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    Well Dressing, from 24 Aug 2013, free entry


    Jenny Vickers

    01433 631254


    S32 5QA

    Foolow Well Dressing

    Foolow Well Dressing

    Foolow Children's Well Dressing

    Foolow Children's Well Dressing



    This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. In Foolow, wells have been dressed for over 30 years, this year, 2 well dressings will be on show. Refreshments will be served in the village hall 10.30am to 4.30pm each day the wells are on show.

    Well Locations
    Both the wells are on the Village Green

    Blessing service 1pm August

    Nearest Tourist Information Centre
    Castleton (Tel: 01629 816572)

    On-site cateringPicnic site

    Children welcomeDisabled access

    Event details

    Dates Times
    Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug 2014


    Free entry

    Donations gratefully accepted.

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    date event
    Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug Foolow Well Dressing



    See location of Foolow on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SK 193761  Lat: 53.28151 Long: -1.71198

    Foolow is a small, picturesque village, situated in Derbyshire and the Peak District National Park, 2 miles west of Eyam and 6 miles North of Bakewell.


    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
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