Miscellany‎ > ‎news feed 4‎ > ‎

Merseybells news feed as published

posted 27 Nov 2017, 17:11 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 27 Nov 2017, 17:11 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


This RSS feed URL is deprecated

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 09:46 AM PST

This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

Bell ringers in our region urged to sign up to war centenary commemoration - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 08:14 AM PST


Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Bell ringers in our region urged to sign up to war centenary commemoration
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
To mark the end of World War One on November 1918 a Gorleston man has launched an appeal to get church bell ringers in our region to ring their bells to mark the centenary anniversary of the armistice. Bruno Peek is encouraging churches and bell ...

Ap-pealing for new ringers at superbly restored Mirfield bells - Dewsbury Reporter

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 04:15 AM PST


Dewsbury Reporter

Ap-pealing for new ringers at superbly restored Mirfield bells
Dewsbury Reporter
In 2016 the bells at St Mary's Church, Church Lane, Mirfield, were extensively renovated and all rehung, with the front six bells recast and the back four retuned, an £89,000 project which included the melting down of six of the huge instruments to ...

and more »

Ap-pealing for new ringers at superbly restored Mirfield bells - Pontefract and Castleford Express

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 04:15 AM PST


Ap-pealing for new ringers at superbly restored Mirfield bells
Pontefract and Castleford Express
“We now have one of the finest peals of ten church bells in the country, visitors come from far and wide to enjoy ringing them, but unfortunately we are faced with a serious shortage of bell ringers of our own. “The hope is that the peal will benefit ...

Ringing out the church bells in Drayton and Wymondham - Network Norwich

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 04:09 AM PST


Ringing out the church bells in Drayton and Wymondham
Network Norwich
Not content with my achievement in ringing rounds and call changes (step two in ones learning programme) my tower captain is constantly pressuring me to progress further. This brings me on to why I am writing this article. The “tunes” or methods have ...

Awards for bell-ringing Scouts - Bury Free Press - Bury Free Press

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 03:27 AM PST


Bury Free Press

Awards for bell-ringing Scouts - Bury Free Press
Bury Free Press
Five members of the Horringer Scots received awards last weekend after passing the first stage of a bell-ringing course.

and more »

Awards for bell-ringing Scouts - Bury Free Press

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 03:27 AM PST


Bury Free Press

Awards for bell-ringing Scouts
Bury Free Press
Five members of the Horringer Scots received awards last weekend after passing the first stage of a bell-ringing course. Charlie Everitt, Samuel ... It included a visit to the cathedral's Norman Tower as well as hands-on training. The awards ceremony ...

and more »

Bells to ring out for local war hero - News Guardian

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 03:00 AM PST


News Guardian

Bells to ring out for local war hero
News Guardian
To recognise their sacrifice it is the intention of the ringers' association to ring a commemorative quarter peal at the tower where the fallen rang, on the day that they fell. In the Tynemouth Parish Church Monthly Magazine it recorded: “On the Sunday ...

Royal peal - Henley Standard

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 01:40 AM PST


Royal peal
Henley Standard
IF you were in Henley on Monday evening and heard the bells of St Mary's Church being rung and wondered why, then I can tell you. It was to mark the platinum wedding anniversary of Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh.

Kane Hall bells fulfill dream of UW alum - Dailyuw

Posted: 27 Nov 2017 12:13 AM PST


Dailyuw

Kane Hall bells fulfill dream of UW alum
Dailyuw
In the early summer of 2008, Peek's first donation of bells went to Gerberding Hall on Red Square. This set of eight bells is located inside a traditional bell tower and are rung by “change ringing,” in which a trained team of ringers ring the bells in ...

The Real Post Game Show - Playoff look ahead; Brady and Belichick take the podium - WEEI.com

Posted: 26 Nov 2017 04:51 PM PST


The Real Post Game Show - Playoff look ahead; Brady and Belichick take the podium
WEEI.com
At a couple never. If you wanted to chime in the patriots have where they fit right now seven wins in a row. ... And the patriots surprisingly because as you kept on pointing out threat they're just wasting out the clock they just want in this thing ...

and more »

Stalybridge, Stayley, Gr Man

Posted: 26 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

Postcode amended

Look Back ... to chimes for a fort chapel, 1942 - Anniston Star

Posted: 26 Nov 2017 07:23 AM PST


Look Back ... to chimes for a fort chapel, 1942
Anniston Star
26, 1942, in The Star: For the first time in the history of Fort McClellan the sweet peal of church bells floated out over the labyrinth of huts and tents this past Sunday. The ecclesiastical music marked the dedication of the first church chimes to be ...

Pembroke bell ringers' Air Ambulance support, to the tune of £200 - Western Telegraph

Posted: 26 Nov 2017 06:16 AM PST


Western Telegraph

Pembroke bell ringers' Air Ambulance support, to the tune of £200
Western Telegraph
0 comments. PEMBROKE bell ringers have boosted air ambulance funds to the tune of £200. Last summer St Mary's Church Handbell Ringers performed on a regular basis outside the town hall in Pembroke. Local shoppers and holidaymakers enjoyed these ...

Merther Church dates back almost seven centuries and has been reclaimed by nature after being abandoned 100 ... - Cornwall Live

Posted: 26 Nov 2017 04:02 AM PST


Cornwall Live

Merther Church dates back almost seven centuries and has been reclaimed by nature after being abandoned 100 ...
Cornwall Live
Two of the bells, the font, a Jacobean pulpit and a statue of St Anthony were removed from Merther Church and rehomed in the new parish church. With no graveyard at the Holy Trinity Church at that time, Merther Church had only one use left and became a ...

Music awards for five scouts in Horringer for taking up bell ringing - East Anglian Daily Times

Posted: 25 Nov 2017 10:41 PM PST


East Anglian Daily Times

Music awards for five scouts in Horringer for taking up bell ringing
East Anglian Daily Times
They were Rowan Wilson, head of training and north west ringing master, and Jed Flatters, who is a trainer, and who both designed the course. The boys visited St Edmundsbury Cathedral`s Norman Tower to learn the rudiments of bell ringing and “hands on” ...

and more »

Loss doesn't define AU's senior class - Ashland Times Gazette

Posted: 25 Nov 2017 07:59 PM PST


Ashland Times Gazette

Loss doesn't define AU's senior class
Ashland Times Gazette
“They have been here four years and it's only been twice they have walked off the field without ringing the victory bell. And those were both postseason games. Some day we'll have a better perspective of what this group did and the games they've won.

and more »

What To Do: Goodbye Black Friday, hello Christmas season - The Unionville Times

Posted: 25 Nov 2017 06:12 AM PST


The Unionville Times

What To Do: Goodbye Black Friday, hello Christmas season
The Unionville Times
The tsunami known as the Christmas holiday season is ready to tear through the area with never-ending sales, a barrage of holiday songs emanating from everywhere, incessant bellringers and a huge array of traditional holiday events and activities. One ...

and more »

Christmas music among Cobourg's Mary McCandless favourites - northumberlandnews.com

Posted: 25 Nov 2017 04:30 AM PST


northumberlandnews.com

Christmas music among Cobourg's Mary McCandless favourites
northumberlandnews.com
... for more information. This is McCandless third time performing at Celebrate the Season and she said she is thrilled to work with the Port Hope United Church music director Jason Jestadt again. ... 8 concert are: acclaimed Canadian singer-songwriter ...

Community Columns: Lafourche - Apalachicola Times

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 01:29 PM PST


Community Columns: Lafourche
Apalachicola Times
8, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Pilgrimage will include Motor Coach travel from St. Louis Church to tour the Abbey Church, Refectory, Seminary, Campus, Cemetery and Abbey woodworks. Pilgrims will bring picnic lunch, snacks and drinks. If time allows ... 9 ...

Blind BBC reporter visits Christchurch to make earthquake recovery doco - Stuff.co.nz

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 11:40 AM PST


Stuff.co.nz

Blind BBC reporter visits Christchurch to make earthquake recovery doco
Stuff.co.nz
It was then I discovered that almost every house in Christchurch has a story to tell about the earthquake in 2011, which has left its permanent mark on the city. The biggest impact, of course, was the 185 deaths and the many injuries it caused. But it ...

and more »

Community Columns: Lafourche - News - Daily Comet - Thibodaux, LA - Daily Comet

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 11:32 AM PST


Community Columns: Lafourche - News - Daily Comet - Thibodaux, LA
Daily Comet
BAYOU BLUE St. Louis Church: St. Joseph Abbey Seminary Pilgrimage will be Friday, Dec. 8, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Pilgrimage will include Motor Coach travel ...

and more »

Centuries-Old Church Bells Silenced After Single Noise Complaint - Breitbart News

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 09:02 AM PST


Breitbart News

Centuries-Old Church Bells Silenced After Single Noise Complaint
Breitbart News
The bells of St Peter's in Sandwich, Kent, South East England, have chimed every 15 minutes since the eighteenth century, but Dover District Council has served a nighttime 'noise abatement' order against the church, reports the BBC. The order, usually ...
UK church ordered to stop ringing its bells at night following noise complaints from neighborThe Christian Times

all 3 news articles »

Kilkenny Christmas Tree Festival is launched - Kilkenny People

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 07:27 AM PST


Kilkenny People

Kilkenny Christmas Tree Festival is launched
Kilkenny People
This year an international group of bellringers (Campanologists) on Sunday 10th December will ring a full peal consisting of over 5,000 changes around the 8 bells. The bells will ring out across the city over three hours and will be under the welcoming ...

and more »

More than 90 free holiday things to do in Nashville between Thanksgiving and New Years - The Tennessean

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 06:00 AM PST


The Tennessean

More than 90 free holiday things to do in Nashville between Thanksgiving and New Years
The Tennessean
First Baptist Church's "Keyboards at Christmas" is at 6 p.m. with six grand pianos, 528 keys and 24 hands. Plus the Sanctuary Choir and some of the church's most talented instrumentalists will join in for some "grand" .... Join Belmont School of Music ...

Nailsworth Noël returns for family festivities tonight - Stroud News and Journal

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 04:48 AM PST


Stroud News and Journal

Nailsworth Noël returns for family festivities tonight
Stroud News and Journal
“We'll have lots of bands all around the town, children's choirs and adult choirs, bell ringers and rock bands,” said Caroline. “Santa is back again, and this year we will also have a children's Christmas fancy dress parade which starts the evening at ...

UK church ordered to stop ringing its bells at night following noise complaints from neighbor - The Christian Times

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 04:45 AM PST


The Christian Times

UK church ordered to stop ringing its bells at night following noise complaints from neighbor
The Christian Times
A historic church in England has been told to stop ringing its bells at night after officials received a noise complaint from a neighbor who was reportedly unable to sleep because of the loud chiming. According to Daily Mail, the bells at St. Peters ...

and more »

PHOTOS: American Guild of Change Ringers meet in Hingham - Wicked Local Hingham

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 04:16 AM PST


Wicked Local Hingham

PHOTOS: American Guild of Change Ringers meet in Hingham
Wicked Local Hingham
Margaret Pan, Ricky Morse, and Josh Burson, all of Boston, ring the bells at the bell tower at Memorial Bell Tower during a North American Guild of Change Ringers meeting on Saturday, Nov. 18. They hold area meetings every few months and there were ...

Housing committee is told of council house shortage in Ilkley - Ilkley Gazette

Posted: 24 Nov 2017 02:04 AM PST


Ilkley Gazette

Housing committee is told of council house shortage in Ilkley
Ilkley Gazette
... it is the intention of the Guiseley bell-ringers to place a tablet in the ringing-chamber at the Parish Church to perpetuate the memory of the late Sir M. W. Thompson, who was a most generous friend to the ringers, and at whose death a muffled peal ...

ON THIS DAY: November 24 - The Press, York

Posted: 23 Nov 2017 11:01 PM PST


The Press, York

ON THIS DAY: November 24
The Press, York
A medieval bell foundry had been found underneath the central tower of the York Minster. So far, only the stoke hole and flue of the furnace had been uncovered, just underneath a medieval burial place. The foundry believed to be built in the 13th ...

and more »

Northallerton Christmas Tree Festival goes from strength to strength - Darlington and Stockton Times

Posted: 23 Nov 2017 09:01 PM PST


Darlington and Stockton Times

Northallerton Christmas Tree Festival goes from strength to strength
Darlington and Stockton Times
Those taking part this year include Northallerton Bellringers, 2nd Northallerton Brownies, Guide Dogs Dales and District Group, the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton and the Northallerton Musical Theatre Group. Music will be provided by the renowned ...

and more »

Holiday Events Guide 2018 - Martinsville Bulletin

Posted: 23 Nov 2017 05:44 PM PST


Martinsville Bulletin

Holiday Events Guide 2018
Martinsville Bulletin
'The Heart of Christmas'. Stone Memorial Christian Church's choir, drama team and Carillon Bell Ringers will present the dramatic choral presentation “The Heart of Christmas” at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. Roanoke Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Holiday ...

and more »

Richard's Picks: Best Hotels in the World, Fall 2017 - HuffPost

Posted: 23 Nov 2017 11:46 AM PST


HuffPost

Richard's Picks: Best Hotels in the World, Fall 2017
HuffPost
And, then there is the Wisdom of the Crowd bell curve. .... The library is strewn with random paperback books, a pulp pleasure paradise; there is a working cuckoo clock in the bar, across from the tree-stub furniture; there a porch swing near the check ...

Roade, Northants

Posted: 21 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

PN info added

Little Cornard, Suffolk

Posted: 21 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

Restoration / augmentation work has started

Pattishall, Northants

Posted: 19 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

Mon PN info added (19:40 - 21:00)

York, S Wilfrid, N Yorks

Posted: 19 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

URL added

Worcester Cath, Worcs

Posted: 18 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

New 2# being added

Bishop Wilton, ER Yorks

Posted: 16 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

Tuning description added

Hatch Beauchamp, Som

Posted: 16 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

Tenor note (& ring key) amended from A; nominal Bb-25c

Brinkworth, Wilts

Posted: 14 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

Restoration work completed; confirmed as being rung again

Alverdiscott, Devon

Posted: 11 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

GF added; tuning description added

Liverpool, Municipal Building, Mers

Posted: 11 Nov 2017 04:00 PM PST

No ringing after 12/11/2017; building then closed

Eric Naylor

Posted: 03 Feb 2017 06:55 AM PST

Eric Naylor died on 27 January 2017.
You are subscribed to email updates from Ringing news.
To stop receiving these emails, you may unsubscribe now.
Email delivery powered by Google
Google, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States
Comments