Performances report

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There were 210 matching performances. The top 200 are listed below.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 10 January 2021 in 70m
1296 Little Bob Royal
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Richard Wolfgang (Eastwood)
3 Marc A McDonald (Watford)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Cara Capewell (Cheltenham)
6 Roger J Lawson (Derby)
7 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
9 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
10 Simon Head (Bletchley) (C)
Rung as a Birthday compliment to Joseph A Sharp.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room UK
Thursday, 18 March 2021 in 45m
1269 Cambridge Surprise Minor
https://complib.org/composition/16465
Composed by Don Morrison
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
First on tower bells on Ringing Room - 3. First Surprise and Minor on Ringing Room - 4.
Thanks to Wolfie for stepping in at the last moment.
Engagement compliment to Leland Kusmer and Bryn Reinstadler
This performance was rung using simulated sound. Performed on a virtual ringing platform.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 22 March 2021 in 48m
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Birthday compliment for ringer of 2nd
First tower quarter on Ringing Room: 4
First inside on Ringing Room: 5

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room UK
Monday, 22 March 2021
64 Original Major
https://complib.org/composition/68549
Composed by Ben White-Horne
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Jay P Downes (Doncaster)
8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Mind blowing 64th Birthday compliment to Barbara Murray.
This performance was rung using simulated sound. Performed on a virtual ringing platform

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, (UK and USA)
Tuesday, 30 March 2021 in 54m
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Celebrating restored vision for Chris, and the anniversary of the first Quarter Peal on Ringing Room with thanks to Bryn and Leland for bringing us all together.
First in m: 4,5.
First on 8 in Ringing Room: 1.
First surprise major on Ringing Room: 3,6,7, and as C.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 5 April 2021 in 52m
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
7 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
For Easter.
First Lincolnshire - 5, 6. First Lincolnshire S Major - 3, 7. First on eight in Ringing Room - 7. First on eight inside in Ringing Room - 4

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 7 April 2021 in 43m
1260 St Clement's College Bob Minor
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Nicholas A M MacMahon (Guildford)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Debbie Murray (Ely)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
First on tower bells - 5. First St Clements - 4. First in method as C.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Friday, 9 April 2021
99 Stedman Caters
1 Jennifer Thomas (Kent)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6–7 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
8 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
9–10 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
Rung half-muffled in thanksgiving for the life of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 9 April 2021
99 Grandsire Doubles
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
2 Jennifer Thomas (Kent)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5–6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
Rung half-muffled in thanksgiving for the life of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Saturday, 10 April 2021
99 Stedman Caters
1 Jennifer Thomas (Kent)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
8 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
9–10 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
Rung half-muffled in thanksgiving for the life of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Saturday, 10 April 2021 in 45m
1269 Cambridge Surprise Minor
Composed by D F Morrison (Op 2370)
1 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung half muffled in memoriam HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (1921-2021)
This performance was rung using simulated sound. Performed on a virtual ringing platform.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 12 April 2021 in 59m
1344 Superlative Surprise Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Birthday compliment to David.
First Superlative - 4, 5 and as C.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room
Moresby
Wednesday, 14 April 2021 in 55m
1288 Little Bob Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Debbie Murray (Ely)
6 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
7 Nicholas A M MacMahon (Guildford) (C)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
First as conductor in RR.
First in method as conductor.
First in method: 4, 6.
First in method and on 8 "tower" bells: 5
Happy birthday to Nick for tomorrow.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 15 April 2021
161 Stedman Caters
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Nicholas A M MacMahon (Guildford)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Marc A McDonald (Watford) (C)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 Julian Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
9 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
10 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
Rung with Birthday compliments to:
Julian Colman and Nicholas A M MacMahon.
All ringers are members of the regular practice night band.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Saturday, 17 April 2021 in 41m
1296 Surprise Minor (2m)
720 Norwich, 576 Cambridge
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Rung to celebrate the life of HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, whose funeral service was held today.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Saturday, 17 April 2021 in 20m
720 Cambridge Surprise Minor
W H W, twice repeated.
1 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN USA)
2 Sara Oakeley (Basel Switzerland)
3 Gillian Gladman (Lincoln, England))
4 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds England)
5 Julian Colman (Bury St Edmonds England)
6 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon Wales) (C)
Celebrating the life of HRH Prince Philip, whose funeral service was held today.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 19 April 2021 in 56m
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
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1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
To mark the first anniversary of the Ringing Room Take-Hold Lounge, without which we would not have met each other or our many other newly discovered ringing friends. Thanks to Laura E Goodin.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Wednesday, 21 April 2021 in 49m
1295 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Oliver H J Thompson (Surrey)
6 Marc A McDonald (Watford) (C)
Rung to celebrate the 95th Birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II
First Quarter Peal on Ringing Room - 5

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 22 April 2021 in 54m
1280 Percy's Tea Strainer Treble Place Major
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Birthday compliment to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
First on eight in Ringing Room - 7.
First Treble Place - 1, 3, 4 and 5.
First Percy's Tea Strainer - 1, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7.
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0900

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 23 April 2021 in 46m
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Oliver H J Thompson (Surrey)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
For St George's Day.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK / USA
Tuesday, 27 April 2021 in 55m
1280 Lessness Surprise Major
1 Susan K Fautsch (Longville MN)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Gillian A Gladman (Lincoln)
5 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
First in method for 1,4,5,6,7,8

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room UK
Wednesday, 28 April 2021 in 45m
1368 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
6 Marc A McDonald (Watford) (C)
First of Treble Bob - 1
First of Norwich S Minor - 3

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 29 April 2021 in 54m
1250 Johannesburg Surprise Major
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
For Saint Catherine of Siena and wishing Cupcake a happy holiday.
First Johannesburg - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and as a Conductor.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 30 April 2021 in 56m
1344 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Susan K Fautsch (Longville, MN)
8 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
First in method: 3

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 5 May 2021 in 59m
1312 Kent Treble Bob Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Debbie Murray (Ely)
6 Jay P Downes (Doncaster)
7 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
8 Nicholas A M MacMahon (Guildford) (C)
First Kent and T B - 5.
First Kent - 3.
First Kent T B Major - 4 and as conductor

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 6 May 2021 in 53m
1280 Southwell Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
On Election and W#rld p4ssw0rd d4y.
To mark the 200th anniversary yesterday of The Guardian, which the father-in-law of the 3rd used to print
Birthday compliment to Gail Randall (66) and Jenny Bennett
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0900

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Saturday, 8 May 2021 in 66m
1344 Yorkshire Surprise Major
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Julian Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
For the 76th anniversary of VE Day.
First surprise major as C.
First quarter in Ringing Room on tower bells: 4

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 10 May 2021 in 54m
1280 Billy Bob Treble Place Major
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
First major as conductor
First in method for all the band
The first known quarter peal of the method
Compliments to Will Bosworth of the Ringing World

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Tuesday, 11 May 2021 in 54m
1280 Quedgeley Surprise Major
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1 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a farewell compliment to William Saunders, St Edmundsbury Cathedral Music Advisor. With thanks for all he has done for and with everyone, especially his work during lockdowns in ensuring the survival and flourishing of cathedral music here into the future.
First Quedgeley - 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and as Conductor

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 13 May 2021 in 55m
1280 Purbeck Surprise Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for Ascension Day.
First Purbeck Surprise Major for all the band.
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0900

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 14 May 2021 in 57m
1250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First quarter in method as C.
Birthday compliments to Kevin Musty this weekend.
Rung by the Bellerophons for Fintastic Friday: Giving Sharks a Voice - May 14, 2021 (second Friday in May)

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Saturday, 15 May 2021 in 46m
1296 Norfolk Surprise Minor
Composed by Glenn A A Taylor
1 Sally Nicols (Cockermouth)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by the Bellerophons as an early start to Sally and Richard's birthday celebrations.
1st in m for all the band.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 17 May 2021 in 41m
1272 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
4 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
First Quarter Peal as Conductor
First Cambridge on tower bells - 3
Rung by The Bellerophons as birthday compliments to Richard Wolfgang
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 17 May 2021 in 53m
1280 Ba Humbug! Surprise Major
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1 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
First surprise as conductor
First in method for all the band
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the easing of lockdown in England

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, England
Tuesday, 18 May 2021 in 40m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
Composed by Traditional
1–2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3–4 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
5–6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
A Bellerophons Quarter

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 19 May 2021 in 42m
1269 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Jay P Downes (Doncaster)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
By The Bellerophons for St Dunstan's Day, the patron saint of blacksmiths, bellfounders and bellringers.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 20 May 2021 in 58m
1280 Stourbridge Surprise Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a compliment to Jen's mad friend, Michelle Woodcock, who is today running her 7th of 10 marathons in 10 days for the Brathay Trust. https://www.brathay.org.uk/events/brathay-10in10-2021. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/michelle-woodcock9?fbclid=IwAR0ZDZYOzPesPWcrbtqQgOZhOSfeD2hGs6mxcA1iky7klrOi_ml-pAHIDyQ
Another birthday compliment to Wolfie.
First in method for all.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA and Switzerland
Friday, 21 May 2021 in 41m
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
2 Sara Oakeley (Arlesheim, Switzerland)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Roger J Lawson (Derby)
5 Susan K Fautsch (Longville, MN)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
First in ringing room - 2
First quarter peal this millennium - 2
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 21 May 2021 in 53m
1250 Xenonosocomiophobia Surprise Major
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1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
4 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
Rung by the Bellerophons with birthday compliments to Richard Wolfgang and Ray Daw (father of #4).
First in method for the whole band.
First in Ringing Room: 4

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 24 May 2021 in 44m
1368 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
First Norwich Surprise Minor as conductor.
Rung by The Bellerophons as thanksgiving for the Covid-19 Vaccine.
Celebrating Amy Johnson, the first female pilot to fly solo from Britain to Australia, landing in Darwin on this day in 1930.
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 24 May 2021 in 54m
1250 Old Chopper Surprise Major
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark one year since the conductor began running weekly Sunday practices through the Ringing Room Take Hold Lounge.
Birthday compliment to Nathan Colman for 26th May
First in method for all
Method selected as a homage to Nathan’s passion for building bicycles

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 27 May 2021 in 55m
1280 Headcorn Treble Place Major
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons in celebration of the bluebells near Headcorn.
Congratulations to Nathan on entering his 4th decade!
First in method for all.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 31 May 2021 in 39m
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
First Surprise Minor as conductor
100th quarter peal in Ringing Room for the ringer of 2
Rung by The Bellerophons as a farewell to May

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 31 May 2021 in 54m
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Roger J Lawson (Derby)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
First on 8 bells as Conductor.
First Big Single for the majority of the band.
100th quarter peal in ringing room this year - 2
Rung by The Bellerophons for the visitation of The Blessed Virgin Mary.
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 4 June 2021 in 58m
1344 Xenodocheionology Surprise Major
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1 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
8 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
First in method for the whole band.
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate Hug Your Cat Day.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 7 June 2021 in 42m
1269 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN) (C)
First as Conductor on tower bells.
Rung by The Bellerophons as birthday compliments to Chris de Cordova.
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 7 June 2021 in 56m
1280 Krappenhofen Treble Place Major
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a further birthday compliment to Chris de Cordova.
The first known *quarter* peal of the method

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 7 June 2021 in 42m
1269 Beverley Surprise Minor
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a Happy 69th Birthday Compliment to our matriarch, Chris de Cordova.
First Beverley - 2, 3, 4 and 5 .

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 9 June 2021 in 38m
1344 Demi-Bristol Alliance Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
First in method for all the band
First Minimus: 2,3,4
First Alliance Minimus:1
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate Donald Duck Day

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 10 June 2021 in 51m
1250 Rutland Surprise Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Finally conquered by The Bellerophons, with thanks to Tom Winter who set the ball rolling.
Marking Ball Point Pen Day (we don't see the point in that) and Herbs & Spices Day.
First Rutland - 3.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA & Switzerland
Friday, 11 June 2021 in 37m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Sara Oakeley (Arlesheim, Switzerland)
5–6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons.
50th quarter peal on ringing room - 3.
First as conductor while ringing 2 bells.
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 14 June 2021 in 55m
1280 Crick Major
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate National Pop Goes The Weasel Day.
100th tower bell quarter in Ringing Room this year: 1
First in method for all the band

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 14 June 2021 in 44m
1296 Surfleet Surprise Minor
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1 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons, remembering the needless loss of life at Grenfell Tower four years ago.
First Surfleet - 1, 2, 3, 4 and as conductor.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & Switzerland
Wednesday, 16 June 2021 in 72m
1296 Little Bob Royal
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Sara Oakeley (Arlesheim, Switzerland)
5 David Sullivan (Wargrave)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
8 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
9 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
10 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Fudge Day and as a belated Birthday Compliment to Nathan Colman with our best wishes for today.
First on 10 - 4, 6.

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 17 June 2021 in 51m
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for Alzheimer's Society Cupcake Day.
First Surprise Major as conductor and first as conductor on Ringing Room.
950th Quarter - 4

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Friday, 18 June 2021 in 45m
1320 Norwich Surprise Minor
1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Susan K Fautsch (Longville, MN)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons.
First surprise on 2 bells - 1-2
First in method - 3
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 18 June 2021 in 54m
1280 Zyzzyva Surprise Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method for the whole band.
100th quarter: 2
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate Wear Blue Day, supporting men's health.
With compliments to Revd Mitzi James (friend of the treble) on the eve of her priesting.
Ringing World page reference: 5750.0619

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 20 June 2021 in 30m
1277 Demi-Belfast Alliance Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
First in method for all the band
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate Father's Day and World Refugee Day
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0856

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 21 June 2021 in 52m
1280 Pudsey Surprise Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
First Pudsey: 3,5 and 8
150th quarter peal in Ringing Room: 7
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate National Take Your Cat to Work Day
Ringing World page reference: 5750.0620

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 21 June 2021
1296 Spliced Surprise Minor (2m)
Beverley and Surfleet 18 c.o.m
Composed by Donald F Morrison op.2370
1 Sally Nicols (Cockermouth)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Birthday Compliment to Robert, husband of the treble ringer.
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate the Summer Solstice and World Day of Music
First spliced - 2.
For Rosie's Red Pathway
Ringing World page reference: 5750.0620

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Thursday, 24 June 2021 in 54m
1344 St Clement's College Bob Major
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1–2 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
3–4 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
7–8 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
First handbell quarter other than plain bob: 7-8
Ringing World page reference: 5750.0620

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 24 June 2021 in 55m
1280 Ringing Room Treble Place Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Believed to be the first performance in the method and we would like to call it Ringing Room Treble Place Major -38-14-58-16-14-1258-123678-78,12
Rung by The Bellerophons with thanks to Bryn and Leland for making it possible.
For Midsummer's Day, Work From Home Day and, ironically, Handshake Day
Ringing World page reference: 5750.0619

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 25 June 2021 in 56m
1278 Amsterdam Surprise Major
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1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method for all.
First snap start: 1,2,4,5,6,8
Circled Ringing Room to surprise major: 4
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate the first birthday of Blaize, youngest granddaughter of 2
Ringing World page reference: 5751.0647

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 25 June 2021 in 28m
1261 Oxford Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
First Treble Bob Minimus for all the band
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist yesterday and also marking six months until Christmas.
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0856

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 27 June 2021 in 31m
1250 Bucket Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark PTSD Awareness Day
First in method for all the band
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0856

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 28 June 2021 in 53m
1280 Wobbly Bobs Treble Place Major
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1 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
5 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Neil Merryweather-Clarke, hoping that he is not too wobbly after his birthday beer.
First known *quarter* peal of the method and first in method for all.
First treble to Treble Place: 1
Ringing World page reference: 5751.0647

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, England
Thursday, 1 July 2021 in 54m
1280 Havant Surprise Major
Composed by Steve Coleman
1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood)
8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate 40 years since Alison left Havant College and the 5th birthday of her left hip.
Most of us Havant rung this before (first in m for all except 6).
1st Surprise Major as C.
150th this year and 40th with 2: 8.
50th in Ringing Room and 50th with 2: 5.
50th this year and 30th with 2: 4.
Ringing World page reference: 5752.0674

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Saturday, 3 July 2021 in 41m
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate the 80th Birthday today of Winston Girling, step-dad of 5.
Ringing World page reference: 5751.0647

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 5 July 2021 in 59m
1280 Lou's Carrot Treble Place Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark NHS, Social Care & Frontline Workers Day and Aphelion Day.
200th quarter peal, first treble to Treble Place and first on 8 in a caravan: 1
First in method for all the band
Ringing World page reference: 5752.0668

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 5 July 2021 in 32m
1250 Biggetywitch Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the 73rd birthday of the NHS
First in a caravan: 1
Ringing World page reference: 5752.0668

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 8 July 2021 in 55m
1280 I Can't Believe It's Not Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Steve Coleman
1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Tom Winter 7th July and Susan Fautsch 8th July.
1st blows in Method for all the band.
Ringing World page reference: 5765.0970

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Friday, 9 July 2021 in 54m
1278 Ringing Room Treble Place Major
1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a 92nd Birthday Compliment to Margaret Thomas, mother-in-law of the ringer of the 5th. Also to celebrate both 'Don't put all your eggs in one omelette' and 'No bra' day - spot the connection...
First in Method - 4, 5, 6 and 8.
Ringing World page reference: 5752.0674

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 12 July 2021 in 53m
1250 Superlative Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the Superlative effort of the England football team.
First Superlative: 2
First Superlative as conductor
Ringing World page reference: 5753.0697

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Tuesday, 13 July 2021 in 42m
1272 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Barry D Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National French Fry Day and Cow Appreciation Day!
First quarter peal on Ringing Room - 1
First of treble bob - 1
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 15 July 2021 in 31m
1250 Reverse Reveller Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark St Swithun's Day
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, England
Thursday, 15 July 2021 in 54m
1250 Drivel List Treble Place Major
View composition
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a 50th birthday compliment to Neil Ephgrave, who is renowned for his delightful drivel. Also celebrating the following list of drivel: Gummi Worm Day, Orange Chicken Day, Tapioca Pudding Day, Be a Dork Day, and finally (making a good pair), Hot Dog Day and Pet Fire Safety Day.
1st in m for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5753.0697

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 16 July 2021 in 59m
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
448 each of Cambridge, Lincolnshire, and Yorkshire, 5 c.o.m.
Composed by Donald F Morrison
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
4 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First spliced: 7
First spliced major: 5
First spliced surprise: 8
150th Ringing Room quarter this year: 2
50th quarter together: 1 and 3
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the 52nd anniversary of the launch of Apollo 11.
Birthday compliments to Sam Austin, Andrea Falk, Richard Ford, and Jonathan Williamson.
Ringing World page reference: 5755.0741

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 16 July 2021 in 32m
1296 Norwich Alliance Minimus
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark this day in 1439 when kissing was banned in England because of the Plague.
First Alliance Minimus inside: 2
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 19 July 2021 in 34m
1296 Tarrant Treble Bob Minimus
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the removal of lockdown restrictions in England.
Also marking the anniversary of Joe Walker breaking the 100km altitude barrier in an aircraft, the North American X-15, in 1963.
First Minimus: 4
First in method for all
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 19 July 2021
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Julie Minch (North Leigh)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
Rung by the Bellerophons as a 75th birthday compliment to Ron Burgess of Kidlington.
1st surprise major: 2.
1st in M as C.
Ringing World page reference: 5754.0721

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, England
Thursday, 22 July 2021 in 50m
1320 Hull Surprise Minor
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1 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate National Refreshment Day, National Hammock Day and National Mango Day. We're off to refresh ourselves and drink mango juice in our hammocks now!
1st in m: 2, 6 and as C.
Ringing World page reference: 5754.0721

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA and Switzerland
Friday, 23 July 2021 in 38m
1272 Cambridge Surprise Minor
View composition
1–2 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
3 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Sara Oakeley (Arlesheim, Switzerland)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate the birth of William Ambrose Fautsch on 19/7/2021, grandson to the ringer of 1-2.
Also rung for National Gorgeous Grandma Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 23 July 2021 in 30m
1250 Rawston Treble Bob Minimus
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate Hot Enough for Ya Day.
The band would also like to associate Nathan Colman with this performance, who supports us every step of the way.
First in method for all
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 25 July 2021 in 38m
1260 Spliced Minor (3m)
720 Cambridge Surprise; 324 Plain Bob; 216 Little Bob; 36 com; ATW
View composition
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a compliment to the British Olympic Team on their first medals.
Marking National Wine and Cheese Day, National Hot Fudge Sundae Day and National Merry-go-round Day.
First Spliced Minor - 5. Most spliced Minor - 1.
Ringing World page reference: 5755.0741

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 26 July 2021 in 52m
1250 I Can't Believe It's Not Real Yorkshire Surprise Major
View composition
1 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons in celebration of the life of Alan Barber on the day of his funeral.
First in method for all the band
Ringing World page reference: 5763.0926

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 28 July 2021 in 33m
1296 Poppy Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Simon Head.
Also marking National Milk Chocolate Day.
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 29 July 2021 in 46m
1320 Cambridge Treble Place Minor
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
First in Method for all the band.
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the passing of Richard Wolfgang's Mother, with our thoughts and deepest sympathy to all family and friends.
Alison T Merryweather-Clarke, Jennifer M Thomas and Rosemary J Humphrey would like to be associated with this quarter and its sentiments.
Ringing World page reference: 5756.0766

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA & Switzerland
Friday, 30 July 2021 in 52m
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
View composition
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Sara Oakeley (Basel, Switzerland)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Simon O Head (Bletchley)
6 Roger J Lawson (Derby)
7 Susan K Fautsch (Longville, MN)
8 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon) (C)
To celebrate the wedding of Rebecca & Ashley Holmes, due to Covid 19 a small wedding took place with limited close family on 30th October 2020, with a huge celebration taking place on 7th August 2021 with all family and friends, with congratulations from the proud father, Kevin and all the band.
Ringing World page reference: 5756.0766

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 30 July 2021 in 30m
1292 Swirling Vortex Of Doom Treble Place Minimus
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the International Day of Friendship and National Cheesecake Day.
50th quarter peal on Ringing Room - 1
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 30 July 2021 in 45m
1320 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a 75th birthday compliment to Carol A Girling - mother of the ringer of the 3.
Also marking Paperback Book Day.
First of Surprise Minor in a leaky caravan during a monsoon - 2
Ringing World page reference: 5755.0741

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 2 August 2021 in 55m
1280 Cambridge Treble Place Major
Composed by Steve Coleman
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
Rung by the Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Alison J Brittliff.
Also to celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day.
50th together 1 and 8
1st Cambridge Treble Place Major for all the band.
Ringing World page reference: 5758.0808

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 2 August 2021 in 46m
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
Rung by the Bellerophons as congratulations to Matthew and Emma Jones for the birth of their daughter Elinor Joyce Jones on 01/08/2021
Also rung for National Colouring Book Day.
50th this year - 4
First as conductor away from the tenor.
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 5 August 2021 in 53m
1280 D H Lawrence Treble Place Major
Composed by Steve Coleman
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Believed to be the first performance in the method and we would like to call it D H Lawrence Treble Place Major -58-16-12-38-14-58-1678.34.78,12
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate National IPA Day and National Underwear Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5758.0806

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 6 August 2021 in 53m
1258 Wellington and Bubble Alliance Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
6 Gill Gladman (Lincoln)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First alliance: 3, 4, 5, 6, 8
First alliance major: 1, 7
First in method: 2
First performance of the composition
First in self-isolation: 7
50th quarter together: 2 and 7
The band would like to associate Jen Thomas and Cath Colman with this performance
Rung by the Bellerophons for Wiggle Your Toes Day and International Beer Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5757.0786

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Monday, 9 August 2021 in 49m
1250 I Can't Believe It's Not Cambridge Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
4 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
7 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
First tower bell quarter peal of Major in Ringing Room rung in under 50 minutes by the band.
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark National Book Lovers Day.
First in method for all the band.
Ringing World page reference: 5757.0786

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 9 August 2021 in 33m
1250 Briefcase and Mobile Phone Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a compliment to Simon Head
First in method for all the band
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 12 August 2021 in 42m
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark World Elephant Day
Last quarter in self-isolation? : 6
Ringing World page reference: 5757.0786

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 13 August 2021 in 56m
1344 Superlative Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
First in method as C.
Rung by the Bellerophons for International Left Handers Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5757.0786

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 16 August 2021 in 51m
1250 Morrocosialatydolychachacha Surprise Major
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1 Gill Gladman (Lincoln)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a 35th wedding anniversary compliment to Julian and Catherine Colman.
Also for National Tell A Joke Day, and National Rollercoaster Day.
Morrocosialatydolychachacha - Have fun and live large!
35th quarter this year for her 35th anniversary! - 3
40th quarter peal with The Bellerophons - 2
40th in Ringing Room - 2
50th in Ringing Room this year - 4
50th quarter peal with The Bellerophons - 4
50th together - 4,8
80th this year - 7
First in method for all.
Believed to be the first quarter peal in the method.
Rumoured to be the longest Bellerophons footnote thus far....!
Ringing World page reference: 5758.0808

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 20 August 2021 in 53m
1280 I Can't Believe It's Not Quedgeley Surprise Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
3 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the engagement of Nicola Murray and Sarah Nicholson.
Also marking Bacon Lover's Day.
Wishing Barbara's left hand a speedy recovery after getting into hot water.
First blows in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5759.0832

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Saturday, 21 August 2021 in 51m
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
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1 Marc A McDonald (Watford)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
100th quarter organised by The Bellerophons, with thanks to all who have taken part in quarters to date.
First Yorkshire as Conductor.
First quarter during a thunderstorm - 5.
30th together - 2 & 7, 3 & 5 and 4 & 8.
50th together - 5 & 8.
Rung by The Bellerophons for World Honey Bee Day
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 23 August 2021 in 53m
1280 Zurich Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
First in method for all.
First performance of the composition.
50th together: 1 and 6
Rung by the Bellerophons for New Zealand's Daffodil Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 23 August 2021 in 41m
1269 London Surprise Minor
Composed by Don Morrison
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
First London - 4 and for The Bellerophons
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Sponge Cake day so dedicated to Cupcake and cake lovers everywhere.
Ringing World page reference: 5759.0832

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 25 August 2021 in 30m
1250 Let's Call It A Day Treble Place Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark National Banana Split Day.
Also marking the release of the Wizard of Oz film on this day in 1939.
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 27 August 2021 in 54m
1280 Neath Abbey Surprise Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the 18th birthday celebrations of Amber Cusick.
Also marking the 29th East Anglian Beer and Cider Festival, the 138th anniversary of the eruption of Krakatoa and also the 65th anniversary of Calder Hall (Sellafield) nuclear power station being connected to the national grid.
Get well soon to Oli Thompson.
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5759.0833

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 30 August 2021 in 54m
1280 Viscount Horne Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method for all.
First performance of the composition.
Rung by the Bellerophons for International Whale Shark Day and Slinky Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 3 September 2021 in 41m
1250 Kent Treble Bob Minor
Composed by Donald F Morrison (2294)
1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First Kent TB *Minor*: 1-2, 5-6
First in method as C
50th quarter as C
Rung by the Bellerophons for Skyscraper Day
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 3 September 2021 in 53m
1280 Floccinaucinihilipilification Surprise Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
7 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark National Chianti Day and as an early celebration for Hugh Thomas' birthday.
200th quarter peal this year: 2
25th together: 3 & 5
50th together: 4 & 5
60th together: 2 & 7
Ringing World page reference: 5760.0857

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 5 September 2021 in 36m
1296 Thorpe Achurch Treble Place Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
First Minimus ever - 4.
First Minimus as a C.
First in method for all.
First Minimus by The Bellerophons without Joseph...
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the AGMs of the Central Council and The Ringing World this weekend.
Also to mark World Beard Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0900

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 6 September 2021 in 53m
1280 Earl Of Birkenhead Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
First in method for all.
50th together: 1 and 7
Rung by the Bellerophons for Read a Book Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0900

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 9 September 2021 in 30m
1250 Guilsfield Treble Bob Minimus
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate National Teddy Bear Day.
100th quarter peal on Ringing Room: 3
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 10 September 2021 in 50m
1250 Walkerville Surprise Major
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1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs) (C)
First in method for all.
First as a conductor in Ringing Room.
57th wedding anniversary compliment to Ray and Wendy Daw, parents of #8
Dedicated to all the young ringers taking part in the RWNYC tomorrow, with thanks to their supporters.
With thanksgiving for the life of David G Salter (Ipswich).
Today's anniversary: 2008 – The Large Hadron Collider at CERN, described as the biggest scientific experiment in history, is powered up in Geneva, Switzerland.
Ringing World page reference: 5779.0089

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 10 September 2021 in 40m
1274 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Swap Ideas Day, also for World Suicide Prevention Day.
50th quarter this year - 6
25th quarter together - 1,6
40th quarter together - 3,6
Ringing World page reference: 5761.0881

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Saturday, 11 September 2021 in 52m
1250 Pennsylvania Delight Major
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1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
7 Susan K Fautsch (Longville, MN)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method for all.
Rung by the Bellerophons in remembrance of the victims of September 11, 2001.
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0898

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 12 September 2021 in 31m
1261 Stanford Dingley Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Sue Portsmouth.
Also marking National Just One Human Family Day.
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0900

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 13 September 2021 in 51m
1280 Gainsborough Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
First in method for all.
Rung by the Bellerophons for Programmers Day and Bald is Beautiful Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5763.0922

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Friday, 17 September 2021 in 41m
1260 Spliced Plain Minor (3m)
420 Plain Bob, 360 Little Bob, 480 St. Clement's College Bob, 22 com, atw
Composed by Tim E Rose
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley) (C)
Most spliced Minor - 2, 4.
50th for The Bellerophons - 5.
Rung by The Bellerophons for Collect Rocks Day and Apple Dumpling Day.
Rung on the 16th in the USA and 17th in the UK.
Ringing World page reference: 5763.0922

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 17 September 2021 in 56m
1280 Keighley Surprise Major
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1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Cath Colman, ringer of the 4th and Willow, granddaughter of the ringer of the 5th.
Marking the 30th anniversary of the first version of the Linux kernel being released to the internet.
First in method for all
50th together: 3 & 6
25th together: 4 & 6
Completes Surprise Major alphabet on Ringing Room: 7
Ringing World page reference: 5762.0900

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Sunday, 19 September 2021 in 50m
1250 Superlative Surprise Major
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1 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Susan K Fautsch (Hugo, MN)
7 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
8 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Cath Colman and Sara Oakeley.
Also rung for International Talk Like a Pirate Day.
30th together: 1 & 3
40th together: 1 & 5
Ringing World page reference: 5763.0922

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 20 September 2021 in 52m
1280 Lunar Delight Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons for the full moon later tonight, also for National Gibberish Day.
25th together - 3,5
45th together - 3,8
70th together - 5,8
Circled ringing room to major - 2
First in method for all.
First time this composition has been used.
Ringing World page reference: 5765.0970

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 23 September 2021 in 50m
1280 Quedgeley Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
First in method - 6.
25th together - 2 & 6.
Rung by The Bellerophons as a Wedding Anniversary compliment to Richard & Sue Wolfgang.
Ringing World page reference: 5763.0922

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 24 September 2021 in 41m
1250 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Composed by Donald F Morrison
1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Julian Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
5 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First quarter in method: 1-2, 5, and as C
First quarter in the new apartment: 5
100th quarter in Ringing Room: 6
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Punctuation Day!
Ringing World page reference: 5765.0970

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 24 September 2021 in 52m
1250 Turramurra Surprise Major
View composition
1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark National Punctuation Day
First affected non-standard single: 2
First in method for all the band
Ringing World page reference: 5763.0923

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Saturday, 25 September 2021 in 50m
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Marc A McDonald (Watford)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons in thanksgiving for the life of Betty Portsmouth, Mother in law of the ringer of the 4th.
225th on Ringing Room - 8
Ringing World page reference: 5765.0969

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 26 September 2021 in 43m
1320 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark National Dumpling Day.
200th in Ringing Room: 3
Ringing World page reference: 5764.0950

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 27 September 2021 in 51m
1280 Duke Of Wellington Surprise Major
Composed by Michael E Ovenden
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First quarter in method for all
100th in Ringing Room: 6
100th together: 6 and 7
70th together: 3 and 7
60th together: 2 and 6
40th together: 7 and 8
Rung by the Bellerophons for Chocolate Milk Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5765.0970

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 30 September 2021 in 54m
1280 Oxney Surprise Major
View composition
1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons commemorating HMS Bellerophon on World Maritime Day.
First in method for all.
40th together - 3 & 7.
50th together - 3 & 6.
100th for The Bellerophons - 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5764.0950

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 1 October 2021 in 52m
1280 Unrung Surprise Major
View composition
1 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by the Bellerophons to mark Lincolnshire Day (this being a Lincolnshire variation) and World Smile Day.
Completes Surprise Major alphabet on Ringing Room: 6
75th together: 2 & 8
30th together: 3 & 4
25th together: 3 & 6
50th this year: 3
250th quarter peal: 7
150th quarter peal: 2
Believed to be the first quarter peal of the method rung by a band located in the Northern hemisphere
First in method for all
Ringing World page reference: 5764.0950

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 4 October 2021 in 55m
1344 Purbeck Surprise Major
View composition
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method: 2, 3, 6, 8
100th tower bell quarter in Ringing Room: 1
60th together: 1 & 5
40th together: 1 & 8, and 2 & 4
30th together: 3 & 4
Rung by the Bellerophons celebrating the Feast of St Francis of Assisi, and with birthday compliments to Debbie Murray.
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0992

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 4 October 2021 in 41m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1x720, 1x540
1–2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3–4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Debbie Murray.
70th together: 5 & 6
Ringing World page reference: 5765.0970

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 4 October 2021 in 43m
1260 Plain Bob Minor
View composition
1–2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3–4 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
5–6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a birthday compliment to Debbie Murray, also for National Vodka Day!
Ringing World page reference: 5765.0970

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 6 October 2021 in 40m
1272 Kent Treble Bob Minor
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Mad Hatter Day, also National Noodle Day.
Also rung to commemorate the launch of HMS Bellerophon on this day in 1786.
Royal Navy Ensign: UK
Name: Bellerophon
Ordered: 11 January 1782
Builder: Edward Greaves and Co., Frindsbury
Laid down: May 1782
Launched: 6 October 1786
First Kent - 4.
First Kent Minor - 3.
First Kent as Conductor.
30th together - 4 & 6.
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0992

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 7 October 2021 in 52m
1280 Rhuddlan Castle Surprise Major
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Inner Beauty Day.
55th together - 2 & 7.
30th together - 7 & 8.
25th together - 5 & 8, 1 & 6.
15th together - 3 & 6.
10th together - 2 & 3.
Completed the surprise major alphabet - 5.
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0992

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 8 October 2021 in 39m
1260 St Clement's College Bob Minor
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1–2 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
3–4 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
175th handbell quarter: 1-2
10th handbell quarter: 3-4
50th quarter with the Bellerophons: 5-6
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0993

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 8 October 2021 in 41m
1320 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
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1 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
2 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
3 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
6 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Hero Day.
First Oxford minor as conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0992

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 8 October 2021 in 51m
1280 Morlais Castle Surprise Major
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
5 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
8 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark World Egg Day and World Octopus Day
900th tower bell quarter peal: 6
50th together: 5 & 6
25th together: 3 & 7
Circled Ringing Room to surprise major: 2
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0992

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 10 October 2021 in 43m
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark World Porridge Day
First Cambridge as conductor
80th together: 3 & 6
75th together: 3 & 4
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0992

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 10 October 2021 in 69m
1332 Grandsire Caters
Composed by Richard Wolfgang
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
8 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
9 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
10 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
Rung by The Bellerophons for World Mental Health Day and thinking of those known to us who are personally affected.
First Caters - 1.
First Grandsire Caters - 8.
First Caters on tower bells by 10 people on Ringing Room.
25th together - 5 & 7.
30th together - 2 & 3, 4 & 7.
40th together - 4 & 8.
50th together - 1 & 4.
60th together - 1 & 7.
65th together - 1 & 8.
65th for The Bellerophons - 4.
70th on Ringing Room this year - 10.
75th together - 1 & 6 and 2 & 7.
75th for The Bellerophons - 7.
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0993

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 11 October 2021 in 52m
1280 Hera Surprise Major
Composed by Chris Adams
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method for all.
110th together: 1 & 2
65th together: 1 & 4
50th together: 3 & 5
Rung by the Bellerophons in celebration of Indigenous People's Day and Coming Out Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1017

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Tuesday, 12 October 2021 in 51m
1440 Cambridge Surprise Minor
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1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3–4 Susan K Fautsch (Longville, MN)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First surprise with all handbell band: 1-2
First in method on an inside pair: 3-4
First surprise in hand as C.
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate National Farmers Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1017

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 14 October 2021 in 51m
1280 Ventongimps Surprise Major
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1 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a 25th birthday compliment to Andrew Moncrief from Whitehaven also to celebrate National Dessert Day.
First in method for all.
30th as a conductor on Ringing Room and first as a conductor from a non-working bell.
Ringing World page reference: 5766.0993

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 15 October 2021 in 51m
1250 Jellystone Park Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a tribute to Sir David Amess MP in thanksgiving for his life and dedication to his work.
First blows in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1013

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 17 October 2021 in 40m
1260 Buxton Bob Minor
1x720 and 1x540
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate Spreadsheet Day.
60th together: 4 & 5
First in method for all except 3 & 5
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1017

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 18 October 2021 in 55m
1280 Keighley Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method: 4,5,6,8
First performance of composition
250th quarter this year: 3
Completing the surprise alphabet: 4
80th together: 3 & 7
75th together: 3 & 4
65th together: 2 & 7
50th together: 3 & 6
40th together: 2 & 8
35th together: 4 & 5 and 4 & 8
10th together: 1 & 3
20% QPs now rung online: 7
70th quarter with Bellerophons: 5
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Chocolate Cupcake Day and International Legging Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1017

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK/USA
Tuesday, 19 October 2021 in 53m
1344 Plain Bob Major
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3–4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
7–8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
1st major on an inside pair: 3-4.
Rung on 19th October in the UK, 18th October in the USA.
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate National New Friends Day and National Gin and Tonic Day. Cheers!
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1017

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 21 October 2021 in 49m
1264 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
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1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for Apple Day and Back to the Future Day.
First Double Norwich - 2
First in method as conductor.
50th Tower Bell quarter this year - 7.
25th together - 1 & 7.
30th together - 4 & 7.
50th together - 1 & 6.
80th together - 3 & 6.
Associating Jen Thomas and Alison Merryweather-Clarke who were not able to join us today and Tom Winter who is devastated that he could not join us for this particular performance.
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1017

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA & Switzerland
Friday, 22 October 2021 in 60m
1344 Yorkshire Surprise Major
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1 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
2 Sara Oakeley (Basel Switzerland)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
6 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
7 Julian Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to remember the life of Bernard Haitink (1929-2021) who passed away yesterday.
Also in memory of Anthony R Peake of Swindon who passed away on Monday 18th October 2021
Ringing World page reference: 5862.0863

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 22 October 2021 in 49m
1250 Elmley Lovett Surprise Major
Composed by Philip A B Saddleton
1 Barbara Pettit (Leckhampton)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs) (C)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
8 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
Rung to mark the Passing In Parade for Ethan Husband (son of [5]) at AFC Harrogate earlier today.
Linked to the lost village of Insoll near Elmley Lovett from where the family of the ringer of the 2nd originated.
80th together, 2 & 6.
70th together, 2 & 4.
50th QP in Ringing Room, 8.
25% of QPs rung this year, 7.
Rung on National Nut Day, INTERNATIONAL CAPS LOCK DAY and International Stuttering Awareness Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5767.1017

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Tuesday, 26 October 2021 in 44m
1440 Ipswich Surprise Minor
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1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3–4 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method: 1-2, 5-6
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Pumpkin Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5768.1039

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Wednesday, 27 October 2021 in 50m
1280 Quatermass Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method for all.
First performance of the composition.
100th QP this year: 8
90th QP this year: 5
75th with Bellerophons: 6
40th with Bellerophons: 5
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Black Cat Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5768.1039

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Thursday, 28 October 2021 in 52m
1296 Stedman Triples
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
4 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 Debbie Murray (Ely)
First performance of the composition.
Most calls (174) made as C.
First as cover: 8
80th in Ringing Room: 4
25th together: 3 & 7
10th together: 3 & 4
Rung by the Bellerophons for Plush Animal Lovers' Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5768.1039

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 28 October 2021 in 57m
1408 Deva Surprise Major
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1 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a compliment to Chris and Phil de Cordova on their 41st wedding anniversary, also for National Chocolate Day.
150th Quarter by The Bellerophons!
10th together - 6 & 8.
First in method for all except the 3rd.
Ringing World page reference: 5769.1058

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 29 October 2021 in 51m
1440 London Surprise Minor
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
4 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
5 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method: 3,5,6
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Cat Day, National Frankenstein Friday, and International Internet Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5768.1039

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 29 October 2021 in 50m
1280 Devonshire Surprise Major
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1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
4 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
5 Thomas A Winter (Rochester, Kent)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark World Stroke Day, World Psoriasis Day and National Cat Day.
First in Ringing Room: 5
90th together: 7 & 8
50th together: 2 & 7
20th together: 2 & 4
50th for The Bellerophons: 2
First blows in method for all
Ringing World page reference: 5768.1039

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Sunday, 31 October 2021 in 52m
1346 Ghost Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons for All Hallows' Eve
First in method for all.
First performance of this composition.
80th with The Bellerophons - 2.
40th together - 1 & 2, 2 & 4.
Ringing World page reference: 5769.1058

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, England
Sunday, 31 October 2021 in 42m
1320 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as the last QP of British Summertime 2021 for National Knock Knock Joke Day, National Magic Day and National Doorbell Day.
Quarter peals rung on all 366 days of the year: 6.
50th together: 3 & 5.
70th together: 2 & 5.
Ringing World page reference: 5770.1077

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 1 November 2021 in 52m
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (3m)
576 Cambridge; 384 Lincolnshire and Yorkshire; 33 com.
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First spliced major: 7
120th together: 2 & 5
60th together: 1 & 4
Rung by the Bellerophons for All Saints' Day, National Authors' Day, and National Family Literacy Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5770.1077

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 5 November 2021 in 54m
1344 Bonfire Night Surprise Major
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1 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate Bonfire Night.
Believed to be the first performance in the method and we would like to call it Bonfire Night Surprise Major
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90th together: 3 & 7
75th together: 3 & 4
40th together: 2 & 5
Ringing World page reference: 5769.1056

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Sunday, 7 November 2021 in 48m
1440 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1–2 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
3–4 Caroline J Champion (Bridgnorth)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First quarter in method: 5-6
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Sunday, 7 November 2021 in 32m
1296 Zelston Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark Hug a Bear Day
First blows in method for all
The band wishes to associate Nathan Colman with this performance
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 8 November 2021 in 50m
1280 Lessness Surprise Major
Composed by Chris Adams
1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First quarter in m: 6, 7, and as C
75th together: 1 & 6
60th together: 3 & 4
50th together: 3 & 8 and 4 & 7
40th together: 5 & 8 and 7 & 8
Rung by the Bellerophons for National STEM Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 8 November 2021 in 50m
1260 St Martin's Bob Triples
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
7–8 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate National Cappuccino Day, also birthday compliments to North Leigh ringer Sue Shelley.
80th together - 2 & 6.
70th together - 2 & 7-8.
60th together - 4 & 7-8.
First in method for all except 3.
First triples as conductor.
First triples in Ringing Room - 4, 6.
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Wednesday, 10 November 2021 in 50m
1260 Erin Triples
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
2 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
First Erin: 3, 4, and as C
First Erin Triples: 1, 2
First performance of composition
First Erin Triples in Ringing Room
125th together: 4 & 7
125th in Ringing Room: 4
100th in Ringing Room and 100th this year: 8
90th together: 6 & 7
75th virtual together: 3 & 5
50th together: 2 & 7
30th together: 2 & 6
Rung by the Bellerophons for Sesame Street Day and Vanilla Cupcake Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, USA & UK
Thursday, 11 November 2021 in 49m
1440 Spliced Surprise Minor (2m)
720 changes of each, Cambridge S, Ipswich S. 12 c.o.m.
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1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3–4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5–6 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for Veterans Day.
First spliced in hand - 1-2.
20th together - 1-2 & 5-6.
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1102

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 11 November 2021 in 53m
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
5 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for Remembrance Day.
1111th quarter peal - 6
First of Bristol - 3
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1102

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA, & Switzerland
Friday, 12 November 2021 in 48m
1440 Cunecastre Surprise Minor
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1 Sara Oakeley (Basel Switzerland)
2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
4 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
5 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method: 2, 4, 5, 6
15th in Ringing Room: 5
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Happy Hour Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 12 November 2021 in 41m
1440 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1–2 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
3–4 Caroline J Champion (Bridgnorth)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 12 November 2021 in 57m
1278 Criccieth Castle Surprise Major
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1 Barry D Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
5 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs) (C)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Dedicated to the memory of Martyn Griffith Jones whose funeral will be held on Tuesday 16th November in Criccieth. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Also a 79th birthday compliment for Sunday to David Hall, father of (3) and 78th birthday compliment for Monday to Wendy Daw, mother of the conductor, the 30th anniversary of the dedication of the new church of St. Mary Peterborough (where we learned to ring) and to celebrate the 95th anniversary of the creation of the Diocese of Blackburn.
First of Treble Bob Major and First on 8 in Ringing Room, 1.
20th together, 5 & 8.
30th together, 3 & 4 and 4 & 6.
75th together, 2 & 7.
125th quarter for The Bellerophons, 2.
Completes the Surprise Major alphabet to quarters, 4.
Ringing World page reference: 5770.1075

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 15 November 2021 in 50m
1280 Turramurra Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method: 5, 6, 8
300th QP this year: 3
100th QP in Ringing Room this year: 2
75th together: 3 & 5
60th together: 2 & 5
20th QP: 1
Circled the tower to surprise major: 4
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first commercial single-chip microprocessor, and also for National Drummer Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 17 November 2021 in 42m
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
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1 Georgine von Enckevort (Rochester)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Pauline M Kennard (Alfriston)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs) (C)
First quarter in Ringing Room and first of minor, 1.
Rung to celebrate National Homemade Bread Day and National Butter Day
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 18 November 2021 in 40m
1260 Stedman Minimus
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5–6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a 93rd birthday compliment to Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse and a 30th birthday compliment to Marc A McDonald
100th together: 1 & 2
90th together: 1 & 5-6
75th together: 2 & 4
First together: 5 & 6
Ringing World page reference: 5794.0434

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA & Switzerland
Friday, 19 November 2021 in 53m
1280 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
2 Sara Oakeley (Arlesheim, Switzerland)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
6 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
7 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
8 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Play Monopoly Day, also for National Macchiato Day.
25th together - 4 & 6.
First in method - 2, 4 & 7.
First Rutland as Conductor.
First performance of this composition.
We would like to associate Marc A McDonald with this quarter peal.
Ringing World page reference: 5772.1122

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 19 November 2021 in 50m
1250 Pudsey Surprise Major
Arranged by Michael E Ovenden
1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for BBC Children in Need.
The band would like to to associate Marc A McDonald with this performance.
First Pudsey: 2
100th for The Bellerophons: 8
130th together: 2 & 7
80th together: 3 & 5
40th together: 4 & 5
30th together: 2 & 3
20th together: 6 & 8
10th together: 1 & 5, 1 & 8
Ringing World page reference: 5771.1098

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 22 November 2021 in 52m
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
320 Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Superlative, Yorkshire; 10 com, atw.
Composed by Christopher L D Munday
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted)
4 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
5 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
Most methods spliced: 6, 8
100th QP for the Bellerophons: 4
80th together: 3 & 4
75th together: 1 & 5
40th together: 2 & 3
25th together: 3 & 6
Rung by the Bellerophons for St Cecilia's Day, patron saint of music.
Ringing World page reference: 5772.1122

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Tuesday, 23 November 2021 in 54m
1296 Stedman Triples
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
4 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
7 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
8 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
First performance of composition.
80th together: 1 & 8
Rung by the Bellerophons for Fibonacci Day and National Espresso Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5773.1173

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 25 November 2021 in 50m
1280 Bellerophon Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
7 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
8 Richard A Wolfgang (Eastwood) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark Thanksgiving.
First in method for all.
100th together: 2 & 4
Ringing World page reference: 5772.1122

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 26 November 2021 in 39m
1260 Childwall Bob Minor
1x720 and 1x540
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Debbie Murray (Ely)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark Cake Day and Buy Nothing Day.
Dedicated to Storm Arwen that gave Chris thunder, Barbara wind, Robin a power cut and Cath an excuse for an early night.
First in method for 3,4,5 and 6
70th together: 1 & 6
Ringing World page reference: 5772.1122

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and Switzerland
Sunday, 28 November 2021
224 Omicron Surprise Major
1 Sara Oakeley (Arlesheim, Switzerland)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
7 Oliver H J Thompson (Surrey)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 29 November 2021 in 53m
1280 Fillongley Surprise Major
Composed by Matthew R Johnson
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the demonstration of Thomas Edison's phonograph for the first time, this day in 1877.
Also to celebrate the life of Stephen Sondheim (1930-2021), the American composer and lyricist.
Also to celebrate the life of Frank Williams (1942-2021), The British founder of Williams F1.
80th together - 5 & 6.
60th together - 5 & 8.
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5776.0014

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 1 December 2021 in 33m
1296 Ashley Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Pauline M Kennard (Alfriston)
First in Method for all.
First Minimus on Ringing Room - 4
First on Ringing Room with a female band - 1, 3.
First Minimus with an all female band - 1, 2 and 3.
For the first day of Advent.
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Pie Day.
We are sure that Nathan Colman would like to be associated with this Quarter.
Ringing World page reference: 5773.1174

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 3 December 2021 in 49m
1250 Snagglepuss Surprise Major
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1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark International Disability Awareness Day
First in method for all the band
50th as conductor in Ringing Room
10th together: 1 & 2
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 9 December 2021 in 30m
1296 Monkton Treble Bob Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons as a lullaby to Jen Thomas by request.
Also rung for National Pastry Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA, & Switzerland
Friday, 10 December 2021 in 46m
1440 Bourne Surprise Minor
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1 Sara Oakeley (Basel Switzerland)
2 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
3 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
4 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
First in method: 2, 5
200th quarter recorded on Bellboard: 2
10th together: 3 & 4
Rung by the Bellerophons for Nobel Prize Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, England
Friday, 10 December 2021 in 51m
1280 Duke Of Norfolk Surprise Major
1 Debbie Murray (Ely)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh) (C)
Rung by the Bellerophons for a nobel cause, marking the 125th anniversary of the death of Alfred Nobel. Also celebrating the 20th anniversary of the release of the first Lord of the Rings film, and Dewey Decimal Day (although we don't see the point in that).
1st QP in m for all.
300th QP in Ringing Room: 7.
50th virtual QP as C.
25th QP together: 5 & 7.
10th QP together: 1 & 4.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Sunday, 12 December 2021 in 40m
1260 St Clement's College Bob Minor
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1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
6 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
First in method as C.
50th together - 2 & 4.
100th virtual tower bell quarter together - 5 & 6.
110th together - 1 & 6.
300th quarter this year - 6.
Celebrating Covid booster for 4.
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Ding-a-ling Day on the Third Sunday in Advent (Gaudete) and Our Lady of Guadalupe.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 13 December 2021 in 53m
1280 Lessness Surprise Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Simon J O Head (Bletchley)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First performance of composition
140th together: 2 & 4
100th together: 4 & 6
30th together: 3 & 5
Rung by the Bellerophons for National Hot Chocolate Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Wednesday, 15 December 2021 in 43m
1260 Doubles (1p/7m)
60 Stedman, 240 Reverse Canterbury Pleasure, 120 St Nicholas Bob, 120 Winchendon Place, 240 Grandsire, 120 St Simon's Bob, 120 St Martin's Bob, 240 Plain Bob.
1 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
5 Pauline M Kennard (Alfriston) (C)
6 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
80th together - 2 & 4.
100th together - 3 & 6.
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Cupcake Day and National Wear Your Pearls Day.
Most Doubles - 2, 3 and for The Bellerophons.
First Doubles on virtual tower bells for The Bellerophons.
Completes the Red Pathway for 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK, USA & Switzerland
Friday, 17 December 2021 in 40m
1296 Hull Surprise Minor
Composed by L S Scales
1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Sara Oakeley (Arlesheim, Switzerland)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
4 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
5 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
6 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Maple Syrup Day, National Ugly Sweater Day.
Also wishing Kevin Musty a speedy recovery.
50th together - 1 & 6, 3 & 6.
10th in Ringing Room - 2.
First in method - 2, 3, 6.
Thanks to Alison for stepping in last minute!
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 17 December 2021 in 52m
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by Steve Coleman
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
2 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
5 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by the Bellerophons for our Christmas Jumper Day and also marking National Device Appreciation Day.
First Cambridge Surprise Major as conductor
Circled Ringing Room as conductor on 8: 1
20th together: 2 & 4
25th together: 4 & 7 and 2 & 3
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Sunday, 19 December 2021 in 46m
1440 Bourne Surprise Minor
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
First in method: 2, 6
80th together: 1 & 4
60th together: 1 & 5
Rung by the Bellerophons for Fork Handles Sunday.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Monday, 20 December 2021 in 49m
1296 Original Major
Composed by David B Wilson
1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3–4 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
7–8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
First in principle for all.
First principle in hand: 1-2
First performance of composition.
Most calls (264) made as C.
200th QP in hand: 7-8
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate the birth of Robert J. Van de Graaff, inventor of the Van de Graaff generator, in 1901.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0047

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Monday, 20 December 2021 in 46m
1440 Yorkshire Block Delight Minor
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1 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of Médecins Sans Frontières.
90th together: 2 & 3
First Delight: 5
First Delight as conductor
First in method for all
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Tuesday, 21 December 2021 in 54m
1260 Stedman Triples
Composed by David B Wilson
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
7 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
First performance of composition.
310th this year: 7
150th in Ringing Room: 4
110th together: 7 & 8
90th together: 2 & 8
30th together: 4 & 5
25th together: 1 & 6
Rung by the Bellerophons to celebrate the first anniversary of the first Bellerophons quarter peal.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Tuesday, 21 December 2021 in 31m
1296 Southrise Minimus
1 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
Rung by The Bellerophons for the December Solstice and Crossword Puzzle Day
First in principle for all
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Tuesday, 21 December 2021 in 40m
1260 Lakesend Bob Minor
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1 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
2 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
3 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
5 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
6 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
First in method for all.
Rung by The Bellerophons for the beginning of Yule.
Birthday compliment to Stuart Hennessey.
30th together: 2 & 3.
90th together: 1 & 4.
150th q this year - 4.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0046

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Wednesday, 22 December 2021 in 55m
1344 Kenninghall Surprise Major
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1 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
2 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
3 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
4 Kevin J Musty (Aberavon)
5 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
7 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
8 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Short Person Day.
60th together - 1 & 4.
First in method for all.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0047

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK and USA
Thursday, 23 December 2021 in 53m
1259 Grandsire Triples
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
3 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
4 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Robin A Daw (Silverdale, Lancs)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
8 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
Rung by The Bellerophons to celebrate the beginning of the end of Alison's 6th decade.
100th quarter peal in Ringing Room: 2
90th together in Ringing Room: 5 & 8
90th together: 2 & 8
80th together: 7 & 8
60th together: 1 & 4
50th together: 4 & 7
30th together: 2 & 7
25th together: 6 & 8
10th together: 4 & 6
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0047

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Thursday, 23 December 2021 in 57m
1344 Zyzzyva Surprise Major
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1 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
2 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3 Jennifer M Thomas (Brasted, Kent)
4 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
5 Lavinia Sullivan (Wargrave)
6 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
7 Joseph A Sharp (Hook)
8 Barbara D Murray (Preston) (C)
First in m - 2, 4, 5.
First inside in m - 3.
First as C in m.
60th together - 2 & 8.
300th q - 6.
Birthday Compliment to Alison Merryweather-Clarke.
32nd Wedding Anniversary Compliment to Barry & Rose Humphrey.
With thanks to Barbara for conducting and to Joseph for stepping in, both at the last moment.
Rung by The Bellerophons for National Pfeffernusse Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0047

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK & USA
Friday, 24 December 2021 in 43m
1440 Bourne Surprise Minor
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1–2 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
3–4 Susan K Fautsch (Coon Rapids, MN)
5–6 David B Wilson (Vancouver, WA) (C)
First in method in hand: 1-2, 5-6
100th in Ringing Room: 1-2
75th in 2021: 3-4
25th together: 1-2 & 3-4
Rung by the Bellerophons on the birthday of Howard Hughes.
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0047

The Bellerophons
Ringing Room, UK
Friday, 24 December 2021 in 49m
1252 Ba Humbug! Surprise Major
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1 Barbara D Murray (Preston)
2 Christine B J de Cordova (Whitehaven)
3 Joseph A Sharp (Hook) (C)
4 Catherine A Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey (Redditch)
6 Alison T Merryweather-Clarke (North Leigh)
7 Nathan B Colman (Bury St Edmunds)
8 Sue Portsmouth (Sonning)
Rung by The Bellerophons to mark the 203rd anniversary of 'Silent Night' being performed for the first time.
First in method: 4 & 8
150th on Ringing Room: 5
Circled Ringing Room on 8: 8
150th together: 1 & 5
120th together: 1 & 3
80th together: 1 & 7
60th together: 2 & 3
Ringing World page reference: 5777.0047