Spotlight falls on village queens

The village queens of a Dales community are being 
celebrated, thanks to a new 
history project.

The Heritage Lottery All Our Stories group has funded Beeley Heritage Group to make a digital story about their village queens.

And a workshop, along with displays of memorabilia takes place at Beeley Village Hall on September 14th as part of the Heritage Open days scheme.

Running from 11am to 4pm, it will include photos, carnival costumes from yesteryear, as well as the chance to meet former village carnival royalty.

There will be children’s fancy dress competions, dancing, and a recreation of an 18th century workers’ cottage).

For further information about the Beeley Village Day, call 01629 734629 or 01629 733713.