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posted 28 May 2014, 16:15 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 28 May 2014, 16:15 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


'Forgotten Empress' sank 100 years ago, took 1012 lives - Canada.com

Posted: 28 May 2014 12:13 PM PDT


'Forgotten Empress' sank 100 years ago, took 1012 lives
Canada.com
They may have been startled from their slumber when the ship's alarm bells and foghorn blasted into the dead of night. But there .... The vessel will be commemorated with the release of Canada Post stamps, a pair of silver coins from the Royal Canadian ...

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Youngster pledges support to Bell Tower Appeal - Evesham Journal

Posted: 28 May 2014 09:21 AM PDT


Evesham Journal

Youngster pledges support to Bell Tower Appeal
Evesham Journal
Sue Ablett, chairman of the Bell Tower Appeal, which needs to raise £500,000 to repair and conserve the building, was thrilled to hear about Ashley's plans and decided to join him on the walk. "It appears Ashley was inspired to do something for charity ...

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Forest City rings the bell for local history - Independentweekender

Posted: 28 May 2014 08:46 AM PDT


Independentweekender

Forest City rings the bell for local history
Independentweekender
Henry Tusar, left, of Forest City, joined his granddaughter Lauren Tusar, in pulling the rope to ring the church bell in the Forest City Historical Society Museum. (Photo by Tom Fontana). BY TOM FONTANA Correspondent. “The only way we will be able to ...

Charlie Daniels at Times Union Center this weekend - Troy Record

Posted: 28 May 2014 07:45 AM PDT


Charlie Daniels at Times Union Center this weekend
Troy Record
... sparkling on the blue grass/Or the wind stir the wheat fields on a hot Kansas afternoon/Or driven the lonely stretches of old Route 66/Have you ever heard the church bells peal their call to worship/On an early Sunday in some small town in the deep ...

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Listen for the bells - Harvard Gazette

Posted: 28 May 2014 05:03 AM PDT


Harvard Gazette

Listen for the bells
Harvard Gazette
The bells will begin to ring at 11:30 a.m., just after the sheriff of Middlesex County declares the Commencement Exercises adjourned. They will ring for approximately 15 minutes. The deep-toned bell in the Memorial Church tower, for years the only bell ...

Nostalgia: Pictures from the past - Banbury Guardian

Posted: 28 May 2014 03:07 AM PDT


Banbury Guardian

Nostalgia: Pictures from the past
Banbury Guardian
In the Banbury Guardian on May 16, 1985, Hanwell's veteran bell-ringer George Sturch, who was 76, was presented with a set of hand-bells in St Peter's Church to mark 65 years' ringing in the village. They were handed over by churchwarden Winifred ...

SEA BRIGHT: ARTIST GETS DOWN TO BUSINESS - redbankgreen

Posted: 28 May 2014 03:06 AM PDT


SEA BRIGHT: ARTIST GETS DOWN TO BUSINESS
redbankgreen
06.01 - An Evening of Handbells at Tower Hill Church As part of the free Tower Hill Concert Series at First Presbyterian Church in Red Bank, Adam Peithmann directs the Calvin, Tower, Knox, Joy and Alleluia Ringers of English handbells, in a program of ...

"The 20th century Avarayr": Armenians celebrate First Republic Day - Armenpress.am

Posted: 28 May 2014 03:01 AM PDT


"The 20th century Avarayr": Armenians celebrate First Republic Day
Armenpress.am
A flight of steps leads to a square from which a 26-metre-high bell tower rises. The beautiful trellis structure with its twelve bells can be seen from afar. The bells ring every year on the day of the historic victory. The monument is guarded by ...

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Frinton set for spectacular classical music weekend - Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Posted: 28 May 2014 02:13 AM PDT


Frinton set for spectacular classical music weekend
Clacton and Frinton Gazette
Brilliant young group the Celan Quartet are Robert's special guests on Saturday at All Saints Church in Great Holland with a celebratory peal of bells to welcome the audience from 6.40pm. Seating is unreserved and tickets should be booked in advance by ...

WMN Letters: Life was hard for Cornish miners - Western Morning News

Posted: 28 May 2014 01:55 AM PDT


WMN Letters: Life was hard for Cornish miners
Western Morning News
My father told me a story about his brother, who used to go on coach trips with local bell ringers. He would sit at the back, playing popular songs on his accordion. Once, the coach stopped while crossing a Cornish moor, so he could answer a call of ...

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AsparaFest is here as the Vale celebrates Gras - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 28 May 2014 12:39 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

AsparaFest is here as the Vale celebrates Gras
Tewkesbury ADMAG
... of performances and demonstrations." Tickets for Asparafest are on sale now from £6.00. The profits from all tickets sold will be donated to the Evesham Bell Tower Appeal. For more information, full programme and camping details visit asparafest.co.uk.

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SHREWSBURY POLICE ACTIVITY - redbankgreen

Posted: 27 May 2014 11:40 AM PDT


SHREWSBURY POLICE ACTIVITY
redbankgreen
06.01 - An Evening of Handbells at Tower Hill Church As part of the free Tower Hill Concert Series at First Presbyterian Church in Red Bank, Adam Peithmann directs the Calvin, Tower, Knox, Joy and Alleluia Ringers of English handbells, in a program of ...

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East and Old Church - Montrose Review

Posted: 27 May 2014 08:15 AM PDT


Montrose Review

East and Old Church
Montrose Review
... dates from the end of the 1700s and can hold a capacity congregation of 2,000. The famous steeple, which incorporates a belfry housing three bells, was added in 1815, although there is mention in the 1660s of the earlier building also featuring a ...

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Washington National Cathedral celebrates chamber bell - WTOP

Posted: 26 May 2014 05:00 AM PDT


WTOP

Washington National Cathedral celebrates chamber bell
WTOP
Bell ringing, he says, is an obsessive hobby at the cusp of music, sport and mathematics. Follow @WTOP on Twitter and WTOP on Facebook. © 2014 WTOP. All Rights Reserved. Tags: dick uliano, washington national cathedral, don morrison. Comment ...

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