Performances report

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There were 367 matching performances. The top 200 are listed below.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stanway, Gloucestershire
Saint Peters
Saturday, 1 January 2005 in 46m (12)
1296 Plain Bob and Reverse Canterbury Minimus
Composed by improvisation
1 Simon Ridley (C)
2 Hilda Ridley
3 Alexandra Hajok
4 Quentin Jackson
Rung to celebrate the new year

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
North Nibley, Glos.
St.Martin
Saturday, 1 January 2005 (9cwt.)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Mark Wray
2 Wynne Holcombe
3 Stuart Wray
4 Sue Wray
5 David Bassford
6 Derek Carr (C)
For New Year. First Cambridge 4. First TB 1.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Avebury, Wiltshire
St James
Saturday, 1 January 2005 in 2h 12 (4–2–20)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
Wells, Westminster, London, York, Ipswich, Beverley, Cambridge. 5 different callings.
1 Daniel P Knight
2 Peter Bridle
3 Desmond L Jones
4 Cynthia E Howell
5 John C Sheppard
6 Peter W J Sheppard (C)
Circled the tower: 5.
With best wishes from all the band to Tony Peake.
Ringing World page reference: 4891.0061

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Tewkesbury Abbey, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 2 January 2005 in 48m (11.2.3)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Ruth Bagley
2 Sheila Taylor
3 Claire Redstone
4 Tina Batchelor
5 Alison Batchelor
6 Elaine Taylor
7 Philip Taylor (C)
8 Owen Lewis
For Morning Service by a band of pupils and ex-pupils from Tewkesbury School with best wishes to Kay Bates

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 2 January 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Helen Taylor
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Barbara Pettit
4 Brian Hunnisett
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Terry Jones (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Badgeworth, Gloucestershire
Holy Trinity
Sunday, 2 January 2005 in 44m (13 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Chris Hickey
2 Dave Turner
3 Bob Bennett
4 Ron Harpham
5 Pat Hickey (C)
6 John Irving
Congratulations on the birth of Alex Johnson and Toby Clay.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
North Nibley, Glos.
St.Martin
Monday, 3 January 2005 (9cwt.)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Wynne Holcombe
2 Philip Wray
3 Tony Gomm
4 David Bassford
5 Derek Carr (C)
6 Sue Wray
For Epiphany. First inside 3.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
St John the Baptist
Monday, 3 January 2005 in 3h 23 (27)
5019 Stedman Cinques
Composed by C H Rogers
1 Mary E Holden
2 Kristopher King
3 Penelope JV Sharpe
4 John C Sheppard
5 Peter W J Sheppard
6 Ian P Unsworth
7 Robert J Clive
8 Ian D Bucknell
9 Peter G Holden (C)
10 Jonathan C Adkins
11 Simon R Holden
12 Simon D G Webb
First Stedman: 7
First Stedman Cinques: 10
Engagement compliment to Jennifer Unsworth and Craig Richardson.
Ringing World page reference: 4891.0061

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Friday, 7 January 2005 in 2h 16 (8–1–17)
5024 Magormegakeggery Surprise Major
Composed by Anthony R Peake
1 Peter Bridle
2 Peter G Giles
3 Mark Edwards
4 Peter W J Sheppard (C)
5 John C Sheppard
6 Richard L Thumwood
7 John R Ridley
8 Marc Hart
First peal in the method for all the band and for the Association.
Circled the tower: 3.
225th peal on the bells & 16th circle: 5.
Ringing World page reference: 4892.0082

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Newark upon Trent, Nottinghamshire
St Mary Magdalene
Saturday, 8 January 2005 in 3h 38 (31–1–11)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by A J Cox
1 Heather A Kippin
2 Ian P Hill
3 Rebecca J Cox
4 Colin M Lee
5 David I Bassford
6 Anthony J Cox (C)
7 Eleanor J Linford
8 Peter J Sanderson
9 Martin J Whiteley
10 Robert C Kippin
Ringing World page reference: 4892.0082

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Saturday, 8 January 2005 in 2h 39 (8–2–23)
5056 Sena Surprise Major
Composed by Anthony R Peake
1 Peter Bridle
2 Katrina A Bond
3 Sarah A Carey
4 Ian J Carey
5 David J White
6 John C Sheppard
7 Benjamin J Carey (C)
8 Peter W J Sheppard
25th Peal Together 7 & 8.
The First Peal in the Method by All and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 4894.0131

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon, Wiltshire
Christ Church
Monday, 10 January 2005 in 48m (22–0–9)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Mike Palmer
2 Debbie Vining
3 Pauline Wilton
4 Ann Eyles
5 Jeremy Samson
6 Shirley Charity
7 George Wheeler
8 Brian Harris (C)
9 Eric Sutton
10 John Gwynne
Rung as a 90th birthday compliment to Graham Wirdnam, a Christ Church parishioner.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
64 London Road
Tuesday, 11 January 2005 in 2h 35 (16 in C)
5040 Bristol Surprise Royal
Composed by G A C John
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 Andrew J Mitchell
5–6 Alison K Regan
7–8 Graham A C John (C)
9–10 Mark B Davies
Ringing World page reference: 4892.0084

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Saturday, 15 January 2005 in 2h 49 (9cwt)
5056 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
(3m: 1952 Rutland, 1632 Yorkshire, 1472 Cambridge; 92 com)
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Angela Newing
2 Barbara Pettit
3 Hilda C Ridley
4 Terence T Jones
5 Stuart E Tomlinson
6 Catherine M Heathcote
7 Huw Davies
8 John R Ridley (C)
First of Spiced S Major: 2, 6, 7.
Rung in memory of Nicholas Weaver.
Ringing World page reference: 4897.0209

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Buckland, Oxfordshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 15 January 2005 in 2h 56 (14–2–7 in E)
5056 Lubcloud Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 James E Daniels
2 Julie Miles
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 Anita D Sherriff
5 Robert W Sherriff
6 John C Sheppard
7 D John Hunt (C)
8 Peter Bridle
Rung in thanksgiving for the life and work of Nick Weaver of Highworth.
Ringing World page reference: 4897.0209

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 16 January 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1296 Spliced Surprise Minor (3m)
Cambridge, Beverley, Surfleet
1 John Liptrot
2 Helen Taylor
3 Anna Bayley
4 Jacqui Hyde
5 Cathy Heathcote
6 Stuart Tomlinson (C)
1st Spliced Surprise Minor - 3,4,5

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Sunday, 16 January 2005 in 36m (63lbs)
1260 Doubles (3m)
1 Reg Hitchings
2 Jeremy Hitchings
3 Isabel Hitchings (C)
4 Nathaniel Hitchings
5 Frank H Morris
6 Mike Collett
For Evensong
25th quarter on the Bells
Most methods 2 & 4
Circled the Tower 2 & 4
75th Birthday Compliments to Pam and Frank Morris (Wellington, Somerset), Mother and Father of 3, Parents-in-law of 1, Grandparents of 2 & 4.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
North Nibley, Glos.
St.Martin
Tuesday, 18 January 2005 in 51m (9cwt.)
1440 Grandsire Minor
1 Wynne Holcombe
2 Frank Byrne
3 Katherine Ross
4 Martin Blanchard
5 Henry Taysom
6 Derek Carr (C)
The 50th quarter on the bells since restoration.
A 70th birthday compliment to Henry.
A farewell to Katherine leaving for six months to
visit Australia.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
North Stoneham, Hampshire
St Nicolas
Saturday, 22 January 2005 in 2h 47 (10–1–16)
5000 Leviticus Surprise Royal
Composed by Peter W J Sheppard
1 Katherine L Hill
2 Benjamin J Carey
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 Anita D Sherriff
5 Peter W J Sheppard (C)
6 Desmond L Jones
7 Robert W Sherriff
8 Ian J Carey
9 John C Sheppard
10 D John Hunt
First peal in the method,
Leviticus Surprise Royal; -3-4-7-6-347-8-56-45-4-5lh2
First peal of Royal: 1.
Rung in memory of Nicholas A Weaver, by a band of his friends and acquaintances.
Ringing World page reference: 4900.0283

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Speen, Berkshire
St Mary
Sunday, 23 January 2005 in 2h 49 (12cwt)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(7m: London, Wells, Bourne, Beverley, Surfleet, Norwich, Cambridge)
1 Mark D Robins
2 Helen J Piper
3 Mark Edwards
4 Geoffrey K Dodd
5 Richard L Thumwood
6 John R Ridley (C)
Rung in memory of our dear departed friend, Nicholas A Weaver.
1,000th peal for the Association, 6.
£1.50
Ringing World page reference: 4897.0209

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Prestbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 23 January 2005 in 42m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Joan Barraclough
2 Janice Sweetman
3 Owen Barraclough
4 Peter Covey-Crump
5 Janet Covey-Crump
6 David Lynch (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 23 January 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Helen Taylor
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Jacqui Hyde
4 Barbara Pettit
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Terry Jones
7 Huw Davies
8 Stuart Tomlinson (C)
1st in method - 2

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
St John the Baptist
Sunday, 23 January 2005 (10)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Peter Holden
2 Rosemary Hester
3 Peter Godsell
4 Hazel Bridges
5 Robert Clive (C)
6 Sue Strickland
1st inside: 2

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Sunday, 23 January 2005 in 36m (63 lbs)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Isabel Hitchings
2 Jeremy Hitchings (C)
3 Sue Henderson
4 Reg Hitchings
5 Roy McBane
6 Maureen McBane
1st inside 5
1st as conductor
Circled tower 4 times 4
For Epiphany Carol Service

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 29 January 2005 in 52m (27)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Sue Coleman (Forest)
2 Derek Harbottle (CC Rep)
3 Mary Chapman (Gloucester)
4 Roy Williams (CC rep)
5 Debby Talbott (Forest)
6 Hugh Evans (Chairman)
7 Robert Clive (Cirencester) (C)
8 John Nicholls (North Cotswold)
9 Jonathan Adkins (Chippenham)
10 Brian Threlfall (CC rep)
Rung by members of the Management Committee after approving the 2004 Association Report and Accounts
1st Caters as conductor

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Caversham, Berkshire
St Peter
Saturday, 29 January 2005 in 2h 28 (7–3–13 in A)
5024 Beer Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 William Butler
2 John C Sheppard
3 Douglas J Beaumont
4 Peter W J Sheppard (C)
5 Penelope J V Sharpe
6 Benjamin J Carey
7 Philip A Abbey
8 Simon R Holden
Ringing World page reference: 4895.0157

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Broad Blunsdon, Wiltshire
St Leonard
Saturday, 29 January 2005 in 2h 27 (5cwt)
5024 Broad Blunsdon Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Brian Bladon
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 Desmond L Jones
5 D John Hunt
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Peter Bridle
Dedicated to the memory of Nicholas A Weaver, one of the helpers at the time of augmentation.
The first peal on the bells following augmentation and re-hanging.
350th peal for the Association 4.
550th peal of Major 3.
The first peal in the method.
Broad Blunsdon S Major:
-38-14-56-36-14-1258.34-12.5 F
Ringing World page reference: 4897.0209

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Great Somerford, Wiltshire
SS Peter & Paul
Sunday, 30 January 2005 in 46m (8–0–5)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Aubrey Chivers
2 Michaela Keasey
3 Stephen Hunt
4 Ian Wigmore
5 Christopher Bush (C)
6 Brian O'Donnell
For the Christingle Service. 1st inside, 2

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol
St.Stephen the Martyr
Monday, 31 January 2005 in 46m (19)
1344 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Alison Leach
2 Robert Convey
3 Rachel Spencer
4 Rebecca Cox
5 Tony Cox (C)
6 Edward Colliss
7 Philip Pratt
8 Colin Lee
First Surprise Major inside: 2.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol
St Stephen the Martyr
Monday, 31 January 2005 in 45m (19)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Rebecca Cox
2 Wynne Holcombe
3 Clare Hensman
4 Gaby Cowcill
5 Edward Colliss
6 Tony Cox
7 Colin Lee
8 Ian Hill
9 Derek Carr (C)
10 Ron Johnston
First Grandsire Caters 2.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Friday, 4 February 2005 in 2h 33 (8cwt)
5024 Merrylees Surprise Major
Composed by M A Coleman
1 Cynthia E Howell
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 John C Sheppard
4 Anthony R Peake (C)
5 Brian Bladon
6 John R Ridley
7 Desmond L Jones
8 Robert W Sherriff
1650th peal: 4.
450th peal together: 4 and 8.
Circled the tower to peals: 7.
The first peal in the method by all and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 4896.0182

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol, Bristol
St Mary, Redcliffe
Saturday, 5 February 2005 in 3h 48 (50–2–21)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by A J Cox
1 Mary C Friskney
2 Rebecca J Cox
3 David I Bassford
4 Gabrielle L Cowcill
5 Michael J Hobbs
6 Edward P D Colliss
7 Anthony M Bulteel
8 Derek J Carr
9 Ian P Hill
10 Anthony J Cox (C)
11 Keith W Scudamore
12 Colin M Lee
Bristol Branch peal, rung on the 40th anniversary of the conductor's
first peal and in memory of Herbert Lee, grandfather of the
tenor ringer, who died earlier in the week.
Ringing World page reference: 4896.0182

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Dursley, Gloucestershire
St James the Great
Sunday, 6 February 2005 in 3h 1 (19½)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Francis M Byrne (C)
2 Hilda C Ridley
3 John R Ridley
4 Andrew J Binstead
5 Ian P Unsworth
6 Philip F Pope
7 Andrew A Ward
8 Andrew M Bull
To mark the launch of the appeal for the reroofing and reordering of St James'. Also to mark the election of Philip Pope as Tower Captain.
(£2.00)
Ringing World page reference: 4896.0182

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 6 February 2005 in 43m
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Bob Bennett
2 Janice Sweetman
3 Liz Coke
4 Mary Lynch
5 Jonathan Sweetman
6 Quentin Jackson
7 David Lynch (C)
8 Margery Wratten
To celebrate the birth of a daughter to Catherine and Mark Davies.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Badgeworth, Gloucestershire
Holy Trinity
Sunday, 6 February 2005 in 43m (14 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Tanya Sabin
2 Barbara Pettit
3 Bob Bennett
4 Chris Hickey
5 John Irving (C)
6 Pat Hickey
Congratulations from us all at Badgeworth, to Mark and Catherine Davies on the birth of their daughter.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
64 London Road
Tuesday, 8 February 2005 in 2h 55 (16 in C)
5042 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
Composed by Graham A C John
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 Andrew J Mitchell
5–6 Graham A C John (C)
7–8 Alison K Regan
9–10 Frederick Shallcross
11–12 Mark Regan
To celebrate the birth of "Snow Tigress" Davies on February 2.
50th peal of Cambridge Maximus: 5-6.
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0234

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
St Paul
Tuesday, 8 February 2005 in 43m (13 cwt)
1260 Stedman and Grandsire Triples
1 Dave Orledge (C)
2 Gareth Bennett
3 Andrew Woolley
4 Julian Ferrar
5 Jenny Hancock
6 Peter Thorn
7 Jonathan Adkins
8 Chris Bush
For Shrove Tuesday

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon, Wiltshire
St Mark
Wednesday, 9 February 2005 in 45m (11)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Cynthia Howell
2 Lisa Ryan
3 Mo Edwards
4 Cheryl Watson
5 Chris Darvill
6 Julian Watson
7 John Gwynne
8 Mark Edwards (C)
Rung for the feast of Ash Wednesday.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Prestbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Saturday, 12 February 2005 in 2h 46 (12 cwt)
5040 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by John R Ridley
1 Susan E Henderson
2 Julia A Lysaght
3 Mary K Lynch
4 David J Lynch
5 Ruth E Stickland
6 Hilda C Ridley
7 Philip A Abbey
8 John R Ridley (C)
First in Method: 3 & 4.
Ringing World page reference: 4897.0207

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
St Helen
Saturday, 12 February 2005 in 2h 59 (20 cwt)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by Graham A C John
1 Helen J Piper
2 Eric Sutton
3 Nicholas J Clarke
4 Richard L Thumwood
5 Geoffrey K Dodd
6 Mark Edwards
7 Francis M Byrne
8 Timothy G Pett (C)
9 Jonathan C Adkins
10 Ian P Unsworth
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0232

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Upper Cam, Gloucestershire
St George
Sunday, 13 February 2005
1260 Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles
1 Margaret Robson
2 Alex Reeves
3 Lynn Hallam
4 Bob Hallam
5 Terry Chivers (C)
6 David Rayner
To celebrate completion on the tower Pinnacle & Parapets

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 13 February 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Helen Taylor
2 Terry Jones
3 Bob Bennett
4 Pat Hickey
5 Huw Davies
6 Cathy Heathcote (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol
St Stephen
Monday, 14 February 2005 in 47m (19cwt.)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Richard Bowden
2 Katherine Fulcher
3 Ian Hill
4 Gaby Cowcill
5 Andy Binstead
6 Ron Johnston
7 Philip Pratt
8 Anthony Cox
9 Colin Lee (C)
10 Edward Colliss
First Surprise Royal: 2. An 80th birthday compliment to
Betty Tomlin, friend of Katherine.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
North Nibley, Glos.
St.Martin
Tuesday, 15 February 2005 in 44m (9cwt.)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Derek Carr (C)
2 David Bassford
3 Andy Binstead
4 Stuart Wray
5 Wynne Holcombe
6 Sue Wray
A Silver Wedding compliment to
Wynne and Roger Holcombe.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 16 February 2005 in 2h 40 (16Bb)
5120 Kent TB Royal
Composed by J Clatworthy
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 Richard J Clements
5–6 James Clatworthy
7–8 Bernard H Taylor (C)
9–10 Malcolm P Taylor
First Royal in hand - 9-10
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0234

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Thursday, 17 February 2005 in 2h 48 (8cwt)
5152 Midlothian Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Robert J Purnell
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Brian Bladon
4 James E Daniels
5 Canon David H Sansum
6 John C Sheppard
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Peter Bridle
The first peal in the method by all and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0232

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Barrow Gurney, Somerset
St Mary V and St Edward K&M
Friday, 18 February 2005 in 2h 48 (11–0–19)
5088 Vanadium Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1 Elisabeth A G Bowden
2 Gabrielle L Cowcill
3 Ian P Hill
4 Robert E Beck
5 Edward P D Colliss
6 Rebecca J Cox
7 Anthony J Cox (C)
8 Adrian P Beck
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0232

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Saturday, 19 February 2005 in 2h 51 (9cwt)
5120 Uxbridge Surprise Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Michael K Till
2 Lucy P A Walpole
3 Ruth E Stickland
4 Helen J Piper
5 Hilda C Ridley
6 Quentin S A Jackson
7 Ian P Unsworth
8 John R Ridley (C)
1st in method: 6.
£2
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0232

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Coln St Aldwyns, Gloucestershire
Decollation of St John the Baptist
Saturday, 19 February 2005 in 2h 40 (7cwt)
5056 Tytherton Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Susan L Strickland
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 John C Sheppard
5 Desmond L Jones
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 D John Hunt
600th peal of Surprise: 3.
A birthday compliment to Louisa Strickland.
The first peal in the method.
Tytherton Surprise Major:
-58-14.58-12.36-14-1458-34-78 f
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0232

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Prestbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 20 February 2005 in 40m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Jonathan Sweetman
2 Owen Barraclough
3 Janice Sweetman
4 Mary Lynch
5 Janet Covey-Crump (C)
6 David Lynch

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 20 February 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1273 Plain Bob Minor
Variable Hunt
1 Helen Taylor
2 Barbara Pettit
3 Stuart Tomlinson
4 Cathy Heathcote
5 Huw Davies
6 Terry Jones (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
St Mary-de-Crypt
Sunday, 20 February 2005 in 2h 50 (14 cwt)
5040 Stedman Triples
Composed by Thurstans
1 Ruth E Stickland
2 Canon David H Sansum
3 John W T Hibbert
4 Julia A Lysaght
5 Jonathan C Adkins
6 Ian D Bucknell
7 John R Ridley (C)
8 John H Napper
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0232

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 20 February 2005 in 43m
1250 Superlative Surprise Major
1 Janice Sweetman
2 Margery Wratten
3 David Lynch
4 Mary Lynch
5 Jonathan Sweetman
6 Liz Coke
7 Quentin Jackson
8 Philip Abbey (C)
First in method: 5

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Wapley, South Glos
St Peter
Monday, 21 February 2005 in 2h 37 (8)
5040 Plain Minor
(7 Methods; 1 extent each of Single Oxford; Hereward, Double Oxford; Thelwall; St Clements; Childwall; Plain Bob)
1 John C Sheppard
2 Ian D Bucknell
3 Ralph E Bucknell
4 Brynley A Shackleton
5 Ian P Unsworth
6 Francis M Byrne (C)
For the 40th birthday of Ian Bucknell
(£2.00)
Ringing World page reference: 4898.0232

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Sherston Magna, Wiltshire
Holy Cross
Sunday, 27 February 2005 in 44m (8 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 David R Wild
2 J Michael Howarth
3 Christopher R Pickthall
4 Christopher Bush
5 Richard Gray (C)
6 Susan D Wild
First quarter inside, 3. For evening service and the opening of the new Sherston Primary School on Tuesday 22 February

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 27 February 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Bob Bennett
2 Helen Taylor
3 Max Drinkwater
4 Barbara Pettit
5 Anna Bayley
6 Jacqui Hyde
7 Sue Drinkwater
8 Cathy Heathcote (C)
1st as Conductor

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol
St Stephen
Monday, 28 February 2005 (19cwt)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 David Bassford (C)
2 Fiona Pratt
3 Philip Pratt
4 Anthony Cox
5 Gaby Cowcill
6 Edward Colliss
7 Anthony Bulteel
8 Colin Lee

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol
Cathedral
Wednesday, 2 March 2005 (21cwt)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 David Bassford
2 Wynne Holcombe
3 Andrew Mitchell
4 Ian Hill
5 Gaby Cowcill
6 Edward Colliss
7 Derek Carr (C)
8 Colin Lee
First major: 2.
Birthday compliment to the conductor.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Friday, 4 March 2005 in 2h 37 (8cwt)
5088 Rollestone Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Anita D Sherriff
2 Cynthia E Howell
3 John C Sheppard
4 Anthony R Peake (C)
5 Brian Bladon
6 John R Ridley
7 Robert W Sherriff
8 Desmond L Jones
500th peal of Major and 350th different Surprise Major method to a peal: 7.
1300th peal of Surprise: 4.
The first peal in the method.
Rollestone Surprise Major:
-38-14-12-16-34-1238-12-58 f
Ringing World page reference: 4900.0283

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Saturday, 5 March 2005 in 2h 31 (8–2–23)
5088 Quietus Surprise Major
Composed by Anthony R Peake
1 Cynthia E Howell
2 Desmond L Jones
3 Katrina A Bond
4 Anita D Sherriff
5 Anthony R Peake
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Benjamin J Carey (C)
8 Ian J Carey
The First Peal in the Method by All and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 4900.0283

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 6 March 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 John Liptrot
2 Chris Hickey
3 Helen Taylor
4 Barbara Pettit
5 Jacqui Hyde
6 Pat Hickey
7 Sue Drinkwater
8 Cathy Heathcote (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Churchdown, Gloucestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 6 March 2005 (10 cwt)
1260 Doubles (4m)
Stedman 60, Grandsire 360, Reverse Canterbury 360, Bob Doubles 480
1 Debbie Clarkson
2 Jo Turner
3 Ron Harpham (C)
4 Mike Joy
5 Bob Nightingale
6 Dave Turner
For Mother's Day and for Jo Turner's birthday.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon Village, Gloucestershire
St Lawrence
Monday, 7 March 2005 in 40m (10 cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Janice Sweetman
2 Jonathan Sweetman
3 Joanna Boulton
4 Hugh Evans (C)
5 Ronald Dryburgh
6 Geoffrey Hill
First quarter inside 3

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
North Nibley, Glos.
St.Martin
Monday, 7 March 2005 (9cwt.)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Wynne Holcombe
2 David Bassford (C)
3 Ann Ferguson
4 Andy Binstead
5 Martin Blanchard
6 Charlie Ross
First tenor behind.
For March 3rd. In memoriam Tom Cullingworth and a birthday compliment to Ann Ferguson and Derek Carr. Derek was unable to take part as his daughter, Bryony, was admitted to hospital this day. The band wish her a speedy recovery.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 9 March 2005 in 2h 14 (14Eb)
5120 Spliced Tb Major (2m)
3712 Kent, 1408 Oxford, 88 com, Worcester variation
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 James Clatworthy
5–6 Bernard H Taylor (C)
7–8 Malcolm P Taylor
900th peal as conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 4902.0331

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 13 March 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 John Liptrot
2 Chris Hickey
3 Max Drinkwater
4 Jacqui Hyde
5 Anna Bayley
6 Pat Hickey
7 Sue Drinkwater
8 Terry Jones (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Longcot, Oxfordshire
St Mary the Virgin
Thursday, 17 March 2005 in 2h 47 (9cwt)
5088 Ivybridge Surprise Major
Composed by Anthony R Peake
1 Brian Bladon
2 Elizabeth A G Bowden
3 James E Daniels
4 Anita D Sherriff
5 Canon David H Sansum
6 Peter Bridle
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 John C Sheppard
First peal in the method for all the band and for the association.
1000th peal: 8.
Ringing World page reference: 4902.0329

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
South Cerney, Gloucestershire
All Hallows
Saturday, 19 March 2005 in 42m (11–0–0)
1320 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Susan Strickland
2 Robert Clive
3 Elizabeth Pearse
4 Carole Hurst
5 Philip Twentyman
6 Andrew Wood (C)
1st in method: 3,5
200th Quarter: 2
Part of Cirencester Branch Quarter Peal Evening

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Birmingham, West Midlands
Northfield, St Laurence
Saturday, 19 March 2005 in 3h 24 (14cwt)
5760 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by J R Ridley
1 John R Ridley (C)
2 Samuel M Austin
3 Ruth E Stickland
4 David A C Matthews
5 Hilda C Ridley
6 Philip F Pope
7 Francis M Byrne
8 Ian P Unsworth
9 Simon J Ridley
10 Simon D G Webb
Ringing World page reference: 4902.0329

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire
The Holy Rood
Saturday, 19 March 2005 in 41m (6–3–0)
1320 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Hazel Bridges
2 Barbara Lyne
3 Bridget Lazenby
4 Andrew Roberts
5 Barbara Holden
6 Simon Webb (C)
1st in method: 2,3,4
Part of Cirencester Branch Quarter Peal Evening

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Prestbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 20 March 2005 in 44m (12 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Owen Barraclough
2 Joan Barraclough
3 Janice Sweetman
4 Peter Covey-Crump (C)
5 Janet Covey-Crump
6 David Lynch
7 Mary Lynch
8 Jenni Scruton
For evening service

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 20 March 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Bob Bennett
2 Jacqui Hyde
3 Anna Bayley
4 Stuart Tomlinson
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Cathy Heathcote
7 Huw Davies
8 Terry Jones (C)
1st in method - 3,5,6,7

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
St Mary de Crypt
Sunday, 20 March 2005 in 3h (14cwt)
5152 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Canon David H Sansum
2 Simon J Ridley
3 Ruth E Stickland
4 John W T Hibbert
5 Quentin S A Jackson
6 John H Napper
7 Ian D Bucknell
8 John R Ridley (C)
First in method: 5.
£2
Ringing World page reference: 4902.0329

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stubbington, Hampshire
11 Midways
Wednesday, 23 March 2005 in 1h 50 (15C)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
Composed by Traditional
1–2 Peter W J Sheppard
3–4 Ian J Carey
5–6 Benjamin J Carey (C)
First Peal in hand : 1-2.
First Peal in hand and of Minor as Conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 4903.0354

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mark
Friday, 25 March 2005 in 48m (17cwt)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Alexandra J Hajok
2 John A Irving
3 Hilda C Ridley (C)
4 Simon J Ridley
5 Philip A Abbey
Rung half muffled following the Good Friday liturgy.
300th Quarter on tower bells - treble.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Wotton under Edge, Glos.
St.Mary
Saturday, 26 March 2005 in 55m (18cwt.)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Wynne Holcombe
2 Sean Hudd
3 Nikola Gawler
4 Mike Seagrave
5 Matthew Hall
6 Derek Carr
7 Ian Unsworth (C)
8 Adrian Davis
Rung half-muffled immediately prior to the Fire Service.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Highclere, Hampshire
St Michael & All Angels
Saturday, 26 March 2005 in 2h 48 (11cwt)
5040 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Colin R Hares
2 Helen J Piper
3 Geoffrey K Dodd
4 Hilda C Ridley
5 Eric Sutton
6 Mark Edwards
7 Richard L Thumwood
8 John R Ridley (C)
Golden wedding compliment to Sylvia and Geoffrey Dodd, married on 26 March 1955 at West Woodhay.
Ringing World page reference: 4904.0378

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Wanborough, Wiltshire
St Andrew
Sunday, 27 March 2005 in 46m (8–0–3)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Steve Patterson
2 Donna Pullan
3 Helen James
4 Louise Patterson
5 Nicola Pullan (C)
6 Mark Hayes
For Easter Sunday

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Quedgeley, Gloucestershire
St James
Sunday, 27 March 2005 in 2h 33 (9cwt)
5152 Superlative Surprise Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Revd Geoffrey J B Stickland
2 Ruth E Stickland
3 John C Sheppard
4 Ian D Bucknell
5 Simon D G Webb
6 Andrew M Bull
7 Peter W J Sheppard
8 John R Ridley (C)
First in method: 4,7.
Rung to celebrate the feast of the resurrection.
Ringing World page reference: 4904.0378

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Prestbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 27 March 2005 in 44m (12 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Anthony Smith
2 Janice Sweetman
3 Mary Lynch
4 Peter Covey-Crump
5 Janet Covey-Crump
6 Jonathan Sweetman
7 David Lynch (C)
8 Hazel Sweetman

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 27 March 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1272 Plain Bob Minor
1 Helen Taylor
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Sue Drinkwater
4 Barbara Pettit
5 Jacqui Hyde
6 Huw Davies (C)
Rung prior to 8am service on Easter Sunday

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon Village, Gloucestershire
St Lawrence
Monday, 28 March 2005 in 42m (10cwt)
1260 (9 methods)
1 Joanna Boulton
2 John Irving
3 Elizabeth Evans
4 Hugh Evans (C)
5 Ronald Dryburgh
6 Geoffrey Hill

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Tuesday, 29 March 2005 in 41m (63lb)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
Composed by A Marchant
1 Simon D G Webb
2 Simon J Ridley
3 D Paul Mason
4 David AC Matthews
5 Alexandra J Hajok
6 Andrew R Marchant (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 30 March 2005 in 2h 16 (14Eb)
5088 Oxford TB Major
Composed by W Hudson
1–2 Jennifer E Butler
3–4 Richard J Clements
5–6 Bernard H Taylor (C)
7–8 Malcolm P Taylor
Ringing World page reference: 4904.0380

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
South Marston, Wiltshire
St Mary Magdalene
Thursday, 31 March 2005 in 2h 52 (12cwt)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(7m: 1 ext each Carlisle, London, Wells, Lincoln, York, Ipswich, Cambridge)
1 Anita D Sherriff
2 Cynthia E Howell
3 Brian Bladon
4 Desmond L Jones
5 Anthony R Peake (C)
6 Peter Bridle
Ringing World page reference: 4905.0405

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Friday, 1 April 2005 in 2h 38 (8cwt)
5088 Kynnard Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 John C Sheppard
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 John R Ridley
5 Brian Bladon
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Desmond L Jones
The first peal in the method by all for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 4905.0405

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Saturday, 2 April 2005 in 2h 40 (8cwt)
5088 Golden Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 James E Daniels
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Katrina A Bond
4 Cynthia E Howell
5 Desmond L Jones
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Peter Bridle
9th Surprise Major alphabet to a peal: 6.
A Golden Wedding compliment to Ivor and Heather Trueman, married 50 years ago this day, at Hampreston, Dorset.
The first peal in the method.
Golden Surprise Major:
34-58.16-56-38.12-14.38-16-78 f
Ringing World page reference: 4907.0456

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 3 April 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Barbara Pettit
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Stuart Tomlinson
4 Jacqui Hyde
5 Cathy Heathcote
6 Sue Drinkwater
7 Terry Jones (C)
8 Huw Davies

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mark
Sunday, 3 April 2005 in 50m (16–3–14)
1272 Plain Bob Minimus
1 Hilda C Ridley
2 John Irving
3 Simon J Ridley (C)
4 Alexandra Hajok
5 Quentin Jackson
Rung half muffled following the death of Pope John Paul II
Circled Tower - 3

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 3 April 2005 in 47m (17cwt)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Adam Mead
2 Alexandra Hajok
3 Hilda Ridley
4 Matthew Greenaway
5 David Greenaway
6 Simon J Ridley
7 Quentin Jackson
8 Robert Sanders (C)
Rung as a birthday compliment to the conductor.
200th Quarter - 6

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Wednesday, 6 April 2005 in 36m (63 lbs)
1260 Doubles (3m)
1 Barbara Pettit
2 Michael Collett
3 Sue Henderson
4 Isabel Hitchings
5 Reg Hitchings (C)
6 Roy McBane
In Memory of Pope John Paul II

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Saturday, 9 April 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 Terry Jones (C)
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Barbara Pettit
4 Jacqui Hyde
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Huw Davies
7 Cathy Heathcote
8 Stuart Tomlinson
1st in method - 2,3

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Withington, Gloucestershire
St Michael
Sunday, 10 April 2005 in 44m
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Gillian Lloyd-Williams
2 Hilda C Ridley
3 Simon D G Webb
4 Alexandra J Hajok
5 John R Ridley (C)
6 Simon J Ridley
First Quarter Peal - treble

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Churchdown, Gloucestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 10 April 2005 (10 cwt)
1260 April Day
1 Debbie Clarkson
2 Jo Turner
3 Ron Harpham
4 Bob Nightingale
5 Dave Turner (C)
6 Mike Joy
To welcome spring & to mark the Royal Wedding & the Pope's funeral

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Sunday, 10 April 2005 in 31m (63 lbs)
1260 Doubles (3m)
1 Jeremy Hitchings
2 Nathaniel Hitchings
3 Isabel Hitchings (C)
4 Michael Collett
5 Reg Hitchings
6 Maureen McBane
A wedding compliment to HRH The Prince of Wales and HRH The Duchess of Cornwall.
Circled tower 4

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
64 London Road
Tuesday, 12 April 2005 in 2h 37 (16 in C)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by Graham A C John
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 Alison K Regan
5–6 Graham A C John (C)
7–8 Mark Regan
9–10 Bernard H Taylor
With the band's congratulations to Dawn and Fred on the arrival of Aisling Elsie Foley-Mitchell on 28 March.
Ringing World page reference: 4906.0431

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Tredington, Gloucestershire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 16 April 2005 in 2h 31 (7–2–7)
5040 Suprise Minor
720 each of London, Wells, Ipswich, Norwich, Beverly, Surfleet, Cambridge.
1 Malcolm P Taylor
2 Simon J Ridley
3 Daniel J Vernon
4 Hilda C Ridley
5 Simon D G Webb
6 John R Ridley (C)
Rung as a 25th Birthday Compliment to the ringer of the 2nd. (today!)
First Peal upon the 6 bells
First Minor - 2
Circled tower -1
Ringing World page reference: 4906.0429

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Dartmouth, Devon
St Petrox
Saturday, 16 April 2005 in 43m (8 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Jean M Carey
2 Carole A Simpson
3 David J N Carey
4 Sarah A Carey
5 Ian J Carey (C)
6 Benjamin J Carey
Golden Wedding anniversary compliment to Jean and David Carey

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 17 April 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1260 Mixed Minor (2m)
540 Plain Bob & 720 Cambridge
1 Helen Taylor
2 Chris Hickey
3 Jacqui Hyde
4 Barbara Pettit
5 Pat Hickey
6 Cathy Heathcote (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
St Paul
Sunday, 17 April 2005 in 46m (13 cwt)
1260 St Simon, St Martin, Plain Bob, Reverse Canterbury and Grandsire Doubles
1 Duncan Higgins
2 Julie Miles
3 Geoffrey Emerson
4 Robert Mustow
5 Christopher Bush (C)
6 Robert G Blanden
For evening service

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon, Wiltshire
Christ Church
Monday, 18 April 2005 in 47m (22–0–9)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Eric Sutton
2 John Gwynne
3 Pauline Wilton
4 Deb Vining
5 Jeremy Sampson
6 Shirley Charity
7 Brian Harris (C)
8 George Wheeler
9 Josh Eldridge
10 Mike Palmer
Rung as a farewell compliment to Enid and Brian Sheldrake as they depart from the parish.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Thursday, 21 April 2005 in 2h 47 (8cwt)
5184 Ullenwood Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Anita D Sherriff
2 James E Daniels
3 John C Sheppard
4 Canon David H Sansum
5 Brian Bladon
6 Desmond L Jones
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Peter Bridle
The first peal in the method.
Ullenwood Surprise Major:
-38-14-56-16-12-1458-34-58 l
Ringing World page reference: 4907.0453

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Kintbury, Berkshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 23 April 2005 in 2h 40 (12cwt)
5088 Xi Surprise Major
Composed by S Fenwick
1 Desmond L Jones
2 Samantha R Clark
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 Anita D Sherriff
5 Benjamin J Carey
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Ian J Carey
750th peal: 3.
600th different Surprise Major method as conductor.
The first peal in the method by all and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 4907.0453

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Saturday, 23 April 2005 in 36m (63 lbs)
1260 Doubles (2 m)
1 Roy McBane
2 Nathaniel Hitchings
3 Isabel Hitchings (C)
4 Jeremy Hitchings
5 Reg Hitchings
6 Maureen McBane
Wedding compliment to Sue Henderson and Pete Millen married today in Bromsgrove

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Upper Cam, Gloucestershire
St George
Sunday, 24 April 2005
1260 Doubles (4m)
Grandsire, Reverse Canterbury, St Simon's & Plain Bob
1 Elizabeth Byrne (C)
2 Alex Reeves (C)
3 Frank Byrne (C)
4 Terry Chivers (C)
5 David Rayner (C)
6 Ian P Unsworth (C)
For the visit of the Bishop of Gloucester

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 24 April 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1344 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Helen Taylor
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Anna Bayley
4 Jacqui Hyde
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Cathy Heathcote
7 Huw Davies
8 Stuart Tomlinson (C)
1st in method - 2

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire
The Holy Rood
Sunday, 24 April 2005 (6–3–0)
1260 Doubles (7 m/p)
1 Joyce Tucker
2 Kay Hodges
3 Barbara Lyne
4 Robert Clive
5 Andrew Wood (C)
6 Carole Hurst
To welcome Michael, Bishop of Gloucester to the parish confirmation service

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 27 April 2005 in 2h 14 (14Eb)
5184 Spliced Tb Major (2m)
3840 Kent, 1344 Oxford, 84 com (Liversedge variation)
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 Frederick Shallcross
3–4 James Clatworthy
5–6 Bernard H Taylor (C)
7–8 Malcolm P Taylor
Ringing World page reference: 4908.0479

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Oxford, Oxfordshire
St Thomas the Martyr
Saturday, 30 April 2005 in 2h 50 (11cwt)
5112 Grandsire Caters
Composed by J R Ridley
1 John W T Hibbert
2 Ruth E Stickland
3 Michele Ellender
4 Simon L Edwards
5 John R Ridley (C)
6 Keith D Anderson
7 Stuart F Gibson
8 Stephen J Ivin
9 John H Napper
10 Rev Geoffrey J B Stickland
First peal of Grandsire Caters: 7.
£2.50
Ringing World page reference: 4909.0502

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Mynyddislwyn, Gwent
St Tudor
Saturday, 30 April 2005 in 2h 57 (12–1–4)
5152 Mynyddislwyn Delight Major
Composed by A J Cox
1 Elisabeth A G Bowden
2 Michael J Hobbs
3 Jennifer M Taylor
4 Christine Andrew
5 Anthony M Bulteel
6 Andrew J Mead
7 Anthony J Cox (C)
8 Rebecca J Cox
First peal in the method.
Mynyddislwyn Delight Major:
-56-18-12-36.14-12.58-34-18 le 12 17863542
Ringing World page reference: 4908.0478

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 1 May 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Helen Taylor
2 Cathy Heathcote
3 Max Drinkwater
4 Bob Bennett
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Huw Davies (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Sunday, 1 May 2005 in 35m (63lbs)
1260 Doubles (2m)
1 Jeremy Hitchings
2 Isabel Hitchings
3 Nathaniel Hitchings
4 Reg Hitchings (C)
5 Frank H Morris
6 Roy McBane
50th Birthday compliment to Reg Hitchings
Birthday compliment to Joan Surman
For Evensong

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon Village, Gloucestershire
St Lawrence
Monday, 2 May 2005 in 43m (10 cwt)
1260 Doubles (5 methods)
1 Geoff Hill
2 Mary Lynch
3 Janice Sweetman
4 Hugh Evans (C)
5 Ron Dryburgh
6 David Lynch

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stroud, Gloucestershire
St Laurence
Monday, 2 May 2005 in 3h (20 cwt)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Hilda C Ridley
2 John C Sheppard
3 Ruth E Stickland
4 Ian P Unsworth
5 Ian D Bucknell
6 Jonathan C Adkins
7 Francis M Byrne
8 Mark Edwards
9 Simon J Ridley
10 John R Ridley (C)
For the 60th Anniversary of the end of hostilities in 1945, also on the anniversary of Stroud Tower Captain Laurence Hitchins' first peal.
First Surprise Royal: 5
Ringing World page reference: 4909.0502

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire
All Saints
Monday, 2 May 2005 in 2h 33 (10cwt)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(7m: 1 ext each London, Wells, York, Ipswich, Beverley, Surfleet, Cambridge)
1 John C Sheppard
2 Julie Miles
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 Daniel P Knight
5 Anthony R Peake (C)
6 Desmond L Jones
By a Swindon Branch band as a retirement compliment to David Tapscott.
Ringing World page reference: 4909.0502

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Friday, 6 May 2005 in 2h 37 (8cwt)
5056 Dilton Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Anita D Sherriff
2 Cynthia E Howell
3 Desmond L Jones
4 John R Ridley
5 John C Sheppard
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Peter Bridle
17th Surprise Major alphabet and 250th peal with the ringer of the third: 1.
The 400th peal in the tower.
The first peal in the method.
Dilton Surprise Major:
34-58.14-58-1236-34-1458-12-78 f
Ringing World page reference: 4909.0502

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Kemble, Gloucestershire
All Saints
Saturday, 7 May 2005 in 2h 37 (9cwt)
5040 Minor (7m)
(7m: 1 ext each London S, Norwich S, Beverley S, Cambridge S, Surfleet S, Kent TB, Plain Bob)
1 Eric Sutton
2 Ruth E Stickland
3 Hilda C Ridley
4 Mark Edwards
5 Richard L Thumwood
6 John R Ridley (C)
£2
Ringing World page reference: 4909.0502

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Saturday, 7 May 2005 in 2h 32 (8–2–23)
5088 Caerffili Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 James E Daniels
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 Desmond L Jones
5 John C Sheppard
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Benjamin J Carey (C)
8 Ian J Carey
In Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of VE Day.
300th of Surprise Major - 4.
Ringing World page reference: 4911.0552

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
North Nibley, Glos.
St.Martin
Sunday, 8 May 2005 in 66m (9cwt.)
1945 Grandsire Doubles
1 Henry Taysom
2 Wynne Holcombe
3 Sue Wray
4 Martin Blanchard
5 Derek Carr (C)
6 Mark Wray
At noon on the 60th Anniversary of VE Day.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 8 May 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
Cambridge, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Rutland
1 Helen Taylor
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Jacqui Hyde
4 Anna Bayley
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Cathy Heathcote
7 Stuart Tomlinson
8 Terry Jones (C)
1st Spliced Surprise Major - 2
Most Spliced - 4,6

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Wednesday, 11 May 2005 in 36m (63 lbs)
1260 Doubles (2m/3v)
1 Maureen McBane
2 Isabel Hitchings
3 John Irving
4 Reg Hitchings (C)
5 Jeremy Hitchings
6 Roy McBane
Circled tower twice 5.
After only 6 turned up for practice.
10th Quarter 6

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon, Wiltshire
St Mark
Saturday, 14 May 2005 in 2h 51 (10½)
5152 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
1 Deb Vining
2 Samantha R Clark
3 John R Ridley (C)
4 Julia A Lysaght
5 Hilda Ridley
6 Mark Edwards
7 John W G Gwynne
8 Richard L Thumwood
Rung on the visit of the John Betjeman society to Swindon.
First Lincolnshire 2 and 7
Ringing World page reference: 4910.0526

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 15 May 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1344 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Jacqui Hyde
2 Barbara Pettit
3 Helen Taylor
4 Max Drinkwater
5 Anna Bayley
6 Sue Drinkwater
7 Huw Davies
8 Cathy Heathcote (C)
Rung to celebrate the birth of Harriet Anna Davies-Brown on 13th May - 1st grandchild of Huw Davies.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
St Mary-de-Crypt
Sunday, 15 May 2005 in 2h 48 (14 cwt)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Ruth E Stickland
2 Richard L Thumwood
3 Julia A Lysaght
4 Quentin S A Jackson
5 Jonathan C Adkins
6 Mark Edwards
7 Ian D Bucknell
8 John R Ridley (C)
Ringing World page reference: 4910.0526

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 18 May 2005 in 2h 37 (15C)
5000 Kent TB Royal
Composed by J Clatworthy
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 Richard J Clements
5–6 James Clatworthy
7–8 Bernard H Taylor (C)
9–10 Malcolm P Taylor
Rung on a Harmonic Minor ten - probably the first time this has been done on handbells.
Ringing World page reference: 4911.0551

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Thursday, 19 May 2005 in 2h 46 (8cwt)
5152 Colindale Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Canon David H Sansum
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Brian Bladon
4 James E Daniels
5 Diana M Bridle
6 John C Sheppard
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Peter Bridle
875th peal of Surprise: 2.
The first peal in the method by all and for the Association.
Dedicated to the memory of Ralph G Edwards.
Ringing World page reference: 4911.0549

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Ashchurch, Gloucestershire
St Nicholas
Saturday, 21 May 2005 in 2h 45 (11cwt)
5040 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Nigel P A Goulding
2 John F Thorne
3 John C Sheppard
4 Robert W Sanders
5 Robert W Sherriff
6 Brian J W Foley
7 Anthony J Cox
8 John R Ridley (C)
Rung to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the first peal by each band member. First peals were as follows:
1: Birch-in-Rusholme, 28/8/65
2: Flore, 28/8/65
3: Ashwick, 29/5/05
4: Harrow-on-the-Hill, 1/2/65
5: Burton Dassett, 28/12/65
6: Hereford, 16/10/65
7: Stoneleigh, 5/2/65
8: Birch-in-Rusholme, 22/8/65
£2
Ringing World page reference: 4915.0649

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Sherston Magna, Wiltshire
Holy Cross
Sunday, 22 May 2005 in 45m (8 cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Christopher R Pickthall
2 David R Wild
3 Robert G Blanden
4 J Michael Howarth
5 Christopher Bush (C)
6 John P W Sharp
First quarter peal inside at first attempt, 2. A compliment to Richard and Sarah Gray on becoming Grandparents. First QP as cover, 6.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Prestbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 22 May 2005
1740 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Owen Barraclough
2 Joan Barraclough
3 Jenni Scruton
4 Peter Covey-Crump (C)
5 Janet Covey-Crump
6 Hazel Sweetman
For evening service.
Silver wedding compliment to Paul and Sarah Collacott.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 29 May 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1320 Max Surprise Minor
1 Bob Bennett
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Sue Drinkwater
4 Cathy Heathcote
5 Stuart Tomlinson
6 Terry Jones (C)
New Method

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Newent, Gloucestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 31 May 2005 (16–1–4 in E♭)
1280 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
1 Chris Hickey
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Sue Drinkwater
4 Stuart Tomlinson
5 Cathy Heathcote
6 Huw Davies
7 Pat Hickey
8 Terry Jones (C)
1st in method - 2

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Longhope, Gloucestershire
All Saints
Tuesday, 31 May 2005 (10–3–11 in G)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Helen Taylor
2 Chris Hickey
3 Barbara Pettit
4 Brian Hunnisett
5 Terry Jones
6 Pat Hickey
7 Huw Davies
8 Stuart Tomlinson (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 1 June 2005 in 2h 19 (14Eb)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by B H Taylor
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 Richard J Clements
5–6 Bernard H Taylor (C)
7–8 Malcolm P Taylor
Ringing World page reference: 4914.0623

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Friday, 3 June 2005 in 2h 38 (8cwt)
5088 Zither Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Anita D Sherriff
2 John R Ridley
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 John C Sheppard
5 Brian Bladon
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Marc Hart
The first peal in the method.
Zither Surprise Major:
-58-14-56-36.14-14.58-12-58 l
Ringing World page reference: 4913.0598

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Tewkesbury Abbey, Gloucestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 4 June 2005 in 3h 28 (27.1.5)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Malcolm P Taylor
2 Lucy P A Walpole
3 Ruth E Stickland
4 Hilda C Ridley
5 Richard L Thumwood
6 Eric Sutton
7 Brian D Bladon
8 Mark Edwards
9 David A C Matthews
10 Michael K Till
11 Samuel M Austin
12 John R Ridley (C)
First Maximus inside - 2
Circled tower twice - 1
Ringing World page reference: 4913.0597

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Saturday, 4 June 2005 in 3h (16 cwt)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Donald F Morrison
1 Ian P Unsworth
2 Jennifer C M Hancock
3 Andrew J Binstead
4 Philip F Pope
5 Julian N Ferrar
6 David J Orledge
7 Francis M Byrne
8 Jonathan C Adkins (C)
To celebrate the forthcoming ordination to Deacon of Judith Jack, who will serve in the parishes of Tetbury, Shipton Moyne and Beverston.
First peal as conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 4913.0597

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Saturday, 4 June 2005 in 2h 30 (8–2–23)
5088 Ostend Surprise Major
Composed by Anthony R Peake
1 Katrina A Bond
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Ian J Carey
4 Cynthia E Howell
5 Anthony R Peake
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Benjamin J Carey (C)
8 John C Sheppard
A Birthday Compliment to Robert W Sherriff.
25th Peal Together : 5&7.
The First Peal in the Method by All and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 4913.0598

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 5 June 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1344 Plain Bob Major
Variable Hunt
1 Anna Bayley
2 Helen Taylor
3 Barbara Pettit
4 Max Drinkwater
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Cathy Heathcote
7 Stuart Tomlinson
8 Terry Jones (C)
1st Variable Hunt Bob Major for all

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
St Andrew
Sunday, 5 June 2005 in 46m
1260 Mixed Doubles (2m)
1 Catherine Abbott
2 Joanna Wheatland (C)
3 Jean Carey
4 Robert G Blanden
5 Morley Bray
6 Rodney Brown
Rung to celebrate the life of Frank C Price who taught Joanna to ring 1974-1977

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 5 June 2005 in 48m (22–2–16)
1320 Stedman Cinques
1 Michael Mulvey
2 Margaret Smith
3 Frances Mulvey
4 Susan Millen
5 Di Sheppard
6 Clive Sheppard
7 Elizabeth Coke
8 Hilda Ridley
9 John Smith
10 Simon Ridley
11 John Ridley (C)
12 Reg Hitchings
First of Stedman Cinques - 4th

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol, Bristol
Holy and Undivided Trinity
Saturday, 11 June 2005 in 3h 17 (21–0–1)
5120 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by Thomas B Worsley
1 Elisabeth A G Bowden
2 Katherine H V Fulcher
3 Gabrielle L Cowcill
4 Colin M Lee
5 Anthony M Bulteel
6 Rebecca J Cox
7 Anthony J Cox (C)
8 Peter Bridle
First peal: 2
Ringing World page reference: 4915.0646

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 12 June 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Helen Taylor
2 Anna Bayley
3 Max Drinkwater
4 Sue Drinkwater
5 Cathy Heathcote
6 Huw Davies (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 15 June 2005 in 2h 35 (15C)
5040 Spliced TB Royal
3840 Kent, 1200 Oxford, 60 com - 'Ilkeston' variation
Composed by D F Morrison
1–2 Philip A Abbey
3–4 Richard J Clements
5–6 Bernard H Taylor (C)
7–8 James Clatworthy
9–10 Malcolm P Taylor
300th with the Association - 9-10
Ringing World page reference: 4915.0648

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Swindon, Wiltshire
St Mark
Saturday, 18 June 2005 in 2h 49 (11½)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by J Clatworthy
1 Peter G Giles
2 John W G Gwynne
3 Deb Vining
4 Brian Harris
5 James Clatworthy (C)
6 Eric Sutton
7 Joshua M T Eldridge
8 Richard L Thumwood
Rung by a band including ringers from Christ Church Swindon and St Sampson Cricklade with congratulations and best wishes to The Reverend Judy Ashby, Associate Minister of Christ Church, laving tomorrow tobecome priest in charge of Cricklade with Latton. Also to Rt Revd Dr Lee Rayfield, 2nd Bishop of Swindon prior to his commissioning by the Lord Bishop of Bristol at a Dioscesan service of welcome at Christ Church later today.
Ringing World page reference: 4917.0695

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Purton, Wiltshire
St Mary
Saturday, 18 June 2005 in 3h 9 (20–0–18)
5184 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by Roderick R Horton
1 Alan R Woodward
2 D Annabel Preston
3 Benjamin J Carey
4 John R Ridley
5 Stuart J Heath
6 Claire F Edwards
7 Ian J Carey (C)
8 Peter W J Sheppard
Rung in celebration of the Golden Wedding Anniversary of Frank and Lily Strange, who are local ringers.
Ringing World page reference: 4915.0646

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hatherop, Gloucestershire
St Nicholas
Saturday, 18 June 2005 in 2h 40 (7cwt)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(7m: 1 ext each London, Wells, Lincoln, Bourne, Ipswich, York, Cambridge)
1 Susan L Strickland
2 James E Daniels
3 Beryl R Norris
4 Peter Bridle
5 Anthony R Peake (C)
6 John C Sheppard
700th peal for the Association: 4.
Ringing World page reference: 4915.0646

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 19 June 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1320 Max Surprise Minor
1 Helen Taylor
2 Barbara Pettit
3 Max Drinkwater
4 Sue Drinkwater
5 Cathy Heathcote
6 Terry Jones (C)
1st in method - 2

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
St Mary-de-Crypt
Sunday, 19 June 2005 in 2h 53 (14 cwt)
5040 Stedman Triples
Composed by J W Washbrook
1 Canon David H Sansum
2 Mark Edwards
3 John W T Hibbert
4 Jonathan C Adkins
5 John H Napper
6 Quentin S A Jackson
7 John R Ridley (C)
8 Ruth E Stickland
Ringing World page reference: 4915.0646

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cranham, Gloucestershire
St James the Great
Tuesday, 21 June 2005 in 39m (9)
1260 Stanstead Bob Minor
1 Liz Evans
2 Alexandra Hajok
3 Alison Grey
4 Simon Webb
5 David Matthews
6 Andrew Marchant (C)
First in method for all.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bishops Cleeve, Gloucestershire
St Michael and all Angels
Thursday, 23 June 2005 in 49m (20cwt)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Andrew R Marchant
2 Peter J Triplow
3 Alexandra J Hajok
4 David AC Matthews
5 John R Ridley
6 Hilda C Ridley
7 Simon D G Webb
8 Simon J Ridley (C)
Rung as a wedding compliment to Mark and Laura Barrow (nee Hajok)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Charlton, Wiltshire
St John the Baptist
Friday, 24 June 2005 in 2h 45 (12cwt)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(7m: 1 extent each London, York, Durham, Ipswich, Beverley, Norwich, Cambridge)
1 Robert G Blanden
2 Bobbie May
3 Geoffrey K Dodd
4 Richard L Thumwood
5 Timothy G Pett (C)
6 Mark Edwards
Rung for and on the Patronal Festival.
Ringing World page reference: 4916.0669

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Thornbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 25 June 2005 in 3h 12 (18cwt)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Canon David H Sansum
2 Ruth E Stickland
3 Hilda C Ridley
4 Matthew C D Hall
5 Ian P Unsworth
6 Andrew J Binstead
7 Richard L Thumwood
8 John R Ridley (C)
First of Yorkshire: 4.
Rung as a birthday compliment to Sheila Ellis.
£2
Ringing World page reference: 4916.0669

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Great Somerford, Wiltshire
SS Peter & Paul
Sunday, 26 June 2005 in 42m
1260 Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles
1 Richard W Hughes
2 Stephen Hunt
3 Ian Wigmore
4 Brian O'Donnell
5 Christopher Bush (C)
6 Aubrey Chivers
A 70th birthday compliment to Doug Bond. Rung for the 60th anniversary of VE day and evening service. All extents different.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Sunday, 26 June 2005 in 35m (63 lbs)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Nathaniel Hitchings
2 Sue Millen
3 Jeremy Hitchings
4 Isabel Hitchings (C)
5 Reg Hitchings
6 Joan Surman
Farewell to Revd Marie and Patrick Rowley-Brooke leaving to become Rector at Nenagh, County Tipperary, Ireland. Rung before her last service at St. Christopher's.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Berkeley, Gloucestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Sunday, 26 June 2005 in 2h 58 (23 cwt)
5021 Grandsire Caters
Composed by Steven Chandler
1 Ian P Unsworth
2 Frances Mulvey
3 Andrew J Binstead
4 Ruth E Stickland
5 Jonathan C Adkins
6 Steven D Chandler (C)
7 Mark Edwards
8 Francis M Byrne
9 Ian P Hill
10 Simon D G Webb
A farewell compliment to Revd Simon Richards, who presided at his last service as Vicar of Berkeley today, and to wish him well in his new post at Bisley.
400th Peal: 7
Ringing World page reference: 4917.0695

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bristol
St Stephen
Monday, 27 June 2005 in 45m (19cwt)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major Rcysp (5m)
1 Rebecca Cox
2 Gaby Cowcill
3 Tony Cox (C)
4 Katherine Fulcher
5 Robin Shipp
6 Paul Mason
7 Derek Carr
8 Philip Pratt

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Wotton-under-Edge, Glos.
St Mary
Wednesday, 29 June 2005 in 46m (18cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Jennifer Rogers
2 Ann Ferguson
3 Wynne Holcombe
4 Ian Unsworth
5 Matthew Hall
6 Frank Byrne
7 Derek Carr (C)
8 Andrew Harper
Immediately prior to the service to celebrate 25 years in the Ministry for the Rev. Dr. John May

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 29 June 2005 in 1h 58 (11G)
5040 Minor (4m)
(1&2) Cambridge S (3&5) Kent TB (4) Oxford TB (6&7) Plain B
1–2 Mark Regan
3–4 Bernard H Taylor (C)
5–6 Malcolm P Taylor
Ringing World page reference: 4917.0697

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Wednesday, 29 June 2005 in 36m (63 lbs)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Sue Millen
2 Reg Hitchings (C)
3 John Irving
4 Nathaniel Hitchings
5 Isabel Hitchings
6 Maureen McBane
To celebrate 25 years of Ordination of Revd. Canon Peter Chicken, Rector of this Parish.
10th quarter 6
Circled the tower twice 4

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Friday, 1 July 2005 in 2h 36 (8cwt)
5088 Wadworth Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 John R Ridley
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 John C Sheppard
4 Cynthia E Howell
5 Brian Bladon
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 Desmond L Jones
The first peal in the method by all the band.
A Golden Wedding compliment to Pamela and Anthony Peake.
Ringing World page reference: 4917.0695

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
East Ilsley, Berkshire
St Mary
Saturday, 2 July 2005 in 2h 31 (8–2–23)
5152 Gold Surprise Major
Composed by Anthony J Cox
1 Cynthia E Howell
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Katrina A Bond
4 Ian J Carey
5 Anthony R Peake
6 Robert W Sherriff
7 Benjamin J Carey (C)
8 Desmond L Jones
Rung to mark the Golden Wedding of Anthony R and Pamela Mary Peake, married 50 years ago this day, at St Leonard's church, Blunsdon, Wiltshire.
Ringing World page reference: 4917.0695

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Saturday, 2 July 2005 in 2h 42 (17 cwt)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by A S Burbidge
1 Robert W Sanders
2 Alan J Smith
3 Pauline F Smith
4 David P Greenaway
5 Hilda C Ridley
6 Quentin S A Jackson
7 John R Ridley (C)
8 Richard H Knight
Ringing World page reference: 4918.0718

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 3 July 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Anna Bayley
2 Max Drinkwater
3 Helen Taylor
4 John Liptrot
5 Jacqui Hyde
6 Sue Drinkwater
7 Terry Jones
8 Cathy Heathcote (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
S Andrew
Sunday, 3 July 2005
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Jane Ridgwell
2 Caroline Emerson
3 Jean Carey
4 Richard P Heath
5 Morley Bray
6 Rodney Brown
7 Andrew K Woolley (C)
8 Hugh Pilcher-Clayton
Rung for the Deanery of Chippenham service led by Visitors from Mukao, Uganda. Also to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Rev Simon Tatton-Brown's ordination

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Sunday, 3 July 2005 in 47m (22)
1260 Plain Bob Royal
1 John K Smith
2 Jennifer E Butler
3 Di Sheppard
4 Margaret Smith
5 Peter Butler
6 Malcolm Evans
7 Clive Sheppard
8 David G Butler
9 Michael J Mulvey
10 Reg C Hitchings (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 3 July 2005 in 45m (17 cwt)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 John R Ridley
2 Julia A Lysaght
3 Pauline F Smith
4 David P Greenaway
5 Hilda C Ridley
6 Alan J Smith
7 Quentin S A Jackson (C)
8 Raymond J Talbot

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Blunsdon, Wiltshire
St Leonard
Friday, 8 July 2005 in 45m (5–1–15)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 Cheryl Watson
2 Julian Watson
3 Mark Weaver
4 Samantha Clark
5 John Gwynne
6 Natalie Williams
7 Mark Edwards (C)
8 David Miles
An 83rd birthday compliment to Cath Bate, mother of 5.
1st Stedman (3)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Market Weighton, East Yorkshire
All Saints
Saturday, 9 July 2005 in 2h 40 (10cwt)
5024 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by S J Ivin
1 Heather M Limbach
2 John Cornock
3 John Limbach
4 Jonathan C Adkins
5 Christopher K Cooper
6 Andrew J Binstead
7 Ian P Unsworth
8 Francis M Byrne (C)
Congratulations to Jennifer M Unsworth on the award of her Doctorate from the School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham.
£2
Ringing World page reference: 4918.0718

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 9 July 2005 in 3h 2 (22cwt)
5076 Stedman Caters
Composed by J R Ridley
1 Mary K Lynch
2 Ruth E Stickland
3 Eric Sutton
4 Hilda C Ridley
5 Stuart E Tomlinson
6 Quentin S A Jackson
7 John R Ridley (C)
8 David A C Matthews
9 Mark B Davies
10 Simon D G Webb
First of Stedman Caters: 6.
£2.50
Ringing World page reference: 4918.0718

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 10 July 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1260 Mixed Minor (2m)
720 Cambridge, 540 Plain Bob
1 Anna Bayley
2 Alison Grey
3 Max Drinkwater
4 Sue Drinkwater
5 Huw Davies
6 Cathy Heathcote (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Great Somerford, Wiltshire
SS Peter & Paul
Sunday, 10 July 2005 in 44m (8–0–5)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Richard W Hughes
2 Valerie E Stock
3 Douglas Bond
4 Stephen Hunt
5 Christopher Bush (C)
6 Aubrey J Chivers
Rung at 5pm for the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Warden Hill, Gloucestershire
St Christopher
Sunday, 10 July 2005 in 35m (63 lbs)
1260 Doubles (2m)
1 Jeremy Hitchings
2 Nathaniel Hitchings
3 Isabel Hitchings (C)
4 Margery Wratten
5 Reg Hitchings
6 Joan Surman
To commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire
Holy Rood
Sunday, 10 July 2005 in 41m (6cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Malcolm Brown
2 Carole Hurst
3 Bridget Lazonby
4 Hazel Bridges
5 Philip Twentyman
6 Andrew Wood (C)
To mark the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
54 Cleevemount Road
Monday, 11 July 2005 in 35m (15)
1264 Plain Bob Major
Composed by Michael F Schulte
1–2 Alexandra Hajok
3–4 Cara A L Capewell
5–6 Raymond J Talbot
7–8 Quentin S A Jackson (C)
First as Conductor in Hand

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Wyck Rissington, Gloucestershire
St Laurence
Friday, 15 July 2005 in 41m (6–3–16)
1272 Plain Bob Minimus
1 Alexandra Hajok
2 Quentin Jackson (C)
3 Simon Ridley
4 John Ridley

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Tredington, Gloucestershire
St John Baptist
Saturday, 16 July 2005 in 2h 34 (7–2–7)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(1) Carlisle (2) Wearmouth (3) London (4) Norwich (5) York (6) Hexham (7) Bourne
1 Sheila Taylor
2 John R Ridley
3 Hilda C Ridley
4 Philip S Taylor
5 Bernard H Taylor (C)
6 Malcolm P Taylor
200th peal and circled tower - 1
Most methods - 4
To celebrate the Silver Wedding Anniversary of 1 & 6, married at this church 19 July 1980
Ringing World page reference: 4922.0819

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Prestbury, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 17 July 2005 (13cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Janice Sweetman
2 Hazel Sweetman
3 David Lynch (C)
4 Mary Lynch
5 Jonathan Sweetman
6 Jenni Scruton
For evening service.
First inside: 2
Congratulations to Katherine Lynch and Alastair Sweetman on their graduation.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Leckhampton, Gloucestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 17 July 2005 (9–1–14 in A♭)
1280 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
1 Pat Hickey
2 Chris Hickey
3 Anna Bayley
4 Max Drinkwater
5 Sue Drinkwater
6 Stuart Tomlinson
7 Huw Davies
8 Terry Jones (C)
1st in method - 2

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
St John the Baptist
Sunday, 17 July 2005 in 45m (11–0–21)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Ben Clive
2 Peter Holden
3 Stephanie Clive
4 Barbara Holden
5 Robert Clive (C)
6 Kay Hodges
1st quarter at first attempt: 1

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
St Pauls
Sunday, 17 July 2005
1260 Mixed Doubles (2m)
1 Duncan Higgins
2 Julie Miles (C)
3 Morley Bray
4 Nick Watts
5 Bob Mustow
6 Andrew White
Rung for all those affected by the bombings in London on 7th July

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
St Andrew
Sunday, 17 July 2005 in 49m (18–1–5)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Jean Carey
2 Julie Miles
3 Julian Ferrar
4 Nicholas S Watts
5 Rodney Brown
6 Robert Mustow
7 Christopher Bush (C)
8 Andrew White
Rung for all who suffered as a result of the London bombings. Ist Triples as C, 7

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire
Holy Rood
Sunday, 17 July 2005 in 41m (6cwt)
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Judy Carter
2 Andrew Wood
3 Barbara Lyne
4 Philip Twentyman
5 Hazel Bridges (C)
6 Carole Hurst
1st Surprise as conductor. For evensong.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Upper Cam, Gloucestershire
St George
Tuesday, 19 July 2005
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Ian P Unsworth (C)
2 Lynn Hallam
3 Alex Reeves
4 David Rayner
5 Terry Chivers (C)
6 Bob Hallam
1/4 peal of 69 calls in memory of member of the St George's band, David Fox, died 2005 aged 69
Number of changes not recorded

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Elkstone, Gloucestershire
St John the Evangelist
Tuesday, 19 July 2005 in 44m (c 11–2–0)
1320 Grandsire Doubles
1 David Chamberlain
2 Daniel Goodrum
3 Alexandra Hajok
4 David Matthews (C)
5 Simon Webb
To congratulate Emma and Philip Abbey on becoming parents to Daniel Edward Meikle Abbey, born on 17th July.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Tibberton, Gloucestershire
Wednesday, 20 July 2005 in 59m
1320 Reverse St Bartholomew Doubles
1 Quentin Jackson
2 Simon Webb
3 Alexandra Hajok
4 David Matthews
5 Peter Triplow (C)
100th Together: 2 and 4.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Hollybush, Worcestershire
Bank Cottage
Wednesday, 20 July 2005 in 2h 16 (14Eb)
5056 Kent TB Major
Composed by SMC32
1–2 Richard J Clements
3–4 Malcolm P Taylor
5–6 Bernard H Taylor (C)
7–8 James Clatworthy
First in method on an inside pair - 3-4
Ringing World page reference: 4919.0742

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
St Margaret of Antioch
Thursday, 21 July 2005 in 2h 43 (8cwt)
5088 Cold Ashby Surprise Major
Composed by A R Peake
1 Elisabeth A G Bowden
2 Anita D Sherriff
3 Cynthia E Howell
4 David J White
5 James E Daniels
6 Canon David H Sansum
7 Anthony R Peake (C)
8 John C Sheppard
600th peal for the association: 3.
A birthday compliment to David J White.
The first peal in the method for the association.
Ringing World page reference: 4920.0770

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Compton Abdale, Gloucestershire
St Oswald
Saturday, 23 July 2005 in 43m (8)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Barbara Holden
2 Elizabeth Pearse
3 Megan Hester
4 Barbara Lyne
5 Robert Clive (C)
6 Peter Ridgeway
1st quarter at first attempt: 3
Part of the Cirencester Branch Quarter Peal Evening

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chedworth, Gloucestershire
St Andrew
Saturday, 23 July 2005 (10)
1260 Stedman Doubles
1 Malcolm Brown
2 Judy Carter
3 Kay Hodges
4 Stephanie Clive
5 Peter Holden (C)
6 Philip Twentyman
1st in principal: 3
30th birthday compliment to 3
Part of the Cirencester Branch Quarter Peal Evening

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Bisley, Gloucestershire
All Saints
Saturday, 23 July 2005 in 2h 57 (14cwt)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J Parker
1 Ian D Bucknell
2 Julie Miles
3 Peter G Holden
4 James E Daniels
5 John C Sheppard
6 Ian P Unsworth
7 John R Ridley (C)
8 Stephen J Bucknell
Rung to celebrate the induction of Rev. Simon Richards as Vicar of Bisley with Lypiat, Oakridge, France Lynch and Chalford.
The 100th peal on the bells, ringing the same method and composition as the first peal rung on 2/12/1872.
£5
Ringing World page reference: 4920.0770

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
St John
Sunday, 24 July 2005 in 48m (27–1–16)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Kay Hodges
2 Sue Strickland
3 Julie Miles
4 Stephanie Clive
5 F Eric Roberts
6 Malcolm Brown
7 Rob Clive
8 John Sheppard
9 Peter Holden (C)
10 Simon Webb

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
St Andrew
Sunday, 24 July 2005
1260 Mixed Doubles (2m, 1p)
1 Jean Carey
2 Lin Drummond-Harris (C)
3 Rodney Brown (C)
4 Bob Mustow (C)
5 Morley Bray (C)
6 Roger Barnes
To mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of Birchfield School, Albrighton by Newland Roberts Brown, great-uncle of the ringer of the 3rd

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
27 Pinetrees
Monday, 25 July 2005 (15)
1264 Plain Bob Major
Composed by Mark B Davies
1–2 John R Ridley
3–4 Cara A L Capewell
5–6 Alexandra Hajok
7–8 Quentin S A Jackson (C)

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Lundy Island, Devon
St Helena
Tuesday, 26 July 2005 in 44m (13–1–18)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Kay Hodges
2 Barbara Lyne
3 Joyce Tucker
4 Judith Carter
5 Stephanie Clive
6 Robert Clive (C)
7 Philip Twentyman
8 Mark Burge
1st on 8: 8
Birthday Compliment to Malcolm Brown and with thanks to him from everyone for organising the outing to Lundy

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Southam, Warwickshire
St James
Saturday, 30 July 2005 in 2h 49 (15cwt)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J Parker
1 Anita D Sherriff
2 Walter S Rice
3 F John Keddie
4 John F Thorne
5 Brian J W Foley
6 Geoffrey Hebden
7 John R Ridley (C)
8 Robert W Sherriff
Rung to celebrate the wedding of Loraine Ward and Iain Hill, a ringer of this tower, and to mark Patronal Festival.
Ringing World page reference: 4921.0794

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire
St Mary's
Saturday, 30 July 2005 in 44m (17 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Triples
Composed by R William Willans
1 Gillian Lloyd-Williams
2 Hilda C Ridley
3 Pauline F Smith
4 Yvonne V G Brawn
5 Alan J Smith
6 Richard H Knight
7 Quentin S A Jackson (C)
8 Robert W Sanders
To Celebrate the marriage of Emily Jackman to Darren Reynolds
1st on 8 Treble
1st in method as conductor

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Chippenham, Wiltshire
St Andrew
Sunday, 31 July 2005 in 46m (18–1–5)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Christopher Bush
2 Morley Bray
3 Julie Miles
4 Gillean MacDonald
5 Gareth F S Bennett
6 Nicholas Watts
7 Andrew Wooley
8 David Orledge (C)
For Evensong. 1st surprise major inside, 2.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 31 July 2005
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Margery Wratten
2 Janice Sweetman
3 Liz Coke
4 Bob Bennett
5 Mary Lynch
6 Jonathan Sweetman
7 David Lynch (C)
8 Adam Mead
To welcome Daniel Edward Meikle Abbey, son of Emma and Philip.

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
South Marston, Wiltshire
St Mary Magdalene
Monday, 1 August 2005 in 2h 50 (12cwt)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 ext each London, York, Durham, Ipswich, Beverley, Surfleet & Cambridge. 4 dif. callings.
1 Cynthia E Howell
2 John C Sheppard
3 Desmond L Jones
4 Anthony R Peake
5 Mark Edwards
6 Peter W J Sheppard (C)
Rung as a Golden Wedding Anniversary compliment to Barbara & Dennis Martin of Salisbury, married on this day 50 years ago.
Ringing World page reference: 4921.0794

Gloucester & Bristol Diocesan Association
Coningsby, Lincolnshire
St Michael & All Angels
Tuesday, 2 August 2005 in 44m (10–1–3)
1320 Beverley Surprise Minor
1 Quentin S A Jackson
2 Simon D G Webb
3 Samuel M Austin
4 David A C Matthews
5 Alex J Hajok
6 Simon J Ridley (C)