Sundial in the Millennium Park
The Navigation Inn
Holy Trinity Church
Canal and Towpath in 2007
Barrow Allotments
Crowds on the Soar Bridge at the Dragon Boat Festival 2009
High Street and the Railway Bridge
The Old Weir and Towpath Bridge
Jerusalem Island
Barrow High Street from the Railway Bridge
Town End
Summer fun on the river at Barrow Boating
Barrow Deep Lock during the freeze in February 2012
Barrow Town football ground during the freeze in February 2012
Sunrise at the Barrow Sundial
View upstream from Barrow Deep Lock


Welcome to the Barrow upon Soar Village Website.  The site is for the people of Barrow and is a direct replacement for the LeicestershireVillages.com website for Barrow upon Soar, which is due to be closed down soon by Leicestershire County Council.

All information which is on the LeicestershireVillages.com site has been copied onto this new site, and in many places the features have been improved. We hope you like it. If you do spot any omissions or mistakes, please let us know using the 'Contact Us' form.

If you would like to add your Event, News or a Picture, please send the details via the 'Contact Us' form.

You can be registered on the site so that you can update your own page, or we can do that for you.

Alternatively, and for any other questions about the site, please contact any one of your Volunteer Site Administrators via the 'Contact Us' form.

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Upcoming Events

Date: Wednesday 28 September 2016      Time:- 15:15
Summary: Methodist Church: for accompanied children from babies to Year 6
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Rhyme Time in Barrow Library
Date: Friday 30 September 2016      Time:- 10:30
Summary: Rhymes and songs for ages 3 and under
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Mini Market & Coffee Morning
Date: Saturday 1 October 2016      Time:- 10:00
Summary: Methodist Church
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Crochet Club
Date: Saturday 1 October 2016      Time:- 12:00
Summary: Methodist Church
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New Horizons
Date: Monday 3 October 2016      Time:- 14:00
Summary: Barrow upon Soar Bereavement Support Group
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Art Self Help Group
Date: Monday 3 October 2016      Time:- 19:00
Summary: Art Self Help Group evening sessio
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Parish Council Meeting
Date: Tuesday 4 October 2016      Time:- 19:15
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Latest News

Posted 28-09-2016

The Soaring Dragons dragon boat racing team brought home their first trophy in their racing debut at the BDA’s National Cup Finals on the 25th of September, winning the 500m Open Plate Final.


Posted 10-09-2016

Barrow Panto Group are performing the Murder Mystery "A Blow to the Head" at Humphrey Perkins Community Centre on Saturday 8th October, starting at 7:30pm.


Posted 09-09-2016

This Autumn, Barrow Community Library is hosting a series of Monday Evening Talks.

Monday 26th September - The Dogs Trust
Monday 31st October - Sex & Sensibilty
Monday 28th November - National Trust Stoneywell


Posted 26-08-2016

Thursday Afternoons 1:30pm starting 13th October.

Thursday Evenings 6:30pm starting 13th October.


Posted 23-08-2016

Saturday Stories will now be weekly with the first session on 3rd September.



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Last Updated. 06-May-2016 By Keith