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Ashton under Lyne. Ashton under Lyne is a market town in Greater Manchester. The wards and electoral divisions that compose the Ashton under Lyne constituency are Ashton Hurst, Ashton St. Michael’s, Ashton Waterloo, Droylsden East, Droylsden West, Failsworth East, Failsworth West, and St. Peter’s. With an estimated 48,000 residents in the area, rent in Ashton under Lyne can reach 300£ a month for a one-bedroom apartment.
People in Ashton under Lyne are a sticker for major traditions. Various bands would travel to the area for Whit Friday Band contests. Each group gets to perform two pieces. Judges of the competition are held in a separate location, giving scores without knowing the bands’ identities.
Whit Walks are done during the third Sunday of June. Most churches in the area participate in the tradition. A procession from each church is accompanied by a band to the centre of town.
If you happen to be a history junkie, don’t forget to catch the Black Night pageant. It traces its roots back in the 15th century when a black night named Sir Ralph de Assheton would ride around the area on his black horse and look for peasants to persecute. The event is a commemoration of his death. Someone would dress as a black night and right around town on a black horse, accompanied by a pageant queen and other figures from the medieval era.
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