Pulling together

Not strictly speaking a love story, but the women who have joined us in the red tent have shared their reasons for …

The Stories Archives

All the stories about Barrow memories, and tales of being in love, will be added to this section of the Love Project …

When Harry met Sally

We all know about Harry and Sally from the movies, but what love stories began on the streets of Barrow? How many …

Walney Pool, Barrow 1965

Rare Hot Summer Days

Barrow isn’t known for its balmy weather but when the sun shone in the 60s, Walney baths drew the crowds. A great …

The Lounge in Barrow

On the dance floor

Dancing has always been an important part of social life, and across the years, Barrow’s dance halls and clubs have come and …