Whit Friday
Oldham & Saddleworth
Date of next contest 14th June 2019



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Lydgate Contest

Stockport Road, Lydgate, Saddleworth

Lydgate contest is hosted by the White Hart Inn, Stockport Road, Lydgate. The site offers dramatic views across to Oldham and Manchester in the distance. The march takes place along Stockport Road.

Times: 4.00 - 10.30
Adjudicator: Derek Southcott
Contest rules  
Eligibility for prizes  
Site map 
Photo: David Moore      
The march along Lees High Street

Hot food is available on-site and there are picnic tables.

Disabled parking spaces are available at the White Hart.

Please come to one of our fund raising quiz nights. These are held on the first Tuesday of each month - 8.30pm at the White Hart.


Lydgate band playing at the presentation evening

The Prize Presentation Evening for the Lydgate and Grotton Band Contests is held at the White Hart Inn.

This is always a superb evening. Supper is provided by the White Hart with musical entertainment by one of the local bands.

Many thanks to the White Hart for the food and for the help given by the staff.