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  1. Apperknowle Well Dressing under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    25 June 2018to27 June 2018Various Opening Times
    From:
    28 June 2018to29 June 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 415679

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Appperknowle, Dronfield

    Come and see the volunteers constructing the 2018 well dressings at Apperknowle and find out more about this ancient custom that’s unique to Derbyshire. Venue – Methodist Church, High Street, Apperknowle (S18 4BD)

  2. Elmton Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2018to28 June 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    The Old School Room (Adjacent to Church), Markland Lane, Elmton, Worksop, Derbyshire, S80 4LU

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Elmton, Worksop

    Find out more about this ancient Derbyshire custom by watching the well dressers at work, from outlining the design to ‘colouring in’ the picture using only natural materials. Venue – the Old School Room (adjacent to St Peter’s Church), Markland...

  3. Elmton Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    30 June 2018to15 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Opposite Elm Tree Farm, Elmton, Worksop, Derbyshire, S80 4LS

    Telephone:

    01909 720346

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Worksop

    The ancient custom of Well Dressing is only found in Derbyshire Three wells are dressed in Elmton. Blessing Service – Friday 29 June 2018 7pm at St Peter's Church (S80 4LS)

  4. Old Whittington Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    30 June 2018to7 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Church Street North, Old Whittington, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 9QP

    Telephone:

    07828 289981

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Chesterfield

    An ancient custom only found in Derbyshire. Well dressing is the art of decorating wells with pictures made from natural materials. Blessing Service – Friday 29 June 2018, 7pm at St Bartholomew's Church, Church Street North (S41 9QP)

  5. Apperknowle Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2018to7 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 415679

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Apperknowle

    This ancient custom is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. One well is dressed at Apperknowle. Blessing Sunday 1 July 2018, 12 noon at Methodist Church.

  6. Dore Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2018to6 July 2018

    Address:

    The Scout Hut, Rushley Road, Dore, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3EH

    Telephone:

    07368 315755

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Dore, Sheffield

    An ancient custom that's all but unique to Derbyshire.. The best way to find out how we create a wall dressing is to come along and watch us at work. Venue – The Scout Hut, Rushely road (off top of Dore Road, continuation of Limb Lane (S17 3EH)

  7. Whitwell Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2018to6 July 2018Open 19:00 - 21:00

    Address:

    1st Whitwell Scout and Guide HQ, Recreation Ground, Whitwell, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 4TP

    Telephone:

    01909 723092

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Whitwell, Worksop

    An ancient custom that's only found in Derbyshire. The best way to find out how we dress a well is to come along and watch us at work. Venue – 1st Whitwell Scout and Guide HQ, Recreation Ground, off Welbeck Street (S80 4TP)

  8. Coal Aston Well Dressing under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2018to6 July 2018Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Coal Aston Village Hall, Eckington Road, Coal Aston, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 3AX

    Telephone:

    01246 414746

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Coal Aston, Dronfield

    Find out more about this ancient Derbyshire custom by watching the well dressers at work. Only natural materials – plants, pebbles, seeds, cones, etc – are used to create a picture. Venue – Coal Aston Village Hall, Eckington Road (S18 3AX)

  9. Whitwell Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to14 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    The Square, Whitwell, WORKSOP, Nottinghamshire, S80 4QR

    Telephone:

    01909 723092

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    WORKSOP

    This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. The 1st Whitwell Scout and Guide Group has been creating well dressings for over 40 years. Two wells are dressed. Blessing Service – Saturday 7 July 2018, 3pm in The Square (S80 4QR)

  10. Wessington Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to9 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Christ Church, Matlock Road, Wessington, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 6DP

    Telephone:

    01773 833063

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Wessington, Alfreton

    This ancient custom is only found in Derbyshire and is the process of making pictures using only natural materials. Wessington dresses five wells. Blessing Service Saturday 7 July 2018, 10.30am at Christ Church (DE55 6DP)

  11. Coal Aston Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to12 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Eckington Road (Opposite the Village Hall), Coal Aston, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 3AX

    Telephone:

    01246 414746

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Dronfield

    The ancient custom of Well Dressing is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. Coal Aston dresses one well. Blessing Service – Saturday 7 July 2018, 1.30pm at the well.

  12. Millthorpe Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to13 July 2018Open 09:30 - 17:00

    Address:

    Outside Royal Oak, Cordwell Lane, Millthorpe, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 7WJ

    Telephone:

    0114 262 1699

    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)

  13. Pleasley Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    8 July 2018to13 July 2018Various Opening Times

    Address:

    St Michael's Church, Church Lane, Pleasley, Nottinghamshire, NG19 7TD

    Telephone:

    01623 810035

    Type

    Type:

    Well in the Making

    Pleasley

    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 – Pyddoke Room, St. Michael's Church, Church Lane, use small side door. (don’t use postcode for satnav, see map).

  14. Dore Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    8 July 2018Open 15:00 - 19:00
    From:
    9 July 2018to15 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Village Green, Dore, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3GU

    Telephone:

    07368 315755

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Sheffield

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. This is the 49th year that Dore villagers have been dressing wells. Blessing Service – Sunday 8 July 2018, at 3pm on Dore Village Green (S17 3GU)

  15. Harthill Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    9 July 2018to14 July 2018Open 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 9 July 2018, 7pm at bottom of Doctor Lane, opposite Harhill Primary School (S26 7XL)

  16. Upper Langwith Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    12 July 2018to15 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    Holy Cross Church, Upper Langwith, Mansfield, Derbyshire, NG20 9RE

    Telephone:

    01623 743241

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Mansfield

    This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. Upper Langwith dresses two wells. Blessing Service – Thursday 12 July 2018 at Holy Cross Church, Rectory Road (NG20 9RE) Time to be confirmed

  17. Dronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    13 July 2018to20 July 2018Open 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 13 July 2018, 6.30pm at the well.

  18. Cutthorpe Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    13 July 2018to21 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 620314

    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 13 July 2018 at 6.30pm at Village Hall, Main Road S42 7AJ

  19. Pleasley Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2018to18 July 2018Open 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 15 July 2018, 3pm outside St Michael's Church (don’t use postcode for satnav, see map).

  20. Millthorpe Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2018to22 July 2018Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    0114 262 1699

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Millthorpe, Dronfield

    The ancient custom of Well Dressing is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. Blessing Service – Friday 13 July 2018, 7.30pm at the well site.

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