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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|
This ancient custom is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. At Millthorpe, there is one well dressing on show and the well has been dressed since 1979.
Outside Royal Oak Pub at junction of Millthorpe Lane and Cordwell Lane (B6051)
Friday 11 July 2014, 7.30 pm outside the Royal Oak, Millthorpe Lane.
Nearest Visitor Information Centre
Chesterfield (Tel: 01246 345777/8)
|Sat 12 - Sun 20 Jul 2014||09:00 to 19:00|
Donations gratefully received.
SK 314764 53.28364 -1.53048
Leave M1 motorway at Junction 29 and take A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select right lane and take 2nd exit. Keep in right hand lane and go straight on through traffic lights and round 'Crooked Spire' Church. Select right hand lane. At traffic lights go straight on. Keep to right hand lane as approach large roundabout with car park in middle. Follow signs to Sheffield round roundabout. At mini roundabout take 1st exit (B6051). Follow road to Barlow (approx 3 miles). Continue through Barlow village into Millthorpe (approx 1½ miles).
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway. Then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 2nd exit, turning left into Rutland Road. Select right hand lane and turn right at traffic lights. Follow road straight on through all traffic lights. At roundabout select left lane and take 2nd exit passing multi storey car park on left. At mini roundabout take 1st exit (B6051), then follow directions from North/South.
: 5 miles from Chesterfield station
- Children welcome
- Disabled access