Performances report

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Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
33 Sandringham Road
Tuesday, 1 January 2013 in 2h 24 (11)
5120 Spliced Surprise Major (8 Methods)
896 Rutland; 704 Lincolnshire, Yorkshire; 640 Cambridge; 576 London, Pudsey, Superlative; 448 Bristol; 87 com, atw
Composed by P G K Davies
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 James W Holdsworth
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
Ringing World page reference: 5308.0063

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burton
St Nicholas
Tuesday, 1 January 2013
1296 Cambridge Minor
1 Desmond Hall
2 Jane E Davies
3 Valerie M Beecroft
4 John McCulloch
5 Lisa K Nuttall
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Backford, Cheshire
St Oswald
Tuesday, 1 January 2013 in 43m (10–0–12)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Victoria Frazer
2 Helen Thomas
3 Jean Welch
4 David Russell
5 Andrew Jobson (C)
6 Gordon Welch
Golden Wedding Anniversary congratulations to Rev'd Canon Peris Williams and his wife Sheila (former ringing family at Backford).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 3 January 2013 in 1h 45 (13)
5040 Minor
13m: (1) Single Oxford B and Plain B; (2) Plain B, Double B and Fulbeck B; (3) St Nicholas B, Gower B and Heatherslade B;(4) St Clement’s CB, Buxton B and Childwall B; (5) Reverse Canterbury PB; (6) Kent TB; (7) Oxford TB
1–2 John F Murfin
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5309.0090

Chester Diocesan Guild
Pott Shrigley, Cheshire
St Christopher
Friday, 4 January 2013 in 42m (10–3–21)
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 William H Dowse
2 Denise Hughes
3 Duncan M Matheson
4 Frank Osbaldiston
5 Peter Dyson
6 David W Friend (C)
Rung to congratulate Geoff Burton on being awarded an MBE

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester Cathedral (Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary), Cheshire
Sunday, 6 January 2013
1296 Plain and Little Bob Royal
1 Fiona M Nuttall
2 Heather R Nuttall
3 Lisa K Nuttall
4 Jane E Davies
5 Desmond Hall
6 Helen A Stansfield
7 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
9 Joanne L Wood
10 Steven W Hughes
First Plain & Little Bob Royal 1,2&7.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 8 January 2013 in 2h 58 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
Composed by D F Morrison (no. 1617)
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 James S Croft
11–12 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5309.0090

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and AA
Thursday, 10 January 2013 in 46m (20–0–20)
1280 Willesden Surprise Major
1 Raymond D Helliwell
2 Michael Thomson
3 Andrew J Rawlinson
4 Nicholas Thomson
5 Adrian J Bowen
6 Peter Wilkinson
7 Duncan LC Hyde
8 Ian W Taylor (C)
1st in method for all

Chester Diocesan Guild
Over, Cheshire
St Chad
Monday, 14 January 2013 in 2h 55 (13–2–15)
5088 Walesby Surprise Major
Composed by James W Washbrook
1 John H Gibb
2 Anne C Orme
3 David W Friend
4 J David Adams
5 Ian W Taylor
6 C Michael Orme
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 James E Andrews
An 80th birthday compliment to The Reverend Brian Harris.
Ringing World page reference: 5310.0109

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 15 January 2013 in 2h 43 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by R W Pipe
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5311.0135

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Thursday, 17 January 2013 in 41m (11–1–6)
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Nicholas Thomson (C)
2 Elizabeth Helliwell
3 Bernard J Ongley
4 Linda M Thomson
5 Iain D Scott
6 Michael Thomson
7 Peter Wilkinson
8 Raymond D Helliwell
Rung to mark the 90th anniversary of the Women's Institute in Grappenhall, founded 18th January 1923. Each member of the band was presented with a jar of home-made marmalade after the quarter.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 17 January 2013 in 2h 1 (13)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Ian W Taylor (C)
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael CE Hodge
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 5311.0135

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eccleston, Cheshire
St Mary the Blessed Virgin
Saturday, 19 January 2013 in 3h 4 (26–3–3)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Simon Humphrey
1 Brian Harris (Cheshire) (C)
2 Anne C Orme
3 J David Adams
4 David T G Jones
5 Peter Wilkinson
6 C Michael Orme
7 Duncan L C Hyde
8 Ian W Taylor
Rung in celebration of Brian Harris's 80th birthday (9 January).
Ringing World page reference: 5311.0133

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 20 January 2013 in 1h 58 (11 in G)
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: 5311.0135

Chester Diocesan Guild
Thurstaston, Merseyside
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 20 January 2013 in 2h 34 (6–2–15)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
1 Gillian S Caulfield-Pleavin
2 Jane E Davies
3 Duncan L C Hyde
4 Ian W Taylor
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Peter W Robson (C)
Rung as a thank you to Richard Turner for 45 years as Tower Captain at Thurstaston.
Ist Peal 1.
Ringing World page reference: 5322.0417

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Sunday, 20 January 2013 in 41m (11cwt)
1260 Mixed Doubles
360 Grandsire, 360 St Simons, 540 Plain Bob
1 Frank Moss
2 Mark Jacot
3 Denise A Hughes (C)
4 Tony Greenham
5 Tim Hughes
6 Tim Taylor
Rung to welcome Eloise Rose Butler, granddaughter of Tim and Annette Taylor.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sefton, Merseyside
St Helen
Sunday, 20 January 2013 in 2h 59 (11–2–11)
5040 Minor (9 Methods)
London & Wells: Beverley & Surfleet, Kent TB, Oxford TB, Cambridge, Double Oxford, Plain Bob
1 John Hyden
2 Lenard J Mitchell
3 Peter L Furniss
4 Mark A Collings
5 David T G Jones (C)
6 Andrew J Rawlinson
Birthday compliment to David Jones, Ruth Blackwell and Michael Allen. The band would like to associate Ruth Blackwell and Richard Pearce, who were prevented from ringing by bad weather, with this peal.
With thanks to Andrew for stepping in at short notice.
Ringing World page reference: 5313.0181

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 22 January 2013 in 2h 35 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5313.0183

Chester Diocesan Guild
Buerton, Cheshire
4 Windmill Close
Tuesday, 22 January 2013 in 1h 50 (11 in G)
5040 Minor
5 Methods :-1) Oxford T.B. 2) Kent T.B. 3) Single Oxford 5) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure 4,6 & 7) Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5311.0135

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Saturday, 26 January 2013 in 2h 50 (11–0–7)
5056 Vyrnwy Surprise Major
Composed by Donald F Morrison (No. 6099)
1 Frank Osbaldiston
2 Neil Bennett
3 David W Friend
4 William H Dowse
5 Patrick W J Deakin
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Andrew J Rawlinson
One of two peals rung on this day to celebrate the 80th birthday of Brian Harris of Chester, by some of his ringing friends.
Ringing World page reference: 5312.0157

Chester Diocesan Guild
Christleton, Cheshire
St James
Saturday, 26 January 2013 in 2h 49 (12–1–26)
5040 Plain Bob Triples
Composed by C Ravenscroft
1 Nikki Dromgoole
2 Rev David S Fisher
3 Ian J Braithwaite
4 Matthew A Skues
5 Brian Harris (Cheshire) (C)
6 J David Adams
7 Andrew J Jobson
8 Keith Small
Rung by a local band and two guests to celebrate the 80th birthday of Brian Harris, whose tower this is. Brian has now rung the extent of Plain Bob on every feasible number of bells. First peal: 1, 8.
Ringing World page reference: 5312.0157

Chester Diocesan Guild
Thurstaston, Merseyside
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 27 January 2013 in 41m (6–2–15)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 E Jane Lea
2 Amy M Robson
3 Gaynor C Vaughan
4 Jennifer A McIntyre
5 Peter W Robson (C)
6 Rev E Jane Turner
Rung as a thank you to Richard Turner for 45 years as Tower Captain at Thurstaston. All members of the band were taught to ring by Richard.
BD

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bebington, Wirral
St Andrew
Sunday, 27 January 2013
1320 Cambridge Minor
1 Valerie Beecroft
2 Gillian Caulfield-Plevin
3 Steven W Hughes
4 David T G Jones
5 Joanne L Wood
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 29 January 2013 in 2h 37 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by C U G Collective
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 James W Holdsworth (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5313.0183

Chester Diocesan Guild
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Minster Ch of All Saints
Saturday, 2 February 2013 in 3h 25 (34–3–0)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by A J Rawlinson
1 Helen E Taylor
2 Ian W Taylor
3 Mark A Collings
4 Stefan R Zientek
5 Andrew J Rawlinson (C)
6 Paul B Hunter
7 Patrick W J Deakin
8 Raymond D Helliwell
9 Peter Wilkinson
10 Lenard J Mitchell
11 Malcolm S Turner
12 Peter L Furniss
First peal on 12: 7.
First above Minor as conductor.
Andrew's 16th birthday treat (4th February).
Ringing World page reference: 5316.0254

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester
16 Westminster Green
Monday, 4 February 2013 in 2h 14 (14)
5088 Kent TB Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 David T G Jones
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Ian W Taylor
7–8 Brian Harris (C)
Rung with grateful memory for the generous and rewarding life of Roger Bailey.
Ringing World page reference: 5316.0258

Chester Diocesan Guild
Daresbury, Cheshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 5 February 2013 in 2h 57 (16–1–5)
5120 Spliced Surprise Major (3)
1920 Lindum, 1920 Uxbridge & 1280 Ashtead
Composed by Robert D S Brown
1 Helen E Taylor
2 Paul B Hunter (C)
3 David T G Jones
4 J David Adams
5 Mark A Collings
6 Duncan L C Hyde
7 Patrick W J Deakin
8 Peter L Furniss
100th as conductor
Ringing World page reference: 5313.0181

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 7 February 2013 in 2h 6 (13)
5088 Spliced Treble Bob Major
2m: 3456 Kent; 1632 Oxford; 84 com all at le
Composed by J Reeves Arr AG Driver
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Ian W Taylor (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5314.0208

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wallasey, Wirral
St Hilary of Poitiers
Sunday, 10 February 2013
1320 Beverley Surprise Minor
1 Gavin E Price
2 Gillian Caulfield-Plevin
3 John McCulloch
4 David King-Hele
5 Steven W Hughes
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
First Beverley 2
Xin Nian Kuai Le. Gong Hei Fard Choy.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 10 February 2013 in 41m (10–0–24)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Peter Wilkinson
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Ian W Taylor
4 Fiona Harrison
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 K George Lee (C)
8 Andrew J Rawlinson
Rung on the light eight after the tenor clapper broke during a quarter of caters.
For evensong.
80th birthday compliment to Brian Harris.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 12 February 2013 in 2h 59 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
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 Paul B Hunter
11–12 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5315.0231

Chester Diocesan Guild
Prestbury, Cheshire
St Peter
Thursday, 14 February 2013 in 2h 53 (14–2–8)
5088 Tillingham Surprise Major
Composed by Stanley Jenner
1 James E Andrews
2 Anne C Orme
3 Carol A Marchbank
4 David W Friend
5 Brian Harris (Cheshire)
6 Ian W Taylor
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 C Michael Orme
Ringing World page reference: 5315.0229

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 17 February 2013 in 1h 57 (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: 5316.0256

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 17 February 2013 in 51m (26–0–21)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson
1 Ben Hockenhull
2 Helen Foster
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 Anne C Orme
5 James C Marchbank
6 Melanie R Curwen
7 Ian J Brown
8 J David Atkinson (C)
9 David W Friend
10 C Michael Orme
With congratulations to Pam Pearson on completing 40 years as a lollipop lady in Macclesfield; also a ringer in Macclesfield throughout this time.
£5 (block donation).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ
Sunday, 17 February 2013 in 49m (10–0–24)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8 Methods)
Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, London, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative, Yorkshire
Composed by Chris Adams
1 Patrick W J Deakin (C)
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Ian W Taylor
4 Brian Harris
5 Andrew J Jobson
6 Simon Christian
7 Andrew J Rawlinson
8 Peter Wilkinson
First of 8 spliced as conductor
Rung for Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 19 February 2013 in 3h (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 James W Holdsworth
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
11–12 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5315.0231

Chester Diocesan Guild
Buerton, Cheshire
4 Windmill Close
Friday, 22 February 2013 in 1h 50 (11 in G)
5040 Minor
7 Methods :- 1) Single Oxford, Plain Bob 2) Kent T.B. 3) Oxford T.B. 4) St. Clements College 5) St. Nicholas College 6) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure 7) Plain Bob
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5316.0256

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 24 February 2013 in 2h 3 (11 in F)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3–4 C Paul Cheshire
5–6 Frank R Morton
7–8 Ian W Taylor (C)
1,000th peal: 7-8
Ringing World page reference: 5325.0511

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wallasey, Wirral
St Nicholas
Sunday, 24 February 2013
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
2 Helen A Stansfield
3 Steven W Hughes
4 Janet M Jones
5 Desmond Hall
6 Jane E Davies
7 George W Phillips
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
First Cambridge Major 2.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Merseyside
St Barnabas
Monday, 25 February 2013 in 40m (23–1–5)
1250 Pope Benedict XVI Surprise Major
1 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
2 Janet M Jones
3 Samantha C Harrison
4 Lisa K Nuttall
5 Robert Peers
6 Peter M S Newton
7 Randle T J Tinkler
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
1st in m by all; Rung to mark the retirement this week of Pope Benedict XVI

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 26 February 2013 in 1h 55 (11)
5040 Minor (4 Methods)
(1-2) Cambridge S, (3-4) Kent T B, (5) Oxford T B, (6) Cambridge S, (7) Plain Bob
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 Paul B Hunter
Ringing World page reference: 5316.0256

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 26 February 2013 in 2h 15 (11)
5088 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
3072 Yorkshire, 960 Lincolnshire, 1056 Cambridge; 77 com, atw.
Composed by J W Holdsworth
1–2 David W Friend
3–4 James W Holdsworth (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5316.0256

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 28 February 2013 in 54m (26–0–21)
1344 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by M 18B W
1 James C Marchbank (C)
2 Christine Broadley
3 Anne C Orme
4 Helen Foster
5 Carol A Marchbank
6 Geoffrey R Gardner
7 Kevin J Rogers
8 John H Gibb
9 J David Atkinson
10 David W Friend
11 Richard S Starkie
12 C Michael Orme
In anticipation of East Cheshire branch quarter peal fortnight.
£6 (block donation)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarvin
St Andrew's
Saturday, 2 March 2013 in 40m (8–1–8)
1260 St Simon's Bob Doubles
10 1/2 extents
Composed by Traditional
1 Peter Vernon
2 Carol Ferris
3 Robin Ferris
4 Patrick W J Deakin (C)
5 Andrew J Jobson

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
St Luke
Saturday, 2 March 2013 in 41m (11–0–0)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Mervyn J Harrison
2 Glyn Maddock
3 Peter Wilkinson
4 John F Murfin
5 Ian W Taylor
6 Simon Taylor (C)
First in method: 2
First as conductor: 6

Chester Diocesan Guild
Frodsham, Cheshire
St Laurence
Saturday, 2 March 2013 in 2h 51 (12–1–3)
5088 Easingwold Surprise Major
Composed by Donald F Morrison (no. 4826)
1 C Michael Orme
2 Ian W Taylor
3 Anne C Orme
4 Jane E Davies
5 Brian Harris (Cheshire)
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Peter Wilkinson
100th peal for the CDG: 6.
Ringing World page reference: 5317.0285

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 5 March 2013 in 2h 40 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by K I Lucas
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5317.0287

Chester Diocesan Guild
Ticknall, Derbyshire
St George
Wednesday, 6 March 2013 in 2h 49 (9–1–26)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 William H Dowse
2 Denise A Hughes
3 J David Adams
4 Jill Danby
5 Rosemary A Maddocks
6 Brian Harris (Cheshire)
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Robert B Smith
First Surprise Major inside: 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5317.0285

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 7 March 2013 in 43m (8–2–23)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 William G J Gingell
2 Richard S Starkie
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 Helen Foster
5 Ian J Brown
6 James C Marchbank (C)
First of minor: 1.
For East Cheshire branch quarter peal fortnight.
£3 (block donation)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 7 March 2013 in 2h 6 (13)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Ian W Taylor (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5318.0311

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Sunday, 10 March 2013 in 40m (11)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Julia Cazalet
2 Charlie Seddon
3 Denise A Hughes
4 Tim Hughes
5 Frank Osbaldiston
6 Mark Jacot (C)
Rung in memory of Jean Seddon, mother of Charlie (ringer of 2nd) on Mothering Sunday. For East Cheshire Branch QP Fortnight.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Nether Alderley, Cheshire
St Mary
Sunday, 10 March 2013 in 45m (11–1–24)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Helen Foster
2 John D Wilson
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 Phil Roberts
5 Peter Robinson
6 K George Lee (C)
Rung to celebrate the life of George Forrester, a ringer both at this tower and nearby Chelford, who passed away on 2nd December 2012.
His widow Marian, his daughter and son-in-law Corinne and Jerry, and his grand-daughter Heather were all outside listening to the ringing during this quarter, and joined the ringers afterwards for refreshments.
Rung during the East Branch quarter peal fortnight.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester Cathedral, Cheshire
Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 10 March 2013 in 50m (10–2–24)
1280 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
1 Fiona Harrison
2 Andrew J Rawlinson
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Ian W Taylor
5 Geoffrey A Edwards
6 David T G Jones
7 Patrick W J Deakin
8 Andrew J Jobson (C)
For evensong on Mothering Sunday

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Sunday, 10 March 2013
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Desmond Hall
2 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
3 Helen A Stansfield
4 Lisa K Nuttall
5 Jane E Davies
6 Carl McCarthy
7 Steven W Hughes
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
First Bob Major 6.
On Mothering Sunday and as a 73rd birthday compliment to Robert Peers, who also composed the quarter peal.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bosley, Cheshire
St Mary
Monday, 11 March 2013 in 41m (5cwt)
1320 Plain Bob Doubles
1 John A K Ratcliffe
2 Denise A Hughes
3 Jane Nixon
4 Tim Hughes
5 William H Dowse (C)
6 Jane Gilman
1st quarter peal at first attempt 1 (aged 12 years)
Rung for the Chester Diocesan Guild East Cheshire Branch Quarter Peal Festival

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 12 March 2013 in 2h 38 (15)
5040 Pudsey Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 James S Croft
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5318.0311

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cheadle, Cheshire
St Mary
Tuesday, 12 March 2013 (13–2–19)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Kate Bullock
2 Carol A Marchbank
3 Helen Foster
4 Clive R Calton
5 Kevin J Rogers
6 Paul Clifford
7 Trevor W Marchbank (C)
8 Daved E Rydeheard
Rung for the Chester Diocesan Guild East Cheshire Branch Quarter Peal Festival, in memory of Charlie Bell.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warburton, Cheshire
St Werburgh
Thursday, 14 March 2013 in 46m (25–2–6)
1260 Spliced Triples (2m)
756 Erin, 504 Stedman, 12 com
Composed by Daniel Jones
1 Nicholas Thomson
2 Andrew J Rawlinson
3 Peter Wilkinson
4 Michael Thomson
5 Duncan L C Hyde
6 Adrian J Bowen
7 Ian W Taylor (C)
8 Raymond D Helliwell

Chester Diocesan Guild
Norbury, Cheshire
St Thomas
Thursday, 14 March 2013 in 43m (14)
1344 Cornwall Surprise Major
1 Joyce Gardner
2 Simeon W Farrington-Newman (C)
3 Christine Broadley
4 Rebecca Glen
5 Esther Venables
6 Clive R Calton
7 Rorick Houghton
8 Geoffrey R Gardner
First in method: 5
Rung to wish Alan McFall a speedy recovery and for the Chester Diocesan Guild East Cheshire Branch Quarter Peal Festival.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 17 March 2013 in 1h 57 (11 in G)
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
For St Patrick's Day
Ringing World page reference: 5319.0335

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
Sunday, 17 March 2013
1344 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Janet M Jones
2 Joanne L Wood
3 Lisa K Nuttall
4 David J King-Hele
5 Steven W Hughes
6 Robert M F Preston
7 Eric R Jones
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
for Evening Service.
And to commemorate the anniversary of the death of John Norman "Jack" Jukes RIP.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Norbury, Cheshire
St Thomas
Sunday, 17 March 2013 in 45m (14)
1280 Lessness Surprise Major
1 Joyce Gardner
2 Simeon W Farrington-Newman (C)
3 Christine Broadley
4 Rebecca Glen
5 Esther Venables
6 Rorick Houghton
7 Clive R Calton
8 Geoffrey R Gardner
Rung for Evensong as part of the Chester Diocesan Guild East Cheshire Branch Quarter Peal Festival

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and AA
Sunday, 17 March 2013 in 3h 4 (20–0–20)
5120 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by Robert D S Brown
1 Michael C E Hodge
2 Anne C Orme
3 Patrick W J Deakin
4 C Michael Orme
5 Peter Wilkinson
6 William H Dowse
7 Ian W Taylor (C)
8 Andrew J Rawlinson
Wedding compliment to Matthew Pearce & Sarah Bailey
Ringing World page reference: 5319.0333

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 17 March 2013 in 47m (26–0–21 in D)
1260 Grandsire Triples
Composed by RWD
1 Doreen M Dawson
2 Helen Foster
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 Duncan M Matheson
5 Ian J Brown
6 James C Marchbank (C)
7 J David Atkinson
8 Mark P Jacot
For Choral Evensong, and for East Cheshire branch quarter peal fortnight.
£4 (block donation).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Dunham Massey, Altrincham, Cheshire
St Margaret's
Monday, 18 March 2013 in 44m
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Heather Birtles
2 Carole Collins
3 Andrew Darling
4 Alastair Roberts
5 David Friend (C)
6 David White

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 19 March 2013 in 2h 42 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by I R Fielding
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 James W Holdsworth (C)
5–6 Mungo B Stacy
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Paul B Hunter
Ringing World page reference: 5320.0361

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
33 Sandringham Road
Tuesday, 19 March 2013 in 2h 17 (11)
5024 Spliced Surprise Major (4 Methods)
1408 Rutland, 1280 Yorkshire, 1216 Lincolnshire, 1120 Cambridge; 31 changes of method, all the work
Composed by Robert W Lee
1–2 James S Croft
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5319.0335

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 in 2h 12 (11 in G)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
7–8 John R Scott
Ringing World page reference: 5319.0335

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bidston,, Wirral,
St Oswald
Wednesday, 20 March 2013
1440 Plain Bob Minor
1 Randle T J Tinkler
2 Ian M Robertson
3 Peter M S Newton
4 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
5 Steven W Hughes
6 Helen A Stansfield (C)
First Minor as Conductor.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Broughton, Staffordshire
St Peter
Friday, 22 March 2013 in 45m (15–1–18 in F♯)
1260 St Simon's Triples
1 Paul G Stubbs
2 John R Scott
3 Christine M Johnson
4 Robert A Galloway
5 Christopher D Hughes
6 Geoffrey A Edwards
7 Frank R Morton (C)
8 C Paul Cheshire

Chester Diocesan Guild
Woodchurch, Merseyside
Holy Cross
Sunday, 24 March 2013 (4cwt)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Will Harrison
2 Steven W Hughes (C)
3 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Samantha C Harrison
6 Lisa K Nuttall
7 Peter W Robson
8 Joanne L Wood
1st Surprise Major:3; For Palm Sunday

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 24 March 2013 in 1h 56 (11 in G)
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
1,000th Handbell Peal - 5-6
Ringing World page reference: 5320.0361

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 24 March 2013 in 50m (26–0–21)
1280 Bristol Surprise Royal
Composed by WHWH
1 Trevor W Marchbank
2 Anne C Orme
3 Helen Foster
4 James C Marchbank (C)
5 Carol A Marchbank
6 Duncan M Matheson
7 John H Gibb
8 Richard S Starkie
9 C Michael Orme
10 Simon R Holden
First of Bristol Royal: 6, 7.
First of Bristol Royal for A Long Time: 2, 3.
£5 (block donation).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 26 March 2013 in 2h 56 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by J W Holdsworth
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 James W Holdsworth
5–6 Mungo B Stacy
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
11–12 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5321.0385

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 28 March 2013 in 2h 35 (17)
5040 Kent TB Royal
Composed by D F Morrison (No.366)
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Paul B Hunter (C)
9–10 William H Dowse
Ringing World page reference: 5321.0385

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Merseyside
St Barnabas
Thursday, 28 March 2013 in 50m (23cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Lisa K Nuttall
2 Fiona L Nuttall
3 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
4 Heather R Nuttall
5 Janet M Jones
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 Carl McCarthy
Rung half muffled for Maundy Service

Chester Diocesan Guild
Audlem, Cheshire
Friday, 29 March 2013 in 44m (9cwt)
1293 Cambridge Surprise Minor
2013 date touch, shortened by 720.
Composed by Glenn Taylor
1 Ruth Kemble
2 Nigel Breeze
3 Christine Johnson
4 Jackie Thompson
5 Chris Hughes (C)
6 Andrew Bradshaw
Half muffled, before the Stations of the Cross procession on Good Friday. With best wishes to Geoff Edwards in hospital, who should have been ringing with us.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burton, Cheshire
The Coach House
Saturday, 30 March 2013 in 2h 15
5040 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Jane E Davies
3–4 Peter W Robson
5–6 David T G Jones (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5321.0385

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Sunday, 31 March 2013
1344 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 John McCullock
2 Jane E Davies
3 Samantha Harrison
4 Lisa K Nuttall
5 Janet M Jones
6 Steven W Hughes
7 David T G Jones
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 2 April 2013 in 2h 35 (15)
5056 Littleport Little Surprise Royal
Composed by D F Morrison (no. 4534)
1–2 James S Croft
3–4 Thomas J Hinks
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
Ringing World page reference: 5321.0385

Chester Diocesan Guild
Mold , Flintshire
St Mary
Saturday, 6 April 2013 in 2h 53 (10)
5152 Omega Surprise Major
Composed by Simon Humphrey
1 Brian Harris (Cheshire)
2 Rosemary A Maddocks
3 J David Adams
4 David T G Jones
5 Patrick W D Deakin
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Peter Wilkinson
Ringing World page reference: 5322.0405

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester Cathedral, Cheshire
Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 7 April 2013 (10–2–24)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
2 Will Harrison
3 Peter W Robson
4 Peter M S Newton
5 David J King-Hele
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Helen A Stansfield
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
For Evensong

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 9 April 2013 in 2h 35 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by P D Niblett
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 James S Croft
Ringing World page reference: 5322.0407

Chester Diocesan Guild
Woodchurch, Merseyside
Holy Cross
Saturday, 13 April 2013 in 35m (3–3–27)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Sarah E Robson
2 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
3 Helen A Stansfield
4 Samantha C Harrison
5 Peter W Robson (C)
6 Peter W Charnley
Rung for the 5th wedding anniversary of Samantha and Richard Harrison.
BD

Chester Diocesan Guild
Liverpool, Merseyside
St Michael`s Garston
Saturday, 13 April 2013 in 2h 44 (10)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Seven different extents.
1 David T G Jones
2 Carl McCarthy
3 Lenard J Mitchel
4 Mark A Collings
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Peter L Furniss (C)
First peal - 2.
300th peal in the City of Liverpool - 6.
Ringing World page reference: 5323.0461

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burton, Cheshire
The Coach House
Sunday, 14 April 2013 (12 F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 David T G Jones
3–4 Jane E Davies
5–6 Peter W Robson (C)
BD

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 16 April 2013 in 2h 14 (11)
5088 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by James W Holdsworth (no2)
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Paul B Hunter (C)
5–6 J David Atkinson
7–8 James S Croft
Ringing World page reference: 5323.0464

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 16 April 2013 in 2h 18 (11)
5024 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
1408 Rutland; 1280 Yorkshire; 1216 Lincolnshire; 1120 Cambridge; 31 com, atw.
Composed by R W Lee
1–2 David W Friend
3–4 James W Holdsworth (C)
5–6 Mungo B Stacy
7–8 Martin J E Daniels
600th peal: 3-4.
Ringing World page reference: 5324.0488

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wrenbury, Cheshire
St Margaret
Thursday, 18 April 2013 in 2h 47 (11–3–4 in F)
5040 Minor
1 Cambridge S., 3 St Clements College Bob, 2,4,5,6 & 7 Plain Bob.
1 William H Dowse
2 Nigel P Breeze
3 David W Threlfall
4 Frank R Morton (C)
5 J David Adams
6 C Paul Cheshire
A 70th Birthday Compliment to David
Threlfall who learned to ring at this tower in the late 1950's.
Ringing World page reference: 5324.0485

Chester Diocesan Guild
Oxton, Wirral
St Saviour
Thursday, 18 April 2013 (20–1–16)
1296 Plain Bob Caters
1 Margaret K S Allin
2 Heather Nuttall
3 Peter M S Newton
4 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
5 Peter W Robson
6 Helen A Stansfield
7 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
8 William Harrison
9 Steven W Hughes
10 Peter Exley
First Quarter-Peal, 10.
First Caters, 2.
First Caters, 4.
Rung in memory of Baroness Thatcher, LG OM PC FRS, Britain’s first female Prime Minster (1979 - 1990)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Thursday, 18 April 2013 in 2h 35 (17)
5040 Kent TB Royal
Composed by D F Morrison (No.366)
1–2 Ian W Taylor (C)
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Paul B Hunter
9–10 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 5324.0488

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 21 April 2013 in 1h 48 (11 in G)
5040 Minor
7 Methods : 1 Single Oxford Bob 2 St Clement's College Bob 3 St Nicholas College Bob 4 Reverse Canterbury Pleasure 5 Plain Bob 6 Oxford T.B. 7 Kent T.B.
1–2 C Paul Cheshire
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5324.0488

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael
Sunday, 21 April 2013 in 49m (26–0–21)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Doreen M Dawson
2 Kathleen M Matheson
3 Helen Foster
4 Kevin J Rogers
5 David W Friend (C)
6 Ian J Brown
7 J David Atkinson
8 Duncan M Matheson
For choral evensong and to celebrate the safe arrival of Halima Aliyah Habib a granddaughter for 8.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Merseyside
St Barnabas
Monday, 22 April 2013 (23–1–15)
1260 St. Simons Triples
1 Joanne L Wood
2 Helen A Stansfield
3 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
4 Lisa K Nuttall
5 David T G Jones
6 Randle T J Tinkler
7 Steven W Hughes (C)
8 Carl McCarthy
1st blows in m: 2,3&4; For the 70th anniversary this week of the lifting of the war time ban on service ringing in WWII. Also a 16th birthday compliment to Heather Nuttall for tomorrow.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Woodchurch, Merseyside
Holy Cross
Tuesday, 23 April 2013 in 32m (3–3–27)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Lisa K Nuttall
2 Fiona Nuttall
3 Heather Nuttall
4 Samantha C Harrison
5 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
6 Peter W Robson
7 Helen A Stansfield
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
Rung for St. George's Day and as a 16th birthday compliment to Heather Nuttall for today.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 23 April 2013 in 2h 41 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
100th handbell peal: 3-4
Ringing World page reference: 5325.0511

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
Tuesday, 23 April 2013
1260 Mixed Doubles
Stedman, Grandsire, Plain, St Martin's, St Simon's
1 Tony Power
2 Val Beecroft
3 David King-Hele
4 Robert Preston
5 Randle Tinkler (C)
6 Greg Buckridge
for St George's Day.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Astbury, Cheshire
St Mary
Tuesday, 23 April 2013
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Cynthia Worrall
2 Les Shenton
3 Peter Stanway
4 Barry Corbishley
5 Peter Lawrence (C)
6 Robert F Holloway
For St. George's Day and a Birthday compliment to Anne Orme. (BD)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Much Woolton, Liverpool
St Peter
Sunday, 28 April 2013 in 47m (19–2–12)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Nicholas Willasey
2 Claire A Mills
3 Janet M Jones
4 Luke D Marshall
5 Mark A Collings
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
7 Lenard J Mitchell
8 Peter L Furniss
First surprise major inside 2.
Rung for the evening service and to congratulate Ceri J. Jones and Stephen R. Tinkler on their engagement.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Over, Cheshire
St Chad
Monday, 29 April 2013 in 2h 54 (13–2–15)
5088 Immingham Surprise Major
Composed by James W Washbrook
1 William H Dowse
2 Anne C Orme
3 Carol A Marchbank
4 J David Adams
5 C Michael Orme
6 Ian W Taylor
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Andrew C D Mayes
Ringing World page reference: 5325.0509

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Merseyside
St Barnabas
Monday, 29 April 2013 in 43m (23–1–5)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Janet M Jones
2 John McCulloch
3 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
4 Helen A Stansfield
5 Lisa K Nuttall
6 Paul Irvine
7 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
8 Steven W Hughes

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 in 2h 15 (11)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by Robert W Lee
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 James S Croft
Ringing World page reference: 5325.0511

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 in 39m (11–0–7)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Roger Boultbee
2 Charles Hobson
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Jennifer M Christian
5 Andrew J Jobson (C)
6 Simon Christian
7 Peter W H Barker
8 Patrick W J Deakin
Rung, at the request of her family, in memory of Audrey Millward. Audrey liked to hear Tarporley bells ringing on Tuesday nights.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Merseyside
St Peter's
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 (8–0–9)
1250 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Margaret K S Allin
2 Fiona M Nuttall
3 Lisa K Nuttall
4 Joanne L Wood
5 Samantha C Harrison
6 John S T Willasey
7 Nicholas C Willasey
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
1st Surprise Major:2; Birthday compliment to Samantha Harrison & Nick Willasey

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 2 May 2013 in 1h 49 (13)
5040 Minor
3m: (1-2) Kent TB; (3-4) Oxford TB; (5-7) Plain Bob;
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 Michael C E Hodge
5–6 John F Murfin (C)
First of minor in hand as conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 5326.0534

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester Cathedral, Cheshire
Christ & the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 5 May 2013 in 49m (24–3–0)
1260 Plain Bob Royal
1 John McCulloch
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Janet M Jones
4 Jane E Davies
5 Robert Peers
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
7 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
8 Carl McCarthy
9 Peter M S Newton
10 Peter W Robson
First Royal 8.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wistaston, Cheshire
St Mary
Monday, 6 May 2013 in 2h 45 (6cwt)
5184 Zelah Surprise Major
Composed by H Poyner
1 Christine M Johnson
2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3 Patrick W J Deakin
4 Raymond H Daw
5 J David Adams
6 C Paul Cheshire
7 John A Dodd
8 Frank R Morton (C)
Completes the Surprise Major alphabet on the bells.
Ringing World page reference: 5326.0533

Chester Diocesan Guild
Nantwich, Cheshire
St Mary
Monday, 6 May 2013 in 3h 6 (14–2–18)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J J Parker (12 part)
1 Anne C Orme
2 Paul B Hunter
3 Alice R Leetham
4 J David Adams
5 C Michael Orme
6 C Paul Cheshire
7 Stefan R Zientek (C)
8 David Allman
To welcome the new Rector, Rev’d Canon Dr Barry Wilson, and his wife Yvonne, to Nantwich (inducted 22/03/2013).
To congratulate Nantwich ringer Emma Beavon and Carl Ian Shepley on their recent marriage (27/04/2013).
300th Birthday compliment to the Back Four Bells (cast Abraham Rudhall, 1713).
100th peal on the bells (first peal was on Saturday, 5 May 1923, and was Grandsire Triples).
First Peal at First Attempt: 3.
First as Conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 5327.0557

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eastham, Wirral
St Mary The Blessed Virgin
Monday, 6 May 2013 in 47m (12–0–25)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Desmond Hall
2 Lisa K Nuttall
3 David J King-Hele
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin (C)
First as Conductor.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burton, Cheshire
St Nicholas
Monday, 6 May 2013 (7–0–7)
1260 Doubles (6m/16v)
60 of St Giles/Church Gresley, extents of St Nicholas/St Remigius, Lapley/St John, St Alban/St Ambrose, St Simon’s/St Osmund, Eynsham/St Ninian, Elford/St Felix, St Paul/St John Evangelist, St Martin’s/Eynesbury, St Leonard/St John Baptist and Austrey/St Wenceslas.
1 Lisa K Nuttall
2 David T G Jones
3 Jane E Davies
4 Peter W Robson (C)
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Michael C Davies
BD

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 7 May 2013 in 2h 35 (15)
5040 Pudsey Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 Mungo B Stacy
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5326.0534

Chester Diocesan Guild
Daresbury, Cheshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 7 May 2013 in 2h 54 (16–1–5)
5152 Spliced Surprise Major (13)
448 each Bristol, Cambridge, Cassiobury, Lincolnshire, Lindum, London, Pudsey, Rutland, Uxbridge, Yorkshire; 224 each Ashtead, Cornwall, Superlative
Composed by Norman Smith
1 Diana M Anderson
2 Paul B Hunter (C)
3 J David Adams
4 Patrick W J Deakin
5 Mark A Collings
6 Andrew J Rawlinson
7 Duncan L C Hyde
8 Peter L Furniss
Ringing World page reference: 5326.0533

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burton, Cheshire
The Coach House
Tuesday, 7 May 2013 (12 F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 David T G Jones
3–4 Jane E Davies
5–6 Peter W Robson (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
Thursday, 9 May 2013
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Eric Jones
2 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
3 Janet Jones
4 Robert Preston
5 Steven Hughes
6 Randle Tinkler (C)
for Ascension Day; and to congratulate Paul Irvine on becoming Churchwarden at St Hildeburgh's Hoylake

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Thursday, 9 May 2013 (23–1–5)
1260 Doubles (4m/1p)
1 David T G Jones
2 Joanne L Wood
3 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
4 Lisa K Nuttall
5 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
6 Steven W Hughes
For Ascension Day

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 14 May 2013 in 2h 34 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
1600th peal: 1-2
Ringing World page reference: 5328.0583

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Handbridge, Cheshire
St Mary Without-the-Walls
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 in 45m (19–3–12)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Jack Ninnes
2 Irene James
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Fiona Harrison
5 Gregory Morris
6 Brian Heys
7 Patrick W J Deakin
8 Andrew J Jobson (C)
A birthday compliment to Irene James. First treble bob for Jack Ninnes.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Handbridge, Cheshire
St Mary Without-the-Walls
Friday, 17 May 2013 in 48m (19–3–12)
1280 Wembley Surprise Major
Composed by Paul B Hunter
1 Jane E Davies
2 Rosemary A Maddocks
3 Helen S Mitchell
4 Brian Heys
5 J David Adams
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 Paul B Hunter (C)
8 Ian W Taylor
A birthday compliment to Irene James. First blows in the method 2.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 19 May 2013 in 2h (11 in G)
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: 5328.0583

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 19 May 2013 in 51m (26–0–21 in D)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by J D Atkinson
1 Kathleen M Matheson
2 Helen Foster
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 Ben Hockenhull
5 Duncan M Matheson
6 Alan J Wootton
7 Mark P Jacot
8 J David Atkinson (C)
9 David W Friend
10 James C Marchbank
For Choral Evensong.
£5 (block donation).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 19 May 2013 in 53m (24–3–0)
1260 Grandsire Caters
Composed by P J Flavell
1 Carrie Hyde
2 Diana M Anderson
3 Elizabeth A Helliwell
4 Christine Ball
5 Andrew Ball
6 Ian W Taylor (C)
7 Raymond D Helliwell
8 Patrick W J Deakin
9 Andrew J Rawlinson
10 Simon Taylor
For evensong and a christening compliment to Alistair Thomas and Esme Niamh Bell

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 20 May 2013 (23–1–5)
1296 Little Bob Major
1 Fiona Nuttall
2 Joanne L Wood
3 Heather Nuttall
4 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
5 David King-Hele
6 Lisa K Nuttall
7 Steven W Hughes
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
1st in m:3&4. Rung in Thanksgiving for the life of Derek Archer, father of Jane Gilmour, one of our learners.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 in 2h 58 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
Composed by D F Morrison (no 1617)
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 James W Holdsworth (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 James S Croft
11–12 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5328.0583

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 in 2h 17 (11 in G)
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 John R Scott
Ringing World page reference: 5328.0583

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Thursday, 23 May 2013 in 2h 36 (17)
5120 Kent Treble Bob Royal
Composed by Paul B Hunter (no2)
1–2 Ian W Taylor
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Paul B Hunter (C)
9–10 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 5329.0607

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Peter
Thursday, 23 May 2013 in 42m (7–2–22)
1260 Grandsire Triples
Composed by RWD
1 William G J Gingell
2 Simon R Holden
3 Helen Foster
4 Alan J Wootton
5 Kevin J Rogers
6 James C Marchbank (C)
7 J David Atkinson
8 Ian J Brown
First on eight: 1

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Friday, 24 May 2013 in 1h 48 (11 in G)
5040 Treble Bob Minor
1,3,5 & 7 Kent. 2,4 & 6 Oxford.
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
In memory of Tudor P Edwards.
Ringing World page reference: 5335.0752

Chester Diocesan Guild
Audlem, Cheshire
Friday, 24 May 2013 in 42m (9cwt)
1272 (2 methods)
720 Bourne S, 552 Ipswich S.
1 Geoff Edwards
2 Paul Cheshire
3 Christine Johnson
4 Jackie Thompson
5 Chris Hughes
6 Frank Morton (C)
Part of the 2013 Audlem Arts and Music Festival.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Saturday, 25 May 2013 in 1h 45 (11 in G)
5040 Minor
10 Methods :- 1, St Clements College, Childwall, Buxton. 2, St Nicholas College, Heatherslade, Gower. 3&4, Reverse Canterbury Pleasure. 5, Plain Bob, Double Bob, Fulbeck. 6&7, Plain Bob.
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5329.0607

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarvin, Cheshire
St Andrew
Saturday, 25 May 2013 (8–1–8)
1320 Plain Minor
720 Double Oxford Bob, 600 Single Oxford Bob
1 Peter Vernon
2 Carol Ferris
3 Robin Ferris
4 Patrick Deakin (C)
5 Martin Speed
6 Andrew Jobson
Rung as a belated birthday compliment to Isaac Deakin (brother of conductor) whose birthday fell on 17th May.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
St Luke
Saturday, 25 May 2013 in 41m (11)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Derek R Copley
2 S James Fisher
3 William Hall
4 John F Murfin
5 David J Phillips
6 Mervyn J Harrison (C)
First away from cover, 1.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Warmingham, Cheshire
St Leonard
Monday, 27 May 2013 in 2h 43 (10 cwt)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor
(41 Methods. 1440: Morpeth, Canterbury, Carlisle, Northumberland, Sandiacre, Newcastle, Alnwick, Chester, Munden, Whitley, Wooler, Cambridge, Durham, York, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose, Bourne, Norfolk, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham, Surfleet; 3600: Bamborough, Netherseale, Lightfoot, Wearmouth, Westminster, Allendale, Coldstream, Lincoln, London, Kelso, Cunecastre, Wells, Warkworth, Norwich, Bacup, Stamford, Rossendale, Annable's London.) 1440 : Comp. J S Warboys (SU0204); 3600: Comp. P A B Saddleton and M A Coleman.
1 Patrick W J Deakin
2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3 David T G Jones
4 J David Adams
5 Paul B Hunter
6 Ian W Taylor (C)
First peal in 41 Surprise Minor methods for the Guild. Rung by a resident band. The first of 'the 41' by all except 3 and 4. This peal has been a long time in the making, and the band hope they have not taken too many years off Ian's life. They thank him for doggedly sticking to the task, especially after giving him lots to do.
Ringing World page reference: 5329.0605

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
33 Sandringham Road
Tuesday, 28 May 2013 in 2h 55 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 James S Croft
9–10 David W Friend
11–12 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5329.0607

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 28 May 2013
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Helen Cupertino
2 Margaret Allin
3 Joanne Wood
4 John McCulloch
5 Steven Hughes
6 Lisa Nuttall
7 Peter Newton (C)
8 Will Harrison
Rung as birthday compliment
(17 years old)
to Fiona Nuttall of this tower.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 in 1h 47 (11 in G)
5040 Minor
11 Methods:- 1,Single Oxford. 2,St. Clements College, Childwall, Buxton. 3,St. Nicholas College, Heatherslade, Gower. 4,Reverse Canterbury Pleasure. 5,Plain Bob. 6,Kent T.B. 7,Oxford T.B.
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5329.0607

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wallasey, Wirral
St Hilary of Poitiers
Saturday, 1 June 2013 in 46m (8–2–17)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Carl McCarthy
2 John McCulloch
3 Steven W Hughes
4 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
5 Helen A Stansfield
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
First Treble Bob 1.
The Band Wish Eric R Jones of West Kirby a Speedy Recovery

Chester Diocesan Guild
Rock Ferry, Wirral
St Peter
Saturday, 1 June 2013 in 46m (10–0–8)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
2 David King-Hele
3 Peter M S Newton
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Helen A Stansfield (C)
6 Randle T J Tinkler
First Surprise as Conductor 5.
Rung to Wish Eric R Jones of West Kirby a Speedy Recovery

Chester Diocesan Guild
Eastham, Wirral
St Mary The Blessed Virgin
Saturday, 1 June 2013 in 48m (12–0–25)
1296 Plain and Little Bob Minor
1 Carl McCarthy
2 Helen A Stansfield
3 David King-Hele
4 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Steven W Hughes (C)
First Plain & Little 1.;First Plain & Little Minor 2.4.
Wishing Eric R Jones a Speedy Recovery

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burton, Cheshire
The Coach House
Saturday, 1 June 2013 in 2h 7 (12 F)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 David T G Jones
3–4 Jane E Davies
5–6 Peter W Robson (C)
To celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.
1st as conductor on hand bells.
Ringing World page reference: 5332.0679

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bebington, Wirral
St Andrew
Saturday, 1 June 2013 in 48m (8–1–3)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 John McCulloch
2 Helen A Stansfield
3 Steven W Hughes
4 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
5 Robert Peers
6 Paul Irvine
7 Randle T J Tinkler
8 David King-Hele (C)
First Major as Conductor 8.
The Band Would Like to Wish Eric R Jones of West Kirby a Speedy Recovery

Chester Diocesan Guild
Oxton, Wirral
St Saviour
Sunday, 2 June 2013 in 48m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Jamie Moran
2 Helen A Stansfield
3 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
4 Steven W Hughes
5 Tony Fox
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
First Quarter 1.
In celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the Coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II. Also, the Ordination to Priesthood of Rev Andy Stinson.
William Harrison would like to be associated with this quarter.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester Cathedral, Cheshire
Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 2 June 2013 (24–3–0)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Carl McCarthy
2 Peter W Robson
3 Helen A Stansfield
4 Gavin E Price
5 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
6 Steven W Hughes
7 Joanne L Wood
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
9 Jane E Davies
For the 60th Anniversary of the Coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 3 June 2013 (23–1–5)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Gavin E Price
2 Fiona Nuttall
3 Helen A Stansfield
4 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
5 Lisa K Nuttall
6 David T G Jones
7 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
8 Steven W Hughes
Rung in Thanksgiving of the life of Barbara Quinlan on the eve of her funeral. For many she will be fondly remembered as simply Akela.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 4 June 2013 in 2h 40 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5330.0631

Chester Diocesan Guild
Stretton, Cheshire
St Matthew
Thursday, 6 June 2013 in 40m (8–3–18)
1280 Cheshire Surprise Major
1 Peter Wilkinson
2 Ian W Taylor
3 Andrew J Rawlinson
4 Duncan L C Hyde
5 Adrian J Bowen
6 Michael Thomson
7 Raymond D Helliwell
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Handley, Cheshire
All Saints
Saturday, 8 June 2013 in 2h 46 (14–1–6)
5040 Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
(1 extent each of: Annable's London, Westminster, Norwich, York, Durham, Bourne, Cambridge.)
1 Duncan L C Hyde
2 David T G Jones
3 Andrew J Rawlinson
4 Paul B Hunter
5 J David Adams
6 Patrick W D Deakin (C)
Rung for the 60th Anniversary of the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. First peal as conductor. 50th peal: 3.
Ringing World page reference: 5332.0679

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
Sunday, 9 June 2013
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Gavin E Price
2 Janet M Jones
3 Jane Davies
4 David King-Hele
5 Robert Peers
6 George W Phillips
7 Peter Newton
8 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
For Rvd. Mike Loach's First Communion, following Ordination at Chester Cathedral previous day.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 11 June 2013 in 2h 34 (15)
5040 Pudsey Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 Mungo B Stacy
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5333.0702

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 13 June 2013 in 3h 16 (26–0–21)
5040 Bristol Surprise Maximus
Composed by J N Hughes-D'Aeth
1 Anne C Orme
2 Gail L Randall
3 Carol A Marchbank
4 Peter C Randall
5 Richard S Starkie
6 Adam A Brady
7 R Owen Battye
8 David W Friend
9 Andrew C D Mayes
10 James C Marchbank (C)
11 Alan G Reading
12 Trevor W Marchbank
First peal of Bristol Maximus for over 20 years: 8, 9.
50th peal on 12 or more bells: 10.
Ringing World page reference: 5332.0676

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 13 June 2013 in 2h 13 (13)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor (C)
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Andrew J Rawlinson
Ringing World page reference: 5336.0774

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wallasey, Wirral
St Nicholas
Sunday, 16 June 2013 in 48m
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Joanne L Wood
2 Valerie M Beecroft
3 Lisa K Nuttall
4 Randle T J Tinkler
5 Steven W Hughes
6 Samantha C Harrison (C)
First Surprise Minor as Conductor.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 16 June 2013 in 50m (26–0–21)
1260 Grandsire Caters
Composed by Alex W Tatlow (No 211)
1 Doreen M Dawson
2 Kathleen M Matheson
3 Kevin J Rogers
4 Helen Foster
5 David W Friend
6 Alan J Wootton (C)
7 Duncan M Matheson
8 Ian J Brown
9 J David Atkinson
10 Christian J Brown
Rung for Choral Evensong, and as a wedding compliment to Rebecca Turner and Jonathan Porter, married in this Church 25th May 2013.
£5 (block donation).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 in 2h 39 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by P Border
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5333.0702

Chester Diocesan Guild
Daresbury, Cheshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 in 2h 55 (16–1–5)
5152 Spliced Surprise Major (15)
448 Ashtead, Bristol, Cambridge, Ipswich, Lincolnshire, Rutland, Uxbridge, Yorkshire, 224 Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Lindum, London, Pudsey, Superlative, 146 com, atw
Composed by Norman Smith
1 Helen E Taylor
2 Paul B Hunter (C)
3 J David Adams
4 Patrick W J Deakin
5 Duncan L C Hyde
6 Mark A Collings
7 Andrew J Rawlinson
8 Peter L Furniss
Ringing World page reference: 5332.0676

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tabley, Cheshire
Lichfield Diocese Mobile Belfry (Cheshire Show)
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 in 38m (76 5lbs)
1320 Plain Bob Minor
Composed by Traditional
1 Peter Wilkinson
2 Paul Maddock
3 Stefan R Zientek
4 Simon D Griffiths
5 Andrew J Rawlinson (C)
6 Peter W Robson
Rung during the Cheshire Show.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Thursday, 20 June 2013 in 2h 10 (13)
5088 Oxford Treble Bob Major
Composed by J Reeves
1–2 Ian W Taylor (C)
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 C Paul Cheshire
Ringing World page reference: 5333.0704

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester, Cheshire
Old St Mary's
Friday, 21 June 2013 in 47m (13–3–8)
1312 Watford Surprise Major
1 Paul Treby
2 Helen S Mitchell
3 Brian Heys
4 Simon Christian
5 J David Adams
6 Andrew J Jobson
7 Paul B Hunter (C)
8 Ian W Taylor
Rung to celebrate the Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Merseyside
St Bridget
Saturday, 22 June 2013 in 2h 44 (12–0–23 )
5024 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
4m: 1408 Rutland; 1312 Yorkshire; 1184 Lincolnshire and 1120 Cambridge. 66 com atw.
Composed by Emma J Southerington
1 Claire A Mills
2 Janet M Jones
3 Lenard J Mitchell
4 Andrew J Jobson
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Geoffrey Parting
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Peter L Furniss
Rung as a 100th birthday compliment to Doris Grimsditch, Grandmother of the ringer of the 2nd.
Ringing World page reference: 5333.0702

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tushingham, Cheshire
St Chad
Saturday, 22 June 2013 in 2h 35 (11–1–7)
5040 Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
(Seven extents: (1) Tushingham; (2) Cambridge; (3) London; (4) Wells; (5) Durham; (6) Beverley; (7) Norwich.)
1 C Paul Cheshire
2 Geoffrey A Edwards
3 Brian Harris (Cheshire)
4 Duncan L C Hyde
5 J David Adams
6 Ian W Taylor (C)
Rung in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the building of the new church.
Ringing World page reference: 5333.0702

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 25 June 2013 in 40m (11–0–7)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m: cnyr)
1 Andrew J Jobson
2 J David Adams
3 Jennifer M Christian
4 Peter W H Barker
5 Simon Christian
6 Roger Boultbee
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 Patrick W J Deakin

Chester Diocesan Guild
Poynton, Cheshire
2 Adlington Close
Tuesday, 25 June 2013 in 2h 57 (15)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Paul B Hunter
5–6 Mungo B Stacy
7–8 Peter C Randall (C)
9–10 David W Friend
11–12 Martin J E Daniels
Rung to celebrate the safe arrival of Juliet Clara Wotherspoon on 22 June, niece of 5-6.
Ringing World page reference: 5333.0704

Chester Diocesan Guild
Heswall, Wirral
St Peter
Tuesday, 25 June 2013
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Heather Nuttall
2 Fiona Nuttall
3 Margaret Allin
4 Peter Newton
5 Robert Peers
6 Gavin Price
7 Steven Hughes
8 Lisa Nuttall (C)
Rung with best wishes for a speedy recovery to Eric Jones (Tower Captain at St. Bridget, West Kirby) and Will Harrison (Tower Captain at St. Saviour Oxton). First QP in method for Fiona Nuttall.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Sunday, 30 June 2013 in 39m (12)
1440 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Tim Hughes
2 Denise A Hughes
3 Julia Cazalet
4 Frank Osbaldiston
5 Graham Jenkins
6 Mark Jacot (C)
Rung as a fond farewell to Taffy Davies, occasional ringer and our vicar for 13 years.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Burnley, Lancashire
St Peter
Sunday, 30 June 2013 in 2h 59 (18–0–8)
5040 Anglia Surprise Royal
Composed by Alan G Reading
1 Ben Hockenhull
2 Anne C Orme
3 Carol A Marchbank
4 Peter C Randall
5 Raymond A Hutchings
6 James E Andrews
7 James C Marchbank (C)
8 Richard S Starkie
9 Andrew C D Mayes
10 Trevor W Marchbank
300th peal together: 5, 6.
Wishing Mike Orme a swift recovery; hoping he will soon be able to ring peals as well as organise them!
Ringing World page reference: 5334.0725

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bosley, Cheshire
St Mary the Virgin
Monday, 1 July 2013 in 41m
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 William H Dowse
2 Graham Jenkins
3 Denise A Hughes (C)
4 Nicholas W Jenkins
5 Tim Hughes
6 Frank Osbaldiston
Especially arranged as a get-well compliment to Ben Dickinson (FPM2) with best wishes from all his friends at Bosley and the Horton Ringers!

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 2 July 2013 in 2h 55 (15)
5040 Kent Treble Bob Maximus
Composed by D F Morrison (no. 1617)
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Neil D Lomas
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 James S Croft
11–12 Paul B Hunter
Ringing World page reference: 5335.0751

Chester Diocesan Guild
38 Heathbank Avenue, Irby, Merseyside
Tuesday, 2 July 2013 in 32m (12F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Peter W Robson
3–4 Jane E Davies
5–6 David T G Jones (C)

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Greater Manchester
All Saints
Wednesday, 3 July 2013 in 2h 56 (13–2–12)
5056 Wye Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Denise A Hughes
2 Anne C Orme
3 Frank Osbaldiston
4 Ian W Taylor
5 David W Friend
6 J David Adams
7 Duncan L C Hyde (C)
8 William H Dowse
Rung on the day the tenor ringer was born, nearby, seventy years ago; also as a get well compliment to Mike Orme and Alan McFall both of whom should have been ringing today.
Ringing World page reference: 5335.0749

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 4 July 2013 in 50m (26–0–21)
1311 Stedman Cinques
1 David W Friend (C)
2 Carol A Marchbank
3 Anne C Orme
4 Christine Broadley
5 Trevor W Marchbank
6 Joanne R Holden
7 Geoffrey R Gardner
8 Christian J Brown
9 R Owen Battye
10 Andrew C D Mayes
11 Richard S Starkie
12 James C Marchbank
£6 (block donation).

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
33 Sandringham Road
Tuesday, 9 July 2013 in 2h 36 (15)
5040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3m)
1920 Cambridge, 1680 Yorkshire, 1440 Lincolnshire; 18 com, atw.
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Mungo B Stacy
5–6 James W Holdsworth (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5336.0774

Chester Diocesan Guild
Grappenhall, Cheshire
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 14 July 2013 in 41m (11–1–6)
1250 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Michael Thomson
2 Elizabeth Helliwell
3 Bernard J Ongley
4 Linda M Thomson
5 David J Pigg
6 Graeme A Littler
7 Raymond D Helliwell
8 Nicholas Thomson (C)
To congratulate Rebecca Collins on being crowned as Grappenhall Rose Queen 2013 at the recent Walking Day and to celebrate the confirmation this morning by the Bishop of Chester of Isabelle Collins and Aphra Proudfoot.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Monday, 15 July 2013 (23–1–5)
1320 Minor (3m)
1 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
2 Joanne L Wood
3 Peter M S Newton
4 Lisa K Nuttall
5 Randle T J Tinkler
6 Peter W Robson (C)
7 Steven W Hughes (cover)
Rung after meeting short.
600th Qtr: 7th

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Friday, 19 July 2013 in 1h 50 (11inG)
5040 Minor
1 Oxford T.B. 2&3 Kent T.B. 4&5 Reverse Canterbury Pleasure. 6&7 Plain Bob.
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John R Scott
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5337.0803

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Sunday, 21 July 2013 in 1h 57 (11in G)
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: 5337.0803

Chester Diocesan Guild
Macclesfield, Cheshire
33 Sandringham Road
Tuesday, 23 July 2013 in 2h 33 (15)
5040 Pudsey Surprise Royal
Composed by P C Randall
1–2 J David Atkinson
3–4 Peter C Randall (C)
5–6 Mungo B Stacy
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 James S Croft
Rung to welcome the birth of a son to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Ringing World page reference: 5342.0928

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
Wednesday, 24 July 2013
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Tony Power
2 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
3 Robert Preston
4 David King-Hele
5 Janet Jones
6 Randle Tinkler (C)
7 Greg Buckridge (Cover)
Celebrating the arrival of HRH Prince George of Cambridge

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
50 Needham Drive
Thursday, 25 July 2013 in 2h 12 (17)
5056 Spliced Treble Bob Major (2m)
3776 Kent, 1280 Oxford, 80 com Liversedge Variation
Composed by D F Morrison (no.2171)
1–2 David N Young
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 Ian W Taylor (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5338.0831

Chester Diocesan Guild
Sutton, Cheshire
St James
Saturday, 27 July 2013 in 38m (14)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Brendan Jacot
2 Rosie Jacot
3 Heather Self
4 Sarah Jacot
5 Mark Jacot (C)
6 Peter Newman
Rung to celebrate Sutton St James' patronal festival, the birth of Prince George and as a Silver Wedding Anniversary complement to Mark and Sarah Jacot. First Quarter for Brendan Jacot

Chester Diocesan Guild
Prestbury, Cheshire
St Peter
Sunday, 28 July 2013 in 44m (14)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Louisa R Henderson
2 Suzanne E Jenkins
3 Jeanette F Jenkins
4 Richard M Raymond
5 Graham Jenkins (C)
6 Nicholas W Jenkins
Rung to celebrate the birth of HRH Prince George of Cambridge, first son to TRH the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Kindly sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Roberts to raise funds for East Cheshire Hospice.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Nantwich, Cheshire
St Mary
Sunday, 28 July 2013 in 46m (14–2–18)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples
Composed by William Willans
1 Nicola Basford
2 Alice Leetham
3 Edward Leetham
4 Liz Ellson
5 Ruth Cantrell
6 Ian W Taylor
7 Stefan R Zientek (C)
8 Bill Humphries
Rung in celebration of the life of Katherine Daniel, St Oswald's, Hove, Ruth Cantrell's ringing teacher, who passed away earlier this year. Also congratulations to Ruth on her promotion at work, and with the best wishes from the Nantwich band on her move to Brighton.
First Triples: 4.
First Single Oxford: 2,3,4,5.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Tarporley, Cheshire
St Helen
Tuesday, 30 July 2013 in 43m (11–0–7)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Roger Boultbee
2 Peter W H Barker
3 Neville Brown
4 Roger L K Whittell
5 Adrian Bowen
6 Simon Christian
7 Duncan L C Hyde
8 Andrew J Jobson (C)
To congratulate Anna Christian and Neil Roberts on their marriage at St Helen's Tarporley on 27th July 2013.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
78 Long Lane
Thursday, 1 August 2013 in 1h 59 (13)
5040 Minor
13m: (1) Single Oxford B and Plain B; (2) Plain B, Double B and Fulbeck B; (3) St Clement’s CB, Buxton B and Childwall B; (4) St Nicholas B, Gower B and Heatherslade B; (5) Reverse Canterbury PB; (6) Kent TB; (7) Oxford TB
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Michael C E Hodge (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5339.0854

Chester Diocesan Guild
Waverton, Cheshire
St Peter
Saturday, 3 August 2013 in 49m (8–0–10)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Jackie Roberts
2 Jennifer M Christian
3 Carol Ferris
4 Neville Brown
5 Robin Ferris
6 Christopher C Roberts
7 Simon Christian
8 Andrew J Jobson (C)
Rung, within earshot of the happy couple, to celebrate the marriage of James Andrews and Stephanie Bec. The band were pleased to join James' father, David (tower captain at Waverton), and the wedding party after the quarter to pass on personal congratulations.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Christleton, Cheshire
St James
Sunday, 4 August 2013 in 39m
1320 Cambridge Surprise
1 Brian Harris
2 Carol F Ferris
3 Robin Ferris
4 Ian J Braithwaite
5 Rev David S Fisher
6 Steven G Everett (C)
To celebrate the birth of George Alexander Louis, Prince of Cambridge, 3rd in line to the throne.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Chester Cathedral, Cheshire
Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, 4 August 2013 in 54m (24–3–0)
1296 Plain Bob Caters
1 Fiona Nuttall
2 Lisa K Nuttall
3 Peter W Robson
4 Helen A Stansfield
5 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
6 Heather Nuttall
7 Randle T J Tinkler
8 Steven W Hughes (C)
9 Joanne L Wood
10 Carl McCarthy
Rung for the retirement of the Rev'd Canon David Walker as Rector of Bromborough after 39 years in the ministry.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 6 August 2013 in 2h 15 (11)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by N J Pitstow
1–2 James S Croft
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Martin J E Daniels
Ringing World page reference: 5339.0854

Chester Diocesan Guild
Daresbury, Cheshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 6 August 2013 in 2h 55 (16–1–5)
5152 Spliced Surprise Major (17)
448 each of Ashtead, Cambridge, Ipswich, Lincolnshire, Rutland, Yorkshire. 224 each of Bristol, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Cray, Double Dublin, Lindum, London, Pudsey, Superlative, Uxbridge, Whalley. 153 changes of method, all the work.
Composed by Norman Smith
1 Diana M Anderson
2 Paul B Hunter (C)
3 J David Adams
4 David T G Jones
5 Mark A Collings
6 Patrick W J Deakin
7 Duncan L C Hyde
8 Peter L Furniss
Ringing World page reference: 5339.0853

Chester Diocesan Guild
Barthomley, Cheshire
St bertolines
Wednesday, 7 August 2013 in 50m (13)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 D Brining
2 D Barnett
3 D p Bratt
4 S stoker
5 R Oulton
6 A Guest
First quarter for bell2

Chester Diocesan Guild
Oxton, Wirral
St Saviour
Thursday, 8 August 2013 in 48m (20–1–16)
1260 Plain Bob Royal
1 Valerie M Beecroft
2 Helen A Stansfield
3 Gillian Caulfield-Pleavin
4 Samantha Harrison
5 Paul Irvine
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
7 Joanne L Wood
8 Peter Exley
9 Peter W Robson
10 Steven W Hughes
First Quarter “Inside” 8. First Royal 5.
Rung to celebrate the birth of HRH Prince George of Cambridge.
William Harrison would like to be associated with this quarter.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Middlewich, Cheshire
St Michael and AA
Saturday, 10 August 2013 in 46m
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 James S Fisher
2 Patrick W J Deakin
3 Mervyn J Harrison
4 Peter Wilkinson
5 Duncan L C Hyde
6 Simon Taylor
7 Andrew J Rawlinson (C)
8 Ian W Taylor

Chester Diocesan Guild
Bromborough, Wirral
St Barnabas
Saturday, 10 August 2013 in 47m (12cwt)
1320 Leicester City Treble Place Minor
1 Joanne L Wood
2 Lisa K Nuttall
3 Peter W Robson
4 Steven W Hughes
5 David T G Jones (C)
6 Randle T J Tinkler
1st in method for all. Rung on the eve of the Rev'd Canon David Walker's (a lifelong Leicester City fan) final service before his retirement as Rector of Bromborough after 39 years in the ministry. Believed to be the first quarter peal in the method.

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 13 August 2013 in 2h 15 (11)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 Paul B Hunter
Ringing World page reference: 5340.0880

Chester Diocesan Guild
Willaston, Cheshire
14 Park Road
Wednesday, 14 August 2013 in 1h 47 (11 in G)
5040 Minor
1, St Clements College, Childwall, Buxton. 2, Reverse Canterbury Pleasure. 3 & 4, Plain Bob. 5 & 6, Kent T.B. 7, Oxford T.B.
1–2 David N Young
3–4 Ian W Taylor
5–6 Frank R Morton (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5340.0880

Chester Diocesan Guild
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Town Hall
Thursday, 15 August 2013 in 63m (42–2–25)
1346 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by WHWsH
1 Peter C Randall
2 Anne C Orme
3 Christine Broadley
4 Carol A Marchbank
5 Ben Hockenhull
6 Geoffrey R Gardner
7 Clive G Smith
8 David W Friend
9 Richard S Starkie
10 Andrew C D Mayes
11 Trevor W Marchbank (C)
12 James C Marchbank

Chester Diocesan Guild
Conisbrough, South Yorkshire
St Peter
Saturday, 17 August 2013 in 2h 57 (13–2–20)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Andrew J Rawlinson
1 Brian Harris (Cheshire)
2 Christine Broadley
3 David T G Jones
4 Frank R Morton
5 J David Adams
6 Patrick W J Deakin
7 Ian W Taylor
8 Andrew J Rawlinson (C)
Rung to celebrate the Golden Wedding of Bernard Wright (cousin of 5) and his wife Jean - both Yorkshire-born, and proud of it; and both help out regularly with the ringing at this church. Their wedding took place on the same day as the treble ringer was ringing rather a lot of Bob Major at Loughbrough Bell Foundry.
Ringing World page reference: 5341.0901

Chester Diocesan Guild
West Kirby, Wirral
Sunday, 18 August 2013
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 John McCulloch
2 David King-Hele
3 James Kinnersley
4 Robert Preston
5 Steven Hughes
6 Randle Tinkler (C)
for Evensong,
and for the continuing recovery of Eric Jones, Tower Captain

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wilmslow, Cheshire
9 Hawthorn Lane
Tuesday, 20 August 2013 in 2h 39 (15)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by P Border
1–2 Neil D Lomas
3–4 J David Atkinson
5–6 Peter C Randall (C)
7–8 David W Friend
9–10 Paul B Hunter
Ringing World page reference: 5341.0903

Chester Diocesan Guild
Cranage, Cheshire
Briarwood, Goostrey Lane
Thursday, 22 August 2013 in 2h 5 (13)
5056 Plain Bob Major
Composed by C Kenneth Lewis
1–2 Ian W Taylor (C)
3–4 John F Murfin
5–6 Michael C E Hodge
7–8 William H Dowse
Rung on the eve of the centenary of the birth of the composer C. Kenneth Lewis, MBE
Ringing World page reference: 5344.0984

Chester Diocesan Guild
Marple, Greater Manchester
All Saints
Friday, 23 August 2013 in 2h 43 (13–2–12)
5056 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1 Alec Osbaldiston
2 J David Adams
3 Christine C Darby
4 William H Dowse
5 Bernard F L Groves (C)
6 Frank Osbaldiston
7 Brian Harris (Cheshire)
8 Robert B Smith
Rung in honour of the Centenary of C Kenneth Lewis MBE. Ken was born at Marple Bridge on 23rd August 1913, and learnt to ring on these bells. A Gentle Giant of the Exercise much loved and respected by all who knew him.
Ringing World page reference: 5344.0984

Chester Diocesan Guild
Wallasey, Wirral
St Hilary
Saturday, 24 August 2013 (8–2–7)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Jack R Bendrey
2 John McCulloch
3 Helen A Stansfield
4 Carl McCarthy
5 George W Phillips
6 Randle T J Tinkler (C)
First Minor 1.