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
AGM info

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.

Mar 21 : Cirencester branch, Hatherop
7:00pm Practice
Mar 21 : Chippenham branch, Sherston
7:30pm Practice
Mar 24 : Winchcombe
7:30pm RWNYC Team Practice
Mar 24 : Swindon branch, Lydiard Tregoze
7:30pm Elementary Practice
Mar 28 : Cirencester branch, Ampney Crucis Village Hall
7:00pm Quiz Evening
Mar 31 : Chippenham branch, tba
7:00pm Skittles
Apr 2 : Forest branch, Llangarron
7:00pm Practice
Apr 4 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Apr 4 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Apr 4 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
Apr 7 : Wotton branch, Yate
4:00pm Ringing
Apr 9 : Stroud branch, Eastington
7:30pm Practice
Apr 12 : Wotton branch, Cromhall
2:00pm Surprise Minor Practice
Apr 14 : South Marston, Swindon Branch
9:00am Croome Trophy
Apr 14 : Broad Blunsdon, Swindon Branch
10:00am Penn Trophy
Apr 14 : Cricklade, Swindon Branch
4:00pm Association AGM
Apr 19 : Chippenham branch, Charlton
7:30pm Practice
Apr 19 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Apr 20 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:15pm Joint 8 bell Practice