Guide to the church bells of the Gloucester and Bristol Dioceses, includes ringing times and information on change ringing.
The Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association of Church Bell Ringers
Welcome to our Web site.

We are an association of change ringers covering the Church of England's Bristol and Gloucester Dioceses.

Tower details are listed here, along with an explanation of change ringing and a sprinkling of links and pictures.

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Find towers and ringing times by visiting the Branches page, or find out more about change ringing, including a short downloadable video.


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Forthcoming Events

You are advised to check any events, either at the branch website or with the branch secretary, before travelling.

Apr 4 : Chippenham, Luckington
7:30pm Skittles and Hot Basket Meals
Apr 6 : Forest, Churcham
7:30pm Practice
Apr 7 : Cirencester, Cirencester St John
7:30pm 12 Bell Practice
Apr 10 : Gloucester, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Apr 11 : Wotton, Wickwar
4:00pm Ringing
Apr 11 : Gloucester, Gala Club
7:30pm Branch skittles
Apr 13 : Stroud, Eastington
7:30pm Practice
Apr 13 : Swindon, Blunsdon
7:30pm Practice
Apr 14 : North Cotswold, Bourton on the Water
7:30pm Practice
Apr 16 : Chippenham, Malmesbury
7:30pm Triples Practice (simulator)
Apr 16 : Forest, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Apr 17 : Wotton, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm 8 bell Practice
Apr 18 : Langley Burrell, Chippenham Branch
9:00am Croome Trophy
Apr 18 : Chippenham St Andrew, Chippenham Branch
10:00am Penn Trophy
Apr 18 : Colerne, Chippenham Branch
4:00pm Association AGM
Apr 19 : Cirencester, Gloucester Cathedral
1:20pm Evensong Ringing
Apr 24 : Forest, Hewelsfield
7:30pm Surprise Minor Practice
Apr 25 : Forest, tba
10:00am Training Day
Apr 29 : Tewkesbury, Tirley
7:30pm Join local practice
Apr 29 : Chippenham, Great Somerford
7:30pm Practice
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