Monthly Archives: February 2016

Another great night of stand-up comedy at Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

Exactly half way through the first season of monthly Barnstormers Comedy Club gigs at Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall, comedy is back at the end of the month delivering another great night of stand-up entertainment. As before, resident compere Kevin Precious  will introduce  three top acts from the National Comedy Circuit and beyond.  On this […]

Delving into Grimsby’s fishing heritage

By janetuplin |

An historical, gripping and lyrical account recording the experiences of apprentices in the ruthless, dangerous Grimsby fishing industry of the 19th century will be staged at Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall later this month. Supposed Drowned charts the times when young boys were recruited from workhouses, orphanages, charitable institutions and city streets to crew the fishing […]

Half term theatre treat at Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

Lovers of children’s theatre are in for a treat during the February half-term as Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall welcomes Hearthside Tales performing The Snow Bear. Inspired by Norwegian folk tales the Snow Bear tells the story of a polar bear who is carried away from his arctic home.

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