Performances report

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There were 231 matching performances. The top 200 are listed below.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Saturday, 2 January 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Robert Peers
2 James Bench-Capon
3 Randle T J Tinkler
4 Lindsey C Bryant
5 Susan E Costello
6 Joanne L Hendy
7 Peter M S Newton
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
A birthday compliment to Lindsey Bryant

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 3 January 1999 in 1h 32 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven different extents
1–2 Christine Johnson
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World February 12th 1999 No. 4581 page 146
Ringing World page reference: 4581.0146

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 3 January 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1346 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
1 John Hyden
2 Victoria J M Halliwell
3 Janet M Jones
4 Alexander J Martin
5 Peter D Hughes (C)
6 Steven W Hughes
7 Eric R Jones
8 Colin J Hughes
9 Mark A Humphreys
10 John S T Willasey
11 Anthony P Foster
12 Geoffrey C Sparling
1st maximus: 2;
1st Cambridge Max: 3;
By a Wirral Branch Band

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Sunday, 3 January 1999 (23–1–5 in E♭)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Sarah Downey
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Donald Peers
4 Colin J Hughes
5 Robert Peers
6 Craig J W Lambert
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 Mike Goodliffe
For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 4 January 1999 (23–1–5 in E♭)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Victoria C Hocker
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Janet M Jones
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Robert Peers
6 Steven W Hughes
7 Eric R Jones
8 Colin J Hughes (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 5 January 1999 in 1h 37 (11)
5040 Double Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First peal of Minor in the method: 3-4
Ringing World February 12th 1999 No. 4581 page 146
Ringing World page reference: 4581.0146

Chester Diocesan Guild
Buerton, Cheshire
4 Windmill Close
Wednesday, 6 January 1999 in 1h 37 (11)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Christine Johnson
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World February 12th 1999 No. 4581 page 146
Ringing World page reference: 4581.0146

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Thursday, 7 January 1999 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1280 Montserrat Surprise Major
1 Linda M Thomson
2 Nicholas Thomson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 John Oultram
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Stephen R Knight
7 Michael Thomson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
1st in method by all

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 9 January 1999 in 3h 12 (26–0–21 in D)
5016 Plain Bob Maximus
Composed by R S Starkie
1 Rosemary A Maddocks
2 William H Dowse
3 Clive R Calton
4 Ivor R Nichols (C)
5 Kevin J Rogers
6 Chris Yates
7 Helen Foster
8 John H Gibb
9 Gordon R Birks
10 Richard S Starkie
11 J David Atkinson
12 C Michael Orme
Ringing World page reference: 4581.0143

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 10 January 1999 in 1h 35 (11)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Christine Johnson
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
500th handbell peal: 5-6
Ringing World February 12th 1999 No. 4581 page 146
Ringing World page reference: 4581.0146

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Sunday, 10 January 1999
1260 Doubles (4m)
1 Robert Peers
2 Donald Peers
3 Randle T J Tinkler
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Colin J Hughes (C)
For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 11 January 1999
1272 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Victoria C Hockerq
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Mike Goodliffe
4 Ernest T Carvell
5 Robert Peers
6 Colin J Hughes (C)
7 Steven W Hughes (cover)
Get well compliment to Sharon Williams of Eastham

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 12 January 1999 in 2h 17 (11)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 J David Atkinson
Ringing World February 26th 1999 No. 4583 page 194
Ringing World page reference: 4583.0194

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marbury, Cheshire
St Michael
Friday, 15 January 1999 in 2h 42 (7–2–22 in A♯)
5040 Minor (7m)
1 extent each Cambridge S, Oxford TB, Kent TB, Double Oxford, Single Oxford, Reverse Canterbury, Plain Bob
1 Dawn V Little
2 Christine Johnson
3 David A Elsworth
4 C Paul Cheshire
5 Frank R Morton (C)
6 Geoffrey A Edwards
A farewell to Rev G H Sansome on his retirement from the ministry
Ringing World February 12th 1999 No. 4581 page 143

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eccleston, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 16 January 1999 in 3h 36 (26–3–3 in E♭)
5056 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by J S Warboys
1 John Hyden
2 Stephen N Whittleton
3 Victoria J M Halliwell
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 Mark A Humphreys
6 Bryan J McCahey
7 Anthony P Foster
8 Simon S Meyer
First Bristol: 3.
Ringing World page reference: 4585.0241

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bowdon, Greater Manchester
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 16 January 1999 in 3h 10 (18–0–6 in E)
5184 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by SJ Ivin
1 Roger Bugler
2 Ivor R Nicholls
3 Peter Broadbent
4 Neil D Lomas
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 Kenneth G Lee
7 David W Friend (C)
8 Trevor Marchbank
Arranged to mark the life of Alan Brown, a life member of the Guild and ringer at Bowdon for over 60 years, who died on 15th December 1998.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bidston, Wirral
St Oswald
Saturday, 16 January 1999 in 2h 23 (5–1–24 in C)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
One extent each of York, Bourne, Norwich, Surfleet, Beverley, London, Cambridge
1 John Hyden
2 Victoria J M Halliwell
3 Colin J Hughes
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Mark A Humphreys
6 Peter D Hughes (C)
Most minor: 2
Most Surprise Minor: 4 & 5

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Sunday, 17 January 1999 (23–1–5 in E♭)
1272 Treble Bob Minor (2m)
Kent & Oxford Treble Bob
1 Victoria C Hocker
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Randle T J Tinkler
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Robert Peers
6 Colin J Hughes (C)
For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 18 January 1999 (23–1–5 in E♭)
1260 St Simon's Bob Triples
1 Donald Peers
2 Victoria C Hocker
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Robert Peers
6 Colin J Hughes
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 Stewart Atkin

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 19 January 1999 in 2h 39 (15)
5040 Anglia Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World February 26th 1999 No. 4583 page 194
Ringing World page reference: 4583.0194

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Tuesday, 19 January 1999 in 2h 13 (11)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 John F Murfin
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
A birthday compliment to Mrs G Hodge, mother of Mike
Ringing World February 19th 1999 No. 4582 page 169
Ringing World page reference: 4582.0169

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Sunday, 24 January 1999 (23–1–5 in E♭)
1320 Spliced Plain and Little Bob Major
1 James M Pemberton
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Victoria C Hocker
4 Ernest T Carvell
5 Robert Peers
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Steven W Hughes
8 Colin J Hughes (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 26 January 1999 in 2h 38 (15)
5040 Anglia Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World February 26th 1999 No. 4583 page 194
Ringing World page reference: 4583.0194

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 26 January 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 Robert Peers
2 Anne Travers
3 Christopher J Eden
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Colin J Hughes
6 Margaret K S Allin
7 John S T Willasey (C)
8 Brian Shone
First Stedman: 2

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 28 January 1999 (20–0–20 in E)
1280 Nevis Surprise Major
1 Andrew J Jobson (C)
2 Nicholas Thomson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Michael Thomson
5 Stephen R Knight
6 Raymond D Helliwell
7 John F Oultram
8 Ian W Taylor
1st in method by all
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Didsbury, Greater Manchester
Christ Church, Barlow Moor, West Didsbury
Saturday, 30 January 1999 in 2h 58 (16–2–7 in E♭)
5024 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by P G K Davies
1 Roger Bugler
2 Ivor R Nichols
3 Alan McFall
4 Peter Broadbent
5 David W Friend (C)
6 William H Dowse
7 Frank Osbaldiston
8 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4584.0213

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 31 January 1999 in 1h 51 (15)
5040 Minor (5m)
1 extent each Kent TB, Oxford TB, Single Oxford, 2 extents each Reverse Canterbury Pleasure, Plain Bob
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World March 5th 1999 No. 4584 page 217
Ringing World page reference: 4584.0217

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 2 February 1999 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4m)
2160 Anglia, 960 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, 31 changes of method, all the work
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World March 26th 1999 No. 4587 page 293
Ringing World page reference: 4587.0293

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Thursday, 4 February 1999
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Robert Peers
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Donald Peers
4 Ernest T Carvell
5 Mike Goodliffe
6 Steven W Hughes (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
St Bridget
Saturday, 6 February 1999 (12–0–23 in G)
1272 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 David J Hocker
2 James Bench-Capon
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Steven W Hughes
6 Colin J Hughes (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Thurstaston, Merseyside
St Bartholomew
Saturday, 6 February 1999 (6–2–15 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Lindsey C Bryant
2 Randle T J Tinkler
3 Peter W Robson
4 Colin J Hughes
5 Steven W Hughes (C)
First qtr: 3

Chester Diocesan Guild
Capenhurst, Cheshire
Holy Trinity
Saturday, 6 February 1999 (11–0–22 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 David J Hocker
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Colin J Hughes
4 Ernest T Carvell
5 Paul J Williams
6 Steven W Hughes (C)
First minor: 5

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Sunday, 7 February 1999
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Donald Peers
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Robert Peers
4 Mike Goodliffe
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Colin J Hughes (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 9 February 1999 in 2h 24
5056 Spliced Surprise Major (20m)
384 each Cambridge, Lindum, London, Pudsey, Superlative, Uxbridge, 256 Bristol, 192 each Ashtead, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Glasgow, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lincolnshire, Ospringe, Radcliffe, Rutland, Yorkshire, 150 changes of method
Composed by N Smith
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World March 26th 1999 No. 4587 page 293
Ringing World page reference: 4587.0293

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Tuesday, 9 February 1999 in 2h 12 (11)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 John F Murfin
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
50th peal together: 3-4 and 5-6
200th handbell peal of Major: 7-8
Ringing World March 19th 1999 No. 4586 page 271
Ringing World page reference: 4586.0271

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Thursday, 11 February 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 Michael Thomson
2 Claire L Thomson
3 Pamela Thomson
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Raymond D Helliwell
6 Peter Wilkinson
7 Ian W Taylor (C)
8 Nicholas Thomson

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 12 February 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Janet M Jones
2 John R Bibby
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Geoffrey Parting
5 Robert Peers
6 Roger Boultbee
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Eric R Jones
First in method: 6
A 25th wedding anniversary compliment to John & Jane Bibby (16.02.99)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Sunday, 14 February 1999 in 2h (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Malcolm Clarke
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First handbell peal: 1-2
Ringing World March 19th 1999 No. 4586 page 271
Ringing World page reference: 4586.0271

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 14 February 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1 Janet M Jones
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Jenny Christian
4 George E Morrall
5 Simon Christian
6 Brian Heys
7 John F Oultram
8 Eric R Jones
9 Geoffrey Parting
10 Andrew J Jobson (C)
For Evensong
Ringing World page reference: 4594.0464

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Tuesday, 16 February 1999 in 2h 14 (11)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World March 19th 1999 No. 4586 page 271
Ringing World page reference: 4586.0271

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 23 February 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1250 Superlative Surprise Major
1 Margaret K S Allin
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Susan E Costello
4 Christopher J Eden
5 Robert Peers
6 Colin J Hughes
7 Steven W Hughes
8 John S T Willasey (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Daresbury, Cheshire
All Saints
Thursday, 25 February 1999 (16–1–5 in E)
1280 St Kitts Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram
2 Ian W Taylor
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Simon Christian
5 Michael Thomson
6 Raymond D Helliwell
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First in the method for all.
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Friday, 26 February 1999 in 2h 15 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Christine Johnson
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
7–8 Geoffrey A Edwards
550th peal as a trio: 3-4, 5-6, 7-8
Ringing World April 2nd 1999 No. 4588 page 316
Ringing World page reference: 4588.0316

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Saturday, 27 February 1999 (8–3–18 in A)
1440 Surprise Minor (2m)
Norwich & York
1 John Hyden
2 Kenneth W Price
3 Jennifer R Sparling
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 Steven W Hughes
6 Mark A Humphreys

Chester Diocesan Guild
Liscard, Wirral
St Mary
Saturday, 27 February 1999 (16–2–2 in F)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Ralph Maudsley
2 Brian Shone
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 Gavin E Price
5 Colin J Hughes
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 Peter M S Newton

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 2 March 1999 in 2h 18 (11)
5056 Spliced Surprise Major (21m)
384 each Lindum, London, Pudsey, Superlative, Uxbridge, 256 Bristol, 192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Glasgow, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lincolnshire, Ospringe, Radcliffe, Rutland, Yorkshire, 150 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 410
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0410

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eastham, Wirral
St Mary the Blessed Virgin
Saturday, 6 March 1999 (12–0–25 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Jean Patterson-Barclay
2 Sharon E Williams
3 Donald Peers
4 Susan Garrigan
5 Steven W Hughes (C)
6 Vyvyan E Barclay

Chester Diocesan Guild
Daresbury, Cheshire
All Saints
Monday, 8 March 1999 (16–1–5 in E)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 Michael Thomson
2 Claire L Thomson
3 Pam Thomson
4 John F Oultram
5 Raymond D Helliwell
6 Peter Wilkinson
7 Nicholas Thomson (C)
8 Gordon R Birks

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 9 March 1999 in 2h 42 (15)
5040 Vermuyden Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 410
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0410

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tilston, Cheshire
St Mary
Friday, 12 March 1999 (9–1–12 in B♭)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Frank R Morton (C)
2 Paul Stubbs
3 Christine M Johnson
4 John R Scott
5 C Paul Cheshire
6 Geoffrey A Edwards

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eastham, Wirral
St Mary the Blessed Virgin
Saturday, 13 March 1999 (12–0–25 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Jean Patterson-Barclay
2 Donald Peers
3 Sharon W Williams
4 Susan Garrigan
5 Paul J Williams
6 Steven W Hughes (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 16 March 1999 in 2h 41 (15)
5000 Enniskillen Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 410
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0410

Chester Diocesan Guild
Over, Cheshire
St Chad
Thursday, 18 March 1999 (13–2–15 in F♯)
1312 St Lucia Surprise Major
1 Simon Christian
2 Michael Thomson
3 Stephen R Knight
4 J Robert Jervis
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Ian W Taylor
1st in method by all
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 21 March 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Pamela Thomson
2 Claire L Thomson (C)
3 Zoe Roberts
4 Michael Thomson
5 Stephen R Knight
6 Malcolm Murphy
7 John F Oultram
8 Peter Wilkinson
9 Ian W Taylor
10 Nicholas Thomson
1st Surprise Royal: 3
1st royal as conductor
18th birthday compliment to Claire Thomson

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 23 March 1999 in 2h (11)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each Netherseale, Westminster, Allendale, Norwich, Bourne, Ipswich, Cambridge
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 Neil D Lomas
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 410
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0410

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 23 March 1999 in 1h 38 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
2 extents each Oxford TB, Kent TB, 3 extents Plain Bob
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World April 23rd 1999 No. 4591 page 389
Ringing World page reference: 4591.0389

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Friday, 26 March 1999 in 2h 23 (15)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
First peal of Treble Bob Major on handbells: 1-2
Ringing World April 23rd 1999 No. 4591 page 389
Ringing World page reference: 4591.0389

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 26 March 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Belfast Surprise Major
1 Janet M Jones
2 Brian Heys
3 Jenny Christian
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 Simon Christian
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Geoffrey Parting
Ringing World page reference: 4590.0367

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
St Chad
Saturday, 27 March 1999 in 2h 45 (14–0–8 in E)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each Chester, Bourne, York, Norwich, Surfleet, Ipswich, Cambridge
1 Christine Johnson
2 Malcolm Clark
3 Frank R Morton (C)
4 Geoffrey A Edwards
5 C Paul Cheshire
6 John R Scott
First peal on the bells since re-hanging in January 1998 by Taylor’s of Loughborough
Ringing World April 23rd 1999 No. 4591 page 385

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Monday, 29 March 1999 in 1h 53 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven different extents
1–2 Malcolm Clarke
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 410
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0410

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 30 March 1999 in 2h 21 (11)
5056 Spliced Surprise Major (22m)
384 each Lindum, London, Superlative, Uxbridge, 256 Bristol, 192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Dorchester, Glasgow, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lincolnshire, Ospringe, Pudsey, Radcliffe, Rutland, Yorkshire, 150 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 410
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0410

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 30 March 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Colin J Hughes (C)
2 Janet Mills
3 Christopher J Eden
4 Lindsey C Bryant
5 Robert Peers
6 John S T Willasey
7 Peter M S Newton
8 Steven W Hughes

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Wednesday, 31 March 1999 in 2h 44 (15)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 David N Young
First handbell peal of Oxford TB Royal by all the band and by a resident South Branch band
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 410
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0410

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tilston, Cheshire
St Mary
Thursday, 1 April 1999 in 2h 36 (9–1–12 in B♭)
5040 Surprise Minor (4m)
3 extents Cambridge; 2 London; 1 each Beverley, Surfleet
1 David Banaszek
2 Joanne L Hendy
3 Benjamin J Willetts
4 Victoria J M Halliwell
5 Peter D Hughes (C)
6 Mark A Humphreys
First peal:1 First Surprise and in more than one method:2 Most Surprise Minor:3
Rung for Maundy Thursday, also the first liturgical anniversary of Vicky Halliwell's first peal.
Ringing World page reference: 4590.0361

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stockport, Greater Manchester
St Mary
Sunday, 4 April 1999 in 3h 12 (23–3–16 in E♭)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by J H Fielden
1 Clive R Calton
2 John Cornock
3 Angela Gardner
4 Emma L Arnold
5 Simon D Woof
6 Gordon R Birks
7 Alan McFall
8 Ivor R Nichols (C)
9 Richard S Starkie
10 Geoffrey R Gardner
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0407

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 4 April 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Peter D Hughes (C)
2 Victoria C Hocker
3 Joanne L Hendy
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Alexander J Martin
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Ernest T Carvell
8 Colin J Hughes
9 Anthony P Foster
10 Benjamin J Willetts
1st Grandsire Caters inside: 3;
For Easter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 6 April 1999 in 2h 27 (11)
5184 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 John Cornock
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World May 21st 1999 No. 4595 page 486
Ringing World page reference: 4595.0486

Chester Diocesan Guild
Salford, Greater Manchester
Sacred Trinity
Thursday, 8 April 1999 in 2h 37 (11–2–17)
5056 Spliced Surprise Major
8m: 704 each Lincolnshire, Superlative; 672 Rutland; 608 each Cambridge, Pudsey, Yorkshire; 576 each Bristol, London: 139 com, atw
Composed by A N Tyler
1 Anne E Pettifor
2 John Cornock
3 Carol A Marchbank
4 Clive R Calton
5 D Robert Pettifor
6 Andrew D Sibson (C)
7 Richard S Starkie
8 Trevor W Marchbank
First peal since life began (happy birthday!): 3.
Ringing world: 4593.0431
Ringing World page reference: 4593.0431

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Thursday, 8 April 1999 in 1h 37 (11)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World May 7th 1999 No. 4593 page 434
Ringing World page reference: 4593.0434

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Sunday, 11 April 1999 (11–3–15 in G)
1320 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Erwin Barber
2 Ivor Nichols
3 Frank Moss
4 Tony Greenham
5 Frank Osbaldiston (C)
6 Derek Greenwood
First Quarter 6. A farewell and with best wishes to the Rev C Eastwood on his retirement

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 13 April 1999 in 2h 21 (11)
5056 Spliced Surprise Major (23m)
384 each Lindum, London, Superlative, 256 Bristol, 192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Crewkerne, Dorchester, Glasgow, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lincolnshire, Ospringe, Pudsey, Radcliffe, Rutland, Uxbridge, Yorkshire, 156 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World May 21st 1999 No. 4595 page 487
Ringing World page reference: 4595.0487

Chester Diocesan Guild
Prescot, Merseyside
St Mary
Thursday, 15 April 1999 (13–1–13 in E)
1280 St Vincent Surprise Major
1 Michael Thomson
2 J Robert Jervis
3 John F Oultram
4 Andrew J Jobson
5 Stephen R Knight
6 Raymond D Helliwell
7 Nicholas Thomson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
1st in method by all
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 15 April 1999 in 1h 51 (11)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge (C)
5–6 John F Murfin
350th peal: 1-2
First of Minor in hand: 5-6 and as conductor
Ringing World April 30th 1999 No. 4592 page 411
Ringing World page reference: 4592.0411

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eastham, Wirral
St Mary the Blessed Virgin
Thursday, 15 April 1999 (12–0–25 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Sharon E Williams
2 Jean Patterson-Barclay
3 Susan Garrigan
4 Paul J Williams
5 Steven W Hughes (C)
6 Vyvyan E Barclay

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 20 April 1999 in 2h 21 (11)
5056 Spliced Surprise Major (24m)
384 each London, Superlative, 256 Bristol, 192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Crewkerne, Dorchester, Glasgow, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lambourn, Lincolnshire, Lindum, Ospringe, Pudsey, Radcliffe, Rutland, Uxbridge, Yorkshire, 156 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World May 21st 1999 No. 4595 page 487
Ringing World page reference: 4595.0487

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Wednesday, 21 April 1999 in 1h 48 (13)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Frank R Morton (C)
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 C Paul Cheshire
First handbell peal of Minor: 5-6
Ringing World May 21st 1999 No. 4595 page 486
Ringing World page reference: 4595.0486

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarvin, Cheshire
St Andrew
Friday, 23 April 1999 in 2h 32 (8–1–8 in G♯)
5040 Doubles (5m/2v)
720 each Grandsire, Reverse Canterbury, Kennington, St Martins, St Simons, Southrepps, Plain Bob
1 Dawn V Little
2 Timothy G Hughes
3 Christine Johnson
4 David A Elsworth
5 Colin Hughes (C)
6 Denise A Hughes
First peal: 6
For St George's Day; Also as a birthday compliment to John E Elsworth, father of the 4th ringer
Ringing World page reference: 4595.0481

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 23 April 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 London Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram
2 John R Bibby
3 Janet M Jones
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 Peter Storey
7 Geoffrey A Parting
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
For St Georges Day

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Tuesday, 27 April 1999 in 2h 12 (11)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 John F Murfin
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World May 21st 1999 No. 4595 page 487
Ringing World page reference: 4595.0487

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Friday, 30 April 1999 in 2h 44 (11–0–7 in G)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J Bruerton
1 Dawn V Little
2 Colin J Hughes
3 Christine M Johnson
4 David A Elsworth
5 Frank R Morton (C)
6 C Paul Cheshire
7 Geoffrey A Edwards
8 Timothy G Hughes
First peal of Grandsire Triples: 2,4
Ringing World page reference: 4597.0529

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 2 May 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1 Christopher C Roberts
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Alexander J Martin
4 Jenny Christian
5 Janet M Jones
6 John Hyden
7 Eric R Jones
8 Christopher J Eden
9 Anthony P Foster
10 Peter D Hughes (C)
For Evensong.
With thanks to Chris Roberts for standing in at short notice when the band met short.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Monday, 3 May 1999 in 3h 3 (20–0–20 in E)
5088 Superlative Surprise Major
Composed by N J Pitstow
1 Christine M Johnson
2 Rosemary A Maddocks
3 Ivor R Nichols
4 Michael C E Hodge
5 C Paul Cheshire
6 Ian W Taylor
7 Geoffrey A Edwards
8 Frank R Morton (C)
First peal of Major in the method -4
1400th as conductor for the Guild

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 4 May 1999 in 2h 40 (15)
5040 Cornish Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World June 25th 1999 No. 4600 page 605
Ringing World page reference: 4600.0605

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Wednesday, 5 May 1999 in 1h 50 (13)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven different extents
1–2 Malcolm Clarke
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World June 4th 1999 No. 4597 page 533
Ringing World page reference: 4597.0533

Chester Diocesan Guild
Hoole, Cheshire
All Saints
Saturday, 8 May 1999 (7½ in B)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Kenneth W Price
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Randle T J Tinkler
4 Robert Peers
5 Colin J Hughes
6 Steven W Hughes (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Handley, Cheshire
All Saints
Saturday, 8 May 1999 (14–1–6 in F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Kenneth W Price
2 Robert Peers
3 Peter M S Newton
4 Lindsey C Bryant
5 Colin J Hughes (C)
6 Steven W Hughes

Chester Diocesan Guild
Dodleston, Cheshire
St Mary
Saturday, 8 May 1999 (8–0–0 in A)
1260 Stedman Doubles
1 Steven W Hughes (C)
2 Peter M S Newton
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 Kenneth W Price
5 Colin J Hughes
6 Robert Peers

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
St Mary without the Walls, Handbridge
Saturday, 8 May 1999 (19–3–12 in E♭)
1272 Minor (3m)
Methods rang:- 720 of St. Clements College Bob Minor & 540 of Spl Plain & Little Bob Minor
1 Robert Peers
2 Kenneth W Price
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Colin J Hughes
6 Steven W Hughes (C)
A birthday compliment to Anice Gilchrist, sister of the 4th ringer.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Aldford, Cheshire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 8 May 1999 (12–3–20 in E)
1440 Surprise Minor (2m)
Cambridge & Beverley
1 Peter M S Newton
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Robert Peers
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Colin J Hughes
6 Kenneth W Price (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Sunday, 9 May 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Gillian M Devall
2 Susan E Costello
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 Margaret K S Allin
5 Ralph Maudsley
6 Clive A Devall
7 Peter M S Newton (C)
8 John S T Willasey
For Christian Aid Week and birthday compliment to Anne Travers.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 18 May 1999 in 2h 25 (11)
5184 Spliced Surprise Major (25m)
384 each London, Superlative, 288 Bristol, 192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Crewkerne, Dorchester, Glasgow, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lambourn, Lincolnshire, Lindum, Ospringe, Pudsey, Radcliffe, Rutland, Uxbridge, Yorkshire, 96 Gwent, 161 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World June 25th 1999 No. 4600 page 605
Ringing World page reference: 4600.0605

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 18 May 1999 in 1h 40 (11)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World June 18th 1999 No. 4599 page 580
Ringing World page reference: 4599.0580

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Wednesday, 19 May 1999 in 1h 49 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Frank R Morton (C)
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 C Paul Cheshire
200th handbell peal of Minor: 1-2
Ringing World June 18th 1999 No. 4599 page 580
Ringing World page reference: 4599.0580

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 20 May 1999 (20–0–20 in E)
1280 Tobago Surprise Major
1 J Robert Jervis
2 Michael Thomson
3 Stephen R Knight
4 Andrew J Jobson
5 Raymond D Helliwell
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Peter Wilkinson (C)
1st in method by all
In thanksgiving for the life and service of Harry Lloyd, Reader Emeritus, on the eve of his funeral
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 21 May 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
1 Peter Storey
2 David Alecock
3 Janet M Jones
4 Helen S Mitchell
5 Robert Peers (C)
6 Eric R Jones
7 John F Oultram
8 Geoffrey Parting
30th wedding anniversary compliment to John & Janet Oultram.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wrenbury, Cheshire
St Margaret
Saturday, 22 May 1999 in 2h 49 (11–3–4 in F♯)
5040 Minor (4m)
(1) Single Oxford (2,3) Cambridge Surprise (4,5) Oxford TB (6,7) Kent TB
1 Frank R Morton (C)
2 Christine M Johnson
3 Dawn V Little
4 David A Elsworth
5 C Paul Cheshire
6 Geoffrey A Edwards
Ringing World June 18th 1999 No. 4599 page 577

Chester Diocesan Guild
Dunham Massey, Greater Manchester
St Margaret, Altrincham
Saturday, 22 May 1999 in 3h 19 (25–2–24 in C)
5040 Dunham Massey Delight Royal
Composed by J Brannan
1 Richard S Starkie
2 George H Campling
3 John Cornock
4 Stephen N Whittleton
5 Jeffrey Brannan (C)
6 Jeffrey Kershaw
7 Ian Smith
8 Geoffrey R Gardner
9 James E Andrews
10 Ian G Campbell
First peal in the method.
Dunham Massey D Royal: b -3-4-2-1-4-5-6-1-78-9

Chester Diocesan Guild
Neston, Cheshire
St Mary and St Helen
Sunday, 23 May 1999 in 2h 45 (14–2–24 in G)
5024 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by N Smith
1 Peter D Hughes (C)
2 Christina D A Fleckney
3 Daniel J Vernon
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Colin J Hughes
6 Peter L Furniss
7 Geoffrey K Dodd
8 Peter M Fleckney
First Rutland: 3
Ringing World page reference: 4597.0529

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 27 May 1999 in 2h 10 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World July 16th 1999 No. 4603 page 680
Ringing World page reference: 4603.0680

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 1 June 1999 in 2h 40 (15)
5040 Ipswich Delight Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World July 30th 1999 No. 4605 page 734
Ringing World page reference: 4605.0734

Chester Diocesan Guild
Rock Ferry, Wirral
St Peter
Saturday, 5 June 1999 in 2h 33 (10–0–8 in G)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (14m)
Being 7 extents in 14 methods; (1) Carlisle & Northumberland; (2) Chester & Munden; (3) Alnwick & Newcastle; (4) London & Wells; (5) York and Durham; (6) Beverley & Surfleet; (7) Cambridge & Ipswich.
1 Ernest T Carvell
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Alexander J Martin
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 Mark A Humphreys
6 Geoffrey C Sparling
)First Spliced Minor: 5
To mark the 60th anniversary of Alex Martin's first peal (11th April 1939), on the same bell and in the same methods. Also to celebrate the completion of the re-ordering of St. Peter's Church.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marbury, Cheshire
St Michael
Saturday, 5 June 1999 in 2h 32 (7–2–22 in A♯)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
7 different extents
1 Christine Johnson
2 Dawn V Little
3 Jacqueline H A Thompson
4 Timothy G Hughes
5 David A Elsworth
6 Colin Hughes (C)
Following the marriage of Alan Ascot & Jayne Yule as a wedding compliment
Ringing World October 15th 1999 No. 4616 page 997

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 8 June 1999 in 2h 42 (15)
5056 Littleport Little Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World July 30th 1999 No. 4605 page 734
Ringing World page reference: 4605.0734

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Tuesday, 8 June 1999 in 1h 49 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2) Kent TB (3,4) Oxford TB (5,6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World July 2nd 1999 No. 4601 page 633
Ringing World page reference: 4601.0633

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Friday, 11 June 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1320 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Gillian M Devall
2 Anne Travers (C)
3 Lindsey C Bryant (C)
4 Brian Shone (C)
5 Peter M S Newton (C)
To celebrate the 50 year ministry of the Revd Eric Quinn, priest of the parish.
Joint C: 2, 3, 4 & 5.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 11 June 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
Std 8
1 William Bibby
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Janet M Jones
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers (C)
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John F Oultram
8 John R Bibby
A birthday compliment to William Bibby (12th June)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Saturday, 12 June 1999 in 2h 41 (8–0–9 in B♭)
5120 Glasgow Surprise Major
Composed by R R Horton
1 John Hyden
2 Janet M Jones
3 Colin J Hughes
4 Eric R Jones
5 Victoria J M Halliwell
6 Peter D Hughes (C)
7 Anthony P Foster
8 Mark A Humphreys
First Glasgow: 3,5,7,8 and by the Wirral Branch.
This peal also completes the "Standard Ten" by the Wirral Branch.
Rung in celebration of fifty years ministry by Rev. Eric Quinn.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 13 June 1999 (7–0–12 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Anne Stevenson
2 John Stevenson
3 Michael Thomson
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Bernard J Ongley
6 Nicholas Thomson (C)
For evensong on the front six. First Minor inside - 2

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 14 June 1999 (23–1–5 in E♭)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Robert Peers
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Donald Peers
4 Brian Shone
5 Ernest T Carvell
6 Peter M S Newton
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 Colin J Hughes
Rung half muffled prior to the funeral of David Bell, organist at this church for 49 years.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 15 June 1999 in 2h 42 (15)
5056 Littleport Little Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World July 30th 1999 No. 4605 page 734
Ringing World page reference: 4605.0734

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Tuesday, 15 June 1999 in 2h 16 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 Frank R Morton
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 William H Dowse
Ringing World July 16th 1999 No. 4603 page 680
Ringing World page reference: 4603.0680

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bollington, Cheshire
St John the Baptist
Wednesday, 16 June 1999 (16–3–6)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Christine A Osbaldiston
2 Lilian Hughes
3 Peter White
4 Christine Kettlety
5 Graham Jenkins (C)
Dedicated to the Christening of baby Ian Robert Neuman at this church on 6th June.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Christ Church
Thursday, 17 June 1999 (23–2–3 in E♭)
1440 Oakham Surprise Royal
1 Stephen R Knight
2 John F Oultram
3 Clive R Calton
4 Michael Thomson
5 J Robert Jervis
6 Simon Christian
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Andrew J Jobson
9 Peter Wilkinson
10 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First in the method - 6 & 9.
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 20 June 1999 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Anne Stevenson
2 John Stevenson
3 Linda M Thomson
4 Michael Thomson (C)
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 John D Prytherch
Rung before evensong, as a wedding compliment to HRH Prince Edward and Miss Sophie Rhys-Jones.

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
St Bridget
Thursday, 24 June 1999 (12–0–23 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Michael Bench-Capon
2 Claire Mills
3 James Bench-Capon
4 Janet M Jones
5 Anthony J Power
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Eric R Jones (C)
8 David Lamont
For the service of Institution and Induction of Rev roger Clarke as Rector of the parish.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Thursday, 24 June 1999 in 1h 39 (13)
5040 Minor (4m)
1 extent Single Oxford, 2 extents each Plain Bob, Kent TB, Oxford TB
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World July 23rd 1999 No. 4604 page 708
Ringing World page reference: 4604.0708

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 25 June 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Wittenham Surprise Major
1 Douglas Lowe
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Janet M Jones
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 John F Oultram
7 Andrew J Jobson (C)
8 John R Bibby
First in method for all.
A 57th birthday compliment to John Bibby (24th June).
Also to celebrate 40 years of ringing by the C after learning at Little Wittenham

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 29 June 1999 in 2h 25 (11)
5184 Spliced Surprise Major (26m)
384 each London, Superlative, 192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Bristol, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Crewkerne, Dorchester, Glasgow, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lambourn, Lincolnshire, Lindum, Ospringe, Pudsey, Radcliffe, Rutland, Uxbridge, Yorkshire, 96 each Double Dublin, Gwent, 161 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World July 30th 1999 No. 4605 page 734
Ringing World page reference: 4605.0734

Chester Diocesan Guild
Malpas, Cheshire
St Oswald
Thursday, 1 July 1999 (15–3–6 in E)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
128 Bristol, London, Pusey, Superlative; 192 Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Rutland, Yorkshire
1 Christopher C Roberts
2 J Robert Jervis
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 John F Oultram
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 Raymond D Helliwell
7 Michael Thomson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Thursday, 1 July 1999 in 1h 58 (5)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World July 30th 1999 No. 4605 page 734
Ringing World page reference: 4605.0734

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Peter
Saturday, 3 July 1999 in 2h 38 (7–2–22 in B♭)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Julia S Blatchford
2 Kevin J Rogers
3 Helen Foster
4 Clive Calton
5 Barry Corbishley
6 Peter C Maddocks
7 J David Atkinson
8 Ivor R Nichols (C)
To mark the 150th anniversary of the consecration of St Peter's Church.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 4 July 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1296 Plain Bob Caters
1 Ernest T Carvell
2 Susan E Costello
3 Alexander J Martin
4 Lindsey C Bryant
5 Robert Peers
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
7 Kenneth W Price
8 Peter M S Newton
9 Steven W Hughes
10 David J Hocker

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 6 July 1999 in 2h 25 (11)
5184 Spliced Surprise Major (27m)
192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Bristol, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Crewkerne, Dorchester, Double Dublin, Glasgow, Gwent, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lambourn, Lincolnshire, Lindum, London, Ospringe, Pudsey, Radcliffe, Rutland, Southgate, Superlative, Uxbridge, Yorkshire, 161 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith. Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World August 13th 1999 No. 4607 page 781
Ringing World page reference: 4607.0781

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 8 July 1999 in 1h 55 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven different extents
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
Ringing World July 23rd 1999 No. 4604 page 707
Ringing World page reference: 4604.0707

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 13 July 1999 in 2h 20 (11)
5088 Spliced Surprise Major (5m)
1344 Rutland, 960 each Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, 928 Superlative, 896 Cambridge, 104 changes of method, all the work
Composed by P G K Davies
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World August 13th 1999 No. 4607 page 782
Ringing World page reference: 4607.0782

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Minster Church of St Peter ad Vincula, Stoke-upon-Trent
Thursday, 15 July 1999 (17–1–3 in E)
1280 Surprise Royal (3m)
Cambridge, Yorkshire, Oakham
1 Andrew J Jobson
2 Stephen R Knight
3 Michael Thomson
4 Ian W Taylor
5 Simon Christian
6 J Robert Jervis
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Raymond D Helliwell
9 Peter Wilkinson
10 Nicholas Thomson
Most Spliced Surprise Royal: 6
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 15 July 1999 in 2h 8 (11)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
350th handbell peal: 5-6
Ringing World August 13th 1999 No. 4607 page 782
Ringing World page reference: 4607.0782

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 20 July 1999 in 1h 40 (10)
5040 Minor (5m)
(1) St Clement’s (2) Single Oxford (3) Plain Bob (4,5) Kent TB (6,7) Oxford TB
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World August 13th 1999 No. 4607 page 782
Ringing World page reference: 4607.0782

Chester Diocesan Guild
Altrincham, Cheshire
52 Wellington Road
Tuesday, 20 July 1999 in 2h 1 (15)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Kenneth G Lee
3–4 C Kenneth Lewis (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
First peal of Treble Bob in hand: 1-2
Ringing World August 20th 1999 No. 4608 page 801
Ringing World page reference: 4608.0801

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Wednesday, 21 July 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Susan E Costello
2 Ralph Maudsley
3 Randle T J Tinkler
4 Lindsey C Bryant
5 Robert Peers
6 Margaret K S Allin
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 Peter M S Newton

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 25 July 1999 (11)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Bernard J Ongley
2 Elizabeth A Helliwell
3 Alison K C Collins
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Michael Thomson
6 David J Pigg
7 Graeme A Littler
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
Get well compliment to Chris Bradshaw of Flixton.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 29 July 1999 in 2h 34 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 David N Young
A 50th birthday compliment to Liz Hodge (28th July) and a 50+ birthday compliment to Mike Hodge (29th July)
Ringing World September 3rd 1999 No. 4610 page 851
Ringing World page reference: 4610.0851

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 3 August 1999 in 2h 32 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
A 99th birthday compliment to HRH Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
Ringing World September 24th 1999 No. 4613 page 919
Ringing World page reference: 4613.0919

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 6 August 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
1 Janet M Jones
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Michael Thomson
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Geoffrey Parting

Chester Diocesan Guild
Great Budworth, Cheshire
St Mary and All Saints
Thursday, 12 August 1999 (20–2–4 in D)
1280 Trinidad Surprise Major
1 Linda M Thomson
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 Michael Thomson
4 Simon Christian
5 J Robert Jervis
6 John F Oultram
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First in the method for all
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 17 August 1999 in 2h 23 (11)
5184 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 John Cornock
7–8 J David Atkinson
Ringing World October 1st 1999 No. 4614 page 948
Ringing World page reference: 4614.0948

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 17 August 1999 in 1h 47 (12)
5040 Fulbeck Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World September 10th 1999 No. 4611 page 875
Ringing World page reference: 4611.0875

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 17 August 1999 in 1h 55 (12)
5040 Double canterbury Pleasure Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First peal in the method by all the band and for the Guild
Ringing World September 10th 1999 No. 4611 page 875
Ringing World page reference: 4611.0875

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 20 August 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
Rutland, Cambridge & Yorkshire
1 William Bibby
2 John R Bibby
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Roger Boultbee
5 Robert Peers
6 Janet Jones
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Eric R Jones
Most Spliced Surprise: 4

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Greater Manchester
All Saints
Sunday, 22 August 1999 in 3h (13–2–12 in F)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by Charles Middleton
1 Clive R Calton
2 Katherine J Dooley
3 Emma L Arnold
4 Christine Broadley
5 Stephen G Hughes
6 Paul Clifford
7 Alan McFall
8 Mark A Bell (C)
First peal: 5 and as conductor.
To celebrate Katherine Emma and Mark's magnificent A-level results and their being accepted at Magdalene College, Girton College Cambridge and Jesus College Oxford respectively.
Ringing World page reference: 4610.0848

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 24 August 1999 in 2h 23 (11)
5120 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
896 Rutland, 704 each Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, 640 Cambridge, 576 each London, Pudsey, Superlative, 448 Bristol, 87 changes of method, all the work
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 John Cornock
7–8 J David Atkinson
Ringing World October 1st 1999 No. 4614 page 948
Ringing World page reference: 4614.0948

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 26 August 1999 in 2h 38 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 David N Young
Ringing World October 1st 1999 No. 4614 page 948
Ringing World page reference: 4614.0948

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Thursday, 26 August 1999 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Anne Stevenson
2 Elizabeth A Helliwell
3 Alison K C Collins
4 Linda M Thomson
5 J Robert Jervis
6 Michael Thomson
7 John F Oultram
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 27 August 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
320 each Bristol, Cambridge, London, Superlative
1 Geoffrey A Parting
2 Janet Jones
3 Brian Heyes
4 Michael Thomson
5 Robert Peers
6 Eric R Jones
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Nicholas Thomson

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 29 August 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1346 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
1 Pam Thomson
2 Claire L Thomson
3 John F Oultram
4 Jennifer M Christian
5 Michael Thomson
6 Ivor R Nicholls
7 Colin Hughes
8 Raymond H Daw
9 H Mark Esbester
10 Ian W Taylor
11 Nicholas Thomson
12 Peter Wilkinson (C)
For evensong. Birthday compliment to the conductor, and congratulations to Claire on passing her A levels

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 31 August 1999 in 2h 22 (11)
5088 Spliced Surprise Major (6m)
960 each Cambridge, Rutland, 864 Lincolnshire, 832 Superlative, 800 Yorkshire, 672 Bristol, 76 changes of method, all the work
Composed by P G K Davies
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World October 1st 1999 No. 4614 page 948
Ringing World page reference: 4614.0948

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 31 August 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Ernest T Carvell
2 Colin J Hughes
3 Alexnader J Martin
4 Anne Travers
5 Peter F Humphreys
6 Margaret K S Allin
7 Steven W Hughes
8 John S T Willasey (C)
1st of Surprise:4
Rung on the eve of the 21st birthday of Georgina Allin, younger daughter of the ringer of the 6th

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Wednesday, 1 September 1999 in 2h 12 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 David N Young
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World October 1st 1999 No. 4614 page 948
Ringing World page reference: 4614.0948

Chester Diocesan Guild
Walkden, Greater Manchester
St Paul
Thursday, 2 September 1999 (18–2–1 in E)
1312 Virgin Islands Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram
2 J Robert Jervis
3 Michael Thomson
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Raymond D Helliwell
6 Ian W Taylor
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Andrew J Jobson (C)
First in the method for all
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Thursday, 2 September 1999 in 1h 48 (11)
5040 Abertawe Bob Minor
Seven
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First peal in the method by all the band and for the Guild
Ringing World October 1st 1999 No. 4614 page 948
Ringing World page reference: 4614.0948

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 3 September 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
Standard 8
1 Douglas Lowe
2 John R Bibby
3 Janet Jones
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Geoffrey A Parting
A first wedding anniversary compliment to Eric and Janet

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 5 September 1999 (7½ in B)
1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal
1 Robert Peers
2 Ernest T Carvell
3 Joanne L Hendy
4 Helen S Mitchell
5 Alexander J Martin
6 Kenneth W Price
7 Randle T J Tinkler
8 Brian Heys
9 Steven W Hughes
10 Peter D Hughes (C)
Rung to celebrate the 1st wedding anniversary of Janet & Eric Jones.
Also a birthday compliment to the wife of the ringer of 2nd.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 7 September 1999 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World October 8th 1999 No. 4615 page 972
Ringing World page reference: 4615.0972

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 7 September 1999 in 1h 49 (11)
5040 Double Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First peal of Minor in the method: 3-4
Ringing World October 8th 1999 No. 4615 page 972
Ringing World page reference: 4615.0972

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 9 September 1999 in 2h 41 (15)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 David N Young
A wedding compliment to Kathryn Molloy and Andrew Murfin, married at St Dominic’s Church, Dursley on September 4th 1999
Ringing World October 8th 1999 No. 4615 page 972
Ringing World page reference: 4615.0972

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 14 September 1999 in 2h 20 (11)
5088 Spliced Surprise Major (6m)
960 each Cambridge, Rutland, 864 Lincolnshire, 832 Superlative, 800 Yorkshire, 672 Bristol, 76 changes of method, all the work
Composed by P G K Davies
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World November 5th 1999 No. 4619 page 1067
Ringing World page reference: 4619.1067

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Friday, 17 September 1999 in 2h 9 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
150th peal together: 3-4 and 5-6
Ringing World October 15th 1999 No. 4616 page 996
Ringing World page reference: 4616.0996

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 19 September 1999 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1274 Plain Bob Triples
1 John Stevenson
2 Anne Stevenson
3 Heather Foy
4 Alison K C Collins
5 Linda M Thomson
6 Graeme A Littler
7 Nicholas Thomson (C)
8 Bernard J Ongley
First on eight - 1; 50th birthday compliment to Pam Powell (7/9/99)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 20 September 1999
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 James M Pemberton
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 Donald Peers
4 Robert Peers
5 Steven W Hughes (C)
6 Mike Goodliffe

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 21 September 1999 in 2h 21 (11)
5184 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 John Cornock
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World November 5th 1999 No. 4619 page 1067
Ringing World page reference: 4619.1067

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 23 September 1999 in 1h 51 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
3 extents Plain Bob, 2 extents each Kent TB, Oxford TB
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
A compliment to Jonathan Howell on attaining his Master of Science in Applied Environmental Investigation
Ringing World October 22nd 1999 No. 4617 page 1020
Ringing World page reference: 4617.1020

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 24 September 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 John R Bibby
2 Nicholas Thomson
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Janet Jones
5 Eric R Jones
6 Geoffrey A Parting
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 William G Bibby

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 28 September 1999 in 2h 22 (11)
5088 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
1344 each Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, 1248 Cambridge, 1152 Rutland, 98 changes of method, all the work
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World November 5th 1999 No. 4619 page 1067
Ringing World page reference: 4619.1067

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 28 September 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1360 Spliced Plain and Little Bob Major
1 Robert Peers
2 Brian Shone
3 Anne Travers
4 Alexander J Martin
5 Ernest T Carvell
6 Peter M S Newton
7 John S T Willasey
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
Rung in celebration of the life of Clive Devall

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Friday, 1 October 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Susan D Sparling
2 Margaret K S Allin
3 Alexander J Martin
4 Peter M S Newton
5 John S T Willasey
6 Geoffrey C Sparling
7 Anthony P Foster (C)
8 Brian Shone
In celebration of the life of Dr Clive Devall, whose funeral took place this day.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 3 October 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Ernest T Carvell
2 Victoria C Hocker
3 Randle T J Tinkler
4 Brian Shone
5 Alexander J Martin
6 Peter M S Newton
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 David J Hocker
In celebration of the life of Clive Devall a Wirral Ringer.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 5 October 1999 in 2h 24 (11)
5184 Spliced Surprise Major (27m)
192 each Ashtead, Bilsborrow, Bristol, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Crewkerne, Dorchester, Double Dublin, Glasgow, Gwent, Higher Walton, Ipswich, Jersey, Lambourn, Lincolnshire, Lindum, London, Ospringe, Pudsey, Radcliffe, Rutland, Southgate, Superlative, Uxbridge, Yorkshire, 161 changes of method
Composed by Comp. N Smith Arr. P C Randall
1–2 John Cornock
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World November 26th 1999 No. 4622 page 1142
Ringing World page reference: 4622.1142

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 8 October 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (5m)
1 David J Left
2 John R Bibby
3 Margaret A Left
4 Helen S Mitchell
5 Robert Peers
6 Janet M Jones
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Eric R Jones

Chester Diocesan Guild
Church Minshull, Cheshire
St Bartholomew
Saturday, 9 October 1999 in 2h 38 (10 in G)
5040 Minor (7m)
1 extent each Bourne S, Ipswich S, Cambridge S, Oxford TB, Kent TB, St Clement’s, Plain Bob
1 David A Elsworth
2 Paul G Stubbs
3 Jacqueline H A Thompson
4 Frank R Morton (C)
5 David J Phillips
6 Geoffrey A Edwards
First peal of 7 Minor methods: 2
A 90th birthday compliment to Stan Farral, former bellringer & village blacksmith in Church Minshull
Ringing World November 5th 1999 No. 4619 page 1064

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 12 October 1999 in 2h 22 (11)
5120 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
1760 each Cambridge, Yorkshire, 1600 Lincolnshire, 84 changes of method, all the work
Composed by P G K Davies
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend (C)
Ringing World October 29th 1999 No. 4618 page 1044
Ringing World page reference: 4618.1044

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 12 October 1999 in 1h 53 (10)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven different extents
1–2 Frank R Morton (C)
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World November 5th 1999 No. 4619 page 1067
Ringing World page reference: 4619.1067

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Sunday, 17 October 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1320 Plain Bob Minor
1 John G Lifton
2 Janet N Mills
3 Ralph Maudsley
4 Gavin E Price
5 P Ian Pentin
6 John S T Willasey (C)
In celebration of the life of Clive Devall by friends and ringers past and present at his home tower.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 19 October 1999 in 2h 40 (15)
5040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3m)
1840 Yorkshire, 1680 Lincolnshire, 1520 Cambridge, 39 changes of method
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World November 26th 1999 No. 4622 page 1142
Ringing World page reference: 4622.1142

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 21 October 1999 in 2h 28 (15)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 David N Young
350th peal together: 5-6 and 7-8
1500th as conductor
In memoriam Walter Sherratt, ringer at Kidsgrove and Church Lawton
Ringing World November 26th 1999 No. 4622 page 1142
Ringing World page reference: 4622.1142

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Thursday, 21 October 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Anguilla Surprise Major
1 Ian W Taylor
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 Michael Thomson
7 Raymond D Helliwell
8 John F Oultram (C)
1st in method by all
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 22 October 1999 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Janet M Jones
3 Donald Marshall
4 Eric R Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
A 50th birthday compliment to Geoffrey Prince, a local listener.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Dunham Massey, Greater Manchester
St Margaret
Saturday, 23 October 1999 in 3h 10 (25–2–24 in C)
5039 Grandsire Caters
Composed by C H Kippin
1 David W Friend (C)
2 Ivor R Nichols
3 Matthew J Smith
4 Clive R Calton
5 J David Atkinson
6 Duncan P Vyse
7 Gordon R Birks
8 William H Dowse
9 Kenneth G Lee
10 Anthony J Freemont
Ringing World page reference: 4619.1064

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 24 October 1999 in 1h 58 (14)
5040 High Halden Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Believed to be the first peal in the method, previously rung in a multi-minor method peal
Ringing World November 26th 1999 No. 4622 page 1142
Ringing World page reference: 4622.1142

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Sunday, 24 October 1999
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Robert Peers
2 Lindsey C Bryant
3 James M Pemberton
4 Donald Peers
5 Steven W Hughes (C)
6 Mike Goodliffe

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 26 October 1999 in 2h 27 (11)
5120 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
896 Rutland, 704 each Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, 640 Cambridge, 576 each London, Pudsey, Superlative, 448 Bristol, 87 changes of method, all the work
Composed by P G K Davies
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World November 26th 1999 No. 4622 page 1142
Ringing World page reference: 4622.1142

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 26 October 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1280 Rutland Surprise Major
1 John S T Willasey
2 Janet Mills
3 Margaret K S Allin
4 Alexander J Martin
5 Ernest T Carvell
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Steven W Hughes
8 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Wednesday, 27 October 1999 in 2h 19 (14)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Malcolm Clarke
3–4 Frank R Morton (C)
5–6 C Paul Cheshire
First handbell peal by members of Wistaston Church Sunday Service band
Ringing World November 26th 1999 No. 4622 page 1142
Ringing World page reference: 4622.1142

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Thursday, 28 October 1999 in 1h 39 (13)
5040 New High Halden Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Believed to be the first peal in the method, previously rung in a multi-minor method peal.
A compliment to Wilf Kerr, South Branch President, on completing 25 years as Lay Reader
Ringing World November 26th 1999 No. 4622 page 1142
Ringing World page reference: 4622.1142

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 31 October 1999 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Pam Thomson
2 John F Oultram
3 George E Morrall
4 Clive R Calton
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 Malcolm Murphy
7 Simon Christian
8 Geoffrey Sparling
9 C Michael Orme
10 Peter Wilkinson (C)
For evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 2 November 1999 in 2h 24 (11)
5120 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
896 Rutland, 704 each Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, 640 Cambridge, 576 each London, Pudsey, Superlative, 448 Bristol, 87 changes of method, all the work
Composed by P G K Davies
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World December 24/31st 1999 No. 4626/27 page 1260
Ringing World page reference: 4626.1260

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 2 November 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Anne Travers
2 Brian Shone
3 Steven W Hughes
4 Margaret K S Allin
5 Peter M S Newton
6 John S T Willasey (C)
1st Surprise: 2.
Rung in celebration of the birthday of the ringer of the 4th, yesterday.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Thursday, 4 November 1999 in 1h 59 (13)
5040 Sluice Common Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
450th peal: 3-4
Believed to be the first peal in the method, previously rung in a multi-method peal
Ringing World December 3rd 1999 No. 4623 page 1166
Ringing World page reference: 4623.1166

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 6 November 1999 in 3h 11 (26–0–21 in D)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by C Kenneth Lewis
1 Helen Foster
2 Clive R Calton
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 David W Friend
5 Peter Wilkinson
6 Peter C Maddocks
7 J David Atkinson
8 Ivor R Nichols (C)
9 C Michael Orme
10 Ian W Taylor

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eastham, Wirral
St Mary the Blessed Virgin
Saturday, 6 November 1999 (12–0–25 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Jean Patterson-Barclay
2 Donald Peers
3 Sharon E Williams
4 Susan Garrigan
5 Steven W Hughes (C)
6 Paul J Williams

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 7 November 1999 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Nicholas Thomson
2 Anne Stevenson
3 Alison K C Collins
4 Linda M Thomson
5 David J Pigg
6 Graeme A Littler
7 Michael Thomson (C)
8 J Mark Stevenson
For evensong during branch quarter peal fortnight

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eastham, Wirral
St Mary the Blessed Virgin
Sunday, 7 November 1999 (12–0–25 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Jean Patterson-Barclay
2 Sharon E Williams
3 Donald Peers
4 Paul J Williams (C)
5 Steven W Hughes
6 Vyvyan E Barclay
First as C

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 9 November 1999 in 2h 42
5040 Spliced Surprise Royal (7m)
1600 Lincolnshire, 1520 Yorkshire, 1040 Cambridge, 240 each Albanian, Horsleydown, Pontefract, 160 Woodspring, 55 changes of method
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World December 24/31st 1999 No. 4626/27 page 1260
Ringing World page reference: 4626.1260

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 9 November 1999 (11–0–7 in G)
1280 Glasgow Surprise Major
1 Christopher Roberts
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Brian Heys
5 Robert Peers
6 George Morrall
7 John Oultram (C)
8 Simon Christian

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 9 November 1999 in 1h 35 (13)
5040 Toft By Newton Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Believed to be the first peal in the method, previously rung in a multi-method peal
Ringing World December 3rd 1999 No. 4623 page 1166
Ringing World page reference: 4623.1166

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warburton, Greater Manchester
St Werburgh
Thursday, 11 November 1999 (25–2–6 in E♭)
1344 Barbuda Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram
2 J Robert Jervis
3 Michael Thomson
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Raymond D Helliwell
7 Nicholas Thomson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
1st in method by all
For Mid Cheshire Branch Quarter Peal Fortnight
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 14 November 1999 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1280 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Anne Stevenson
2 Michael Thomson
3 Elizabeth A Helliwell
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Bernard J Ongley
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 David J Pigg
8 Graeme A Littler (C)
For evensong during branch quarter peal fortnight

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 16 November 1999 in 2h 45
5040 Spliced Surprise Royal (10m)
1520 Yorkshire, 1440 Lincolnshire, 640 Cambridge, 240 each Albanian, Faversham, Horsleydown, Pontefract, 160 each Langley, Wexham, Woodspring, 55 changes of method
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 John Cornock
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World December 24/31st 1999 No. 4626/7 page 1260
Ringing World page reference: 4626.1260

Chester Diocesan Guild
Blackden, Cheshire
Galey Cottage
Tuesday, 16 November 1999 in 1h 43 (10)
5040 London New Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First peal in the method by all the band and for the Guild
Ringing World December 17th 1999 No. 4625 page 1214
Ringing World page reference: 4625.1214

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Wednesday, 17 November 1999 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1320 Minor (4m)
Cambridge, Plain Bob, Little Bob, St. Clement's
1 Brian Shone
2 Peter F Humphreys
3 Ernest T Carvell
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Peter M S Newton
6 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 18 November 1999 (20–0–20 in E)
1280 Caicos Surprise Major
1 Ian R F Simpson
2 Michael Thomson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Stephen R Knight
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Ian W Taylor
1st in method by all
For Mid Cheshire Branch Quarter Peal Fortnight
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter