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  1. Add Buxton Well Dressing Festival to your Itinerary

    Buxton Well Dressing Festival

    Dates

    From:
    4 July 2020to12 July 2020Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Derbyshire, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6RD

    Telephone:

    01298 72230

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Buxton

    Ancient Derbyshire tradition of Wells Dressing.

  2. Add Pilsley Well Dressing-CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Pilsley Well Dressing-CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    9 July 2020to16 July 2020

    Address:

    Pilsley, Derbyshire, DE45 1UL

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Pilsley

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials.

  3. Add Great Longstone Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Great Longstone Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2020to18 July 2020

    Address:

    Great Longstone, Derbyshire, DE45 1TZ

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Great Longstone

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials

  4. Add Little Longstone Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Little Longstone Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    13 July 2020to18 July 2020

    Address:

    Little Longstone, Derbyshire, DE45 1NN

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Little Longstone

    An ancient custom that's only found in Derbyshire. At its simplest, well dressing is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials.

  5. Add Chadkirk Chapel Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Chadkirk Chapel Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2020to25 July 2020

    Address:

    Chadkirk, Romiley, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 3LD

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Stockport

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials.

  6. Add Bonsall Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Bonsall Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    25 July 2020to1 Aug 2020

    Address:

    Bonsall, Derbyshire, DE4 2AY

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Bonsall

    This ancient custom is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials.
    Bonsall has in the past had up to eight dressed wells around the village, all different shapes and sizes.

  7. Add Bradwell Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Bradwell Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2020to8 Aug 2020

    Address:

    Bradwell, Derbyshire, S33 9HJ

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Bradwell

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials

  8. Add Taddington Well Dressing-CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Taddington Well Dressing-CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    22 Aug 2020to28 Aug 2020

    Address:

    Taddington, Derbyshire, SK17 9UD

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Taddington

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials

  9. Add Making the Holymoorside Well Dressings to your Itinerary

    Making the Holymoorside Well Dressings

    Dates

    From:
    22 Aug 2020to26 Aug 2020Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Loads Rd, Holymoorside, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 7EJ

    Telephone:

    07792335341

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Chesterfield

    Well Dressings are a unique and ancient Derbyshire tradition consisting of pictures made of flowers, petals and leaves pressed into clay-covered boards.
    The first record of well dressing in Holymoorside is in the 'Derbyshire Courier' in 1848,…

  10. Add Holymoorside Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Holymoorside Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    27 Aug 2020to13 Sept 2020Open 07:00 - 23:00

    Address:

    Loads Rd, Holymoorside, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 7EJ

    Telephone:

    07792 335341

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Chesterfield

    Well Dressings are a unique and ancient Derbyshire tradition consisting of pictures made of flowers, petals and leaves pressed into clay-covered boards. The first record of well dressing in Holymoorside is in the 'Derbyshire Courier' in 1848,…

  11. Add Foolow Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Foolow Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2020to6 Sept 2020

    Address:

    Foolow, Derbyshire, S32 5QA

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Foolow

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials

  12. Add Eyam Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Eyam Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2020to5 Sept 2020

    Address:

    Eyam, de, S32 5QW

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Eyam

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials

  13. Add Wormhill Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Wormhill Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2020to5 Sept 2020

    Address:

    Wormhill, Nr Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 8SL

    Telephone:

    01298 871907

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Nr Buxton

    Wormhill has two well dressings, the James Brindley Memorial Well and Churchyard Well. Home made refreshments served throughout the week. Various activities throughout the week- see Facebook or local publicity.

  14. Add Chesterfield Well Dressing under Construction to your Itinerary

    Chesterfield Well Dressing under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2020to11 Sept 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    Pavements Shopping Centre, off Low Pavement, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1PB

    Telephone:

    01246 345777

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Chesterfield

    Find out how a well dressing is made by watching the well dressers at work, 10am – 4pm. Venues – Pavements Shopping Centre (next to Massarella's) (S40 1PA) and ‘Crooked Spire’ Church Porch (S40 1XJ)

    Venue

    Crooked Spire Church, Chesterfield

  15. Add Spital Cemetery Well Dressing Under Construction to your Itinerary

    Spital Cemetery Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2020to11 Sept 2020

    Address:

    Cemetery Lodge, Hady Hill, Spital, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 0DZ

    Telephone:

    07980 452838

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Spital, Chesterfield

    This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire and is the art of decorating wells or springs with pictures made from natural materials. Come along and watch the well dressers at work to find out how a well dressing is created, how long it takes and why…

  16. Add Spital Cemetery Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Spital Cemetery Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2020to19 Sept 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Cemetery Lodge, Hady Hill, Spital, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 0DZ

    Telephone:

    07980 452838

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Spital, Chesterfield

    This will be the fourth year that we have created a well dressing. The site where the dressing is on display in the cemetery is where there was once a well that served the monks who ran the leper hospital that gave Spital its name. There is no…

  17. Add Hartington Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Hartington Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2020to19 Sept 2020

    Address:

    Hartington, Derbyshire, SK17 0AS

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Hartington

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials

  18. Add Tapton Lock Well Dressing Under Construction to your Itinerary

    Tapton Lock Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2020to13 Sept 2020

    Address:

    Tapton Lock Activity Centre, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7JB

    Telephone:

    01302 439081

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Chesterfield

    The Don Catchment Rivers Trust will be making a small well dressing that will refelect the importance of water to the river and give thanks to the wildlife it provides for.

  19. Add Chesterfield Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Chesterfield Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2020to19 Sept 2020Various Opening Times

    Address:

    The Town Pump, Chesterfield Market, Market Place, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1PB

    Telephone:

    01246 345777

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Market Place, Chesterfield

    Chesterfield began well dressing in 1864 when the Town Pump in Market Place was decorated after a very dry summer. Blessing Service on Saturday 7 September 2019, 10am at ‘Crooked Spire’ Church (S40 1XJ). Two wells on show plus a well dressing at…

  20. Add Tapton Lock Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Tapton Lock Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2020to25 Sept 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    Tapton Lock Activity Centre, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7JB

    Telephone:

    01302 439081

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Chesterfield

    This is the first well dressing by the Don Catchment Rivers Trust which is in place for the Tapton Lock Festival. No blessing service will be held.