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Planning meeting Postponed

Barton Town Council’s Planning Meeting scheduled for Monday 12 August 2019 at 7pm in The Assembly Rooms has been cancelled due to the meeting not being quorate.  The meeting is re-scheduled for Monday 19 August 2019 at 6pm in The Assembly Rooms.  A new agenda will be published for this meeting.

Picnic in the Park 2019

Picnic in the Park 2019

Winners of the John Oxley Memorial Trophy at Barton Town Council’s Picnic in the Park on Sunday 4 August were Barton Juniors FC under 9 team, pictured here with Janet and Sam Oxley who presented the players with their medals and the award.

Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

Please save the date for the annual Town Council Picnic in the Park 2023, to be held in Baysgarth park on Sunday 6th August. For more information, or if you would like to be involved, please contact 01652 633598 / 07983 154787 or email info@bartonuponhumbertowncouncil.gov.uk

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

NOTICE OF VACANCY
IN OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR
Barton upon Humber

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that due to the sad death of John Oxley a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Parish Councillor for the Parish.

If by Tuesday, 30th July 2019 (14 days* after the date of this notice), a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at North Lincolnshire Council, Church Square House, 30-40 High Street, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN15 6NL, signed by TEN electors for the said Barton, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.
The election will take place not later than Thursday, 3rd October 2019
Anthia Taylor
Deputy Returning Officer
Dated: Wednesday, 10th July 2019
Church Square House
30-40 High Street
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire
DN15 6NL
* In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday, Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, bank or public holidays or any day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded.

Vote for Baysgarth Park

Vote for Baysgarth Park

Do you love your local park? Is it a place your community comes together? Perhaps it is a place to unwind, somewhere to go for a run or play sport, or a space to explore with the kids. Whatever the reason your local green space is special to you, celebrate it with UK’s Best Park 2019!

364 parks and green spaces across the UK have been nominated and voting is now open for UK’s Best Park 2019. Explore the nominations and cast your vote before noon on Monday 19th August.

http://www.fieldsintrust.org/best-park/yorkshire

 

Barton Annual Garden Competition

Barton Annual Garden Competition

If your garden or hanging baskets are blooming marvellous, why not enter the 2019 competition?

Garden & Hanging Basket Competition Entry Form

The power of Words Festival in Barton

The power of Words Festival in Barton

The Power of Words Festival kicks off on Saturday 13th July 2019 at the newly renovated Baysgarth Leisure Centre/Library/Park.

We want to give Barton children and their families the first opportunity to participate in some exciting activities taking place on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th July 2019.

Including:

  • Nick Sharratt Draw Along
  • Nick Sharratt Book Signing
  • Gangsta Granny Open Air Family Theatre Performance
  • Summer Reading Challenge Sapce Chase Activities
  • Wonderdome Planetarium shows and more

Further details will be released in the very near future. For updates keep visiting http://www.northlincs.gov.uk/pow

Barton Beer Festival 2019

Barton Beer Festival 2019

Mayor of North Lincolnshire, Councillor Jonathan Evison & Mayor of Barton, Councillor John Sanderson, both officially opening Barton Lions Beer Festival held on 31 May 2019 in Baysgarth Park in Barton, with members of Barton Lions Club looking on.

Grant Applications 2019/2020

Guidance and the application form for the Barton Town Council grant scheme are available below.

BTC Town Grant Application Form 2019-2020
BTC Town Grant Scheme – Guidelines – May 2019

Local Election Results

Below are the details of the newly elected Barton Town Councillors and North Lincolnshire Councillors.

Barton NLC Poll Result May 2019
Barton Poll Result May 2019