Diary

District Events

Outing to Birmingham & Worcs Cathedral -was co-ordinated by Simon Linford – Feb 18 – 21st 2016 – tremendously adventurous towers (incl Bullring) only made possible with support from locals – freely given – very welcoming Birmingham ringers – many many thanks:-)

 Sat 23rd April 2016 – Spring Meeting & Inter-Island 8 bell was on Alderney, judged by John & June Wells – winners = Alderney

Sat Sept 17th 2016 – Autumn ADM & 6 bell striking comp was on Jersey, judged by Jo Druce & Giles Winter – winners = Jersey

Sat Apr 22nd 2017– Spring Meeting & inter-island 8 bell to be at St Pierre du Bois (Gsy), will be judged by Pat & Robert Newton

Sat Sept 16th 2017– Autumn ADM & inter-tower 6 bell on Alderney

Guernsey Events

There are usually advanced practice sessions on the 4th Saturday in the month in Guernsey.  Contact janeleconte@hotmail.co.uk before hand to check what is planned

Visiting handbell ringers should contact duncan.loweth@gmail.com who arranges regular Monday evening handbell practices.

Town Church are holding their second annual simulator striking comp on Sat Jan 28th 2017 – all welcome – contact Duncan or Jane for more info

 

Alderney  Events

World record attempt of 25,000 Bristol S Max on Weds 25th Oct 2017 – lots of opportunity to ring before and after – join us if you can

As well as their twice weekly practices (Monday 5pm-7, Saturday 10am – 12noon) the Alderney band are very good at making their new 12 available to visiting ringers.  If you are traveling in a small group they will do their best to make up bands for you for quarters.  Email p@peterbevis.com with details of when you are visiting and what you ring and he let you know what will be possible.

Visiting handbell ringers are invited to join Helen McGregor & Peter Bevis for their regular Thursday night practice – rounds to Surprise major in hand with the Alderney Handbell Band – everyone welcome. Email : helen@tullochfarm.co.uk for directions & to let us know you are coming please