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.

Dec 12 : Swindon branch, Stratton St Margaret
7:30pm Practice
Dec 15 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Dec 15 : Cirencester branch, Rendcomb
7:30pm Practice
Dec 16 : Cheltenham branch, Swindon Village
7:30pm Practice
Dec 16 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Joint 8 bell Practice
Dec 17 : Forest branch, Longhope
6:30pm Carol Service
Dec 21 : Cirencester branch, Withington
7:30pm Plain Bob Doubles Practice
Dec 23 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm Treble Bob and Surprise Minor Practice
Dec 28 : Swindon branch, tba
Christmas Outing
Dec 28 : Bristol Rural branch, Frampton Cotterell
2:30pm Practice (post Mince Pies)
Jan 2 : Forest branch, TBA
7:30pm Practice
Jan 3 : Wotton branch, Wotton under Edge
7:30pm Triples Practice
Jan 4 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Jan 4 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Jan 6 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Jan 7 : Bristol Rural branch, TBA
Training Day
Jan 7 : Wotton branch, TBA
4:00pm Ringing
Jan 9 : Swindon branch, tba
7:30pm Practice
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