Allendale Tar Barrel Parade
annually on New Years Eve, in the village of Allendale, 10 miles to the
Southwest of Hexham, Northumberland.
Held annually on the
6th January, in the village of Haxey, 12 miles east of Doncaster.
Goathland Plough Stots
annually on the 1st Saturday after Plough Sunday, in the village of
Goathland 12 miles north of Pickering.
Some details about the background of the Plough Stots.
Held ever three years in the village of
Barwick in Elmet, 8 miles east of Leeds. Maypole taken down on Easter
Monday, raised on Whit Tuesday.
End of an Era in Barwick? --click here for 2005 update
Burning of Bartle
Held annually on the Saturday nearest the 24th August, in the
Village of West Witton, 4 miles west of Leyburn in North Yorkshire.
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