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.

Mar 28 : Tewkesbury branch, The Leigh. Branch meeting after
7:15pm Join local practice
Apr 1 : Compton Abdale, Cirencester Branch
9:00am Croome Trophy
Apr 1 : Coln St Aldwyns, Cirencester Branch
10:00am Penn Trophy
Apr 1 : Chedworth, Cirencester Branch
4:00pm Association AGM
Apr 3 : Stroud branch, Eastington
7:15pm Practice
Apr 3 : Forest branch, Tibberton
7:30pm Practice
Apr 4 : Wotton branch, Wotton under Edge
7:30pm Triples Practice
Apr 5 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Apr 5 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
Apr 5 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Apr 7 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Apr 8 : Wotton branch, Upper Cam
4:00pm Ringing
Apr 8 : Gloucester branch, Stroud
7:30pm Joint Practice
Apr 10 : Swindon branch, tba
7:30pm Handbell Practice
Apr 12 : Cirencester branch, Ampney Crucis Village Hall
7:30pm Quiz Evening
Apr 15 : Chippenham branch, Colerne
7:00pm Skittles, tickets from Roger Haynes
Apr 20 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Apr 21 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Joint 8 bell Practice
Apr 22 : Bristol Rural branch, Wapley
7:00pm Practice
Apr 22 : Blunsdon
7:15pm RWNYC Team Practice
Apr 22 : Swindon branch, Liddington
7:30pm Elementary Practice
Apr 23 : Cheltenham branch,
St George's Day Quarters
Apr 23 : Tewkesbury branch, various
Ringing for St George's Day
Apr 23 : Cirencester branch, Gloucester Cathedral
1:20pm Evensong Ringing
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