Some significant recent events in Draycott area
Some events in Draycott in the Moors are worth remembering even though they have been and gone. These are some of them.
(To see what’s on this month and the exact dates of these annual events, check our What’s On Now page)
2020: CANCELLED (Covid) : The ‘Parish Assembly’/Village Assembly for Draycott & Cresswell & Totmonslow
2020: CANCELLED (Covid) St Margaret’s Draycott Summer Fayre
2020: RESTRICTED (Covid) VJ Day 75th Anniversary Commemorations on Sat 15 August at St Margaret’s Church Draycott. See details by clicking here
2019: ‘A Vision for Draycott Parish’ meeting at Draycott Sports Centre was on Monday 12th August 2019. A open meeting for residents and local councillors about our hopes for the area – both positive & negative comments were welcome. Organised by Draycott in the Moors Parish Council
2020: CANCELLED (Covid) The Anchor Inn’s ‘Flower Veg & Home Produce Show’ in Teanford.
2020: CANCELLED (Covid) Blythe Colour Works ‘Memories and Memorabilia’ 100th Anniversary Exhibition
2020: CANCELLED (Covid) Sausage & Cider Festival at the Draycott Arms.
2019: Funeral of Bessie Hammond was on Thursday 12th September 2019 at St. Margaret’s Church, Draycott
2019: Screening of Baskeyfield VC – the film about Sergeant Jack Baskeyfield, the Potteries soldier won the Victoria Cross in WW2 – was on Wednesday 18 September 2019 at Stoke Film Theatre: doors open 7pm, screening at 19.45. The film was made by Cresswell man Bill Townley (see story); and there was also an exhibition of material relating to the making of the film.