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All about Well Dressing in the Derbyshire tradition



Well Dressings

Varies from year to year. In 2019, there were 14:

     Show Past Well Dressings

In 2020, it is expected that the majority of the dressings will be displayed in the River Gardens, instead of the Memorial Gardens.

How to get there

Belper is located on the A6 between Duffield and Ambergate.

CAR: use DE56 1BE for satnav
There is a Pay and Display car park at the River Gardens.

BUS: Mondays to Saturdays: frequent from Derby; every ½ hour from Ripley; at least every hour from Bakewell; hourly from Heanor and Buxton; every 2 hours from Alfreton; 5 per day from Ashbourne. Sundays: frequent from Derby, at least every hour from Bakewell; hourly from Ripley and Buxton.

TRAIN: Mondays to Saturdays: hourly, Sundays: about every two hours, from Derby, Nottingham and Matlock.

© Glyn Williams 2021