Events relevant to the Barton line

The following events have been scheduled, but can be subject to change, so do check again before setting out.  The asterix (*) denotes FBL involvement or event; non members are welcome to these unless stated otherwise.  Bear in mind that events may be amended or cancelled if COVID-19 restrictions are in force.

 

2022

 

Wednesday 25th May

Lecture organised by the Friends of Stallingborough Church entitled Stallingborough in Tudor Times with refreshments at Stallingborough Village Hall (about 150 yards south of the station).  From 7.30pm suitable for the 17:54 from Barton and the 21:27 back or the 18:57 from Cleethorpes and the 22:36 back.  The lecture is free but donations towards ensuring the future of Stallingborough church are welcome.

 

Thursday 2nd June to Sunday 5th June

Various events in Barton to mark our Queen's Platinum Jubilee, starting with the lighting of the beacon at the Humber Bridge Viewing Area from 9pm and culminating in a very long afternoon tea from 2pm outside the Ropewalk.

 

Friday 3rd June (4pm - 11pm) to Saturday 4th June (12noon - 11pm)

Barton Beer Festival in Baysgarth Park.

 

Sunday 12th June

Free Performance in Baysgarth Park.

 

Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th June

Barton Carnival in Baysgarth Park.  Details from bartoncarnival@hotmail.com.

 

Thursday 23rd June to Sunday 3rd July

Barton Arts Festival.

 

Friday 24th to Sunday 26th June

Armed Forces event at Cleethorpes.

 

Sunday 26th June

Classic Car Show alongside Barton's Ropewalk.  A free drink is offered on production of a valid train ticket.

 

Sunday 26th June

Humber Bridge Half Marathon.

 

Saturday 9th July

Barton Bike Night from 4pm to 9pm.

 

Sunday 17th July

Free Performance in Baysgarth Park.

 

Wednesday 20th July *

FBL AGM from 6pm followed by OGM at the White Swan inn at Barton interchange.  Optional meal from 4.15pm.  Members and their invited guests only, please.  Note change of starting times.


Monday 8th August *

Provisional trip to Barrow Haven to inspect the newly rebuilt station.

 

Saturday 13th August

Barton Horticultural Show at the Lecture Hall on Holydyke.  Details from secretarybartonallotments@hotmail.com or 01652 632438.

 

Sunday 14th August

Free Performance in Baysgarth Park.

 

Sunday 21st August

Free Performance in Baysgarth Park.

 

Sunday 28th August

Free Performance in Baysgarth Park.

 

Thursday 15th September *

FBL OGM at the No.1 inn at Cleethorpes station from 7pm.  Members and their invited guests only, please.

 

Wednesday 16th November *

FBL OGM from 8pm at the White Swan inn at Barton interchange.  Optional meal from 6.15pm.  Members and their invited guests only, please.