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Ropewalk artist holds Grimsby exhibition

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An exhibition by Barton upon Humber artist Richard Hatfield has just opened at Grimsby’s Abbey Walk Gallery. The joint exhibition “Spirited Earth – Landscape” with East Riding artist Rob Moore has already received many plaudits from art lovers across the area.

The Ropewalk welcomes artist Keith Woodcock

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Keith Woodcock, a new resident in The Ropewalk’s artists’ studios, has recently exhibited four paintings at the Guild of Aviation Artists annual exhibition, featuring 435 entries, held in the Mall Galleries in London. Two of his works won awards and another was highly commended.

Torrential rain fails to dampen Waterside Food Festival spirits

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Torrential rain failed to deter visitors to the second Waterside Food Festival held along The Ropewalk Promenade in Barton upon Humber. Despite the leaden skies more than 1,000 visitors were attracted to the event.

The Ropewalk hosts Waterside Food Festival

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The second of the two Food Festivals being held in Barton upon Humber this year takes place on Sunday, August 10. The Ropewalk Promenade is once again the setting for the second Waterside Food Festival and will see food producers from across the region setting up their stalls along its length tempting visitors with the […]

Fourth North Lincolnshire Print Open

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The fourth biennial North Lincolnshire Print Open at The Ropewalk in Barton upon Humber has just opened to critical acclaim at a Preview Evening which attracted more than 100 art lovers. A silk screen, 2, by Amie Andrews of Cleethorpes was the unanimous choice for the selectors’ prize chosen by Melvyn Petterson and Alf Ludlam […]

Barton Food Festival

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Final preparations are underway for the first of two Food Festivals being held in Barton this year. Six months after the final Barton Farmers’ Market, producers return to King Street for the Barton Food Festival which will take place between 9am and 3pm.

Cleethorpes born printmaker unveils exhibition at The Ropewalk

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An exhibition by Cleethorpes born printmaker Melvyn Petterson has just opened at The Ropewalk in Barton upon Humber. The exhibition, which runs until Sunday, June 1, features work by Melvyn who studied at Grimsby School of Art before moving on to Camberwell School of Art in London.

The Ropewalk seeks entries for its Open Print Exhibition

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The Ropewalk in Barton upon Humber is hosting its biennial Open Print Exhibition during the summer months. The exhibition, which runs from Saturday, June 7, to Sunday, September 7, will be held in both GalleryOne and Artspace and will feature a comprehensive range of what is best in contemporary printmaking, said Ropewalk Director and Exhibitions […]

Ropewalk Open Day a success

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The Ropewalk’s Open day, held earlier this month, attracted more than 500 visitors curious to find out what did go on behind the scenes of their quarter-mile long building in Barton upon Humber. The corridors along the length of the Maltkiln Road building were full of activity as those curious to see what went on […]

The Ropewalk opens its doors on Saturday, April 5

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This is the second time that The Ropewalk has held such an open day and Managing Director Liz Bennet is hoping that this year’s event will be just, if not more, successful than the first open day two years ago. “We want to show visitors exactly what goes on daily behind the doors of this […]

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