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Merseybells news feed as published


Brian David Threlfall

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 09:25 AM PDT

Brian David Threlfall died on 3rd June 2016.

New CCCBR web site

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 05:25 AM PDT

New web site (work in progress) now available for evaluation.

Church fined for 4am services - AOL Money UK

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 04:32 AM PDT


AOL Money UK

Church fined for 4am services
AOL Money UK
However, after months of broken nights for locals, Iyun has finally been prosecuted at Basildon magistrates' court, where he was found guilty of breaching a noise abatement notice. ... Most commonly, it's a case of objections to church bells - but not ...

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How did 80s icons Bucks Fizz end up playing the Brexit gig? 9:43AM - Glamour.com

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 02:46 AM PDT


Glamour.com

How did 80s icons Bucks Fizz end up playing the Brexit gig? 9:43AM
Glamour.com
There comes the sound of a bell ringing and someone saying in a high-pitched Cockney accent "Last orders, please" even though it is 4.37pm on a Wednesday. The voice is clearly Nigel Farage impersonating Barbara Windsor. Cheryl speaks first. The noise ...

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Two programs show patriotism - Lexington Dispatch

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 01:11 AM PDT


Two programs show patriotism
Lexington Dispatch
The orchestra, the choir, the bell ringers and the cast of actors all were delightful. I have been to other shows and have to say that I was captivated by the entire entourage. I so want to thank the pastor and the church for inviting me to attend. As ...

BBC Music Day hears bridges 'come alive' - BBC News

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 12:43 AM PDT


BBC News

BBC Music Day hears bridges 'come alive'
BBC News
Jack Savoretti will perform on London's Tower Bridge, while the Tees Transporter Bridge, Middlesbrough will come alive with music through the day. Music Day culminates with a concert at Cornwall's ... A UK-wide bell-ringing event is also planned for 19 ...

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Bran's Visions of the Past (and Future), Samwell's Asshole Father, Benjen's Return, and More Questions From 'Game of ... - The Ringer (blog)

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 12:13 AM PDT


The Ringer (blog)

Bran's Visions of the Past (and Future), Samwell's Asshole Father, Benjen's Return, and More Questions From 'Game of ...
The Ringer (blog)
Benjen Stark, returned after five years as the character known in the books as Coldhands, is a church bell of a revelation — so big and loud that it's easy to ignore the smaller chimes in Episode 6, “Blood of My Blood.” Such as: Was everything that ...

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Beauty and history at a bargain in Prague - Alaska Dispatch News

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 09:25 PM PDT


Alaska Dispatch News

Beauty and history at a bargain in Prague
Alaska Dispatch News
Visitors to Prague can take advantage of a happy accident: a gold mine of cultural riches available at a wonderful exchange rate. Accommodations, transportation and meals are a bargain. You'll have plenty of Czech crowns, or "korunas," left over for ...

Dorset bellringing team strike the right note - Blackmore Vale Magazine

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 07:03 PM PDT


Blackmore Vale Magazine

Dorset bellringing team strike the right note
Blackmore Vale Magazine
The winning band together with Rev Justin Pottinger, vicar of the Red Post Benefice, outside Morden church. They are (left to right and Morden ringers unless noted otherwise): Rob Brenton, Debbie Phipps (Lytchett Matravers), Ben Duke (conductor), Lynne ...

Posto's Postcard: Getting 'Loud' in Museums - CKWS

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 03:25 PM PDT


Posto's Postcard: Getting 'Loud' in Museums
CKWS
It's called “Loud Day”. And that pretty much tells the story. This Saturday — a number of Kingston Museums are getting “Loud” with music makers, balloon busters, rock cutters and bell ringers. Here's Newswatch's Mike Postovit. Loud enough. That's the ...

Property of the week: Halberton property for sale - Exeter Express and Echo

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 03:14 PM PDT


Property of the week: Halberton property for sale
Exeter Express and Echo
Mrs A said: "It's lovely to lie in bed on Sunday morning with a cup of tea and listen as the church bells ring out."Moving away from the window we head into the room's en-suite bathroom which has a bath with a Mira shower over, a bidet, ... I can see a ...

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Five things to know about this year's Carillon Festival at Washington Park - The State Journal-Register

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 01:26 PM PDT


The State Journal-Register

Five things to know about this year's Carillon Festival at Washington Park
The State Journal-Register
The carillon has 67 stationary cast bronze bells that are chromatically tuned and played manually with a keyboard. The festival is presented by the Springfield Park District with the support of The Rees Carillon Society and The Carillon Belles, a group ...

The Pretty Little Liars Season 7 Trailer 100% Asks More Questions Than It Answers - Capital FM

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 06:44 AM PDT


Capital FM

The Pretty Little Liars Season 7 Trailer 100% Asks More Questions Than It Answers
Capital FM
... Aria gets a creepy text from Uber A which reads, “The bell tolls for Hanna”, and just like that… the bell starts ringing from the church across the road. It seems to be the same church that Ian Thomas (remember him!?) got all caught up in the ...
It May Be Too Late to #SaveHanna in the Newest 'Pretty Little Liars' TeaserTeenVogue.com

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GO GUIDE: See the light - The Patriot Ledger

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 05:57 AM PDT


The Patriot Ledger

GO GUIDE: See the light
The Patriot Ledger
A spring walking tour of historic Hingham Cemetery will begin at 1 p.m. at the Hingham Bell Tower, next to the Old Ship Church, 107 Main St. The 90-minute walk through the cemetery's 150-year-old arboretum will include icon interpretation, important ...

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Hartlepool bellringers chime in for BBC event - Hartlepool Mail

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 04:37 AM PDT


Hartlepool Mail

Hartlepool bellringers chime in for BBC event
Hartlepool Mail
The BBC said: “At 7pm on the day, bells from over 80 church towers across the UK will ring out simultaneously throughout our towns, cities and villages. “There will be a range of bell ringers involved on the day from diverse communities and faiths ...

Village gardens open for charity - Buckingham Advertiser

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 03:39 AM PDT


Buckingham Advertiser

Village gardens open for charity
Buckingham Advertiser
There will also be many well-loved activities,including flower displays, organists, bell ringing, craft stall, book stall, artist blacksmith, picture framing and conservation studio, bee keeping and honey, plants and wildflowers for sale, a children's ...

Listen out for the bells - Inspire Magazine

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 03:23 AM PDT


Inspire Magazine

Listen out for the bells
Inspire Magazine
"We have a very strong tradition of bell ringing in this country – there's a very particular sound to the bells, and the way they construct the peals that they ring. It's nice to think they've been doing that for four, maybe 500 years. I think it's ...

Relay luminaries to light up Mill Pond - Livingston Daily

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 03:04 AM PDT


Livingston Daily

Relay luminaries to light up Mill Pond
Livingston Daily
... luminary bag in honor of someone who has battled cancer during the first couple of hours of the event. The bags will line the Mill Pond trail and Main Street, and then a short ceremony will feature a several speeches and a bell-ringing ceremony to ...

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What Does Tommen's Alliance With the High Sparrow Mean? - POPSUGAR Australia

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 11:55 PM PDT


POPSUGAR Australia

What Does Tommen's Alliance With the High Sparrow Mean?
POPSUGAR Australia
Just when we thought we'd have to witness another bell-ringing zealot repeatedly yelling "SHAME!" behind a naked woman, Game of Thrones threw us for a loop. Though Margaery's walk of atonement seemed so unavoidable that the Lannisters and Tyrells ...

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New St. Cecilia Church bells blessed - Catholic Herald

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 10:10 PM PDT


New St. Cecilia Church bells blessed
Catholic Herald
WISCONSIN DELLS -- On May 26, St. Cecilia Parish in Wisconsin Dells proudly welcomed and blessed its new and restored bells and installed them in the newly constructed bell-tower. There were three bells — two new bells and the bell that hung in the ...

Havant unites for Queen's birthday – and to help renovate ancient church - Portsmouth News

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 10:04 PM PDT


Havant unites for Queen's birthday – and to help renovate ancient church
Portsmouth News
A street party takes place around St Faith's Church, in West Street, Havant, on Saturday, June 11. Ann Buckley, one of the organisers, said: 'The event starts at 11am with a peal of bells and finishes at 2pm. Everyone is welcome. Food and drink is ...

Juan Pablo Montoya has nowhere to go but up at Belle Isle after finishing last in Indy 500 - NBC Sports - Motorsports (blog)

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 09:32 PM PDT


NBC Sports - Motorsports (blog)

Juan Pablo Montoya has nowhere to go but up at Belle Isle after finishing last in Indy 500
NBC Sports - Motorsports (blog)
Juan Pablo Montoya was on top of the world when he won the Indianapolis 500 last year. But after this year's 500 – the 100th running of the iconic race – Montoya was lower than low. He wrecked about one-third of the way through the Greatest Spectacle ...

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Survivor of Herdsmen Massacre in Enugu Shares His Unpleasant Ordeal - Buzz Nigeria (blog)

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 07:01 PM PDT


Buzz Nigeria (blog)

Survivor of Herdsmen Massacre in Enugu Shares His Unpleasant Ordeal
Buzz Nigeria (blog)
“It was around 5.30 AM, when we heard the village bell ringing, signalling danger. We heard voices from members of the village vigilante group warning that Fulani herdsmen were around. “I was lying down when I heard the bell. I quickly stood up, wore ...

What Tommen and the High Sparrow's Alliance Means For Westeros - POPSUGAR

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 03:36 PM PDT


POPSUGAR

What Tommen and the High Sparrow's Alliance Means For Westeros
POPSUGAR
Just when we thought we'd have to witness another bell-ringing zealot repeatedly yelling "SHAME!" behind a naked woman, Game of Thrones threw us for a loop. Though Margaery's walk of atonement seemed so unavoidable that the Lannisters and Tyrells ...

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Tidbits from the past … - The Stark County News

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 12:19 PM PDT


Tidbits from the past …
The Stark County News
Peeling and dividing apples, oranges, candy bars, “all-day suckers,” etc., during the morning and afternoon recess periods, assisting little tots night and morning in putting on or removing overshoes and wraps, and scores of other jobs—all of these ...

Lou takes on Kansas City and Rob Finnerty 6-01-2016 - WEEI.com

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 10:56 AM PDT


Lou takes on Kansas City and Rob Finnerty 6-01-2016
WEEI.com
My first key word this stupid head it's. Mountains that hey those children we're here on six hit its voice my great kids don't take into it. Life is a popularity contest any to a solution you're hanging out with a popular kids right now. ... For energy ...

Holzhauer: Heritage Days a success in Gillett - Stuttgart Daily Leader

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 10:53 AM PDT


Stuttgart Daily Leader

Holzhauer: Heritage Days a success in Gillett
Stuttgart Daily Leader
The day began with a pancake breakfast provided by Grace Church. Activities ... Members of armed forces, past and present, were recognized and those who were killed in action were honored by ringing of the Gillett Wolves bell by Sons of Salt members.

Why BBC Music Day is so important - Classical-Music.com

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 09:25 AM PDT


Classical-Music.com

Why BBC Music Day is so important
Classical-Music.com
BBC Music Day, now in its second year, promises something for everyone. Performances range from a live Duran Duran concert at the Eden Project in Cornwall, to co-ordinated bell-ringing from church towers across the country. All BBC radio and television ...

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The bells, the bells - fun exhibition to help belfry - The Northern Echo (registration)

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 09:17 AM PDT


The Northern Echo (registration)

The bells, the bells - fun exhibition to help belfry
The Northern Echo (registration)
Isobel and the Verger: Head verger Len Scrafton with his bells exhibition entry as she asks: “Is a bell really necessary on my bike? ... AN exhibition on the theme of bells at Richmond parish church attracted more than 500 people and raised more than ...

Off the beaten path in southern Tuscany, Italy - The Tennessean

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 08:35 AM PDT


The Tennessean

Off the beaten path in southern Tuscany, Italy
The Tennessean
This village had much to see, including its ancient Collegiata Church and several other atmospheric and art-filled churches. A stroll through the formal Renaissance gardens — the Horti Leonini — was a romantic step back into time. Two of the town's ...

Texas Baptist Heritage Road Trip—A summer to celebrate - Baptist Standard

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 06:28 AM PDT


Baptist Standard

Texas Baptist Heritage Road Trip—A summer to celebrate
Baptist Standard
Sam Houston Find the church bell, given by Sam Houston's mother-in-law, Nancy Moffette Lea, in celebration of Sam's conversion and baptism. She sold her silverware to pay for its casting in 1856, and it hung in the tower near the church for decades.

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10 things you absolutely MUST-do in Bruges - Express.co.uk

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 05:56 AM PDT


Express.co.uk

10 things you absolutely MUST-do in Bruges
Express.co.uk
Anyone fit enough is obliged to climb the building's 366 steps to the bell tower whose carillon houses 47 melodious bells, the largest of which dates from 1680, is two metres in diameter and weighs six tonnes. Don't forget the cotton wool buds.

Historic church hosts official service for Queen's 90th birthday - Carrickfergus Times

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 03:12 AM PDT


Carrickfergus Times

Historic church hosts official service for Queen's 90th birthday
Carrickfergus Times
In attendance were the Rt Rev Ian McNie, Presbyterian Moderator; Most Rev Noel Treanor, Bishop of Down and Connor; Rt Rev Alan Abernethy, Bishop of Connor and Rev Maureen Hassard, Ballymena Methodist Church with the address by Lady Eames ...

Ringing out at Wragby for Jutland centenary - Market Rasen Mail

Posted: 01 Jun 2016 12:21 AM PDT


Market Rasen Mail

Ringing out at Wragby for Jutland centenary
Market Rasen Mail
Bells rang out at Wragby to mark the centenary of the Battle of Jutland. Photo by John ... A quarter peal was rung in All Saints Church Wragby last night (Tuesday, May 31) in memory of two local men who lost their lives at the Battle of Jutland, 100 years.

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Eat Dust: A reminder of what greed has done to Goa - Newslaundry

Posted: 31 May 2016 10:57 PM PDT


Eat Dust: A reminder of what greed has done to Goa
Newslaundry
So the Modi government is marking its two years in office and the peal of celebration bells are still audible. Big media is full of advertisements and analyses. Meanwhile Donald Trump is inching closer to Republican nomination and he is threatening to ...

FIRST PERSON: Newly-appointed Mayor of Newport Cllr David Atwell - South Wales Argus

Posted: 31 May 2016 10:35 PM PDT


South Wales Argus

FIRST PERSON: Newly-appointed Mayor of Newport Cllr David Atwell
South Wales Argus
I was also very involved in the activities of All Saints Church in Brynglas because in those days the church was very much part of your social life. There was choir practice twice a week and bell ringing on Monday, and a drama club too. This was where ...

Wild Ducks and Duckies day care owner retires after 22 years - The Union of Grass Valley

Posted: 31 May 2016 09:38 PM PDT


The Union of Grass Valley

Wild Ducks and Duckies day care owner retires after 22 years
The Union of Grass Valley
Stover will be honored with a bell-ringing ceremony and a special presentation. Stover is originally from ... “She was always willing to sit down at that teeny tiny table and in that teeny tiny chair and eat our plastic food,” Beach said. Whenever the ...

Community Calendar - Chinook Observer

Posted: 31 May 2016 07:41 PM PDT


Community Calendar
Chinook Observer
The AHAB sirens will sound the Westminster chimes for 10 seconds followed by a 15 second verbal message. The PCEMA has requested ... ILWACO — On June 11 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Families Helping Families will take place at the Pacific Bible Church at ...

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SCOT FAULKNER: Commemoration conundrum - Washington Times

Posted: 31 May 2016 05:17 PM PDT

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