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.

Apr 29 : Forest branch, Mitcheldean
10:00am Training Day
May 1 : Bath area
RWNYC Outing
May 1 : Chippenham branch, Avening and Horsley
9:45am Ring and Ramble
May 1 : Bristol Rural branch, Swindon area
10:00am Mayday Outing
May 1 : Forest branch, Hewelsfield
7:00pm Practice
May 2 : Wotton branch, Wotton under Edge
7:30pm Triples Practice
May 3 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 3 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
May 3 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
May 5 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
May 6 : Cheltenham branch, Leckhampton
10:00am Steve Coleman Course
May 6 : Wotton branch, Yate
3:00pm Ringing
May 6 : Wotton branch, Wickwar
4:45pm Service, Tea, Branch Meeting and Ringing
May 8 : Swindon branch, Christ Church, Swindon
7:30pm Practice
May 9 : North Cotswold branch, Saintbury
7:30pm Practice
May 11 : Wotton branch, Cromhall
2:00pm Surprise Minor Practice
May 12 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Joint 8 bell Practice
May 13 : Tewkesbury branch, Madresfield & Malvern Link
9:30am Mini outing
May 13 : Chippenham branch, Corsham
2:30pm Practice and Business Meeting
May 13 : Stroud branch, Brimpsfield
3:00pm Ringing
May 13 : Stroud branch, Bisley
5:30pm Service, Tea, Meeting and Ringing
May 13 : Gloucester branch, Painswick
7:30pm Practice
May 17 : Cirencester branch, Northleach
7:30pm Quarterly Meeting
May 18 : Chippenham branch, Langley Burrell
7:30pm Doubles Practice
May 18 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
May 19 : Bristol branch, Cathedral
7:30pm Practice
May 20 : Cirencester branch,
Quarter Peal Day
May 20 : Bristol Rural branch, Abson
3:00pm Practice and BBQ
May 20 : Forest branch, Churcham
7:00pm Practice
May 20 : tba
7:15pm RWNYC Team Practice
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