Bell Ringing at St Mary's Church
Have you noticed that the bells don't get
rung as often as they used. Now only for special occasions and with the help of
friends from other bell ringing groups in the area.
Well, quite simply, there are not enough
Practice nights used to be held regularly
on a Wednesday evening and now only occasionally. This is not just the
opportunity to ring the bells, and try new changes, but to enjoy the company of
other people with a similar interest.
The bells, of course, are in excellent
condition, having been re-furbished in 1998, ready to be rung in the Millennium
Age is no barrier to bell ringing; you do
not have to be physically strong, a great mathematician or very musical.
Enthusiasm for the idea of ringing out a tradition is all that is required,
apart from, of course, giving Adrienne
Wood (Tower Captain) a call (tel: 01206
826411) to let her know you are