Population: 5,038

Living in Wirksworth, England:
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A person moving to Wirksworth should know it is a small market town with a population of around 5000 people. It developed around the lead mining industry and was once one of the largest towns in Derbyshire. It is also renowned for its ancient Well Dressing ceremonies which take place each May and involve the construction of complex and delicate displays made from individual flower petals.

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