Thursday, 30 December 2010

Ringing in 2011 in style
Melton Today
THE bell ringing team at St Mary Magdalene Church in Waltham will be ringing in the new year in style once again. They will start ringing out the old year ...
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John's 70 years as church chorister
Cotswold Journal
He has no plans to retire from either the choir or the bell ringing, which he does most nights a week at various churches around the area. ...
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Bells at cathedral ring out for 2011
Victoria Times Colonist
Ring in the New Year -- literally. The Bell Ringers of Christ Church Cathedral will continue a centuries-old tradition of ringing out the old year, ...
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Wednesday, 29 December 2010

Ringing in 2011
At the stroke of 12, the bells will clearly ring out in celebration. It's a tradition that could one day disappear if bell ringing isn't passed to future ...
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Tuesday, 28 December 2010

Campaign to repair famous Beccles church bells
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
A comapny of bell ringers is appealing for people to help make their Christmas wish come true. To send a link to this page to a friend, simply enter their ...
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Friday, 24 December 2010

Ringing in the holidays
Bellringer Alan Batten stands next to the massive bells at Christ Church Cathedral. The bells will ring out Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Eve. ...

Thursday, 23 December 2010

Let the bells ring out!
Southern Star Newspaper
By Perry O'Donovan Saturday December 25th, 2010 Bell-ringers Martin Hough and ... Whites of Appleton near Oxford, or the Whitechapel bell foundry people in ...

Monday, 20 December 2010

Keeping the county's church bells in tune (From The Oxford Times)
Bell-hanging involves every aspect of installation except the casting and tuning , or retuning, of the bells themselves, so Brian's present staff of six ...

Saturday, 18 December 2010

Keeping the county's church bells in tune
The Oxford Times
It has a date on it of 1875 and was made by Mears and Stainbank of Whitechapel — the oldest bell foundry in the country,” Brian said. ...

Friday, 10 December 2010

Well, at least I didn't drop a clanger!
Chelmsford Weekly News
By Caroline Tilley » WHEN a letter landed on my desk last month, appealing for volunteers to take upbellringing in Mistley I was intrigued. ...
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Wednesday, 8 December 2010

A village in Suffolk has received replacement bells for its church after three originals and three new ones were stolen from a foundry. Bells from St John the Baptist church in Campsea Ashe...

Tuesday, 7 December 2010

Ringing in the tweens
Durham Herald Sun
Some years, the ringers tour bell towers in other countries, usually including Great Britain, the ancient seat of change ringing. ...

Saturday, 4 December 2010

$57000 bells for sale at the UW » U District Daily
By Andrew Doughman
Both sets were also tuned in different places; the Gerberding bells originate from Royal Eisjbouts Bell Foundry in the Netherlands, and the Surplus Store bells are from Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London. “If you listen to the bells, ...
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