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Well Dressing, Thu 14 - Sun 17 Jul 2016, free entry

Upper Langwith Well Dressing

Upper Langwith Well Dressing

Contact

Peter Hoyland

01623 743241

Address

Scarcliffe Lanes,
Upper Langwith,
MANSFIELD,
NG20 9RH

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Mon 11 - Tue 12 Jul Upper Langwith Well Dressing under Construction
Thu 14 - Sun 17 Jul Upper Langwith Well Dressing

Details

This ancient custom is almost unique to Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells using only natural materials. Upper Langwith began dressing wells in 1992 to keep up the tradition in Derbyshire. Refreshments are served in the Community Hall 10 am-5 pm.

Well Locations
Holy Cross Church (NG20 9RF)
Children's Well by Primary School

Blessing Service
Thursday 14 July 2016, 10.00am at Holy Cross Church, Rectory Road (NG20 9RF)

Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Chesterfield (Tel:01246 345777/8)

Baby changing facilitiesOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPostbox

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 14 - Sun 17 Jul 2016 09:00 to 19:00

Prices

Free entry

Donations gratefully accepted.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 384711  Lat: 53.23554 Long: -1.42613

From North/South
Follow A60 south from Worksop or north from Mansfield. At Cuckney follow A632 west through Langwith. Once through Langwith take 1st left towards Shirebrook (on sharp right hand bend). Then take 1st right fork (unclassified road) and Church is set back from road on right.

From East
Follow A616 west from Ollerton to junction with A60. Turn south on A60 towards Mansfield and, at Cuckney, take A632 west through Langwith. Once through Langwith take 1st left towards Shirebrook (on sharp right hand bend). Then take 1st right fork and Church is set back from road on right.

From West
Follow A632 east from Chesterfield to Bolsover. Continue following A632 through Bolsover and Hillstown to staggered crossroads with traffic lights. Turn left and immediately right to continue on A632. Continue on A632 for just over 1 mile and take right fork signposted Shirebrook. Follow road, passing Devonshire Arms pub on right, then take 1st left fork, follow road for approx 1 mile and Church is set back from road on left.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access