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Merseybells news feed as published


Princess Royal commemorated thousands of seamen who died in Jutland Battle - Express.co.uk

Posted: 29 May 2016 05:12 AM PDT


Express.co.uk

Princess Royal commemorated thousands of seamen who died in Jutland Battle
Express.co.uk
Princess Anne and Vice-Admiral Sir Tim Laurence were joined by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and Baroness Annabel Goldie to lay wreaths at Rosyth Parish Church. They then crossed the Forth to the ... Attendees then held a minute's silence following ...
Princess Anne in Fife for Battle of Jutland commemorationsThe Courier
Hundreds mark centenary of WWI's Battle of JutlandScotsman
Hundreds mark centenary of first world war's battle of jutlandDaily Mail

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Adventurer of the Week: Foothills Trail Coalition president Buzz Grant - The News Tribune

Posted: 28 May 2016 08:11 PM PDT


The News Tribune

Adventurer of the Week: Foothills Trail Coalition president Buzz Grant
The News Tribune
Grant is the coalition's president, and on race day his job is to set up the trademark bell towers at 12 relay points along the course. Runners ring the bells as they pass and exchange running duties with a teammate. Relay teams can be as ... That is ...

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Wellington band orchestrating a sonic revolution in Europe - Stuff.co.nz

Posted: 28 May 2016 10:03 AM PDT


Stuff.co.nz

Wellington band orchestrating a sonic revolution in Europe
Stuff.co.nz
"We borrowed a set of bells from the Wellington Cathedral Campanology Society and had a great time playing them. We did one session in the middle of the night in the stairwell of the Pyramid Club, a sort of duo with the cars driving up Taranaki Street.".

St Paul's Cathedral: Dundee's rock of ages - The Courier

Posted: 28 May 2016 06:10 AM PDT


The Courier

St Paul's Cathedral: Dundee's rock of ages
The Courier
Other Dundee landmarks have come and gone, but this soaring spire has pierced the city skyline since the mid-19th Century. Caroline Lindsay praises the gothic perfection of St Paul's Cathedral, and looks at its place in the modern world. Once upon a ...

South Deerfield church to close - GazetteNET

Posted: 28 May 2016 01:03 AM PDT


GazetteNET

South Deerfield church to close
GazetteNET
Jack Cooper, a member of South Deerfield Congregational Church, pulls the rope to ring the bell. RECORDER ... SOUTH DEERFIELD — At the top of a shaky ladder, above the backlit hands of the tower clock, the ancient bell of the South Deerfield ...

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No sound of noise pollution control - Times of Malta

Posted: 28 May 2016 12:20 AM PDT


No sound of noise pollution control
Times of Malta
In summer, noise turns up the volume, with a barrage of fireworks, church bells, party music and a lot more. According to a 2015 report by the European Environment Agency, noisy areas extend to about 90 per cent of Malta, compared to 50 per cent in ...

Life at the Jersey Shore: A look inside Church of the Redeemer - Philly.com

Posted: 28 May 2016 12:07 AM PDT


Philly.com

Life at the Jersey Shore: A look inside Church of the Redeemer
Philly.com
"The bells ring two ways," Subranni is explaining. "They ring by striking, with an electric hammer. Or they will swing, and they'll ring by the clapper. When they swing, or peal, they're much louder. We don't have them pealing except for special occasions.

Claudio Ranieri: 'How I took Leicester City to the top of the Premier League' - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 27 May 2016 11:12 PM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

Claudio Ranieri: 'How I took Leicester City to the top of the Premier League'
Telegraph.co.uk
At Leicester, he focused instead on nurturing esprit de corps, ringing an imaginary bell and yelling 'dilly ding, dilly dong' whenever he needed his lads to give him more. .... He remains a devout Catholic, telling me he goes to church as often as he can.

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Overlooked Orleans: Reflecting on the sacrifices of our veterans - The Daily News Online

Posted: 27 May 2016 09:37 PM PDT


Overlooked Orleans: Reflecting on the sacrifices of our veterans
The Daily News Online
Thomas Bell, 8th N.Y. Cavalry — Developing a fondness early on in life for theater, Bell allegedly spent two years with Edwin Booth's company in Alabama before engaging in the foundry business at Albion. After the war, he introduced an article into U ...

All Saints' church renovating 'iconic' spire - Frederick News Post (subscription)

Posted: 27 May 2016 05:39 PM PDT


Frederick News Post (subscription)

All Saints' church renovating 'iconic' spire
Frederick News Post (subscription)
The steeple towering atop All Saints' Episcopal Church in Frederick is being renovated to reconstruct some deteriorating components. The bell tower on Church Street has stood for more than a century and has battled the elements along the way. The ...

Enugu massacre: Surviving Corps member narrates experience - Vanguard

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:29 PM PDT


Vanguard

Enugu massacre: Surviving Corps member narrates experience
Vanguard
“It was around 5.30AM, when we heard the village bell ringing, signalling danger. We heard ... He quickly called the Vigilante Group and they took me from that farm to Bishop Shanahan Hospital,Nsukka from where I was later rushed to this hospital in ...

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Bivouac are Back - LeftLion

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:04 PM PDT


LeftLion

Bivouac are Back
LeftLion
Formed in the early nineties, Bivouac put out a series of well-received EPs and their debut album on the independent Elemental before getting snapped up by Geffen Records. It's safe to say that things didn't go exactly to plan and the band soon split ...

Coleshill, Warks

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Clappers and c/s restoration work complete

Curry Rivel, Som

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Maintenance and restn work completed

Portsmouth Cath, Hants

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Ringing resumed

Tilehurst, Berks

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Simulator noted; Wed PN start time added (press W door bell)

It's not THE famous bells, but it's a Filipino one - Inquirer.net

Posted: 27 May 2016 10:55 AM PDT


Inquirer.net

It's not THE famous bells, but it's a Filipino one
Inquirer.net
“There are three bells, all believed to have been in the belfry tower at Balangiga, one with Company C, presently in traveling museum with Company C and the two in the memorial structure on the base in Wyoming. We have three involved parties and three ...

Real Detroit Weddings: Tom and Amy - Examiner.com

Posted: 27 May 2016 10:26 AM PDT


Examiner.com

Real Detroit Weddings: Tom and Amy
Examiner.com
He intended on asking me at the top of the old fire tower along this route, but, once we got to the top, it was really windy and I was wheezing like crazy! ... as he finally gets the ring out. "OH MY GOD! ARE YOU SERIOUS?!?" as Tom kneels down, "Dead ...

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Cyclists charity ride - from Richmond to Richmond - Darlington and Stockton Times

Posted: 27 May 2016 10:14 AM PDT


Darlington and Stockton Times

Cyclists charity ride - from Richmond to Richmond
Darlington and Stockton Times
“St Mary's is a most beautiful church and the sound of its bells an important part of the town's living heritage.” On their way home to North Yorkshire, the riders have been stopping at village churches, as well as Waltham Abbey and Lincoln Cathedral ...

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Ten gardens to open to the public in Tysoe for National Gardens Scheme - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 27 May 2016 10:03 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Ten gardens to open to the public in Tysoe for National Gardens Scheme
Cotswold Journal
As the gardens' guests peruse the perennials and browse among the borders, they will be accompanied by a peal of bells on the Sunday when St Mary's Church tower bells ring out to honour the Queen's 90th birthday. The gardens will be bursting with ...

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NV5 Global: "Bell-Ringing Buy" - Moneyshow.com (registration)

Posted: 27 May 2016 08:30 AM PDT


NV5 Global: "Bell-Ringing Buy"
Moneyshow.com (registration)
I look at a lot of factors when it comes to making a selection for a new recommendation, but I don't think I've ever seen a stock run the table like our latest pick, which literally rang every bell along the way, asserts small cap expert Tom Bishop ...

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Microsoft releases Build 14352 to Windows Insiders, and Cortana learns to DJ - Inquirer

Posted: 27 May 2016 07:49 AM PDT


Microsoft releases Build 14352 to Windows Insiders, and Cortana learns to DJ
Inquirer
MICROSOFT'S HUMAN testing zoo, the Windows Insider programme, has let loose another Fast Ring (think of it like the bigger of the two hamster wheels) build for your Pavlovian bell-ringing pleasure. The update includes some new features for Cortana, ...

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Born to Royalty, a history of the royal babies - The Australian

Posted: 27 May 2016 07:05 AM PDT


The Australian

Born to Royalty, a history of the royal babies
The Australian
It's fascinating the way television has framed the Queen's reign. It began with her 1953 coronation, an event the media-shy monarch was reluctant to have televised. In Australia, the fact we could only read about the millions who heard the bells peal ...

Church bell ringers gather for yearly conference - Premier

Posted: 27 May 2016 07:02 AM PDT


Premier

Church bell ringers gather for yearly conference
Premier
"Those of us who practise or have practised the art know how quickly community forms among the team, as together we work on timing and stamina and the complexity of the sequences. "And so for many of us who hear the sound of the church bells ringing ...

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Queen's 90th birthday service at historic Carrick church - Carrickfergus Times

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:49 AM PDT


Carrickfergus Times

Queen's 90th birthday service at historic Carrick church
Carrickfergus Times
... people attended the lighting of a beacon at Fisherman's Quay, Carrick, as MEA Borough joined in national celebrations of the royal milestone. The occasion was also celebrated with the peal of bells from a number of churches throughout the council area.

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Duxford News: - Dramatic plans; American Air Days and Open Gardens - Cambridge News

Posted: 27 May 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Duxford News: - Dramatic plans; American Air Days and Open Gardens
Cambridge News
In addition to these and other dynamic flying displays, there will be an Insitu-Boeing ScanEagle and a Bell-Boeing CV-22 Osprey on static display for the first time throughout the weekend. ... For the rare 'Fifth Sunday of the Month' the five local ...

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Why Christians Are Fleeing the Holy Lands - Forward

Posted: 27 May 2016 02:01 AM PDT


Forward

Why Christians Are Fleeing the Holy Lands
Forward
Many of them talk about how the old churches — for example, the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem — soon will be mere tourist attractions, ruins of a two-thousand-year-old vanished civilization kept ...

Historic Fife church in line for major funding boost - The Courier

Posted: 26 May 2016 10:36 PM PDT


The Courier

Historic Fife church in line for major funding boost
The Courier
The Romanesque apse is the oldest part of the church and dates from around 1150. The church has been used for worship continuously since it was first built and later significant additions to the building include the distinctive octagonal bell tower ...

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Terryl and Sandra Duffey celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 26 May 2016 09:07 PM PDT


Terryl and Sandra Duffey celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Terry and Sandy were married at St. John's Catholic Church in Loveland on June 4, 1966. They returned to ... He also enjoys woodworking and polishing stainless; helping family with business needs; building farm tables and benches, welding carts, etc ...

Using More Debt To Solve A Debt Crisis Has Failed - Spring FG Limited (registration)

Posted: 26 May 2016 07:03 PM PDT


Using More Debt To Solve A Debt Crisis Has Failed
Spring FG Limited (registration)
The bells of common sense are beginning to peal, but I dare say the bell ringers have left it a little late to sound the warning. Dr Daniel Thornton was employed by the US Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis for 33 years. In 2014, he retired from the ...

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Norman church restored after fire - Church Times

Posted: 26 May 2016 04:09 PM PDT


Norman church restored after fire
Church Times
A VILLAGE church that has served its rural community for almost a millennium has reopened two years after it was devastated by fire. The wooden tower and vestry at the Grade II* St Andrew's, Timsbury, in the Test Valley, Hampshire, were destroyed in ...

"The Pall of LaPier" - Houdini & Doyle S01E10 Review - TV.com

Posted: 26 May 2016 02:26 PM PDT


TV.com

"The Pall of LaPier" - Houdini & Doyle S01E10 Review
TV.com
There are two survivors: a priest who dozed off while cleaning the bell in the belfry tower, and a young girl who was sick. It sucked to be dealing with contagious disease in 1901, apparently, since the only protection our heroes have are white cotton ...

Far From 'Ordinary' - Huffington Post

Posted: 26 May 2016 02:16 PM PDT


Huffington Post

Far From 'Ordinary'
Huffington Post
Each season of the church, as outlined in the liturgical calendar and in the Revised Common Lectionary, provides us with a focus - we begin with Advent, the waiting period before the birth of Christ. We then celebrate Christmas from December 25 until ...

Eudora, developer take first step in property redevelopment; Baldwin City, Eudora pools to open; American Legion ... - Lawrence Journal World (blog)

Posted: 26 May 2016 12:04 PM PDT


Eudora, developer take first step in property redevelopment; Baldwin City, Eudora pools to open; American Legion ...
Lawrence Journal World (blog)
The agreement provides a road map for further negotiations between the city and developer of the 15-acre site on the city's main Church Street entrance off Kansas Highway 10. The Eudora City Commission last month agreed to enter into negotiations with ...

Sun Rise Scoops - Johnston Sun Rise

Posted: 26 May 2016 10:17 AM PDT


Sun Rise Scoops
Johnston Sun Rise
The program includes a bell ringing to honor 42 men killed in action in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. ... St. Brigid's Church, celebrating its 100th anniversary, will be holding a yard sale, rain or shine, in the church hall at 1231 Plainfield St ...

`Let's not forget our heroes': Weekend's Memorial Day Service to be held at Johnston War Memorial Park - Johnston Sun Rise

Posted: 26 May 2016 09:47 AM PDT


`Let's not forget our heroes': Weekend's Memorial Day Service to be held at Johnston War Memorial Park
Johnston Sun Rise
“Let our future honor out past. We welcome all Johnston residents, and we encourage people to bring their children.” Saturday's event ... Operation Stand Down Rhode Island, which is headquartered in Johnston at 1010 Hartford Ave., will also participate ...

When people lived 'bajo la campana' - Inquirer.net

Posted: 26 May 2016 09:24 AM PDT


Inquirer.net

When people lived 'bajo la campana'
Inquirer.net
Every Sunday I receive the grace of patience by simply enduring the lengthy and mindless sermons of priests who think nothing of their parishioners. Excellent homilies are available online, and all that is required is competent delivery, yet many fail ...

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Back To Vienna: Europe's Early Seattle - KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest

Posted: 26 May 2016 09:00 AM PDT


KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest

Back To Vienna: Europe's Early Seattle
KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest
Today, the bells at St. Stephen's are perhaps the loudest and most noticeable music in Vienna, pealing out over the rooftops from the center of town. But Vienna's classical music scene remains rich. The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra has been playing ...

Forgotten tradition to be celebrated this weekend in Cirencester - Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Posted: 26 May 2016 08:52 AM PDT


Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Forgotten tradition to be celebrated this weekend in Cirencester
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
The earliest reference to bells in Cirencester church dates back to 1238 and the oldest bell currently in the tower, the 3rd, was installed in 1713. The newest, and largest, is the Tenor and was restored and recast in 1984. “The clock was created by ...

Otley bellringers celebrate cup win - Wharfedale Observer

Posted: 26 May 2016 07:17 AM PDT

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