Notices and Adverts
Notices published in issue 5444 (August 28 2015) and in the two preceding issues
Change of Address
CAROL RINGING AND MORE. (38 tunes £7) and HYMNS AND THINGS (55 tunes £9), music books in towerbell number notation fully harmonized for 1½ octaves of handbells in any key. Post free from Don Bedford, Arwel, Jesse Road, Narberth, Pembrokeshire, SA67 7DP. Tel/fax 01834 869061. 
For sale / wanted
PERSONAL & TOWER RECORDS
©‘VIGGERS’ DELIGHT LOOSE LEAF
RECORD BOOKS FOR BELLRINGERS
For Tower and Personal use as;
Peal and/or Quarter Peal Record Books
Record Book for Towers visited
Tower Peal Records and/or Visitors Book
Send stamp for sample sheets and prices
D.I.Y. BINDERS FOR
THE RINGING WORLD
Bind a year’s Ringing World at home
£13.50 each (with guards)
£12.50 each (without guards)
inclusive of postage and packing
Colours: Maroon, Navy and Dark Green
Cheques payable to Mrs. P. Coles
Alma Cottage, Merston, Isle of Wight PO30 3DQ
Guild / Association Announcements
Central Council Announcements
What lessons can we learn from our history
Joint event organised by
We promise you a thought provoking day
An opportunity for society librarians and others interested in the history of ringing to meet. Bring along your treasures to share.
Date: Saturday 27 February 2016
Time: 10 for 10.30am - 4.30pm
Cost: £12 per head, including hot Lunch
Venue: St Peter’s Church Centre,
Bookings: Stella Bianco
JURASSIC COAST OPEN DAY
Saturday 19th September 2015
In aid of the
COMBE RALEIGH BELL RESTORATION AND AUGMENTATION FUND
10.00 Askerswell (6) 8-2-23 DT2 9EJ (GF)
10.20 Shipton Gorge (6) 4-3-24 DT6 4TA (GF)
10.40 Loders (6) 19-1-3 DT6 3RZ (GF)
11.00 Bradpole (8) 15-1-0 DT6 3EP (GF, T, R)
11.20 Bridport (8) 21-0-0 DT6 3NZ
11.40 Symondsbury (6) 14-0-0 DT6 6HB
12.00 Whitchurch C (8) 16-3-26 DT6 6RQ (T)
12.20 Chideock (6) 11-0-24 a/c DT6 6RY
12.40 Lyme Regis (10) 10-3-18 DT7 3DA
13.20 Musbury (6) 14-0-0 (tbc) EX13 8DD (GF)
13.40 Kilmington (6) 10-1-4 EX13 7QZ
14.00 Northleigh (4) 9-0-0 EX24 6DE (GF)
14.20 Farway (6) 11-0-14 EX24 6EQ (GF)
14.40 Offwell (6) 7-3-9 EX14 9SA
15.00 Combe Raleigh (3) 7-0-0 EX14 4TQ (GF)
15.20 Ottery St Mary (8) 18-2-14 EX11 1DW (GF, R)
15.40 Sidbury (8) 16-1-23 EX10 0SB (T)
16.00 Colaton Raleigh (6) 12-0-0 EX10 0LL (GF)
16.20 East Budleigh (8) 10-0-16 EX9 7ED
16.40 Otterton (6) 12-0-4 EX9 7JE
17.00 Sidmouth (10) 18-2-12 EX10 8LG
17.20 Branscombe (6) 14-0-0 EX12 3DA (GF)
17.40 Beer (5) 9-0-7 EX12 3JF
18.00 Seaton (8) 11-0-4 EX12 2AP
All towers will be open for one hour.
T = Toilets, GF = Ground Floor, R = Refreshments.
£2 per tower or Day Tickets £10 available at first four towers or in advance from
(Cheques payable to “CRPCC”
For more information please contact Lisa
Any changes will be displayed on the day.
PRITTLEWELL RINGING CENTRE
On Saturday the 29th August
Open Ringing 3 - 4pm, service 4pm followed by Tea and Evening Ringing
Service Engineer / Trainee Bellhanger
We currently have a vacancy for a service engineer / trainee bellhanger to organise and oversee all aspects of our annual maintenance agreements. A knowledge of bell installations is desirable but not essential as full training will be given. A full clean driving licence is required.
Duties will include:
Weekly organisation of service visits with customers, inspecting the bell installation, tightening, adjusting and undertaking minor repairs as necessary, preparing and writing up of reports to send to the customer. It is expected that the job will involve working away from home most of the week and there will be occasional weekend working. Overseas working may also be required which will include weekends.
The job also involves assisting our existing bellhangers with small bellhanging jobs.
The successful applicant will be provided with an appropriate vehicle, Company credit card, fuel card and laptop.
Hours of work are 39½ hrs per week.
Salary to be negotiated, reviewed annually.
20 days holiday per annum plus all statutory Bank Holidays. We operate a Company pension scheme.
If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing, together with CV, to Paul Mason, Works Director, John Taylor & Co., Freehold Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LEll lAR. Closing date for applications is 7th September 2015.
Long Length Attempts
I wish to give notice of an attempt to ring 10,080 ADDINGTON SURPRISE MAJOR at St Jude’s, Blackburn on Saturday 3rd October 2015, starting at 1pm. If successful, the peal will be credited to the Lancashire Association. George Campling. 
Weekday Meetings and Practices
NORTHANTS MIDWEEK GROUP. Wednesday 2nd September at Weldon (NN17 3JY), 2-4pm. Method Yorkshire Surprise Major. All abilities welcome. 
TAW TORRIDGE & TAMAR MIDWEEK GROUP. Thursday 27th August, 11.30am, South Molton, 2.30pm Molland. All welcome. 
L&MDA. Practice at Bassaleg on Friday 28 August from 10.30am. All welcome. 
Meetings on Saturday August 29
P.D.G. Culworth Branch. Monthly 8 Bell Practice will take place on Saturday 29th August from 7.30-9pm, at King’s Sutton. All are welcome. 
HERTFORD C.A. 10 bell practice at St Peter’s, St Albans, 7-8:30pm. All standards catered for. Special method Lincolnshire. 
LADIES GUILD. Central District. Meeting 29th August, 10:00-11:00 Binfield 9cwt (6) RG42 5NF, 11:30-12:30 Winkfield 13cwt (6) SL4 4SQ. Pub opposite for lunch. 
OXFORD D.G. East Berks & South Bucks Branch. Branch Practice at Marlow (8), 7-9pm. All welcome. 
SOCIETY OF SHERWOOD YOUTHS. Meeting, Hucknall (8), Nottm 7-8:30pm. Special method Chesterfield Bob Major. All welcome. www.sherwoodyouths.org.uk 
LADIES’ GUILD. Marches District. 09:45-10:45 Forden, SY21 8NE. 11:00-12:00 Berriew, SY21 8PF. 12:15 Lunch, The Talbot Hotel, Berriew, SY21 8PJ. 14:30-15:30 Welshpool, SY21 7DP. 
Meetings on Saturday September 5
EACR. SE District Meeting, Southminster. Ringing 3pm, service 4.30pm, tea 5.15pm (NB: names to Tony Eaton (Tillingham Correspondent), 01621 779368, meeting 6pm. 
GUILD OF DEVONSHIRE RINGERS. N/NW Branch. Monthly Practice at Combe Martin (8) 7-9pm. Visitors welcome. 
HERTFORD C.A. Northern District. Practice, Lilley (6) 6.30-7.30pm, Great Offley (6) 7.30-8.45pm. SM Little Bob Minor. Also Friday Sept 11th Surprise practice at Stevenage (8) 7.30-9pm. All welcome. 
LANCASHIRE ASSOCIATION. Wigan Branch. Meeting at All Saints, Rainford 3.30-5pm and 6-7.30pm. Names for tea to June Burgess 01744 883187 by Wednesday 2nd September. All welcome. 
BEDFORDSHIRE ASSOCIATION. Stevington 7.30-9pm. Special method Stedman. All welcome. 
Meetings on Saturday September 12
LACR. Preston Branch. Meeting at the Minster Church of St John. Ringing 3-5pm followed by business meeting. Please note: if using the Minster car park make sure you collect a pass. 
HERTFORD C.A. Western District. Meeting at Kings Langley (8) 3pm. Service 4.30pm followed by tea, business meeting and evening ringing. Names for tea to Cathy Walwyn, 01442 250828.
Meetings on Saturday September 19
Meetings on Saturday September 26