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posted 28 Dec 2017, 16:08 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 28 Dec 2017, 16:08 ]

Merseybells news feed as published


ART Awards - last chance to enter!

Posted: 28 Dec 2017 06:15 AM PST

The ART Awards, from the Association of Ringing Teachers, recognise people and groups who are leading best practice and innovation in the teaching and development of ringing and ART’s ’Learning the Ropes’ achievers. These awards are open to all ringing groups – not just those associated with ART – and will be awarded at the 2018 ART Conference in Royston on the 3rd March. The awards event is open to everyone at no charge and details will be advertised in the New Year. Applications should be made before the 31st December 2017 – details at www.ringingteachers.org/recognition/awards

Link to BBC Radio Kent interview now available!

Posted: 28 Dec 2017 05:21 AM PST

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05q40m2

Photo: interviewer Jo Burn to left with Caroline Levy-Cooper Back right and Church warden/responsible in front

Iconic <b>bells</b> to fall silent for six months

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 10:56 PM PST

It will help people find out about the rich history of bell-ringing in Norwich, where change ringing was first pioneered over 300 years ago. They'll creating a state of the art training centre for the Eastern counties to train new and existing ringers and take ringing out to schools and other organisations and ...

Iconic bells to fall silent for six months

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 10:56 PM PST

It will help people find out about the rich history of bell-ringing in Norwich, where change ringing was first pioneered over 300 years ago. They'll creating a state of the art training centre for the Eastern counties to train new and existing ringers and take ringing out to schools and other organisations and ...

Pacete: Rizal in his days | SunStar

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 10:22 PM PST

A successful journey bringing millions of pesos for the Spanish community was greeted with joyous peals of church bells and days of merrymaking. Thus preoccupied, colonial officials left the local economy underdeveloped for over 200 years. Enriching themselves were the friars, Spanish government ...

Teddies take to the skies

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 10:00 PM PST

The bellringers of St Oswald's Parish Church, Oswestry organised the Teddy zipwire challenge to encourage families to get out into the fresh air and to raise funds for the bell tower. The owners of the toys, from whether teddies or dolls or dinosaurs, climbed the 100 plus steps up the tower onto its roof for ...

Local arts &amp; entertainment news Dec. 28-Jan. 3

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 09:02 PM PST

Ring in the New Year with friends and fellow Salisburians and celebrate the beginning of 2018 as a community at Salisburyís historic Bell Tower, 107 S. Jackson St. ... Harrell is a World War II veteran who is active in church and community and was recently inducted into the Order of the Long Leaf Pine.

California company has pot license, workers still arrested

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

Warren Stanley, the acting commissioner of the California Highway Patrol, talks with reporters after a bell ringing ceremonies held for CHP Officer Andrew Camilleri Sr., at the CHP academy Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, in West Sacramento, Calif. Officer Camilleri Sr was killed when the patrol vehicle he ...

Burghill, Herefs

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

"temporarily suspended" >> "not permitted"

Church Gresley, Derbys

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

"temporarily suspended" >> "not permitted"

Heather, Leics

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

"temporarily suspended" >> "not permitted"

Ipswich, S Mary Quay, Suffolk

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

"temporarily suspended" >> "not permitted"

North Frodingham, ER Yorks

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

"temporarily suspended" >> "not permitted"

Sheffield, Beighton, S Yorks

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

Indication of toilet facility added

Sithney, Cornwall

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

Other ch wk implies bells will continue unavailable > 6 mths

Sunderland, HT, Tyne+Wear

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

"temporarily suspended" >> "not permitted"

Thorncombe, Dorset

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

Flag set: pNBR founder of bell 6 not= Dalton text(p706)

Wighton, Norfolk

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

"temporarily suspended" >> "not permitted"

Classical music listings

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 03:26 PM PST

Cathedral Choir School and Golden Gate Boys Choir and Bellringers. “Epiphany Lessons and Carols.” 4 p.m. Sun., Jan. 7. St. Mary's Cathedral, 1111 Gough St., S.F. (415) 567-2020. Christoph Tietze Organ. Works by Widor. 4 p.m. Sun., Dec. 31. Free. St. Mary's Cathedral, 1111 Gough St., S.F. (415) ...

How Times Square Became the Home of New Year&#39;s Eve

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 03:03 PM PST

To provide a visual cue to ships in port, the first time balls were erected in Portsmouth, England, in 1829, and at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, ... In those two years, organizers harkened back to the old Trinity Church tradition with the ringing of bells from sound trucks parked in Times Square.

A somber Christmas in Bethlehem

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 01:33 PM PST

In northern Syria's Raqqa, once a city of 220,000 people, few Christians — once 1 per cent of the population — have returned to camp out in ... It is not Mosul if the churches' bells do not ring along with the call for prayers from mosques, and trees are decorated at every home, regardless of religious ...

Myth Trivia: A look at New Year&#39;s Traditions from around the world

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 09:48 AM PST

In ancient Thailand, guns were fired to frighten away the demons, but in China, firecrackers routed the forces of darkness. The early American colonies employed the sound of pistol shots. Today, Italians let their church bells peal, the Swiss beat drums and North Americans sound sirens and party horns ...

Special feature – Pocklington Thursday Club

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 08:07 AM PST

St George's Church in Ypres is an Anglican church built in the 1920s as a memorial to the 500,000 British and Commonwealth troop who fell in the nearby battlefield. But the church never got its intended bells, until now when a recent appeal funded an initiative to hang new bells in the tower to ...

Metro East Calendar: Dec. 27-Jan. 2

Posted: 27 Dec 2017 04:11 AM PST

Taize Prayer Service: Taize prayer will be held at St. John's Episcopal Church, Quarrier Street and Leon Sullivan Way, Charleston, at 10 p.m., immediately after Good Night. This is a quiet, ... At midnight, everyone will gather at the altar for family prayer and ringing of the church bells. The church is ...

Repairs planned for an Indiana city architectural landmark

Posted: 26 Dec 2017 02:52 AM PST

The skylight focuses natural light on the limestone cross at the front of the sanctuary and is considered a signature feature of the church that also has a 166-foot-tall free-standing bell tower. Church leaders say leaks have damaged the church's organ pipes and ceiling. Organizers expect they'll need at ...
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