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

We are an association of change ringers covering the Church of England's Bristol and Gloucester Dioceses. These cover the counties of Gloucestershire and north Wiltshire, together with the city of Bristol. A diverse area ranging from Swindon in the south east to the border of Wales in the west and the outskirts of Stratford upon Avon in the north.

Here you can find details of the Association, its organisation and all our towers; ringable or not. Contact details if available are also provided. For those interested there is also an explanation of change ringing.

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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 26 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm 8 bell Practice
Apr 27 : Bristol Rural branch, Alveston
7:00pm Practice
May 1 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
May 1 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 3 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 4 : Wotton branch, Stone
3:00pm Ringing
May 4 : Wotton branch, Upper Cam
5:00pm Service, Tea, Branch Meeting and Ringing
May 6 : Bristol Rural branch, Hereford
Mayday Outing
May 6 : Chippenham branch, tba
9:45am Ring and Ramble
May 9 : Wotton branch, Cromhall
2:00pm Surprise Minor Practice
May 11 : Chippenham branch, Long Newnton
2:30pm Practice and Business Meeting
May 11 : Stroud branch, Eastington
3:30pm Ringing, Service, Tea, Meeting and Ringing
May 11 : Gloucester branch, St Mary de Lode
5:00pm Practice
May 13 : Swindon branch, Minety
7:30pm Practice
May 15 : Cirencester branch, Northleach
7:30pm Quarterly Meeting
May 15 : Wotton branch, Berkeley
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
May 16 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
May 17 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm 8 bell Practice
May 18 : Forest branch, Newnham on Severn
7:30pm Practice