We rang the six bells at each tower, 7.05pm , Sunday November 11th. Afterwards the twelve ringers and friends met at Gedney and at a small celebration drank a toast in honour of the memory of those who went, but did not return, including the 1400 bell ringers who met this unfortunate fate. As for […]
11 November, 2018 – Church Street, Kempsey, Worcestershire, WR5 3JH
Rung at 10:20am and 7:05 as part of the Armistice Day event. Various call changes on both 6 and 8 bells, and 240 of Grandshire Doubles. Henry Morris (C),Paul Mills,Kirsten Jenkins ,Mike Harrison,Carole Hobby,Michael Seager ,Malcom Hollingshead Andrea Halford ,Elinor Morris. We were also joined by Joanne Vernon,Emma Garrett, Noah Morris, Sue Saunders, Lesley Ford, […]
11 November, 2018 – 5 Church Street, Exeter, EX2 5EH
St Michael’s & All Angels, Heavitree rang a quarter peal of 1260 changes of Grandsire Triples. The composition was created by Sgt Albert Wakely while serving in the trenches and is known as the Remembrance Peal. The event took place at 19:05 on 11.11.18 to commemorate the signing of the armistice.
11 November, 2018 – St Michael's, Church Lane,, Oulton, Suffolk., NR32 3JN
This newly formed group of bell-ringers provided half-muffled rounds prior to and following the Remembrance service. In the afternoon they invited members of the public to try their hand at ringing which was well supported. In the evening the team rang in conjunction with the ‘Battles Over’ project. The group was formed in March 2018 […]
Rounds and call changes on 11 November 2018 at The Blessed Virgin Mary, Batcombe, on half-muffled bells before 11 am service, after the service at 12.30 pm, and at 7 pm to signal the lighting of a beacon at Penny Square Barn, Batcombe.
11 November, 2018 – St Chad's Terrace, Shrewsbury, SY1 1JX
Members of the Shropshire Association of Church Bellringers rang a half-muffled quarter peal of 1253 Grandsire Cinques prior to a Requiem for Remembrance in the Church of St Chad, Shrewsbury, on the centenary of the Armistice. 1 Dawn V A Offen, 2 Gail K Lawrence, 3 Gillian R Glover, 4 Jacqueline C Barden, 5 Jad […]
10 November, 2018 – Church Street, Ellesmere, SY12 0HD
A peal lasting 3 hours and 8 minutes, rung by members of the Shropshire Association of Church Bellringers 1 Maurice G Ingram 2 Gail K Lawrence 3 Alan M Glover 4 Chloë A Darby 5 Penny J Salisbury 6 Neil Bennett 7 Nicholas J Green (C) 8 Matthew Lawrence Rung to mark the centenary of […]