Southwell and Nottingham Diocesan Guild
Babworth, Nottinghamshire
All Saints
Wednesday, 6 December 2017 in 2 hrs 33 mins (7–1–4)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(being: 1-2. 1440 Spliced - York & Durham (arr. CCPW); 3-4. 1440 Spliced - Beverley & Surfleet (Don F Morrison, No. 4900a); 5-6. 1440 Spliced - London & Wells (arr. CCPW); 7. Cambridge; each called differently, containing 720 changes of each method in the spliced.)
1 Jane A Aked
2 Philip R Wild
3 J Stuart Brown
4 Colin Aked
5 John P Ottaway
6 Christopher C P Woodcock (C)
Rung on the 50th anniversary of John Ottaway ring his first peal (6th Dec 1967), being Plain Bob Major at Hunslet, Leeds, ringing the 5th, for the Leeds University Society.
Rung as a forthcoming birthday compliment (8th Dec) to Stuart Brown to celebrate his 70th birthday.
Rung on the 40th anniversary of the passing of Phil’s father - James Norman Wild.
With the bands thanks and gratitude to Mr Peter Swinscoe, Churchwarden at Babworth, for allowing us the use of the bells throughout the year for peal attempts and for his warm welcome and hospitality each time.
100th peal together: 4 & 6.