Events Archive

Appleby 1940s Festival

Try our Anderson Shelter and see what life on the Home Front was like – and find out about our Wartime Schooldays programme for schools visiting the Wilderspin National School.

A nostalgic, family day in the Lincolnshire countryside.

Tickets and more information online at

Posted on:26th May 2019 20190720 20190723

Folklincs Workshops

Part of Barton Arts 2019, this is a free session to learn a song or tune on the penny whistle, and talk “folk” with members of the group,  between 3.30 and 4.30pm.

Posted on:29th June 2019 20190707 20190723

Folklincs Concert

Singers from Barton, Goxhill, Barrow and East Halton perform as part of Barton Arts 2019.

6pm in the Joseph Wright Hall (first floor – restricted access).

£5 (children free) for tickets and more details

Posted on:29th June 2019 20190707 20190723

A Night at the Barton Oscars

Join the South Bank Players and meet the stars of stage and screen for an evening of entertainment and intrigue as you pit your wits against the rest of the audience and try to work out ‘Who Nicked It?’

All tickets£5

Available from the Wilderspin School Museum or via the group’s website at

Doors open at 6.30pm for a 7pm show start.


Posted on:26th May 2019 20190706 20190723

Annual Graham Saunders Lecture

Part of the Barton Arts 2019 programme, Graham will be choosing discs for a desert island in the Varah Room fully accessible).


£5  Check for more details and booking

Posted on:29th June 2019 20190702 20190723