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 19 : Chippenham branch, Wellesley Arms, Sutton Benger
7:30pm Skittles and Hot Basket Meals
Apr 23 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
Apr 23 : Chippenham branch, Colerne
7:30pm Practice
Apr 24 : Cheltenham branch, Dumbleton
7:30pm Practice
Apr 25 : Forest branch, TBA
7:30pm Surprise Minor Practice
Apr 26 : Bristol branch, TBA
10:00am Training Session
Apr 26 : Bristol Rural branch, Westerleigh
7:00pm Practice
Apr 26 : Dursley
7:00pm RWNYC Team Practice
Apr 28 : Cirencester branch, Ampney Crucis
7:00pm Practice
May 2 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 3 : Wotton branch, Dursley
3:00pm Branch Meeting
May 4 : Wotton branch, Upper Cam
6:00pm Ringing
May 5 : Bristol Rural branch, TBA
Mayday Outing
May 5 : Chippenham branch, TBA
Ring and Ramble
May 5 : Forest branch, Corse
7:00pm Branch Practice
May 6 : Cirencester branch, Cirencester St John
7:30pm 12 Bell Practice
May 6 : Stroud branch, Stroud
7:30pm Stedman Practice
May 7 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
May 7 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 10 : Bristol Rural branch, TBA
Training Day
May 10 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
3:00pm Branch Half Yearly Meeting followed by bring and share tea
May 10 : Stroud branch, Brimpsfield
3:00pm Ringing
May 10 : Stroud branch, Bisley
4:30pm Service, Tea, Meeting and Ringing
May 10 : Gloucester branch, Witcombe
7:30pm Practice
May 13 : Swindon branch, Wanborough
7:30pm Practice and Half Yearly Meeting
May 13 : North Cotswold branch, Mickleton
7:30pm Practice
May 14 : Cheltenham branch, Bishops Cleeve
7:30pm Practice
May 15 : Cirencester branch, Coln St Denys
7:30pm Quarterly Meeting
May 15 : Chippenham branch, Langley Burrell
7:30pm Doubles Practice
May 16 : Bristol Rural branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Practice
May 17 : Bristol Rural branch, Thornbury
7:00pm Practice
May 17 : Forest branch, Westbury-on-Severn
7:00pm Branch Practice
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