Notices and Adverts
Notices published in issue 5394 (September 12 2014) and in the two preceding issues
Special Birthday Greetings to KENNETH EDWARDS and in recognition of 65 (+) years bell ringing and countless hours of service to the parish and church of St Peter, Newton-le-Willows.
MICHAEL JOHN MAIN. Suddenly on holiday in Fiji on August 29th 2014. Ringer at Kings Langley and Apsley End Herts. Donations to: WAWA c/o Chris and Mary Bunney, Lindisfarne, Powerstock, Bridport, Dorset. DT6 3TE. 
Change of Address
CAROL RINGING AND MORE. (38 tunes – £7) and HYMNS AND THINGS (55 tunes - £9), music books in tower-bell number notation fully harmonized for 1½ octave sets of handbells in any key, post free from Don Bedford, Penrhiw, Ciffig, Whitland, Carmarthenshire, SA34 0NG. Tel/fax 01994 240593. 
For sale / wanted
BELTOWER 2014 software for practising at home or tower, now with male and female ringers. BELTUTOR for beginners. Order on-line at www.beltower.co.uk. Tel: 01404 42732. 
LANCASTER. Welcomes student ringers, any standard, from the Universities of Lancaster and Cumbria. We have two 10 bell towers so we need your support! Practice nights: Lancaster RC Cathedral Monday, Lancaster Priory Thursday, both 7.30-9pm. Further info John Rogan 01524 858832 or Anne Wichmann 01524 60325.
Guild / Association Announcements
CHESTER DIOCESAN GUILD
Meeting on Saturday 20th September
AGM & 8-Bell Striking Competition
11am to 11.45am Sandbach, St Mary
11.30am to 12.15pm Wistaston, St Mary
2pm Draw followed by Competition Ringing
at Barthomley, St Bertoline
5pm Service, 5:30pm Tea
followed by Results and AGM
7.15pm approx. Nantwich, St Mary
by Tuesday 16th September please
or tel. 01270 628900
Peterborough Diocesan Guild
YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION OF CHANGE RINGERS
Saturday 20th September 2014
Including Sunday Service Band Striking Competition Final
Lunch will cost £5 and names, including your choice of Vegetable Lasagne or Shepherds’ Pie,
Note: there will be a meeting of the Trustees of the Bell Repair Fund immediately after the general meeting.
Long Length Attempts
I wish to give notice of an attempt to ring 10,080 HEPTONSTALL DELIGHT MAJOR at St Thomas’, Heptonstall on Saturday 4 October 2014, starting at 12noon. If successful, the peal will be credited to the Lancashire Association. George Campling. 
Weekday Meetings and Practices
L&MDA. Practice at Llantwit Major on Fri 26 Sept from 10.30am. All welcome.
Meetings on Saturday September 20
EACR. SE District Meeting, Purleigh (new venue). Ringing 4.30pm, light refreshments available until start of meeting at 6pm. 
EACR. Southern District Meeting at Brentwood Sat 20 Sept. Ringing 3.30pm, service 4.30pm, then tea/meeting/ringing after. Names for tea to Warren Hawkings, 01277 214612 by Wednesday 17 Sept. 
HERTFORD C.A. Northern District. Basic Methods Practice at Weston (6) 3-5pm All welcome. 
KCACR. Rochester District. Morning Practice at Milton-next-Gravesend (8), 10:00am to midday. All welcome.
LADIES GUILD. Northants District Meeting. 10:30 to 11:15am St Mary, Woodford Halse, 11:30 to 12:15 pm Holy Cross, Byfield. We will hold a short meeting at Byfield followed by lunch at Chipping Warden, names to Secretary by 18 September. 
LEICESTER D.G. Melton District Meeting Saturday 20 September 7-8.30pm at Loughborough (All Saints) All abilities welcome. 
LINCOLN DIOCESAN GUILD. West Lindsey Branch. Sat 20 September joint practice with Doncaster & District at Epworth 6.30-9pm. Light refreshments. 
SOUTHWELL & NOTTINGHAM DIOCESAN GUILD. Newark District. Mini-outing Saturday 20 September to Lincolnshire. Fulbeck 1.30-2.15pm, Wellingore 2.30-3.15pm, Navenby 3.30-4.15pm, tea break 4.15-5pm, Harmston 5-6pm. Everyone welcome. 
GUILD OF RAILWAY RINGERS. Outing to Exe Estuary towers, first Topsham 12.00-12.45pm plus 3 more. For details call Chris Mew 01926 402273.
Meetings on Saturday October 18