Notices and Adverts

Notices published in issue 5418 (February 27 2015) and in the two preceding issues

Deaths

I am sorry to announce the death of DENNIS CHAPMAN on Friday 6 February 2015. The funeral will take place at Southampton Crematorium East Chapel, SO16 3QB at 1.15pm on Thursday 26 February followed at 2.45pm by a service to celebrate his life at St John The Apostle Church, Marchwood, Southampton, SO40 4SX. No flowers please but donations may be made to British Heart Foundation or Alzheimer’s Society via the funeral directors, A H Cheater Ltd, 122 The Hundred, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 8BY and online http://www.ahcheater.co.uk/.


Change of Address


Publications


For sale / wanted

TOWER BELL. Models with/without bells. Church Bells of Staffordshire by Lynham, quarto sized, excellent condition. Taylor bell 1979 1¼cwt with headstock, clapper, chiming rope and wheel. Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. [6082]

QUALITY PEALBOARDS. Free layout and quote please visit www.pealboards.co.ukThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – tel: 023 8089 8741


University Announcements

The Universities Association of Change Ringers

SPRING DAY 2015

Saturday 28th March, West Warwickshire. Please apply to the Secretary for a programme.

SUMMER TOUR 2015

Saturday 8th to Saturday 15th August 
based at High Leigh Conference Centre, Hoddesdon, Herts. 
The week’s cost for bed, breakfast and evening meal in en-suite accommodation will be £310 approx. In addition, organising costs will be approx. £40. To book a place, please send £100 payment to the Secretary by 11th June.

Hon. Sec. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 64 Downlands, Royston, Herts. SG8 5BY. Tel. No. 01763-246018.


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Guild / Association Announcements

KCACR. AGM. Easter Monday 6th April 2015 at the Marden Memorial Hall, Goudhurst Road, Marden TN12 9JX at 2.30pm. Nomination Form for the Election of Officers, posts listed in the Handbook, available on the web at www.kcacr.org.uk. Written nominations to be signed by the proposer, seconder and nominee and sent to the General Secretary, Mr Douglas G Davis, 14 Monmouth Close, Rainham, Kent ME8 7BQ or by email (nominee to confirm separately) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the latest Friday 27th March 2015.The current Chairman, Treasurer and Handbook Editor are not seeking re-election.[1088]


Central Council Announcements

CENTRAL COUNCIL PUBLICATIONS

SPECIAL OFFER FOR BULK ORDERS

A discount of 30% will be allowed on advertised prices
for orders over £60 received during MARCH (This discount
does not apply to items marked * in the 2015 price list).

Order from: Mrs B Wheeler, 2 Orchard Close,
Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1XE


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THE CENTRAL COUNCIL OF CHURCH BELL RINGERS

Registered as a Charity

Registered Charity no. 270036

The second session of the 42nd Council
will be held on MONDAY 25th May 2015 at
the Mercure Hull Royal Hotel, Ferensway, Hull.

Nominations for the post of Public Relations Officer, and for election to Life Membership of the Council, in all cases signed by two Members of the Council, must reach me by 25th March. Nominations for Additional Members, accompanied by a single supporting statement of not more than 250 words and signed by two Representative, Life or Ex-officio Members of the Council, must also reach me by 25th March.

Notices of Motion, also signed by two Council Members, must reach me by 13th April.

Society secretaries are reminded that subscriptions for 2015,
at £30 per representative, if not already paid, are now due.

Unless already notified, please let me know of any changes
of representatives or of their addresses since the last meeting.

MARY BONE, Hon Secretary


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Open Days

SW19 GRAB

Saturday 28th March 2015

12-1.30pm Merton Park
Trafalgar Pub
2-4pm Merton (new peal)
3-5pm Colliers Wood

Easy access from public transport.
Parking available but not plentiful.

Advance book for discounts.
Chris Stanley, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Advance Notice

Saturday 11th April 2015

In aid of Hanslope Bell Restoration Project

Sixteen towers in the Milton Keynes area

Remember the date 
Full details will be published later


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Ringing Courses

ART Conference 2015

7th March 2015 – Birmingham

For all those interested in ringing teaching!

ART’s flagship annual event returns 
with a packed day of presentations 
and workshops showcasing ideas 
from inside and outside ringing.

Full details and booking at
www.ringingteachers.co.uk/conference


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General Announcements

The 2014 RW Index is now available for viewing or free download at our website:

www.ringingworld.co.uk/news-articles/indexes

A hard copy A4 print-out of the index can be provided by the RW Office at a cost of £7 (inc. p&p)



Long Length Attempts

4th April 2015. 10am at Clock House Bells, Awbridge. An attempt for 17568 RUTLAND SURPRISE MAJOR.             [5006]

Saturday March 7th, 10080 New Cambridge Surprise Royal, Awbridge, Clock House Bells, 10am.   [5002]


Weekday Meetings and Practices

DUNSTER BRANCH. Practice on Thursday 5th March 2015 at Timberscombe. 7.30-9pm. The special method is Plain Bob Major but there will also be ringing for all abilities ie rounds and call changes etc. All welcome.           [1104]

HEREFORD GUILD. BRF AGM. 7.30pm. Wed 11th March, Black Swan, Leominster. Enquiries to 01746 714357.          [6082]

NORTHANTS MIDWEEK GROUP. Wednesday 4th March at Great Cransley (NN14 1PX) 2-4pm Special method Norwich. All Welcome.                                         [1101]

TAW TORRIDGE & TAMAR MIDWEEK GROUP. Thursday 26th Feb. 11.30 Launceston St Mary. 2.30 Kelly. All welcome.[1095]

NORTHANTS MIDWEEK GROUP. Wednesday 4th March at Great Cransley (NN14 1PX) 2-4pm Special method Norwich. All Welcome.[1101]

KCACR. AGM - Monday 6th April 2015.Service at St Michael and All Angels, Marden TN12 9HP at 12 noon. Lunch will be available at the Marden Memorial Hall, Goudhurst Road, Marden TN12 9JX at 1pm, cost £10. Lunch can be booked via Sue Bassett, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Online payments preferred - KCACR Maidstone District A/C No: 83298878, Sort Code: 60-60-08, use the reference AGM Meal and inform the Treasurer once paid. For those not online postal applications to Mrs Sue Bassett, 23 Hanmer Way, Staplehurst, Tonbridge Kent TN12 0NR. Cheques payable to KCACR, and send SAE if you would like acknowledgement sent. No tickets to be allocated, names will be checked on a list at the door Parking is limited at the hall and should be used by those of limited mobility only. Free parking available behind the library in the High Street, postcode TN12 9DP. Tower routes for the day available by request.   [1081]


Meetings on Saturday February 28

LACR. Fylde Branch. Meeting held at St Joseph’s, Ansdell (8) from 3-5pm.       [1105]


Meetings on Saturday March 7

BEDFORDSHIRE ASSOCIATION.Bedford District. Ringing at Odell 7-9pm. All welcome. Special Method Bedford Delight x34x14x12x16x14x36, lead end 12.       [1106]

EACR. SE District. Meeting, Sandon. Ringing 3pm. Service 4.30pm. Tea 5.15pm (names to Nick, 01245 472692) Meeting 6pm.                                                   [1107]

GUILD OF DEVONSHIRE RINGERS. N/NW Branch. Monthly Practice at Bratton Fleming (6) 7-9pm. Visitors welcome.                                                              [1108]

ARCHDEACONRY OF HALIFAX GUILD next meets on Saturday, 7th March. Afternoon ringing at St Martin’s, Church Lane, Brighouse, HD6 1AT, 15:00-16:30. Tea and AGM at Ripponden’s Community Centre by St Bartholomew’s Church, Old Bank, HX6 4DF at 17:00, followed by evening ringing at St Bart’s 18:30-20:00. Please contact Pat Kefford on 01484 648717 by 3rd March to book teas. All welcome.  [1116]

LACR. Blackburn Branch. Meeting at St Leonard’s, Padiham. 3.30-5pm, followed by tea & then evening ringing 6.30-8pm at St Peter’s, Burnley. Names for tea to Branch Secretary Simon Butterworth either by email or phone on 0792 8102552 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by no later that Wednesday 4th March please.             [1109]

LACR. Blackburn Branch. Meeting at St Leonard’s, Padiham. 3.30-5pm, followed by tea & then evening ringing 6.30-8pm at St Peter’s, Burnley. Names for tea to Branch Secretary Simon Butterworth either by email or phone on 0792 8102552 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by no later that Wednesday 4th March please.             [1109]

LANCASHIRE ASSOCIATION. Wigan Branch. Meeting at Christ Church, Aughton, 3.30-5pm and tea, followed by St Michael’s, Aughton 6pm-7:30pm. Names for tea to Paul Coggon (01695 422079) by Wednesday, 4th March. All welcome.                                                              [1110]

SALISBURY DG. Mere Branch. Quarterly Meeting at Stalbridge. Ringing 2.30-4pm. followed by service, tea and meeting. Names for tea to Robert Wellen (01747 825131 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) by Wed 4 March please.     [1115]


Meetings on Saturday March 14

LADIES GUILD. Eastern District. ADM (Suffolk), 9.30-10.30am Rattlesden. 10.45am meeting, Buxhall. Followed by ringing. Lunch own arrangements. 2.30-3.30pm Tostock, 4-5pm Pakenham. All welcome.            [1111]

LADIES GUILD. South Eastern District. ADM at All Saints, Carshalton, Surrey (8 bells). Bells from 3pm, followed at 4.30pm by tea and business meeting. All welcome. Names for tea please by previous Tuesday to either Isabel Pearce (daytime 01732 761199 evening 01732 742218) or to Helen Webb This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .          [1112]

NWACBR. AGM,Saturday 14 March 2015, St Mary, Beaumaris. Ringing 2pm-4pm, service 4pm followed by tea and AGM. Names for tea to Michael Bridges This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.      [1114]

OXFORD D.G. North Bucks Branch. AGM at the Two Brewers, Olney. 13:00 Ringing at Newton Blossomville, 14:00 Ringing at Clifton Reynes. 15:00 Service. 15:30 Light refreshments. 18:00 drinks at The Two Brewers, Olney followed by the AGM. 19:30 Annual Dinner. Names and choice of meal to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or 01908 609014, by Friday 6 March please.[1113]

GUILDFORD D.G. AGM, Chiddingfold. Ringing 3-4.30pm St Mary, Chiddingfold. Followed by Service 4.30pm, tea 5pm and meeting 6pm. Names for tea to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01428 685940 by Tuesday, 10th March.[1102]