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Well Dressing Festivals
|Mon 5 - Sun 11 May||Newborough Well Dressing at Newborough|
|Sat 10 - Wed 14 May||Waingroves Well Dressing at Waingroves|
|Thu 15 - Fri 16 May||Swanwick Well Dressing at Swanwick|
|Thu 15 - Fri 16 May||Swanwick Well Dressing under Construction at Swanwick|
|Sat 17 - Mon 19 May||Etwall Well Dressing at Etwall|
|Tue 20 - Fri 23 May||Brackenfield Well Dressing under Construction at Brackenfield|
Find out more about this ancient custom by watching the well dressers working on the dressing.
Dore Scout & Guide Building, Rushley Road (S17 3EH)
(from Devonshire Terrace Road walk past Co-op and turn right. Take 1st left on Rushley Road and Scout Hut is approx 100 yards down road on left). Parking is available in car park in front of Scout Hut.
Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Chesterfield (01246 345777/8)
|Mon 30 Jun - Fri 4 Jul 2014||10:00 to 12:00 14:00 to 17:00|
Donations gratefully accepted.
SK 384711 53.23554 -1.42613
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select right hand lane and take 4th exit (A61 signposted Sheffield). At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco), select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A61). At next roundabout (Little Chef), select middle lane and take 3rd exit (A61). Follow A61 for approx 4½ miles and, at roundabout, stay in left lane and take 1st exit. Keep in left lane and, at next roundabout take 1st exit (B6054). Pass Bradway post office then turn right onto Twentywell Lane. Follow road to its end. At junction turn right (see Dore station on right), then turn immediately left onto Dore Road.
Take A617 to M1 motorway junction then follow directions from North/South.
Take A623 to Calver (from Chapel-en-le-Frith). At Calver Crossroads traffic lights turn left (A625), then right (signposted Froggatt). Follow A625 through Froggatt, past Grouse Inn. At junction turn left (A625). Take right turn onto A625 (signposted Sheffield). At junction bear right (A625). Follow road for approx 1½ miles. Turn right onto Whitelow Lane (becomes Townhead Road). Follow road into Dore.
: 5 miles from Sheffield station
- Cash Point
- Coach parties accepted
- Telephone (public)
- Children welcome
- Disabled access
- Smoking not allowed