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Sat, 07 May



Gawthorpe Maypole Procession

The May Day celebrations in Gawthorpe always takes place on the first Saturday in May starting from the centre of Gawthorpe.

Gawthorpe Maypole Procession
Gawthorpe Maypole Procession

Time & Location

07 May 2022, 12:00 – 16:00

Gawthorpe, Ossett, UK

About The Event

The May Day celebrations in Gawthorpe always takes place on the first Saturday in May starting from the centre of Gawthorpe.

Everybody entering the event must register, whether they are taking part as fancy dress or entering a float. This can be done visiting the Maypole Hut – 50 yrds down from the Shoulder of Mutton Pub in Gawthorpe.

All involved in the procession are asked to meet at Highfield’s School in Gawthorpe where they will be given further instructions.

The procession will start at 2.00pm sharp and will take the following route:

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