Notices and Adverts

Notices published in issue 5405 (November 28 2014) and in the two preceding issues

Deaths

LEWIS. On Saturday, 15th November 2014, Eileen passed away peacefully at home, aged 85, with her sons at her side. Dear wife of John Desmond Lewis, mother of Gaynor, Brian and Robert. Beloved sister of Joan Brown and sister-in-law of Ken. Grandmother to Michael, Jonathan, Rupert, Elinor, Giles and Gareth.  Funeral service to take place at St Mary the Virgin, Chieveley at 1pm on Friday, 28th November followed by burial in the churchyard. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Church (Cheques made payable to “Chieveley PCC”) c/o Camp Hopson Funeral Directors, 90 West Street, Newbury, RG14 1HA[6071]

RICHARD TURNER. It is with great sadness that we share news of the death of Richard Turner on Thursday 13th November. He will be greatly missed by all in the Durham and Newcastle DACBR, in Tideswell and beyond. RIP our friend, mentor and companion ringer and singer.[6066]


Memorial Services

FREEMAN, MICHAEL. A memorial service will be held at St Mary’s, Warwick, on Saturday 13th December at 11am for Revd Michael Freeman, ringer and priest, formerly of Lincoln and Warwickshire. Private cremation prior. Enquiries Chris Mew 01926 402273.          [6070]


Change of Address

MAYCOCK. Ian’s address is now 34 Ffordd Glyn, Coed Y Glyn, Wrexham, LL13 7QN. Tel 01978 350180, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .                         [6062]


Publications

“CHANGE RINGING”, by Wilfrid G Wilson. Art and Science of Change Ringing on Church and Handbells. Cash with order, £14 post free UK from Alison Williams, St Peters Cottage, Old Mansion Drive, Bredon, Worcestershire, GL20 7LH.


For sale / wanted

AT LAST … the first ever peal of SCIENTIFIC  TRIPLES on 3 CDs. The whole peal, rung in 1958 available for £15, postage free or £12 by hand. Also the first ever peal of SILENT AND NON-CONDUCTED SPLICED SURPRISE MAXIUMS in 4 CDs the whole peal rung in 1973 at Margaret’s Leicester available for £15 postage free, or £12 by hand. Now also available in MP3 Format. Delivery is approximately 4 weeks from Michael P Moreton, 86 Brighton Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 6AD. Please include cheque with order.           [6067]

HANDBELLS. Octave 15inc for change ringing founder unknown. Refurbished some years ago hardly used since. £950 ono. Pearson 01332 835959 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    [5014]

Kev’s Guide to
Church Bells Around the World

Detailed hardback reference guide to all the known bell towers & churches around the World, 590 pages, 18,147 bell towers & Churches in 159 countries around the world.
Also over 2,000 pictures & U.K.
Postcodes for every tower.

Kevin Jones, 36 South Green Drive,
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9HR.
Tel: 0044 797 444 9808, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Reduced to £12 inc U.K. P&P
€ 20 to Europe & $ 30 Overseas inc P&P

Cheques payable to “Kevin Jones”

Kev’s to Church Bells is also on FACEBOOK:

[5016]

BOOKS BY STEVE COLEMAN. £14.95 each. There are now Five. Gift Wrapping Free, posted same day. Discounts 3 or more. Tel 01452 831197. www.ringingbooks.co.uk.            [4073]

“Ringing Book Titles”

NEW! Wentworth wooden jigsaw puzzle.
A montage of colourful ringing book covers.

See photo: www.cccbr.org.uk

Copyright: Authors/publishers
and Anthony Bianco (photography)

Size: c360mm x 250mm (14” x 10”) 250 pieces with library-cut shapes called “whimsies”

AN IDEAL GIFT

Price £23 (+£3 p+p in UK)
Cheques payable to: CCCBR

Proceeds to the CCCBR Bell Restoration Fund

NB Ringers’ Arms available @ £20 + £3 p&p

Five previous puzzles available @ £23 ea + £3 p+p

From: Stella Bianco, “Oaklands”,
West Chiltington Lane, Broadford Bridge, Billingshurst, West Sussex RH14 9EA

Tel: 01403 740010  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Online payment available

Please supply email address, if possible.

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University Announcements

OXFORD UNIVERSITY SOCIETY.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING.

The OUSCR AGM will be held at 8pm
on Monday 1 December 2014
in The Saskatchewan Room, Exeter College.

Notice was given at the TGM that at the meeting the following resolution will be proposed

“That the Society adopt a new constitution, available to view with some explanatory notes at http://tiny.cc/ous or on receipt of an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ”.

Hard copy of the proposal is available on request from the General Secretary, 5 Hodges Court, Oxford OX1 4NX; Mob. 07722 884389.

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University Announcements

THE UNIVERSITY OF LONDON SOCIETY OF CHANGE RINGERS AuGM will be held on 23rd November at 12.30 in St Olave’s Church, Hart St. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information.               [4089]


Striking Competitions

National Twelve-Bell Striking Contest for the Taylor Trophy 2015

Eliminators to be held at St Chad’s Shrewsbury, Our Lady & St Nicholas Liverpool and Wakefield Cathedral
on
Saturday 28 March 2015

Final to be held at St Peter Mancroft Norwich on Saturday 27 June 2015

The methods will be half-courses of
Cambridge Maximus (Eliminators)
and Lincolnshire Maximus (Final)

Entries are invited from teams representing centres where 12 bell ringing is arranged
and practised

An online entry form is available on the website
The closing date for entries is
5pm on Friday 28 November 2014

Ms George Unsworth, Contest Secretary
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
07736 616662
www.12bell.org.uk


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General Announcements

New Simulator Software

Virtual Belfry has had an overhaul!

Many new features for teaching,
method and striking practice

Runs on Windows XP or later

More details and a trial copy from:

www.belfryware.com

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Long Length Attempts

I give notice for a record long peal of 10,080 KNAPPS FARM S ROYAL on 29-12-2014 starting 10am. At Knapps Farm, Doulting, nr Shepton Mallet, Somerset, if rung with be credited to Bath and Wells Association. Robert Perry.      [6069]


Weekday Meetings and Practices

SOUTHWELL AND NOTTINGHAM DIOCESAN GUILD. South Notts District. Meeting on Wednesday 26th November at St Michael’s, Sutton Bonington at 7.30pm.[4092]


Weekday Meetings and Practices

TAW TORRIDGE & TAMAR. Midweek Group. Thursday 27th November 11.30am Liskeard, 2.30pm St Cleer. All welcome.[4093]


Weekday Meetings and Practices

 

L&MDA. Practice at Llanishen (GF) on Friday 28th November from 10.30am. All welcome.              4080

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Weekday Meetings and Practices

NORTHANTS. MIDWEEK GROUP. Wednesday 3rd December at Isham 2-4pm special method Norwich Surprise Minor. All welcome.                                           [4099]


Meetings on Saturday November 29

LADIES GUILD. Meeting Central District. Saturday 29th November 2014. 14:00-14:45 Fulmer, Bucks 6 (8cwt). 15:15-16:00 Hitcham, Bucks 6 (6cwt). 17:15-18:00 Dorney, Bucks 6 (7cwt).[4100]

HERTFORD C.A. 10 bell practice at Hatfield 7-8.30pm. All standards welcomed.              [4094]

LADIES GUILD. Marches District. 10-11am Shrawley, 11.15-12.15 Grimley, 12.30 Lunch The Crown, Hallow WR2 6LB, 14-15.30 Worcester, St John’s.                     [4081]

LINCOLN DIOCESAN GUILD. West Lindsey Branch. Saturday 29 November 7-9pm at Kirton Lindsey Surprise Major practice, methods: Yorkshire and Bristol.  [4083]


Meetings on Saturday December 6

BEDFORDSHIRE ASSOCIATION. Bedford District. Ringing meeting at Bromham 7-9pm. Special method London Surprise Major. Ringers of all abilities welcome.    4101[4101]

CHESTER DG. South Branch. Ringing at Astbury 3-4.30pm followed by Carol Service and Mince Pies … Names please by 4th to Mary Stanwell on 01270 628900 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .    [4102]

GUILD OF DEVONSHIRE RINGERS. N/NW Branch. Monthly practice at Holy Trinity Ilfracombe (8) 7-8.30pm. Visitors welcome.            [4103]

HERTFORD CA. Northern District Practice. Ringing at Royston (8) 6.30-8.45. SMs Grandsire Triples and Double Norwich Court Bob Major. All welcome.   [4105]

NDAR. Eastern Branch. Annual Branch Meeting at Blofield, ringing from 3pm, Service, tea, meeting at 6pm. All welcome. Names to Judy Frostwick 01603 714819 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5th December.          [4105]

PDGCBR. Guilsborough Branch. 16.00 Sibbertoft. Service, tea. Phone for details and price 7 days before 01858 575683. Evening ringing Welford.    [4106]

SALISBURY DG.Mere Branch. Annual Meeting at Maiden Bradley. Ringing 2.30-4pm, followed by Service, tea and meeting. Names for tea and/or ringing to Robert Wellen 01747 825131 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Wed 3rd December please.          4107[4107]

GUILDFORD D.G. Leatherhead District. DNM at St Martin of Tours, EPSOM on Saturday 6th December 2014. Ringing 3pm, Service 4.30pm, Tea 5pm, Meeting 6pm. Names for tea to Margaret Bale This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .[4095]

LACR. Blackburn Branch. Annual General Meeting at Accrington 3.30-5pm, followed by tea & meeting. Names for tea to Simon Butterworth ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) by 29th November, please.         [4096]

LANCASHIRE ASSOCIATION. Wigan Branch. AGMat All Saints, Rainford 3.30-5pm and 6.30-8pm. Names for tea to June Burgess (01744 883187) by Wednesday, 3rd December. All welcome.              [4097]