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Only days left to sign up to Citizens' Jury panel and help combat climate change for borough
RESIDENTS across the borough invited to join a Citizens' Jury that will help shape action on climate change have just days left to register their interest.
21 October 2021
Spooky tours to make a return at Barrow Town Hall for Halloween
A HALLOWEEN-themed tour of Barrow's historic Town Hall is set to return for the first time in 15 years.
18 October 2021
Thousands of residents supported by Covid Hardship Funding
GRANT funding totalling hundreds of thousands of pounds has been used to support residents across Barrow impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
14 October 2021
Exciting #BrilliantBarrow projects enter crucial assurance stage
A RANGE of exciting projects that make up the #BrilliantBarrow initiative have entered a crucial stage in the process towards unlocking a promised £25 million in Government funding.
13 October 2021
Memories of Barrow's historic high streets wanted this autumn
MEMORIES of Barrow's historic high streets and 'lost shops' are being sought as part of an exciting cultural programme.
11 October 2021
Communities urged to support first ever Cumbria Residents' Week
More than 75 businesses are signed up to the scheme countywide which takes place between Saturday October 2 to October 10, 2021.
01 March 2022
Excitement builds for inaugural #BarrowMusic event
There will be something for everyone to enjoy from this Thursday, September 30 to Sunday, October 3.
24 September 2021
Barrow named as priority area by Arts Council England
The organisation has announced the borough will be one of 15 priority places in the North where they want to develop new opportunities for investment.
01 March 2022
Free-guided tours of Barrow's historic Town Hall for national Heritage Open Days
Barrow Borough Council is opening up the historic Town Hall and offering free guided tours to members of the public.
03 September 2021
Ambitious plan to create university building in #BrilliantBarrow takes shape
An image of how the university campus building could look has been revealed as part of work to develop a detailed business case for the project.
23 August 2021
Two new jobs at Barrow Park Leisure Centre
Barrow Forward Limited is looking for a new Finance Manager and Marketing Executive to join the team at the Leisure Centre ....
20 August 2021
Planning permission sought to get work underway at Marina Village Site
PLANNING permission to remediate Barrow's high profile Marina Village site is being sought in order to allow work to get underway.
19 August 2021
Borough council car parks to help boost area's visitor economy
Motorhome and campervan drivers will be able to stay overnight in four car parks owned by Barrow Borough Council.
05 August 2022
Council leaders express disappoint that The Bay proposal not selected by Government
The Leaders of three neighbouring councils have expressed disappointment that Government has not selected The Bay as part of its local government reorganisation for Cumbria announced today.
21 July 2021
Areas selected for innovative #BrilliantBarrow Housing Renewal scheme
The project forms part of #BrilliantBarrow - an initiative which has secured an offer of £25 million from the Government's Towns Fund for a series of projects that could transform Barrow for...
02 July 2021
Healthy future ahead for Barrow leisure services
The operation of Barrow's leisure centre is to be transferred to a new not-for-profit enterprise overseen by Barrow Borough Council.
21 June 2021