is offering fitness taster classes at The…

23 September 2019
Cllr Rob Waltham launches free summer swimming at The Pods
Over 14,000 free summer swims claimed with two weeks to go

Children in North Lincolnshire have taken advantage of the free swimming sessions during the school summer holidays 14,373 times since…

20 August 2019
Grounds maintenance staff celebrate their Green Flag Award for Central Park in Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire parks still among the best in the UK

Four parks in Scunthorpe and Barton upon Humber have been recognised among the UK’s very best green spaces and have…

6 August 2019
Different types of food
Local food businesses wanted

Food businesses across North Lincolnshire are invited to come forward to take part in an exciting new food festival, taking…

5 August 2019
Wildlife Day 2019 banner
Wildly popular Wildlife Day returns to Barton’s Waters’ Edge

Waters’ Edge Visitor Centre and Country Park will be taken over by all creatures, great and small on Sunday 28…

24 July 2019
Cllr Rob Waltham launches free summer swimming at The Pods
Kids swim free this summer in North Lincolnshire

Free swimming sessions are back once again for the school summer holidays in North Lincolnshire. From Saturday 20 July to…

19 July 2019
Ward members, the leader of the council and the local MP meet with the Environment Agency in South Ferriby
Flood defence work gathers pace on south Humber bank

A new £12m flood defence is being built on the south Humber bank in North Lincolnshire. Work began in March…

16 July 2019
The Power of Words Festival returns to North Lincolnshire
Author and illustrator Nick Sharratt launches second Power of Words Festival

Author and illustrator Nick Sharratt is returning to North Lincolnshire on Saturday 13 July to launch the second Power of…

2 July 2019
Shape up for Summer 2019 poster
Get a six-week gym membership for £40 this summer

Get a six week Fitness+ membership at any North Lincolnshire leisure centre and pay just £40 with the new Shape…

18 June 2019
An aerial view of Barton
Barton business expansion to create 1,200 jobs

Barton based Wren Kitchens are looking to expand their site in the town, in a move that could create 1,200 jobs.…

7 June 2019