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.

Aug 3 : Forest branch, Tibberton
7:30pm Practice
Aug 4 : Cirencester branch, Cirencester St John
7:30pm 12 Bell Practice
Aug 5 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Aug 5 : Cirencester branch, Northleach
7:30pm Triples Practice
Aug 5 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Aug 7 : Tewkesbury branch, Harvington (10am) and Norton (11.15am)
10:00am Morning Mini Outing
Aug 7 : Gloucester branch, Barnwood
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
Aug 8 : Gloucester branch, Longney
7:30pm Practice
Aug 10 : Swindon branch, Purton
7:30pm Practice
Aug 11 : North Cotswold branch, Naunton
7:30pm Practice
Aug 12 : Cirencester branch, Coln St Aldwyns
6:30pm Practice
Aug 12 : Stroud branch, Stonehouse
7:30pm Practice
Aug 15 : Forest branch, Dymock
7:00pm Practice
Aug 19 : Cirencester branch, Withington
7:30pm Bob Doubles Practice
Aug 20 : Chippenham branch, Malmesbury
7:30pm Triples Practice (simulator)
Aug 20 : Forest branch, Lydney
7:30pm 10 bell Practice
Aug 21 : Wotton branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm 8 bell Practice
Aug 21 : Bristol Rural branch, Chipping Sodbury
7:30pm Practice
Aug 24 : Chippenham branch, Long Newnton
7:30pm Practice
Aug 27 : Stroud branch, Horsley
7:30pm 8 Bell Practice
Aug 28 : Forest branch, St Briavels
7:30pm Surprise Minor Practice
Sep 1 : Cirencester branch, Cirencester St John
7:30pm 12 Bell Practice
Sep 2 : Bristol branch, Henbury
7:30pm 8 bell practice
Sep 2 : Cirencester branch, Northleach
7:30pm Triples Practice
Sep 2 : Chippenham branch, Chippenham, St Andrew
7:30pm Surprise Major Practice
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