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Well Dressing Calendar 2016

Details are regularly updated - please check again near the date of the event
While every care is taken to ensure accuracy, the compilers can accept no responsibility for errors, omissions or last minute changes
START DATE END DATE VENUE DEDICATION WELLS IN THE MAKING
February 6 February 13 Marsden
April 29 May 3 Malvern
The Malvern Spa Well Dressing Weekend has up to 40 decorated wells in and around the Malvern Hills, just a few of which may have Derbyshire style Well Dressing boards.
April 30 May 30 Upwey
May 2 May 7 Newborough May 2, 10:30a.m.
May 5 May 11 Tissington May 5, 11:00a.m. May 2 to 4, 10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. approx
From May 5 Bisley
The Ascension Day Well Dressing at Bisley in Gloucestershire is a regular annual event with a long history, although the dressings do not take the typical Derbyshire form of pictorial petalled boards.
May 7 May 11 Waingroves May 7, 11:00a.m. May 4 to 5, 11:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
May 7 May 13 Milford
May 8 May 11 Ashwell (Herts) May 8, 12:00noon (approx)
May 14 May 15 Kedleston Hall Demonstration during the event.
The dates shown are those of the Derbyshire Food and Drink Fair. This has regularly included a Well Dressing in past years and may do so again in 2016. An admission charge to the Fair is payable.
May 15 May 22 Ripley May 15, 10:30a.m.
Although advertised as a Well Dressing, the display takes the form of a collage rather than a traditional Derbyshire style dressing. The display is closed and locked overnight.
May 21 May 23 Etwall May 21, 12:00noon (TBC) May 16 to 20, various times. In addition, a demonstration Well Dressing is made on the Saturday and Sunday of the main event.
The dressing at the Primary School will not be accessible on Monday, May 23.
May 21 May 26 Swanwick May 21, 12:00noon May 18 to 20, 10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.
May 21 May 29 Ashford-in-the-Water May 22, 3:00p.m. May 14 to 20, various times
Probable event around May 21 Frome May 21, 9:30a.m.
This event has taken place regularly in recent years and is expected to do so again in 2016.
May 28 May 30 Brackenfield May 29, 6:30p.m. May 25 to 27, 10:00a.m. to 6:00p.m.
May 28 May 30 Endon May 28, 1:30p.m. (TBC)
May 28 June 1 Wirksworth May 28, 10:45a.m. May 23 to 27, various times
May 28 June 4 Middleton May 28, 6:30p.m. (TBC) May 23 to 27, various times
May 28 June 4 Monyash May 28, 2:00p.m. (TBC) May 23 to 27, various times
June 10 June 12 Chester Green June 10, 1:30p.m. (TBC)
June 10 (evening) June 18 Tintwistle June 10, 7:00p.m. June 6 to 9, various times
June 11 June 16 Disley Opening ceremony June 11, 2:15p.m.; service June 12, 2:00p.m.
June 11 June 17 Compstall June 11, 10:00a.m. June 6 to 10, 10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.
June 12 June 18 Marston Montgomery June 12, 2:00p.m. June 6 to 11, evenings
June 12 June 19 Cressbrook June 12, 2:00p.m.
June 17 (afternoon) June 23 Norbury June 17, 1:45p.m.
June 18 June 24 Edlaston, Wyaston June 18, 2:00p.m.
June 18 June 25 Biddulph Moor June 18, 1:45p.m. June 14 to 17, 11:00a.m. to 3:30p.m.
June 18 June 26 Flash June 18, approx 2:30p.m., following the Teapot Parade
June 18 June 26 Litton June 19, 3:00p.m. June 10 to 17, various times
June 18 June 26 Tideswell June 19, TBA June 13 to 17, various times
June 24 June 26 Tibshelf
The dates shown are those of the Flower Festival. This has often included a Well Dressing in the past, and may do so again in 2016.
June 24 (evening) June 30 Holywell June 24, 6:30p.m.
June 24 (evening) July 3 Crosspool June 24, 7:00p.m. (TBC) June 22 to 25, various times
June 24 July 3 Elmton June 24, 7:00p.m. June 21 to 23, 9:30a.m. to 12:30p.m. and 1:30p.m. to 4:30p.m.
June 24 (evening) July 3 Old Whittington June 24, 7:00p.m.
June 25 June 30 Youlgrave June 25, 2:30p.m. June 21 to 24, various times
June 25 July 1 Middle Mayfield June 25, 2:00p.m.
June 25 July 2 Buxworth June 25, 12:00noon (TBC) June 20 to 24, various times
June 25 July 2 Mellor June 25, 1:30p.m.
June 25 July 2 Rowsley June 26, 10:00a.m. (TBC) June 20 to 24, various times
June 25 July 3 Bakewell June 26, 2:30p.m.
June 25 July 3 Derby June 25, TBA
June 25 July 3 Hope June 26, 7:00p.m. (TBC) June 22 to 24, various times
Possible event around June 25 Chellaston July 26, 10:30a.m. (TBC)
The dates shown are those of a possible Flower Festival. At the time of writing this event had not been confirmed for 2016, but it has been a regular biennial event in recent years. If held, it is likely to be accompanied by a Well Dressing.
June 26 July 3 Whaley Bridge June 26, 2:30p.m. June 18 to 25, 10:30a.m. to 4:30p.m.
July 2 July 4 Wessington July 2, 10:00a.m. June 27 to July 1, during the day
July 2 July 7 Aston-upon-Trent July 2, 11:00a.m. June 27 to July 1, 2:00p.m. to 5:00p.m. and 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m.
July 2 July 8 Coal Aston July 2, 1:45p.m. June 27 to July 1, 10:00a.m. to 12:00noon, 2:00p.m. to 4:00p.m and 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m., finishing about 5:00p.m. on Friday.
July 2 July 9 Dore July 2, 3:00p.m. (TBC)
July 2 July 10 Bollington July 2, 11:30a.m. June 28 to July 1, various times
July 2 July 10 Chapel-en-le-Frith July 3, TBA June 28 to July 1, daytime and evening, finishing early Friday afternoon
July 2 July 10 Hathersage July 3, 6:00p.m.
July 2 July 10 Hoylandswaine TBA
July 2 July 10 Whitwell July 2, 2:30p.m. June 27 to July 1, from 7:00p.m.
July 3 July 10 Walkley July 3, 10:30a.m. June 30 to July 2, 10:00a.m. to 3:00p.m.
July 3 July 11 Buxton July 3, 2:00p.m. June 29 to July 1, various times
July 4 (evening) July 10 Harthill July 4, 7:00p.m.
July 6 (evening) July 16 Peak Forest July 6, 7:00p.m. (TBC) July 4 to 6, during the day
July 8 (evening) July 17 Cutthorpe July 8, 6:30p.m. July 1 to 8, during the day
Probable event around July 8 Unstone
This event has taken place regularly in recent years and is expected to do so again in 2016, but at the time of writing had not been confirmed.
July 9 July 13 Pleasley July 10, 3:00p.m. July 3 to 8, 10:00a.m. to 6:00p.m.
July 9 July 16 Brown Edge
July 9 July 17 Bamford July 10, 6:00p.m. July 4 to 8, various times
July 9 July 17 Charlesworth (village) July 10, 10:30a.m. July 3 to 7, 10:00a.m. to 3:00p.m.
Wells at the Church of the Immaculate Conception are dressed from July 16.
July 9 July 17 Hayfield July 10, 2:00p.m. July 5 to 8, various times
Dedication at Little Hayfield July 10, 5:00p.m.; at Hill Houses July 11, 6:30p.m.
July 9 July 17 Over Haddon July 9, 11:00a.m. July 2 to 8, daytime and evening with breaks for meals
July 9 July 17 Sutton Lane Ends July 9, 12:00noon (TBC)
July 10 July 15 Gee Cross July 10, 2:00p.m following parade.
July 10 July 17 Broomfield July 10, 3:30p.m.
July 10 July 17 Burngreave Cemetery July 10, 12:00noon July 8 to 9, from 2:00p.m.
July 14 July 17 Upper Langwith July 14, 10:00a.m. July 11 to 12, 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
July 14 July 21 Pilsley (near Bakewell) July 14, 7:00p.m. July 11 to 13, various times
July 15 (evening) July 22 Dronfield Woodhouse July 15, 6:30p.m.
July 15 (evening) July 24 Millthorpe July 15, 7:30p.m. July 10 to 15, 9:30a.m. to 5:00p.m.
Probable event around July 15 Holmesfield July 15, 3:00p.m. (TBC)
This event has taken place regularly in recent years and is expected to do so again in 2016, but at the time of writing had not been confirmed.
July 16 (afternoon) July 20 Belper July 17, 2:15p.m.
July 16 July 22 Crich July 16, 12:15p.m.
July 16 July 22 West Hallam July 16, 1:30p.m.
July 16 July 23 Charlesworth Church of the Immaculate Conception July 17, 9:15a.m. July 12 to 15, 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
Wells in Charlesworth village are dressed from July 8.
July 16 July 23 Great Longstone July 16, 2:00p.m.
July 16 July 23 Heath July 16, 2:00p.m. July 11 to 15, various times
July 16 July 23 Little Longstone July 16, 1:15p.m.
July 16 July 24 Ault Hucknall, Rowthorne July 17, 11:00a.m. (TBC) July 11 to 15, various times
Probable event on July 16 (11:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.) Beeston
The date shown is that of the Broxtowe Community Celebration. This has regularly included a Well Dressing in past years and is expected to do so again in 2016.
July 21 July 28 Uttoxeter July 21, TBA
July 22 July 29 Killamarsh July 22, 11:00a.m.
July 23 July 30 Clowne July 23, 10:00a.m. July 18 to 22, during the day. Also a demonstration dressing as part of a family event in Clowne Linear Park on July 24.
July 23 August 1 Stoney Middleton July 23, 3:00p.m. July 20 to 22, 11:00a.m. to 10:00p.m.
July 30 August 5 Bonsall July 31, 10:15a.m. July 27 to 29, various times
July 30 August 6 Bradwell July 30, TBA July 27 to 29, various times
July 30 August 6 Chadkirk July 30, 1:00p.m. July 26 to 28, 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
August 6 August 13 North Stifford August 6, TBA August 3 to 5, various times
August 6 August 13 Wingerworth August 6, 10:30a.m.
August 11 August 17 Great Hucklow August 11, 7:00p.m. August 7 to 10, various times
August 17 August 23 Barlow August 17, 6:30p.m. August 12 to 16, various times
August 20 August 26 Taddington, Blackwell August 20, 10:00a.m. onwards August 15 to 19, various times
August 25 September 11 Holymoorside August 25, 7:00p.m. August 20 to 24, daytime and early evening
August 27 September 3 Eyam August 27, TBA August 23 to 26, various times
August 27 September 3 Foolow August 27, 1:00p.m. August 23 to 26, morning and afternoon with a break for lunch
August 27 September 4 Wormhill August 27, 7:00p.m. August 22 to 26, 10:00a.m. to 8:00p.m.
Probable event from September 4 Longnor September 4, 6:00p.m. (TBC)
This event has taken place regularly in recent years and is likely to do so again in 2016. The start date is the Saturday preceding Longnor Races.
September 10 September 17 Chesterfield September 10, 10:00a.m. September 5 to 9, 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
The dressings are closed and locked from 5:00p.m. each evening (4:00p.m. Sunday).
September 10 September 17 Hartington September 10, 3:00p.m. September 5 to 9, various times
Possible event on September 10 Whitwell Music Festival Demonstration Only
A Well Dressing may be made during the course of the main day of the event, which takes place at the Whitwell Community Centre. Admission to the event is by ticket, purchasable in advance. It is not known whether the Dressing will be put on display following the event.
Possible event on September 11 Whirlow Hall Farm
The date shown is that of the Whirlow Hall Farm Fayre. This included a Well Dressing in 2015 and may do so again in 2016. A small admission charge to the Fayre is made.
September 30 October 4 Matlock
The dates shown are those of the Flower Festival. This has often included a Well Dressing in the past, and may do so again in 2016.
Be sure to check again for possible late season and winter events
Calendar for 2017 will be posted here early in the New Year
© Glyn Williams 2016
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