Notices and Adverts

Notices published in issue 5414 (January 30 2015) and in the two preceding issues

Deaths

A. MURIEL REAY. The funeral of Muriel Reay, first lady to ring 1,000 peals and Life Vice President of the St Martin’s Guild, will take place at 11am on Thursday 19th February at St Philip’s Cathedral, Birmingham. Burial at Yardley. Family flowers
only. Donations to Midlands Air Ambulance: https://www.midlandsairambulance.com/how-to-support-us/ways-to-donate. An indication of intent, to Margaret Edwards: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , would be appreciated.  [6072]

STELLA SHELL. We are sad to announce the death on Saturday, 24th January of Stella Shell of Christ Church, Eastbourne, and former tower captain of St Gabriel’s Pimlico.   [6073]

I am sorry to announce the death of BILL THOW on Tuesday 13th January. The service will be at Kensal Green Crematorium Chapel, Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, Kensal Green, London, NW10  4NJ on Tuesday 12th February at 11.15 burial at 12noon.  Refreshments at The Masons Arms,  665 Harrow Road, NW10 4NJ. Entrance to the cemetery just after The Masons Arms. Names by Feb 9th for catering. No flowers, donations for Cancer Research to the Funeral Directors, 115 Burnt Oak, Broadway, Edgware, Middlesex, HA8 5EN. For more information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .           [6074]

PHILIP ROTHERA. Phil passed away on Tuesday, 13th of January after a 4-year battle with cancer. A private cremation will be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at noon on Thursday, 29th January at St Mary’s Church, Selattyn. Family flowers only please. A wake will take place at the Cross Keys after the church service. For more information please send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.         [6071]

DENNIS SUTTON of Waddington Lincolnshire, sadly passed away on 8th January 2015 aged 94. Funeral at Lincoln Crematorium at 10.30am Friday 30th January 2015.[6068]

BOB WINSTANLEYof Loughton and Shenley, North Buckinghamshire, sadly passed away over the weekend of 10th January 2015. Please contact Gary Reading via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details of the funeral arrangements.[6067]

BILL BLAKE (William) of Stoke Canon, formerly Diptford, Devon. Died peacefully 6 January, aged 93. Funeral details from 07973-825499 email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .[6063]


Change of Address


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

Practise any method on your Windows PC, Apple Mac, iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. See www.abelsim.co.uk              [6043]


University Announcements

OPEN UNIVERSITY SOCIETY. Spring weekend in Merseyside Sat 28th February (6 towers) and Sun 1st March (4 towers in Liverpool including the Cathedral). For full details and names for tea contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or details at opuscr.org.uk.                                        [1053]

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

 

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Guild / Association Announcements

YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION OF CHANGE RINGERS

General Meeting

Saturday 7th February 2015

General Ringing

09.30-10.30 Swillington, St Mary, 8 (LS26 8DS) (refreshments available)

10.40-11.40 East Ardsley, St Michael & All Angels, 8 (WF3 2LJ)

12.00 Service-Ossett, Holy & Undivided Trinity 15 (WF5 9DW)

12:30
Lunch, Trinity Centre (Ossett Church)
followed by meeting

After the meeting there will be General Ringing at Ossett 15, until 16.30.

Lunch
Choice of Steak & Potato Pie with Mushy Peas or Vegetable Pie with Mushy Peas. £5 per head. Names and your choice of meal must be provided by no later than 24th January 2015 to David Pygott Tel 07882 638252, Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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DERBY DIOCESAN ASSOCIATION

61st Sir Arthur P Heywood
Memorial
Dinner & Dance

Saturday 21st February 2015

The Speedwell Rooms, Staveley

please note the change of venue

Live ceilidh band

Ticket £15

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 14th Feb.

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ST MARTIN’S GUILD

127th HENRY JOHNSON DINNER

on

Saturday 28th February 2014

at

“The Banqueting Suite”

Birmingham Council House

Victoria Square, Birmingham

Chairman: Chris Mills

Tickets: £43.50
from Stephanie Warboys
50 Glendon Way, Dorridge, Solihull,
West Midlands B93 8SY
Tel: 01564 779139 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
by Wednesday 18th February 2015

Cheques payable to “St Martin’s Guild HJD”

Vegetarian and diabetic options available

 

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THE SOCIETY OF RAMBLING RINGERS. Annual Reunion, Dinner & AGM, Saturday 21st February 2015, LINCOLN. Contact Chris Woodcock for more details including Menu (final date for booking dinner: Wed 11th Feb) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01522 790942.          [6065]

WELSH COLLEGES SOCIETY. AGM and Dinner weekend 6-8th February. AGM Saturday 7th February 16.00, Llanbadarn Fawr Church Hall, SY23 3QY.       [6069]

YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION OF CHANGE RINGERS

General Meeting

Saturday 7th February 2015

General Ringing

09.30-10.30 Swillington, St Mary, 8 (LS26 8DS) (refreshments available)

10.40-11.40 East Ardsley, St Michael & All Angels, 8 (WF3 2LJ)

12.00 Service-Ossett, Holy & Undivided Trinity 15 (WF5 9DW)

12:30
Lunch, Trinity Centre (Ossett Church)
followed by meeting

After the meeting there will be General Ringing at Ossett 15, until 16.30.

Lunch
Choice of Steak & Potato Pie with Mushy Peas or Vegetable Pie with Mushy Peas. £5 per head. Names and your choice of meal must be provided by no later than 24th January 2015 to David Pygott Tel 07882 638252, Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .[1045]


Guild / Association Announcements

THE SOCIETY OF RAMBLING RINGERS. Annual Reunion, Dinner & AGM, Saturday 21st February 2015, LINCOLN. Contact Chris Woodcock for more details including Menu (final date for booking dinner: Wed 11th Feb) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01522 790942.       [6065]

DERBY DIOCESAN ASSOCIATION

61st Sir Arthur P Heywood Memorial Dinner & Dance

Saturday 21st February 2015

The Chesterfield Hotel, Chesterfield

Live ceilidh band

Ticket £15

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


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Central Council Announcements

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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Tower Announcements

SOUTH CROYDON. Practice night has been changed back to Mondays from 7.45pm to 9.15pm. Visitors welcome. Phone first 0208 688 6373.                               [5001]

The tower correspondent for PRIVETT is no longer Roger Barber and any future requests to ring at Holy Trinity Privett should be addressed to Teresa Brown, 12 Sages Lane, Privett, Alton, Hants, GU34 3NP or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 01730 828003.      [6070]


Open Days

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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Bradfield Ringing Course 2015

Organised by Bellringing Courses Ltd

Thursday 20th – Sunday 23rd August 2015

Bradfield College, 
Bradfield, Berkshire RG7 6AU

The same friendly and busy course

For more information check the website
www.bradfield-ringing-course.org.uk

or contact the Student Organiser
Mike Winterbourne
11 Astor Crescent
Ludgershall
SP11 9RG
01264 790179

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Long Length Attempts

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


Weekday Meetings and Practices

NORTHANTS MIDWEEK GROUP. Meeting on Wednesday 4th February at Rushden 2-4pm, special method Stedman Triples. All abilities welcome.       [1048]

L&MDA. Practice at St Mellons, on Friday 30th January from 10.30am. All welcome.[1052]


Weekday Meetings and Practices

LANCASHIRE ASSOCIATION.Wigan Branch. Meeting at St. John’s, Coppull 3.30-5pm and 6-7.30pm. Names for tea to Barry Hale (01695 625829) by Wednesday, 4th February. All welcome.    [1055]


Weekday Meetings and Practices

DERBY D.A. Chesterfield District. Monday 9th Feb, 7.30pm, District Practice at St John Baptist, Tibshelf, DE55 5NU. All welcome.                                             [1060]


Meetings on Saturday January 31

PDG. Northampton Branch. AGM at St John the Baptist, Piddington (6). Ringing from 3pm, Service at 4pm, meeting at 5pm. Numbers for tea to 01604 870162 All welcome.  [1054]

LADIES GUILD. Marches District. 10:15-11:00 Stoke St Milborough, 11:00-12:30 Stokesay, 12:45 Lunch Craven Arms area, 14:30-15:30 Stanton Lacy.         [1041]

LINCOLN DIOCESAN GUILD. Alford St Wilfrid. Branch AGM. Open ringing 11-12.30pm. Service and AGM 12.30-2pm then open ringing. Lunch £5pp. All welcome. Contact Simon Pearson for details. 07818 016782.[1050]

GUILDFORD D.G.Leatherhead District. ADM at St Mary & St Nicholas, Leatherhead on Sat 31st January 2015. Ringing 3pm, Service 4.30pm, Tea 5pm, Meeting 6pm. Names for tea to Rosemary Henderson. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .          [1043]

LADIES GUILD. Central District. Meeting and ADM 31st January 2015. 11:00-11:45 St Peter’s, Chalfont St Peter, (6) 11-0-2. 12:00-12:45 St Mary’s, Denham, (8) 22-2-6 recently serviced and ring well. 13:00 St Mary’s, Harefield (6) 6-3-26. Bring and share lunch, and meeting tea and coffee provided.14:15-15:00 approx ringing.                            [1040]

LADIES GUILD. Marches District. 10:15-11:00 Stoke St Milborough, 11:00-12:30 Stokesay, 12:45 Lunch Craven Arms area, 14:30-15:30 Stanton Lacy.[1041]

LINCOLN DIOCESAN GUILD. West Lindsey Branch. 7-9pm Epworth, Surprise Major practice, with special emphasis on Superlative, Yorkshire and Bristol, but also including other Standard 8 methods.[1031]


Meetings on Saturday February 7

BEDFORDSHIE ASSOCIATION. Bedford District. Ringing at Wilden 10-12pm All welcome.           [1056]

BATH & WELLS. Dunster Branch. Business Meeting on Saturday7th February 2015 at Crowcombe 3-8.30pm. There will be ringing at 3pm followed by the service, tea, meeting and then more ringing. Special method is St Osmund Doubles. There will be ringing for all abilities i.e. rounds and call changes etc. All welcome.[1057]

HERTFORD C.A. Northern District. Morning Practice. Ringing at St Ippolyts (6) 9-11am, Great Wymondley (6) 11-12.30pm. SM Plain Hunting to a variety of Doubles and Minor methods with information on the structure of methods from the treble’s viewpoint. Also, Basic Methods Practice, Saturday 21st Feb, Pirton (5) 3-5pm. All welcome.           [1058]

LACR. Blackburn Branch. Meeting at St Silas, Blackburn 3 30-5pm, followed by tea & evening ringing till 8pm. Names for tea to Branch Secretary Simon Butterworth either by email or phone on 07928 102552 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by no later that Wednesday 4th February, please.             [1059]

YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION OF CHANGE RINGERS

General Meeting

Saturday 7th February 2015

General Ringing

09.30-10.30 Swillington, St Mary, 8 (LS26 8DS) (refreshments available)

10.40-11.40 East Ardsley, St Michael & All Angels, 8 (WF3 2LJ)

12.00 Service-Ossett, Holy & Undivided Trinity 15 (WF5 9DW)

12:30 Lunch, Trinity Centre (Ossett Church)
followed by meeting

After the meeting there will be General Ringing at Ossett 15, until 16.30.

Lunch
Choice of Steak & Potato Pie with Mushy Peas or Vegetable Pie with Mushy Peas.
£5 per head. Names and your choice of meal must be provided by no later than 24th January 2015 to David Pygott Tel 07882 638252, Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


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Meetings on Saturday February 14

GUILD OF DEVONSHIRE RINGERS. East Devon Branch. AGM to be held at St Nicholas & St Giles, Sidmouth, on Saturday 14th February 2015. Ringing from 3pm, Service at 4-30pm followed by tea and meeting. Names for tea please by 11th February to Anne Bailey 01395 515380 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . All Welcome.     [1061]