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What Makes America Great - Huffington Post

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 12:48 PM PDT


Huffington Post

What Makes America Great
Huffington Post
Then peals of cackling laughter and gestures one would not have expected from an Uzbek woman. Then a smack across the upper arm and a shout of “I ... It rings inside me like a bell, like muscle memory. This is who we are. This — with all of our faults ...

Proud Janice gets top nursing award - Farnham Herald

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 11:12 AM PDT


Farnham Herald

Proud Janice gets top nursing award
Farnham Herald
She is also one of the Chawton Bell Ringers, a hobby she enjoys very much, and a Trustee of the Wessex Cancer Trust. “I don't want to give up the job completely as I enjoy working with colleagues and networking among the doctors and consultants and ...

Architectural Masterpieces Topping Every Young Traveler's List - Huffington Post

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 09:05 AM PDT


Huffington Post

Architectural Masterpieces Topping Every Young Traveler's List
Huffington Post
The Nativity Façade, built by Antoni Gaudi from 1882 up until his death in 1926, is made of four enormous bell towers and the portico. The portico is composed of ... The Palace of Westminster. Perched on the bank of the Thames, the Palace of ...

Towering challenge for cathedral stonemasons after being awarded £600000 repair grant - The Northern Echo (registration)

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 08:43 AM PDT


The Northern Echo (registration)

Towering challenge for cathedral stonemasons after being awarded £600000 repair grant
The Northern Echo (registration)
A CATHEDRAL has been awarded just under £600,000 for repairs to its 500-year-old sandstone tower. The 66-metre tall Central Tower of Durham Cathedral dates back to 1484, although smaller towers were in place before that date, and its golden ...

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Trucking the world's biggest bell piano through Ottawa - Today's Trucking News

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 08:40 AM PDT


Trucking the world's biggest bell piano through Ottawa
Today's Trucking News
The trailer's flatbed carried one of the biggest mobile bell pianos in the world, ringing in at 26,000 lbs. Forty-eight bronze bells make up what's called the Chime Master Mobile Millennium Carillon. It's a wooden keyboard with pedals, sort of like an ...

PGT CEO Rodney Hershberger rings Nasdaq opening bell - Tampa ... - Tampa Bay Business Journal (blog)

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 04:55 AM PDT


PGT CEO Rodney Hershberger rings Nasdaq opening bell - Tampa ...
Tampa Bay Business Journal (blog)
The visit comes as the manufacturing firm rebounds.

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Bell Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It - The Stone & Eccleshall Gazette

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 04:33 AM PDT


The Stone & Eccleshall Gazette

Bell Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It
The Stone & Eccleshall Gazette
Churches and cathedrals across the Stoke region are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ringing as part of Heritage Open Days this September. The call to the ringing world to ...

Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive - Oxford Mail

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 02:37 AM PDT


Oxford Mail

Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive
Oxford Mail
SHOPPERS and tourists were treated to the chime of ringing bells as a church hailed the pastime of campanology. St Giles' Church in Oxford set up a makeshift belfry outside its historical stone building, where passers-by could stop to yank the ropes ...

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Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive ... - Oxford Mail

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 02:37 AM PDT


Oxford Mail

Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive ...
Oxford Mail
SHOPPERS and tourists were treated to the chime of ringing bells as a church hailed the pastime of campanology.

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Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive ... - The Oxford Times

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 02:36 AM PDT


The Oxford Times

Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive ...
The Oxford Times
SHOPPERS and tourists were treated to the chime of ringing bells as a church hailed the pastime of campanology.

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Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive - The Oxford Times

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 02:36 AM PDT


The Oxford Times

Church sets up mini belfry as part of bell ringing recruitment drive
The Oxford Times
SHOPPERS and tourists were treated to the chime of ringing bells as a church hailed the pastime of campanology. St Giles' Church in Oxford set up a makeshift belfry outside its historical stone building, where passers-by could stop to yank the ropes ...

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A ringside seat July 31, 1834 - Columns - JamaicaObserver.com - Jamaica Observer

Posted: 01 Aug 2016 12:50 AM PDT


Jamaica Observer

A ringside seat July 31, 1834 - Columns - JamaicaObserver.com
Jamaica Observer
On the night of July 31, 1834, 172 years ago, thousands of well-dressed former enslaved Africans flocked their places of worship all over Jamaica to give thanks ...

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SQL Professionals On the Road – Episode 1: Tim Ford and Others ... - SQL Server Pro

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 10:53 PM PDT


SQL Server Pro

SQL Professionals On the Road – Episode 1: Tim Ford and Others ...
SQL Server Pro
This article is a departure from the technical content we provide here at SQL Server Pro. This is the first is a series of articles where we share interesting stories ...

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Call Box: Carpenter Gothic Church moved 4 times before finding final resting spot in San Marco - Florida Times-Union

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:30 PM PDT


Florida Times-Union

Call Box: Carpenter Gothic Church moved 4 times before finding final resting spot in San Marco
Florida Times-Union
Dear A.G.: The former Carpenter Gothic Church, now known as San Marco Preservation Hall, moved four times before finding its final resting spot on Atlantic Boulevard between Arcadia and Belote places. It is the centerpiece of Fletcher Park with ...

Stokeinteignhead, Devon

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

PN amended (was Thu)

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From This Is Wiltshire) - This Is Wiltshire

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:38 AM PDT


This Is Wiltshire

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From This Is Wiltshire)
This Is Wiltshire
THE bells rang out over Royal Wootton Bassett as campanologists converged on St Bartholomew and All Saints Church on Saturday to ring a three-hour peal.

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Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett - This Is Wiltshire

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:38 AM PDT


This Is Wiltshire

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett
This Is Wiltshire
THE bells rang out over Royal Wootton Bassett as campanologists converged on St Bartholomew and All Saints Church on Saturday to ring a three-hour peal. Eight people from all over the country and even as far away as the Netherlands were taking part in ...

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Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett - Swindon Advertiser

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:37 AM PDT


Swindon Advertiser

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett
Swindon Advertiser
“We are really pleased to welcome the AROUND peal tour bell ringers who will be based at The Wiltshire for a week of bell ringing centred on Royal Wootton Bassett,” she said. “We do get quite a lot of visitors and sometimes we have to limit the number ...

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From Swindon Advertiser) - Swindon Advertiser

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:37 AM PDT


Swindon Advertiser

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From Swindon Advertiser)
Swindon Advertiser
THE bells rang out over Royal Wootton Bassett as campanologists converged on St Bartholomew and All Saints Church on Saturday to ring a three-hour peal.

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Church tower with sweeping views of coast opens for one afternoon - The Northern Echo (registration)

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:29 AM PDT


The Northern Echo (registration)

Church tower with sweeping views of coast opens for one afternoon
The Northern Echo (registration)
AN 86ft high church tower with sweeping views of the coast will be open to visitors on Sunday (August 7). Visitors are invited to climb the tower at St Mark's Church in Marske-by-the-sea to see the bell ringers' room, Edwardian church clock mechanism ...

Challenge has a nice ring to it - News Guardian

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 12:39 AM PDT


News Guardian

Challenge has a nice ring to it
News Guardian
At St Paul's, the bell tower will be open for a bell ringing demonstration. Visitors can hear the bells ring, meet local members of the Bell Ringers Guild and try ringing a bell. As well as Challenge 500, ringers are invited to come together to create ...

There's a story in each nook, cranny of Riverside's Mission Inn - Redlands Daily Facts

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 08:21 PM PDT


Redlands Daily Facts

There's a story in each nook, cranny of Riverside's Mission Inn
Redlands Daily Facts
Miller resisted, and Tiffany ended up giving (or selling, there's no record) Miller seven spectacular, stained-glass windows that Tiffany designed for a New York church before it was torn down in 1919. Those windows now grace the inn's St. Francis Chapel.

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TV Picks: 'Future-Worm!' with guest Neil DeGrasse Tyson and ... - Los Angeles Times

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 10:54 AM PDT


Los Angeles Times

TV Picks: 'Future-Worm!' with guest Neil DeGrasse Tyson and ...
Los Angeles Times
L.A. Times TV critic Robert Lloyd chooses his TV Picks for the week, including 'Future-Worm!' and 'Agatha Raisin.'

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Stones in their new home (From The Northern Echo) - The Northern Echo (registration)

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 04:02 AM PDT


The Northern Echo (registration)

Stones in their new home (From The Northern Echo)
The Northern Echo (registration)
SOME fascinating old stones have found a glorious new home in Durham Cathedral's Open Treasure, the £10.9m exhibition which opened last…

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Join characters for fun at flower festival - Hereford Times

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 10:12 PM PDT


Hereford Times

Join characters for fun at flower festival
Hereford Times
Churchwarden Robin Wilson has produced an amiable Mr Tumnus, a fiendish White Witch and even Aslan, characters from The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, all designed to give a special flavour to Pudleston's flower festival on August 20 and 21.

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U.S./D.C. Week in Review: DNC 2016 Edition - Lima Charlie News

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 08:00 PM PDT


Lima Charlie News

U.S./D.C. Week in Review: DNC 2016 Edition
Lima Charlie News
Donald Trump, the official GOP Presidential Nominee, quipped, “We need to change our foreign policy to focus on defeating and destroying ISIS, a word you didn't hear last night at the Democrat convention. You didn't hear it. ... #JoeSweeney, who said ...

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Organ concert first event at new St. Cecilia Church building - WiscNews

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 11:58 AM PDT


WiscNews

Organ concert first event at new St. Cecilia Church building
WiscNews
Before it begins its official life as a place of worship, the new building for St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Wisconsin Dells will serve for one afternoon as a musical venue. The new church building, which officially will begin serving the parish when ...

Gold Really Isn't All That Special - Newsmax

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 11:20 AM PDT


Newsmax

Gold Really Isn't All That Special
Newsmax
Both are essentially commodities that can be and should be used as money, but aren't. My personal opinion is that a copper alloy, such as bell metal will do as a basis for the dollar, but we should allow the markets to settle these things, not our Dear ...

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Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, July 29-31 - Planet Princeton

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 10:05 AM PDT


Planet Princeton

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, July 29-31
Planet Princeton
Electric Diamond Performs Orchestral Memes – Concert featuring Stuart Diamond on the electronic wind instrument and Don Slepian on keyboard. Video art ... Summer Carillon Bells Concerts – Celebrating 24 years of community recitals, the Princeton ...

Lovettsville Council Chooses Clock Designs - Loudoun Now

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 09:21 AM PDT


Loudoun Now

Lovettsville Council Chooses Clock Designs
Loudoun Now
The vote followed the recommendation of the town's Parks Committee which worked with the Glockenspiel designer Christoph Paccard Bell Foundry in South Carolina. The two black and white sides will face South Berlin Pike and West Broad Way, while the ...

Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 12:23 AM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It
Market Rasen Mail
“There are 5,000 bell towers for change ringing and our challenge is to unlock the doors to 500 of them. “What's more, some visitors may be able to see the bells, often locked away over our heads, discover our ringing forebears' achievements recorded ...

Smitten by Siquijor - Sun.Star

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 08:27 PM PDT


Sun.Star

Smitten by Siquijor
Sun.Star
A bell tower, which also doubled as a watchtower, stood at a distance. This is just one of the five famous heritage structures in Siquijor. Visitors were also drawn to the San Isidro Labrador Church, as well as to the San Isidro Labrador Convent just ...

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Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium - Calgary Herald

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 07:00 PM PDT


Calgary Herald

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium
Calgary Herald
Handbell ringing — the musical variety of playing songs and not just calling folks in for lunch or wandering through the town square crying “hear ye” — began in churches in England and made its way to the U.S. early in the 1900s. They are still ...

Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ... - Vancouver Sun

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:19 PM PDT


Vancouver Sun

Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ...
Vancouver Sun
Vancouver is hosting the 17th International Handbell Symposium at the convention centre, which ends with a public concert on Saturday. “It's an attempt at ...

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Keep calm and chime on: The world's handbell ringers take Vancouver tintinnabulation vacation - Vancouver Sun

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:19 PM PDT


Vancouver Sun

Keep calm and chime on: The world's handbell ringers take Vancouver tintinnabulation vacation
Vancouver Sun
There are almost limitless playing techniques: tower swing, shake, pluck, vibrato, mallet and echo, as well as several ways to dampen the sound. Water has even been used to distort the sound. Bells are struck as percussion instruments, too, as with the ...

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Have a beer, and do yoga - Church Times

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:21 PM PDT


Have a beer, and do yoga
Church Times
FIND the church cat, scale the steeple, enjoy a beer festival, give blood, and go skateboarding — just a few of the more surprising suggestions included in “50 Things to do in a Church”, the latest campaign from the charity the National Churches Trust.

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts - MauiTime Weekly

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 01:07 PM PDT

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 31 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 31 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From This Is Wiltshire) - This Is Wiltshire

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:38 AM PDT


This Is Wiltshire

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From This Is Wiltshire)
This Is Wiltshire
THE bells rang out over Royal Wootton Bassett as campanologists converged on St Bartholomew and All Saints Church on Saturday to ring a three-hour peal.

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Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett - This Is Wiltshire

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:38 AM PDT


This Is Wiltshire

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett
This Is Wiltshire
THE bells rang out over Royal Wootton Bassett as campanologists converged on St Bartholomew and All Saints Church on Saturday to ring a three-hour peal. Eight people from all over the country and even as far away as the Netherlands were taking part in ...

and more »

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From Swindon Advertiser) - Swindon Advertiser

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:37 AM PDT


Swindon Advertiser

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett (From Swindon Advertiser)
Swindon Advertiser
THE bells rang out over Royal Wootton Bassett as campanologists converged on St Bartholomew and All Saints Church on Saturday to ring a…

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Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett - Swindon Advertiser

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:37 AM PDT


Swindon Advertiser

Bells ring out over Royal Wootton Bassett
Swindon Advertiser
THE bells rang out over Royal Wootton Bassett as campanologists converged on St Bartholomew and All Saints Church on Saturday to ring a three-hour peal. Eight people from all over the country and even as far away as the Netherlands were taking part in ...

and more »

Church tower with sweeping views of coast opens for one afternoon - The Northern Echo (registration)

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 06:29 AM PDT


The Northern Echo (registration)

Church tower with sweeping views of coast opens for one afternoon
The Northern Echo (registration)
AN 86ft high church tower with sweeping views of the coast will be open to visitors on Sunday (August 7). Visitors are invited to climb the tower at St Mark's Church in Marske-by-the-sea to see the bell ringers' room, Edwardian church clock mechanism ...

Challenge has a nice ring to it - News Guardian

Posted: 31 Jul 2016 12:39 AM PDT


News Guardian

Challenge has a nice ring to it
News Guardian
At St Paul's, the bell tower will be open for a bell ringing demonstration. Visitors can hear the bells ring, meet local members of the Bell Ringers Guild and try ringing a bell. As well as Challenge 500, ringers are invited to come together to create ...

There's a story in each nook, cranny of Riverside's Mission Inn - Redlands Daily Facts

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 08:21 PM PDT


Redlands Daily Facts

There's a story in each nook, cranny of Riverside's Mission Inn
Redlands Daily Facts
Docent Micheal Reardon shows visitors the arch at the entrance to the historic Mission Inn in downtown Riverside on a tour last week. Photo by Cassie MacDuff.

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Denver, Norfolk

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Apparently rehung by WBF

TV Picks: 'Future-Worm!' with guest Neil DeGrasse Tyson and ... - Los Angeles Times

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 10:54 AM PDT


Los Angeles Times

TV Picks: 'Future-Worm!' with guest Neil DeGrasse Tyson and ...
Los Angeles Times
L.A. Times TV critic Robert Lloyd chooses his TV Picks for the week, including 'Future-Worm!' and 'Agatha Raisin.'

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Stones in their new home (From The Northern Echo) - The Northern Echo (registration)

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 04:02 AM PDT


The Northern Echo (registration)

Stones in their new home (From The Northern Echo)
The Northern Echo (registration)
SOME fascinating old stones have found a glorious new home in Durham Cathedral's Open Treasure, the £10.9m exhibition which opened last…

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Join characters for fun at flower festival - Hereford Times

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 10:12 PM PDT


Hereford Times

Join characters for fun at flower festival
Hereford Times
Churchwarden Robin Wilson has produced an amiable Mr Tumnus, a fiendish White Witch and even Aslan, characters from The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, all designed to give a special flavour to Pudleston's flower festival on August 20 and 21.

and more »

U.S./D.C. Week in Review: DNC 2016 Edition - Lima Charlie News

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 08:00 PM PDT


Lima Charlie News

U.S./D.C. Week in Review: DNC 2016 Edition
Lima Charlie News
Donald Trump, the official GOP Presidential Nominee, quipped, “We need to change our foreign policy to focus on defeating and destroying ISIS, a word you didn't hear last night at the Democrat convention. You didn't hear it. ... #JoeSweeney, who said ...
Gun violence has taken center stage at the DNC.New Republic

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Organ concert first event at new St. Cecilia Church building - WiscNews

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 11:58 AM PDT


WiscNews

Organ concert first event at new St. Cecilia Church building
WiscNews
Before it begins its official life as a place of worship, the new building for St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Wisconsin Dells will serve for one afternoon as a musical venue. The new church building, which officially will begin serving the parish when ...

Gold Really Isn't All That Special - Newsmax

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 11:20 AM PDT


Newsmax

Gold Really Isn't All That Special
Newsmax
Both are essentially commodities that can be and should be used as money, but aren't. My personal opinion is that a copper alloy, such as bell metal will do as a basis for the dollar, but we should allow the markets to settle these things, not our Dear ...

and more »

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, July 29-31 - Planet Princeton

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 10:05 AM PDT


Planet Princeton

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, July 29-31
Planet Princeton
Electric Diamond Performs Orchestral Memes – Concert featuring Stuart Diamond on the electronic wind instrument and Don Slepian on keyboard. Video art ... Summer Carillon Bells Concerts – Celebrating 24 years of community recitals, the Princeton ...

Lovettsville Council Chooses Clock Designs - Loudoun Now

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 09:21 AM PDT


Loudoun Now

Lovettsville Council Chooses Clock Designs
Loudoun Now
The vote followed the recommendation of the town's Parks Committee which worked with the Glockenspiel designer Christoph Paccard Bell Foundry in South Carolina. The two black and white sides will face South Berlin Pike and West Broad Way, while the ...

Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 12:23 AM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It
Market Rasen Mail
“What's more, some visitors may be able to see the bells, often locked away over our heads, discover our ringing forebears' achievements recorded on peal boards, learn about bell ringing and maybe have a go themselves.” To take part in the challenge ...

Smitten by Siquijor | Sun.Star - Sun.Star

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 08:27 PM PDT


Sun.Star

Smitten by Siquijor | Sun.Star
Sun.Star
SIQUIJOR is often referred to as a mystical island, and rightfully so. From the Siquijor port, the view of the verdant mountains, white sand beach, and blue green ...

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Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium - Calgary Herald

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 07:00 PM PDT


Calgary Herald

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium
Calgary Herald
Handbell ringing — the musical variety of playing songs and not just calling folks in for lunch or wandering through the town square crying “hear ye” — began in churches in England and made its way to the U.S. early in the 1900s. They are still ...

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing ... - The Province

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:48 PM PDT


The Province

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing ...
The Province
Vancouver is hosting the 17th International Handbell Symposium at the convention centre, which ends.

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Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ... - Vancouver Sun

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:24 PM PDT


Vancouver Sun

Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ...
Vancouver Sun
Vancouver is hosting the 17th International Handbell Symposium at the convention centre, which ends with a public concert on Saturday. “It's an attempt at ...

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Keep calm and chime on: The world's handbell ringers take Vancouver tintinnabulation vacation - Vancouver Sun

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:24 PM PDT


Vancouver Sun

Keep calm and chime on: The world's handbell ringers take Vancouver tintinnabulation vacation
Vancouver Sun
There are almost limitless playing techniques: tower swing, shake, pluck, vibrato, mallet and echo, as well as several ways to dampen the sound. Water has even been used to distort the sound. Bells are struck as percussion instruments, too, as with the ...

and more »

Have a beer, and do yoga - Church Times

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:21 PM PDT


Have a beer, and do yoga
Church Times
FIND the church cat, scale the steeple, enjoy a beer festival, give blood, and go skateboarding — just a few of the more surprising suggestions included in “50 Things to do in a Church”, the latest campaign from the charity the National Churches Trust.

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts - MauiTime Weekly

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 01:07 PM PDT


MauiTime Weekly

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts
MauiTime Weekly
More and more churches (“hundreds,” according to a June Christianity Today report) offer hesitant parishioners a “money-back guarantee” if they tithe 10 percent (or more) of their income for 90 days–but then feel that God blesses them insufficiently in ...

More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert - Sputnik International

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 09:08 AM PDT


Sputnik International

More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert
Sputnik International
A hit-list of targets included the Hoses of Parliament clock tower — known as Big Ben — before deciding on a major shopping center for a Nice-style atrocity, which the newspaper has refused to name. Dr David Lowe, Academic Fellow of the Inner Temple ...

Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ... - MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 07:08 AM PDT


Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ...
MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
July 28--Tap. Tap. Tap. A small group of blind and visually impaired children tap their canes on the yellow truncated platform at the Brentwood MetroLink stop as ...

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Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO) - Sentinel & Enterprise

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:37 AM PDT


Sentinel & Enterprise

Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO)
Sentinel & Enterprise
For example, in Boston, it's illegal to eat peanuts in church. And it's illegal to cross the ... You'll find Section 14-10 tucked in between city laws prohibiting the use of bells to advertise a business and spitting tobacco juice onto the floors of ...

Call to arms for bell ringers - Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:32 AM PDT


Call to arms for bell ringers
Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today
Churches across Cheshire are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ringing as part of Heritage Open Days this September. The call to the ringing world to open up 500 sites will ...

COMMUNITY NEWS: Tetbury/Coates, Rodmarton & Tarlton/Sherston - Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 03:05 AM PDT


COMMUNITY NEWS: Tetbury/Coates, Rodmarton & Tarlton/Sherston
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
THE Friends of St Mary's Church in Tetbury are hosting an open day from 2pm on August 7. This is ... You would be escorted at the 52 steps to the ringing chamber where you'll be given a demonstration of bellringing and even the opportunity to pull bell ...

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration - Teesdale Mercury

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT


Teesdale Mercury

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration
Teesdale Mercury
The great thing about the church is that it has retained most of its medieval glass and you don't often find glass like this that is in its original position. The quality of the glass is wonderful. It was probably made in York, but we can't be ...

St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant - The Examiner News

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 PM PDT


St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant
The Examiner News
The money will assist with roofing, masonry and drainage repairs to the church and parish hall. ... St. Peter's Church in Peekskill was also awarded a $25,000 grant to assist with restoration of the slate roof, bell tower structural frame, roof and ...

Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27 - The Suburban Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 05:38 PM PDT


The Suburban Times

Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27
The Suburban Times
From the ringing of the Town's historic bell, to the “Community Center Kids' Slam” to the restful rocking in the Pioneer Orchard park–it's another wonderful day in the town on the Sound. By 3:30 folks were already staking out places in the park for the ...

Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare - Peterborough Telegraph

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 AM PDT


Peterborough Telegraph

Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare
Peterborough Telegraph
The views of Peterborough are spectacular and on a clear day Ely Cathedral can be spotted on the far horizon. Coming back down, the tour goes along the length of the Nave roof to the North West Tower, visiting the bell ringing chamber and looking at ...

Special bell ringing at Woolhope - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells. A peal requires both physical endurance and mental concentration by ringing a total of 5040 changes without stopping. Organisers were pleased to ...

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Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times) - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times)
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells.

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Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food
Charleston Post Courier
When Felder is working the line with Saunder's son Larry Easterling, the kitchen is quiet, except for the occasional peal of a brass unicorn bell that they ring to signal when an order's ready. It's the latest in a long line of bells: “Waitresses will ...

and more »

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on ... - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 30 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 30 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


TV Picks: 'Future-Worm!' with guest Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Ashley Jensen in 'Agatha Raisin' - Los Angeles Times

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 10:54 AM PDT


Los Angeles Times

TV Picks: 'Future-Worm!' with guest Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Ashley Jensen in 'Agatha Raisin'
Los Angeles Times
... clueless outsider to clue-sniffing sleuth in her new home, the series shifts into gear with an eight-episode series that visits many of the settings and themes you'd expect from a country-life mystery: fairs, baking contests, property rights ...

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Peterboro Underground Railroad Site Celebrates National Park Service Centennial - Madison County Courier

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 04:49 AM PDT


Madison County Courier

Peterboro Underground Railroad Site Celebrates National Park Service Centennial
Madison County Courier
At 2 pm Saturday, August 6th tower bells will ring thirteen times in Peterboro NY to commemorate the Thirteenth Amendment, which abolished slavery, and to call all interested persons together to celebrate the 100th birthday of the National Park Service ...

Stones in their new home (From The Northern Echo) - The Northern Echo (registration)

Posted: 30 Jul 2016 04:02 AM PDT


The Northern Echo (registration)

Stones in their new home (From The Northern Echo)
The Northern Echo (registration)
SOME fascinating old stones have found a glorious new home in Durham Cathedral's Open Treasure, the £10.9m exhibition which opened last…

and more »

Join characters for fun at flower festival - Evesham Journal

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 10:13 PM PDT


Evesham Journal

Join characters for fun at flower festival
Evesham Journal
Churchwarden Robin Wilson has produced an amiable Mr Tumnus, a fiendish White Witch and even Aslan, characters from The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, all designed to give a special flavour to Pudleston's flower festival on August 20 and 21.

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U.S./D.C. Week in Review: DNC 2016 Edition - Lima Charlie News

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 08:00 PM PDT


Lima Charlie News

U.S./D.C. Week in Review: DNC 2016 Edition
Lima Charlie News
Donald Trump, the official GOP Presidential Nominee, quipped, “We need to change our foreign policy to focus on defeating and destroying ISIS, a word you didn't hear last night at the Democrat convention. You didn't hear it. ... #JoeSweeney, who said ...

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Blaenavon, Torfaen

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Indication of toilet facility added

Llandovery, Carms

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Indication of toilet facility added

Organ concert first event at new St. Cecilia Church building - WiscNews

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 11:58 AM PDT


WiscNews

Organ concert first event at new St. Cecilia Church building
WiscNews
Before it begins its official life as a place of worship, the new building for St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Wisconsin Dells will serve for one afternoon as a musical venue. The new church building, which officially will begin serving the parish when ...

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, July 29-31 - Planet Princeton

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 10:05 AM PDT


Planet Princeton

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, July 29-31
Planet Princeton
Electric Diamond Performs Orchestral Memes – Concert featuring Stuart Diamond on the electronic wind instrument and Don Slepian on keyboard. Video art ... Summer Carillon Bells Concerts – Celebrating 24 years of community recitals, the Princeton ...

Lovettsville Council Chooses Clock Designs - Loudoun Now

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 09:21 AM PDT


Loudoun Now

Lovettsville Council Chooses Clock Designs
Loudoun Now
The vote followed the recommendation of the town's Parks Committee which worked with the Glockenspiel designer Christoph Paccard Bell Foundry in South Carolina. The two black and white sides will face South Berlin Pike and West Broad Way, while the ...

[ July 29, 2016 ] From #Hedfest16 – the 'Rough Guide' to the acts and Entertainment #Featured - Hu12 Online

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 01:32 AM PDT


Hu12 Online

[ July 29, 2016 ] From #Hedfest16 – the 'Rough Guide' to the acts and Entertainment #Featured
Hu12 Online
Saturday Hedon Hand Bell Ringers. Hedon Methodist Church Saturday 10am – 12 noon. Friday and Saturday Photo Exhibition by Hedon Photographic Club @ The Church. Photos to the HedFest theme: The past, present and future. Look out for Road ...

Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 12:23 AM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It
Market Rasen Mail
“What's more, some visitors may be able to see the bells, often locked away over our heads, discover our ringing forebears' achievements recorded on peal boards, learn about bell ringing and maybe have a go themselves.” To take part in the challenge ...

T-Mobile: Don't Throw Out Your Sidekick Yet, Rumored Modern Version Coming Back (disregard headlyin' folks) – Jon ... - SFGate (blog)

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 10:18 PM PDT


SFGate (blog)

T-Mobile: Don't Throw Out Your Sidekick Yet, Rumored Modern Version Coming Back (disregard headlyin' folks) – Jon ...
SFGate (blog)
In early 2011, US regional carrier Cincinnati Bell began selling the Sidekick LX 2009 as the Sharp Jump. T-Mobile revived the Sidekick ... On all Hiptops except the original, the left side houses a directional pad and on the right, a track ball ...

Smitten by Siquijor | Sun.Star - Sun.Star

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 08:27 PM PDT


Sun.Star

Smitten by Siquijor | Sun.Star
Sun.Star
SIQUIJOR is often referred to as a mystical island, and rightfully so. From the Siquijor port, the view of the verdant mountains, white sand beach, and blue green ...

and more »

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium - Calgary Herald

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 07:00 PM PDT


Calgary Herald

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium
Calgary Herald
Handbell ringing — the musical variety of playing songs and not just calling folks in for lunch or wandering through the town square crying “hear ye” — began in churches in England and made its way to the U.S. early in the 1900s. They are still ...

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing ... - The Province

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:48 PM PDT


The Province

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing ...
The Province
Vancouver is hosting the 17th International Handbell Symposium at the convention centre, which ends.

and more »

Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ... - Vancouver Sun

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:24 PM PDT


Vancouver Sun

Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ...
Vancouver Sun
Vancouver is hosting the 17th International Handbell Symposium at the convention centre, which ends with a public concert on Saturday. “It's an attempt at ...

and more »

Have a beer, and do yoga - Church Times

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:21 PM PDT


Have a beer, and do yoga
Church Times
FIND the church cat, scale the steeple, enjoy a beer festival, give blood, and go skateboarding — just a few of the more surprising suggestions included in “50 Things to do in a Church”, the latest campaign from the charity the National Churches Trust.

Birkin, N Yorks

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Tenor note added; tuning description added

Bromyard, Herefs

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Ringing has been suspended; restn/augmentn wk has started

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts - MauiTime Weekly

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 01:07 PM PDT


MauiTime Weekly

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts
MauiTime Weekly
More and more churches (“hundreds,” according to a June Christianity Today report) offer hesitant parishioners a “money-back guarantee” if they tithe 10 percent (or more) of their income for 90 days–but then feel that God blesses them insufficiently in ...

More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert - Sputnik International

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 09:08 AM PDT


Sputnik International

More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert
Sputnik International
A hit-list of targets included the Hoses of Parliament clock tower — known as Big Ben — before deciding on a major shopping center for a Nice-style atrocity, which the newspaper has refused to name. Dr David Lowe, Academic Fellow of the Inner Temple ...

Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ... - MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 07:08 AM PDT


Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ...
MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
July 28--Tap. Tap. Tap. A small group of blind and visually impaired children tap their canes on the yellow truncated platform at the Brentwood MetroLink stop as ...

and more »

Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO) - Sentinel & Enterprise

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:37 AM PDT


Sentinel & Enterprise

Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO)
Sentinel & Enterprise
For example, in Boston, it's illegal to eat peanuts in church. And it's illegal to cross the ... You'll find Section 14-10 tucked in between city laws prohibiting the use of bells to advertise a business and spitting tobacco juice onto the floors of ...

Call to arms for bell ringers - Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:32 AM PDT


Call to arms for bell ringers
Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today
Churches across Cheshire are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ringing as part of Heritage Open Days this September. The call to the ringing world to open up 500 sites will ...

COMMUNITY NEWS: Tetbury/Coates, Rodmarton & Tarlton/Sherston - Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 03:05 AM PDT


COMMUNITY NEWS: Tetbury/Coates, Rodmarton & Tarlton/Sherston
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
This is an ideal opportunity to marvel in the splendour of this magnificent church and have a tour of the church tower. You would be escorted at the 52 steps to the ringing chamber where you'll be given a demonstration of bellringing and even the ...

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration - Teesdale Mercury

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT


Teesdale Mercury

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration
Teesdale Mercury
The great thing about the church is that it has retained most of its medieval glass and you don't often find glass like this that is in its original position. The quality of the glass is wonderful. It was probably made in York, but we can't be ...

St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant - The Examiner News

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 PM PDT


St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant
The Examiner News
The money will assist with roofing, masonry and drainage repairs to the church and parish hall. ... St. Peter's Church in Peekskill was also awarded a $25,000 grant to assist with restoration of the slate roof, bell tower structural frame, roof and ...

Gun violence has taken center stage at the DNC. - New Republic

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 07:33 PM PDT


New Republic

Gun violence has taken center stage at the DNC.
New Republic
Leinonen began her remarks by noting that it takes five minutes for a church bell to ring 49 times, the number of people killed in the Orlando massacre. She then went on to ... This line stood out in particular: “You have to change both hearts and laws ...

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Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27 - The Suburban Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 05:38 PM PDT


The Suburban Times

Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27
The Suburban Times
From the ringing of the Town's historic bell, to the “Community Center Kids' Slam” to the restful rocking in the Pioneer Orchard park–it's another wonderful day in the town on the Sound. By 3:30 folks were already staking out places in the park for the ...

Middleham, N Yorks

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Clappers back in; bells fuly ringable

Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare - Peterborough Telegraph

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 AM PDT


Peterborough Telegraph

Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare
Peterborough Telegraph
The views of Peterborough are spectacular and on a clear day Ely Cathedral can be spotted on the far horizon. Coming back down, the tour goes along the length of the Nave roof to the North West Tower, visiting the bell ringing chamber and looking at ...

Special bell ringing at Woolhope - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells. A peal requires both physical endurance and mental concentration by ringing a total of 5040 changes without stopping. Organisers were pleased to ...

and more »

Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times) - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times)
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells.

and more »

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food
Charleston Post Courier
When Felder is working the line with Saunder's son Larry Easterling, the kitchen is quiet, except for the occasional peal of a brass unicorn bell that they ring to signal when an order's ready. It's the latest in a long line of bells: “Waitresses will ...

and more »

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on ... - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on ...
Charleston Post Courier
As daily diners at Breck's, Sonia Hanchard (center) and Sharon Hill have an easy relationship with the staff, including manager Sheila Saunders. The restaurant ...

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Club to Pub swim win for rower - Henley Standard

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 02:08 AM PDT


Henley Standard

Club to Pub swim win for rower
Henley Standard
It is nicknamed “two bells” because the swimmers start as the clock at St Mary's Church strikes 7pm and aim to finish before the 8pm chimes. As well as a medal, each participant received a bottle of Brakspear's specially-brewed Two Bells ale at the finish.

NOTC creates resolution to preserve cultural heritage - Philippine Information Agency

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 01:18 AM PDT


NOTC creates resolution to preserve cultural heritage
Philippine Information Agency
Under the resolution, old structures existing 50 years and above such as bridges, churches, bell towers, houses, furniture and fixtures, habitat for animals, musical instruments, artifacts and workmanship in Negros Oriental with impact on historical, cultural and ...

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino - Tiny Mix Tapes

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:45 PM PDT


Tiny Mix Tapes

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino
Tiny Mix Tapes
During my descent, all the noise from the town dies down for a moment as a church bell rings noon. Each successive peal breaking and drifting languidly like a feather falling from one of those countless startled birds taken to the sky. It's an uncanny ...

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure - 5280 | The Denver Magazine

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 PM PDT


5280 | The Denver Magazine

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure
5280 | The Denver Magazine
Through cell phone forensics, authorities had discovered that Bilyeu's phone made contact with several towers during his scouting trip atop the canyon in late December. The next time, however, there were no such locators. .... is known around town for ...

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 29 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 29 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


[ July 29, 2016 ] From #Hedfest16 – the 'Rough Guide' to the acts and Entertainment #Featured - Hu12 Online

Posted: 29 Jul 2016 01:32 AM PDT


Hu12 Online

[ July 29, 2016 ] From #Hedfest16 – the 'Rough Guide' to the acts and Entertainment #Featured
Hu12 Online
Theme: The past, present and future. Saturday Community Hub and activities @ Magdalen Gate carpark. Saturday Carnival Assembly and Children's Activities @ Market Hill. Saturday Hedon Hand Bell Ringers. Hedon Methodist Church Saturday 10am – 12 ...

T-Mobile: Don't Throw Out Your Sidekick Yet, Rumored Modern Version Coming Back (disregard headlyin' folks) – Jon ... - SFGate (blog)

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 10:18 PM PDT


T-Mobile: Don't Throw Out Your Sidekick Yet, Rumored Modern Version Coming Back (disregard headlyin' folks) – Jon ...
SFGate (blog)
In early 2011, US regional carrier Cincinnati Bell began selling the Sidekick LX 2009 as the Sharp Jump. T-Mobile revived the Sidekick ... On all Hiptops except the original, the left side houses a directional pad and on the right, a track ball ...

Smitten by Siquijor | Sun.Star - Sun.Star

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 08:27 PM PDT


Sun.Star

Smitten by Siquijor | Sun.Star
Sun.Star
SIQUIJOR is often referred to as a mystical island, and rightfully so. From the Siquijor port, the view of the verdant mountains, white sand beach, and blue green ...

and more »

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium - Calgary Herald

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 07:00 PM PDT


Calgary Herald

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium
Calgary Herald
Handbell ringing — the musical variety of playing songs and not just calling folks in for lunch or wandering through the town square crying “hear ye” — began in churches in England and made its way to the U.S. early in the 1900s. They are still ...

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing ... - The Province

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:48 PM PDT


The Province

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing ...
The Province
Vancouver is hosting the 17th International Handbell Symposium at the convention centre, which ends.

and more »

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium - The Province

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:48 PM PDT


The Province

Keep calm and chime on: Handbell ringers gather for a-pealing symposium
The Province
Ringers play everything from Adele and Lady Gaga to Bach and Pachelbel's Canon, although Christmas carols are probably the genre's most popular songs (yes, including Carol of the Bells). There are almost limitless playing techniques: tower swing, shake ...

and more »

Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ... - Vancouver Sun

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 06:24 PM PDT


Vancouver Sun

Handbell ringing symposium comes to Vancouver with a-pealing ...
Vancouver Sun
Vancouver is hosting the 17th International Handbell Symposium at the convention centre, which ends with a public concert on Saturday. “It's an attempt at ...

and more »

Have a beer, and do yoga - Church Times

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:21 PM PDT


Have a beer, and do yoga
Church Times
FIND the church cat, scale the steeple, enjoy a beer festival, give blood, and go skateboarding — just a few of the more surprising suggestions included in “50 Things to do in a Church”, the latest campaign from the charity the National Churches Trust.

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts - MauiTime Weekly

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 01:07 PM PDT


MauiTime Weekly

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts
MauiTime Weekly
More and more churches (“hundreds,” according to a June Christianity Today report) offer hesitant parishioners a “money-back guarantee” if they tithe 10 percent (or more) of their income for 90 days–but then feel that God blesses them insufficiently in ...

How to dig for News - Part 2 - Sri Express

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 09:52 AM PDT


How to dig for News - Part 2
Sri Express
Or, the Parish magazine might announce about the peal of bells in the church that needs replacing. How about the latest trend in the Council of Churches' attempt to sell out 'unwanted' old church buildings to property developers, while the local ...

More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert - Sputnik International

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 09:08 AM PDT


Sputnik International

More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert
Sputnik International
A hit-list of targets included the Hoses of Parliament clock tower — known as Big Ben — before deciding on a major shopping center for a Nice-style atrocity, which the newspaper has refused to name. Dr David Lowe, Academic Fellow of the Inner Temple ...

Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ... - MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 07:08 AM PDT


Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ...
MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
July 28--Tap. Tap. Tap. A small group of blind and visually impaired children tap their canes on the yellow truncated platform at the Brentwood MetroLink stop as ...

and more »

Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO) - Sentinel & Enterprise

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:37 AM PDT


Sentinel & Enterprise

Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO)
Sentinel & Enterprise
For example, in Boston, it's illegal to eat peanuts in church. And it's illegal to cross the ... You'll find Section 14-10 tucked in between city laws prohibiting the use of bells to advertise a business and spitting tobacco juice onto the floors of ...

Call to arms for bell ringers - Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:32 AM PDT


Call to arms for bell ringers
Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today
Churches across Cheshire are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ringing as part of Heritage Open Days this September. The call to the ringing world to open up 500 sites will ...

COMMUNITY NEWS: Tetbury/Coates, Rodmarton & Tarlton/Sherston - Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 03:05 AM PDT


COMMUNITY NEWS: Tetbury/Coates, Rodmarton & Tarlton/Sherston
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
This is an ideal opportunity to marvel in the splendour of this magnificent church and have a tour of the church tower. You would be escorted at the 52 steps to the ringing chamber where you'll be given a demonstration of bellringing and even the ...

Do you remember these adorable faces from the past? - Mansfield Chad

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 02:26 AM PDT


Mansfield Chad

Do you remember these adorable faces from the past?
Mansfield Chad
Can you see yourself or anyone you know in our coverage from thirty years ago? Maybe you know some of our nominees? Get in touch at newsdesk@chad.co.uk ... There were 18 nominees in the under-nine months category. Any names ringing a bell?

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration - Teesdale Mercury

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT


Teesdale Mercury

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration
Teesdale Mercury
The great thing about the church is that it has retained most of its medieval glass and you don't often find glass like this that is in its original position. The quality of the glass is wonderful. It was probably made in York, but we can't be ...

St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant - The Examiner News

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 PM PDT


St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant
The Examiner News
The money will assist with roofing, masonry and drainage repairs to the church and parish hall. ... St. Peter's Church in Peekskill was also awarded a $25,000 grant to assist with restoration of the slate roof, bell tower structural frame, roof and ...

Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27 - The Suburban Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 05:38 PM PDT


The Suburban Times

Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27
The Suburban Times
From the ringing of the Town's historic bell, to the “Community Center Kids' Slam” to the restful rocking in the Pioneer Orchard park–it's another wonderful day in the town on the Sound. By 3:30 folks were already staking out places in the park for the ...

Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare - Peterborough Telegraph

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 AM PDT


Peterborough Telegraph

Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare
Peterborough Telegraph
The views of Peterborough are spectacular and on a clear day Ely Cathedral can be spotted on the far horizon. Coming back down, the tour goes along the length of the Nave roof to the North West Tower, visiting the bell ringing chamber and looking at ...

Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times) - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times)
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells.

and more »

Special bell ringing at Woolhope - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells. A peal requires both physical endurance and mental concentration by ringing a total of 5040 changes without stopping. Organisers were pleased to ...

and more »

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on ... - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on ...
Charleston Post Courier
As daily diners at Breck's, Sonia Hanchard (center) and Sharon Hill have an easy relationship with the staff, including manager Sheila Saunders. The restaurant ...

and more »

Club to Pub swim win for rower - Henley Standard

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 02:08 AM PDT


Henley Standard

Club to Pub swim win for rower
Henley Standard
It is nicknamed “two bells” because the swimmers start as the clock at St Mary's Church strikes 7pm and aim to finish before the 8pm chimes. As well as a medal, each participant received a bottle of Brakspear's specially-brewed Two Bells ale at the finish.

NOTC creates resolution to preserve cultural heritage - Philippine Information Agency

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 01:18 AM PDT


NOTC creates resolution to preserve cultural heritage
Philippine Information Agency
Under the resolution, old structures existing 50 years and above such as bridges, churches, bell towers, houses, furniture and fixtures, habitat for animals, musical instruments, artifacts and workmanship in Negros Oriental with impact on historical, cultural and ...

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino - Tiny Mix Tapes

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:45 PM PDT


Tiny Mix Tapes

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino
Tiny Mix Tapes
During my descent, all the noise from the town dies down for a moment as a church bell rings noon. Each successive peal breaking and drifting languidly like a feather falling from one of those countless startled birds taken to the sky. It's an uncanny ...

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure - 5280 | The Denver Magazine

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 PM PDT


5280 | The Denver Magazine

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure
5280 | The Denver Magazine
Through cell phone forensics, authorities had discovered that Bilyeu's phone made contact with several towers during his scouting trip atop the canyon in late December. The next time, however, there were no such locators. .... is known around town for ...
Remains confirmed as those of missing treasure hunterAlbuquerque Journal

all 96 news articles »

Bok, Cypress Gardens draw attention in new book - The Ledger

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 12:56 PM PDT


Bok, Cypress Gardens draw attention in new book
The Ledger
Alderson toured Bok Tower Gardens while researching the book and had the rare privilege of ascending the tower to watch carillonneur Geert D'hollander play the keyboard instrument connected to a set of 60 bells. The gentle peals of the daily recitals ...

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans - Plymouth Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 11:17 AM PDT


Plymouth Herald

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans
Plymouth Herald
The Bohemian Perry Eliot might have been surprised to see so much black. His was a life was lived in full colour. The 10th Earl of St Germans was buried yesterday on his beloved Port Eliot estate after an emotional funeral service at St Germans Priory ...

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests' - Hull Daily Mail

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:19 AM PDT


Hull Daily Mail

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests'
Hull Daily Mail
As well as a fully functioning bell tower, the 14th century church also has a carillon hidden in the belfry, for more melodic tunes. The instrument consists of at least 23 cast bronze, cup-shaped bells, which ... "The fee will cover my time playing and ...

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary - Grand Forks Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Grand Forks Herald

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary
Grand Forks Herald
The Kobielas took care of the labor while the Martens provided the supplies. A stained glass window at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shephard in Lakota, N.D. The original cast iron bell still sits in the tower, and stained glass windows shipped from ...

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Bed & Breakfast SintNik - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:30 AM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

Bed & Breakfast SintNik
Telegraph.co.uk
This means that it is unusually quiet (the bells in the Belfry are switched off at night). The central historic squares, the Markt and the ... Rooftop has views over the rooftops to all the towers and spires of Bruges. All rooms have a television ...

Father Rose, Baltimore native, remembered as 'great man,' priest - The Catholic Review

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:49 AM PDT


Father Rose, Baltimore native, remembered as 'great man,' priest
The Catholic Review
Father Alphonse G. Rose, a Baltimore native who led St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air and then the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland, is being remembered for his bravery, compassion, intellect and service to the church. Father Rose died July 22 at ...

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Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Cotswold Journal
The work began after Ralph Price, who winds the church clock, decided the bells should be brought back into use after they were deemed unringable in in the 1970s. Mr Price, whose grandfather had previously run the bells, contacted former schoolfriend ...

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ...
Cotswold Journal
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use.

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Tewkesbury ADMAG
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use. Thanks to the work of a dedicated team, the bells at St Mary Magdalene Adlestrop have been rehung after last being rung in the 1970s.

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 28 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 28 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts - MauiTime Weekly

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 01:07 PM PDT


MauiTime Weekly

NOTW: Guaranteed blessings, full-body transplants and BYU urine stunts
MauiTime Weekly
More and more churches (“hundreds,” according to a June Christianity Today report) offer hesitant parishioners a “money-back guarantee” if they tithe 10 percent (or more) of their income for 90 days–but then feel that God blesses them insufficiently in ...

More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert - Sputnik International

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 09:08 AM PDT


More 'Lone Wolf' Attacks Likely in Europe Amid Intel Chaos - Expert
Sputnik International
A hit-list of targets included the Hoses of Parliament clock tower — known as Big Ben — before deciding on a major shopping center for a Nice-style atrocity, which the newspaper has refused to name. Dr David Lowe, Academic Fellow of the Inner Temple ...

Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO) - Sentinel & Enterprise

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:37 AM PDT


Leominster tackles its outdated laws (VIDEO)
Sentinel & Enterprise
For example, in Boston, it's illegal to eat peanuts in church. And it's illegal to cross the ... You'll find Section 14-10 tucked in between city laws prohibiting the use of bells to advertise a business and spitting tobacco juice onto the floors of ...

Call to arms for bell ringers - Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 04:32 AM PDT


Call to arms for bell ringers
Macclesfield - Wilmslow - Local News Cheshire Today
Churches across Cheshire are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ringing as part of Heritage Open Days this September. The call to the ringing world to open up 500 sites will ...

Do you remember these adorable faces from the past? - Mansfield Chad

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 02:26 AM PDT


Mansfield Chad

Do you remember these adorable faces from the past?
Mansfield Chad
Can you see yourself or anyone you know in our coverage from thirty years ago? Maybe you know some of our nominees? Get in touch at newsdesk@chad.co.uk ... There were 18 nominees in the under-nine months category. Any names ringing a bell?

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration - Teesdale Mercury

Posted: 28 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT


Teesdale Mercury

Experts hail Wycliffe Church's heritage as work starts on window restoration
Teesdale Mercury
The great thing about the church is that it has retained most of its medieval glass and you don't often find glass like this that is in its original position. The quality of the glass is wonderful. It was probably made in York, but we can't be ...

St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant - The Examiner News

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 PM PDT


St. John's Episcopal in Pleasantville Receives $25G State Grant
The Examiner News
The money will assist with roofing, masonry and drainage repairs to the church and parish hall. ... St. Peter's Church in Peekskill was also awarded a $25,000 grant to assist with restoration of the slate roof, bell tower structural frame, roof and ...

Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27 - The Suburban Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 05:38 PM PDT


The Suburban Times

Around the Sound: Steilacoom Farmers Market, July 27
The Suburban Times
From the ringing of the Town's historic bell, to the “Community Center Kids' Slam” to the restful rocking in the Pioneer Orchard park–it's another wonderful day in the town on the Sound. By 3:30 folks were already staking out places in the park for the ...

Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ... - STLtoday.com

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 05:30 PM PDT


STLtoday.com

Visually impaired kids from St. Louis-area Braille camp learn life ...
STLtoday.com
Children learning to read Braille take an adventurous trip on the MetroLink.

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Cambridge, S Andrew, Cambs

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

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Caterham, Surrey

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

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Haddington, E Loth

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

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Pontesbury, Shrops

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Stoke D'Abernon, Surrey

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Walton on Thames, Surrey

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Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare - Peterborough Telegraph

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 09:31 AM PDT


Peterborough Telegraph

Enjoy the view from the top of the tower at Peterborough Cathedral... if you dare
Peterborough Telegraph
The views of Peterborough are spectacular and on a clear day Ely Cathedral can be spotted on the far horizon. Coming back down, the tour goes along the length of the Nave roof to the North West Tower, visiting the bell ringing chamber and looking at ...

Special bell ringing at Woolhope - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells. A peal requires both physical endurance and mental concentration by ringing a total of 5040 changes without stopping. Organisers were pleased to ...

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Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times) - Hereford Times

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Hereford Times

Special bell ringing at Woolhope (From Hereford Times)
Hereford Times
FRIENDS and helpers rang a peal on July 22 to celebrate the completion of the work on the Woolhope bells.

and more »

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food
Charleston Post Courier
When Felder is working the line with Saunder's son Larry Easterling, the kitchen is quiet, except for the occasional peal of a brass unicorn bell that they ring to signal when an order's ready. It's the latest in a long line of bells: “Waitresses will ...

and more »

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on ... - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on ...
Charleston Post Courier
As daily diners at Breck's, Sonia Hanchard (center) and Sharon Hill have an easy relationship with the staff, including manager Sheila Saunders. The restaurant ...

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Club to Pub swim win for rower - Henley Standard

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 02:08 AM PDT


Henley Standard

Club to Pub swim win for rower
Henley Standard
It is nicknamed “two bells” because the swimmers start as the clock at St Mary's Church strikes 7pm and aim to finish before the 8pm chimes. As well as a medal, each participant received a bottle of Brakspear's specially-brewed Two Bells ale at the finish.

NOTC creates resolution to preserve cultural heritage - Philippine Information Agency

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 01:18 AM PDT


NOTC creates resolution to preserve cultural heritage
Philippine Information Agency
Under the resolution, old structures existing 50 years and above such as bridges, churches, bell towers, houses, furniture and fixtures, habitat for animals, musical instruments, artifacts and workmanship in Negros Oriental with impact on historical, cultural and ...

SoundCloud finally allows users to upload music as “albums,” site reportedly up for sale - Tiny Mix Tapes

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:45 PM PDT


Tiny Mix Tapes

SoundCloud finally allows users to upload music as “albums,” site reportedly up for sale
Tiny Mix Tapes
During my descent, all the noise from the town dies down for a moment as a church bell rings noon. Each successive peal breaking and drifting languidly like a feather falling from one of those countless startled birds taken to the sky. It's an uncanny ...

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure - 5280 | The Denver Magazine

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 PM PDT


5280 | The Denver Magazine

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure
5280 | The Denver Magazine
Through cell phone forensics, authorities had discovered that Bilyeu's phone made contact with several towers during his scouting trip atop the canyon in late December. The next time, however, there were no such locators. .... is known around town for ...
Remains confirmed as those of missing treasure hunterAlbuquerque Journal

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Great Totham, Essex

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Practice night ringing suspended UFN: tower issues

Helions Bumpstead, Essex

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Tower notice wt for 1 not as pNBR which is as RW1983/p2

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans - Plymouth Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 11:17 AM PDT


Plymouth Herald

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans
Plymouth Herald
The Bohemian Perry Eliot might have been surprised to see so much black. His was a life was lived in full colour. The 10th Earl of St Germans was buried yesterday on his beloved Port Eliot estate after an emotional funeral service at St Germans Priory ...

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests' - Hull Daily Mail

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:19 AM PDT


Hull Daily Mail

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests'
Hull Daily Mail
As well as a fully functioning bell tower, the 14th century church also has a carillon hidden in the belfry, for more melodic tunes. The instrument consists of at least 23 cast bronze, cup-shaped bells, which are sounded by playing a correlating ...

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary - Grand Forks Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Grand Forks Herald

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary
Grand Forks Herald
The Kobielas took care of the labor while the Martens provided the supplies. A stained glass window at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shephard in Lakota, N.D. The original cast iron bell still sits in the tower, and stained glass windows shipped from ...

Bed & Breakfast SintNik - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:30 AM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

Bed & Breakfast SintNik
Telegraph.co.uk
This means that it is unusually quiet (the bells in the Belfry are switched off at night). The central historic squares, the Markt and the ... Rooftop has views over the rooftops to all the towers and spires of Bruges. All rooms have a television ...

The Catholic Review > Home > Father Rose, Baltimore native ... - The Catholic Review

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:49 AM PDT


The Catholic Review > Home > Father Rose, Baltimore native ...
The Catholic Review
Father Alphonse G. Rose, a Baltimore native who led St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air and then the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland, is being ...

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Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Cotswold Journal
The work began after Ralph Price, who winds the church clock, decided the bells should be brought back into use after they were deemed unringable in in the 1970s. Mr Price, whose grandfather had previously run the bells, contacted former schoolfriend ...

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ...
Cotswold Journal
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use.

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Tewkesbury ADMAG
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use. Thanks to the work of a dedicated team, the bells at St Mary Magdalene Adlestrop have been rehung after last being rung in the 1970s.

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ...
Tewkesbury ADMAG
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use.

and more »

Church bells installed in 1800s - Batesville Herald Tribune

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 04:12 AM PDT


Batesville Herald Tribune

Church bells installed in 1800s
Batesville Herald Tribune
For many years my hobby has been bells and their history, so perhaps these pealing tones say a little more to me than those of you who have grown accustomed to them. A bell, like a ship, is always referred to as “she” and any inscription is written in ...

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers - Gazette Series

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 03:34 AM PDT


Gazette Series

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers
Gazette Series
The Wotton-under-Edge branch of the Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association of Church Bell Ringers is honouring all 18 bell ringers from the area, including three from Coaley, who died during the war with the first quarter peal rang last year for ...

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer - http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 06:37 PM PDT


http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer
http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
The bells of First Church West Hartford, on 12 South Main St., ring in the summer every Thursday night in July with a free Carillon Concert Series in West Hartford Center. This year's series wraps up at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 28 and will feature ...

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe - Huffington Post UK

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 10:13 AM PDT


Huffington Post UK

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe
Huffington Post UK
There's no getting around it: aeroplanes suck for the environment. And when the sun's out and you're dreaming of a city break someplace fancy, it's pretty tempting just to shrug your shoulders, accept you'll feel a tad guilty, and book a flight to ...

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star - The Star

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 09:35 AM PDT


The Star

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star
The Star
More than 60 of Sheffield's heritage gems will open to the public this September as some of the city's unfamiliar stories are told. The national Heritage Open ...

and more »

NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS - Breaking Defense

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Breaking Defense

NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS
Breaking Defense
For example: the F-35 program (many years late, far over cost, more than 5 years before it'll be ready); The so-called "littoral combat ship", the one that Adm. Jonathan Greenert says was "never designed to venture into the littorals to engage in ...

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge) - Classic FM

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 07:24 AM PDT


Classic FM

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge)
Classic FM
So let's just digest that, shall we? A low F sharp, warm and resonant, all the way up to a high E in Lakmé that sounds like the peal of a (very high) church bell. Listen to Pavarotti's incredible vocal range. What's remarkable is that the tone doesn't ...

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 27 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 27 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food
Charleston Post Courier
When Felder is working the line with Saunder's son Larry Easterling, the kitchen is quiet, except for the occasional peal of a brass unicorn bell that they ring to signal when an order's ready. It's the latest in a long line of bells: “Waitresses will ...

and more »

Club to Pub swim win for rower - Henley Standard

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 02:08 AM PDT


Henley Standard

Club to Pub swim win for rower
Henley Standard
It is nicknamed “two bells” because the swimmers start as the clock at St Mary's Church strikes 7pm and aim to finish before the 8pm chimes. As well as a medal, each participant received a bottle of Brakspear's specially-brewed Two Bells ale at the finish.

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino - Tiny Mix Tapes

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:45 PM PDT


Tiny Mix Tapes

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino
Tiny Mix Tapes
During my descent, all the noise from the town dies down for a moment as a church bell rings noon. Each successive peal breaking and drifting languidly like a feather falling from one of those countless startled birds taken to the sky. It's an uncanny ...

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure - 5280 | The Denver Magazine

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 PM PDT


How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure
5280 | The Denver Magazine
Through cell phone forensics, authorities had discovered that Bilyeu's phone made contact with several towers during his scouting trip atop the canyon in late December. The next time, however, there were no such locators. .... is known around town for ...

and more »

Bok, Cypress Gardens draw attention in new book - The Ledger

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 12:56 PM PDT


Bok, Cypress Gardens draw attention in new book
The Ledger
Alderson toured Bok Tower Gardens while researching the book and had the rare privilege of ascending the tower to watch carillonneur Geert D'hollander play the keyboard instrument connected to a set of 60 bells. The gentle peals of the daily recitals ...

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans - Plymouth Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 11:17 AM PDT


Plymouth Herald

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans
Plymouth Herald
The Bohemian Perry Eliot might have been surprised to see so much black. His was a life was lived in full colour. The 10th Earl of St Germans was buried yesterday on his beloved Port Eliot estate after an emotional funeral service at St Germans Priory ...

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests' - Hull Daily Mail

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Hull Daily Mail

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests'
Hull Daily Mail
As well as a fully functioning bell tower, the 14th century church also has a carillon hidden in the belfry, for more melodic tunes. The instrument consists of at least 23 cast bronze, cup-shaped bells, which ... "The fee will cover my time playing and ...

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary - Grand Forks Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Grand Forks Herald

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary
Grand Forks Herald
He also has acted as a consultant when it came to restoring other buildings, including the St. John's Block in Grand Forks, the Powers Hotel in Fargo and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Casselton, N.D., which serves as the Casselton Heritage Center.

Bed & Breakfast SintNik - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:30 AM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

Bed & Breakfast SintNik
Telegraph.co.uk
This means that it is unusually quiet (the bells in the Belfry are switched off at night). The central historic squares, the Markt and the ... Rooftop has views over the rooftops to all the towers and spires of Bruges. All rooms have a television ...

The Catholic Review > Local News > Father Rose, Baltimore native ... - The Catholic Review

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 AM PDT


The Catholic Review > Local News > Father Rose, Baltimore native ...
The Catholic Review
Father Alphonse G. Rose, a Baltimore native who led St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air and then the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland, is being ...

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Cotswold Journal
A pair of donors funded three new lighters bells to complete the set. Whitechapel Bell Foundry, of London, was awarded the contract to rehang Adlestrop's bells. The three new bells were cast at the foundry in July 2015, in the presence of their donors ...

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ...
Cotswold Journal
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use.

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Tewkesbury ADMAG
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use. Thanks to the work of a dedicated team, the bells at St Mary Magdalene Adlestrop have been rehung after last being rung in the 1970s.

and more »

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ...
Tewkesbury ADMAG
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use.

and more »

Church bells installed in 1800s - Batesville Herald Tribune

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 04:12 AM PDT


Batesville Herald Tribune

Church bells installed in 1800s
Batesville Herald Tribune
For many years my hobby has been bells and their history, so perhaps these pealing tones say a little more to me than those of you who have grown accustomed to them. A bell, like a ship, is always referred to as “she” and any inscription is written in ...

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers - Gazette Series

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 03:34 AM PDT


Gazette Series

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers
Gazette Series
The Wotton-under-Edge branch of the Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association of Church Bell Ringers is honouring all 18 bell ringers from the area, including three from Coaley, who died during the war with the first quarter peal rang last year for ...

Ebensburg purchases noise meter to enforce ordinance - TribDem.com

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 08:50 PM PDT


Ebensburg purchases noise meter to enforce ordinance
TribDem.com
EBENSBURG – Following a number of complaints over the years, including some from a council member, Ebensburg Borough will have the necessary equipment to enforce its noise ordinance in a few weeks. At council's Monday evening meeting, Borough Manager ...

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer - http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 06:37 PM PDT


http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer
http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
The bells of First Church West Hartford, on 12 South Main St., ring in the summer every Thursday night in July with a free Carillon Concert Series in West Hartford Center. This year's series wraps up at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 28 and will feature ...

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe - Huffington Post UK

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 10:13 AM PDT


Huffington Post UK

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe
Huffington Post UK
There's no getting around it: aeroplanes suck for the environment. And when the sun's out and you're dreaming of a city break someplace fancy, it's pretty tempting just to shrug your shoulders, accept you'll feel a tad guilty, and book a flight to ...

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star - The Star

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 09:35 AM PDT


The Star

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star
The Star
More than 60 of Sheffield's heritage gems will open to the public this September as some of the city's unfamiliar stories are told. The national Heritage Open ...

and more »

NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS - Breaking Defense

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Breaking Defense

NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS
Breaking Defense
For example: the F-35 program (many years late, far over cost, more than 5 years before it'll be ready); The so-called "littoral combat ship", the one that Adm. Jonathan Greenert says was "never designed to venture into the littorals to engage in ...

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge) - Classic FM

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 07:24 AM PDT


Classic FM

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge)
Classic FM
So let's just digest that, shall we? A low F sharp, warm and resonant, all the way up to a high E in Lakmé that sounds like the peal of a (very high) church bell. Listen to Pavarotti's incredible vocal range. What's remarkable is that the tone doesn't ...

Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council - Wicked Local

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 05:56 AM PDT


Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council
Wicked Local
... awarded by the council have included the recently completed Satuit Band Concert on the library lawn, the Meet John Adams and the Lizzie Borden Affair at the Rockland Senior Center, and Joyful Voices and Bell Ringers at the First Congregational Church.

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death - AOL News

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


AOL News

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death
AOL News
LONDON, July 25 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry has spoken about how he regrets not talking sooner about the impact of the death of his mother, Princess Diana. Diana died in a car crash in Paris in 1997, when Harry was 12 and his brother Prince ...
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News

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10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts - Baltimore Sun

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


Baltimore Sun

10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

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VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley - Stoke Sentinel

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 01:32 AM PDT


Stoke Sentinel

VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley
Stoke Sentinel
Middleport Pottery hosted the 'Bells for Brindley' event on Saturday, which also marked the 250th anniversary of the start of the Trent and Mersey Canal. Brindley, who lived in Leek for much of his life, was the brains behind the canal system in ...

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck - MetroNews Canada

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:17 PM PDT


MetroNews Canada

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck
MetroNews Canada
“People don't have a clue what we're doing up there,” said McCrady, who also teaches the carillon in conjunction with Carleton University. “They just think it's a recording coming out of the tower. We're quite anonymous because we're up in a tower ...

Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion - Blackmore Vale Magazine

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:28 PM PDT


Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion
Blackmore Vale Magazine
Completion of the restoration of the iconic cupola and tower of Blandford Parish Church was celebrated on Thursday by a ceremony at the top of the tower which is now waiting only for the return of its regilded weathervane after being returned to its ...

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT - AOL News

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 11:02 AM PDT


AOL News

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT
AOL News
WASHINGTON, July 24 (Reuters) - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to endorse Hillary Clinton in a prime time address at the Democratic convention, the New York Times reported on Sunday. Citing Bloomberg's adviser Howard Wolfson, ...
Dismayed by Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg Will Endorse Hillary ClintonNew York Times
The Risk I Will Not Take - Bloomberg ViewBloomberg

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10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia - KSTP.com

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 10:16 AM PDT


KSTP.com

10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia
KSTP.com
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

and more »

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard
Redditch Standard
CHURCHES and cathedrals across Hereford and Worcester, including those in Redditch, are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the ...

and more »

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch
Redditch Standard
The tradition of change ringing is a unique form of music which has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. To take part in the challenge, from September ...

and more »

Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing
Teignmouth Post
Some visitors may be able to see the bells, often locked away over our heads, discover our ringing forebears' achievements recorded on peal boards, learn about bell ringing and maybe have a go themselves.' To take part in the challenge and to be ...

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Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post
Teignmouth Post
ST MICHAEL'S Church on Teignmouth seafront is one of many churches and cathedrals across Devon that will be promoting the 400-year-old tradition of ...

and more »

Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903 - New Jersey Herald

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 02:38 AM PDT


New Jersey Herald

Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903
New Jersey Herald
This was followed by the ringing of church bells throughout the town. By seven o'clock, spectators started streaming in from around the county, as well as from Warren, Morris, and Passaic counties, using many means of vehicles and horseback. Visitors ...

Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season - Plattsburgh Press Republican

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 26 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 26 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans - Plymouth Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 11:17 AM PDT


Plymouth Herald

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans
Plymouth Herald
The Bohemian Perry Eliot might have been surprised to see so much black. His was a life was lived in full colour. The 10th Earl of St Germans was buried yesterday on his beloved Port Eliot estate after an emotional funeral service at St Germans Priory ...

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests' - Hull Daily Mail

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests'
Hull Daily Mail
Having recently used the carillon to pay tribute to late music legend Prince by sounding Purple Rain across the city, director of music Mark Keith wants to play popular songs more often, especially for funeral services and weddings. The commission fee ...

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary - Grand Forks Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Grand Forks Herald

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary
Grand Forks Herald
He also has acted as a consultant when it came to restoring other buildings, including the St. John's Block in Grand Forks, the Powers Hotel in Fargo and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Casselton, N.D., which serves as the Casselton Heritage Center.

Bed & Breakfast SintNik - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:30 AM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

Bed & Breakfast SintNik
Telegraph.co.uk
This means that it is unusually quiet (the bells in the Belfry are switched off at night). The central historic squares, the Markt and the ... Rooftop has views over the rooftops to all the towers and spires of Bruges. All rooms have a television ...

Father Rose, Baltimore native, remembered as 'great man,' priest - The Catholic Review

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 AM PDT


Father Rose, Baltimore native, remembered as 'great man,' priest
The Catholic Review
Father Alphonse G. Rose, a Baltimore native who led St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air and then the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland, is being remembered for his bravery, compassion, intellect and service to the church. Father Rose died July 22 at ...

The Catholic Review > World News > Father Rose, Baltimore native ... - The Catholic Review

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:44 AM PDT


The Catholic Review > World News > Father Rose, Baltimore native ...
The Catholic Review
Father Alphonse G. Rose, a Baltimore native who led St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air and then the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland, is being ...

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Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Cotswold Journal
Whitechapel Bell Foundry, of London, was awarded the contract to rehang Adlestrop's bells. The three new bells were cast at the foundry in July 2015, in the presence of their donors. The old bells were removed from Adlestrop tower in February and were ...

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Tewkesbury ADMAG
Mr Price, whose grandfather had previously run the bells, contacted former schoolfriend Chris Povey and the pair formed a project team. The group received two grants from the Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association of Church Bell Ringers and the ...

Church bells installed in 1800s - Batesville Herald Tribune

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 04:12 AM PDT


Batesville Herald Tribune

Church bells installed in 1800s
Batesville Herald Tribune
Photos by Debbie Blank | The Herald-TribuneAt St. John's United Church of Christ, the first small bell was hung with the larger one in the new tower. Church bells ... Some inscriptions on church bells are long and beautiful, some are short and clever ...

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers - Gazette Series

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 03:34 AM PDT


Gazette Series

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers
Gazette Series
The Wotton-under-Edge branch of the Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association of Church Bell Ringers is honouring all 18 bell ringers from the area, including three from Coaley, who died during the war with the first quarter peal rang last year for ...

Ebensburg purchases noise meter to enforce ordinance - TribDem.com

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 08:50 PM PDT


Ebensburg purchases noise meter to enforce ordinance
TribDem.com
EBENSBURG – Following a number of complaints over the years, including some from a council member, Ebensburg Borough will have the necessary equipment to enforce its noise ordinance in a few weeks. At council's Monday evening meeting, Borough Manager ...

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer - http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 06:37 PM PDT


http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer
http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
The bells of First Church West Hartford, on 12 South Main St., ring in the summer every Thursday night in July with a free Carillon Concert Series in West Hartford Center. This year's series wraps up at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 28 and will feature ...

Wheathampstead, Herts

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

8pm PN start time noted

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe - Huffington Post UK

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 10:13 AM PDT


Huffington Post UK

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe
Huffington Post UK
There's no getting around it: aeroplanes suck for the environment. And when the sun's out and you're dreaming of a city break someplace fancy, it's pretty tempting just to shrug your shoulders, accept you'll feel a tad guilty, and book a flight to ...

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star - The Star

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 09:35 AM PDT


The Star

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star
The Star
More than 60 of Sheffield's heritage gems will open to the public this September as some of the city's unfamiliar stories are told. The national Heritage Open ...

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NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS - Breaking Defense

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Breaking Defense

NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS
Breaking Defense
For example: the F-35 program (many years late, far over cost, more than 5 years before it'll be ready); The so-called "littoral combat ship", the one that Adm. Jonathan Greenert says was "never designed to venture into the littorals to engage in ...

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge) - Classic FM

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 07:24 AM PDT


Classic FM

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge)
Classic FM
So let's just digest that, shall we? A low F sharp, warm and resonant, all the way up to a high E in Lakmé that sounds like the peal of a (very high) church bell. Listen to Pavarotti's incredible vocal range. What's remarkable is that the tone doesn't ...

Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council - Wicked Local

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 05:56 AM PDT


Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council
Wicked Local
... awarded by the council have included the recently completed Satuit Band Concert on the library lawn, the Meet John Adams and the Lizzie Borden Affair at the Rockland Senior Center, and Joyful Voices and Bell Ringers at the First Congregational Church.

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death - AOL News

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


AOL News

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death
AOL News
LONDON, July 25 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry has spoken about how he regrets not talking sooner about the impact of the death of his mother, Princess Diana. Diana died in a car crash in Paris in 1997, when Harry was 12 and his brother Prince ...
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News

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10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts - Baltimore Sun

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


Baltimore Sun

10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

and more »

VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley - Stoke Sentinel

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 01:32 AM PDT


Stoke Sentinel

VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley
Stoke Sentinel
Middleport Pottery hosted the 'Bells for Brindley' event on Saturday, which also marked the 250th anniversary of the start of the Trent and Mersey Canal. Brindley, who lived in Leek for much of his life, was the brains behind the canal system in ...

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck - MetroNews Canada

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:17 PM PDT


MetroNews Canada

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck
MetroNews Canada
... who also teaches the carillon in conjunction with Carleton University. “They just think it's a recording coming out of the tower. We're quite anonymous because we're up in a tower playing a stationary instrument. This instrument is much – in scale ...

Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion - Blackmore Vale Magazine

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:28 PM PDT


Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion
Blackmore Vale Magazine
Completion of the restoration of the iconic cupola and tower of Blandford Parish Church was celebrated on Thursday by a ceremony at the top of the tower which is now waiting only for the return of its regilded weathervane after being returned to its ...

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT - AOL News

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 11:02 AM PDT


AOL News

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT
AOL News
WASHINGTON, July 24 (Reuters) - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to endorse Hillary Clinton in a prime time address at the Democratic convention, the New York Times reported on Sunday. Citing Bloomberg's adviser Howard Wolfson, ...
Dismayed by Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg Will Endorse Hillary ClintonNew York Times
The Risk I Will Not Take - Bloomberg ViewBloomberg

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10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia - KSTP.com

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 10:07 AM PDT


KSTP.com

10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia
KSTP.com
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

and more »

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard
Redditch Standard
CHURCHES and cathedrals across Hereford and Worcester, including those in Redditch, are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the ...

and more »

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch
Redditch Standard
The tradition of change ringing is a unique form of music which has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. To take part in the challenge, from September ...

and more »

Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post
Teignmouth Post
ST MICHAEL'S Church on Teignmouth seafront is one of many churches and cathedrals across Devon that will be promoting the 400-year-old tradition of ...

and more »

Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing
Teignmouth Post
ST MICHAEL'S Church on Teignmouth seafront is one of many churches and cathedrals across Devon that will be promoting the 400-year-old tradition of English-style bell ringing, as part of Heritage Open Days in September. English Heritage is encouraging ...

and more »

Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903 - New Jersey Herald

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 02:38 AM PDT


New Jersey Herald

Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903
New Jersey Herald
This was followed by the ringing of church bells throughout the town. By seven o'clock, spectators started streaming in from around the county, as well as from Warren, Morris, and Passaic counties, using many means of vehicles and horseback. Visitors ...

Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season - Plattsburgh Press Republican

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT


Plattsburgh Press Republican

Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season
Plattsburgh Press Republican
A black bell peals throughout the day at the museum's entrance. “This is an idea I had from the very ... When Henry was arrested by the U.S. Marshals, all of the church bells rang as a signal that someone needed help. “They rescued him,” Papson said.

Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby - 104.7 Minster FM

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 10:06 PM PDT


104.7 Minster FM

Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby
104.7 Minster FM
The tradition of change ringing is a unique form of music which has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. Ringers control the bell with a rope, while ...

and more »

Minster FM - News - Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby - 104.7 Minster FM

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 10:06 PM PDT


104.7 Minster FM

Minster FM - News - Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby
104.7 Minster FM
Churches and cathedrals across the York region are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ...

and more »

Erie County real estate transactions - Buffalo News

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 09:01 PM PDT


Erie County real estate transactions
Buffalo News
357 Bernhardt Drive, Todd J. Ring to Adam G. Skonieczki; Shayna B. Skonieczki, $142,200. • 82 Bucyrus Drive, Michael A. Palmieri; ... 184 Pine St., Diane J. Bell; Joseph H. Bell to Steven A. Davis, $320,000. • 1202 Grover Road, Debra L. Walker; Keith R ...

Whitnash church needs urgent repairs - Leamington Observer

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 06:12 AM PDT


Whitnash church needs urgent repairs
Leamington Observer
The grant – from the government-funded Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund – will enable the tower roof of teh grade II-listed church to be renewed to prevent damage to the roof structure and bell frame below. Work will also be done to rebuild ...

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers - Huddersfield Examiner

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 03:04 AM PDT


Huddersfield Examiner

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers
Huddersfield Examiner
“We need 10 people to ring a full peel of all the bells,” said Ian. “We have around nine ... bell ringing”, said Ian. “We practice for one hour and when we do events we can ring for half an hour before and then three quarters afterwards. ... Rachel ...

Upland Chronicles: Jimmie Turner was a fixture on Court Avenue for 56 years - The Mountain Press

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 01:18 AM PDT

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 25 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 25 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe - Huffington Post UK

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 10:13 AM PDT


Huffington Post UK

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe
Huffington Post UK
There's no getting around it: aeroplanes suck for the environment. And when the sun's out and you're dreaming of a city break someplace fancy, it's pretty tempting just to shrug your shoulders, accept you'll feel a tad guilty, and book a flight to ...

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 09:35 AM PDT


The Star

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days
The Star
“Whereas things like the Town Hall and the Cathedral are always open, this is putting on things that aren't normally seen,” said Liz. “So the ... And some of the city's few remaining bell towers will co-ordinate for a joint bell ringing performance ...

and more »

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge) - Classic FM

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 07:24 AM PDT


Classic FM

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge)
Classic FM
So let's just digest that, shall we? A low F sharp, warm and resonant, all the way up to a high E in Lakmé that sounds like the peal of a (very high) church bell. Listen to Pavarotti's incredible vocal range. What's remarkable is that the tone doesn't ...

Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council - Wicked Local Rockland

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 05:56 AM PDT


Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council
Wicked Local Rockland
... awarded by the council have included the recently completed Satuit Band Concert on the library lawn, the Meet John Adams and the Lizzie Borden Affair at the Rockland Senior Center, and Joyful Voices and Bell Ringers at the First Congregational Church.

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death - AOL News

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


AOL News

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death
AOL News
LONDON, July 25 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry has spoken about how he regrets not talking sooner about the impact of the death of his mother, Princess Diana. Diana died in a car crash in Paris in 1997, when Harry was 12 and his brother Prince ...
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News

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10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts - Baltimore Sun

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


Baltimore Sun

10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

and more »

VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley - Stoke Sentinel

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 01:32 AM PDT


Stoke Sentinel

VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley
Stoke Sentinel
Middleport Pottery hosted the 'Bells for Brindley' event on Saturday, which also marked the 250th anniversary of the start of the Trent and Mersey Canal. Brindley, who lived in Leek for much of his life, was the brains behind the canal system in ...

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck - MetroNews Canada

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:17 PM PDT


MetroNews Canada

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck
MetroNews Canada
... who also teaches the carillon in conjunction with Carleton University. “They just think it's a recording coming out of the tower. We're quite anonymous because we're up in a tower playing a stationary instrument. This instrument is much – in scale ...

Poplar, Cubitt Town, Gr London

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Presence of simulator noted

Ryde, Swanmore, IoW

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

PN info added

Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion - Blackmore Vale Magazine

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:28 PM PDT


Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion
Blackmore Vale Magazine
Completion of the restoration of the iconic cupola and tower of Blandford Parish Church was celebrated on Thursday by a ceremony at the top of the tower which is now waiting only for the return of its regilded weathervane after being returned to its ...

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT - AOL News

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 11:02 AM PDT


AOL News

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT
AOL News
WASHINGTON, July 24 (Reuters) - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to endorse Hillary Clinton in a prime time address at the Democratic convention, the New York Times reported on Sunday. Citing Bloomberg's adviser Howard Wolfson, ...
Dismayed by Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg Will Endorse Hillary ClintonNew York Times
The Risk I Will Not Take - Bloomberg ViewBloomberg

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10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia - KSTP.com

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 10:07 AM PDT


KSTP.com

10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia
KSTP.com
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

and more »

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch
Redditch Standard
The tradition of change ringing is a unique form of music which has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. To take part in the challenge, from September ...

and more »

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard
Redditch Standard
CHURCHES and cathedrals across Hereford and Worcester, including those in Redditch, are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the ...

and more »

Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post
Teignmouth Post
ST MICHAEL'S Church on Teignmouth seafront is one of many churches and cathedrals across Devon that will be promoting the 400-year-old tradition of ...

and more »

Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing
Teignmouth Post
ST MICHAEL'S Church on Teignmouth seafront is one of many churches and cathedrals across Devon that will be promoting the 400-year-old tradition of English-style bell ringing, as part of Heritage Open Days in September. English Heritage is encouraging ...

and more »

Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903 - New Jersey Herald

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 02:38 AM PDT


New Jersey Herald

Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903
New Jersey Herald
This was followed by the ringing of church bells throughout the town. By seven o'clock, spectators started streaming in from around the county, as well as from Warren, Morris, and Passaic counties, using many means of vehicles and horseback. Visitors ...

Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season - Plattsburgh Press Republican

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT


Plattsburgh Press Republican

Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season
Plattsburgh Press Republican
A black bell peals throughout the day at the museum's entrance. “This is an idea I had from the very ... When Henry was arrested by the U.S. Marshals, all of the church bells rang as a signal that someone needed help. “They rescued him,” Papson said.

Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby - 104.7 Minster FM

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 10:06 PM PDT


104.7 Minster FM

Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby
104.7 Minster FM
Churches and cathedrals across the York region are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ringing as part of Heritage Open Days Thursday 8 – Sunday 11 September. The call to the ...

and more »

Minster FM - News - Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby - 104.7 Minster FM

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 10:06 PM PDT


104.7 Minster FM

Minster FM - News - Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby
104.7 Minster FM
Churches and cathedrals across the York region are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ...

and more »

Erie County real estate transactions - Buffalo News

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 09:01 PM PDT


Erie County real estate transactions
Buffalo News
357 Bernhardt Drive, Todd J. Ring to Adam G. Skonieczki; Shayna B. Skonieczki, $142,200. • 82 Bucyrus Drive, Michael A. Palmieri; ... 184 Pine St., Diane J. Bell; Joseph H. Bell to Steven A. Davis, $320,000. • 1202 Grover Road, Debra L. Walker; Keith R ...

Whitnash church needs urgent repairs - Leamington Observer

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 06:12 AM PDT


Whitnash church needs urgent repairs
Leamington Observer
The grant – from the government-funded Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund – will enable the tower roof of teh grade II-listed church to be renewed to prevent damage to the roof structure and bell frame below. Work will also be done to rebuild ...

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers - Huddersfield Examiner

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 03:04 AM PDT


Huddersfield Examiner

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers
Huddersfield Examiner
“We need 10 people to ring a full peel of all the bells,” said Ian. “We have around nine ... bell ringing”, said Ian. “We practice for one hour and when we do events we can ring for half an hour before and then three quarters afterwards. ... Rachel ...

Upland Chronicles: Jimmie Turner was a fixture on Court Avenue for 56 years - The Mountain Press

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 01:18 AM PDT


The Mountain Press

Upland Chronicles: Jimmie Turner was a fixture on Court Avenue for 56 years
The Mountain Press
His mother always told him that the church bells were ringing when he came into the world that Sunday morning. He was one of a ... Turner had persistently encouraged the author to write a column about the rich heritage of Sevier County. The Honorable ...

Bid to ring in the changes at St David's Cathedral - County Echo

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 12:02 AM PDT


County Echo

Bid to ring in the changes at St David's Cathedral
County Echo
The bells hang in the tower of the 13th-century gatehouse, Porth-y-Twr, overlooking the cathedral and the Thirty-Nine Steps. The group have a ring of ten bells, eight of which were cast in 1928 by the Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London. The last two ...

Church listing - Market Rasen Mail - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 02:46 PM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Church listing - Market Rasen Mail
Market Rasen Mail
10am Communion with Children's Church and Young People's Group at Market Rasen; 11.45am Baptism at Market Rasen; 6.30pm Festal Evensong with Pimms ...

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Zinefest, Mount Rainier Choir Festival, Stained glass exhibit ... - Washington Post

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 01:38 PM PDT


Zinefest, Mount Rainier Choir Festival, Stained glass exhibit ...
Washington Post
Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to noon: For children from 18 months to 5 years. St. Paul's Explorers Summer Camp continues on a week-to-week basis through Aug.

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Green dreams for Christchurch's red zone - The Press

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 10:03 AM PDT


The Press

Green dreams for Christchurch's red zone
The Press
Canterbury University environmental hazards expert David Bell stresses what everyone should already know. The suburbs of the lower Avon are naturally a dynamic landscape – a near sea-level mud flat formed only during the past few thousand years.

and more »

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower - This is Local London

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 08:32 AM PDT


This is Local London

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower
This is Local London
I went to that church a few times over the years, the regulars were very unwelcoming, especially the bell ringers who thought they owned the place. Some old boys in ridiculous pony tails very unfriendly. During some services when I tried to offer a ...

Tug or war over Athy church bell - Kildare Nationalist

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 07:30 AM PDT


Kildare Nationalist

Tug or war over Athy church bell
Kildare Nationalist
The council said the bell tower is a listed building and the removal of any part would have required planning permission and consultationand they want this piece of local heritage back in its rightful place. After months of uncertaintity it has now ...

Bellringers appeal - Petersfield Today

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 05:13 AM PDT


Bellringers appeal
Petersfield Today
... they are working again now, and people willing to learn the ropes, as well as experienced ringers, are needed. There is no age restriction with children welcome too. For more information, call the churches' tower captain Darren Woodyer on 07718 059071.

Worcestershire bell towers needed for new challenge - Worcester News

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 05:08 AM PDT


Worcestershire bell towers needed for new challenge
Worcester News
THE ancient tradition of English-style bell ringing is being revived through a new challenge being held across Worcestershire. It is hoped the initiative, Challenge 500, will breath life into the 400-year-old tradition, as part of the Heritage Open ...

NOSTALGIA: Bellringer and war hero remembered at his church - Eastbourne Herald

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 02:38 AM PDT


Eastbourne Herald

NOSTALGIA: Bellringer and war hero remembered at his church
Eastbourne Herald
While the whole world was remembering the horrors and heroism of the forces in the Battle of the Somme, St Mary's bells were rung in a quarter peal of “Cambridge Minor” by Alan and Christine Baldock, Pauline Kennard, Sandra Titherley and Frances and ...

Expat life, a foot in two worlds - swissinfo.ch

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 11:09 PM PDT


swissinfo.ch

Expat life, a foot in two worlds
swissinfo.ch
UK-born Maggie Gerber rings the bells of Wengen's English Church and then stands ready to welcome all who come through the open door. As church warden for the past 20 years – one of her many local hats – she extends a ready smile, a firm handshake, ...

Patriarch Kirill: 'Live in Peace! It is my address to both Orthodox ... - Realnoe vremya

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 11:07 PM PDT


Realnoe vremya

Patriarch Kirill: 'Live in Peace! It is my address to both Orthodox ...
Realnoe vremya
The visit of Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill to the Tatarstan metropolis began half an hour before midday. President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov, ...

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Episcopal churches to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 07:51 PM PDT


Episcopal churches to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Carilloneur Marcia Piermattei will ring the carillon bells as a call to prayer and a call to action. As the bells toll, participants will ... Any interested bell ringers or other participants are welcome to join in the effort at All Saints church. For ...

Browsing the Arts: July 22 through July 28 - cleveland.com

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 04:17 PM PDT

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 24 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 24 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion - Blackmore Vale Magazine

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:28 PM PDT


Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion
Blackmore Vale Magazine
Completion of the restoration of the iconic cupola and tower of Blandford Parish Church was celebrated on Thursday by a ceremony at the top of the tower which is now waiting only for the return of its regilded weathervane after being returned to its ...

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT - AOL News

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 11:02 AM PDT


AOL News

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT
AOL News
WASHINGTON, July 24 (Reuters) - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to endorse Hillary Clinton in a prime time address at the Democratic convention, the New York Times reported on Sunday. Citing Bloomberg's adviser Howard Wolfson, ...

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10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia - KSTP.com

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 10:07 AM PDT


KSTP.com

10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia
KSTP.com
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

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Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch
Redditch Standard
CHURCHES and cathedrals across Hereford and Worcester, including those in Redditch, are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ringing as part of Heritage Open Days this September.

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Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing
Teignmouth Post
English Heritage is encouraging as many churches as possible to sign up to the event. It will provide a unique opportunity for ringing bands across England to share the heritage hidden inside their bell towers, as well as their passion with millions of ...

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Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season - Plattsburgh Press Republican

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT


Plattsburgh Press Republican

Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season
Plattsburgh Press Republican
A black bell peals throughout the day at the museum's entrance. “This is an idea I had from the very ... When Henry was arrested by the U.S. Marshals, all of the church bells rang as a signal that someone needed help. “They rescued him,” Papson said.

Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby - 104.7 Minster FM

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 10:06 PM PDT


104.7 Minster FM

Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby
104.7 Minster FM
The tradition of change ringing is a unique form of music which has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. Ringers control the bell with a rope, while ...

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Minster FM - News - Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby - 104.7 Minster FM

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 10:06 PM PDT


104.7 Minster FM

Minster FM - News - Bell Tower Challenge to hit Selby
104.7 Minster FM
Churches and cathedrals across the York region are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition of English-style bell ...

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Erie County real estate transactions - Buffalo News

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 09:01 PM PDT


Erie County real estate transactions
Buffalo News
357 Bernhardt Drive, Todd J. Ring to Adam G. Skonieczki; Shayna B. Skonieczki, $142,200. • 82 Bucyrus Drive, Michael A. Palmieri; ... 184 Pine St., Diane J. Bell; Joseph H. Bell to Steven A. Davis, $320,000. • 1202 Grover Road, Debra L. Walker; Keith R ...

Drayton St Leonard, Oxon

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Restoration work completed

Great Wilbraham, Cambs

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Ringing suspension has now been lifted

Sapperton, Glos

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

In care of Churches Conservation Trust wef ~17/07/2016

Swanmore, Hants

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

PN info modified (was Fri)

Whitnash church needs urgent repairs - Leamington Observer

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 06:12 AM PDT


Leamington Observer

Whitnash church needs urgent repairs
Leamington Observer
The grant – from the government-funded Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund – will enable the tower roof of teh grade II-listed church to be renewed to prevent damage to the roof structure and bell frame below. Work will also be done to rebuild ...

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers - Huddersfield Examiner

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 03:04 AM PDT


Huddersfield Examiner

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers
Huddersfield Examiner
And new, much talked-about bells have hit the right notes with their ringers at Mirfield Parish Church, who from their installation in 1869 up until April this year had to practice with out of tune instruments. Now, with ... But research suggests that ...

Upland Chronicles: Jimmie Turner was a fixture on Court Avenue for 56 years - The Mountain Press

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 01:18 AM PDT


The Mountain Press

Upland Chronicles: Jimmie Turner was a fixture on Court Avenue for 56 years
The Mountain Press
His mother always told him that the church bells were ringing when he came into the world that Sunday morning. He was one of a ... Turner had persistently encouraged the author to write a column about the rich heritage of Sevier County. The Honorable ...

Bid to ring in the changes at St David's Cathedral - County Echo

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 12:02 AM PDT


County Echo

Bid to ring in the changes at St David's Cathedral
County Echo
The bells hang in the tower of the 13th-century gatehouse, Porth-y-Twr, overlooking the cathedral and the Thirty-Nine Steps. The group have a ring of ten bells, eight of which were cast in 1928 by the Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London. The last two ...

Church listing - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 02:46 PM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Church listing
Market Rasen Mail
July 26: 10.30am - 11.30am Messy Cathedral at Lincoln. July 27: 9am Morning Prayer at Market Rasen; 7.30pm Bell ringing practice. July 28: 9.30am BCP Communion at Market Rasen. July 29: 9am Morning Prayer at Market Rasen; 6.45pm Choir practice at ...

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Church listing - Market Rasen Mail - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 02:46 PM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Church listing - Market Rasen Mail
Market Rasen Mail
10am Communion with Children's Church and Young People's Group at Market Rasen; 11.45am Baptism at Market Rasen; 6.30pm Festal Evensong with Pimms ...

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Zinefest, Mount Rainier Choir Festival, Stained glass exhibit, concerts, fitness. - Washington Post

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 01:38 PM PDT


Zinefest, Mount Rainier Choir Festival, Stained glass exhibit, concerts, fitness.
Washington Post
Elizabeth Bonforte Gardner, currently interim rector at the Church of the Epiphany in downtown Washington, will become interim missioner for young adults on Aug. 8. ... Parishioners will lead these informal services of singing, prayers and a short ...

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Green dreams for Christchurch's red zone - The Press

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 10:03 AM PDT


The Press

Green dreams for Christchurch's red zone
The Press
Canterbury University environmental hazards expert David Bell stresses what everyone should already know. The suburbs of the lower Avon are naturally a dynamic landscape – a near sea-level mud flat formed only during the past few thousand years.

and more »

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower - This is Local London

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 08:32 AM PDT


This is Local London

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower
This is Local London
I went to that church a few times over the years, the regulars were very unwelcoming, especially the bell ringers who thought they owned the place. Some old boys in ridiculous pony tails very unfriendly. During some services when I tried to offer a ...

Tug or war over Athy church bell - Kildare Nationalist

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 07:30 AM PDT


Kildare Nationalist

Tug or war over Athy church bell
Kildare Nationalist
The council said the bell tower is a listed building and the removal of any part would have required planning permission and consultationand they want this piece of local heritage back in its rightful place. After months of uncertaintity it has now ...

Bellringers appeal - Petersfield Today

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 05:13 AM PDT


Bellringers appeal
Petersfield Today
The bells at Trotton have been out of action for six months due to structural issues, but they are working again now, and people willing to learn the ropes, as well as experienced ringers, are needed. There is no age restriction with children welcome too.

Worcestershire bell towers needed for new challenge - Worcester News

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 05:08 AM PDT


Worcestershire bell towers needed for new challenge
Worcester News
Chris Mew, president of the central council of church bell ringers, added: “There are 5,000 bell towers for change ringing and our challenge is to unlock the doors to 500 of them." To take part in the challenge bell towers need to be registered by ...

NOSTALGIA: Bellringer and war hero remembered at his church - Eastbourne Herald

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 02:38 AM PDT


Eastbourne Herald

NOSTALGIA: Bellringer and war hero remembered at his church
Eastbourne Herald
The tenor bell, recently re-installed in the tower is engraved with the names of Harry Burgess and for other Westham bellringers who all died in the same war. Tom and Trudy Drummond, the chairman and secretary of the Westham and Pevensey branch of the ...

Expat life, a foot in two worlds - swissinfo.ch

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 11:09 PM PDT


swissinfo.ch

Expat life, a foot in two worlds
swissinfo.ch
UK-born Maggie Gerber rings the bells of Wengen's English Church and then stands ready to welcome all who come through the open door. As church warden for the past 20 years – one of her many local hats – she extends a ready smile, a firm handshake, ...

Episcopal churches to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 07:51 PM PDT


Episcopal churches to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Any interested bell ringers or other participants are welcome to join in the effort at All Saints church. For details, call the church office at 970-667-0303, visit www.allsaintsloveland.org or email allsaintsloveland@gmail.com. For details about the ...

Browsing the Arts: July 22 through July 28 - cleveland.com

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 04:17 PM PDT


cleveland.com

Browsing the Arts: July 22 through July 28
cleveland.com
155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls. 440-247-7507 or valleyartcenter.org. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Exhibits: "Annual Student & Faculty Art," Michael Steinberg's photography exhibit "Pour" and "En Plein Air Art" exhibitions ...

What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNC - Philly.com (blog)

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 12:05 PM PDT


Philly.com (blog)

What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNC
Philly.com (blog)
The red neon initials of the savings and loan society, which built the tower during the Depression and collapsed in the banking crisis of the early '90s, are still a Philadelphia landmark. - Inga Saffron ... Think of Skyspace as a descendant of the ...

Bells to ring out for heritage - Yorkshire Evening Post

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 08:48 AM PDT


Yorkshire Evening Post

Bells to ring out for heritage
Yorkshire Evening Post
The tradition of change ringing has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. Ringers control the bell with a rope, while the bell turns full circle ...

Rejoice! Pippa Middleton's engagement finally links the royals with Made in Chelsea - The Guardian

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 08:45 AM PDT


The Guardian

Rejoice! Pippa Middleton's engagement finally links the royals with Made in Chelsea
The Guardian
Let the bells peal out! As regular readers know, nothing brings more joy to Lost in Showbiz's vodka-pickled heart than a new celebrity to add to its collection, and one has come soaring in this week with the promising alacrity of the flying baby in ...

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6 Gadgets to Keep Your Home Safe From Intruders - TIME

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 07:23 AM PDT


6 Gadgets to Keep Your Home Safe From Intruders
TIME
Summertime, and the living is easy — especially for burglars. While you're out of town chasing the sun, it's easier for thieves to case your house for a quick plunder. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, burglaries are around 10% more ...

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Week Ahead What's On Listings 21-07-16 - Lancashire Evening Post

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 12:05 AM PDT


Lancashire Evening Post

Week Ahead What's On Listings 21-07-16
Lancashire Evening Post
Jazz Night: with the Silver Bell Band playing all your traditional Jazz favourites. Every alternate Thu ..... Euxton Parish Church Community Centre, School Lane, Euxton, Chorley. Tel: 01257 278400 ... Tea Dance: a wonderful afternoon with live music ...

Old Limestone courthouse bell to be relocated — again - The Decatur Daily

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 10:10 PM PDT


The Decatur Daily

Old Limestone courthouse bell to be relocated — again
The Decatur Daily
The inscription reads, "Troy Bell Foundry. Jones & Company. Troy, N.Y. 1871. JERONIMO NISA/DECATUR DAILY. Old Limestone Courthouse. A black and white photograph shows construction of Limestone County's 1867 courthouse. A bell from the building ...

Mahaffey Family Camp opens Friday - Clearfield Progress

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 08:07 PM PDT


Clearfield Progress

Mahaffey Family Camp opens Friday
Clearfield Progress
MAHAFFEY — Come Friday, the bells in the historic tower on the grounds of Mahaffey Camp and Conference Center will peal, calling the faithful to the 120th edition of Mahaffey Family Camp held at the grounds north of Mahaffey along the banks of the ...

Tour de France, Catholic Style - National Catholic Register

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 03:15 PM PDT


National Catholic Register

Tour de France, Catholic Style
National Catholic Register
Limoges, best known for its enamels and porcelain, is also home to a stunning Gothic cathedral noted for its rood loft and octagonal bell tower, as well as the Chappelle Saint-Aurélien and Church of St Michel-des-Lions, which house the relics of Sts ...

Inside the Old Goucher home of Radica Textiles founder and designer Sarah Templin. - Baltimore Magazine

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 02:54 PM PDT


Baltimore Magazine

Inside the Old Goucher home of Radica Textiles founder and designer Sarah Templin.
Baltimore Magazine
The darker wood ones were actually made out of demolished church pews that we found. IDIOSYNCRATIC ILLUMINATION: One year for ... into Paranoid, the old Black Sabbath album. But also the new Peals album—Bruce's band—that is about to come out.

News of the Weird: July 20, 2016 - Erie Reader

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 09:02 AM PDT


Erie Reader

News of the Weird: July 20, 2016
Erie Reader
More and more churches (“hundreds,” according to a June Christianity Today report) offer hesitant parishioners a “money-back guarantee” if they tithe 10 percent (or more) of their income for 90 days -- but then feel that God blesses them insufficiently ...

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Answer Man: Chimes don't ring a bell? They're new - Post-Bulletin

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 08:04 AM PDT

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 23 Jul 2016, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 23 Jul 2016, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


10 things you may not know about Philadelphia - Salon

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 12:32 PM PDT


10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Salon
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

and more »

Whitnash church needs urgent repairs - Leamington Observer

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 06:12 AM PDT


Whitnash church needs urgent repairs
Leamington Observer
The grant – from the government-funded Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund – will enable the tower roof of teh grade II-listed church to be renewed to prevent damage to the roof structure and bell frame below. Work will also be done to rebuild ...

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers - Huddersfield Examiner

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 03:04 AM PDT


Huddersfield Examiner

The bells, the bells: Chloe Glover learns the ropes with Mirfield Parish Church bell ringers
Huddersfield Examiner
And new, much talked-about bells have hit the right notes with their ringers at Mirfield Parish Church, who from their installation in 1869 up until April this year had to practice with out of tune instruments. Now, with what they believe is one of the ...

Upland Chronicles: Jimmie Turner was a fixture on Court Avenue for 56 years - The Mountain Press

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 01:18 AM PDT


The Mountain Press

Upland Chronicles: Jimmie Turner was a fixture on Court Avenue for 56 years
The Mountain Press
His mother always told him that the church bells were ringing when he came into the world that Sunday morning. He was one of a ... Turner had persistently encouraged the author to write a column about the rich heritage of Sevier County. The Honorable ...

Bid to ring in the changes at St David's Cathedral - County Echo

Posted: 23 Jul 2016 12:02 AM PDT


County Echo

Bid to ring in the changes at St David's Cathedral
County Echo
The bells hang in the tower of the 13th-century gatehouse, Porth-y-Twr, overlooking the cathedral and the Thirty-Nine Steps. The group have a ring of ten bells, eight of which were cast in 1928 by the Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London. The last two ...

Church listing - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 02:46 PM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Church listing
Market Rasen Mail
July 26: 10.30am - 11.30am Messy Cathedral at Lincoln. July 27: 9am Morning Prayer at Market Rasen; 7.30pm Bell ringing practice. July 28: 9.30am BCP Communion at Market Rasen. July 29: 9am Morning Prayer at Market Rasen; 6.45pm Choir practice at ...

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Zinefest, Mount Rainier Choir Festival, Stained glass exhibit, concerts, fitness. - Washington Post

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 01:38 PM PDT


Zinefest, Mount Rainier Choir Festival, Stained glass exhibit, concerts, fitness.
Washington Post
Elizabeth Bonforte Gardner, currently interim rector at the Church of the Epiphany in downtown Washington, will become interim missioner for young adults on Aug. 8. Gardner will ... Saturday, 12:30 p.m.: Edward M. Nassor will perform sacred and ...

and more »

Green dreams for Christchurch's red zone - The Press

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 10:03 AM PDT


The Press

Green dreams for Christchurch's red zone
The Press
Canterbury University environmental hazards expert David Bell stresses what everyone should already know. The suburbs of the lower Avon are naturally a dynamic landscape – a near sea-level mud flat formed only during the past few thousand years.

and more »

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower - East London and West Essex Guardian Series

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 08:39 AM PDT


East London and West Essex Guardian Series

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower
East London and West Essex Guardian Series
I went to that church a few times over the years, the regulars were very unwelcoming, especially the bell ringers who thought they owned the place. Some old boys in ridiculous pony tails very unfriendly. During some services when I tried to offer a ...

and more »

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower - This is Local London

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 08:32 AM PDT


This is Local London

GALLERY: A panoramic view of the city from the top of a church tower
This is Local London
I went to that church a few times over the years, the regulars were very unwelcoming, especially the bell ringers who thought they owned the place. Some old boys in ridiculous pony tails very unfriendly. During some services when I tried to offer a ...

With new leadership rooted in Fall River, faith remains strong for the future of St. Anne's Church - Fall River Herald News

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 08:23 AM PDT


Fall River Herald News

With new leadership rooted in Fall River, faith remains strong for the future of St. Anne's Church
Fall River Herald News
FALL RIVER — Before the city of Fall River's skyline emerges into panoramic view, the distinctive green Fabergé egg-shaped twin bell towers of St. Anne's Church greet anyone driving east over the Braga Bridge. The 110-year-old ... Rumor and ...

Tug or war over Athy church bell - Kildare Nationalist

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 07:30 AM PDT


Kildare Nationalist

Tug or war over Athy church bell
Kildare Nationalist
A two-and-a-half tonne bronze bell that rang out from the tower of the Dominican Church in Athy for more than 120 years has found itself in the middle of a tug of war. The bell was removed during the sale of the church to Kildare Co Council by its ...

Bellringers appeal - Petersfield Today

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 05:13 AM PDT


Bellringers appeal
Petersfield Today
The bells at Trotton have been out of action for six months due to structural issues, but they are working again now, and people willing to learn the ropes, as well as experienced ringers, are needed. There is no age restriction with children welcome too.

Worcestershire bell towers needed for new challenge - Worcester News

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 05:08 AM PDT


Worcestershire bell towers needed for new challenge
Worcester News
Chris Mew, president of the central council of church bell ringers, added: “There are 5,000 bell towers for change ringing and our challenge is to unlock the doors to 500 of them." To take part in the challenge bell towers need to be registered by ...

NOSTALGIA: Bellringer and war hero remembered at his church - Eastbourne Herald

Posted: 22 Jul 2016 02:38 AM PDT


Eastbourne Herald

NOSTALGIA: Bellringer and war hero remembered at his church
Eastbourne Herald
The tenor bell, recently re-installed in the tower is engraved with the names of Harry Burgess and for other Westham bellringers who all died in the same war. Tom and Trudy Drummond, the chairman and secretary of the Westham and Pevensey branch of the ...

Expat life, a foot in two worlds - swissinfo.ch

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 11:09 PM PDT


swissinfo.ch

Expat life, a foot in two worlds
swissinfo.ch
UK-born Maggie Gerber rings the bells of Wengen's English Church and then stands ready to welcome all who come through the open door. As church warden for the past 20 years – one of her many local hats – she extends a ready smile, a firm handshake, ...

Patriarch Kirill: 'Live in Peace! It is my address to both Orthodox Christians and Muslims' - Realnoe vremya

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 11:07 PM PDT


Realnoe vremya

Patriarch Kirill: 'Live in Peace! It is my address to both Orthodox Christians and Muslims'
Realnoe vremya
A big delegation of churchmen, including the most authoritative ones like vicar of the Raifa Virgin Monastery archimandrite Vsevolod, his colleague from the Kizichesky Monastery hegumen Pimen, senior cleric of the Nikolsky Cathedral protoiereus Ioann ...

and more »

Episcopal churches to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 07:51 PM PDT


Episcopal churches to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Carilloneur Marcia Piermattei will ring the carillon bells as a call to prayer and a call to action. As the bells toll, participants will ... Any interested bell ringers or other participants are welcome to join in the effort at All Saints church. For ...

Browsing the Arts: July 22 through July 28 - cleveland.com

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 04:17 PM PDT


cleveland.com

Browsing the Arts: July 22 through July 28
cleveland.com
155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls. 440-247-7507 or valleyartcenter.org. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Exhibits: "Annual Student & Faculty Art," Michael Steinberg's photography exhibit "Pour" and "En Plein Air Art" exhibitions ...

What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNC - Philly.com (blog)

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 12:05 PM PDT


Philly.com (blog)

What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNC
Philly.com (blog)
The red neon initials of the savings and loan society, which built the tower during the Depression and collapsed in the banking crisis of the early '90s, are still a Philadelphia landmark. - Inga Saffron ... Think of Skyspace as a descendant of the ...

Bells to ring out for heritage - Yorkshire Evening Post

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 08:48 AM PDT


Yorkshire Evening Post

Bells to ring out for heritage
Yorkshire Evening Post
The tradition of change ringing has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. Ringers control the bell with a rope, while the bell turns full circle ...

Rejoice! Pippa Middleton's engagement finally links the royals with Made in Chelsea - The Guardian

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 08:45 AM PDT


The Guardian

Rejoice! Pippa Middleton's engagement finally links the royals with Made in Chelsea
The Guardian
Let the bells peal out! As regular readers know, nothing brings more joy to Lost in Showbiz's vodka-pickled heart than a new celebrity to add to its collection, and one has come soaring in this week with the promising alacrity of the flying baby in ...

and more »

6 Gadgets to Keep Your Home Safe From Intruders - TIME

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 07:23 AM PDT


6 Gadgets to Keep Your Home Safe From Intruders
TIME
Summertime, and the living is easy — especially for burglars. While you're out of town chasing the sun, it's easier for thieves to case your house for a quick plunder. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, burglaries are around 10% more ...

and more »

Calendar Listings for the Week beginning July 21 - Freepress Online

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 07:14 AM PDT


Calendar Listings for the Week beginning July 21
Freepress Online
Same-day annual public lunch at John Street United Methodist Church in Camden served 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $12 for roast turkey and all-you-can eat salads, including macaroni, fruit, potato. Taste for .... “Changing Tacks: A Career at Sea,” 7-8:30 p.m ...

Week Ahead What's On Listings 21-07-16 - Lancashire Evening Post

Posted: 21 Jul 2016 12:05 AM PDT


Lancashire Evening Post

Week Ahead What's On Listings 21-07-16
Lancashire Evening Post
Jazz Night: with the Silver Bell Band playing all your traditional Jazz favourites. Every alternate Thu ..... Euxton Parish Church Community Centre, School Lane, Euxton, Chorley. Tel: 01257 278400 ... Tea Dance: a wonderful afternoon with live music ...

Old Limestone courthouse bell to be relocated — again - The Decatur Daily

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 10:10 PM PDT


The Decatur Daily

Old Limestone courthouse bell to be relocated — again
The Decatur Daily
The inscription reads, "Troy Bell Foundry. Jones & Company. Troy, N.Y. 1871. JERONIMO NISA/DECATUR DAILY. Old Limestone Courthouse. A black and white photograph shows construction of Limestone County's 1867 courthouse. A bell from the building ...

Mahaffey Family Camp opens Friday - Clearfield Progress

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 08:07 PM PDT


Clearfield Progress

Mahaffey Family Camp opens Friday
Clearfield Progress
MAHAFFEY — Come Friday, the bells in the historic tower on the grounds of Mahaffey Camp and Conference Center will peal, calling the faithful to the 120th edition of Mahaffey Family Camp held at the grounds north of Mahaffey along the banks of the ...

Tour de France, Catholic Style - National Catholic Register

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 03:04 PM PDT


National Catholic Register

Tour de France, Catholic Style
National Catholic Register
Limoges, best known for its enamels and porcelain, is also home to a stunning Gothic cathedral noted for its rood loft and octagonal bell tower, as well as the Chappelle Saint-Aurélien and Church of St Michel-des-Lions, which house the relics of Sts ...

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Inside the Old Goucher home of Radica Textiles founder and designer Sarah Templin. - Baltimore Magazine

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 02:54 PM PDT


Baltimore Magazine

Inside the Old Goucher home of Radica Textiles founder and designer Sarah Templin.
Baltimore Magazine
The darker wood ones were actually made out of demolished church pews that we found. IDIOSYNCRATIC ILLUMINATION: One year for ... into Paranoid, the old Black Sabbath album. But also the new Peals album—Bruce's band—that is about to come out.

News of the Weird: July 20, 2016 - Erie Reader

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 09:02 AM PDT


Erie Reader

News of the Weird: July 20, 2016
Erie Reader
More and more churches (“hundreds,” according to a June Christianity Today report) offer hesitant parishioners a “money-back guarantee” if they tithe 10 percent (or more) of their income for 90 days -- but then feel that God blesses them insufficiently ...

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Answer Man: Chimes don't ring a bell? They're new - Post-Bulletin

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 08:04 AM PDT


Post-Bulletin

Answer Man: Chimes don't ring a bell? They're new
Post-Bulletin
One of the 56 bells in Mayo's Plummer Building carilllon prior to its hoisting into the bell tower. Hopefully the man at left didn't hang onto the bell as it was hoisted. prev. next. ×. 6 remaining of 7. Welcome! We hope that you enjoy our free content ...

We're Really Glad We Don't Have These Jobs Right Now - Londonist

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 02:04 AM PDT


Londonist

We're Really Glad We Don't Have These Jobs Right Now
Londonist
Whitechapel Bell Foundry. The clever people at Whitechapel Bell Foundry have to heat the furnace up to 1,150°C to melt the tin and copper which goes into bell-making. Sweaty! See also: London Glassblowing in Bermondsey.

BOB CURTIS: Deep feeling of pride in history - Torquay Herald Express

Posted: 20 Jul 2016 12:26 AM PDT


BOB CURTIS: Deep feeling of pride in history
Torquay Herald Express
Surely if you intend moving to a new town, one of the first surveys should be residential noise like traffic, public noise or regular church bell-ringing? Some years ago I had to smile when an in-comer to Brixham, originally from the Midlands, told me ...

All Saints Church to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 19 Jul 2016 09:45 PM PDT


All Saints Church to ring bells on Wednesday in remembrance
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Since the early Middle Ages, churches have rung bells to call people to prayer, and to call a community to attention. Organizers point out the project engages both. Any interested bell ringers or other participants are welcome to join in the effort ...

Muslim Persecution of Christians: April 2016 - AINA (press release)

Posted: 19 Jul 2016 07:37 PM PDT


AINA (press release)

Muslim Persecution of Christians: April 2016
AINA (press release)
Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II (left) of the Syriac Orthodox Church requested that Sweden's government ensure the safety of Christian refugees in Sweden, by moving them out of asylum seekers' housing where Muslim residents are persecuting them. Anders ...

Keep calm and carillon - Oaklandpostonline

Posted: 19 Jul 2016 07:33 PM PDT


Oaklandpostonline

Keep calm and carillon
Oaklandpostonline
For the second summer in a row, Oakland University is bringing the community together through the use of Elliott Tower. The Carillon Concert series put on by the university gives students and community members the chance to see internationally ...

Wet and wild flumes at Inverness Aquadome are a match for big Nessie - The Sunday Post

Posted: 19 Jul 2016 05:10 PM PDT

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