Wednesday, 30 September 2009

Ringing in the changes at St Mary's!
Chard & Ilminster News
By Steve Sowden » MORE than 100 bell ringers from all over the Bath and Well Diocese converged on St Mary's Church in Chard on Saturday. ...
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Sunday, 27 September 2009

Bell-founders international conference in Baia Mare
Radu Blotor, president of the association and manager of a bell foundry in Satulung, decided to bring the event to Baia Mare in order to promote Maramures ...
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Bell foundry faces administration

BBC News - ‎Sep 19, 2009‎
Workers at a historic Leicestershire bell foundry are waiting to hear about their future after the company called in administrators. ...

Bell foundry cash crisis leads to redundancies

Leicester Mercury - ‎Sep 24, 2009‎
Nearly half the workers at an historic bell foundry have been made redundant after the business was hit by a cash crisis. Yesterday, 13 of the 28 staff ...

Friday, 25 September 2009

Come on down and give bellringing a go
Yellow Advertiser
RING MY BELL: Rev Darren Barlow wants to show people the bellringing ropes. Picture by Martin Dalton By Paul Peterson BUDDING bell ringers are invited to a ...
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Tuesday, 22 September 2009

Towcester's World Record Breaking Bell Ringing Peal Raises Over £1100l
Towcester's Parish Church St Lawrence hosted a world record breaking peal of bells on Saturday 19th September 2009. The record peal attempt started at 1101 ...
Towcester's Peal Appeal Underway Possible World Record Bell Ringing
Today (Saturday 19th September Towceser bell ringers are attempting to ring an extra long peal of 10000 changes of Stedman Cinques on the twelve bells of ...
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225-year-old bell foundry slips into administration

The Birmingham Post - Graeme Brown - ‎19 hours ago‎
A 225-year-old bell foundry has become the latest victim of the recession after it went into administration. Taylors Eayre and Smith, which claims to be the ...

Friday, 18 September 2009

Sound of silence as bells to be repaired
South Devon Herald Express
Kingsbridge rector Prebendary Tony Kyriakides-Yeldham says Dodbrooke is fortunate in having its own dedicated team, unlike many churches where bell ringing ...
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Thursday, 10 September 2009

Oldest church bells ring again
Mr Pipe, who met his wife while bell-ringing more than 50 years ago, said St Lawrence Church is used as a restaurant and drop-in centre but now it is also ...
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BBC News
The world's oldest circle of church bells ring out again. For the first time in almost 25 years, Ipswich is waking up to a unique medieval sound.

Wednesday, 9 September 2009
Emergency exercise... in a belltower!
Guernsey Fire Brigade use Town Church to stage the evacuation of someone injured among the bells and a heart attack victim in the ringing chamber.
Church could have century-old bell chiming silenced by insomniac
The church was built in the 12th Century and had a bell-ringing platform added in the 17th Century. Its eight bells are electronically linked to a timer to ...
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Tuesday, 8 September 2009

Bells, Bells, Bells
All About Jazz
Gregory F. Russell is Trinity's new ringing master and steeple keeper and a systems engineer at IBM Change ringing also tends to attract the mathematically ...
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Saturday, 5 September 2009

From 12 Ropes and Bells, a River of Sound Over Wall St.
New York Times
Trinity this week is the focus of the American bell-ringing world. The North American Guild of Change Ringers is holding its annual meeting at the church, ...
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Thursday, 3 September 2009

Come-and-have-a-try sessions with Saffron Walden Bellringers
Saffron Walden Reporter
A group spokesman said: "Bellringing is a great way to stimulate your brain and to keep fit, to make new friends, learn a new activity, and maybe get to ...
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