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Skills handed down from generation to generation

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  1. Add Crich Well Dressing-CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Crich Well Dressing-CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    4 July 2020to11 July 2020

    Address:

    Crich, Derbyshire, S33 6AA

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Crich

    CANCELLED
    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.

  2. 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.

  3. Add Apperknowle Well Dressing - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Apperknowle Well Dressing - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    5 July 2020to12 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Apperknowle Methodist Church, High Street, Apperknowle, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 4BD

    Telephone:

    01246 415679

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Apperknowle, Dronfield

    There is one well dressing to see at Apperknowle and this is only the fourth time the well has been dressed in the village. Blessing service - Sunday 5 July 2020, 12.30pm at Apperknowle Methodist Church.

  4. Add Millthorpe Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Millthorpe Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    5 July 2020to10 July 2020Open 09:00 - 17:00

    Address:

    Near Royal Oak Pub, Cordwell Lane, Millthorpe, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 7WJ

    Telephone:

    0114 289 9303

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Millthorpe, Dronfield

    Find out more about this ancient Derbyshire custom by watching the well dressers at work. Only natural materials – plants, straw, berries, leaves – are used to create a picture. Venue – outside Royal Oak Pub, Cordwell Lane (S18 7WJ)

  5. Add Pleasley Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Pleasley Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    5 July 2020to10 July 2020Open 10:00 - 18:00

    Address:

    St Michael's Church, Church Lane, Pleasley, Mansfield, Derbyshire, NG19 7TD

    Telephone:

    01623 810035

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Pleasley, Mansfield

    An ancient custom that's only found in Derbyshire. Find out how a well dressing is created by watching the well dressers at work. Venue - The Pyddoke Room, St. Michael's Church, Church Lane, use small side door. (Don’t use postcode for satnav, see…

  6. Add Cutthorpe Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Cutthorpe Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    5 July 2020to10 July 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    Main Road, Cutthorpe, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 7AJ

    Telephone:

    01246 297749

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Chesterfield

    Find out more about the ancient custom of well dressing by watching the well dressers at work. In Cutthorpe, whole flower heads are used to dress the well rather than individual petals.

  7. Add Holmesfield Children's Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Holmesfield Children's Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    6 July 2020to9 July 2020Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Millennium Gardens, Main Road, Holmesfield, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 7WT

    Telephone:

    07796 932799

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Holmesfield, Dronfield

    We choose a commemorative topic that helps capture the children’s imagination and as many pieces of the children’s artwork as possible are included in the final design.

  8. Add Harthill Well Dressing - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Harthill Well Dressing - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2020to11 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Doctor Lane, Harthill, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26 7XL

    Telephone:

    01909 771328

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Sheffield

    The ancient custom of Well Dressing is only found in and around the borders of Derbyshire. Harthill dresses one well. Blessing service – Monday 6 July 2020, 7pm at bottom of Doctor Lane, opposite Harhill Primary School (S26 7XL).

  9. Add Belper Well Dressing-CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Belper Well Dressing-CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    9 July 2020to16 July 2020

    Address:

    Belper River Gardens, Matlock Road Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1BE

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Derbyshire,

    Belper Well dressing is an old tradition, it was first established in Belper in 1838, when the Mill Lane Well was dressed and in the following year four wells were dressed. The custom lapsed for The Second World War, but was revived in 1986.

  10. 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.

  11. Add Dronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Dronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    10 July 2020to17 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Carr Lane, Dronfield Woodhouse, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 8XF

    Telephone:

    0114 289 9030

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Dronfield

    This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials. One well is dressed in Dronfield Woodhouse. Blessing Service Friday 10 July 2020, 6.30pm at the well.

  12. Add Pleasley Well Dressing - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Pleasley Well Dressing - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2020to15 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    St Michael's Church, Church Lane, Pleasley, Mansfield, Derbyshire, NG19 7TD

    Telephone:

    01623 810035

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Pleasley, Mansfield

    An ancient custom that's only found in Derbyshire. Three wells are dressed in Pleasley. Also Flower Festival in Church. Blessing Service – Sunday 12 July 2020, 3pm outside St Michael's Church, Church Lane.

  13. Add Cutthorpe Well Dressing - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Cutthorpe Well Dressing - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2020to19 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Main Road, Cutthorpe, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 7AJ

    Telephone:

    01246 297749

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Chesterfield

    This ancient custom is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. Two wells to see. Blessing Service: Friday 10 July 2020, 6.30pm at Village Hall, Main Road (S42 7AJ).

  14. Add Holmesfield Children's Well Dressing - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Holmesfield Children's Well Dressing - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2020to17 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Millennium Gardens, Main Road, Holmesfield, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 7WT

    Telephone:

    07796 932799

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Holmesfield, Dronfield

    Working from their own design, the well dressing is brought together by the children of the Holmesfield community, Penny Acres Primary School and Holmesfield Scouts.

  15. 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

  16. Add Charlesworth Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Charlesworth Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2020to18 July 2020

    Address:

    Long Lane, Bridge Street, Charlesworth, Derbyshire, SK13 5ES

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Charlesworth

    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.

  17. Add Bamford Well Dressing-CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Bamford Well Dressing-CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    12 July 2020to19 July 2020

    Address:

    Bamford, Derbyshire, S33 0AR

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Bamford

    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 Gee Cross & District Community Well Dressing to your Itinerary

    Gee Cross & District Community Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    12 July 2020

    Address:

    Gee Cross, Greater Manchester, SK14 5LX

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Gee Cross

    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.

  19. Add Ault Hucknall and Rowthorne Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Ault Hucknall and Rowthorne Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    13 July 2020to17 July 2020Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Ault Hucknall Farm, Ault Hucknall, Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 5QH

    Telephone:

    01246 850608

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Doe Lea, Chesterfield

    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. At Ault Hucknall and Rowthorne, visitors can take part completing the dressing and children are…

  20. Add Clowne Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    Clowne Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    13 July 2020to17 July 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    Clowne Methodist Hall, North Road, Clowne, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 4PF

    Telephone:

    01246 812035

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Clowne, Chesterfield

    Come and see the volunteers constructing the well dressings at Clowne and find out more about this ancient custom that’s unique to Derbyshire. Venue – Methodist Church, North Road (S43 4PF).