11 November, 2018 – St. Michael at the Northgate, Oxford, OX1 3EY
St.Michael’s has an ancient Saxon tower, which once housed a fully-ringable peal. To protect the masonry, the six bells were rehung for ‘chiming only’, the bells being stationary. Not normally featuring in a change-ringer’s diary, the bells are rarely heard, but the opportunity arose to join in the Armistice 100 grand sequence of bells all […]
11 November, 2018 – The Church, Cretingham, IP13 7BG
A 6th bell has been cast and added to the existing ring of 5 bells at Cretingham to commemorate the Centenary of the Peace. It has been called the Peace Bell and was dedicated by the Bishop of Dunwich on Sunday 11th November 2018, the bells were rung after the service.
11 November, 2018 – St Mary’s Church, Stogumber, TA4 3TA
Half-muffled ringng before Service of Remembrance: Rounds and Call Changes, Whole Pull and Stand Nationwide ringing at 12.30: Rounds and Call Changes Ringing at 7pm for lighting of Beacon: Rounds and Call Changes
St. Mary’s Redbourn bellringers marked the 100th anniversary of the Armistice by ringing half-muffled call changes before and after the 2 minute silence at 11 am, participated in the national ringing at 12.30 and rang 1320 changes of Plain Bob Minor in the evening, in honour of bell ringer Charles Herbert Lee, killed in action […]
The bell ringers from Saltburn-by-Sea were joined by fellow ringers from Marske-by-the-Sea to ring at the end of the Service of Remembrance while the parade marched across the town from church to the war memorial. The bells were rung ‘open’ (not muffled) in thanksgiving for the lives of the fallen and in celebration of the […]
11 November, 2018 – Home Farm, Redcar Central, TS11 8HQ
As the town’s Remembrance Parade marched down the High Street, The ringers of Marske-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire rang their eight bells half-muffled in memory of the fallen. After the service and the laying of the wreaths, the bells rang ‘open’ (un-muffled) to celebrate the end of the First World War.
The 8 bells of St Mary’s Church, Woodbridge, Suffolk were rung half muffled before the open air Service on the Market Hill on Remembrance Sunday. BBC Radio Suffolk did an outside broadcast of the proceedings on the day, and included interviews with some of the bellringers taking part.
11 November, 2018 – West Mudford Road, Mudford, BA21 5TJ
Five ringers from Marston Magna came to St Mary’s, Mudford to ring half muffled rounds and call changes on the newly tuned and rehung bells before the Armistice Service at 11am. Two ringers returned later and together with the Rector and three learners celebrated the Armistice with open ringing at 12:30.
11 November, 2018 – Church Street, Coltishall, NR12 7DW
On Remembrance Sunday the Guild of Bellringers of St John’s Coltishall, which includes two new ringers who joined in the Ringing Remembers campaign, rang half-muffled call changes and Plain Hunt for the Horstead 11 o’clock Commemoration and for the Royal British Legion Remembrance Service and Parade to the Coltishall Memorial in the afternoon, and then […]