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.

Nov 27 : Forest branch, English Bicknor
7:30pm Surprise Minor Practice
Nov 28 : Bristol branch, Brislington
2:45pm Branch AGM
Nov 28 : Bristol Rural branch, Westerleigh
3:00pm AGM
Dec 1 : Cirencester branch, Cirencester St John
7:30pm 12 Bell Practice
Dec 2 : Cirencester branch, Northleach
7:30pm Triples Practice
Dec 2 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Dec 2 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Dec 4 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Dec 5 : Bristol Rural branch, Pucklechurch
2:30pm Practice
Dec 5 : Wotton branch, Wotton-under-Edge
3:00pm Ringing, followed by Carol Service and refreshments
Dec 7 : Forest branch, Mitcheldean
7:30pm Practice
Dec 8 : North Cotswold branch, Bourton on the Water
7:30pm Committee Meeting and Practice
Dec 11 : Cirencester branch, Lechlade
7:45pm Practice
Dec 12 : Stroud branch, Woodchester
5:00pm Ringing and Carol Service
Dec 12 : Gloucester branch, Frampton
7:30pm Practice
Dec 14 : Swindon branch, Lydiard Millicent
7:30pm Practice
Dec 14 : Chippenham branch, Marshfield
7:30pm Practice
Dec 16 : Cirencester branch, Withington
7:30pm Bob Doubles Practice
Dec 17 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Dec 17 : Chippenham branch, Malmesbury
7:30pm Triples Practice (simulator)
Dec 18 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm 8 bell Practice
Dec 18 : Bristol Rural branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Practice
Dec 19 : Forest branch, Newland
6:30pm Carol Service
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