Well Dressing and Scarcrow Competition, Duck Race & Lottery Draw

The weather held steady for a very successful 2019 Well Dressing and Poppy Queen Crowning on Saturday 7th September followed by the Hartington Wakes Sports and Country Show on Sunday. The School Well And the Village Pump were blessed by Father Lionel, acompanied by the Poppy Queen and the Warslow Silver Band. Crowning of the Read more…

Well Dressing – TODAY – Saturday 7th September 2019

Finishing touches were made to the two well dressings, the village pump and the school well, and finally they were revealed in the village last night. Poppy Queen Crowning and Well Dressing Ceremony will take place later today in and around the Village Hall, see schedule for more details. Glimpses of the wells below but Read more…

The Magnificent Seven (Scarecrows) hit Hartington

Seven magnificent scarecrows have appeared across all corners of the village, from Bankside to Mill Lane and from Stonewell Lane to the School. A great deal of effort and skill is displayed in the scarecrows that represent characters from Children’s Story Books. If you can support the makers by popping round to see them all Read more…

Reminders and diary dates

Wednesday 21st August : Hall Bank still closed between Leisure Lane and Reynards Lane due to Water Mains works by Severn Trent. Mobile Library due to visit the Market Square between 2.20-2.55pm. Sunday 25th August: No service at St Giles’ Church instead a Benefice Service for the retiring Reverend Richard Benson at St Leonard’s Church, Read more…

Hartington Wakes Sports & Country Show 2017

[su_carousel source=”media: 5000,4999,4998,4997,4996,4995,4994,4993,4992,4991,4990,4989,4988,4987,4986,4985,4984,4983,4982,4981,4980,4979,4978,4977,4976,4975,4974,4973,4972,4971″ link=”lightbox” height=”200″ items=”2″ title=”no” centered=”no”]Hartington Wakes Sports & Country Show 10th September ‘High Fields’ Hartington, Hall Bank, SK17 0AT    HANDICRAFTS & HOME PRODUCE Schedule No exhibitor to enter more than one exhibit in any one category. The judges will commence their duties at 10.30am promptly. Please ensure all exhibits are on Read more…

Hartington Wakes is coming home!

The 2014 Hartington Wakes is coming back into Hartington and will be held at; High Fields, Hall Bank, HARTINGTON SK17 0AT For more information please visit the website below. http://www.hartingtonwakes.co.uk/ Lots of additional attractions this year. Archery ‘Have a Go’ Arraslea Shires Bar Blood Hounds – Parade (Opening Meet) Bouncy Castle Cattle Show Classes Craft Read more…