Weave Festival and Sma’ Shot Day

Saturday 6 July, 2019

Celebrate the victory of the weavers with one of the oldest workers’ festivals in the UK.

The Sma’ Shot celebration always takes place on the first Saturday in July – to mark the time of year when the weavers and their families would traditionally take their holidays.

This year’s celebration will be on Saturday 6 July.

Take a look back at some of the best bits from the event with the video below:

The famous sma' shot dispute

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