Monthly Archives: September 2018

London bound play at Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

Barton upon Humber based Duckegg Theatre Company is staging a new play at the town’s Ropery Hall on Friday, September 28 in readiness for a short run at London’s Pleasance Theatre and a northern tour next year. The play Aid Memoir by Dr Glenda Cooper draws on the writer’s extensive experience as a former BBC […]

Americana super-group Bennett Wilson & Poole to play in Barton

By janetuplin |

Americana super-group Bennett Wilson & Poole are touching down next month at Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall. The trio, made up of Danny Wilson (Danny and the Champions of the World, Grand Drive), Robin Bennett (The Dreaming Spires, Goldrush, Saint Etienne) have joined forces with producer extraordinaire Tony Poole and king of the electric twelve-string […]

China Crisis returns to Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

The autumn programme at Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall gets quickly into its stride with the appearance of China Crisis, the first time the group has appeared at the Maltkiln Road venue since 2014. The group which features founder members Eddie Lundon and Gary Daly alongside Jack Hymers and Eric Animan started in Kirkby, Merseyside […]

Start of Ropery Hall autumn programme

By janetuplin |

Hull trawler skipper Jim Williams life at sea at the height of the city’s fishing industry is to be retold in early September when the play Swinging the Lamp kicks off the start of Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall autumn programme. The play, a tribute in words and song, has been written by Beverley actor […]

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