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  1. Elmton Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    24 June 2020to25 June 2020Open 10:30 - 16:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    07724 131027

    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, both dried and fresh.

  2. Old Whittington Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    27 June 2020to4 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    07828 289981

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Chesterfield

    The well dressing is located on The Green so that people can see it from the main road and at the Gala Day on Saturday 27 June 2020. A group of 12-14 ladies work five solid days to do the picture. No blessing service will be held.

  3. Elmton Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    27 June 2020to9 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

    St Peter's Church, Markland Lane, Elmton, Worksop, Derbyshire, S80 4LX

    Telephone:

    07724 131027

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Elmton, Worksop

    The ancient custom of Well Dressing is only found in Derbyshire Three wells are dressed in Elmton. Blessing Service – Friday 26 June 2020, 7pm at St Peter's Church (S80 4LX)

  4. Whitwell Well Dressing Under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    29 June 2020to3 July 2020Open 19:00 - 21:00

    Address:

    1st Whitwell Scout and Guide HQ, Recreation Ground off Welbeck Street, Whitwell, Worksop, Derbyshire, 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 Road (S80 4TP).

  5. Apperknowle Well Dressing under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    29 June 2020to3 July 2020Various Opening Times

    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 2020 well dressing at Apperknowle and find out more about this ancient custom that’s unique to Derbyshire. Venue – Methodist Church, High Street, Apperknowle (S18 4BD)

  6. Coal Aston Well Dressing under Construction

    Dates

    From:
    29 June 2020to2 July 2020Various Opening Times
    From:
    3 July 2020Open 10:00 - 14:00

    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)

  7. Dore Well Dressing Under Construction - CANCELLED

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2020to2 July 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    0114 236 0332

    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)

  8. Dore Well Dressing - CANCELLED

    Dates

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

    Address:

    Village Green, Savage Lane, Dore, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3GW

    Telephone:

    0114 236 0332

    Type

    Type:

    Well Dressing

    Dore, Sheffield

    This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. Dore villagers have been dressing wells since 1959. Blessing Service – Sunday 5 July 2020, 3pm on Dore Village Green (S17 3GW).

  9. Whitwell Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    4 July 2020to11 July 2020Open 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 50 years. Two wells are dressed. Blessing Service – Saturday 4 July 2020, 3pm at The Square (S80 4QR).

  10. Wessington Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    4 July 2020to6 July 2020Open 09:00 - 19:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    07743 297651

    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 four wells. Blessing Service - Saturday 4 July 2020, 10am at Christ Church (DE55 6DP).

  11. Coal Aston Well Dressing

    Dates

    From:
    4 July 2020to9 July 2020Open 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 4 July 2020, 1.45pm at the well.

  12. Apperknowle Well Dressing

    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.

  13. Millthorpe Well Dressing Under Construction

    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)

  14. Cutthorpe Well Dressing Under Construction

    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.

  15. Pleasley Well Dressing Under Construction

    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…

  16. Holmesfield Children's Well Dressing Under Construction

    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.

  17. Harthill Well Dressing

    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).

  18. Millthorpe Well Dressing

    Dates

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

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    0114 289 9303

    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 10 July 2020, 7.30pm at the well site.

  19. Dronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing

    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.

  20. Holmesfield Children's Well Dressing

    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.

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