Bath branch AGM

juliedoman   22nd October 2016   No Comments on Bath branch AGM

The annual AGM is being held at St. Julian’s church, Wellow, BA2 8QU, on Saturday 22 October 2016 starting at 2 pm, with general ringing and refreshments to follow. There is parking in the road outside the church and Wellow oldstation site has free parking – drive west through the village and take the left turn into Station Rd. Below… Read more »

8 bell striking competition 2016

There are a definite 9 teams (possibly 11) entering the competition on the 24 September. If anyone is able to bring along a plate of food (sweet or savoury) to help with the catering, those arranging would be very grateful. Could you let Jenny Burton know (, and what you  are providing. Also, could you deliver it to the church… Read more »

Quarter Peal month 2016 – results

The results are in …………………………. Another successful Association Quarter Peal Month where £1,106.25 was raised for the bell fund. The winner of the £100, which was anonymously donated, is ………………. well there is not one winner but five, they are Jill Hansford, Beverley Perry, John Hallett, Ian Perry and Mike Hansford who all rang 7 quarters within the qualifying period,… Read more »

Ringing at Larkhall

First practice at Larkhall on completion of the builders’ work will be Tuesday 30 August at 7:00, all welcome. There is a wedding on Saturday 10 September for which ringers are required, meet at 4:15. The fruit of the builders’ work, new rooms in the church, will be dedicated by the Bishop on Sunday 18 September at 3:00, hopefully with ringing, from 2:30. If… Read more »

David Whittock – Long Service recognition

In March 2016, David Whittock – aged 90 last year, and a ringer at St. Mary’s, Swainswick, Bath – was presented with his long service recognition certificate for 40 years membership of the Bath & Wells DACR. David has given many years of dedication and invaluable work towards bell ringing at the church. He became churchwarden in 1966, and made… Read more »

Robert Perry – Ringing master – Long service recognition

Robert Perry Long service recognition certificate. On Sunday 3 March 2016, Rob was awarded with his certificate for 50 years membership of the Bath & Wells DACR. He started to ring when only 11 years old in 1966. He first learnt at Farmborough, transferred to Midsomer Norton at age 18, and moved to Marksbury as Tower Captain in 1984/5, where… Read more »