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Wowing Wilne

We are honoured to have been invited by the Friends of St. Chad’s to ring the bells at their concert on Saturday October 8th. We have been practising hard and hope that they will enjoy our ‘something for everyone’ programme. … Continue reading

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Handbell Ringers do it in white gloves

Had hoped to have a photograph of the ringers in action at Broadway Baptist Church’s New Outlook meeting this afternoon, but was so busy ringing that I forgot to snap. However, all went well with our little entertainment and our … Continue reading

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Canons and Reels

After practising a little for our afternoon’s entertainment at Broadway Baptist Church, on June 1st, we set ourselves to have another go at the aforementioned Canon (OK,there are people on utube who can do it better, but we had a … Continue reading

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Morning and Afternoon

It’s really encouraging to have enough members now to be able to practise even if one or two people are missing. We had a good session last Tuesday afternoon and we’re making good progress with an arrangement of “Morning” from … Continue reading

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Celebrating a new arrival

Monday this week saw the christening of our little ‘top A’. We have made steady progress with our ringing since acquiring 2 octaves of Mayola handbells through a lottery grant in 2006, but the new addition to our bell family … Continue reading

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