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.

May 29 : Forest, Minsterworth
7:30pm Surprise Minor Practice
May 31 : Bisley
2:15pm RWNYC Team Practice
Jun 1 : Forest, Awre
7:30pm Practice
Jun 2 : Cirencester, Cirencester St John
7:30pm 12 Bell Practice
Jun 3 : Cirencester, Northleach
7:30pm Triples Practice
Jun 3 : Chippenham, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Jun 5 : Gloucester, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Jun 6 : Stroud, Cranham
9:30am Practice: note time
Jun 6 : Wotton, TBA
4:00pm Striking Competition
Jun 7 : Stroud, Gloucester
1:20pm Cathedral Evensong
Jun 8 : Swindon, Wanborough
7:30pm Practice
Jun 9 : North Cotswold, Bourton on the Water
7:30pm Committe Meeting and Practice
Jun 11 : Cirencester, Cirencester
7:30pm Advanced Theory - If you think about it..
Jun 13 : Tewkesbury, Twyning
4:30pm Branch Striking Competition and bring and share supper
Jun 13 : Cheltenham, Cheltenham, St Christopher
4:30pm Banner and Cleeve Trophies
Jun 13 : Gloucester, Longhope
7:00pm Practice
Jun 17 : Cirencester, Withington
7:30pm Bob Doubles Practice
Jun 18 : Chippenham, Colerne
7:30pm Triples Practice
Jun 18 : Forest, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Jun 19 : Cirencester, Bibury
7:00pm Striking Competition & Social Evening
Jun 19 : Wotton, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm 8 bell Practice
Jun 20 : Forest, Hewelsfield
3:00pm Striking Competition and Triannual Meeting
Jun 20 : Stroud, Haresfield
4:30pm Competition for Tom Price Memorial
Jun 20 : Forest, St Briavels
7:30pm Ringing
Jun 26 : Forest, Tidenham
7:30pm Surprise Minor Practice
Jun 27 : Chippenham, Lacock
4:00pm Striking Competition
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