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

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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.

Feb 25 : Cheltenham branch, Colesbourne
2:30pm Ringing for Snowdrop Festival
Feb 25 : Bristol Rural branch, Almondsbury
2:30pm Practice
Feb 25 : Swindon branch, tba
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Feb 25 : Bisley
7:30pm RWNYC Team Practice
Mar 1 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
Mar 1 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Mar 1 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Mar 3 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Mar 4 : Barnwood
10:00am Branch Officers' Meeting
Mar 4 : Barnwood
2:00pm Management Committee Meeting
Mar 4 : Wotton branch, Dursley
4:00pm Ringing
Mar 6 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm Practice
Mar 7 : Stroud branch, Painswick
7:30pm Practice
Mar 7 : Wotton branch, Wotton under Edge
7:30pm Triples Practice
Mar 7 : Gloucester branch, Cathedral
7:30pm Practice
Mar 9 : Wotton branch, Cromhall
2:00pm Surprise Minor Practice
Mar 11 : Cirencester
9:30am Spring Training Day
Mar 13 : Cirencester branch, Meysey Hampton
7:00pm Practice
Mar 13 : Swindon branch, South Marston
7:30pm Practice
Mar 16 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Mar 17 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Joint 8 bell Practice
Mar 17 : Bristol branch, Cathedral
7:30pm Practice
Mar 18 : Bristol Rural branch, Grittleton
2:00pm Striking Competition
Mar 18 : Forest branch, Redmarley
7:00pm Practice
Mar 22 : Cheltenham branch, Bishop's Cleeve
7:30pm Practice
Mar 25 : Swindon branch, St Marks, Swindon
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
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