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Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
St Bartholomew
Thursday, 1 January 1987 in 2h 47 (13–0–0)
5040 Treble Bob Minor (7m)
1. London Surprise, 2. Westminster Surprise, 3.Norwich Surprise, 4.Oxford Treble Bob, 5.Wilmslow Delight,6. College Exercise Treble Bob,7. Cambridge Surprise)
1 Derek J Bradshaw
2 J Derek Smith
3 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
4 Simon Lomas
5 Roger Bugler
6 Neil D Lomas
50th peal: 2.
To mark the commencement of the Guild's Centenary Year.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 2 January 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1376 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Lesley M Egden
2 William G Bibby
3 William E Court
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Denis Maddock
6 Henry A Blakemore
7 John R Bibby
8 John F Oultram (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chelford, Cheshire
St John the Evangelist
Friday, 2 January 1987 in 2h 30 (8–2–3 in A)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
7 extents called differently
1 Helen Hakami
2 Alastair M Bradshaw
3 David M Ellis
4 John Birks
5 Graham M Bradshaw (C)
6 Derek J Bradshaw
First Peal - 1.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Fallowfield, Holy Innocents
Saturday, 3 January 1987 in 2h 49 (13–2–19)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 James H Townsend
2 Simon J Poole
3 Christine H Shekelton
4 Alastair J Hopkins
5 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
6 Jackie Roberts
7 Duncan G Walker
8 Peter J Townsend
First surprise: 3.
First T.B. 1
Ringing world: 3955.0150

Chester Diocesan Guild
Hayfield, Derbyshire
St Matthew
Saturday, 3 January 1987 in 2h 48 (10–2–21 in A♭)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by N J Pitstow
1 Zoe V Friend
2 Hilary A Skinner
3 Frances A Shekelton
4 Elspeth J Friend
5 Jackie Roberts
6 Alastair J Hopkins
7 Duncan G Walker (C)
8 Simon J Poole
First peal: 1. First S Major: 2. First S. Major as conductor.
To celebrate the start of the Chester Diocesan Guild's Centenary Year.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 4 January 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Christopher A Bradshaw
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 John F Oultram
4 Graeme A Littler
5 Bernard J Ongley
6 Edward C Gorton
7 Nicholas Thomson
8 Michael Thomson (C)
60th birthday compliment to Bernard Ongley

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Peter
Monday, 5 January 1987 in 2h 48 (7–2–22 in B♭)
5024 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by P G K Davies
1 Zoe V Friend
2 Frances A Shekelton
3 Elspeth J Friend
4 Alastair J Hopkins
5 Ruth E Murdie
6 Simon J Poole
7 Duncan G Walker
8 Peter J Townsend (C)
First Rutland: 2,3,4,5 and as conductor.
Birthday compliment to Ruth Murdie.
To celebrate the christening of Peter William Seddon (on 4/1/87), son of Carol and Charlie.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tilston, Cheshire
St Mary
Thursday, 8 January 1987 (9–1–12 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Kerry Jones
3 Frank E Morrall
4 T J Dromgoole
5 George E Morrall (C)
6 P C Morrall
Golden Wedding compliment to Mr and Mrs E C Morrall

Chester Diocesan Guild
Great Budworth, Cheshire
St Mary and All Saints
Thursday, 8 January 1987 (20–2–4 in D)
1344 Gropenhole Surprise Major
1 J Robert Jervis
2 Nicholas Thomson
3 David J Pigg
4 Malcolm Murphy
5 Graeme A Littler
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John F Oultram
8 Michael Thomson (C)
Probably the first quarter in the method.
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 9 January 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Carol F Ferris
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Andrew J Jobson
5 Brian Boyd
6 Henry A Blakemore
7 John R Bibby
8 John F Oultram (C)
First in the method - 2

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 10 January 1987 in 3h 22 (26–0–21 in D)
5086 Bristol Surprise Maximus
Composed by Roderick W Pipe
1 Andrew C D Mayes
2 Anne C Orme
3 David W Friend (C)
4 Sue Barrett
5 Geoffrey R Gardner
6 Peter Dyson
7 Ivor R Nichols
8 J David Atkinson
9 Rev Brian Harris
10 Neil D Lomas
11 Richard S Starkie
12 C Michael Orme
First peal of Bristol Surprise Maximus : Sue Barrett, Geoffrey Gardner, Peter Dyson, Ivor Nichols, and David Atkinson.
A Chester Diocesan Guild Centenary Year peal and to mark the installation this day of Rev. Canon Stephen S. Smalley as Dean of Chester cathedral.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
St Luke
Saturday, 10 January 1987 in 2h 34 (6 in B♭)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2) Oxford TB (3,4) Kent TB (5,6) Plain Bob
1 David N Young
2 K Elaine Young
3 Simon Capewell
4 S James Fisher
5 Michael C E Hodge (C)
6 William F Gibbons
First attempt: 3
First Minor: 2,4
Circled tower: 6
First on the bells by a Sunday service band
For Chester DG Centenary Year
Ringing World February 13th 1987 No. 3955 page 150

Chester Diocesan Guild
Church Minshull, Cheshire
St Bartholomew
Saturday, 10 January 1987 in 2h 37 (10 in G)
5040 Stedman Doubles
42 extents
1 Julia J Johnson
2 Mervyn J Harrison
3 Frank R Morton (C)
4 David J Phillips
5 Roland W Morant
6 Lionel Conyers
First in the method: 1,2,4
First Stedman Doubles: 5
First attempt: 6
To welcome Rev HA Jones and family, inducted Vicar of this parish 9th January
Chester Diocesan Centenary Peal
Ringing World February 13th 1987 No. 3955 page 150

Chester Diocesan Guild
Aldford, Cheshire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 10 January 1987 in 2h 51 (12–3–20 in E)
5040 Surprise Minor (6m)
1 extent each Sandiacre, Carlisle, Bourne, Ipswich, Neatherseale; 2 extents Cambridge
1 Helen Ward
2 Steven A Bowman
3 Anthony J Bloomfield
4 Rowena L Marshall
5 Stephen R Knight
6 Adrian C Malton (C)
First on 6: Anthony J Bloomfield
Most Surprise: Steven A Bowman
Ringing World page reference: 3956.0174

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 13 January 1987 in 2h 13 (11)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1–2 J David Atkinson (C)
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Frank C Price
7–8 Brian Harris
Ringing World February 13th 1987 No. 3955 page 155
Ringing World page reference: 3955.0155

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Thursday, 15 January 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
224 Pudsey, Superlative; 192 Bristol; 128 Cambridge, Lincolnshire, London, Rutland, Yorkshire
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 Stephen R Knight
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Diana M Anderson
5 Michael Thomson
6 John F Oultram
7 Nicholas Thomson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Norbury, Greater Manchester
St Thomas
Friday, 16 January 1987 in 2h 53 (14–1–22 in F♯)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by C H Hattersley
1 Jeffrey Brannan
2 Shirley Harris
3 Margaret Joyce
4 William H Dowse
5 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
6 Frank Osbaldiston
7 Alan F Scholfield
8 Revd Brian Harris
In memoriam Fred Dunkerley.
The band wish to associate the names of Robert B Smith and Bernard F L Groves with this tribute.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willenhall, West Midlands
St Giles
Saturday, 17 January 1987 in 3h 3 (16–1–1 in F♯)
5040 Attenborough Surprise Royal
Composed by C W Roberts
1 Raymond Ballard
2 Ivor R Nicholls
3 Bernard F L Groves
4 Roland H Cook
5 David W Friend
6 Denis A Frith
7 Nicholas Thomson
8 Simon R Humphrey
9 John H Fielden
10 Denis Mottershead (C)
First peal in the method

Chester Diocesan Guild
Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 18 January 1987 in 3h 22 (25–2–25 in D)
5019 Stedman Cinques
Composed by T Hooley
1 David W Friend (C)
2 Christine Andrew
3 Sue Barrett
4 Andrew C D Mayes
5 Peter Dyson
6 Geoffrey R Gardner
7 Peter J Townsend
8 Alan F Scholfield
9 Rev Brian Harris
10 Richard S Starkie
11 Jeffrey Brannan
12 Neil D Lomas
In memoriam F Dunkerley, O.B.E.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Thursday, 22 January 1987 (11–0–7 in G)
1280 Tarvin Surprise Major
1 David J Pigg
2 Nicholas Thomson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Ian W Taylor
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Malcolm Murphy
7 Michael Thomson
8 John F Oultram (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter
Probably the first quarter in the method

Chester Diocesan Guild
Woodchurch, Merseyside
Holy Cross
Saturday, 24 January 1987 in 2h 36 (3–3–27 in D)
5184 Woodchurch Surprise Major
Composed by John S Warboys
1 John Hyden
2 Paul Cubitt
3 Julie A Addison
4 Colin Woods
5 John S Hopwood
6 Ian H Jorysz
7 Lenard J Mitchell
8 Peter D Hughes (C)
Retirement compliment to Canon R S Wilkinson, Rector of the Parish 1961-1971 and responsible for the installation of the bells in 1971. First peal in the method.
Ringing World page reference: 3959.0243

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tushingham, Cheshire
St Chad
Saturday, 24 January 1987 in 2h 29 (11–1–7 in G♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (13m)
(13m: (1) Berwick, Hexham; (2) Carlisle; (3) London, Wells; (4) Beverley, Surfleet, York, Durham; (5) Bourne; (6) Norwich; (7) Ipswich, Cambridge)
1 Michael C E Hodge
2 David J Philips
3 Roland W Morant
4 Mervyn J Harrison
5 Andrew P Simcox
6 Frank R Morton (C)
Chester Diocesan Guild Centenary Peal.
Ringing World page reference: 3956.0174

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 25 January 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Heather Powell
2 John F Oultram
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Edward C Gorton
5 Bernard J Ongley
6 David J Pigg
7 Michael Thomson (C)
8 John D Prytherch
For Civic Service

Chester Diocesan Guild
Knutsford, Cheshire
62 Manor Park South
Tuesday, 27 January 1987 in 2h 10 (11)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by A Knights
1–2 Rev Brian Harris
3–4 Frank C Price
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
Ringing World February 27th 1987 No. 3957 page 201
Ringing World page reference: 3957.0201

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 30 January 1987 in 43m (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 Stephen R Knight
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Edward C Gorton
5 William E Court
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
1st in method: 4

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 3 February 1987 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by P Border
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Frank C Price
5–6 Alan F Scholfield (C)
7–8 J David Atkinson
9–10 Brian Harris
Ringing World March 27th 1987 No. 3961 page 291
Ringing World page reference: 3961.0291

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 6 February 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
Cambridge, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Rutland
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 Ian W Taylor
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 J Denis Maddock
5 Stephen R Knight
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John R Bibby
8 John F Oultram (C)
In memory of William (Bill) E Allman, a ringer from Runcorn who died on 19th January RIP

Chester Diocesan Guild
New Mills, Derbyshire
St George
Saturday, 7 February 1987 in 2h 53 (13–1–0 in G♯)
5088 Minor (4m)
2 extents each Oxford TB, Kent TB, , and Cambridge Surprise. 1 extent of Plain Bob.
1 E Alyson Kerr
2 Zoe V Friend
3 James H Townsend
4 Roger Bugler
5 Simon J Poole
6 Peter J Townsend (C)
First inside: Zoe Friend.
First minor: Alyson Kerr and Zoe Friend.
First minor inside: James Townsend.
Thanks to Roger Bugler for standing in at short notice.
Source: RW, 1987, page 198.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Saturday, 7 February 1987 in 2h 57 (12–1–3 in F♯)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen Ivin
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 Ian W Taylor (C)
3 William E Court
4 Andrew J Jobson
5 John F Oultram
6 J Denis Maddock
7 Frank R Morton
8 John R Bibby
To commemorate the centenary of the Chester Diocesan Guild of Church Bell-Ringers 1887-1987.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Knutsford, Cheshire
62 Manor Park South
Tuesday, 10 February 1987 in 2h 15 (11)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by T B Worsley
1–2 Rev Brian Harris
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 Neil D Lomas
7–8 Peter J Townsend
First in method: 7-8
Ringing World March 27th 1987 No. 3961 page 291
Ringing World page reference: 3961.0291

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Wednesday, 11 February 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Brenda D Humphreys
2 Michelle C Taylor
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Christine Mills
5 George Phillips
6 Eric R Jones
7 Paul D A Mills (C)
8 Peter F Humphreys
In celebration of the life of the Earl of Stockton, late Chancellor of the University of Oxford.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 12 February 1987 in 2h 32
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 David N Young
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 William F Gibbons
7–8 Michael C E Hodge
For Chester D G Centenary Year
Ringing World March 13th 1987 No. 3959 page 247
Ringing World page reference: 3959.0247

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 13 February 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 London Surprise Major
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 Diana Anderson
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Stephen R Knight
5 William E Court
6 J Denis Maddock
7 John R Bibby
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Christ Church
Saturday, 14 February 1987 in 3h 16 (23–2–3 in E♭)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1 John Hyden
2 Anne C Orme
3 Alan G Foster
4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5 Malcolm Murphy
6 Simon J Poole
7 Geoffrey R Gardner
8 Peter J Townsend
9 Jeffrey Brannan
10 C Michael Orme
First Cambridge Surprise Royal : 8

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
St Luke
Saturday, 14 February 1987 in 2h 37 (6 in B♭)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Minor
1 David N Young
2 K Elaine Young
3 Simon Capewell
4 William F Gibbons
5 S James Fisher
6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
First in the method: 2,3,5
First in the method as conductor
By the Sunday service band as an 80th birthday compliment to Mr E H Jones, member of the band
Ringing World March 13th 1987 No. 3959 page 243

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Sunday, 15 February 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Brenda D Humphreys
2 Robert Peers
3 Michelle C Taylor
4 Peter F Humphreys
5 George W Phillips (C)
6 Stephen L Jones
For Evening Communion Service

Chester Diocesan Guild
Knutsford, Cheshire
62 Manor Park South
Tuesday, 17 February 1987 in 2h 30 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson (No. 2)
1–2 J David Atkinson (C)
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Brian Harris
9–10 Peter J Townsend
First Royal on handbells: 9-10
Ringing World March 13th 1987 No. 3959 page 247
Ringing World page reference: 3959.0247

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bowdon, Greater Manchester
St Mary the Virgin
Thursday, 19 February 1987 (18–0–6 in E)
1280 Knutsford Surprise Major
1 Michael Thomson
2 John F Oultram
3 Graeme A Littler
4 J Robert Jervis
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 Malcolm Murphy
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
First in the method for all. 50th together as an octet.
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Sunday, 22 February 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 David J W Humphreys
2 Brenda D Humphreys
3 Robert Peers
4 Ralph Maudsley
5 George W Phillips
6 Peter F Humphreys (C)
For Brownie and Guide Thinking Day Service

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 22 February 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Doubles (11m/v)
Stedman, Grandsire, St Nicholas, St Remigius, Winchendon Place, April Day, Plain Bob, Reverse Canterbury, St Simon's, St Osmund, St Martin's.
1 David J Pigg
2 Michael Thomson
3 Bernard J Ongley
4 Edward C Gorton
5 Nicholas Thomson (C)
6 J Mark Stevenson
First attempt - 6.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 24 February 1987 in 2h 35 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by J H Fielden
1–2 Brian Harris
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 Alan F Scholfield
Ringing World March 27th 1987 No. 3961 page 291
Ringing World page reference: 3961.0291

Chester Diocesan Guild
Weaverham, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 24 February 1987 (9–0–23 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Sarah J Archdeacon
2 Linda M Capper
3 Alison Owen (C)
4 Rachel C Chamberlain
5 Adrian J Bowen
6 Pam Thomson
First attempt - 1
One of four sponsored quarters for "St Mary's Special Appeal", raising money for work on the church.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Runcorn, Cheshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 24 February 1987 (9–1–23 in G♯)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Ian C Clark
2 Diana M Anderson
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Walter Allman
5 Douglas Lowe
6 Denis Maddock (C)
On the front six

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Wednesday, 25 February 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Janet Hanson
2 Sally R J Hewitt
3 Christine Mills
4 Brenda D Humphreys
5 George W Phillips
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Paul D A Mills (C)
8 David J W Humphreys

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 27 February 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Pisces Surprise Major
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 John F Oultram
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Stephen R Knight
6 J Denis Maddock
7 Ian W Taylor (C)
8 John R Bibby
1st in method by all
To welcome Martin Philip Jopp, born 20 February

Chester Diocesan Guild
Pott Shrigley, Cheshire
St Christopher
Saturday, 28 February 1987 in 2h 45 (10–3–21 in F♯)
5040 Spliced Treble Bob Minor (35m)
(1) Dover, Fotheringay, Skipton, Balmoral, Chepstow Delight; (2) Ely, Bogedone, Knutsford, Wilmslow, Rostherne Delight; (3) Abbeyville, Crowland, Combermere, Vale Royal, St Werbugh Delight; (4) Marple, Newdigate, Old Oxford, College Bob IV, Willesden Delight; (5) Braintree. Charlwood, Neasden, St Albans, Wragby Delight; (6) Morning Star, Ockley, Duke of Norfolk, College Exercise. Norbury T.B ; (7) Oxford, Capel, Sandal, London Scholars' Pleasure, Kingston T.B,; 53 changes of method
1 Frank Osbaldiston
2 Rosemary S Spencer
3 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
4 William A Hibbert
5 J Wilfred Scarrott
6 Neil D Lomas

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 28 February 1987 (20–0–20 in E)
1280 London Surprise Major
1 R Ann Agnew
2 Jeffrey Brannan
3 Michael Thomson
4 Malcolm Murphy
5 Simon J Poole
6 J David Atkinson
7 Ivor R Nichols
8 Frank R Morton (C)
Rung for the Licensing of Revd Brian Harris as Priest-in-Charge of St Werburgh, Warburton

Chester Diocesan Guild
Knutsford, Cheshire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 28 February 1987 in 2h 37 (11–2–16 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (3m)
2 720s each London, Beverley, Surfleet; 1 720 Cambridge
1 James H Townsend
2 Shirley Harris
3 David Hunns
4 Jackie Roberts
5 Peter J Townsend
6 Rev Brian Harris (C)
First Surprise on the bells. By the local band for the Chester Guild Centenary.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bowdon, Greater Manchester
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 28 February 1987 in 3h 6 (18–0–6 in E)
5056 Draycott Surprise Major
Composed by W Barton
1 Jackie Roberts
2 Nicholas Thomson
3 Alan Foster
4 Graham Bradshaw
5 Ian W Taylor
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 Peter J Townsend
8 Denis Mottershead (C)
First peal in the method.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 3 March 1987 in 2h 35 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Rev Brian Harris
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Frank C Price
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 Neil D Lomas
A compliment to Rev Brian Harris to be licensed as Priest in Charge at Warburton, Cheshire on March 4th 1987
Ringing World April 10th 1987 No. 3963 page 339
Ringing World page reference: 3963.0339

Chester Diocesan Guild
Weaverham, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 3 March 1987 (9–0–23 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Donna L Mort
2 Pauline Taylor (C)
3 Peter Schofield
4 Linda M Capper
5 Richard K Parkin
6 Pam Thomson
First attempt - 1.
For the birth of Martin Philip Jopp, born 20th February, nephew of the conductor.
One of four sponsored quarters for "St Mary's Special Appeal", raising money for work on the church.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 3 March 1987 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Jenny Coe
2 Kathryn M Barlow
3 Robert Peers
4 Susan E Wallace
5 Margaret K S Allin
6 Gavin E Price
7 Ernest T Carvell
8 John S T Willasey (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Over, Cheshire
St Chad
Thursday, 5 March 1987 (13–2–15 in F♯)
1280 Over Delight Major
1 Nicholas Thomson (C)
2 Graeme A Littler
3 Ian W Taylor
4 Michael Thomson
5 J Robert Jervis
6 Malcolm Murphy
7 Andrew J Jobson
8 John F Oultram
First in the method for all; for Patronal Festival.
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bowdon, Greater Manchester
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 7 March 1987 in 3h 3 (18–0–6 in E)
5024 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by J W Parker
1 Christine H Shekelton
2 Alastair J Hopkins
3 Elspeth J Friend
4 Zoe V Friend
5 Duncan G Walker
6 Simon J Poole
7 Peter J Townsend (C)
8 David W Friend
First S Major: 4.
On the Chester Diocesan Guild Centenary Dinner Day; also for the licensing of Rev. Brian Harris as priest-in-charge at the Parish Church of St. Werburgh, Warburton, in the Deanery of Bowdon, on Wednesday, 4th March, 1987.
In memory of the tragic loss of lives in the Townsend Thoresen ferry disaster.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 8 March 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Pam Powell
2 David J Pigg
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Edward C Gorton
5 Michael Thomson (C)
6 J Mark Stevenson
For evensong for the visit of the Archdeacon of Chester

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 10 March 1987 in 2h 55 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
Composed by J Brannan
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Alan F Scholfield
5–6 Frank C Price
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 J David Atkinson
11–12 Rev Brian Harris
Farewell compliment by the Cheshire Tuesday Handbell Band to Frank Price, leaving for Newmarket
Ringing World April 10th 1987 No. 3963 page 339
Ringing World page reference: 3963.0339

Chester Diocesan Guild
Weaverham, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 10 March 1987 (9–0–23 in A♭)
1320 Spliced Surprise Minor (2m)
720 Cambridge, 600 London
1 Pam Thomson
2 Linda M Capper
3 Richard K Parkin
4 Peter Schofield
5 Adrian J Bowen
6 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First spliced - 3, 4
One of four sponsored quarters for "St Mary's Special Appeal", raising money for work on the church.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Tuesday, 10 March 1987 in 46m (20–0–20 in E)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Jackie Wilson
2 Mrs E Sylvia Bailey
3 Gordon Garnett
4 Diana Scott
5 Andrew J Cox
6 Stephen Bailey
7 George H Bailey
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
First of Major 1

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 10 March 1987 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Margaret K S Allin
2 Janet M Harris
3 Susan E Wallace
4 Jenny Coe
5 Gavin E Price
6 John S T Willasey
7 Robert Peers (C)
8 Eric R Jones

Chester Diocesan Guild
Disley, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 14 March 1987 in 2h 48 (7–1–8 in A)
5040 Spliced Treble Bob Minor (35m)
7 extents in 35 methods: (1) Dover, Fotheringay, Skipton, Balmoral, Chepstow Delight; (2) Ely, Bogedone, Knutsford, Wilmslow, Rostherne Delight; (3) Abbeyville, Crowland, Combermere, Vale Royal, St. Werburgh Delight; (4) Marple, Newdigate, Old Oxford, College Bob IV, Willesden Delight; (5) Braintree, Charlwood, Neasden, St. Albans, Wragby Delight; (6) Morning Star, Ockley, Duke of Norfolk, College Exercise, Norbury Treble Bob; (7) Oxford, Capel, Sandal, London Scholars' Pleasure, Kingston Treble Bob.
1 Simon J Poole
2 Sue Barrett
3 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
4 Neil D Lomas
5 Geoffrey R Gardner
6 Peter Dyson
First peal on the bells for 23 years. Bells rehung 1969.
A Chester Guild Centenary Peal.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Crewe, Cheshire
Christ Church
Saturday, 14 March 1987 in 3h (20–0–0 in E)
5056 Southwell Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Wilfred Kerr
2 Jennifer M Beech
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Frank Beech
5 Michael Thomson
6 Mervyn J Harrison
7 Roland W Morant
8 Frank R Morton (C)
300th Major: 8
Chester DG Centenary Celebration Peal
Ringing World April 3rd 1987 No. 3962 page 311

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
47 Coniston Drive
Tuesday, 17 March 1987 in 2h 13 (11)
5024 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by A Wilson
1–2 Rev Brian Harris
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Peter J Townsend
Farewell peal to Mr and Mrs F C Price
Ringing World April 10th 1987 No. 3963 page 339
Ringing World page reference: 3963.0339

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
47 Coniston Drive
Tuesday, 17 March 1987 in 1h 49 (12)
5040 Minor (3m)
2 extents each Kent TB, Oxford TB, 3 Plain Bob
1–2 Frank C Price
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 Neil D Lomas
Farewell peal to Mr and Mrs F C Price
Ringing World April 10th 1987 No. 3963 page 339
Ringing World page reference: 3963.0339

Chester Diocesan Guild
Norbury, Greater Manchester
St Thomas
Friday, 20 March 1987 in 2h 57 (14–1–22 in F♯)
5184 Spliced Surprise Major (10m)
10m: 576 Ashtead, Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative, Yorkshire; 384 London, Rutland, Uxbridge; 132 changes of method.
Composed by Norman Smith
1 Sidney Hough
2 Anne C Orme
3 C Michael Orme
4 Geoffrey R Gardner
5 Neil D Lomas
6 Simon J Poole
7 Richard S Starkie
8 Ivor R Nichols (C)
First 10-Spliced: 2 & 6.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 20 March 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 John R Bibby
2 Lesley M Egden
3 Fiona G Harrison
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 William E Court
7 Geoffrey A Parting
8 John F Oultram (C)
First Surprise Major inside - 2

Chester Diocesan Guild
Barthomley, Cheshire
St Bertoline
Saturday, 21 March 1987 in 2h 56 (13–1–14 in E)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by S Biddleston
1 Mary E Horrocks
2 Julia J Johnson
3 Mervyn J Harrison
4 Paul Maddock
5 Andrew P Simcox
6 Frank R Morton (C)
7 Roland W Morant
8 Stephen Butterfield
First peal: 1,8
Chester DG Centenary Celebration Peal
Ringing World April 10th 1987 No. 3963 page 335

Chester Diocesan Guild
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Fallowfield, Holy Innocents
Sunday, 22 March 1987 in 2h 57 (13–2–19)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by N J Pitstow
1 Christopher J Armes
2 Zoe V Friend
3 Christine H Shekelton
4 Frances A Shekelton
5 Ruth E Murdie
6 Elspeth J Friend
7 Duncan G Walker (C)
8 Simon J Poole
First Yorkshire: 2, 3.
First TB: 1.
Ringing world: 3963.0335

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 22 March 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1311 Stedman Cinques
1 John S Hopwood
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Christine Mills
4 Lenard J Mitchell
5 Ian H Jorysz
6 George W Phillips
7 Timothy G Haslam
8 Robert Peers
9 Paul D A Mills (C)
10 Eric R Jones
11 Geoffrey C Sparling
12 Richard R Moore
First on 12: 12
First Stedman Cinques: 6

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 24 March 1987 in 2h 18 (11)
5024 London Surprise Major
Composed by H Dains
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Frank C Price
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 J David Atkinson
Ringing World April 10th 1987 No. 3963 page 339
Ringing World page reference: 3963.0339

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Wednesday, 25 March 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Mark A Humphreys
2 Brenda D Humphreys
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Peter F Humphreys
5 Robert Peers
6 Christine Mills
7 George W Phillips (C)
8 David J W Humphreys

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Christ Church
Saturday, 28 March 1987 in 3h (23–2–3 in E♭)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by Stephen Fenwick
1 E Alyson Kerr
2 Elspeth J Friend
3 Alastair J Hopkins
4 Christine H Shekelton
5 Frances A Shekelton
6 Jackie Roberts
7 Geoffrey Fothergill
8 Peter J Townsend (C)
9 Peter G Bellamy Knights
10 Simon J Poole
First on 10 : 1,4 and 5, and as conductor.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chelford, Cheshire
St John the Evangelist
Saturday, 28 March 1987 in 2h 25 (8–2–3 in A)
5040 Doubles and Minor (6m)
2160 Plain Bob Minor; 960 Plain Bob Doubles; 480 each of St Osmund, Eynesbury, St Martins and St Simons
1 Sally A Grace
2 William J Harrop
3 David M Ellis
4 Graham M Bradshaw (C)
5 Alastair M Bradshaw
6 Derek J Bradshaw
100th Peal on the bells.
Chester D G Centenary Peal.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Witton (Northwich), Cheshire
St Helen
Sunday, 29 March 1987 (14–0–0 in F)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 John McGowan
2 Lynne Sawyer
3 Helen Ward
4 Alastair Brierley
5 Frank Horrocks
6 Ray Poole
7 Ashley Pugh
8 Stephen R Knight (C)
For Mothering Sunday and the reopening of Witton Church for Services

Chester Diocesan Guild
Lymm, Cheshire
83 Sandy Lane
Sunday, 29 March 1987 in 2h 14 (15)
5120 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Graeme A Littler
3–4 Nicholas Thomson
5–6 David G Ogden (C)
7–8 Malcolm Murphy
First in hand - 1-2 and 3-4; first in hand as conductor; first Treble Bob in hand - 7-8.
A Guild Centenary Peal

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 31 March 1987 in 2h 15 (11)
5152 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by M Maughan
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 C Kenneth Lewis
Ringing World May 8th 1987 No. 3967 page 432
Ringing World page reference: 3967.0432

Chester Diocesan Guild
Weaverham, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 31 March 1987 (9–0–23 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Michelle Mainwaring
2 Linda M Capper
3 Peter Schofield (C)
4 Alison Owen
5 Richard K Parkin
6 Pam Thomson
First attempt - 1.
One of four sponsored quarters for "St Mary's Special Appeal", raising money for work on the church.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
St Luke
Wednesday, 1 April 1987 in 2h 36 (6 in B♭)
5040 Grandsire Doubles
42 six-scores, all 10 callings
1 Neal Henley (15)
2 Peter Buxton (14)
3 David Young (C)
4 K Elaine Young
5 Simon Capewell (15)
6 Jonathan Blackhurst (15)
First peal: 1,2,6
First Doubles: 4,5
By Junior Service Band!
Ringing World May 8th 1987 No. 3967 page 428

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Thursday, 2 April 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Hoole Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram (C)
2 David J Pigg
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 J Robert Jervis
5 Michael Thomson
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Malcolm Murphy
First in the method for all.
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 3 April 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Aries Surprise Major
1 Lesley M Egden
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 John F Oultram
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Ian W Taylor
6 J Denis Maddock
7 John R Bibby
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
1st in method by all
An 80th birthday compliment to Mrs Agnes Hood, grandmother of ringer of 1

Chester Diocesan Guild
Acton, Cheshire
St Mary
Friday, 3 April 1987 in 2h 49 (13–0–8 in F)
5040 Minor (5m)
1 extent each of St Clement’s, Oxford TB, Cambridge S, Kent TB, 3 Plain Bob
1 Nicholas Jones
2 Marion E Moulton
3 Wilfred Kerr
4 Roland W Morant
5 Frank R Morton (C)
6 Frederick S Sutton
First peal: 1
Most Minor methods inside: 3
Ringing World April 24th 1987 No. 3965 page 382

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Sunday, 5 April 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 Brenda D Humphreys
2 Sally R J Hewitt
3 Christine Mills
4 Lisa K Jones
5 George W Phillips
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Paul D A Mills (C)
8 David J W Humphreys
By the local bang to celebrate the Golden Wedding anniversary of Edna and Barry Cremin.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 7 April 1987 in 2h 18 (11)
5184 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by M Maughan
1–2 Brian Harris
3–4 Alan F Scholfield
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Neil D Lomas
Ringing World May 8th 1987 No. 3967 page 432
Ringing World page reference: 3967.0432

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Merriot, 23 Brooklands Drive
Tuesday, 7 April 1987 in 2h 30 (11)
5056 Treble Bob Major (2m)
Ilkeston variation
1–2 David N Young
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 William F Gibbons
Ringing World May 8th 1987 No. 3967 page 432
Ringing World page reference: 3967.0432

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tilston, Cheshire
St Mary
Thursday, 9 April 1987 (9–1–12 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Frank E Morrall
3 Jenny Jones
4 Colin Mitchell
5 George E Morrall (C)
6 P C Morrall
Silver Wedding compliment to Frank and Rachel Morrall.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Oxton, Wirral
St Saviour
Saturday, 11 April 1987 (20–1–16 in E)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Christine Mills
2 Christina D A Walker
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Robert Peers
5 George W Phillips
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Gavin E Price
8 Christopher J Eden
9 Paul D A Mills (C)
10 Ernest T Carvell

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 12 April 1987 in 2h 54 (20–0–20 in E)
5040 Plain Bob Major
Composed by H J Howlett
1 Jackie Wilson
2 Sylvia Bailey
3 Gordon Garnett
4 Diana Scott
5 Andrew J Cox
6 Stephen Bailey
7 George H Bailey
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
First peal -1
First peal on the bells by a local band.
For the centenary of the Chester Diocesan Guild of Church Bellringers 1887-1987

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 12 April 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1311 Stedman Cinques
1 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Christine Mills
4 Charles B Pemberton
5 Alexander J Martin
6 Christina D A Walker
7 Robert Peers
8 Ian H Jorysz
9 Gavin E Price
10 Timothy G Haslam
11 Paul D A Mills
12 Richard R Moore
First Stedman Cinques: 6 & 9

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Merriot, 23 Brooklands Drive
Monday, 13 April 1987 in 2h 10 (15)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 David N Young (C)
First as conductor in hand
First peal on the bells
To celebrate the centenary of the Chester DG
Ringing World May 8th 1987 No. 3967 page 432
Ringing World page reference: 3967.0432

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 14 April 1987 in 2h 18 (11)
5090 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by B D Price
1–2 Brian Harris
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 C Kenneth Lewis
Ringing World May 8th 1987 No. 3967 page 432
Ringing World page reference: 3967.0432

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Wednesday, 15 April 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1250 Superlative Surprise Major
1 Brenda D Humphreys
2 Christine Mills (C)
3 Sally R J Hewitt
4 Susan D Sparling
5 George W Phillips
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Robert Peers
8 Paul D A Mills
First in method as C

Chester Diocesan Guild
Oxton, Wirral
St Saviour
Thursday, 16 April 1987 (20–1–16 in E)
1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1 Diane A Brown
2 Ernest T Carvell
3 Alexander J Martin
4 Charles B Pemberton
5 Robert Peers
6 William Harrison
7 Gavin E Price
8 Peter D Hughes (C)
9 Eric R Jones
10 John Hyden
Wedding compliment to Chris Martin and Joy Allway, to be married on Easter Monday at St Peter's, Tiverton

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bredbury, Greater Manchester
St Mark
Friday, 17 April 1987 in 2h 52 (11–2–7 in G)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Andrew R Mays
2 Christine H Shekelton
3 Norman A Johnson
4 Zoe V Friend
5 Elspeth J Friend
6 Lynne P Craven
7 Duncan G Walker (C)
8 Simon J Poole
First Cambridge Major: 6.
Half-muffled for Good Friday.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Saturday, 18 April 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Jennifer R Sparling
2 Sally R J Hewitt (C)
3 Brenda D Humphreys
4 Susan D Sparling
5 Christine Mills
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 George W Phillips
8 Paul D A Mills
First Treble Bob Major: 1
First Surprise Major as C

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Greater Manchester
All Saints
Saturday, 18 April 1987 in 2h 58 (13–2–12 in F)
5120 (4) Spliced Surprise Major
1440 Yorkshire, 1280 each Cambridge Lincolnshire, 1120 Rutland. 69 changes of method all the work
Composed by P.G.K. Davies
1 James H Townsend
2 John Hyden
3 Alastair J Hopkins
4 Duncan G Walker
5 Malcolm Murphy
6 Simon J Poole
7 Jeffrey Brannan
8 Peter J Townsend (C)
First Spliced 3 and as conductor. 25th together 6 and 8. Dedicated to the work and life of W F (Bill) Peters who died 11th April 1987. A Chester D G Centenary Peal

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
All Saints, Hoole
Saturday, 18 April 1987 in 2h 30 (7½ in B)
5040 Minor (5m)
Single Oxford, Oxford Treble Bob, Cambridge Surprise, Kent Treble Bob, Plain Bob
1 Jackie Roberts
2 Shirley Harris
3 Brian Harris (C)
4 Helen S Mitchell
5 Brian Blakey
6 Christopher C Roberts
For the re-ordering of the church
[rung on 18/4/1987 as recorded in the Hoole Peal Book and confirmed by the personal records of participants. the date of 10/4/1987, as printed in the Ringing World, is incorrect.]
Ringing World page reference: 3973.0563

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University Church of St Mary the Great
Monday, 20 April 1987 in 3h 20 (27–0–10 in C♯)
5117 Stedman Cinques
Composed by J McDonald
1 John Hyden
2 Anne C Orme
3 Peter C Randall (C)
4 Richard J Parker
5 David W Friend
6 George H Campling
7 Brian Harris
8 Lenard J Mitchell
9 C Michael Orme
10 Richard S Starkie
11 Jeffrey Brannan
12 Alan F Scholfield
Ringing World page reference: 3967.0428

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 21 April 1987 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1344 Rutland Surprise Major
1 T Gye
2 Robert Peers
3 Catherine Parr
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 Ernest T Carvell
6 Margaret K S Allin
7 John G Lifton
8 John S T Willasey

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tushingham, Cheshire
St Chad
Saturday, 25 April 1987 in 2h 29 (11–1–7 in G♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (12m)
(1) Luton, Broomfield, Ripley; (2) Primrose; (3) Bourne; (4) York, Durham: (5) Norwich; (6) Beverley, Surfleet: (7) Ipswich, Cambridge
1 Frederick S Sutton
2 Andrew P Simcox
3 David J Phillips
4 Mervyn J Harrison
5 Roland W Morant
6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 3968.0450

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stalybridge, Greater Manchester
Holy Trinity, Castlehall
Saturday, 25 April 1987 in 3h 2 (15–0–8 in F♯)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J R Pritchard
1 Graham M Bradshaw
2 Jackie Roberts
3 James H Townsend
4 Christine H Shekelton
5 C Kenneth Lewis
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 Peter J Townsend (C)
8 Simon J Poole
For the Centenary of the Chester Diocesan Guild.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bredbury, Greater Manchester
St Mark
Saturday, 25 April 1987 in 2h 57 (11–2–7 in G)
5040 Plain Bob Major
Composed by Arr A C D Mayes
1 Trevor W Marchbank
2 E Alyson Kerr
3 Maggie Joyce
4 Robin Shipp
5 Andrew R Mays
6 Peter Broadbent
7 Peter Joyce
8 Andrew C D Mayes (C)
For Patronal Festival. A Guild Centenary Peal.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 26 April 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1250 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Bernard J Ongley
2 David J Pigg
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Andrew J Jobson
5 Graeme A Littler
6 Edward C Gorton
7 John F Oultram
8 Michael Thomson (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warburton, Greater Manchester
St Werburgh’s Vicarage
Tuesday, 28 April 1987 in 2h 32 (15)
5120 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J Clatworthy
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis
5–6 Neil D Lomas
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 Brian Harris
A 78th birthday compliment to Dennis Henshaw of Christ Church, Macclesfield
Ringing World June 12th 1987 No. 3972 page 543
Ringing World page reference: 3972.0543

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wallasey, Wirral
St Hilary of Poitiers
Wednesday, 29 April 1987 in 2h 46 (8–2–17 in G)
5040 Minor (7m)
(7m: 1 extent each of Kent Treble Bob, Oxford Treble Bob, Cambridge Surprise, Beverley Surprise, St. Clement's, Oxford Bob and Plain Bob
1 David C Denson
2 John McCulloch
3 Christina D A Walker
4 Vivian T O Boase
5 Charles B Pemberton
6 T Roy Humphreys (C)
First Minor: 1
To mark the installation of the Rev. Richard Orton M.A., as Rector, and to welcome him and his family to the church and parish.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Wednesday, 29 April 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (5m)
Cambridge, Yorkshire, Superlative, Rutland, Lincolnshire
1 Brenda D Humphreys
2 Sally R J Hewitt
3 Christine Mills
4 Robert Peers
5 George W Phillips
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Eric R Jones
8 Paul D A Mills (C)
1st C Y S R N: 2, 3, 5, 6.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Saturday, 2 May 1987 in 3h 17 (28–3–6 in D)
5042 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
Composed by A S Hudson
1 Denis A Frith
2 John Hyden
3 Bernard F L Groves
4 Eric Sutton
5 Graham M Bradshaw
6 Duncan G Walker
7 Stephen W Robinson
8 Denis Mottershead (C)
9 Adrian Knights
10 Noel J Diserens
11 Alan J Frost
12 Reginald T McKenzie
1st S Maximus inside - 6 & 7. Completes the Cambridge family - 4 & 7.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
St Mary the Virgin
Monday, 4 May 1987 in 3h 12 (17–0–9 in E)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by M J Platt
1 John Hyden
2 William A Hibbert
3 Alan G Foster
4 Graham M Bradshaw
5 Christopher C Roberts
6 Stephen W Robinson
7 Andrew B Mills
8 Denis Mottershead (C)
RW 3971/516.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Runcorn, Cheshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 5 May 1987 (15–3–15 in E)
1250 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
1 Douglas Lowe
2 George E Morrall
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Walter Allman
5 Robert Peers
6 Denis Maddock
7 John F Oultram
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Over, Cheshire
St Chad
Wednesday, 6 May 1987 (13–2–15 in F♯)
1272 Plain Bob Minor
1 Linda M Capper
2 E Edward Sephton
3 Adrian J Bowen
4 John R Young
5 Marian Davies
6 J Robert Jervis (C)
First minor - 4

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Greater Manchester
All Saints
Thursday, 7 May 1987 (13–2–12 in F)
1280 Marple Surprise Major
1 Malcolm Murphy
2 J Robert Jervis
3 Ian W Taylor
4 John F Oultram
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 David J Pigg
7 Nicholas Thomson
8 Michael Thomson (C)
First in the method for all except 3

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Merriot, 23 Brooklands Drive
Thursday, 7 May 1987 in 2h 22 (11)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by A Knights
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 David N Young
Ringing World June 5th 1987 No. 3971 page 518
Ringing World page reference: 3971.0518

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 10 May 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1346 Lincolnshire Surprise Maximus
1 John Hyden
2 Sally R J Hewitt
3 Maria T Jorysz
4 Christine Mills
5 Susan D Sparling
6 Ian H Jorysz
7 M Hart
8 Eric R Jones
9 Paul D A Mills (C)
10 John S Hopwood
11 Peter L Furniss
12 John S T Willasey
First inside blows to Maximus: 3
First in method: 2, 5, 6, 7 ,8 ,12

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 12 May 1987 in 2h 33 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Alan F Scholfield
9–10 Brian Harris
Ringing World June 12th 1987 No. 3972 page 543
Ringing World page reference: 3972.0543

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 15 May 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Taurus Surprise Major
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 Ian W Taylor
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 J Denis Maddock
7 John R Bibby
8 John F Oultram (C)
1st in method by all

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bowdon, Greater Manchester
St Mary the Virgin
Friday, 15 May 1987 in 3h 8 (18–0–6 in E)
5184 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
768 each Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Rutland, Yorkshire; 576 each Bristol, Cambridge, Superlative; 384 London; 143 changes of method
Composed by M C W Sherwood
1 Ruth Murdie
2 Malcolm Murphy
3 Jackie Roberts
4 Simon J Poole
5 Geoffrey R Gardner
6 Trevor W Marchbank
7 Jeffrey Brannan
8 Peter J Townsend (C)
475th peal: 2. First 8-Spliced: 3, and as conductor.
Birthday compliment to Simon Poole

Chester Diocesan Guild
Weaverham, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 16 May 1987 in 2h 37 (9–0–23 in A♭)
5040 Surprise Minor (5m)
1 extent each London, Wells, Beverley and Surfleet 3 extents Cambridge.
1 Pamela Thomson
2 Linda M Capper
3 Alison Owen
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Richard K Parkin (C)
6 Ian W Taylor
First peal as conductor. For the Centenary of The Chester Diocesan Guild.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tattenhall, Cheshire
St Alban
Saturday, 16 May 1987 in 2h 42 (12–0–17 in F♯)
5040 Minor (5m)
2 extents each of Single Oxford Bob, Plain Bob and 1 extent each of Oxford T.B., Kent T.B. and Cambridge Suprise
1 Carolyn J Vickers
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Timothy J Dromgoole
4 Robert Peers
5 J Denis Maddock
6 Geoffrey Parting (C)
Ringing World page reference: 3974.0582

Chester Diocesan Guild
Duffield, Derbyshire
St Alkmund
Saturday, 16 May 1987 in 3h (17–2–11 in E)
5040 Camdone Surprise Royal
Composed by E Francis
1 Christine L J Mills
2 Pauline C Champion
3 Graham M Bradshaw
4 R Brian Mills
5 Timothy M Davis
6 Stephen W Robinson
7 Charles A S Webb
8 Reginald T McKenzie
9 Andrew B Mills
10 Denis Mottershead (C)
RW 1987.0582.
Felstead Database: Published as Camdon.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Crewe, Cheshire
Christ Church
Saturday, 16 May 1987 in 2h 57 (20–0–0 in E)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by N J Pitstow
1 Wilfred Kerr
2 Jennifer M Beech
3 Mervyn J Harrison
4 William F Gibbons
5 James R Gibb
6 Roy Worrall
7 Frank Beech
8 Frank R Morton (C)
First Surprise Major: 5
150th peal on the bells
23rd Wedding anniversary compliment to Frank and Jenny Beech, also 65th birthday compliment to Wilf Kerr
Ringing World June 12th 1987 No. 3972 page 540

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 19 May 1987 in 2h 17 (11)
5152 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by S Humphrey
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 C Kenneth Lewis
Ringing World June 12th 1987 No. 3972 page 543
Ringing World page reference: 3972.0543

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wallasey, Merseyside
St Nicholas
Thursday, 21 May 1987 (16–2–20 in E)
1280 Wallasey Surprise Major
1 Stephen R Knight
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Malcolm Murphy
5 John F Oultram
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 Michael Thomson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
1st in method by all
In memory of Mrs W Cresswell, grandmother of the ringer of the 4th, who died this day in her 102nd year
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 22 May 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Andrew J Jobson
2 Lesley M Egden
3 Jane D Johnston
4 Helen S Mitchell
5 Robert Peers
6 D Lowe
7 Henry A Blakemore
8 John F Oultram (C)
First blows in the method: 2

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tushingham, Cheshire
St Chad
Saturday, 23 May 1987 in 2h 32 (11–1–7 in G♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(7m: Tushingham, Chester, London, Bourne, York, Ipswich, Cambridge)
1 Geoffrey A Edwards
2 Mervyn J Harrison
3 Roland W Morant
4 David J Phillips
5 Andrew P Simcox
6 Frank R Morton (C)
100th peal on the bells.
Chester D.G. Centenary Celebration Peal, 1887-1987.
Ringing World page reference: 3973.0563

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Christ Church
Saturday, 23 May 1987 in 3h 2 (23–2–3 in E♭)
5000 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by J N Longridge
1 William A Hibbert
2 R Ann Agnew
3 Rosemary S Spencer
4 Helen S Mitchell
5 Alan G Foster
6 Peter C Maddocks
7 Andrew J Jobson
8 Richard S Starkie
9 Peter J Townsend (C)
10 Simon J Poole
50th peal : tenor
Wishing Jackie Roberts (Knutsford) a speedy recovery.
Ringing World page reference: 3973.0563

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 29 May 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Midge E Harvey
2 Alison K Bibby
3 Lesley M Egden
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 Andrew J Jobson (C)
6 John R Bibby

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 31 May 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1311 Stedman Cinques
1 Shirley Harris
2 Sue Barrett
3 David W Friend
4 Michael Thomson
5 Geoffrey R Gardner
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 Denis Mottershead
8 Nicholas J Willasey
9 Rev'd Brian Harris (C)
10 Ian W Taylor
11 Trevor Marchbank
12 Christopher C Roberts
For evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 2 June 1987 in 2h 27 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 Rev Brian Harris
7–8 Simon J Poole
First in hand: 7-8
Ringing World June 26th 1987 No. 3974 page 584
Ringing World page reference: 3974.0584

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stalybridge, Greater Manchester
St Paul, Stayley
Saturday, 6 June 1987 in 3h 8 (17–3–10 in E)
5184 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by C Forster
1 Ruth E Murdie
2 J David Atkinson
3 Jackie Roberts
4 C Kenneth Lewis
5 Duncan G Walker
6 C Michael Orme
7 Peter J Townsend (C)
8 Simon J Poole
A Chester Diocesan Guild Centenary Peal.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Wirral
Christ Church
Sunday, 7 June 1987 (14–1–25 in F)
1296 Stedman Triples
1 Sally R J Hewitt
2 Brenda D Humphreys
3 Christine Mills
4 Robert Peers
5 George W Phillips
6 Gavin E Price
7 Paul D A Mills (C)
8 Peter F Humphreys
For the 83rd anniversary of Christ Church and the joint service of Pentecost

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 7 June 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Michael Thomson
2 Elizabeth McIntyre
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Edward C Gorton
5 David J Pigg (C)
6 Alison K C Rumbold
First inside - 2; for Whitsun evensong.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 7 June 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Jacqueline Roberts
2 J W Griffiths
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Robert Peers
5 C T Graham
6 William E Court
7 George E Morrall (C)
8 David R Marshall
9 E Hotine
10 Geoffrey Parting
For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Cheshire
St Barnabas
Thursday, 11 June 1987 in 3h 4 (23–1–5 in E♭)
5120 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by N J Diserens
1 Sandra Mitchell
2 L Martin Daniels
3 Robert Peers
4 Richard I Alton
5 Eric R Jones
6 Ernest E Runciman
7 John Hyden
8 Lenard J Mitchell (C)
On Patronal Festival for the start of the Village Summer Fair.
Also for the Centenary of the Guild.
Ringing World page reference: 3979.0686

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 12 June 1987 in 2h 51 (12–1–3 in F♯)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J R Pritchard
1 Midge E Harvey
2 Lesley M Egden
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Heather Llewellyn
5 Diana M Anderson
6 Henry A Blakemore
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
First peal, first attempt; 1,4.
To commemorate the centenary of the Chester Diocesan Guild of Church Bell-Ringers 1887-1987. Rung by the Sunday service band.
Also a 21st birthday compliment to Lesley Egden (5th June 1987)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 13 June 1987 in 3h 19 (26–0–21 in D)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
Composed by J Brannan
1 Derek F Yates
2 Roy Worrall
3 C Michael Orme
4 Ivor R Nichols
5 Patricia D Taeuber
6 Simon J Poole
7 Peter J Joyce
8 Michael W Crowder
9 William H Dowse
10 A Terence Collins
11 Richard S Starkie
12 Jeffrey Brannan (C)
Fist peal of Surprise Maximus : Peter Joyce.
Completes the Cambridge family : Simon Poole.
Circled the tower : Ivor Nichols.
A birthday compliment to Mike Orme.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 16 June 1987 in 2h 15 (11)
5152 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Rev Brian Harris
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Neil D Lomas
7–8 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
Ringing World July 17th 1987 No. 3977 page 649
Ringing World page reference: 3977.0649

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Greater Manchester
All Saints
Saturday, 20 June 1987 in 3h 3 (13–2–12 in F)
5040 Minor (6m)
1 extent each of Norwich, Cambridge Surprise. Oxford, Kent TB, St Clements. 2 Plain Bob
1 Andrew R Mays
2 Helen Foster
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 Maggie Joyce
5 Peter J Joyce (C)
6 Geoffrey Gardner
To welcome Emma Victoria Marchbank also to congratulate Trevor and Carol on the birth of their daughter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Witton (Northwich), Cheshire
St Helen
Sunday, 21 June 1987 in 2h 48 (14–0–0 in F)
5040 Plain Bob Major
1 David Godfrey
2 Shirley Harris
3 Helen Ward
4 Lynne Sawyer
5 Frank Horrocks
6 Alastair Brierley
7 Ashley Pugh
8 Rev Brian Harris (C)
A welcome to Rev Tony Long
A guild centenary peal
First major: 3,4,5,6
Ringing World page reference: 3980.0707

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 21 June 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1280 Pudsey Surprise Major
1 Linda M Capper
2 Graeme A Littler
3 Christopher A Bradshaw
4 Michael Thomson
5 Edward C Gorton
6 Malcolm Murphy
7 John F Oultram
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Lymm, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Monday, 22 June 1987 (14–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Gillian Stinson
2 Nicholas Thomson (C)
3 John Birks
4 Sara F Dines
5 Douglas W Kirkpatrick
6 Robert F Harris
First Quarter - 1; first inside - 4

Chester Diocesan Guild
Lymm, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Thursday, 25 June 1987 (14–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Gillian Stinson
2 John Birks
3 Nicholas Thomson (C)
4 Sara F Dines
5 Douglas W Kirkpatrick
6 Robert F Harris

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bunbury, Cheshire
St Boniface
Sunday, 28 June 1987 (14¾ in F)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 John E Elsworth
2 Lesley M Egden
3 Robert Peers
4 C J Polly Booker
5 David A Elsworth
6 Henry A Blakemore
7 P A Booker
8 John F Oultram (C)
On the last Sunday of the Rev. T S Atkins as Vicar of Bunbury.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 30 June 1987 in 2h 18 (11)
5024 London Surprise Major
Composed by H Dains
1–2 Brian Harris
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Alan F Scholfield
Ringing World August 7th 1987 No. 3980 page 713
Ringing World page reference: 3980.0713

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Christ Church
Sunday, 5 July 1987 in 3h 15 (23–2–3 in E♭)
5080 Spliced Surprise Royal (8m)
720 Rutland, 680 Bristol, London (No 3), 640 Cambridge, Pudsey, 600 Superlative (No 2), 560 Lincolnshire, Yorkshire. 119 changes of method. All the work.
Composed by R C Kippin
1 John Hyden
2 Christine Andrew
3 Richard J Parker
4 Michael H Tompsett
5 Richard S Starkie
6 Trevor W Marchbank
7 Rev Brian Harris
8 Neil D Lomas
9 Jeffrey Brannan
10 George H Campling (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Monday, 6 July 1987 in 2h 3 (11)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 David N Young (C)
First Oxford Minor in hand: 1-2
First in the method in hand as conductor
Ringing World July 31st 1987 No. 3979 page 689
Ringing World page reference: 3979.0689

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 7 July 1987 in 2h 20 (11)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1–2 Peter J Townsend
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
First Surprise in hand: 1-2
Ringing World August 7th 1987 No. 3980 page 713
Ringing World page reference: 3980.0713

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 9 July 1987 (20–0–20 in E)
1312 Spliced Surprise Major (10m)
1 Malcolm Murphy
2 Graeme A Littler
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 J Robert Jervis
5 David J Pigg
6 Michael Thomson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Ian W Taylor
To welcome Simon Taylor another boy for Pauline & Ian Taylor, a brother for Philip born 8.7.87

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 10 July 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Pudsey Surprise Major
1 Robert Peers
2 Lesley M Egden
3 J D Maddock
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 William E Court
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
First blows in method: 2, 4

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eccleston, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 11 July 1987 in 3h 10 (26–3–3 in E♭)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J R Pritchard
1 Colin T Graham (C)
2 Jacqueline Roberts
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Christopher C Roberts
5 Donald R Marshall
6 J David Adams
7 Peter C Maddocks
8 Simon J Poole
50th for the Guild: 8.
Birthday compliment to the conductor.
A Chester Guild Centenary Peal.
Ringing World page reference: 3980.0707

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 12 July 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1346 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
1 Margaret K S Allin
2 Lenard J Mitchell
3 Christine Mills
4 Maria T Jorysz
5 Ian H Jorysz
6 John S Hopwood
7 George W Phillips
8 Eric R Jones
9 Paul D A Mills (C)
10 Gavin E Price
11 John G Lifton
12 John S T Willasey
First Surprise Maximus: 1,7 & 10
First Cambridge Surprise Maximus: 3

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 14 July 1987 in 2h 18 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Rev Brian Harris
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 Neil D Lomas
7–8 Simon J Poole
Ringing World August 7th 1987 No. 3980 page 713
Ringing World page reference: 3980.0713

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 17 July 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Aldenham Surprise Major
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 John R Bibby
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Stephen R Knight
5 John F Oultram
6 J Denis Maddock
7 David J Pigg
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
1st in method by all

Chester Diocesan Guild
Pott Shrigley, Cheshire
St Christopher
Saturday, 18 July 1987 in 2h 43 (10–3–21 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
Wells, London, Durham, York, Surfleet, Beverley, Norwich
1 Brian Schofield
2 Ruth H Smith
3 Kathleen M Matheson
4 Simon J Poole
5 Duncan M Matheson
6 Robert B Smith (C)
First S minor: 3, 4 & 5.
Retirement compliment to
the Vicar of Pott Shrigley,
Rev. Herbert E. Watkins.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 19 July 1987 in 2h 43 (20–0–20 in E)
5040 Stedman Triples
1 Stephen R Knight
2 Andrew Cox
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 John F Oultram
5 Peter Townsend
6 George Bailey
7 Ian W Taylor (C)
8 Michael Thomson
First in method as conductor
First in method: 2,3,5
To welcome Simon Taylor born 08/07/1987
Ringing World page reference: 3981.0730

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 19 July 1987 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Pam Powell
2 Heather Powell
3 Michael Thomson (C)
4 Edward C Gorton
5 David J Pigg
6 Nicholas Thomson
First inside - 2; Compliment to Heather, Rose Queen for 1987.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 21 July 1987 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1296 Stedman Triples
1 Christine Mills
2 Margaret K S Allin
3 Kathryn M Barlow
4 Robert Peers
5 Susan E Wallace
6 Paul D A Mills
7 John S T Willasey (C)
8 Michael E Lloyd-Morris

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Galey Cottage, Blackden
Thursday, 23 July 1987 in 1h 51 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
2 extents each Kent, Oxford TB, 3 Plain Bob
1–2 David N Young
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
First peal on the bells
To celebrate the centenary of the Chester D G
Also for the marriage this day of Sue Barrett and Peter Dyson, General Secretary of the Chester D G
Ringing World August 14th 1987 No. 3981 page 733
Ringing World page reference: 3981.0733

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 24 July 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Pudsey Surprise Major
1 D Lowe
2 William E Court
3 T J Dromgoole
4 Helen S Mitchell
5 Robert Peers
6 Henry A Blakemore
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bowdon, Greater Manchester
St Mary the Virgin
Friday, 24 July 1987 in 3h 8 (18–0–6 in E)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Frances A Shekelton
2 Shirley Harris
3 Valerie W Foster
4 John Hyden
5 C Kenneth Lewis
6 Alan G Foster
7 Geoffrey R Gardner
8 Rev Brian Harris (C)
First Surprise inside: 3.
With the best wishes of the band to Peter Dyson, Guild Secretary and his bride, Sue Barrett, on their wedding.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Sunday, 26 July 1987 (11–3–15 in G)
1440 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Matthew Cookson
2 C W Lawton
3 Frank Moss
4 Tony Greenham
5 Frank Osbaldiston (C)
6 Erwin Barber
For evensong and also a wedding compliment to Sue and Peter Dyson

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 26 July 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1 Christine Mills
2 Sally R J Hewitt
3 Alexander J Martin
4 Charles B Pemberton
5 George W Phillips
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Eric R Jones
8 Ernest W Runciman
9 John Hyden
10 Paul D A Mills (C)
First Surprise Royal: 6
A 40th birthday compliment to Gavin Price

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 31 July 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Andrew J Jobson
2 Alison K Bibby
3 G Mary Cox
4 J D Maddock
5 Midge E Harvey
6 Henry A Blakemore
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
A 35th (Coral) Wedding Anniversary Compliment to Mary and George Cox (31/7/87).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Cheshire
All Saints
Saturday, 1 August 1987 in 2h 55 (13–2–12 in F)
5088 London Surprise Major
Composed by J W Washbrook
1 Roger C Briscoe
2 Stuart Holroyd
3 Ruth H Smith
4 Geoffrey R Gardner
5 Peter Broadbent
6 Michael Foulds
7 Stuart J Bamforth
8 Robert B Smith (C)
First peal 1. Rung by six members of the Whiting Society of Change Ringers and four Freemason. For the forthcoming marriage of Pam Crosby and Ron Andrews. Both local ringers at Marple.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Hartford, Cheshire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 1 August 1987 in 2h 47 (12–0–20 in G)
5040 Doubles (12m/16v)
(2 extents each New Bob, St Vedast, Huntspill, Grandsire, Winchendon, St Remigius, St Nicholas, Rev. Canterbury, Clifford's Pleasure, Southrepps, St Simon's, St Osmund, St Martin's, Plain Bob; 1 each Daffodil, Newborough, Bluebell, St John, Horsley, Lapley, Eynsham, Elford, St Ninian, St Felix, St Leonard, Austrey, April Day, Seighford)
1 Pamela Thomson
2 Elizabeth Sephton
3 E Edward Sephton
4 Malcolm Murphy
5 J Robert Jervis (C)
6 Janet Rees
Most m/v: 2, 3.
Most m/v as conductor.
For the Centenary of the Guild.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Weaverham, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Sunday, 2 August 1987 (9–0–23 in A♭)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Jayne Barlow
2 Rachel C Chamberlain
3 Alison Owen
4 Linda M Capper
5 Adrian J Bowen (C)
6 Pam Thomson
First Cambridge - 2.
To celebrate the birth of Simon Taylor, born 8th July 1987.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Christ Church
Thursday, 6 August 1987 (23–2–3 in E♭)
1282 Tarporley Surprise Royal
1 George H Bailey
2 Shirley Harris
3 Graeme A Littler
4 Christine B Andrew
5 J Robert Jervis
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Nicholas Thomson
9 Malcolm Murphy
10 Rev'd Brian Harris
First in the method for all.
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 7 August 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1344 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 J Denis Maddock
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 W E Court
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 John R Bibby
6 John F Oultram
7 Christopher C Roberts
8 Ian W Taylor (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 7 August 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 London Surprise Major
1 Henry A Blakemore
2 Christopher C Roberts
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 W E Court
5 J Denis Maddock
6 Ian W Taylor
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 7 August 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1440 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 J D Maddock
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 William E Court
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 John R Bibby
6 John F Oultram (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Peter
Saturday, 8 August 1987 in 2h 46 (7–2–22 in B♭)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Brian Schofield
2 Jackie Roberts
3 James H Townsend
4 Alastair J Hopkins
5 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
6 William H Dowse
7 Richard S Starkie
8 Simon J Poole
First major inside 3.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Merriot, 23 Brooklands Drive
Monday, 10 August 1987 in 2h 5 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 David N Young
Specially arranged as a wedding compliment to Catherine Hurst (a local ringer) and Robert Lloyd, who were married in St Luke’s Church, Goostrey on 8th August, also a 27th Wedding anniversary compliment to Gillian and David Young
Ringing World August 28th 1987 No. 3983 page 773
Ringing World page reference: 3983.0773

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warburton, Greater Manchester
St Werburgh’s Vicarage
Tuesday, 11 August 1987 in 2h 16 (11)
5184 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by M Maughan
1–2 Peter J Townsend
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Brian Harris
Ringing World September 18th 1987 No. 3986 page 832
Ringing World page reference: 3986.0832

Chester Diocesan Guild
Swynnerton, Staffordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 15 August 1987 in 2h 20 (7–1–8 in A)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
Composed by R D Bailey 5040 Block
1 Hilary A Skinner
2 Alastair M Bradshaw
3 Derek J Bradshaw
4 Alastair J Hopkins
5 Simon J Poole
6 Graham M Bradshaw (C)
First in method - 2, 4 and 5. 50th Peal - 3.
Completes family - 5.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Sunday, 16 August 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Robert Peers
2 Lesley M Egden
3 Sarah L Wharton
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 John R Bibby
6 John F Oultram (C)
For the Patronal Festival of St Lawrence, Frodsham

Chester Diocesan Guild
Crewe, Cheshire
Christ Church
Sunday, 16 August 1987 in 3h (20–0–0 in E)
5088 Plain Bob Major
Composed by R Bailey
1 Christopher J Heshall
2 William F Gibbons
3 A Doreen Edwards
4 Wilfred Kerr
5 David J Phillips
6 Paul Maddock
7 Frederick S Sutton
8 Frank R Morton (C)
First on eight: 1
100th peal together: 3,8
On the official closing day of the Crewe Heritage Festival by members of the South Cheshire Branch of the Chester DG
Ringing World September 4th 1987 No. 3984 page 791

Chester Diocesan Guild
Newchurch Kenyon, Cheshire
Thursday, 20 August 1987 (12–0–14 in F♯)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Malcolm Murphy
2 Nicholas Thomson
3 Graeme A Littler
4 David J Pigg
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 John F Oultram
7 Michael Thomson (C)
8 Ian W Taylor
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 21 August 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1264 Spliced Plain Major (2m)
656 Little Bob, 608 Plain Bob
1 William E Court
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 Geoffrey A Parting
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 Eric R Jones
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 Robert Peers (C)
8 John F Oultram

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
St Luke
Saturday, 22 August 1987 in 2h 22 (6 in B♭)
5040 Minor (7m)
1 extent each of Surfleet S, Beverley S, Cambridge S, Kent TB, Armitage-is the-name, St Clements and Plain Bob.
1 Derek J Bradshaw
2 Hilary A Skinner
3 Alastair M Bradshaw
4 Simon J Poole
5 Alastair J Hopkins
6 Graham M Bradshaw (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Church Lawton, Cheshire
All Saints
Saturday, 22 August 1987 in 2h 45 (8–1–2 in G)
5088 London Surprise Major
Composed by S Ivin
1 Christine Sherratt
2 Norman Sherratt (C)
3 Mervyn J Harrison
4 Harold Dowler
5 Raymond J Ballard
6 Michael Wilshaw
7 Charles A S Webb
8 Frank R Morton
Guild Centenary Peal
Ringing World September 18th 1987 No. 3986 page 830

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 23 August 1987 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Gavin E Price
2 John Hyden
3 Christine Mills
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 George W Phillips
7 Ernest T Carvell
8 Paul D A Mills (C)
9 John S T Willasey
10 Geoffrey C Sparling
First in method: 6 & 7

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warburton, Greater Manchester
St Werburgh’s Vicarage
Tuesday, 25 August 1987 in 2h 33 (11)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson (No. 1)
1–2 Peter J Townsend
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis
5–6 J David Atkinson (C)
7–8 Peter C Randall
9–10 Brian Harris
21st birthday compliment to Stuart Hutchieson of Abbots Bromley
Ringing World September 18th 1987 No. 3986 page 832
Ringing World page reference: 3986.0832

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 25 August 1987 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 John S T Willasey
2 Robert Peers
3 Carol Parr
4 Margaret K S Allin
5 Susan E Wallace
6 Peter D Hughes (C)
7 John G Lifton
8 Michael E Lloyd-Morris

Chester Diocesan Guild
Goostrey, Cheshire
Merriott, 23 Brooklands Drive
Tuesday, 25 August 1987 in 2h 5 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
2 extents each Kent TB, Oxford TB, 3 Plain Bob
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 David N Young (C)
First as conductor in hand in 3 methods
Ringing World October 2nd 1987 No. 3988 page 877
Ringing World page reference: 3988.0877

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Greater Manchester
All Saints
Monday, 31 August 1987 in 2h 50 (13–2–12 in F)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Frank Osbaldiston
2 Christine C Darby
3 Alec Osbaldiston
4 Robert B Smith (C)
5 Arthur W Hibbert
6 M Jack Pryor
7 Peter Broadbent
8 William H Dowse
50th peal 3. 400th peal 8

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Monday, 31 August 1987 in 3h 28 (24–3–0 in D)
5059 Grandsire Cinques
Composed by E C Shepherd
1 David W Friend (East Branch Chairman)
2 Pam Thomson (Hon Report Secretary)
3 Helen S Mitchell (Chester Branch Ringing Master)
4 Jacqueline Roberts (Hon Peal Recorder)
5 C Kenneth Lewis (Vice President)
6 Alexander J Martin (Vice President)
7 Christopher C Roberts (Central Council Representative)
8 W J Charles Seddon (Hon Press Officer)
9 Rev Brian Harris (Master) (C)
10 Peter Dyson (Hon Secretary & Treasurer)
11 Andrew C D Mayes (Hon Librarian)
12 Mervyn J Harrison (South Branch Ringing Master)
First on 12 bells: 2. First in method: 3, 4 & 7.
A Guild Officers' peal to celebrate the Guild's Centenary.
Ringing World page reference: 3989.0893

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 4 September 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Jersey Surprise Major
1 Lesley M Egden
2 John R Bibby
3 William E Court
4 John F Oultram
5 Stephen R Knight
6 J Denis Maddock
7 Geoffrey Parting
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
1st in method: 1,2,4,5,7
A birthday compliment to Midge Harvey, local ringer

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Tuesday, 8 September 1987 in 2h 13 (11)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by W Nicholl
1–2 Peter J Townsend
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Neil D Lomas
7–8 Rev Brian Harris (C)
Ringing World October 9th 1987 No. 3989 page 898
Ringing World page reference: 3989.0898

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
St Mary without the Walls, Handbridge
Wednesday, 9 September 1987 (19–3–12 in E♭)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (6m)
1 T J Dromgoole
2 William E Court
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 George E Morrall (C)
5 Robert Peers
6 Christopher C Roberts
7 John F Oultram
8 John R Bibby
First 6 spliced: 5

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
St Chad’s Bell Tower
Thursday, 10 September 1987 in 1h 39 (10)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven different extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Chester D G Centenary Year Peal 1887 - 1987
Ringing World October 2nd 1987 No. 3988 page 877
Ringing World page reference: 3988.0877

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Thursday, 10 September 1987 (11–0–7 in G)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Shirley Harris
2 Michael Thomson
3 Stephen R Knight
4 John F Oultram
5 John R Bibby
6 David J Pigg
7 Malcolm Murphy
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night band quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 11 September 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Alison K Bibby
2 Robert Peers
3 Lesley M Egden
4 G Mary Cox
5 Midge E Harvey
6 William G Bibby
7 John F Oultram
8 John R Bibby (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Lymm, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 12 September 1987 in 2h 53 (14–0–14 in F♯)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
1 Gillian Stinson
2 Michael Thomson
3 John Birks
4 Sara F Dines
5 Douglas W Kirkpatrick
6 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First peal at first attempt - 1 and 4; rung on the front six; a Guild Centenary peal.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Over, Cheshire
St Chad
Sunday, 13 September 1987 in 2h 44 (13–2–15 in F♯)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
1 Graeme A Littler
2 Carol Walker
3 Marian Davies
4 Michael Done
5 Malcolm Murphy
6 J Robert Jervis (C)
First attempt - 2,3 & 4
For the Centenary of the Chester Guild

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
St Mary without the Walls, Handbridge
Sunday, 13 September 1987 (19–3–12 in E♭)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 J W Griffiths (C)
3 Irene James
4 Jenny Jones
5 Trevor Holmes
6 Robert Peers
7 Christopher C Roberts
8 Colin Mitchell
For Evensong at the conclusion of the church's Centenary Flower Festival

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Tuesday, 15 September 1987 in 2h 21 (11)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1–2 Peter J Townsend
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Neil D Lomas
7–8 Rev Brian Harris (C)
First Surprise in hand as conductor
First Cambridge in hand: 1-2
For the Centenary of the Chester Diocesan Guild
Ringing World October 9th 1987 No. 3989 page 898
Ringing World page reference: 3989.0898

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 17 September 1987 in 1h 45 (10)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World October 9th 1987 No. 3989 page 898
Ringing World page reference: 3989.0898

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 18 September 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
1 Lesley M Egden
2 William E Court
3 John D Maddock
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
First of 8 spliced: 2,4,5 & 8

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 22 September 1987 in 2h 38 (15)
5200 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by R B Smith
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Brian Harris
9–10 Peter C Randall (C)
Ringing World October 30th 1987 No. 3992 page 957
Ringing World page reference: 3992.0957

Chester Diocesan Guild
Lymm, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Wednesday, 23 September 1987 (29–3–8 in D)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 John Birks
2 Shirley Harris
3 Ashley C P Pugh
4 Edward C Gorton
5 Douglas W Kirkpatrick
6 Graeme A Littler
7 Rev'd Brian Harris
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
For the 25th anniversary of the induction of the vicar, Reverend Geoffrey Davies

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 25 September 1987 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1260 Doubles (2m)
Grandsire & Plain Bob
1 Midge E Harvey
2 G Mary Cox
3 John R Bibby
4 Henry A Blakemore
5 John F Oultram (C)
6 Lesley M Egden

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
St Mary without the Walls, Handbridge
Saturday, 26 September 1987 in 3h 4 (19–3–12 in E♭)
5088 Handbridge Bob Major
Composed by John W Griffiths
1 Timothy J Dromgoole
2 John W Griffiths
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Christopher C Roberts
5 Colin T Graham
6 J Denis Maddock
7 Geoffrey Parting
8 Jonathan D Shanklin (C)
125th peal: 7
For the centenary of this church and the Chester Diocesan Guild
Published in RW as Handbridge Imperial Bob
Ringing World page reference: 3991.0934

Chester Diocesan Guild
Woodchurch, Wirral
Holy Cross
Monday, 28 September 1987 (3–3–27 in D)
1260 Doubles (3m/v)
1 R M Forshaw
2 Gill C Forshaw
3 Kathryn M Barlow
4 Alison Braithwaite
5 Peter D Hughes (C)
6 C Jordon
First quarter: 1 & 6
First inside: 2