A forest hike by two waterfalls, the Fairy Glen used to be the scene for a well-dressing
The day is also associated with Morris dancing, well-dressing
and making flower garlands.
In the first ep, she's in Derbyshire, working in a sweet shop, trying well-dressing
and going on the pull (calm down, Frank, it's just a tug of war competition).
Children at Scholes Junior and Infant School took part in a well-dressing
ceremony with two local artists.
The Barley Mow (E) Compilation from the BFI National Archive, exploring British folk customs and traditions from well-dressing
to Morris dancing.
The pretty village of Bakewell is famous for its magical well-dressing
and tasty puddings, while glorious Chatsworth House and Park is one of Britain's best-loved stately homes, with priceless treasures and stunning gardens.
Which English county is the centre for the tradition of well-dressing
, thought to reflect the pagan custom of giving thanks for fresh water?
One can thus read up on mumming, Guy Fawkes night, hopscotch, St George, Bampton Morris Dancers, Halloween, Royal Oak Day, well-dressing
We sneaked into a couple of well-dressing
preparations where the painstaking work of making up the pictures was in progress.
When I read in one of the scripts that Deb was to give a speech at a well-dressing
ceremony I wondered if it was because she'd been voted best dressed woman in the parish,'' she chuckles.
Hence the financial plight facing farmers in the wake of foot and mouth, the growth of illegal dog-fighting and the battle for the environment are just well-dressing
for a Christie-style mystery.
Art activities will include a Crazy Craft Corner, edible novelties and a well-dressing