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  • The Pancake Race at Olney is the best-known of its kind in the UK and beyond – there is even a “twin” event in Kansas! Competitors must be female residents […]

    Olney Pancake Race

    The Pancake Race at Olney is the best-known of its kind in the UK and beyond – there is even a “twin” event in Kansas! Competitors must be female residents […]

  • Each Shrove Tuesday the annual meeting of the Ancient Order of Purbeck Marblers and Stonecutters takes place at the Town Hall. Apprentices wanting to join the order have to bring […]

    Corfe Purbeck Marblers Meeting

    Each Shrove Tuesday the annual meeting of the Ancient Order of Purbeck Marblers and Stonecutters takes place at the Town Hall. Apprentices wanting to join the order have to bring […]

  • Blidworth hosts a unique survival – the Rocking Ceremony, which is held on the Sunday nearest to February 2nd, the festival of Candlemas in which the presentation of baby Jesus […]

    Blidworth Cradle Rocking Service

    Blidworth hosts a unique survival – the Rocking Ceremony, which is held on the Sunday nearest to February 2nd, the festival of Candlemas in which the presentation of baby Jesus […]

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