36ft wooden cross installed on Otley Chevin

Over 50 people gathered to see a 36ft wooden cross installed on Otley Chevin

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 1st April 2017, 2:59 pm
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:29 pm
Danny Lawson - PA Wire
Danny Lawson - PA Wire

The Easter tradition has seen the cross erected on Surprise View since 1969.

It is put in place two weeks before Easter and removed a fortnight later. The only time the event has not taken place was in 2001, when foot and mouth disease restrictions prevented the ceremony from going ahead.

Danny Lawson - PA Wire
Danny Lawson - PA Wire