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Pleasley Well Dressing Under Construction

Type:Well in the Making

St Michael's Church
Church Lane
Pleasley
Nottinghamshire
NG19 7TD
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Tel07852 106169

Pleasley Well Dressing under construction

About

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. Find out how a well dressing is created by watching the well dressers at work. After claying the board, work will begin on outlining and 'colouring in' the design using a wide variety of materials in addition to flower petals.

Venue
The Well will be dressed in the Pyddoke Room, accessed through St. Michael's Church, Church Lane, Pleasley . Please use small side door.
Please use map or directions as postcode will take you to the wrong place

Guide Prices

Admission free, donations gratefully accepted

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access

Children

  • Children welcome

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted

Opening Times

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

From North/South Leave M1at junction 29 and follow A617 towards Mansfield for approx 3¾ miles. At roundabout take 2nd exit B6407 (Common Lane). Take 1st road on right (Outgang Lane) and 1st right again (Church Lane). Church is approx. 100 yards down road on right.

 

From East Follow A617 from Mansfield to Pleasley roundabout. Take 4th exit B6407 (Common Lane). Take 1st road on right (Outgang Lane) and 1st right again (Church Lane). Church is approx. 100 yards down road on right.

 

From West Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Matalan) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Stay in left land and, at traffic lights go straight on. Select right hand lane and, at roundabout take 3rd exit. At next roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). Follow A617 to M1 roundabout, select left lane and take 3rd exit (A617 towards Mansfield), then follow route from North/South.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train station Mansfield 3 miles away

Pronto bus from Chesterfield Coach Station twice per hour. Bus stops in village so will need to take footpath across A617 to reach Church.

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