Performances report

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Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
St Bridget
Wednesday, 1 January 2003 in 44m (12–0–24)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Anthony J Power
2 James Bench-Capon
3 Steven W Hughes
4 George W Philips
5 Robert Peers
6 Donald Peers
7 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
8 Greg Buckridge
for New Years Day Service, and in congratulation to Janet and Eric Jones (Twr. Capt.)on the birth of Reece Eric Hamer Jones, their first son, on 28th December 2002.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Wednesday, 1 January 2003 (7–0–12 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Elisabeth R Stevenson
2 Anne Stevenson
3 John Stevenson
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Michael Thomson
6 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First minor - 1. On the front six

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 2 January 2003 in 2h 11 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 William H Dowse
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 David N Young
To welcome Harry James Dowse, born 18th December 2002, a second grandson for Bill & Joan Dowse
Ringing World page reference: 4787.0083

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 3 January 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Superlative Surprise Major
1 Douglas Lowe
2 John F Oultram
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 John R Bibby
5 Robert Peers
6 Peter W H Barker
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Geoffrey Parting
First in method as conductor
Congratulations to Janet and Eric Jones on the birth of their son, Reece Eric on 28 December 2002
Ringing World page reference: 4792.0205

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Monday, 6 January 2003 in 2h 14 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 Christine M Johnson
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 David N Young
Ringing World page reference: 4787.0083

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 7 January 2003 in 3h (15 in C)
5152 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
(Grants variation)
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
11–12 Gordon R Birks
1200th peal - 1-2.
Ringing World page reference: 4791.0178

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Monday, 13 January 2003 in 2h 13 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 C Paul Cheshire
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 John F Murfin
50th peal in hand: 3-4
500th peal in hand: 5-6
Ringing World page reference: 4788.0103

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 14 January 2003 in 2h 40 (15)
5040 Lincolnshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World page reference: 4791.0178

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Wednesday, 15 January 2003 in 1h 56 (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 page reference: 4789.0129

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Thursday, 16 January 2003 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Nicholas Thomson (C)
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Michael Thomson
6 John Oultram
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Raymond Helliwell
By the Thursday night band as a 50th birthday compliment to Ray Helliwell
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wistaston, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 18 January 2003 in 2h 49 (5–3–24 in B)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by N J Pitstow
1 Harold Dowler
2 Robert A Galloway
3 Christine M Johnson
4 Frank R Morton
5 Geoffrey A Edwards
6 Malcolm Clarke
7 Roland W Morant
8 C Paul Cheshire (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4789.0127

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Merseyside
St Bridget
Saturday, 18 January 2003 in 2h 49 (12)
5152 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1 Bryan J McCahey
2 Peter L Furniss
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 Geoffrey Parting
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 John S T Willasey
8 Geoffrey C Sparling
To celebrate the birth on 28th December of Reece Eric Hamer Jones, first son of Eric and Janet.
Ringing World page reference: 4789.0127

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 19 January 2003 in 1h 42 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2) Kent TB (3,4) Single Canterbury Pleasure (5,6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4789.0129

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 21 January 2003 in 2h 40 (15 in C)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4791.0178

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 24 January 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major
8 spliced
1 William G Bibby
2 Simon Christian
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Duncan L C Hyde
5 Robert Peers (C)
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John Oultram
8 John Bibby

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Sunday, 26 January 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Nicholas Thomson (C)
2 Emma L Perris
3 Christopher Aston
4 Ron Millar
5 David P Booth
6 Jen M Darling
For evensong. Circled the tower - 6.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Monday, 27 January 2003 in 2h 16 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 C Paul Cheshire
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 John F Murfin (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4790.0153

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 28 January 2003 in 2h 37 (15 in C)
5000 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by K I Lucas
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4791.0178

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 28 January 2003 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Elizabeth H Orton
2 Valerie M Beecroft
3 Margaret K S Allin
4 Alexander J Martin
5 Lindsey C Bryant
6 Geoffrey C Sparling
7 Peter M S Newton
8 John S T Willasey (C)
Rung to celebrate the life of Willow (pet rabbit of 5) who is now reunited with her companion Starsky.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 31 January 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Ad Ansam Surprise Major
1 Duncan L C Hyde
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Peter W H Barker
4 Simon Christian
5 Robert Peers
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
First blows in method for all
Ringing World page reference: 4792.0205

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 4 February 2003 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 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World page reference: 4795.0275

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Wednesday, 5 February 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1320 London Surprise Minor
1 Andy Jobson (C)
2 Neville Brown
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 Ian McLoughlin
5 Simon Christian
6 J David Adams

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Thursday, 6 February 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Londonderry Surprise Major
1 J Robert Jervis
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 Michael Thomson
4 Stephen R Knight
5 John F Oultram
6 Ian W Taylor
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First in method by all
Completes the Thursday Night band's trip round Ireland
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Friday, 7 February 2003 in 2h 22 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Christine M Johnson
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 Ian W Taylor
Ringing World page reference: 4792.0201

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Sunday, 9 February 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Ron Millar
2 Jen M Darling
3 Michael Surman
4 David P Booth
5 Christopher Aston
6 Nicholas Thomson (C)
First minor - 1 & 5; for evensong.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Monday, 10 February 2003 in 1h 50 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2,3) Oxford TB (4,5,6) Kent TB (7) Plain Bob
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 Michael C E Hodge (C)
5–6 David N Young
A 90th birthday compliment (14th February) to Ron Hough, a former ringer at St Luke’s Goostrey
Ringing World page reference: 4792.0201

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Saturday, 15 February 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Doubles (2m)
660 St Martin's, 600 St Simon's
1 Emma L Perris
2 Jen M Darling
3 Michael Surman
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Nicholas Thomson (C)
6 Ron Millar

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Wednesday, 19 February 2003 in 1h 49 (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 page reference: 4794.0251

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
St Mary without the Walls, Handbridge
Wednesday, 19 February 2003 (19–3–12 in E♭)
1256 Spliced Plain and Little Bob Major
632 Little, 624 Plain; 82 com
Composed by P D Hughes (arr)
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Sally McKechnie
3 Karen Williams
4 Fiona Harrison
5 Brian Heys
6 George E Morrall
7 J David Adams
8 Peter D Hughes (C)
First Spliced: 2.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Thursday, 20 February 2003 in 2h 15 (15)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4794.0251

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 23 February 2003 in 1h 44 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2) Kent TB (3,4) Single Canterbury Pleasure (5,6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World March 14th 2003 No. 4794 page 251
Ringing World page reference: 4794.0251

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 25 February 2003 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Lincolnshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World page reference: 4795.0275

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 25 February 2003 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1344 Plain Bob Triples
1 John S T Willasey (C)
2 Ralph Maudsley (C)
3 Lindsey C Bryant (C)
4 W Brian Shone (C)
5 Valerie M Beecroft (C)
6 Margaret K S Allin (C)
7 Peter M S Newton (C)
8 Michael E Lloyd-Morris
Jointly conducted by the ringers of 1-7 inclusive.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Wednesday, 26 February 2003 in 1h 50 (11)
5040 Minor (2m)
(1,2) Single Canterbury Pleasure (3,4,5,6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 Malcolm Clarke
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4795.0275

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 27 February 2003 (20–0–20 in E)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
Standard eight
1 Simon Christian
2 Stephen R Knight
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Michael Thomson
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Raymond Helliwell
7 Nicholas Thomson
8 Peter Wilkinson (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
44 Church Way
Saturday, 1 March 2003 in 2h 18 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4795.0275

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 2 March 2003 in 1h 48 (11)
5040 Minor (4m)
(1) Oxford TB (2,3) Kent TB (4,5) Single Canterbury Pleasure (6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
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Ringing World page reference: 4795.0275

Chester Diocesan Guild
Waverton, Cheshire
St Peter
Sunday, 2 March 2003 (8–0–10 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Steven Spreyer
2 Chris Spreyer
3 David T Andrews
4 Carol F Ferris
5 Martin Speed
6 Robin Ferris (C)
For the retirement of Rev Melvyn Davis, Rector of Waverton for 17 years
Also for Chester Branch Quarter Peal fortnight
Ringing World page reference: 4803.0476

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Sunday, 2 March 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Doubles (3m)
600 Reverse Canterbury, 180 Plain Bob, 480 St Simon's
1 Emma L Perris
2 Jen M Darling
3 Michael Surman
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Nicholas Thomson (C)
6 Ron Millar
For evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 2 March 2003 (7–0–12 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Anne Stevenson
2 Elisabeth R Stevenson
3 Nicholas Thomson (C)
4 Michael Thomson
5 John Stevenson
6 Linda M Thomson
First inside - 2. For evensong on the front six.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 2 March 2003 in 48m (24–3–0)
1287 Stedman Caters
Composed by John Hyden
1 John Hyden (C)
2 Randle T J Tinkler
3 Susan D Sparling
4 John Oultram
5 Peter Wilkinson
6 Andrew Jobson
7 Christopher J Eden
8 John S T Willasey
9 Geoffrey C Sparling
10 Peter S Newton

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 4 March 2003 in 2h 21 (11 in G)
5184 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by M C W Sherwood
1–2 J David Atkinson (C)
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4795.0275

Chester Diocesan Guild
Dodleston, Cheshire
St Mary
Tuesday, 4 March 2003 in 41m (8–0–0)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Elizabeth J M Shanklin
3 Sally A McKechnie
4 Geoffrey Parting
5 J David Adams (C)
6 Jon Goldie
First Quarter for Jon Goldie 5 = conductor

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Saturday, 8 March 2003 in 42m (11–3–15 in G)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Erwin Barber
2 Peter Newman
3 Frank Osbaldiston
4 Tony Greenham
5 Mark Jacot (C)
6 Derek Greenwood
2 First inside
6 70 today

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burton, Cheshire
St Nicholas
Saturday, 8 March 2003 in 2h 43 (7)
5040 Single Oxford Bob Minor
1 Susan E Costello
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Peter D Hughes (C)
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Peter F Humphreys
6 Geoffrey C Sparling
Rung in memory of Geoff Hough, Verger at this church and friend to visiting ringers for many years. Believed to be the 1,000th tower-bell peal in Wirral.
Ringing World page reference: 4797.0319

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Sunday, 9 March 2003 in 1h 48 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4796.0298

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 9 March 2003 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Neville Brown
2 Fiona Harrison
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Jennifer M Christian
5 George E Morrall
6 J David Adams
7 Peter W H Barker
8 Simon Christian
9 Peter Wilkinson
10 Andrew J Jobson (C)
Rung before evensong in memory of Norah Randles
Ringing World page reference: 4803.0475

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Monday, 10 March 2003 in 2h 18 (11)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 William F Gibbons
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 David N Young
Ringing World page reference: 4796.0298

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 11 March 2003 in 2h 24 (11)
5184 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by M C W Sherwood
1–2 Peter Broadbent
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World April 18th 2003 No. 4799 page 371
Ringing World page reference: 4799.0371

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
St Mary without the Walls, Handbridge
Wednesday, 12 March 2003 (19–3–12 in E♭)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
Pitman's 4
1 Fiona Harrison
2 Karen Williams
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Brian Heys
5 J David Adams
6 Simon Christian
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Peter W H Barker
Ringing World page reference: 4803.0475

Chester Diocesan Guild
Witton (Northwich), Cheshire
St Helen
Saturday, 15 March 2003 in 48m (14–0–0 in F)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Helen Knight
2 Lynne Sawyer
3 Ashley Pugh
4 Ray Poole
5 Frank Horrocks
6 Nicholas Harris
7 Stephen R Knight (C)
8 Alan Dewar
Rung in memory of Ken Hignett, ringer at Witton for over 25 years

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Sunday, 16 March 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Doubles (3m)
480 each Winchendon Place, St Nicholas; 300 Reverse Canterbury
1 Emma L Perris
2 Jen M Darling
3 Michael Surman
4 Michael Thomson
5 Nicholas Thomson (C)
6 Ron Millar
For evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 16 March 2003 (24–3–0 in D)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Elizabeth A Helliwell
3 Stephen R Knight
4 Ian W Taylor
5 Michael Thomson
6 David Adams
7 John F Oultram
8 Raymond Helliwell
9 Nicholas Thomson
10 Peter Wilkinson (C)
Rung in memory of Kenneth Hignett of Witton and Norah Randles (nee Bibby) of Gresford, formerly of Frodsham

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 18 March 2003 in 2h 15 (11)
5088 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by BYROC
1–2 David W Friend
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World April 18th 2003 No. 4799 page 371
Ringing World page reference: 4799.0371

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Thursday, 20 March 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (10m)
Standard eight plus A & U
1 Peter Wilkinson
2 Michael Thomson
3 Stephen R Knight
4 J Robert Jervis
5 Raymond Helliwell
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Ian W Taylor
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 23 March 2003 in 1h 44 (11)
5040 Minor (4m)
(1) Oxford TB (2,3) Kent TB (4,5) Single Canterbury Pleasure (6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World April 11th 2003 No. 4798 page 347
Ringing World page reference: 4798.0347

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
32 Torr Rise
Sunday, 23 March 2003
1264 Plain Bob Major
1–2 Andy Jobson (C)
3–4 Jennifer M Christian
5–6 Robert Peers
7–8 Simon Christian
In memory of Norah Randles who rang with all of the band and rang with the ringers of 3-4,5-6 and 7-8.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Monday, 24 March 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Doubles (6m)
240 each Winchendon Place, St Nicholas, St Simon's, St Martin's; 180 Plain Bob; 120 Reverse Canterbury
1 Emma L Perris
2 Jen M Darling
3 Michael Surman
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Nicholas Thomson (C)
6 David P Booth

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 25 March 2003 in 2h 18 (11 in G)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 David W Friend
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4799.0371

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 27 March 2003 in 2h 45 (15)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by Arr. C K Lewis
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 Ian W Taylor
9–10 William H Dowse
Ringing World page reference: 4805.0519

Chester Diocesan Guild
Aldford, Cheshire
St John the Baptist
Thursday, 27 March 2003 in 45m (12–3–20 in E)
1340 Cambridge Minor
1 Elizabeth J M Shanklin
2 Karen Williams
3 Andrew J Jobson
4 Colin Mitchell
5 Philip A Burton
6 Peter W H Barker (C)
First treble bob: 1
For the Chester Branch Quarter Peal "Fortnight" - now in its fourth week!

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 28 March 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Bibra Surprise Major
1 John Oultram (C)
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Karen Williams
4 Simon Christian
5 Robert Peers
6 Andy Jobson
7 Duncan L C Hyde
8 John Bibby
1st in Method by all.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Sunday, 30 March 2003 in 1h 50 (11)
5040 Minor (2m)
3 extents Oxford TB, 4 extents Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4799.0371

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 1 April 2003 in 2h 57 (15)
5152 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
Granta variation
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
11–12 Mark A Bell
Ringing World page reference: 4804.0493

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 1 April 2003 in 2h 23 (15)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Frank R Morton
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
400th peal together: 3-4 and 7-8
First of Kent TB Major in hand: 7-8
Ringing World page reference: 4799.0371

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Merseyside
Tuesday, 1 April 2003
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Margaret Allin
2 Brian Shone
3 Lindsey Bryant
4 Ralph Maudsley
5 Valerie Beecroft
6 Peter Newton
7 John Willasey (C)
8 Mike Morris
Rung in celebration of the life of "Donny" Peers of Bromborough, who died in Saturday 29th March 2003.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
114 Main Road
Wednesday, 2 April 2003 in 1h 57 (11)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Malcolm Clarke
3–4 Frank R Morton (C)
5–6 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4801.0418

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 4 April 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Douglas Lowe
2 John Oultram
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
5 Simon Christian
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 Andy Jobson
8 John Bibby
1st in method as conductor.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 8 April 2003 in 2h 38 (15 in C)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by K J Walpole
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4804.0493

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 8 April 2003 in 2h 12 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4801.0418

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warburton, Greater Manchester
St Werburgh
Thursday, 10 April 2003 (25–2–6 in E♭)
1312 Spliced Surprise Major (12m)
32 Bristol; 64 Ashtead, Superlative; 96 London, Uxbridge, Yorkshire; 128 Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Watford, Wembley; 224 Rutland
1 John F Oultram
2 Stephen R Knight
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Michael Thomson
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Nicholas Thomson
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
1200th Quarter Peal: 6
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Sunday, 13 April 2003 in 2h 7 (11)
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
First Oxford TB in hand: 1-2
Ringing World page reference: 4801.0418

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Wednesday, 16 April 2003 in 2h 38 (15)
5000 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by K I Lucas
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Mark A Bell
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
1100th handbell peal: 1-2
Ringing World page reference: 4804.0493

Chester Diocesan Guild
Woodchurch, Cheshire
Holy Cross
Wednesday, 23 April 2003 in 2h 43 (4)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by B Harris
1 Paul B Hunter
2 John Hyden
3 Rhiannon J Matthews
4 Peter W Robson
5 Peter L Furniss
6 Peter D Hughes (C)
7 Christopher J Eden
8 Paul J Tiebout
First on eight: 4. First Plain Bob inside: 3. For Easter.
Ringing World page reference: 4806.0539

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 24 April 2003 in 2h 13 (11)
5040 Single Canterbury Pleasure Bob Major
Composed by J F Murfin
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John F Murfin (C)
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 William H Dowse
Ringing World page reference: 4803.0467

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 29 April 2003 in 2h 17 (11 in G)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1–2 David W Friend
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4804.0493

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Wednesday, 30 April 2003 in 2h 22 (14)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor (C)
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Frank R Morton
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
First as conductor in hand
Ringing World page reference: 4805.0519

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Thursday, 1 May 2003 in 1h 42 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2) Oxford TB (3,4) Kent TB (5,6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
450th peal together: 3-4 and 5-6
Ringing World page reference: 4806.0543

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Thursday, 1 May 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1312 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
1 John Bibby
2 Ian W Taylor
3 Nicholas Thomson
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Raymond Helliwell
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Peter Wilkinson
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 2 May 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Mai Delight Major
1 William G Bibby
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Simon Christian
4 Duncan L C Hyde
5 Robert Peers
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John Oultram (C)
8 John Bibby
1st in method as conductor.1st in method 3 & 4.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Broughton, Staffordshire
St Peter
Saturday, 3 May 2003 in 3h 7 (15–1–18 in F♯)
5088 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by W Barton
1 C Paul Cheshire
2 Malcolm Clarke
3 Christine M Johnson
4 Jacqueline H A Thompson
5 Roland W Morant
6 Frank R Morton (C)
7 David C H Simpson
8 Geoffrey A Edwards
First peal of Surprise Major inside - 4.
Ringing World page reference: 4806.0539

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 4 May 2003 in 2h 22 (15)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Frank R Morton (C)
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
A birthday compliment to Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4806.0543

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Sunday, 4 May 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 S Graham Heath
2 Jen M Darling
3 David P Booth
4 Nicholas Thomson (C)
5 Stuart J Heath
6 John Homer
First quarter at first attempt - 1.
For the birth of Frederick John Callaghan, grandson of 6 (3rd Jan 2003), Jake Neil Austin, first grandson of 2 (15th November 2002) and Finn Michael Martin-Jones, grandson of Pat Morant (also a local ringer) (4th October 2002)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Lundy Island, Bristol Channel
St Helen
Sunday, 4 May 2003 in 2h 56 (13–3–18)
5088 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by W Barton
1 Clive Calton
2 Frank Osbaldiston
3 Ruth H Smith
4 Alan McFall
5 Ian M Holland
6 Michael W Crowder
7 Robert B Smith
8 William H Dowse (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4804.0491

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wistaston, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Monday, 5 May 2003 in 2h 31 (5–3–24 in B)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by C Adams
1 Christine M Johnson
2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3 Malcolm Clarke
4 Harold Dowler
5 Ian W Taylor
6 Roland W Morant
7 C Paul Cheshire
8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4806.0539

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 6 May 2003 in 1h 40
5040 Minor (4m)
(1) St Clement’s College Bob (2,3) 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)
600th peal: 3-4
1600th peal as conductor for the Chester Diocesan Guild
Ringing World page reference: 4806.0543

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 6 May 2003 in 2h 20 (11)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by G M Bradshaw
1–2 David W Friend
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0590

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 13 May 2003 in 2h 40 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter Broadbent
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0590

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 13 May 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Sue Howe
2 Neville Brown
3 Andy Jobson
4 Simon Christian
5 Roger Boultbee (C)
6 Richard Brierley
1st quarter 1.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 15 May 2003 in 2h 18
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Alan McFall
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 William H Dowse
First peal in hand for over 31 years: 1-2
Ringing World page reference: 4806.0543

Chester Diocesan Guild
Over, Cheshire
St Chad
Thursday, 22 May 2003 (13–2–15 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
128 each Bristol, London, Pudsey, Superlative; 192 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Rutland, Yorkshire
1 Michael Thomson
2 Andrew J Jobson
3 John F Oultram
4 J Robert Jervis
5 Ian W Taylor
6 Peter Wilkinson
7 Raymond D Helliwell
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
28 Mardale Court
Thursday, 22 May 2003 in 2h 44 (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 David N Young
9–10 Frank R Morton (C)
400th peal: 1-2
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0590

Chester Diocesan Guild
Pott Shrigley, Cheshire
St Christopher
Saturday, 24 May 2003 in 2h 45 (10–3–21 in F♯)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven extents
1 Brian Schofield
2 William H Dowse
3 Sally J Winstanley
4 David W Friend
5 Peter C Maddocks
6 Ivor R Nichols (C)
First peal: 3
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0588

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Sunday, 25 May 2003 in 2h 6 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2) Oxford TB (3,4) Kent TB (5,6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0590

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 27 May 2003 in 2h 20 (15)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Frank R Morton (C)
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0590

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 27 May 2003 in 2h 22 (11 in G)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0590

Chester Diocesan Guild
Neston, Cheshire
St Mary and St Helen
Saturday, 31 May 2003 in 2h 43 (15)
5024 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
672 each London, Rutland; 640 each Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative; 608 Bristol; 576 Cambridge, Lincolnshire; 129 com, atw
Composed by N R Aspland
1 John Hyden
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Steven W Hughes
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 Eric R Jones
6 Paul J Tiebout
7 Alban D Forster
8 Peter L Furniss
First Spliced: 3.
Circled tower: 4.
For the 50th anniversary of the Coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II.
Ringing World page reference: 4809.0610

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Sunday, 1 June 2003 in 1h 56 (11)
5040 St Clement's College Bob Minor
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge (C)
5–6 Ian W Taylor
550th peal for the Guild: 3-4
Ringing World page reference: 4808.0590

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 1 June 2003
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Robert Peers
2 Ernest T Carvell
3 Brian Shone
4 Michelle C Dixon
5 David J Hocker
6 Peter F Humphreys
7 Peter M S Newton
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
For Evensong and the 50th Anniversary of the Queens Coronation

Chester Diocesan Guild
Birkenhead, Cheshire
St Saviour, Oxton
Sunday, 1 June 2003 in 2h 58 (20)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by Traditional
1 Alexander J Martin
2 Valerie M Beecroft
3 Susan D Sparling
4 William Harrison
5 Fiona G Harrison
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Paul J Tiebout
8 John Hyden
9 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)
10 Peter D Hughes
First on ten: 2,5,6. For the 50th anniversary of the Coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II.
Ringing World page reference: 4809.0610

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 3 June 2003 in 3h 1 (15 in C)
5152 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
Granta Variation
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
11–12 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4812.0686

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 5 June 2003 in 2h 8 (11)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Frank R Morton (C)
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 William H Dowse
700th handbell peal: 1-2
Rung for the 50th anniversary of the Coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II
Ringing World page reference: 4809.0611

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bowdon, Greater Manchester
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 7 June 2003 in 3h 4 (18–0–6 in E)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J R Pritchard
1 Christine Broadley
2 Ruth M Border
3 Geoffrey A Edwards
4 Christine M Johnson
5 Allen Twyman
6 J David Adams
7 Denis Mottershead (C)
8 Ian Friend
Rung to mark the 50th anniversary of the Coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II. The ringers of 2 and 5 rang a peal in this tower to mark the Coronation.
Ringing World page reference: 4811.0659

Chester Diocesan Guild
Port Sunlight, Merseyside
Christ Church
Sunday, 8 June 2003
1260 Stedman Triples
1 John Hyden (C)
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Brenda D Humphreys
4 Peter F Humphreys
5 Michelle C Dixon
6 George W Phillips
7 Samuel M Austin
8 David J Hocker
For Afternoon Service. First Stedman Triples as conductor.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 10 June 2003 in 2h 17 (11 in G)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4812.0686

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 10 June 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 John Oultram
2 Jennifer M Christian
3 Roger Boultbee
4 Neville Brown
5 J David Adams
6 Simon Christian
7 Andrew J Jobson (C)
8 Richard Brierley
Rung half muffled in memory of Anne Cookson,wife of Graham Cookson Rector of this Parish who died 8th June 2003

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 15 June 2003 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Raymond D Helliwell
2 Elizabeth A Helliwell
3 Bernard J Ongley
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Edward C Gorton
6 Michael Thomson
7 Graeme A Littler
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
Rung before evensong as a tribute to Norman and Daphne Rose for their service to the St Wilfrid's choir for over thirty years, wishing them well on their retirement to Brecon

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Monday, 16 June 2003 in 1h 51 (11)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Michael C E Hodge (C)
5–6 Ian W Taylor
Ringing World page reference: 4811.0662

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
33 Sandringham Road
Tuesday, 17 June 2003 in 1h 59 (11)
5040 Minor (4m)
(1,2) Cambridge Surprise (3,4) Kent TB (5,6) Oxford TB (7) Plain Bob
1–2 Peter Broadbent
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
Ringing World page reference: 4812.0686

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Saturday, 21 June 2003 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Pam Thomson
2 Michael Thomson
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Ian R F Simpson
5 Adrian J Bowen
6 Ian W Taylor
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
Rung in memory of Gerald Bowen of Weaverham. Gerald was the instigator of the Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band, and called the band's first quarter - Lincolnshire at Grappenhall on 6th November 1975. Rung by a joint Weaverham and Thursday Night band

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bidston, Cheshire
St Oswald
Saturday, 21 June 2003 in 2h 27 (5)
5040 London Surprise Minor
1 John Hyden
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Bryan J McCahey
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 Geoffrey C Sparling
6 Peter L Furniss
500th peal: 4.
To celebrate the 21st birthday of Prince William of Wales.
Ringing World page reference: 4813.0707

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 24 June 2003 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1320 Minor (2m)
St. Clement's & Cambridge Surprise
1 Janet Mills
2 Alexander J Martin
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 David T G Jones
5 Peter M S Newton
6 John S T Willasey (C)
Rung to celebrate the safe arrival of Baby Adam Jones (nephew of 2).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Prestbury, Cheshire
St Peter
Sunday, 29 June 2003 in 2h 58 (15)
5152 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Peter S Muchlinski
1 Peter W Robson
2 Peter D Hughes (C)
3 Peter F Humphreys
4 Peter Broadbent
5 Peter Dyson
6 Peter C Randall
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Peter L Furniss
First Treble Bob: 1.
On St Peter's Day.
Ringing World page reference: 4812.0684

Chester Diocesan Guild
Mobberley, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 29 June 2003 in 47m (15)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Faye Parkes
2 Margaret Graham
3 Roger Bugler
4 Gill Walmsley
5 Philip J Roberts (C)
6 James J Blowers
First Quarter (1) For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 29 June 2003 in 3h 16 (26–0–21 in D)
5039 Grandsire Caters
Composed by Thomas Hooley
1 David W Friend (C)
2 Christine Broadley
3 Ivor R Nichols
4 Raymond H Daw
5 Michael C E Hodge
6 John H Gibb
7 Stefan R Zientek
8 William H Dowse
9 James R Gibb
10 Christopher D Adamson
Rung to mark the closure of the church of St Michael and All Angels for major refurbishment, June 2003 to March 2004.
Ringing World page reference: 4812.0684

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Sunday, 29 June 2003 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Ralph Maudsley
2 Susan E Costello
3 Lindsey C Bryant
4 W Brian Shone
5 Ernest T Carvell
6 Valerie M Beecroft
7 David T G Jones (C)
8 Peter M S Newton

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 1 July 2003 in 2h 23 (11)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World page reference: 4816.0781

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 1 July 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Andy Jobson (C)
2 Neville Brown
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 John Oultram
5 Simon Christian
6 Ian McLoughlin
7 Roger Boultbee
8 J David Adams
To celebrate the wedding of Johanna and Matthew which took place at St Boniface
Bunbury on Saturday 28th June 2003

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
St Mary without the Walls, Handbridge
Wednesday, 2 July 2003 in 50m (19–3–12 in E♭)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Anne P Daines
2 Irene James
3 Sally McKechnie
4 Paul Taylor
5 Helen S Mitchell
6 J David Adams
7 Philip A Burton
8 Peter W H Barker (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Walkden, Greater Manchester
St Paul
Thursday, 3 July 2003 (18–2–1 in E)
1280 Glasgow Surprise Major
1 Malcolm Murphy
2 J Robert Jervis
3 Stephen R Knight
4 Michael Thomson
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Raymond Helliwell
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 Nicholas Thomson
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 3 July 2003 in 1h 55 (11)
5040 Minor (7m)
(1) St Clement’s College (2) St Nicholas College (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (4) Double Bob (5) Plain Bob (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 John F Murfin
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First handbell peal of 7 Minor methods: 1-2
Ringing World page reference: 4813.0709

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Friday, 4 July 2003 in 3h 3 (20–0–20 in E)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by T B Worsley
1 Ruth H Smith
2 Ian M Holland
3 Bernard F L Groves
4 Alan McFall
5 Frank Osbaldiston
6 Michael W Crowder
7 William H Dowse
8 Robert B Smith (C)
Arranged to celebrate the 60th birthday of 'Old Bill' Dowse. The ringers of 2 to 8 have been ringing peals together for over 45 years.
Ringing World page reference: 4813.0707

Chester Diocesan Guild
Witton (Northwich), Cheshire
St Helen
Saturday, 5 July 2003 (14–0–0 in F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Andrew Poole
2 Lynne Sawyer
3 Nicholas Harris
4 Frank Horrocks
5 Ray Poole
6 Stephen R Knight (C)
7 Helen Knight
Rung to celebrate the ordination as Priest of Rev Adam Friend, curate of this parish

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wistaston, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 5 July 2003 in 2h 42 (5–3–24 in B)
5056 Roch Surprise Major
Composed by A J Pitman
1 Christopher J Henshall
2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3 Harold Dowler
4 C Michael Orme
5 Roland W Morant
6 C Paul Cheshire
7 Charles A S Webb
8 Frank R Morton (C)
The first peal in the method by all and for the Guild. Completed the Surprise Major alphabet 3 times - 8.
Ringing World page reference: 4813.0707

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bosley, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 5 July 2003 in 2h 32 (5–2–22 in A)
5040 Minor (7m)
York S, Beverley S, Surfleet S, Cambridge S, Oxford T B, Kent T B, Plain B
1 Brian Schofield
2 William H Dowse
3 Frank Osbaldiston
4 Alan McFall
5 Ian M Holland (C)
6 Michael W Crowder
Ringing World page reference: 4813.0707

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 6 July 2003 in 2h 22 (15)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Frank R Morton (C)
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4813.0709

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 6 July 2003 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1274 Plain Bob Triples
1 Elisabeth R Stevenson
2 Anne Stevenson
3 John Stevenson
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Bernard J Ongley
6 Michael Thomson
7 Nicholas Thomson (C)
8 J Mark Stevenson
First on eight -1.
Rung before evensong as an 18th birthday compliment to John Stevenson (8th July)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 6 July 2003 (24–3–0 in D)
1260 Plain Bob Royal
1 Peter Hampson
2 William Harrison
3 Ernest T Carvell
4 Valerie M Beecroft
5 Robert Peers
6 David J Hocker
7 David T G Jones
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
9 Peter M S Newton
10 Steven W Hughes
1st on 10: 1
For Evensong. For the Ordination of the Rev'd Ian Arch from Bromborough

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 8 July 2003 in 2h 58 (15 in C)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
Granta Variation
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
11–12 Gordon R Birks
Ringing World page reference: 4816.0781

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Tuesday, 8 July 2003 in 1h 55 (11)
5040 Minor (13m)
(1) Double Oxford, Thelwall, Plain Bob (2) St Clement’s College, Childwall, Plain Bob (3) Single Oxford, Plain Bob (4) St Nicholas College, Heatherslade, Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (5) Double Bob, Fulbeck (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 John F Murfin
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4813.0709

Chester Diocesan Guild
Woodchurch, Wirral
Holy Cross
Friday, 11 July 2003 (3–3–27 in D)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Peter D Hughes (C)
2 Valerie M Beecroft
3 William Harrison
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Peter W Robson
6 Alexander J Martin
7 Margaret K S Allin
8 Ernest T Carvell
Prior to the induction of Rev Anne Davis as Rector of this church.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Daresbury, Cheshire
All Saints
Saturday, 12 July 2003 (16–1–5 in E)
1344 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Cynthia Warrilow
2 Linda M Thomson
3 Bernard J Ongley
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Robert J Warrilow
6 Dennis Latham
7 Anthony J Freemont
8 Kenneth G Lee
To celebrate 60 years since Bernard first rang at Goostrey.
Ringing World page reference: 4815.0765

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 15 July 2003 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Mark A Bell
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World page reference: 4816.0781

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 17 July 2003 in 2h 10 (11)
5040 Minor (3m)
2 extents each St Clement’s CB, Plain Bob, 3 extents Kent TB
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Michael C E Hodge (C)
5–6 David N Young
Ringing World page reference: 4815.0759

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 18 July 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Belfast Surprise Major
1 Douglas Lowe
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Karen Williams
4 Duncan L C Hyde
5 Robert Peers
6 Peter W H Barker
7 John F Oultram (C)
8 John R Bibby
Ringing World page reference: 4816.0784

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 20 July 2003 in 1h 43 (11)
5040 Minor (7m)
St Clement’s College, St Nicholas College, Reverse Canterbury Pleasure, Double Bob, Plain Bob, Kent TB, Oxford TB
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
First handbell peal of 7 Minor methods: 3-4
Ringing World August 15th 2003 No. 4816 page 781
Ringing World page reference: 4816.0781

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stockport, Greater Manchester
St George
Sunday, 20 July 2003 in 45m (29–3–12 in D)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Graham Kelly
2 David Kelly
3 Steven P Kelly
4 Anne E Mayes
5 Thomas E Mayes
6 Andrew C D Mayes (C)
For the wedding on 21 June 2003 at St James, Gatley, Cheshire, of the Revd David Fisher (previous Curate at St George’s) and Gillian Borthwick; also for the Ordination to the Priesthood of the Revd Richard Lamey (present Curate at St George’s Stockport).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Sunday, 20 July 2003 in 2h 1
5040 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Seven extents
1–2 Christine M Johnson
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4816.0781

Chester Diocesan Guild
Christleton, Cheshire
St James
Thursday, 24 July 2003 (12–1–26 in F♯)
1280 Cornwall Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram
2 Ian W Taylor
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Stephen R Knight
5 Michael Thomson
6 Raymond Helliwell
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
1st in method: 7
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 29 July 2003 in 2h 42 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson (No. 3)
1–2 J David Atkinson (C)
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Mark A Bell
9–10 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World page reference: 4816.0781

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 31 July 2003 in 2h 14 (15)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4817.0806

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 3 August 2003 in 1h 48 (11)
5040 Minor (8m)
(1) St Clement’s College Bob (2) St Nicholas College (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (4) Double Bob, Fulbeck (5) Plain Bob (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4817.0806

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 3 August 2003
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Peter F Humphreys
2 Charlotte A Roberts
3 Janet M Jones
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Robert Peers
6 Eric R Jones
7 David T G Jones
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 5 August 2003 in 2h 20 (11)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World page reference: 4821.0903

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 7 August 2003 in 2h 13 (11)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Alan McFall
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 Ian W Taylor
Ringing World page reference: 4818.0833

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 14 August 2003 (20–0–20 in E)
1280 Cassiobury Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram
2 Malcolm Murphy
3 J Robert Jervis
4 Michael Thomson
5 Nicholas Thomson
6 Raymond D Helliwell
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Peter Wilkinson (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 14 August 2003 in 1h 50 (10)
5040 Minor (5m)
(1) Buxton B (2,3) St Clement’s (4) Plain Bob (5) Kent TB (6,7) Oxford TB
1–2 John F Murfin
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4819.0855

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 21 August 2003 in 1h 49 (11)
5040 Minor (2m)
4 extents Oxford TB, 3 extents Kent TB
1–2 Michael C E Hodge
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World September 12th 2003 No. 4820 page 880
Ringing World page reference: 4820.0880

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 22 August 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Simon Christian
2 John Bibby
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 Janet Jones
5 Robert Peers
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John Oultram
8 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
To celebrate the wedding of Claudia Ranner and Jonathan Harvey.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Monday, 25 August 2003 in 3h 27 (24–3–0 in D)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by G A C John
1 J David Adams
2 Christine Broadley
3 Jean Barnes
4 Paul B Hunter
5 Clive G Smith
6 Samuel M Austin
7 Paul J Tiebout
8 Gordon R Birks (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4820.0877

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 26 August 2003 (8–0–9 in B♭)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Gillian M Devall
2 Susan E Costello
3 W Brian Shone
4 Valerie M Beecroft
5 Ralph Maudsley
6 Lindsey C Bryant
7 David T G Jones
8 Peter M S Newton (C)
Rung in thanksgiving for the lives of Cyril (Syd) Wilde, Father-in-law of 5th ringer, and Barrie Martin Williamson, friend of 5th ringer

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 28 August 2003 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by Arr. J D Atkinson
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 Ian W Taylor
First peal of Kent TB Royal on handbells: 9-10
100th peal together: 3-4 and 7-8
Ringing World page reference: 4821.0903

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 31 August 2003 in 1h 47 (11)
5040 Minor (12m)
(1) St Clement’s College Bob, Childwall, Buxton (2) St Nicholas College Bob, Heatherslade, Gower (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (4) Double Bob, Fulbeck (5) Plain Bob (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Rung as a 59th wedding anniversary compliment to Bill and Hazel Gibbons of Holmes Chapel
Ringing World page reference: 4821.0903

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Monday, 1 September 2003 in 2h 56 (10)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by B Harris
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Sally A McKechnie
3 J David Stockton
4 Peter D Hughes (C)
5 J David Adams
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 Andrew J Jobson
8 Peter W H Barker
First peal: 2.
Ringing World page reference: 4825.0997

Chester Diocesan Guild
Dunham Massey, Cheshire
St Margaret
Monday, 1 September 2003 in 44m (25–2–24)
1263 Stedman Triples
1 Dorothy Eccles
2 Cynthia Warrilow
3 Bernard J Ongley
4 Roland F Eccles
5 Bob Warrilow
6 Dennis Latham
7 K George Lee (C)
8 Tony J Freemont
49th wedding anniversary compliment to Dorothy and Roland Eccles, 19th to Wendy and George Lee, and first quarter on the bells since completion of the tower restoration work.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 2 September 2003 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Mark A Bell
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World October 24th 2003 No. 4826 page 1022
Ringing World page reference: 4826.1022

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Thursday, 4 September 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram
2 J Robert Jervis
3 Stephen R Knight
4 Michael Thomson
5 Ian W Taylor
6 Peter Wilkinson
7 Nicholas Thomson (C)
8 Raymond D Helliwell
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 4 September 2003 in 2h 10 (10)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Alan McFall
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 William H Dowse
Ringing World page reference: 4822.0925

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Sunday, 7 September 2003 in 2h 2 (11)
5040 Minor (6m)
(1) St Clement’s, Buxton (2,4,5) Plain Bob (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4822.0925

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 7 September 2003 (11–1–6 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Jason Stones
2 Nicholas Thomson (C)
3 Linda M Thomson
4 Michael Thomson
5 John Stevenson
6 Bernard J Ongley
First away from cover - 1; 300th together - 2 & 3; circled the tower 16 times - 2.
Congratulations to Jason and John for their A level results, with best wishes as they leave for university

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 7 September 2003 (24–3–0 in D)
1260 Plain Bob Caters
1 Robert Peers
2 Peter F Humphreys
3 Sharon E Williams
4 Valerie M Beecroft
5 William Harrison
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
7 David J Hocker
8 David T G Jones
9 Peter M S Newton
10 Steven W Hughes
1st on 10: 3
For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Monday, 8 September 2003 in 2h 5 (5)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Christine M Johnson
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 David N Young
Ringing World page reference: 4822.0925

Chester Diocesan Guild
Dunham Massey, Cheshire
St Margaret
Monday, 8 September 2003 in 42m (9cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Mike Cumpstey
2 Lynn Smith
3 Julia Davies
4 Bernard J Ongley
5 K George Lee (C)
6 Tony J Freemont
First quarter - 1.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 9 September 2003 in 2h 42 (15)
5120 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by J Clatworthy
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Mark A Bell
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 Peter Broadbent
600th peal together (all in hand): 1-2 and 7-8
Ringing World October 24th 2003 No. 4826 page 1022
Ringing World page reference: 4826.1022

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 14 September 2003 in 1h 56 (11)
5040 Minor (10m)
(1) St Nicholas College, Heatherslade, Gower (2) St Clement’s College, Childwall, Buxton (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (4,5) Plain Bob (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Most Minor methods on handbells: 1-2
Ringing World page reference: 4824.0973

Chester Diocesan Guild
Norbury, Hazel Grove, Cheshire
Sunday, 14 September 2003
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Deborah Houghton
2 Joyce Gardner
3 Simeon Farrington (C)
4 Peter Broadbent
5 Rebecca Glen
6 Angela Gardner
7 Rorick Houghton
8 Geoff Gardner

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Wednesday, 17 September 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Andy Jobson (C)
2 Neville Brown
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 Zoe Roberts
5 Helen S Mitchell
6 George Morrall
7 Christopher Roberts
8 Simon Christian
To congratulate Neville and Margarete Brown on their Ruby Wedding Anniversary.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 18 September 2003 in 1h 43 (11)
5040 Minor (7m)
(1) St Nicholas College (2) St Clement’s College (3) Double Bob (4) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (5) Plain Bob (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4824.0973

Chester Diocesan Guild
Prestbury, Cheshire
St Peter
Thursday, 25 September 2003 (14–2–8 in F)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
384 Ashtead; 320 Cassiobury; 576 Uxbridge
1 Helen Foster
2 J Robert Jervis
3 Stephen R Knight
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Raymond Helliwell
6 Peter Wilkinson
7 Michael Thomson
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 25 September 2003 in 1h 48 (5)
5040 Minor (3m)
(1,2) Oxford TB (3,4,5) Kent TB (6,7) Plain Bob
1–2 Alan McFall
3–4 Michael C E Hodge (C)
5–6 David N Young
Ringing World page reference: 4825.0999

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wistaston, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 27 September 2003 in 2h 45 (5–3–24 in B)
5024 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Linda J Cheshire
2 Frank R Morton
3 Christine M Johnson
4 Malcolm Clarke
5 Christopher J Henshall
6 Geoffrey A Edwards
7 Paul Maddock
8 C Paul Cheshire (C)
350th peal in the tower.
Ringing World page reference: 4825.0997

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 28 September 2003 in 2h 15 (15)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
A birthday compliment to the conductor
Ringing World page reference: 4825.0999

Chester Diocesan Guild
Waverton, Cheshire
St Peter
Sunday, 28 September 2003 (8–0–10 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Steven Spreyer
2 Chris Spreyer
3 Carol F Ferris
4 David T Andrews
5 Martin Speed
6 Robin Ferris (C)
Rung to celebrate the installation of Rev. David Wilson as Priest in Charge
Ringing World page reference: 4827.1052

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 28 September 2003 (24–3–0 in D)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Sally McKechnie
2 Robin Ferris
3 David T Andrews
4 Peter W Hooper
5 John F Oultram
6 J David Adams
7 George E Morrall (C)
8 Andrew J Jobson
9 Peter W H Barker
10 Duncan L C Hyde
First on 10: 1
For Evensong
Ringing World page reference: 4827.1050

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 30 September 2003 in 2h 20 (11 in G)
5184 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by M C W Sherwood
1–2 J David Atkinson (C)
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 David W Friend
7–8 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World page reference: 4825.0999

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 3 October 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Michael Thomson
2 Duncan Hyde (C)
3 Janet M Jones
4 Neville Brown
5 Robert Peers
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 John F Oultram
8 John R Bibby
To celebrate the marriage of Illona Mitchell, daughter of Colin and Helen, to Peter Curtis as St Mary’s Without the Walls, Handbridge, on Saturday 4th October 2003.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Friday, 3 October 2003 in 2h 23 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Ian W Taylor (C)
Birthday compliment (3rd October) to Dickon Hodge, son of Liz and Mike Hodge
Ringing World October 24th 2003 No. 4826 page 1022
Ringing World page reference: 4826.1022

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Sunday, 5 October 2003 in 2h 5 (11)
5040 Minor (8m)
(1) St Clement’s, Gower (2) St Nicholas, Heatherslade (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (4,5) Plain Bob (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World October 24th 2003 No. 4826 page 1022
Ringing World page reference: 4826.1022

Chester Diocesan Guild
Hodnet, Shropshire
St Luke
Sunday, 5 October 2003 in 2h 52 (12–0–24 in F)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by J S Warboys
1 Craig Chaplow
2 Simeon W Farrington
3 Christine M Johnson
4 Jacqueline H A Thompson
5 Christopher J Henshall
6 C Paul Cheshire
7 Frank R Morton (C)
8 Geoffrey A Edwards
An 89th birthday compliment to Richard E Morris, local bell ringer and former tower captain.
Ringing World page reference: 4829.1092

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 7 October 2003 in 2h 39 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Peter Broadbent
Ringing World November 21st 2003 No. 4830 page 1118
Ringing World page reference: 4830.1118

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 12 October 2003 in 1h 48 (11)
5040 Minor (10m)
(1) St Nicholas College, Heatherslade, Gower (2) St Clement’s College, Childwall, Buxton (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (4,5) Plain Bob (6) Kent TB (7) Oxford TB
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
75th handbell peal: 1-2
Ringing World November 7th 2003 No. 4828 page 1072
Ringing World page reference: 4828.1072

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Sunday, 12 October 2003 (8–3–18 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 S Graham Heath
2 Michael Surman
3 David P Booth
4 Emma L Perris
5 Nicholas Thomson (C)
6 Christopher Aston
For evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 14 October 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Ian McLoughlin
2 Neville Brown
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Jennifer M Christian
5 Roger Boultbee
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 John Oultram (C)
8 Simon Christian

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 14 October 2003 in 1h 57 (11)
5040 Minor (4m)
(1,2) Norwich S (3,4) Cambridge S (5,6) Oxford TB (7) Kent TB
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 David W Friend
Ringing World November 21st 2003 No. 4830 page 1118
Ringing World page reference: 4830.1118

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warburton, Greater Manchester
St Werburgh
Thursday, 16 October 2003 (25–2–6 in E♭)
1280 Lindum Surprise Major
1 John F Oultram (C)
2 Malcolm Murphy
3 Stephen R Knight
4 Michael Thomson
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Peter Wilkinson
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Nicholas Thomson
Rung in memory of Mrs Mary Harper, aged 91, a Warburton Parishioner for many years, whose funeral was held this afternoon
A Mid Cheshire Thursday Night Quarter Peal Band Quarter

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 16 October 2003 in 2h 36 (15)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Alan McFall
3–4 David N Young
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 William H Dowse
Ringing World page reference: 4828.1072

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Saturday, 18 October 2003 in 2h 42 (11–3–15 in G)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
1 Tim Hughes
2 Sarah Jacot
3 Denise A Hughes
4 Tony Greenham
5 Mark Jacot
6 Frank Osbaldiston (C)
Rung by a Sunday Service band to celebrate the centenary of the first peal in tower on 14th October 1903
Ringing World page reference: 4830.1116

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stockport, Cheshire
St George
Saturday, 18 October 2003 in 3h 18 (29–3–12)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by David G Hull (no3)
1 Barbara D Murray
2 Carol A Marchbank
3 Clive G Smith
4 Val A Andrews
5 Geoffrey Fothergill
6 Simon D Woof
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Trevor W Marchbank
9 Andrew D Sibson (C)
10 Gordon R Birks
Rung to celebrate the marriage of Esther House and Andrew Venables.
Ringing World page reference: 4828.1068

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Sunday, 19 October 2003 in 1h 59 (11)
5040 Minor (5m)
(1) Buxton (2) Plain Bob (3) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure (4,5) Kent TB (6,7) Oxford TB
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 David N Young (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4828.1072

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 21 October 2003 in 2h (11)
5040 Minor (7m)
Bourne S, Ipswich S, Norwich S, Cambridge S, Kent TB, Oxford TB, Plain Bob
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 Neil D Lomas
Ringing World November 21st 2003 No. 4830 page 1118
Ringing World page reference: 4830.1118

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 23 October 2003 in 2h 15 (11)
5040 Single Canterbury Pleasure Bob Major
Composed by J F Murfin
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John F Murfin (C)
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4829.1094

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Lawrence
Friday, 24 October 2003 (12–1–3 in F♯)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Helen S Mitchell
2 Neville Brown
3 Peter W H Barker
4 Geoffrey Parting
5 Robert Peers
6 John F Oultram
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 John R Bibby
Ringing World page reference: 4832.1171

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Friday, 24 October 2003 in 1h 44 (11)
5040 Minor (5m)
(1) St Clement’s, Gower (2,3) Plain Bob (4,5) Kent TB (6,7) Oxford TB
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge (C)
5–6 Ian W Taylor
In memory of Geoffrey Fothergill
Ringing World January 23th 2004 No. 4839 page 81
Ringing World page reference: 4839.0081

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 26 October 2003 in 2h 41 (15)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 Frank R Morton (C)
9–10 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 4829.1095

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin
Monday, 27 October 2003 in 44m (10–0–24 in G)
1264 Grovesnor Bob Major
1 Jacqui Roberts
2 Sally Williams
3 Dave Alecock
4 Christopher C Roberts
5 Peter W H Barker
6 J David Adams
7 Philip A Burton
8 Andrew J Jobson (C)
First blows in the method for all

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 28 October 2003 in 2h 25 (11)
5184 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World November 21st 2003 No. 4830 page 1118
Ringing World page reference: 4830.1118

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 28 October 2003 (11–0–7 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Arthur Wycherley
2 Richard Brierley
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 Neville Brown
5 Simon Christian
6 Andrew J Jobson (C)
1st inside to minor 2.
Birthday compliment to Simon Christian

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Friday, 31 October 2003 in 2h 25 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 C Paul Cheshire
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
7–8 David N Young
Ringing World November 21st 2003 No. 4830 page 1118
Ringing World page reference: 4830.1118

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wybunbury, Cheshire
44 Church Way
Sunday, 2 November 2003 in 2h 22 (11)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Christine M Johnson
3–4 C Paul Cheshire
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 David N Young (C)
450th peal: 3-4
Ringing World November 21st 2003 No. 4830 page 1118
Ringing World page reference: 4830.1118

Chester Diocesan Guild
Little Budworth, Cheshire
St Peter
Sunday, 2 November 2003 (6–2–1 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Rachel Gilbert
2 Raymond Worrall
3 Simon Christian
4 Andrew J Jobson
5 Robert Jarvis (C)
1st Attempt for treble ringer.