Its principal task is to monitor proposals which might impact on the historic core and traditions of Howden.
Howden is a market town that is situated close to the River Ouse. Its history, like many other market towns, has been greatly influenced by its position and its transport links.
The Isle of Axholme consists of twelve parishes:-
Althorpe, Amcotts, Belton, Crowle, Eastoft, Epworth, Garthorpe, Haxey, Luddington, Owsten, West Butterwick and Wroot.
A website devoted to local and family history in East Yorkshire
Memories of Swinefleet, historic photographs of the village of Swinefleet.