Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 24 August 2017 in 2hrs 56m (15–0–4 in F)
5040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3m)
(1680 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire; 42 changes of method; all the work)
Composed by M Maughan
1 Ian W Avery
2 Pauline McKenzie
3 Rebecca J Harrison
4 Jill M Hansford
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Roger King
8 Michael C Hansford
9 Richard Harrison
10 Michael E C Mears (C)
First Spliced S Royal: 3.
Birthday compliment to Ian Fielding (poor boy was most upset in the morning when he lost a peal he had fixed up to celebrate the event-bottom lip was quivering, so Jenny had to comfort him)