There are lots of events happening around the village to commemorate the end of the First World War.
News and Events
World War 1 Centenary Sing Along Concert
Come along and join in with singing well known songs from WW1.
Saturday 10 November 2018 6-8pm
Barrowby Memorial Hall
Please reserve your place by visiting https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/home-and-away-remem…
Suggested Donation £6 per adult payable on the door
Bell Ringing for Armistice
Service of Remembrance
Please join us for our Annual Service of Remembrance at 10.45am on Sunday 11 November
Barrowby Bell Ringers will be ringing on muffled bells for the Service of remembrance on 11 November They will also be ringing on unmuffled bells at 12.30pm to coincide with the national parades that are happening.
Beacons of Light
Barrowby Parish Council are taking part in the Beacons of Light Project are hoping to light a beacon in the Parish Burial Ground at 7pm on 11 November so that it will be seen over the Vale of Belvoir.
Poppies, Poppies, Poppies
Over remembrance weekend in Church there will be displays of knitted and crocheted poppies made by members of our congregation. There will be banners on the pillars and a “waterfall” of poppies cascading over the pulpit.
We will also be selling some of the poppies to raise funds for the Royal British Legion.
There will a Barrowby’s own Field of Poppies display of handcrafted poppies outside the Reading Room.