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.

May 27 : Swindon branch, Hannington
7:30pm Surprise Minor Practice
Jun 2 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Jun 3 : Bristol Rural branch, tba
Training Day
Jun 3 : Stroud branch, Cranham
9:30am Practice: note time
Jun 3 : Wotton branch, Slimbridge
4:00pm Ringing
Jun 4 : Stroud branch, Gloucester Cathedral
1:20pm Evensong Ringing
Jun 5 : Forest branch, Corse
7:30pm Practice
Jun 6 : Wotton branch, Wotton under Edge
7:30pm Triples Practice
Jun 7 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Jun 7 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Jun 7 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
Jun 8 : Wotton branch, Cromhall
2:00pm Surprise Minor Practice
Jun 10 : Chippenham branch, tba
9:00am Training Morning
Jun 10 : Cheltenham branch, Buckland
4:30pm Striking Competition
Jun 10 : Gloucester branch, Sandhurst
7:30pm Practice
Jun 13 : North Cotswold branch, Bourton on the Water
7:30pm Committe Meeting and Practice
Jun 15 : Cirencester branch, Winstone
7:00pm Striking Competition and Social
Jun 15 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Jun 16 : Forest branch, Minsterworth & Blaisdon
3:00pm Striking Competition and Triannual Meeting
Jun 17 : Swindon branch, tba
3:00pm Striking Competition
Jun 17 : Tewkesbury branch, Ripple
4:00pm Branch Striking Competition
Jun 17 : Stroud branch, Upper Cam
4:30pm Competition for Tom Price Memorial
Jun 23 : Bristol branch, Cathedral
7:30pm Practice
Jun 23 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Joint 8 bell Practice
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