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 : 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 25 : Horsley
7:00pm RWNYC Team Practice
Apr 29 : Chippenham, Great Somerford
7:30pm Practice
Apr 29 : Tewkesbury, Tirley
7:30pm Join local practice
May 1 : Gloucester, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 4 : Chippenham, Yatesbury and Compton Bassett
10:30am Ring and Ramble
May 4 : Tewkesbury, Abbey
11:00am Tewkesbury Shield competition
May 4 : Forest, Blaisdon
7:00pm Practice
May 5 : Cirencester, Cirencester St John
7:30pm 12 Bell Practice
May 6 : Chippenham, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 6 : Cirencester, Northleach
7:30pm Triples Practice
May 9 : Gloucester, The Leigh
3:00pm Branch Half Yearly Meeting followed by bring and share tea
May 9 : Wotton, Chipping Sodbury
3:00pm Branch Meeting
May 9 : Wotton, Horton
6:00pm Ringing
May 9 : Gloucester, Sandhurst
7:30pm Practice
May 9 : Cirencester, Hatherop
7:30pm Training Evening - Beyond Bob Doubles
May 11 : Swindon, Cricklade
7:30pm Practice and Half Yearly Meeting
May 14 : Chippenham, Langley Burrell
7:30pm Doubles Practice
May 15 : Wotton, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm 8 bell Practice
May 16 : Stroud, Chalford
3:00pm Ringing
May 16 : Stroud, Bisley
4:30pm Service, Tea, Meeting and Ringing
May 16 : Forest, Staunton by Coleford
7:00pm Practice
May 18 : Tewkesbury, Dumbleton
7:30pm Join local practice
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