ASHFORD IN THE WATER: Well dressing week’s events

Ashover in the Water launches its well-dressing week this weekend. Well dressings, a flower festival in Holy Trinity Church and an art exhibition at the Old School, run from May 25 to June 2.

There will be a sheepwash demonstration at the sheepwash bridge on Saturday, May 25, at 3.30pm.

The thanksgiving and blessing of wells takes place on Sunday, May 26, with a church service at 3pm and a parade and blessing at 3.30pm.

A concert will take place at Holy Trinity Church on Friday, May 31, at 7pm.

There will be a band concert in the War Memorial Institute on Sunday, June 2, from 2pm to 4pm, and a three-choirs service at Holy Trinity Church that evening at 6pm.