Performances report

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Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John Bapt
Friday, 4 January 2008 in 2h 39 (11)
5088 Malmesbury Surprise Major
Composed by J W Washbrook
1 David A Horne
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Kevin S Maughan
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Peter J Williamson
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
Rung for the Golden Wedding Anniversary of Meriol and John Penn of Gosforth. 1st in method for all and the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 5049.0139

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 13 January 2008 in 45m (21cwt)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Amy Cousins
2 Jeremy Housden
3 Clare Le Marie
4 Melanie Newman
5 Imogen Ogilvie
6 Clive Moon (C)
7 Ruth Kemsley
8 Andy Hayden
For Evensong. First of Yorkshire, 3. First of treble bob, 1. Congratulations to Amy on her progress, first lesson 08/01/07.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gosforth, Tyne & Wear
All Saints
Sunday, 13 January 2008 in 42m (7cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Yvonne Cairns
2 Barbara Davies
3 Ron Warford (C)
4 Vic Spong
5 Geoff Mole
6 Nick Glover
To celebrate the Golden Wedding Anniversary on 4th January 2008 of Meriol & John Penn.
1st Quarter = 6

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gateshead, Tyne & Wear
Beechmount, The Plantation
Sunday, 13 January 2008 in 2h 37 (15)
5056 Spliced Surprise Major
(8 methods. 832 Rutland, 768 Pudsey, 640 Superlative, 576 each Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, London, 512 Yorkshire. 122 changes of method.)
Composed by Donald F Morrison (No3)
1–2 Kristopher King
3–4 Matthew J L Durham (C)
5–6 G Jessica Durham
7–8 Duncan G Walker
Most spliced in hand for all and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 5053.0243

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Stable House, Low Warden, Hexham, Northumberland
Monday, 14 January 2008
1728 Spliced (5m: cynrs)
1–2 Anne Parkin
3–4 Jessica Durham
5–6 Matthew Durham (C)
7–8 Neville Parkin

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Embleton, Northumberland
Holy Trinity
Monday, 14 January 2008 in 43m (11–1–0)
1260 3 Methods Doubles
Methods: Stedman, Grandsire, Plain Bob.
1 Sue Hanson
2 David Barraclough
3 Ron Hanson
4 Neil Cavill
5 Mark Philipson (C)
6 Rita Cavill
Belated Golden Wedding compliment to Frank & Ruth Fauchon for 11th January. 1st quarter in more than 1 method: 4.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Stable House, Low Warden, Hexham, Northumberland
Tuesday, 15 January 2008
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Anne Parkin
3–4 Jean Snook
5–6 Neville Parkin (C)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 16 January 2008 in 3h 4 (17)
5040 Lincolnshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P Border
1 Kevin J McManus
2 Jean Snook
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Ian Tilling
7 Kevin S Maughan
8 Stephen B Bell
9 David A Horne
10 David Hird (C)
1st Lincolnshire Royal - 2. A golden wedding complement to Ruth & Frank Fauchon of Embleton.
Ringing World page reference: 5051.0189

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
North Shields, Tyne & Wear
Christ Church
Saturday, 19 January 2008 (16)
1280 London Surprise Royal
1 Jean Snook
2 Kris King (C)
3 Judith Moreton
4 Christine Richardson
5 Phillip Ladd
6 Kevin Maughan
7 Jessica Durham
8 Steve Croxall
9 Graeme Booth
10 Matthew Durham
For D&N 10/12 Bell QP Weekend.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower
Saturday, 19 January 2008 in 47m (10–0–26)
1344 Plain Bob Major
1 Barbara M Wheeler
2 Richard Major
3 Julie Bell
4 Barbara Davies
5 Frances Major
6 Colin Wheeler
7 Mark Philipson
8 Stephen B Bell (C)
Rung to coincide with the thanksgiving service for the life of W Stewart Gibson, Tower Captain at Morpeth 1970-1978. The band included two who rang with Stewart at Morpeth (3 & 8), two former (1 & 6) and present (2) Captains.
Circled the Tower 2.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 20 January 2008 in 50m (21)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Jean Snook
2 Clive Moon
3 Clare Le Marie
4 Ron Warford
5 John Snook
6 Kris King (C)
7 Kevin Mcmanus
8 Jim Crowther
9 Andy Haydon
10 Mike Le Marie
1st on ten: 10
For D&N 10/12 Bell QP Weekend

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham Cathedral, Durham
Sunday, 20 January 2008 in 50m (28)
1296 Plain Bob Caters
1 Stephen Croxall
2 Matthew Durham (C)
3 Elizabeth Tilling
4 Sarah Chadburn
5 Paul Smith
6 Christopher Crabtree
7 Brian Spurling
8 Philip Ladd
9 Robert Criddle
10 Christopher Cooper
Rung for the 10/12 Quarter Peal Bell Weekend and for Evensong.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham, County Durham
St Oswald
Monday, 21 January 2008 in 43m (12 cwt)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Richard Turner
2 Stephen Croxall (C)
3 Sarah Chadburn
4 Joanna Franklin
5 Brian Spurling
6 Christopher Crabtree
7 Alexander Pym
8 Kristopher King
First in method: 3 and 6.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Allendale, Northumberland
St Cuthbert
Tuesday, 22 January 2008 in 45m (10–0–9)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Mike Le Marie
2 John Snook
3 Jeremy Housden
4 Clare Le Marie
5 Pat Sewell
6 David Horne
7 Ruth Kemsley
8 Clive Moon (C)
First quarter of Yorkshire, 2.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St George Jesmond
Wednesday, 23 January 2008 in 3h 2 (18cwt)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Yvonne Cairns
3 Christopher M Richardson
4 Richard M Grainger
5 Barbara Davies
6 David A Horne
7 David Hird
8 Ronald R Warford (C)
600th peal for the Association = 3; Rung as a 30th birthday compliment to Andrew Cairns, son of Yvonne.
Ringing World page reference: 5052.0215

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne & Wear
St Michael and A A (Sim)
Thursday, 24 January 2008 in 47m (12 cwt)
1250 Glasgow Surprise Major
1 Judith Moreton
2 Kristopher King
3 Stephen Croxall (C)
4 Alexander Pym
5 Robert Criddle
6 David Leese
7 Ellen Dew
8 Joanna Franklin
First in method: 5 and 6.
Circled tower: 8.
Birthday compliments to Kate Nye for today.
First boy sandwich for a long time: 2.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John Bapt
Friday, 1 February 2008 in 2h 40 (11)
5040 Surprise Minor
7 extents. 1 each Primrose, London, Wells, Norwich, Beverley, Surfleet, Cambridge.
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Barbara Davies
3 Matthew J L Durham
4 Christopher M Richardson
5 Peter J Williamson
6 David Hird (C)
Rung after meeting short due to 1 ringer being snowed in. Thanks to Ian Tilling for standing down.
Ringing World page reference: 5053.0241

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Consett, County Durham
Christ Church
Tuesday, 5 February 2008 in 42m (16 cwt)
1282 Spliced Surprise Major (2m)
642 Yorkshire; 640 Cambridge, 7 com, atw.
1 Richard Turner
2 Stephen Croxall (C)
3 Judith Moreton
4 Sarah Chadburn
5 Robert Criddle
6 Paul Smith
7 Brian Spurling
8 Kristopher King
21st birthday compliments to Paul for tomorrow.
200th quarter: 2.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 8 February 2008 in 2h 40 (9)
5040 Minor
4 methods. 2 extents Kent TB, St Clements, Cambridge S, 1 Plain Bob
1 Geoffrey Mole
2 Michael Hewitt
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Maughan
5 Graeme M B Booth
6 David Hird (C)
1st peal - 2. Thanks to Graeme for standing in at short notice.
Ringing World page reference: 5054.0265

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & wear
St Stephen's Tower
Saturday, 9 February 2008 in 3h 20 (28)
5056 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1 Stephen B Bell
2 Barbara Davies
3 Richard M Grainger
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Howard E J Smith
7 David Hird (C)
8 Ronald R Warford
700th peal together - 7&8. Rung on Newcastle Cathedral Guild Dinner Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5054.0265

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower
Saturday, 9 February 2008 in 45m (10–0–26)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Barbara M Wheeler
2 Frances Major
3 Richard Major
4 Gill Wheeler
5 Colin Wheeler
6 Denis Crowe (C)
To celebrate the birth on 5th February of Harry Thomas Walker, son of Phil and Tanya Walker (Nee Wheeler), brother for Dylan.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Brancepeth, Durham
St Brandon
Saturday, 9 February 2008 in 2h 56 (14)
5184 Spliced Surprise Major (5m)
1152 Pudsey and Superlative; 960 Cambridge, Yorkshire and Lincolnshire; 149 com.
Composed by D F Morrison (No.75)
1 Judith R Moreton
2 Joanna C Franklin
3 Robert V Criddle
4 Richard Bimson
5 Paul Smith
6 Kristopher King (C)
7 Christine Richardson
8 David A Leese
First Spliced: 2
Most Spliced: 3 & 5
21st Birthday compliment to Paul.
1st Birthday compliment to Theo Kendrick.
10th Birthday compliment to The Angel of the North!
Ringing World page reference: 5057.0337

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gosforth, Tyne & Wear
All Saints
Sunday, 10 February 2008 in 48m (22 cwt)
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Barbara Wheeler
2 Yvonne Cairns
3 Barbara Davies
4 Geoff Mole
5 Karen Dickinson
6 Richard Grainger
7 Ron Warford (C)
8 David Hird
Rung to celebrate the birth, on this day, of Aaran Lamont, a son for Gemma & Sean, great-nephew for 2.
1st Quarter in the method = 2 & 4.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Tuesday, 12 February 2008 in 51m (6–2–2)
1500 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Mary Wilson
2 Clive Moon
3 Clare Le Marie (C)
4 Pat Sewell
5 Ruth Kemsley
6 Mike Le Marie
First quarter peal, 1.
With best wishes from all the Hexham ringers to Imogen Ogilvie, at the end of the first week of her 4 month stay in Bolivia.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St George Jesmond
Wednesday, 13 February 2008 in 2h 56 (18cwt)
5088 Yes Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1 Ian Tilling
2 Kevin S Maughan
3 Barbara Davies
4 Richard M Grainger
5 David A Horne
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Ronald R Warford (C)
8 David Hird
First peal in the method for all & the Association
Ringing World page reference: 5055.0289

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ponteland, Northumberland
St Mary
Sunday, 17 February 2008 in 36m (7)
1269 Plain Bob Minor
1 Stephen B Bell
2 Helen Mayfield
3 Elizabeth A Evans
4 Kevin J McManus
5 David Hird
6 Graeme M B Booth (C)
1st inside - 2. Rung to the memory of Hubert Evans, Grandfather of Liz.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whickham, Tyne & Wear
St Mary
Wednesday, 20 February 2008 in 2h 36 (7)
5058 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1 Kevin S Maughan
2 Barbara Davies
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Geoffrey Mole
5 Paul Smith
6 Richard M Grainger
7 Kevin J McManus
8 David Hird (C)
1st in method - 4. Rung in memory of Hamish who died on Feb 14th.
Ringing World page reference: 5056.0314

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne & Wear
St Michael and A A (Sim)
Saturday, 23 February 2008 in 47m (12cwt)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (6m)
C, Y, N, S, P, R
1 Ellen Dew
2 Jean Woodward
3 Stephen Croxall (C)
4 Joanna Franklin
5 Judith Moreton
6 Adrian Rowland
7 Keith Hayton
8 Robert Criddle

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Saturday, 23 February 2008 (21cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Amy Cousins
2 Jeremy Housden
3 Niki Springford
4 Herbert Bradbury
5 Anne E Davies
6 Gill Hallett
7 Ruth Kemsley (C)
8 John Snook
To celebrate the wedding of Jonathan Hill and Joy Raban-Williams

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 24 February 2008 in 44m (21cwt)
1280 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Amy Cousins
2 Gill Hallett
3 Melanie Newman
4 John Hallett
5 Ruth Kemsley
6 David Horne
7 Jeremy Housden
8 Clive Moon (C)
For Evensong

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne & Wear
St Michael and A A (Sim)
Tuesday, 26 February 2008 in 45m (12 cwt)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
(Cambridge, Superlative, Bristol, London)
1 Richard Turner
2 Sarah Chadburn
3 Alexander Pym
4 Stephen Croxall (C)
5 Joanna Franklin
6 Judith Moreton
7 Robert Criddle
8 Kristopher King
First in these methods: 2.
Circled the tower three times to quarters: 7.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Stable House, Low Warden, Hexham, Northumberland
Wednesday, 27 February 2008
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Anne Parkin
3–4 Jean Snook
5–6 Neville Parkin (C)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 27 February 2008 in 3h 10 (17)
5088 London Surprise Major
Composed by H E Bulwer
1 Barbara Davies
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Richard M Grainger
4 Kevin J McManus
5 David A Horne
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Stephen B Bell
8 David Hird (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5057.0337

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew, Roker
Saturday, 1 March 2008 in 3h 13 (23)
5082 Bristol Surprise Royal
Composed by David G Hull (No6)
1 Barbara Davies
2 Wendy Winter
3 G Jessica Durham
4 Christine Richardson
5 Matthew J L Durham (C)
6 Kevin J McManus
7 Stephen A Croxall
8 Kristopher King
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David V Craggs
First blows in method: 6
Ringing World page reference: 5063.0521

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Stable House, Low Warden, Hexham, Northumberland
Sunday, 2 March 2008
1344 Superlative Surprise Major
1–2 Anne Parkin
3–4 Jessica Durham
5–6 Matthew Durham (C)
7–8 Neville Parkin

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Friday, 7 March 2008 in 2h 43 (11cwt)
5056 Broughton Surprise Major
Composed by J Clatworthy
1 Karen Dickinson
2 David A Horne
3 Barbara Davies
4 Kevin S Maughan
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Stephen B Bell
7 Ronald R Warford (C)
8 David Hird
First peal in the method for all and the Association
Ringing World page reference: 5058.0361

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Tuesday, 11 March 2008 in 45m (21)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
C,Y,R
1 Pat Sewell
2 Jean Snook
3 Clare Le Marie
4 Anne Davies
5 Gill Hallet
6 Ruth Kemsley
7 Andy Haydon
8 Kris King (C)
First Spliced: 3
Most Spliced: 2
In memory of The Right Reverend Kevin Dunn, Bishop of Hexham and Newcastle whose funeral took place today.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
St John the Baptist
Thursday, 13 March 2008 in 41m
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Helen R Mayfield
2 Simon Roberts
3 Peter K D Dawson (C)
4 Elizabeth A Evans
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Kevin J McManus
First treble bob - 1
With best wishes to Jon Young and Sarah Eastburn getting married on Saturday in Nottingham.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Frosterley, County Durham
The Black Bull Ring
Tuesday, 18 March 2008 in 37m (10lbs)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Duncan Davis
2 Stephen Croxall (C)
3 Robert Criddle
4 Judith Moreton
5 Brian Spurling
6 Duncan Walker
7–8 Kristopher King

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Frosterley, County Durham
The Black Bull Ring
Tuesday, 18 March 2008 in 32m (10lbs)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Kristopher King
2 Stephen Croxall
3 Brian Spurling
4 Judith Moreton
5 Robert Criddle
6 Duncan Walker (C)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 23 March 2008 in 48m (21cwt)
1296 Plain Bob Caters
1 Amy Cousins
2 Jean Snook
3 Stephy McGrath
4 Gill Hallett
5 Clive Moon (C)
6 Anne E Davies
7 Melanie Newman
8 Jeremy Housden
9 Andy Hayden
10 John Snook
For Evensong on Easter Day, and to celebrate the baptism of Ellie-Anne and Remy Crosby, niece and nephew of 5 and 6, at St Paul's, Daybrook, Nottingham, on this day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St George, Jesmond
Wednesday, 26 March 2008 in 3h 4 (18)
5056 Uxbridge Surprise Major
Composed by A M Barber
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Alan M Barber
3 Barbara Davies
4 Richard M Grainger
5 Stephen B Bell
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
For Helen Richardson's 18th birthday!
Ringing World page reference: 5060.0415

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Brancepeth, Durham
St Brandon
Wednesday, 26 March 2008 in 47m (14)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Olga Walker
2 Kevin Maughan
3 Sandy Jackson
4 Gillian King
5 Janet Jackson
6 Paul Smith
7 Brian Spurling
8 Kris King (C)
First on 8: 1
50th birthday compliment to Janet for tomorrow.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower
Saturday, 29 March 2008 in 42m (10–0–26)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Barbara Wheeler
2 Julie Bell
3 Richard Major
4 Stephen B Bell
5 Christopher Teasdale
6 Ronald Warford (C)
Rung during the Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering marking the 40th anniversary of the First Gathering.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral Church of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 2 April 2008 in 43m (8cwt)
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Kevin Mcmanus
2 Richard M Grainger
3 Barbara Davies
4 Kevin Maughan
5 Christopher Richardson
6 Ron Warford (C)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Friday, 11 April 2008 in 2h 53 (11–0–5)
5184 Fotheringhay Surprise Major
Composed by A M Barber
1 Karen P Maughan
2 Peter J Williamson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Dickinson
5 David A Horne
6 Alan M Barber (C)
7 Ronald R Warford
8 Andrew J Cairns
A Golden Wedding compliment to Ben and Sheila Crowdy who were married in this church on 12 April 1958.
Ringing World page reference: 5062.0497

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Roker, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew
Sunday, 13 April 2008 in 3h 9 (22)
5039 Grandsire Caters
Composed by Edgar C Shepherd
1 Jean Snook
2 E Alyson Kerr
3 Christine Richardson
4 Duncan G Walker
5 Barbara Davies
6 J Neville Parkin
7 Kristopher King (C)
8 Christopher M Richardson
9 Kevin J McManus
10 Stephen B Bell
To welcome back the 9th clapper!
400th Peal: 7
A Golden Wedding compliment to Ben and Sheila Crowdy.
Ringing World page reference: 5063.0521

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ryton, Tyne & Wear
Holy Cross
Thursday, 17 April 2008 in 46m (13)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Amy Cousins
2 John Snook
3 Jean Snook
4 Pat Sewell
5 Karen Dickinson
6 Neville Parkin
7 Kris King (C)
8 Ron Warford
1st in method: 2

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 20 April 2008 in 42m (6)
1280 Doubles
Grandsire & Plain Bob
1 Vivien Grainger
2 Kris King (C)
3 Gillian King
4 Judith Moreton
5 Andreas Schrocksnadel
6 Caroline Mulley
1st QP: 1
Rung as an 80th birthday compliment to Joseph Bates - Churchwarden Emeritus of this church.
Enid Softley would like to be associated with this performance.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
North Shields, Tyne & Wear
Christ Church
Wednesday, 23 April 2008 in 3h 5 (16)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by C.U.G.
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Alan M Barber
3 Kevin S Maughan
4 Barbara Davies
5 Kevin J McManus
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 David A Horne
8 Matthew J L Durham
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David Hird (C)
Rung on St George's day and also to mark the 40th anniversary of the conductor first being taught to ring.
Ringing World page reference: 5064.0545

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 25 April 2008 in 3h 5 (17cwt)
5152 Zauner Delight Major
Composed by Alan M Barber
1 Kevin J McManus
2 Barbara Davies
3 Alan M Barber
4 E Alyson Kerr
5 Matthew J L Durham
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Ronald R Warford (C)
8 David Hird
Especially arranged to celebrate the marriage of Kevin Maughan to Estelle Zauner on Saturday 26th April, at Jesmond Dene House.
First peal in the Method
34 x 34.18 x 12 x 1236 x 12 x 1458 x 1256 x 78 lh 12
Ringing World page reference: 5064.0545

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Houghton le Spring, Tyne & Wear
St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 26 April 2008 in 2h 55 (12)
5024 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by A C D Mayes
1 Richard M Grainger
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Kevin J McManus
4 Barbara Davies
5 David A Horne
6 Graeme M B Booth
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
Rung for the marriage, this day, of Kevin Maughan & Estelle Zauner.
Ringing World page reference: 5064.0545

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Thursday, 1 May 2008 in 48m (21cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Amy Cousins
2 Pat Sewell
3 Clare Le Marie
4 Andy Hayden
5 Neville Parkin
6 Jeremy Housden
7 Clive Moon (C)
8 Mike Le Marie
For Ascension Day service.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Friday, 2 May 2008 in 2h 38 (11cwt)
5024 Versailles Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1 Stephen B Bell
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Kevin S Maughan
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Alan M Barber
7 Ronald R Warford (C)
8 David Hird
Ringing World page reference: 5065.0570

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 7 May 2008 in 3h 2 (17)
5002 Rutland Surprise Royal
Composed by J R Ketteringham
1 Christopher M Richardson
2 Richard M Grainger
3 Barbara Davies
4 Alan M Barber
5 Kevin J McManus
6 Karen Dickinson
7 Howard E J Smith
8 Stephen B Bell
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David Hird (C)
1st peal of Rutland Royal - 5. Rung for the forthcoming 70th birthday of Iris Anderson of Newcastle Cathedral Guild.
Ringing World page reference: 5066.0593

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Cathedral of SS Peter and Wilfrid
Saturday, 10 May 2008 in 3h 18 (23)
5040 Spliced Surprise Maximus
(4 methods: 1344 Bristol, 1296 Cambridge, Superlative, 1104 Barford. 38 com, atw)
Composed by D G Hull, arr. M Durham
1 E Alyson Kerr
2 David A Town
3 Matthew J L Durham (C)
4 Christine Richardson
5 Martin S Davies
6 G Jessica Durham
7 Duncan G Walker
8 Ronald R Warford
9 Jennifer A Town
10 David V Craggs
11 Kristopher King
12 Ian G Campbell
First spliced maximus: 4, 5, 11.
Ringing World page reference: 5068.0649

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Brancepeth, County Durham
St Brandon
Saturday, 10 May 2008 in 3h (14–1–13)
5088 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by J S Warboys
1 Brian Spurling
2 Christine Richardson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Alan M Barber (C)
6 Richard M Grainger
7 Jeremy Housden
8 Ian G Campbell
Ringing World page reference: 5066.0593

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 11 May 2008 in 38m (9)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Helen Mayfield
2 Christine Richardson (C)
3 Judith Moreton
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Paul Smith
6 Simon Roberts
Rung prior to the final service of Revd. Ray Burr, retiring today.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 11 May 2008 in 40m (9)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Sally Walker
2 Judith Moreton
3 Tom Redgate
4 Paul Smith
5 Brian Spurling
6 Jessica Durham
7 Duncan Walker (C)
8 Matthew Durham
Rung as a farewell to Revd. Ray Burr after his final service at St Hilda's.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 16 May 2008 in 2h 52 (17–1–00)
5024 Billy Mill Surprise Major
Composed by D W Beard
1 Ian Tilling
2 Alan M Barber (C)
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Kevin S Maughan
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Stephen B Bell
8 Ronald R Warford
First peal in the method.
x 36 x 4 x 5 x 236 x 4 x 3 x 4 x 5 lh F
Ringing World page reference: 5067.0621

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower
Saturday, 17 May 2008 in 2h 53 (10–0–26)
5152 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Colin C Monson
1 Julie Bell
2 Ruth M Marshall
3 Jonathan E Martin
4 Clive R Moon
5 Barbara Davies
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Stephen B Bell (C)
8 R Mark Philipson
First Major, 8. To mark the start of Cllr. Irene Brumwell’s term of office as the last Mayor of Castle Morpeth. Rung by a band of Castle Morpeth residents (1, 5 & 7) or past members of the local band. Engagement Compliment to Alice Trapnell and Jonathan Martin. Also, Birthday Compliment to Tricia Best.
Ringing World page reference: 5068.0649

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 18 May 2008 in 2h 46 (9)
5120 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
1760 Cambridge, Yorkshire, 1600 Lincolnshire. 79 changes of method, all the work.
Composed by John S Warboys
1 Gillian King
2 Jean Snook
3 Barbara Davies
4 Christine Richardson
5 G Jessica Durham
6 Howard E J Smith
7 Kristopher King (C)
8 Matthew J L Durham
First spliced: 2.
Rung as a farewell to the Revd. Ray Burr who retired as vicar of this Parish last Sunday.
Ringing World page reference: 5072.0745

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gosforth, Tyne & Wear
All Saints
Sunday, 18 May 2008 in 42m (9 cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Barbara Davies
2 Ros Markham
3 Geoff Mole
4 John Markham
5 Ron Warford (C)
6 Stuart Henderson
For Trinity Sunday. First Quarter Peal = 6.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Friday, 30 May 2008 in 3h 8 (21cwt)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by Alan M Barber
1 Jean Snook
2 Kevin J McManus
3 Alan M Barber
4 Barbara Davies
5 Karen Dickinson
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Ian Tilling
8 Peter J Williamson
9 Ronald R Warford (C)
10 David Hird
A birthday compliment to David Hird & Chris Richardson
Ringing World page reference: 5069.0673

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Lanchester, Durham
All Saints
Saturday, 31 May 2008 in 43m (9)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
Tenor covering.
1 Gillian King
2 Janet Jackson
3 Billy Crozier
4 Sandy Jackson
5 Alex Pym
6 Kris King (C)
7 Pete Wyatt
Rung before the service to mark the 25th Anniversary of The Revd Canon Peter Waterhouse being installed as Vicar of this Parish.
Rung missing the 6th out due to bearing problems, Olga Walker standing down.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Rothbury, Northumberland
All Saints
Saturday, 7 June 2008 in 46m (13cwt)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Deborah Bearder
2 Ros Markham
3 Barbara Davies
4 John Markham
5 Mark Philipson
6 Andrew Beckwith
7 Clive Moon
8 Ron Warford (C)
Rung immediately before the wedding, at this church, of Keith Younger and Rachael Mason, with the bands best wishes to the bride and groom and to the bridegroom's mum, Pat Wylam, who arranged the ringing.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 11 June 2008 in 3h 10 (17)
5040 London No. 3 Surprise Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1 Kevin S Maughan
2 Alan M Barber
3 Barbara Davies
4 Richard M Grainger
5 Kevin J McManus
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 David A Horne
8 Stephen B Bell
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David Hird (C)
1st London Royal - 5.
Ringing World page reference: 5071.0721

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Friday, 13 June 2008 in 2h 58 (21cwt)
5007 Stedman Caters
Composed by Andrew S Hudson
1 J Neville Parkin
2 Jean Snook
3 Jeremy Housden
4 Matthew J L Durham
5 Barbara Davies
6 Karen Dickinson
7 Stephen B Bell (C)
8 Stephen A Croxall
9 Andrew S Hayden
10 Ronald R Warford
Rung with best wishes to Bill Hibbert on being awarded a PhD.
Ringing World page reference: 5074.0793

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ryton, Tyne & Wear
Holy Cross
Saturday, 14 June 2008 in 46m (13)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
C Y N
1 Kelly Schrocksnadel
2 Ellen Dew
3 Sally Walker
4 Liz Evans
5 Chris Crabtree
6 Judith Moreton
7 Kris King (C)
8 Kevin Mcmanus
Rung to mark the start of the Church Restoration Fayre.
30th Birthday Compliment to Kelly for Wednesday!

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sedgefield, County Durham
St Edmund
Thursday, 19 June 2008 in 42m (9–1–2)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Richard Turner
2 Kathryn Nye
3 Judith Moreton
4 Adrian Rowland
5 Robert Criddle (C)
6 Sam Jones
First quarter peal at first attempt: 6
A 21st birthday compliment to Judith.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Shincliffe, Durham
St Mary
Friday, 20 June 2008 in 1h 57 (4)
5040 Doubles (5m)
42 extents (8 each: Reverse Canterbury, St Simon's, St Martin's. 6 Grandsire. 12 Plain Bob).
1 Robert V Criddle
2 Kristopher King (C)
3 Ellen P Dew
4 Judith R Moreton
5 Stephen A Croxall
6 David A Leese
A 21st birthday compliment to Judith.
A graduation peal for Judith and David.
Ringing World page reference: 5072.0745

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Friday, 20 June 2008 in 2h 40 (11–0–5)
5184 Allesley Surprise Major
Composed by A M Barber
1 Ian Tilling
2 Kevin J McManus
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Alan M Barber (C)
7 Peter J Williamson
8 David Hird
300th peal:4.
Ringing World page reference: 5072.0745

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hartlepool, County Durham
St Oswald
Sunday, 22 June 2008 in 43m (21 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Richard Turner
2 Michael Leese
3 Alexander Pym
4 Thomas Redgate
5 Christopher Leese
6 Robert Criddle
7 Stephen Croxall (C)
8 Brian Spurling
To celebrate the end of the DUSCR year.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
St John the Baptist
Thursday, 26 June 2008 in 42m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Graeme M B Booth
2 Holly Webster
3 Kevin J McManus
4 Richard M Grainger
5 Elizabeth A Evans (C)
6 David Hird
Holly's first inside
To congratulate the conductor on gaining her BA (Hons) Modern Languages.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 27 June 2008 in 2h 57 (17cwt)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by Johnson's variation of Middleton
1 Kevin S Maughan
2 Michael Hewitt
3 Barbara Davies
4 Alan M Barber
5 Karen Dickinson
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 David A Horne
8 Ronald R Warford (C)
First peal of Surprise Major = 2; Circled the tower to peals = 1.
Ringing World page reference: 5073.0769

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whickham, Tyne & Wear
St Mary
Wednesday, 2 July 2008 in 2h 33 (6–3–16)
5184 Machynlleth Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Alan M Barber (C)
3 Barbara Davies
4 Richard M Grainger
5 Kevin S Maughan
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird
Completes the Surprise Major Alphabet:4.
Ringing World page reference: 5074.0793

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Ignatius
Wednesday, 2 July 2008 (13)
1250 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
CSBL
1 Christine Richardson
2 Judith Moreton
3 Sarah Chadburn
4 Rob Criddle
5 Luke Smith
6 Duncan Walker
7 Brian Spurling
8 Kris King (C)
Rung before the licensing of the new Rector of this Parish.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral Church of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 9 July 2008 in 3h 15 (17)
5024 Grafham Surprise Major
Composed by J S Warboys
1 Gordon Rothwell
2 J Neville Parkin
3 Alan M Barber (C)
4 Barbara Davies
5 Stephen B Bell
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 David A Horne
8 Luke T W Smith
A Graduation Compliment to Luke Smith.
Ringing World page reference: 5075.0817

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 13 July 2008 in 42m (9)
1250 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Kris King (C)
2 Kelly Schrocksnadel
3 Gillian King
4 Brian Spurling
5 Sally Walker
6 Luke Smith
7 Duncan Walker
8 Andreas Schrocksnadel
Rung to welcome Ethan Lewis Kendrick - a second grandchild/nephew for Gillian/Kris.
After Evensong for Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Heworth, Tyne & Wear
St Mary
Sunday, 13 July 2008 in 34m (6)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Sally Walker
2 Sandy Jackson
3 Brian Spurling
4 Andreas Schrocksnadel
5 Luke Smith
6 Duncan Walker (C)
After morning service for Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham, Durham
Cathedral
Sunday, 13 July 2008 in 45m (28)
1296 Plain Bob Caters
1 Rachael Houchin
2 Kris King
3 Julie Winkless
4 Richard Bimson
5 Keith Hayton
6 Brian Spurling
7 Edward Cheeseman
8 Chris Rudd
9 Luke Smith (C)
10 Paul Smith
First on ten: 1
First Caters: 3
Before Evensong for Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whickham, Tyne & Wear
St Mary
Monday, 14 July 2008 in 40m (6)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Andreas Schrocksnadel
2 Brian Spurling
3 Billy Crozier
4 Janet Jackson
5 Paul Smith
6 Keith Fairley
7 Luke Smith (C)
8 Sandy Jackson
First triples: 3
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne & Wear
St Michael and A A (Sim)
Monday, 14 July 2008 in 44m (12)
1280 Kent Treble Bob Major
1 Billy Crozier
2 Brian Spurling
3 Nicki Springford
4 Janet Jackson
5 Luke Smith
6 Sandy Jackson
7 Paul Smith
8 Kris King (C)
First TB - 1
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham, Durham
St Oswald
Monday, 14 July 2008 in 43m (12)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Fleur Coppock
2 Jean Woodward
3 Kris King
4 Keith Hayton
5 Tom Redgate
6 Chris Crabtree
7 Chris Enzor (C)
8 Kelvin Appleby
Rung to mark Kelvin's 30th year as tower captain.
On Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
Roker
Tuesday, 15 July 2008 in 40m (6)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Gillian King
3 Janet Stockton
4 Sandy Jackson
5 Luke Smith
6 Christine Richardson (C)
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Shincliffe, Durham
St Mary
Tuesday, 15 July 2008 in 39m (4)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Jean Woodward
2 Keith Hayton (C)
3 Rachael Houchin
4 Tom Redgate
5 Brian Spurling
6 Phil Goulding
First inside: 3
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Consett, Durham
Christ Church
Tuesday, 15 July 2008 in 44m (16)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
678/768 covering
1 Elizabeth Basham
2 Nicki Springford
3 Billy Crozier
4 Paul Smith (C)
5 Kris King
6 Ann Bowan
7 Michael Horsley
8 Craig Davies
First QP:7
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Frosterley, Durham
The Black Bull Ring
Wednesday, 16 July 2008 in 38m (10lb 11oz in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
78 covering (99% of the time!!)
1 Paul Smith
2 Judith Moreton
3–4 Kris King
5 Chris Enzor
6 Luke Smith (C)
7–8 Brian Spurling
First on a miniring: 1,5&6
First double handed: 7-8
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham, Durham
St Nicholas
Wednesday, 16 July 2008 in 43m (10)
1320 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Paul Smith
2 Chris Enzor
3 Kris King
4 Christine Richardson
5 Luke Smith
6 Matthew Durham (C)
To welcome back the 4th clapper after it took flight during Sunday's attempt!
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Brancepeth, Durham
St Brandon
Wednesday, 16 July 2008 in 44m (14)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Judith Moreton
2 Catrin Littlejohn
3 Izabelle Bimson
4 Chris Crabtree
5 James Morgan
6 Tom Redgate
7 Richard Bimson (C)
8 Brian Spurling
First on 8: 5
First inside on 8: 2
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Easington, Durham
St Mary
Thursday, 17 July 2008 in 40m (8)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Jean Woodward
2 Chris Crabtree
3 Keith Hayton
4 Tom Redgate
5 Craig Davies
6 Brian Spurling
7 Judith Moreton
8 Luke Smith (C)
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Blaydon, Tyne & Wear
St Cuthbert
Thursday, 17 July 2008 in 38m (6)
1260 St Clements CB Minor
1 Kris King
2 Janet Jackson
3 Norman Johnson
4 Gillian King
5 Brian Spurling
6 Luke Smith (C)
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Blackhill, Durham
St Mary
Thursday, 17 July 2008 in 49m (15)
1280 Kent Treble Bob Major
1 Judith Moreton
2 Nicki Springford
3 Kris King (C)
4 Craig Davies
5 Norman Johnson
6 Paul Smith
7 Chris Crabtree
8 Luke Smith
First TB Major: 4
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Benfieldside, Durham
St Cuthbert
Thursday, 17 July 2008 in 42m (12)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Elizabeth Thompson
2 Sonia Thompson
3 Nicki Springford
4 Tamsin Harrison
5 Kris King (C)
6 Pete Wyatt
First QP:1
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Winlaton, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 18 July 2008 in 40m (8)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Nicki Springford
2 Kelly Schrocksnadel
3 Norman Johnson
4 Judith Moreton
5 Luke Smith
6 Kris King (C)
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Tanfield, Durham
St Margaret
Friday, 18 July 2008 in 43m (12)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Sarah Cockburn
2 Nora Campbell
3 Judith Moreton
4 Andrew Wallace
5 Duncan Walker
6 Sally Walker
7 Kris King (C)
8 Tony Carter
First on 8: 1&2
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Lanchester, County Durham
All Saints
Friday, 18 July 2008 in 40m (9)
1274 Plain Bob Triples
1 Rachel Allison
2 Janet Jackson
3 Brian Spurling
4 Billy Crozier
5 Sandy Jackson
6 Richard Noble
7 Luke Smith (C)
8 Peter Wyatt
First on 8: 1, 8
The first quarter on all eight bells.
A farewell to Richard Noble, leaving for Sheffield.
For Central District QP week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Willington, Durham
St Stephen
Saturday, 19 July 2008 in 42m (12)
1260 Doubles (4m)
PB, Grandsire, St Martin, St Simon.
1 Kris King (C)
2 Abby Antrobus
3 Chris Crabtree
4 Judith Moreton
5 Brian Spurling
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Ignatius
Saturday, 19 July 2008 in 42m (13)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Judith Moreton
2 Chris Crabtree
3 Sandy Jackson
4 David Cox
5 Duncan Walker (C)
6 Luke Smith
7 Kris King
8 Eric Chater
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
Holy Tinity
Saturday, 19 July 2008 (13)
0 LB Major
1 Sally Walker
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Sandy Jackson
4 Keith Hayton
5 David Cox
6 Richard Grainger
7 Luke Smith
8 Duncan Walker (C)
Not rung due to key failure!!!
The only loss during Central District QP week 2008 (again)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ryton, Tyne & Wear
Holy Cross
Saturday, 19 July 2008 in 41m (13)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Rachel Houchin
2 Judith Moreton
3 Norman Johnson
4 Brian Spurling
5 Richard Grainger
6 Chris Crabtree
7 Andreas Schrocksnadel
8 Luke Smith (C)
First on 8:1
For Central District QP week - the last one :-)
With thanks to Kris for his efforts this week.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Blackhill, Durham
St Mary
Saturday, 19 July 2008 in 42m (15)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Norman Johnson (C)
2 Sandy Jackson (C)
3 Sonia Thompson (C)
4 Chris Crabtree (C)
5 Luke Smith (C)
6 Kris King (C)
For Central District QP week

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower
Monday, 21 July 2008 in 42m (10–0–26)
1320 St Simon's Bob Doubles
1 Richard Major
2 Gwen Dickson
3 Jullie Bell
4 Christopher Teasdale
5 Stephen B Bell (C)
6 Rob Best
Rung during the visit of the Northumbria in Bloom judges.
First Quarter Peal 6. First inside 2. First in method for all.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Low Warden, Northumberland
Stable House
Wednesday, 23 July 2008 in 47m (15 in C)
1440 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1–2 Anne Parkin
3–4 Kris King
5–6 Jessica Durham
7–8 Matthew Durham (C)
9–10 Neville Parkin

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Houghton, Tyne & Wear
St Michael and A A
Thursday, 24 July 2008 in 43m (12)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4)
LBFG
1 Ron Warford
2 Barbara Davies
3 Jessica Durham
4 Judith Moreton
5 Christine Richardson
6 Kevin Maughan
7 Kris King
8 Matthew Durham (C)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 25 July 2008 in 2h 58 (18)
5088 Folklore Surprise Major
Composed by R Bailey
1 Michael Hewitt
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Alan M Barber
5 Kevin S Maughan
6 David A Horne
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
1st in method for all & the Association. 21st birthday compliment to Catherine Richardson.
Ringing World page reference: 5077.0865

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Caer Caradoc, Shropshire
Sunday, 27 July 2008 in 28m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Pat Sewell
3–4 Ruth Kemsley
5–6 Kris King (C)
Rung on top of the hill at 7.30pm as part of the Hexham Trip.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Shincliffe, Durham
St Mary
Tuesday, 5 August 2008 in 45m (4)
1440 Surprise Minor (2m)
London & Durham
1 Tom Redgate
2 Jean Woodward
3 Keith Hayton
4 Alex Pym
5 Brian Spurling
6 Kris King (C)
Rung to celebrate the marriage of Ann Woodward (daughter of 2) and Andy Bruce on 26th July.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
5 Churchburn Drive
Tuesday, 5 August 2008 in 39m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Christopher Teasdale
3–4 Frances Major
5–6 Richard Major (C)
First in hand: 1-2.
125th quarter peal: 5-6.
Birthday compliments to Joe Manning for Monday and to Chris' dad for Sunday. Also, best wishes to Chris' dad on his retirement.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham, Durham
35 Edge Court
Tuesday, 5 August 2008 in 44m (12 in G)
1344 Bristol Surprise Major
1–2 Jessica Durham
3–4 Matthew Durham (C)
5–6 Kris King
7–8 Duncan Walker
1st in method: 5-6 & 7-8

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 8 August 2008 in 2h 55 (18)
5184 Belfast Surprise Major
Composed by R Baldwin
1 Ian Tilling
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Kevin S Maughan
5 Alan M Barber
6 Stephen B Bell
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
1st Belfast - 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5079.0913

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Staindrop, County Durham
St Mary
Saturday, 9 August 2008 in 3h 10 (15)
5152 Staindrop Surprise Major
Composed by A M Barber
1 Christopher M Richardson
2 Barbara Davies
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Christine Richardson
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Alan M Barber (C)
7 Kevin S Maughan
8 Ronald R Warford
250th peal:5.
Birthday compliments to Catherine Richardson (21), Kevin Maughan (50) and Ken Arthur (92).
Ringing World page reference: 5079.0913

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 10 August 2008 in 3h 2 (21cwt)
5024 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by J. W. Parker
1 Patricia J Sewell
2 J Neville Parkin
3 Anne E Davies
4 Alyson Kerr
5 Stephen B Bell
6 Denis Crowe
7 Clive R Moon (C)
8 Jeremy Housden
Rung to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the consecration of the Hexham Abbey nave, following the special service, repeating the peal of Double Norwich rung for the consecration on 8th August 1908, and using the same composition.
Ringing World page reference: 5079.0913

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sheffield, Ranmoor, South Yorkshire
St John the Evangelist
Monday, 11 August 2008 in 2h 58 (16 cwt)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by Matthew J L Durham
1 Matthew J L Durham
2 Robert V Criddle
3 Scott Wheaver
4 Duncan G Walker
5 Judith R Moreton
6 Peter W McCoy
7 Michael Chester
8 Luke T W Smith
9 Kristopher King
10 Stephen A Croxall (C)
First in method: 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5144.1189

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 13 August 2008 in 3h 5 (17)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Barbara Davies
2 Richard M Grainger
3 Alan M Barber
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Ian Tilling
6 Eric N Harrison
7 Kevin S Maughan
8 David Hird (C)
Rung after meeting short for Royal, Ron kindly standing down.
Ringing World page reference: 5080.0941

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Friday, 15 August 2008 in 2h 36 (9)
5030 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by A G Reading
1 Gillian King
2 Judith R Moreton
3 Christine Richardson
4 Paul Smith
5 Matthew J L Durham (C)
6 Kristopher King
7 Duncan G Walker
8 Luke T W Smith
A 30th Birthday treat for Kris - rung to start the big birthday weekend.
Rung to celebrate the birth of Ethen Lewis Kendrick a second grandson/nephew for Gillian/Kris.
1st Wedding Anniversary compliment to Mr & Mrs Durham.
Congratulations to Helen Richardson on her exam results.
Ringing World page reference: 5081.0965

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ponteland, Northumberland
St Mary
Saturday, 16 August 2008 in 2h 40 (6)
5040 Doubles
6 methods, 7 extents each of Winchendon Place, St. Nicholas', Reverse Canturbury, St. Martin's, St. Simon's and Plain Bob.
1 Beth Clark
2 Stephen B Bell
3 Alan M Barber
4 Richard M Grainger
5 Karen Dickinson (C)
6 Julie Bell
For 60th birthday of Lynn Clark, mother of Beth and sister of Karen. First peal:1. First as conductor and 300th for the Association:5
Ringing World page reference: 5080.0941

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gosforth, Tyne & Wear
All Saints
Sunday, 17 August 2008 in 43m (8cwt)
1272 Kent Treble Bob Minor
1 Barbara Wheeler
2 Yvonne Cairns
3 Barbara Davies
4 Victor Spong
5 John Markham
6 Ron Warford (C)
Rung to celebrate the arrival of our new curate Alan Maxwell

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Tuesday, 19 August 2008 in 47m (21)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (5)
C,Y,N,R,S
1 Imogen Ogilvie
2 Jean Snook
3 Clare Le Marie
4 Anne Davies
5 Pat Sewell
6 Judith Moreton
7 Kris King (C)
8 Clive Moon
Most spliced: 2&3

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
North Shields, Tyne & Wear
Christ Church
Wednesday, 20 August 2008 in 3h 5 (16)
5040 Bristol Surprise Royal
Composed by R B Smith
1 Richard M Grainger
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Alan M Barber
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 David A Horne
8 Luke T W Smith
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David Hird (C)
1st Bristol Royal - 2,6,7. 100th peal - 8.
Ringing World page reference: 5081.0965

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Frosterley, Durham
The Black Bull Ring
Saturday, 23 August 2008 in 34m (10lbs)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Andreas Schrocksnadel
3 Luke Smith
4 Kris King (C)
5 Judith Moreton
6 Kelly Schrocksnadel

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Allendale, Northumberland
St Cuthbert
Saturday, 23 August 2008 in 2h 44 (10–0–9)
5024 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by J.W.Parker
1 Patricia J Sewell
2 Anne E Davies
3 Jeremy Housden
4 Alison J Wannop
5 Ruth Kemsley
6 E Alyson Kerr
7 Christine Richardson
8 Clive R Moon (C)
First in method: 4 & 5. Rung to wish Jeremy Housden a happy 50th birthday on 27/08/08.
Ringing World page reference: 5081.0965

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Embleton, Northumberland
Holy Trinity
Thursday, 28 August 2008 in 44m (11–1–0)
1320 London Surprise Minor
1 Colin Sim
2 Sue Hanson
3 Barry R M Johnson
4 Deborah Bearder
5 Ron Hanson
6 Mark Philipson (C)
1st in the method: 2,4,5; 1st in the method as Conductor. 50th quarter for the Association: 6.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Friday, 29 August 2008 in 3h 6 (21–1–16)
5040 Braunstone Surprise Royal
1 Ian Tilling
2 Barbara Davies
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Peter J Williamson
5 Alan M Barber (C)
6 David A Horne
7 J Neville Parkin
8 Howard E J Smith
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David Hird
Ringing World page reference: 5082.0990

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Allendale, Northumberland
St Cuthbert
Friday, 29 August 2008
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 John Snook
2 Clare Le Marie
3 Mike Le Marie
4 Sue Pacey
5 Pat Sewell
6 Ruth Kemsley
7 Clive Moon (C)
8 David Pacey
First in method, 3. Visitors from Melbourne, Australia, 4 & 8.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gosforth, Tyne & Wear
All Saints
Saturday, 30 August 2008 in 3h 5 (22–0–23)
5050 Stedman Caters
Composed by A M Barber
1 E Alyson Kerr
2 Barbara Davies
3 Alan M Barber (C)
4 Christine Richardson
5 Jeremy Housden
6 J Neville Parkin
7 Stephen B Bell
8 Kevin S Maughan
9 Howard E J Smith
10 Andreas P Schrocksnadel
With commiserations to Jeremy and Kevin who both reached the big 50 during the month.
Ringing World page reference: 5082.0990

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newton Hall, Northumberland
St James
Sunday, 31 August 2008 in 45m (12)
1320 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Graeme M B Booth
3 Richard M Grainger
4 David Hewitt
5 Howard E J Smith (C)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Wednesday, 3 September 2008 in 2h 46 (11cwt)
5086 Wedding Delight Major
Composed by S Humphrey
1 Maggie Warford
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Alan M Barber
4 Kevin S Maughan
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 David A Horne
7 David Hird
8 Ronald R Warford (C)
Rung to celebrate the forthcoming marriage of Conrad Warford and Nicky Thompson at Cheltenham on Saturday.
Ringing World page reference: 5083.1025

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Embleton, Northumberland
Holy Trinity
Wednesday, 3 September 2008 in 45m (11–1–0)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Liz Ramsbottom
2 Andrew Crosby
3 Deborah Bearder
4 Neil Cavill
5 Mark Philipson (C)
6 Sue Hanson
1st inside: 2. In greatful memory of Fred Mitchell, friend and mentor to 2,3 and 5.
Ringing World page reference: 5089.1171

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Bamburgh, Northumberland
St Aidan
Sunday, 7 September 2008 in 44m (13–3–10)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Christine Barraclough
2 Colin Sim
3 David Barraclough
4 Rosemary Ross
5 Frederick Ross
6 Mark Philipson (C)
Rung in grateful memory of Fred Mitchell, firend and mentor to 1,3,6.
Ringing World page reference: 5089.1171

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 10 September 2008 in 3h 3 (17)
5088 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by A R Carter
1 David A Horne
2 Geoffrey Mole
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Barbara Davies
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5084.1037

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Brancepeth, County Durham
St Brandon
Wednesday, 10 September 2008 in 43m (14–1–13)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 James Morgan
2 Rachael Houchin
3 Izabelle Bimson
4 Alexander Pym
5 Richard Bimson
6 Christopher J Crabtree (C)
First minor inside: 2
First minor as conductor

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew, Roker
Thursday, 11 September 2008 in 48m (22)
1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1 Richard Turner
2 Ros Markham
3 Judith Moreton
4 Kris King (C)
5 Liz Evans
6 John Markham
7 Christine Richardson
8 Alex Pym
9 Peter Dawson
10 Paul Mills
First S.Royal: 6
Birthday compliment to Andreas Schrocksnadel.
For the 60th Anniversary of the dedication of the bells.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Benwell, Tyne & Wear
St James
Saturday, 13 September 2008 in 46m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Christine Richardson
2 Alan M Barber
3 Judith R Moreton
4 Howard E J Smith
5 Stephen B Bell
6 Kristopher King (C)
Rung for Heritage Open Day

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ryton, Tyne & Wear
Holy Cross
Sunday, 14 September 2008 in 2h 52 (13–3–18)
5152 Ryton Surprise Major
Composed by A M Barber
1 Jeremy Housden
2 E Alyson Kerr
3 Barbara Davies
4 Judith R Moreton
5 Christine Richardson
6 Alan M Barber (C)
7 Stephen B Bell
8 Kristopher King
For the Patronal Festival.
Ringing World page reference: 5084.1037

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Benwell, Tyne & Wear
St James
Sunday, 14 September 2008 in 46m
1260 6 Doubles
Grandsire, Reverse Canterbury, St. Simon, St. Martin, Stedman, Plain Bob.
1 David Hird
2 Elizabeth Evans
3 Peter Dawson
4 Howard E J Smith (C)
5 Graeme M B Booth
6 Richard Grainger
Rung for the Heritage open day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew, Roker
Wednesday, 17 September 2008 in 45m (22)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Janet Stockton
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Richard Grainger
4 Bob Doughty
5 Judith Moreton
6 Christine Richardson
7 Kris King (C)
8 Paul Mills
First on eight: 4
For the 60th anniversary of the dedication of the bells.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 19 September 2008 in 2h 52 (17cwt)
5152 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by S Humphrey
1 Geoff Mole
2 Michael Hewitt
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Alan M Barber
5 Ian Tilling
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Peter J Williamson
8 Ronald R Warford (C)
First peal in the method = 2, A Golden Wedding compliment to George and Margaret Deas.
Ringing World page reference: 5085.1061

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 21 September 2008 in 46m (21cwt)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Amy Cousins
2 Anne Parkin
3 Neville Parkin
4 Alison Wannop
5 Clive Moon (C)
6 Imogen Ogilvie
7 Gill Hallett
8 Pat Sewell
9 Jeremy Housden
10 Ruth Kemsley
First Grandsire Caters, 4. For Evensong.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Roker, Sunderland
St Andrew
Tuesday, 23 September 2008 in 40m (6)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Gillian King
2 Karen Dickinson (C)
3 David B Cox
4 Martin Jones
5 Christine Richardson
6 Avril Spoors
First quarter:6
For the 60th anniversary of the dedication of the bells.
Birthday compliments to Christine Richardson.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Jesmond, St George
Wednesday, 24 September 2008 in 3h 3 (18cwt)
5152 Rising Sun Surprise Major
Composed by A M Barber
1 Christopher J Stuart
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Barbara Davies
4 Alan M Barber (C)
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Christopher M Richardson
8 David Hird
First peal in the method.
To mark the centenary on 30th September of the first extraction of coal from the Rising Sun Colliery on North Tyneside which was at the time the deepest mine in the UK. The site now forms a Country Park.
Rising Sun S Major:
x3x456x256x6x34x5x56x18 lhE
100th peal for the Association: 1.
Ringing World page reference: 5086.1085

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew, Roker
Friday, 26 September 2008 in 3h 8 (22–2–26)
5112 Diamond Alliance Royal
Composed by A M Barber
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Barbara Davies
3 Christine Richardson
4 Alan M Barber (C)
5 Christopher M Richardson
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Clive R Moon
8 Paul D A Mills
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David V Craggs
First peal in the method.
To mark the 60th anniversary of the dedication of the bells on 26th September 1948.
Diamond Alliance Royal
x 3 x 4 x 5 x 6 x 78 x 8 x 56 x 5 x 90 lh C1
Ringing World page reference: 5089.1151

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Roker, Sunderland
St Andrew
Saturday, 27 September 2008 in 41m (6)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Ralph Saelzer
2 Karen Dickinson (C)
3 Christine Richardson
4 Janet Stockton
5 Paul D A Mills
6 Barbara Sutton
For the 60th anniversary of the dedication of the bells.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whickham, Tyne & Wear
St Mary
Wednesday, 1 October 2008 in 2h 38 (6cwt)
5184 Uri Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1 Geoffrey Mole
2 Kevin S Maughan
3 Barbara Davies
4 Christopher M Richardson
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Karen Dickinson
7 Alan M Barber
8 Ronald R Warford (C)
First peal in the method for all and the Association
Ringing World page reference: 5087.1109

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 47m (17–1–00)
1288 Grandsire Triples
1 Val Cowan
2 Kevin Maughan
3 Mike Hewitt
4 Geoff Mole
5 Helen Watson
6 Alan Barber (C)
7 Liz Evans
8 Gerry Lang
For Northern District Quarter Peal Day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 42m (11cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Peter Dawson
2 Holly Webster
3 Helen Mayfield
4 Barbara Davies
5 Kevin Mcmanus
6 Elizabeth Evans
7 Ron Warford (C)
8 Simon Roberts
First quarter of Granbdsire Triples = 2 & 3;
Rung on the D&N Northern Distrct quarter peal day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 38m (11cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Holly Webster
2 Barbara Davies
3 Helen Mayfield
4 Kevin Mcmanus
5 Ron Warford
6 Simon Roberts (C)
Rung on the D&N Northern Distrct quarter peal day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
SS James and Basil
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 46m (14cwt)
1300 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Harry Shenton
2 Alyson Kerr
3 Maggie Warford
4 Richard Grainger
5 Denis Crowe (C)
6 Karen Dickinson
Rung on the D&N Northern Distrct quarter peal day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
SS James and Basil
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 44m (14cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Rachel Gill
2 Alice Wort
3 Maggie Warford
4 Howard Smith
5 Karen Dickinson
6 Richard Grainger (C)
First Quarter of minor = 2;
Rung on the D&N Northern Distrct quarter peal day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower [sim]
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 43m (10–0–26)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Frederick Ross
2 Joe Manning
3 Barbara Davies
4 Rosemary R A Ross
5 Ronald Warford (C)
6 Mark Philipson
First quarter peal (2).
For Northern District Quarter Peal Day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower [sim]
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 45m (10–0–26)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Christopher Rich
2 Richard Major
3 Frances Major
4 Rosemary R A Ross
5 Frederick Ross (C)
6 Deborah Bearder
First quarter peal (1).
Compliments to Wendy McKenzie and Valerie Pomfret, licensed as Readers in Newcastle Cathedral this afternoon.
For Northern District Quarter Peal Day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Morpeth, Northumberland
The Clock Tower
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 43m (10–0–26)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 David Hird
2 Barbara Sutton
3 Barbara Davies
4 Graeme M B Booth (C)
5 Mark Philipson
6 Ronald Warford
First inside (2)
For Northern District Quarter Peal Day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Cramlington, Northumberland
St Nicholas
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 48m (19cwt)
1260 Doubles
being 240 Winchendon Place; 360 each St. Nicholas, St. Martin's; 300 St. Simon's.
1 Patricia Hedley
2 Helen Watson
3 Alyson Kerr
4 William Hedley
5 Denis Crowe (C)
6 Joe Cocker

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland
The Town Hall
Saturday, 4 October 2008 in 45m (21cwt)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 Christine Barraclough
2 Rosemary Ross
3 Barbara Davies
4 David Hird
5 David Barraclough
6 Canon Frederick Ross
7 Ron Warford (C)
8 Graeme Booth
First Quarter of Stedman = 1;
Rung on the D&N Northern Distrct quarter peal day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 5 October 2008 in 2h 45 (9)
5120 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by A G Reading
1 Sarah E Chadburn *
2 Kristopher King #
3 Sally C Walker* #
4 Brian N Spurling *
5 Judith R Moreton
6 Duncan G Walker #
7 Kevin J McManus * #
8 Stephen A Croxall # (C)
Rung after * had just finished the Great North Run as part of the new look ringing triathlon:
GNR/Peal/Gallon!
# = Gallon
Ringing World page reference: 5089.1157

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 5 October 2008 in 48m (21cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Royal
1 John Snook
2 Amy Cousins
3 Anne Parkin
4 Jean Snook
5 Alison Wannop
6 Jeremy Housden
7 Neville Parkin
8 Pat Sewell
9 Ruth Kemsley
10 Clive Moon (C)
First in method, 2. For Evensong, and for the Northern District Quarter Peal Day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 8 October 2008 in 3h 7 (17)
5088 Lessness Surprise Major
Composed by S Jenner
1 J Neville Parkin
2 Kevin S Maughan
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Barbara Davies
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
Rung with the band's compliments to Jack Anderson of Newcastle Cathedral Guild for his 85th birthday.
Ringing World page reference: 5088.1133

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
York, N Yorkshire
St Wilfrid
Saturday, 11 October 2008 in 2h 55 (18)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P Border
1 Graeme M B Booth
2 Barbara Davies
3 Rev Christopher J Stuart
4 Robert M Wood
5 Susan E Bryce
6 Peter J Williamson
7 Howard E J Smith
8 Paul N Harden
9 Michael G Barker
10 David Hird (C)
Rung on the Durham & Newcastle Association Dinner Day for Peter Williamson's 50th birthday.
Ringing World page reference: 5088.1133

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew, Roker
Saturday, 11 October 2008 in 3h 10 (22)
5152 Littleport Little Surprise Royal
Composed by M J L Durham
1 E Alyson Kerr
2 Ellen P Dew
3 G Jessica Durham
4 Matthew J L Durham (C)
5 Kevin S Maughan
6 Christine Richardson
7 Kevin J McManus
8 Paul D A Mills
9 Stephen A Croxall
10 Kristopher King
First in method:6, and first blows in method:2
On D&N Dinner Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5090.1181

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Benfieldside, Durham
St Cuthbert
Saturday, 11 October 2008 in 42m (12–2–17 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Tamsin E R Harrison
2 Sonia A Thompson (C)
3 Yvonne C Collingham
4 Alexandra M Jackson
5 Craig W Davies
6 Veronica A Springford (Niki)
Rung to celebrate the golden wedding anniversary of Sammie and Alan Hewlett.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hartlepool, County Durham
St Oswald
Sunday, 12 October 2008 in 44m (21 cwt)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Rachael Houchin
2 Michael Leese
3 Richard Turner
4 Robert Criddle
5 Thomas Redgate
6 Alexander Pym
7 Christopher Leese
8 Stephen Croxall (C)
First treble bob: 1.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Tuesday, 14 October 2008 (21cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Gerald Smith
2 Amy Cousins
3 Clive Moon (C)
4 Mike Le Marie
5 Clare Le Marie
6 Niki Springford
7 Pat Sewell
8 Ruth Kemsley
First quarter on 8 bells, 1. First in method inside, 2.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Ignatius
Friday, 17 October 2008 in 2h 47 (13)
5184 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by G M Bradshaw
1 Karen Dickinson
2 Barbara Davies
3 Judith R Moreton
4 Christine Richardson
5 Kevin S Maughan
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Kristopher King (C)
8 Matthew J L Durham
Rung prior to the Patronal Festival Mass.
Ringing World page reference: 5090.1181

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham, County Durham
Cathedral Church of Christ, Blessed Mary the Virgin and St Cuthbert
Saturday, 18 October 2008 in 48m (28 cwt)
1288 Plain Bob Triples
1 Sarah Chadburn
2 Rachael Houchin
3 Ian Tilling
4 Edward Cheeseman
5 Keith Hayton
6 Brian Spurling
7 Stephen Croxall (C)
8 Thomas Redgate
First in method: 2.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 19 October 2008 in 2h 47 (9)
5056 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by John N Longridge
1 Barbara Davies
2 E Alyson Kerr
3 Gillian King
4 Kristopher King
5 Stephen B Bell
6 Clive A Moon
7 Christine Richardson
8 Denis Crowe (C)
Rung to celebrate the 80th birthday of Enid Softley, a St Hilda's bellringer for 60 years, including 25 as Tower Captain. Enid's sisters, Kathleen and Margaret, would also like to be associated with this peal.
Ringing World page reference: 5092.1229

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Benwell, Tyne & Wear
St James
Sunday, 26 October 2008 in 43m (16cwt)
1260 Doubles
60 Stedman, 240 each of Grandsire, Reverse Canterbury,St.Simons,St.Martins, Plain Bob.
1 Helen R Mayfield
2 Graeme M B Booth
3 Elizabeth A Evans
4 Howard E J Smith (C)
5 David Hird
6 Kevin J McManus

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Low Warden, Northumberland
Stable House
Monday, 27 October 2008 in 2h 47 (12 in F)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by M J L Durham (No4)
1–2 Anne E Parkin
3–4 Kristopher King (C)
5–6 Simon Humphrey
7–8 J Neville Parkin
9–10 Jean Snook
First in hand as conductor
Ringing World page reference: 5092.1231

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St George, Jesmond
Wednesday, 29 October 2008 in 3h 3 (18)
5056 Ashtead Surprise Major
Composed by M Coleman
1 Stephen B Bell
2 Rachell Mitchell
3 Barbara Davies
4 Kevin S Maughan
5 Karen Dickinson
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 Ronald R Warford
8 David Hird (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5091.1205

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gosforth, Tyne & Wear
All Saints
Friday, 31 October 2008 in 47m (22)
1280 Bristol Surprise Royal
1 Jessica Durham
2 Jo Franklin
3 Matthew Durham
4 Kevin Mcmanus
5 Judith Moreton
6 Christine Richardson
7 Sally Walker
8 Kris King (C)
9 Matthew Jones (TDO)
10 Steve Croxall
First Bristol Royal: 2

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Gosforth, Tyne & Wear
All Saints
Friday, 31 October 2008 in 50m (22)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Duncan Walker
2 Christine Richardson
3 Steve Croxall (C)
4 Kevin Mcmanus
5 Sarah Chadburn
6 Jessica Durham
7 Judith Moreton
8 Matthew Jones (TDO)
9 Matthew Durham
10 Kris King
First S Royal: 5

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Saturday, 1 November 2008 in 2h 51 (17)
5024 London Surprise Major
Composed by S J Ivin
1 Karen Dickinson
2 E Alyson Kerr
3 Barbara Davies
4 Christine Richardson
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Alan M Barber (C)
7 Christopher M Richardson
8 Kevin S Maughan
Ringing World page reference: 5092.1229

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew, Roker
Saturday, 1 November 2008 in 48m (22)
1440 Lockington Surprise Royal
1 Kevin Mcmanus
2 Kris King
3 Sally Walker
4 Christine Richardson
5 Judith Moreton
6 Jessica Durham
7 Duncan Walker (C)
8 Matthew Jones (TDO)
9 Steve Croxall
10 Matthew Durham
First in method: 3,5,8&9

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Stockton, Durham
St Thomas a Becket
Saturday, 1 November 2008 in 52m (21)
1280 London Surprise Royal
1 Sarah Chadburn
2 Alex Pym
3 Judith Moreton
4 Jo Franklin
5 Duncan Walker
6 David Leese
7 Steve Croxall (C)
8 Jessica Durham
9 Matthew Jones (TDO)
10 Matthew Durham
First London Royal: 2,4 and as (c)

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Stockton, Durham
St Thomas a Becket
Saturday, 1 November 2008 in 47m (21)
1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by R J Angrave
1 Steve Croxall
2 Matthew Jones (TDO)
3 Sally Walker
4 Sarah Chadburn
5 Judith Moreton
6 Kris King (C)
7 Brian Spurling
8 Alex Pym
9 Duncan Walker
10 David Leese
First Cambridge Royal: 4

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Saturday, 1 November 2008 in 47m (21)
1265 Stedman Caters
1 Richard Grainger
2 Jo Franklin
3 Jessica Durham
4 Sally Walker
5 Duncan Walker
6 Kevin Mcmanus
7 Matthew Durham (C)
8 Christine Richardson
9 Kris King
10 Steve Croxall

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
North Shields, Tyne & Wear
Christ Church
Sunday, 2 November 2008 (16)
1296 Little Bob Royal
1 Jo Franklin
2 Sarah Chadburn
3 Brian Spurling
4 Richard Grainger
5 Sally Walker
6 Jessica Durham
7 Duncan Walker (C)
8 Matthew Durham
9 Steve Croxall
10 Matthew Jones (TDO)
For Evensong

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hartlepool, Durham
St Oswald
Sunday, 2 November 2008 (21)
1280 Spliced Surprise Royal (4m)
CYBL
Composed by M J L Durham
1 Christine Richardson
2 Judith Moreton
3 Matthew Durham (C)
4 Alan Barber
5 Sally Walker
6 Jessica Durham
7 Matthew Jones (TDO)
8 Paul Mills
9 Steve Croxall
10 Kris King
First Spliced Royal: 5 & 7
Most Spliced Royal: 2 & 9
250th QP: 9

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Durham, Durham
Cathedral
Sunday, 2 November 2008 (28)
1275 Stedman Caters
1 Matthew Durham (C)
2 Matthew Jones (TDO)
3 Sarah Chadburn
4 Adrian Rowland
5 Duncan Walker
6 Chris Crabtree
7 Alex Pym
8 Rob Criddle
9 Steve Croxall
10 Brian Spurling
First Stedman Caters: 6
For Evensong

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whickham, Tyne & Wear
St Mary
Wednesday, 5 November 2008 in 2h 30 (6)
5040 Surprise Minor
5 methods: 2 extents each Norwich, Cambridge. 1 extent each Beverly, Surfleet, London.
1 Richard M Grainger
2 Barbara Davies
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Stephen B Bell
5 Ronald R Warford
6 David Hird (C)
Rung after meeting short for S Major due to 'cows on the line'.
Ringing World page reference: 5092.1229

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
St Hilda
Sunday, 9 November 2008 in 2h 58 (9–3–27)
5024 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1 J Neville Parkin
2 Michael Hewitt
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Barbara Davies
5 Alan M Barber (C)
6 David J Roberts
7 Stephen B Bell
8 Peter J Williamson
First in method:2.
Half muffled on Remembrance Sunday.
Also to welcome Fr Peter Stannard as Vicar of this parish.
Ringing World page reference: 5093.1257

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Barnard Castle, County Durham
St Mary
Sunday, 9 November 2008 in 48m (17 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Caroline Piercy
2 Alexander Pym
3 Helen Scott
4 Izabelle Bimson
5 Stephen Croxall (C)
6 Thomas Redgate
7 Richard Bimson
8 Robert Criddle
Rung half-muffled for Remembrance Sunday

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Low Warden, Northumberland
Stable House
Tuesday, 11 November 2008 (15 in C)
1440 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1–2 Anne Parkin
3–4 Kris King
5–6 Matthew Durham (C)
7–8 Jessica Durham
9–10 Neville Parkin

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Wednesday, 12 November 2008 in 3h 11 (17)
5040 Kedleston Surprise Royal
Composed by T F Collins
1 J Neville Parkin
2 Richard M Grainger
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Dickinson
5 Kevin S Maughan
6 Christopher M Richardson
7 David A Horne
8 Stephen B Bell
9 Ronald R Warford
10 David Hird (C)
First in method for all and the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 5093.1253

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 15 November 2008 in 2h 37 (11cwt)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J Holt (Original)
1 Stephen B Bell (C)
2 Howard E J Smith
3 Barbara Davies
4 Christine Richardson
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Jessica Durham
7 Matthew J L Durham
8 Karen Dickenson
Rung on the 200th Anniversary (15-11-1808) of this composition being rung at Newcastle Cathedral.
First of Grandsire and of triples as conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 5093.1253

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hartlepool, County Durham
St Oswald
Sunday, 16 November 2008 in 50m (21 cwt)
1296 Plain Bob Caters
1 Richard Turner
2 Alexander Pym
3 Katherine Stonham
4 Izabelle Bimson
5 Rachael Houchin
6 Adrian Rowland
7 Thomas Redgate
8 Stephen Croxall (C)
9 Richard Bimson
10 Robert Criddle
First in method: 5.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
St Andrew, Roker
Thursday, 20 November 2008 in 50m (22)
1282 Lincolnshire Surprise Royal
1 Judith Moreton
2 Ros Markham
3 Kris King (C)
4 Jo Franklin
5 Izabelle Bimson
6 John Markham
7 Richard Bimson
8 Christine Richardson
9 Paul Mills
10 Steve Croxall
First in method: 2,5&6.
Birthday compliment to Ros and Jo for tomorrow.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St John the Baptist
Friday, 21 November 2008 in 2h 40 (11)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
(2160, 2160, 720)
1 Kevin S Maughan
2 Barbara Davies
3 Kevin J McManus
4 Alan M Barber (C)
5 Ronald R Warford
6 David Hird
1175th Peal for the Association:6.
Ringing World page reference: 5094.1277

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Shincliffe, County Durham
St Marys
Saturday, 22 November 2008 in 37m (4cwt)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Phil Goulding
2 Jean Woodward
3 Keith Hayton
4 Richard Bimson
5 Brian Spurling (C)
6 Kate Nye
1st on treble
1st in method as conductor

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Stable House, Low Warden
Sunday, 23 November 2008 in 2h 33
5184 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J M Hadley Hunter
1–2 Anne E Parkin
3–4 Jean Snook
5–6 J Neville Parkin
7–8 Clive R Moon (C)
50th peal, 3-4 (all rung for the D & N).
To celebrate the birth of Kiera Fae, a daughter for Jen and Tim McCue and sister for Cohen, on Friday, 21st November 2008.
Ringing World page reference: 5099.0061

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear
St Paul
Friday, 28 November 2008 in 44m (17cwt)
1250 Apsley Surprise Major
1 David Hird
2 Neville Parkin
3 Barbara Davies
4 Karen Maughan
5 Karen Dickinson
6 David Horne
7 Ron Warford (C)
8 Kevin Maughan

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Ponteland, Northumberland
St Mary
Saturday, 29 November 2008 in 40m (7)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 David A Leese
2 Holly Webster
3 Kevin J McManus
4 Simon L Roberts
5 Elizabeth A Evans
6 Peter K D Dawson (C)
Holly's first of surprise.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
SS James and Basil
Saturday, 29 November 2008 in 43m (14cwt)
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Barbara Davies
2 John Snook
3 Jean Snook
4 Maggie Warford
5 Helen Watson
6 Karen Dickinson
7 Richard Grainger
8 Ron Warford (C)
First in methsd = 2, 3 & 5

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Cathedral of St Nicholas
Saturday, 29 November 2008 in 3h 33 (38)
5042 Lincolnshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by A M Barber
1 Matthew J Edwards
2 Barbara Davies
3 Carol Brown
4 Alan M Barber
5 Graeme M B Booth
6 Kevin J McManus
7 Christopher M Richardson
8 Jonathan S Frye
9 Matthew D Hetherington
10 Howard E J Smith
11 Ronald R Warford
12 David Hird (C)
1st Lincolnshire Maximus - 1,3,8 & 9.
Ringing World page reference: 5095.1305

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Saturday, 29 November 2008 (21cwt)
1280 Spliced Suprise Major (6 Methods)
Rutland 256, Yorkshire 128, Superlative 128, Lincolnshire 256, Cambridge 256, Pudsey 256
1 Pat Sewell
2 Jean Snook
3 Clare Le Marie
4 Gill Hallett
5 Neville Parkin
6 Ruth Kemsley
7 Jeremy Housden
8 Clive Moon (C)
First of 6 spliced: 2,3,4. First spliced as conductor.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Saturday, 29 November 2008
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Jean Snook
2 Amy Cousins
3 Jeremy Housden
4 Ruth Kemsley
5 Pat Sewell
6 Clive Moon (C)
First of surprise inside, 2.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 30 November 2008 in 73m (21cwt)
2008 Little Bob Major
Composed by Jeremy Housden
1 Ruth Kemsley
2 Amy Cousins
3 Anne Davies
4 Melanie Newman
5 Neville Parkin
6 Andy Hayden
7 Jeremy Housden
8 Clive Moon (C)
First in method, 2. For Evensong on St Andrew's Day.

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
St George, Jesmond
Wednesday, 3 December 2008 in 3h 1 (18)
5088 Cornwall Surprise Major
Composed by R E J Dennis
1 J Neville Parkin
2 Karen Dickinson
3 Rachel J Mitchell
4 Barbara Davies
5 Richard M Grainger
6 Kevin S Maughan
7 Stephen B Bell
8 David Hird (C)
1st in method - 3 & 5.
Ringing World page reference: 5097.0009

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hexham, Northumberland
Abbey Church of St Andrew
Friday, 5 December 2008 in 3h (21–1–16)
5056 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by A M Barber
1 J Neville Parkin
2 Barbara Davies
3 Christine Richardson
4 Alan M Barber (C)
5 Paul D A Mills
6 Jeremy Housden
7 Clive R Moon
8 Kristopher King
Ringing World page reference: 5097.0009

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
North Shields, Tyne & Wear
Christ Church
Saturday, 6 December 2008 in 3h 8 (16–1–18)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by P Border
1 Christine Richardson
2 Barbara Davies
3 Karen Dickinson
4 Jeremy Housden
5 Michael Hewitt
6 Alan M Barber (C)
7 Richard M Grainger
8 Christopher M Richardson
9 Kevin S Maughan
10 Paul D A Mills
First peal on 10 bells:5.
Ringing World page reference: 5097.0009

Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
Hartlepool, County Durham
St Oswald
Sunday, 7 December 2008 (21 cwt)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Richard Turner
2 Izabelle Bimson
3 Kristopher King
4 Richard Bimson (C)
5 Thomas Redgate
6 Judith Moreton
7 Alexander Pym
8 Stephen Croxall
For advent.