Performances report

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Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Highweek, Devon
All Saints
Friday, 1 January 2016 in 2h 49 (11–1–11 in F♯)
5032 Pratt's Bottom Alliance Major
Composed by Robert D S Brown from Middletons
1 Alison C Waterson
2 Michael H Tompsett
3 Roger King
4 Thomas J Waterson
5 Richard H Johnston
6 Lester J Yeo
7 Robert D S Brown (C)
8 Pauline Champion
First Peal in the Method
Pratt's Bottom Alliance Major
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Rung as a get well Compliment to Mike Mears and Paul Pascoe.
Ringing World page reference: 5466.0105

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Heavitree, St Michael
Friday, 1 January 2016 in 3h 17 (26)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 53)
1 Ian G Campbell
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Ian V J Smith
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Ian L C Campbell
7 John R Martin (C)
8 David Hird
100th peal - 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5467.0129

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Pinhoe, St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 2 January 2016 in 2h 52 (10)
5184 Harlow Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Charlotte A Boyce
2 Josephine A Brown
3 Michael H Tompsett
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Peter G Brown
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Donald B Carter
450th peal in Devon - 8.
Ringing World page reference: 5467.0129

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Crediton, Devon
Holy Cross
Saturday, 2 January 2016 in 3h 23 (26–2–23 in D)
5042 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by Stanley Jenner
1 Ian W Avery
2 Ann Smith
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Lester J Yeo
5 Peter L Bill
6 Jennifer R Sparling
7 Alison C Waterson
8 Pauline Champion
9 Oliver Coldrick
10 Ian V J Smith (C)
11 John A Foster
12 Thomas J Waterson
A belated 70th birthday treat for the conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 5465.0082

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Cathedral Church of St Peter
Sunday, 3 January 2016 in 57m (28)
1280 Bristol Surprise Royal
1 Peter G Brown
2 Susan M Sawyer
3 Peter L Bill
4 Clare J Griffiths
5 Charlotte A Boyce
6 Richard H Johnston
7 John R Martin (C)
8 James Kirkcaldy
9 Oliver Coldrick
10 David Hird
Rung prior to Choral Eucharist.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exmouth, Devon
Withycombe Raleigh, St John the Evangelist
Thursday, 7 January 2016 in 3h 29 (17)
5136 Spliced Surprise Maximus (4 Methods)
[1440 Bristol; 1344 Cambridge; 1296 Yorkshire; 1056 Littleport Little; 22 com; atw]
Composed by P W J Sheppard
1 Jill M Hansford
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Peter L Bill
5 Clare J Griffiths
6 Lester J Yeo
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Pauline Champion
9 Ian V J Smith
10 Timothy M Bayton
11 John A Foster
12 Thomas J Waterson
200th together - 4 and 8.
Ringing World page reference: 5468.0153

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Mark
Friday, 8 January 2016 in 2h 58 (12)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by J H Fielden
1 Pauline Champion
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Lesley Tucker
4 Susan D Sparling
5 Richard H Johnston
6 Peter L Bill
7 Ian L C Campbell
8 Graham P Tucker
9 Ian V J Smith
10 David Hird (C)
The conductors 3000th peal.
Ringing World page reference: 5466.0105

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Wedmore, Somerset
St Mary
Saturday, 9 January 2016 in 3h 37 (30)
5088 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by T Hooley
1 Alison C Waterson
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Jennifer R Sparling
4 Barrie Hendry
5 Peter G Brown
6 Ian V J Smith
7 John R Martin (C)
8 David Hird
Ringing World page reference: 5468.0153

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exmouth, Devon
Withycombe Raleigh, St John the Evangelist
Sunday, 10 January 2016 in 53m (17)
1346 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
1 Andrew P Digby
2 Susan M Sawyer
3 James Kirkcaldy
4 Clare J Griffiths
5 Rachel Taylor
6 Charlotte A Boyce
7 Sarah E Chadburn
8 Roger King
9 John R Martin (C)
10 A Stephen Taylor
11 Pauline Champion
12 David Hird
Rung for Evensong.
First Maximus - 5.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracy, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Tuesday, 19 January 2016 in 1h 54 (10lb)
5088 Ullesthorpe Surprise Major
Composed by R Bailey
1 Lester J Yeo
2 Ian W Avery
3 Robert D S Brown
4 Ian L C Campbell
5 Peter L Bill
6 P Wendy Campbell
7 David Hird (C)
8 James Kirkcaldy
Ringing World page reference: 5468.0153

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishops Tawton, Devon
St John the Baptist
Thursday, 21 January 2016 in 45m (9–2–20 in G♯)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Michael Rose (C)
2 Rachel Taylor
3 Stephen Taylor
4 David Willis
5 John Ross
6 Jenny Sparling
Celebrating the first recorded quarter of the St Brannock's Society.
1320 London Surprise Minor, Weare Gifford, 21 Jan 1986

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Lyme Regis, Dorset
St Michael Archangel
Friday, 22 January 2016 in 45m (10–3–18 in G)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Linda Nicholson
2 Lin Horrocks
3 Thomas R Garrett
4 Kathie A Matthews
5 Richard H Johnston
6 Andrew G Smith
7 Christopher M White
8 Andrew P Nicholson
9 John P Horrocks
10 David Hird (C)
First in the method 2,4

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Tavistock, Devon
St Eustachius
Saturday, 23 January 2016 in 50m (24–0–5 in D)
1277 Grandsire Caters
1 Clare Stagg
2 Geoffrey Hill
3 Clare Griffiths
4 Matthew Thewsey
5 Lester Yeo
6 Alena Wardle
7 Christopher Wardle
8 George Mudge
9 Ian Smith (C)
10 Philip Dunn
First quarter of Caters: 4.
Rung for the Branch AGM.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Stoke Damerel, Devon
St Andrew
Saturday, 23 January 2016 in 45m (4–2–12 in D)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Chris Duckham
2 John Mitchelmore
3 John Cook
4 John Steere
5 Josephine Maddick
6 Paul Jones
7 Ian Smith (C)
8 Billy Moore
First quarter of triples: 1.
Rung to mark the beginning of the refurbishment of the church; also for the Branch AGM.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Plymouth, Devon
Emmanuel
Saturday, 23 January 2016 in 45m (20cwt)
1260 Doubles (2m)
1 Trevor A Smith
2 Matthew M J Smith
3 Alena J Wardle
4 Matthew W Thewsey
5 Christopher H Wardle (C)
6 Peter F Sparkes
Rung on SW Branch AGM day.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishopsteignton, Devon
Bishops-Ting-Tong
Sunday, 24 January 2016 in 1h 44 (10lb)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (18m)
(1) London, Wells (2) Westminster, Allendale (3, 4) Annable's London, Norwich (5) York, Durham (6) Surfleet, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham (7) Cambridge, Norfolk, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose, Bourne
1 Ian W Avery
2 Lester J Yeo
3 Pauline Champion
4 Robert D S Brown
5 David Hird
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5468.0153

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exmouth, Devon
Littleham, SS Margaret and Andrew
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 in 2h 47 (8)
5088 Aurora Australis Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Lester J Yeo
2 Timothy M Bayton
3 Charlotte A Boyce
4 P Wendy Campbell
5 Pauline Champion
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 John R Martin (C)
8 David Hird
Rung as a compliment to all Antipodeans on Australia Day.
Ringing World page reference: 5472.0251

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishopsteignton, Devon
Bishops-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 in 1h 41 (10lb)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(Norwich, Caithness, Surfleet, Ipswich, Bourne, Beverley, Cambridge)
1 John A Foster
2 Ian W Avery
3 Robert D S Brown
4 Lynne P Hughes
5 Paul J Pascoe
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5469.0177

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Sidbury, Devon
SS Peter and Giles
Friday, 29 January 2016 in 45m (16–1–23 in E)
1250 Spliced Surprise Major
2 methods, Cambridge & Yorkshire (all the work)
Composed by Anthony G Parry
1 Graham Tucker
2 Lin Horrocks
3 Anne Bailey
4 Lesley Tucker
5 Richard H Johnston
6 Derek Ballard
7 David Hird
8 John P Horrocks (C)
First spliced major; 6

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
St Michael
Friday, 29 January 2016 in 48m (16–3–11 in F)
1280 Zion Surprise Major
1 Donald Carter
2 Hilary Beresford
3 Lesley Tucker
4 Sue Sawyer
5 Charlotte Boyce
6 Ian Avery
7 Graham Tucker
8 Nigel Birt (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
South Petherton, Somerset
SS Peter and Paul
Saturday, 30 January 2016 in 3h 25 (22–3–15 in D)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
Composed by A G Reading (No. 4)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Paul J Pascoe
3 Susan M Sawyer
4 Timothy M Payne
5 Susan D Sparling
6 Jennifer R Sparling
7 Pauline Champion
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Thomas J Waterson
10 Oliver Coldrick
11 David Hird
12 Matthew J Hilling (C)
80th birthday compliments to Mary Beresford.
Ringing World page reference: 5470.0202

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Ilfracombe, Devon
Holy Trinity
Sunday, 31 January 2016 in 44m (12–0–20 in G)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Rachel Taylor
2 Christine Harris
3 Donald Lawson
4 David Willis
5 Tim Hine
6 Stephen Taylor
7 Michael Rose (C)
8 John Ross
Rung by the St Brannock's Society as a compliment to Father Robert and Christine Harris, shortly to take a new living in Plymouth.
400th quarter, 4.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Petrock
Monday, 1 February 2016 in 42m (5–0–0 in B)
1272 Warkworth Surprise Minor
1 Graham Tucker
2 Lesley Tucker
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Wendy Campbell
5 Ian Campbell
6 James Kirkcaldy (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Buckfast, Devon
Abbey Church of St Mary
Tuesday, 2 February 2016 in 62m (41–1–3 in C)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Ian Avery
2 Wendy Campbell
3 Ian Campbell
4 Graham Tucker
5 Roger King
6 Robert Franklin
7 Peter Bill (C)
8 Ian Smith
9 David Hird
10 Peter Sawyer
Rung prior to the Midday Mass.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Holcombe Burnell, Devon
St John the Baptist
Wednesday, 3 February 2016 (11–0–27 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Colin N Wroth
2 Louise A M James
3 Sue Buckingham
4 Susan D Sparling
5 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)
6 David G Wilford

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Pinhoe, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 4 February 2016 in 2h 53 (10–0–19 in G♯)
5184 Devonshire Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 John A Foster
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Charlotte A Boyce
4 Jill M Hansford
5 Ian W Avery
6 Pauline Champion
7 Ian V J Smith
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5470.0202

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Ilfracombe, Devon
Holy Trinity
Sunday, 7 February 2016 in 72m (12–0–20 in G)
2016 Plain Bob Major
Composed by arr David Willis
1 John Ross
2 Christine Harris
3 Donald Lawson
4 Rachel Taylor
5 Andrew Vincent
6 Stephen Taylor
7 Michael Rose
8 David Willis (C)
Rung by the St Brannock's Society with best wishes to Father Robert and Christine Harris in their new Living in Plympton. Longest date touch for all except conductor.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishopsteignton, Devon
Bishops-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 9 February 2016 in 1h 45 (10lb)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (26m)
(1) London, Wells, Cunecastre (2) Chester, Carlisle, Munden (3) Westminster, Allendale (4) Netherseale, Lightfoot, Wearmouth (5) Annable's London, Rossendale, Stamford (6) Beverley, Berwick, Surfleet, Durham, York, Hexham (7) Cambridge, Norfolk, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose, Bourne
1 Ian W Avery
2 Pauline Champion
3 Robert D S Brown
4 Paul J Pascoe
5 Lester J Yeo
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5471.0225

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
St Michael
Thursday, 11 February 2016 in 3h (16–3–11 in F)
5088 Natrium Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 1144)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Pauline Champion
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Peter L Bill
5 Nigel G Birt
6 Ian V J Smith
7 David Hird
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
60th birthday compliment to Nigel Birt (12th Feb)
Ringing World page reference: 5471.0225

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Cathedral Church of St Peter
Saturday, 13 February 2016 in 4h 5 (72–2–2 in B♭)
5040 Lincolnshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by David R Finch
1 Paul J Pascoe (C)
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Clare J Griffiths
4 Sarah E Chadburn
5 Peter L Bill
6 Peter G Brown
7 Jennifer R Sparling
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Richard Harrison
10 Thomas J Waterson
11 John R Martin
12 Pauline Champion
  Matthew J Hilling
Rung by the Exeter Cathedral Society; who dedicate this peal to the memory of Joan Clarke who passed away this morning RIP.
First of Maximus: 4.
Ringing World page reference: 5471.0225

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Highweek, Devon
All Saints
Monday, 15 February 2016 in 2h 45 (11)
5096 Beagle 2 Alliance Major
Composed by A J Cox
1 Lester J Yeo
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Pauline Champion
4 Lynne P Hughes
5 Susan D Sparling
6 Fergus M S Stracey
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Michael E C Mears
Ringing World page reference: 5474.0297

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Mark
Monday, 15 February 2016 in 2h 57 (12–1–19 in F♯)
5040 Bristol Surprise Royal
Composed by John M Thurman
1 Lesley A Tucker
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Sarah E Chadburn
4 Timothy M Bayton
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Matthew J Hilling (C)
7 Richard H Johnston
8 Ian L C Campbell
9 Graham P Tucker
10 David Hird
First of Bristol S Royal: 3.
Rung by the Sunday service band.
Ringing World page reference: 5472.0251

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 in 1h 51 (10lb 07oz)
5120 Higher Walton Surprise Major
Composed by D W Beard
1 Charlotte A Boyce
2 John A Foster
3 John R Martin
4 Robert D S Brown
5 David Hird
6 Paul J Pascoe
7 Lester J Yeo
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
In memory of Joan Clarke
Ringing World page reference: 5472.0251

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Sorrento
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 in 2h 22 (15 C)
5152 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by R B Pullin (No. 1)
1–2 Andrew P Digby
3–4 Lynne P Hughes
5–6 Timothy M Bayton (C)
7–8 Jill M Wigney
1st of Surprise on a fully working pair: 3-4.
Ringing World page reference: 5472.0253

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 18 February 2016 in 2h 59 (15–0–4 in F)
5024 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
(672 London, Rutland; 640 Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative; 608 Bristol; 576 Cambridge, Yorkshire; 129 changes of method; all the work)
Composed by N R Aspland
1 Michael C Hansford
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Lester J Yeo
4 P Wendy Campbell
5 Pauline Champion
6 Ian L C Campbell
7 David Hird
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Birthday compliments to Bill Ford and Ian Campbell.
4600th peal and 3000th as Conductor: 8
Ringing World page reference: 5472.0251

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Offwell, Devon
St Mary the Virgin
Friday, 19 February 2016 in 2h 35 (7–3–9 in A♭)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
(1-3) Carlisle, Northumberland, Whitley, Sandiacre, Wooler, Newcastle, Morpeth, Alnwick, Canterbury, Chester, Munden, London, Kelso, Lincoln, Coldstream, Cunecastre, Wells (4-7) Cambridge, Primrose, Ipswich, Norfolk, Bourne, Hull, York, Durham, Beverley, Berwick, Surfleet, Hexham, Norwich, Warkworth, Netherseale, Annable's London, Lightfoot, Rossendale, Wearmouth, Stamford, Westminster, Allendale, Bamborough, Bacup.
Composed by J S Warboys (SU0308, SU0403)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Pauline C Champion
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Robert D S Brown
5 Peter G C Ellis (C)
6 Ian R Fielding
With best wishes to the Absent Administrator, and hoping he is soon back to two or three a day.
Ringing World page reference: 5473.0275

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Cotleigh, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Friday, 19 February 2016 in 2h 30 (7½ in B♭)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (7m)
One extent each Morpeth, Lincoln, Sandiacre, Berwick, Norwich, Lightfoot, Cambridge. 29 com, atw, no 65's at backstroke.
Composed by P G C Ellis (No 1050)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Robert D S Brown
3 Pauline C Champion
4 Jill M Hansford
5 Peter G C Ellis (C)
6 Ian R Fielding
Ringing World page reference: 5473.0275

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Wolborough, Devon
St Mary
Saturday, 20 February 2016 in 2h 58 (15–3–27 in F)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by J W Holdsworth
1 Robert D S Brown
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Richard H Johnston
4 David Hird
5 Charles P Quartley
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Michael E C Mears
Rung as a compliment to Richard Johnston on the completion of 50 years of peal ringing. Richard's first was rung at Trowbridge on 12th February 1966; the ringer of the 5th was also in that peal.
Ringing World page reference: 5475.0322

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Mark
Sunday, 21 February 2016 in 43m (12–1–19 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Triples
Composed by Andrew Johnson
1 Oliver Bates
2 Sue Sturdy
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Lesley Tucker
5 Lester Yeo
6 Graham Tucker
7 James Kirkcaldy (C)
8 Rob Franklin
First on 8 on a working bell - 1.
Rung prior to Thoughts Service.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Dawlish, Devon
St Gregory the Great
Sunday, 21 February 2016 in 44m (12)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Fiona L Rock-Evans
2 Liz Wood
3 Nigel G Birt
4 Lynne P Hughes
5 John R Martin (C)
6 Charlotte A Boyce
First Surprise Minor - 2.
For Evensong; also to welcome Hannah Grace Rock-Evans, a grand-daughter for Fiona and George Rock-Evans and a daughter for Martin and Sarah.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Thursday, 25 February 2016 (17–1–10 in E♭)
5042 Spliced Surprise Maximus (3m)
(1682 Cambridge; 1680 Lincolnshire, Yorkshire; 22 changes of method; all the work)
Composed by D W Beard
1 Roger King
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Pauline Champion
4 Jennifer R Sparling
5 Clare J Griffiths
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Ian W Avery
8 David Hird
9 Richard Harrison
10 John R Martin
11 Thomas J Waterson
12 Michael E C Mears (C)
With best wishes to Alison Waterson and John Foster for speedy recoveries.
Ringing World page reference: 5473.0275

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Michael and All Angels, Pinhoe
Friday, 26 February 2016 in 2h 54 (10–0–19 in G♯)
5056 Ashtead Surprise Major
Composed by M A Coleman
1 Pauline Champion
2 Susan D Sparling
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Michael H Thompsett
6 Ian L C Campbell
7 Ian V J Smith
8 David Hird (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5473.0275

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Newton St Cyres, Devon
St Cyr and St Julitta
Saturday, 27 February 2016 in 2h 50 (13)
5024 Spliced Surprise Major (4 Methods)
[1408 Rutland; 1280 Yorkshire; 1216 Lincolnshire; 1120 Cambridge; 31 com; all the work]
Composed by R W Lee
1 Susan D Sparling
2 Jennifer R Sparling
3 Charlotte A Boyce
4 James Kirkcaldy
5 Pauline Champion
6 David Hird
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Thomas J Waterson
Rung as a birthday compliment to James (28th February).
600th peal as Conductor.
1/2
Ringing World page reference: 5476.0347

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Doddiscombsleigh, Devon
St Michael
Saturday, 27 February 2016 in 2h 50 (11)
5040 Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
[1 extent each Carlisle, Cunecastre, Berwick, London, Primrose, York, Westminster]
1 James Kirkcaldy
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Pauline Champion
5 John R Martin (C)
6 David Hird
2/2
Ringing World page reference: 5476.0347

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Monday, 29 February 2016 in 1h 38 (10lb 07oz)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(Durham, Surfleet, Ipswich, York, Beverley, Bourne, Cambridge)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Lester J Yeo
3 Robert D S Brown
4 David Hird
5 P Wendy Campbell
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5474.0297

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St David
Tuesday, 1 March 2016 in 2h 56 (12)
5088 Dewi Sant Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Ian W Avery
2 Timothy M Bayton
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Ian V J Smith
5 Charlotte A Boyce
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 John R Martin (C)
8 David Hird
Specially arranged and rung to celebrate the launch today of the fund raising Transformation project to repair the West end of the church.
Ringing World page reference: 5477.0372

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Huntsham, Devon
All Saints
Wednesday, 2 March 2016 (8–0–27 in A♭)
1260 3x Doubles
St Simon's, St Martin's & Plain Bob Doubles
1 Michael Hatchett
2 Richard Barker
3 Jenny Jones
4 Sheila Scofield (C)
5 Leslie Boyce
6 Mark Heritage

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 3 March 2016 in 2h 58 (15–0–4 in F)
5056 Cornwall Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 701)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Roger King
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Pauline Champion
5 Ian V J Smith
6 Michael H Tompsett
7 Michael C Hansford
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Birthday compliments to Jill Hansford and mark Regan (59 yesterday!!)
Ringing World page reference: 5474.0297

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Pinhoe, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 3 March 2016 (10–0–19 in G♯)
1280 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Derek Hawkins
2 Maureen Hawkins
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Sue Sturdy
5 Hilary Beresford
6 Janet Coles
7 Robert Franklin
8 Neil Deem (C)
First in method as conductor

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Stoke Canon, Devon
St Mary Magdalene
Saturday, 5 March 2016 in 2h 37 (9–3–19 in G)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
( (1-3) Carlisle, Wooler, Whitley, Newcastle, Chester, Northumberland, Morpeth, Sandiacre, Canterbury, Munden, Alnwick, London, Kelso, Lincoln, Coldstream, Cunecastre, Wells (4-7) Ipswich, Bourne, Cambridge, York, Durham, Hull, Primrose, Norfolk, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham, Surfleet, Norwich, Netherseale, Westminster, Allendale, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Lightfoot, Bamborough, Annable's London, Rossendale, Stamford, Bacup)
Composed by Composed by J S Warboys (SUO309; SUO 403)
1 Richard H Johnston
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Ian V J Smith
4 Pauline Champion
5 Robert D S Brown
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
With best wishes to Reg McKenzie for a speedy recovery.
The band would also like to associate the peal with John Foster, who organised it but was unable to ring following surgery.
Ringing World page reference: 5474.0297

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Holcombe Burnell, Devon
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 5 March 2016 in 2h 38 (11–0–27 in A♭)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (27m)
(384 Wells; 360 each Warkworth, Whitley, York; 336 London; 240 each Bacup, Carlisle, Norfolk, Primrose, Westminster; 120 each Allendale, Alnwick, Annable's London, Bamborough, Berwick, Beverley, Cambridge, Canterbury, Chester, Hexham, Ipswich, Morpeth, Munden, Netherseale, Newcastle, Northumberland, Rossendale. 50 changes of method; all the work)
Composed by P G C Ellis (No 1007)
1 David Hird
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Robert D S Brown
4 Ian V J Smith
5 Pauline Champion
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5474.0297

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Michael, Heavitree
Sunday, 6 March 2016 in 54m (25–3–2)
1280 Belfast Surprise Major
1 Tim Bayton (C)
2 Wendy Campbell
3 Charlotte Boyce
4 Lesley Tucker
5 Graham Tucker
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 Ian Campbell
8 Andrew Digby
Rung prior to Evensong on the 25th anniversary of the first peal of Belfast Surprise Major rung for the Guild of Devonshire Ringers by a band of resident members (at St Mark's, Exeter). 1000th quarter together: 2 and 5

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Cathedral Church of St Peter
Sunday, 6 March 2016 in 56m (28–0–4)
1280 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by Daniel Brady
1 Lesley Tucker
2 Wendy Campbell
3 Richard Johnston
4 Peter Bill
5 Michael Cannon
6 Ian Campbell
7 Oliver Coldrick
8 James Kirkcaldy (C)
Rung prior to Sung Eucharist on Mothering Sunday

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Petrock
Monday, 7 March 2016 in 39m (5–0–0 in B)
1272 Canterbury Surprise Minor
1 Wendy Campbell
2 Lesley Tucker
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Ian Campbell
5 Graham Tucker
6 James Kirkcaldy (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Tuesday, 8 March 2016 in 48m (15)
1282 Ulverscroft Surprise Royal
1 James Kirkcaldy
2 Susan M Sawyer
3 Lesley A Tucker
4 Graham P Tucker
5 P Wendy Campbell
6 Charlotte A Boyce
7 Richard H Johnston
8 John R Martin (C)
9 Hilary A Beresford
10 Nigel G Birt
Completes 2nd Surprise Royal alphabet - 2.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Highweek, Devon
All Saints
Tuesday, 8 March 2016 in 2h 40 (11–1–11 in F♯)
5056 Jonah Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 1430)
1 Philip Stevens
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Ian W Avery
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Roger King
6 Pauline Champion
7 Robert D S Brown
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Philip has now rung a peal in 57 consecutive years.
Ringing World page reference: 5475.0322

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 10 March 2016 in 3h 2 (15–0–4 in F)
5040 Buachaille Etive Mor Surprise Royal
Composed by D F Morrison (No 1467)
1 Roger King
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Ian W Avery
5 Richard H Johnston
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 Pauline Champion
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Michael E C Mears (C)
10 John R Martin
First peal in the method:
x30x14x50x16x70x38x12x1450.78.16x90. le12 (b)
Ringing World page reference: 5475.0322

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Woolston Green, Devon
Orchard End
Friday, 11 March 2016 in 35m
1264 Plain Bob Major
1–2 Peter Bill
3–4 David Hird
5–6 John P Horrocks (C)
7–8 Richard H Johnston

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Tavistock, Devon
St Eustachius
Saturday, 12 March 2016 in 3h 24 (24–0–5 in D)
5040 Moray Firth Surprise Royal
No 3895
Composed by Donald F Morrison
1 Lester J Yeo
2 Ian V J Smith
3 Michael H Tompsett
4 P Wendy Campbell
5 Peter L Bill
6 Pauline Champion
7 Timothy M Bayton
8 James Kirkcaldy (C)
9 Michael E C Mears
10 David Hird
Circled Tower to peals - 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5481.0497

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Sampford Spiney, Devon
St Mary
Saturday, 12 March 2016 in 2h 32 (5–3–19 in A)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (25m)
(1) London, Wells (2) Chester, Carlisle, Munden (3) Westminster, Allendale (4) Netherseale, Lightfoot, Wearmouth (5) Annable's London, Rossendale, Stamford (6) Beverley, Berwick, Surfleet, Durham, York, Hexham (7) Cambridge, Norfolk, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose, Bourne
1 Ian W Avery
2 Pauline Champion
3 Michael C Hansford
4 Timothy M Bayton
5 Ian V J Smith
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Birthday compliment to Geoff Sparling (number of methods is certainly not significant).
Ringing World page reference: 5475.0322

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Sunday, 13 March 2016 (17–1–10 in E♭)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Roger King
2 Clare Griffiths
3 Rachel Taylor
4 Sarah Chadburn
5 Charlotte Boyce
6 James Kirkcaldy (C)
7 Phillip Dunn
8 Stephen Taylor
9 Andrew Digby
10 Michael Mears
Rung, prior to Evensong, with the best wishes of the band to Janet Coles and Neil Deem on their forthcoming Wedding (19th March 2016).

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Tuesday, 15 March 2016 in 1h 50 (10lb 07oz)
5088 Vitznau Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 James Kirkcaldy
2 Lynne P Hughes
3 Lester J Yeo
4 P Wendy Campbell
5 David Hird
6 Robert D S Brown
7 Ian L C Campbell
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5476.0347

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Clyst St George, Devon
St George
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 (10–2–21 in A♭)
1260 Doubles (1p/5m)
60 Stedman, 240 Plain Bob, St Simons, St Martins, Reverse Canterbury, Grandsire
1 Maureen Hawkins
2 Janet Coles
3 David Wills
4 Graham Tucker
5 Neil Deem (C)
6 Derek Hawkins
Specially arranged to celebrate the forthcoming marriage of Janet Coles and Neil Deem.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Cornwood, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 17 March 2016 in 2h 44 (9–3–12 in F)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
(1-3) Carlisle, Wooler, Whitley, Newcastle, Chester, Northumberland, Morpeth, Sandiacre, Canterbury, Munden, Alnwick, London, Kelso, Lincoln, Coldstream, Cunecastre, Wells (4-7) Ipswich, Bourne, Cambridge, York, Durham, Hull, Primrose, Norfolk, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham, Surfleet, Norwich, Netherseale, Westminster, Allendale, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Lightfoot, Bamborough, Annable's London, Rossendale, Stamford, Bacup
Composed by J S Warboys (SUO 309; SUO403)
1 Michael C Hansford
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Ian V J Smith
4 Jill M Hansford
5 Robert D S Brown
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5476.0347

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Newton Abbot, Devon
St Leonard's Tower
Monday, 21 March 2016 in 2h 44 (7–3–10 in A♭)
5120 Glasgow Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Lester J Yeo
2 Peter L Bill
3 Charlotte A Boyce
4 Alison C Waterson
5 Susan D Sparling
6 John R Martin
7 Pauline McKenzie
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Peter's birthday treat (big day tomorrow)
Ringing World page reference: 5477.0370

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishopsteignton, Devon
Bishops-Ting-Tong
Monday, 21 March 2016 in 30m (10lbs)
1320 Pinchbeck South Fen Surprise Minor
1 Ian Avery
2 Sue Sawyer
3 Wendy Campbell
4 James Kirkcaldy
5 Lynne Hughes
6 Nigel Birt (C)
With the congratulations of the band to Pauline and Reg McKenzie on their recent marriage.
1st in method for all.
17th circle - 6

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishopsteignton, Devon
Bishops-Ting-Tong
Monday, 21 March 2016 in 30m (10lbs)
1320 Zouch Surprise Minor
1 Sue Sawyer
2 Lynne Hughes
3 James Kirkcaldy
4 Wendy Campbell
5 Ian Avery
6 Nigel Birt (C)
Rung in celebration of the foundation of the Guild of Devonshire Ringers
on this day in 1874.
1st in method - 2,3,5,6.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Tuesday, 22 March 2016 in 1h 48 (10lb 07oz)
5088 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 6662)
1 Philip Stevens
2 Robert D S Brown
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Nigel G Birt
5 John A Foster
6 Ian W Avery
7 Thomas J Waterson
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
A wedding compliment to Reg and Pauline McKenzie and to welcome John back to peal ringing.
Ringing World page reference: 5477.0370

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Sidmouth, Devon
St Nicholas and St Giles
Sunday, 27 March 2016 in 48m (18 cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Sue Tucker
2 Anne Bailey
3 Jeff J Bailey (C)
4 Ed Morris
5 Paul V M Parkes
6 Tom Clarke
For Easter

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Buckerell, Devon
SS Mary and Giles
Monday, 28 March 2016 in 2h 35 (8)
5040 Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
[1 extent each Morpeth, Lincoln, Sandiacre, Berwick, Lightfoot, Norwich, Cambridge]
1 Hilary A Beresford
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Richard H Johnston
4 David Hird
5 John R Martin (C)
6 Pauline McKenzie
Ringing World page reference: 5479.0417

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Mark
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 in 2h 57 (12)
5040 Xulon Surprise Royal
Composed by T F Collins
1 Ian V J Smith
2 Raymond Haines
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Pauline McKenzie
5 Susan D Sparling
6 Michael H Tompsett
7 Ian L C Campbell
8 Peter G Brown
9 Michale E C Mears
10 David Hird (C)
A birthday compliment to Peter Brown.
Ringing World page reference: 5477.0372

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishopsteignton, Devon
Bishops-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 in 1h 44 (10lb)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 Robert D S Brown
2 Ian W Avery
3 Charlotte A Boyce
4 John R Martin
5 Pauline McKenzie
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5477.0372

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 31 March 2016 in 3h 2 (15–0–4 in F)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by R W Lee
1 Alison C Waterson
2 Pauline McKenzie
3 Rebecca J Harrison
4 James Kirkcaldy
5 Ian W Avery
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Richard Harrison
8 David Hird
9 Thomas J Waterson (C)
10 Michael E C Mears
Birthday compliments to Jane Flaxington.
First on 10: 3 & as C.
Ringing World page reference: 5498.0921

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Tawstock, Devon
St Peter
Thursday, 31 March 2016 in 45m (16–3–20 in E)
1288 Little Bob Major
Composed by arr David Willis
1 Jan Hine
2 Tim Hine
3 Stephen Taylor
4 Michael Rose
5 John Barnes
6 Jenny Sparling
7 John Ross
8 David Willis (C)
First in the method, 5.
Rung by the St Brannock's Society

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Lyme Regis, Dorset
St Michael Archangel
Friday, 1 April 2016 in 2h 57 (10–3–18 in G)
5040 Matrimonial Delight Royal
Composed by Ian V J Smith
1 Josephine A Brown
2 Ann Smith
3 Lesley A Tucker
4 Graham P Tucker
5 Susan D Sparling
6 P Wendy Campbell
7 Ian L C Campbell
8 Geoffrey C Sparling
9 Peter G Brown
10 Ian V J Smith (C)
300th peal: 1. First peal in the method.
The first peal for the Guild by married couples, all of whom are resident Guild members - with 208 (x2!) married years between them.
Matrimonial D Royal: -30-14-50-16-70-38-14-10-5678-90 le 12 b.
Ringing World page reference: 5477.0372

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
South Petherton, Somerset
SS Peter and Paul
Saturday, 2 April 2016 in 3h 27 (22–3–15 in D)
5042 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by O. Austin
1 Ann Smith
2 Lynne P Hughes
3 Lesley A Tucker
4 Clare J Griffiths
5 Sarah E Chadburn
6 Charlotte A Boyce
7 P Wendy Campbell
8 Susan D Sparling
9 Jennifer R Sparling
10 Hilary A Beresford
11 Alison C Waterson
12 Pauline McKenzie (C)
First of Maximus: 3; first of Yorkshire Maximus: 5.
First 12-bell peal by a ladies' band of resident GDR members.
Ringing World page reference: 5478.0394

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Cullompton, Devon
St Andrew
Saturday, 2 April 2016 in 3h 24 (20)
5040 Halstead Surprise Royal
Composed by A J Cox
1 Jennifer R Sparling
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Charlotte A Boyce
5 Richard H Johnston
6 Pauline McKenzie
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Michael E C Mears
10 David Hird
Rung as birthday compliments to the Conductor (who learned to ring at Halstead) and also to John Foster (who didn't learn to ring there!).
Ringing World page reference: 5480.0441

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Cathedral Church of St Peter
Sunday, 3 April 2016 in 53m (28)
1280 Bristol Surprise Royal
1 Peter L Bill
2 Susan M Sawyer
3 Clare J Griffiths
4 P Wendy Campbell
5 Charlotte A Boyce
6 Richard H Johnston
7 John R Martin (C)
8 James Kirkcaldy
9 Oliver Coldrick
10 David Hird
Rung prior to Choral Eucharist.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Marston Bigot, Somerset
Pig-le-Tower
Tuesday, 5 April 2016 in 1h 53 (20lb)
5024 Yatesbury Manor Surprise Major
Composed by D W Beard
1 Brian V Mountjoy (C)
2 Susan A Haines
3 Raymond Haines
4 Michael E C Mears
5 Lester J Yeo
6 Stephen J Bateman
7 Charlotte A Boyce
8 David Hird
For Margaret, "Home Once More"
Ringing World page reference: 5478.0394

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Buckfast, Devon
Abbey Church of St Mary
Tuesday, 5 April 2016 in 56m (41–1–3 in C)
1259 Grandsire Caters
1 Josephine Brown
2 Margaret Smith
3 Wendy Campbell
4 Peter Brown
5 Roger King
6 Rob Franklin
7 Ian Smith (C)
8 Ian Avery
9 Ian Campbell
10 Peter Sawyer
Rung prior to Midday Mass.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Down St Mary, Devon
St Mary the Virgin
Wednesday, 6 April 2016 (7–3–16 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Colin N Wroth
2 Christine M Clarke
3 Sue Buckingham
4 Susan D Sparling
5 David G Wilford
6 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 7 April 2016 in 2h 35 (5–0–27)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
(Norwich, Newcastle, Cunecastre, Durham, Northumberland, Berwick, Rossendale, Norfolk, Stamford, Kelso, Ipswich, Lincoln, Chester, Wearmouth, Carlisle, Alnwick, Wooler, Whitley, Hull, Bamborough, Surfleet, Warkworth, Canterbury, Coldstream, Cambridge, Wells, Netherseale, Beverley, Munden, Lightfoot, Sandiacre, Annable's London, Hexham, Allendale, Bourne, London, Westminster, Morpeth, Primrose, Bacup, York)
Composed by J S Warboys (SUO 718)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Timothy M Bayton
3 Lynne P Hughes
4 Susan D Sparling
5 Pauline McKenzie
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5478.0394

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 7 April 2016 in 2h 51 (15–0–4 in F)
5024 Lessness Surprise Major
Composed by D G Lawson
1 John Hill
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Ian V J Smith
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Ian W Avery
6 Pauline McKenzie
7 James Kirkcaldy
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
With best wishes to Don Lawson, celebrating his 80th birthday on Friday 8th April. Also birthday compliment to Mervyn Way.
Ringing World page reference: 5478.0394

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Pinhoe, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 7 April 2016 in 44m (10–0–19 in G♯)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples
1 Maureen Hawkins
2 Roger King
3 Sue Sturdy
4 Sue Sawyer
5 Janet Deem
6 Robert Franklin
7 Neil Deem (C)
8 Derek Hawkins
1st quarter as Mrs Deem 5.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 in 52m (15)
1440 Trafalgar Delight Royal
Composed by J R Martin
1 Lesley Tucker
2 Hilary A Beresford
3 Susan M Sawyer
4 P Wendy Campbell
5 Graham Tucker
6 Nigel G Birt
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Charlotte A Boyce
9 James Kirkcaldy
10 David Hird

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 14 April 2016 in 2h 58 (15–0–4 in F)
5152 Fluorspar Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1 Ian W Avery
2 Pauline McKenzie
3 Alison C Waterson
4 James Kirkcaldy
5 Roger King
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Michael C Hansford
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5479.0417

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Dowlish Wake, Somerset
St Andrew
Saturday, 16 April 2016 in 2h 41 (8)
5056 Yelling Delight Major
Composed by R Baldwin
1 Michael H Tompsett
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Richard H Johnston
4 Peter G Brown
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Ian V J Smith
7 John R Martin (C)
8 David Hird
The first peal of Delight on the bells.
Ringing World page reference: 5482.0521

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bob's Campanile
Tuesday, 19 April 2016 in 1h 56 (10lb)
5184 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by John R Ridley
1 John A Foster
2 Paul J Pascoe
3 Robert D S Brown
4 Charlotte A Boyce
5 Peter L Bill
6 John R Martin
7 Michael E C Mears
8 Lester J Yeo (C)
Remembering Joan Clarke, whose memorial service was today.
First as conductor
Ringing World page reference: 5481.0497

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 in 2h 55 (15–0–4 in F)
5024 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
(672 London, Rutland; 640 Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative; 608 Bristol; 576 Cambridge, Yorkshire; 129 changes of method; all the work)
Composed by N R Aspland
1 Graham P Tucker
2 Ian L C Campbell
3 Pauline McKenzie
4 P Wendy Campbell
5 Ian V J Smith
6 Michael H Tompsett
7 David Hird
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
With best wishes to Lis Bowden, celebrating her 80th birthday today.
Ringing World page reference: 5480.0441

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Dunkeswell, Devon
St Nicholas
Thursday, 21 April 2016 in 45m (6–1–24 in A)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Sue Barrance
2 Charles Boyce
3 Lisa Clarke (C)
4 Brenda Coley
5 Rod Ellway
6 Laurence Clarke
1st QP (6), 1st in method (2).
A 90th Birthday compliment to HM Queen Elizabeth II.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Churchstanton, Somerset
SS Peter and Paul
Thursday, 21 April 2016 in 2h 48 (11–2–27 in F)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (18m)
(1) London, Wells (2) Westminster, Allendale (3,4) Annable's London, Norwich (5) York, Durham (6) Surfleet, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham (7) Cambridge, Norfolk, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose Bourne
1 Ian W Avery
2 Robert D S Brown
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Ian V J Smith
5 Michael C Hansford
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
A 90th birthday compliment to HM Queen Elizabeth II
Ringing World page reference: 5485.0595

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Sowton, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Friday, 22 April 2016 in 2h 44 (9–1–25 in G)
5024 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by P J Flavell
1 James Kirkcaldy
2 Ian L C Campbell
3 Peter G Brown
4 Ian V J Smith
5 P Wendy Campbell
6 Richard H Johnston
7 Michael E C Mears
8 David Hird (C)
Rung to celebrate the 90th birthday of Her Majesty the Queen.
Ringing World page reference: 5485.0595

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Lyme Regis, Dorset
St Michael Archangel
Friday, 22 April 2016 in 44m (10–3–18 in G)
1282 Lincolnshire Surprise Royal
1 Linda Nicholson
2 Lin Horrocks
3 Thomas R Garrett
4 Susan M Carter
5 John R Martin
6 Charlotte A Boyce
7 Richard H Johnston
8 Christopher J Pickford
9 David Hird
10 John P Horrocks (C)
First in the method 2,4
Rung to celebrate the 90th birthday of Her Majesty the Queen

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Plymouth, Devon
St Budeaux
Saturday, 23 April 2016 in 46m
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Billy E Moore
2 Clare L Stagg
3 Trevor C F Vercoe
4 Christopher H Wardle
5 Alena J Wardle (C)
6 Peter F Sparkes
For St Georges Day.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Payhembury, Devon
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 23 April 2016 in 44m (15–3–22 in E)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 David Barrance
2 Lin Horrocks
3 Linda Nicholson
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Andrew Digby
6 John P Horrocks (C)
Rung for St George's day as part of the Ringing for England rolling ring in East Devon.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Feniton, Devon
St Andrew
Saturday, 23 April 2016 in 44m (9 in G)
1260 Doubles (4m)
240 Dragon Place, 540 Reverse Canterbury, 240 St Nicholas, 240 Winchendon Place
1 Maureen Davey
2 Lisa Clarke (C)
3 Janet Ritterman
4 Delie Perry
5 Anne Bailey
6 Trevor Hitchcock
Rung to celebrate St George's Day as part of the Ringing for England Rolling Ring in East Devon.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Clyst St George, Devon
St George
Saturday, 23 April 2016 in 43m (10–2–21 in A♭)
1320 Netherseale Surprise Minor
1 Jo Brown
2 Richard Johnston
3 Charlotte Boyce
4 Peter Brown
5 David Hird
6 James Kirkcaldy (C)
Rung for St George's Day and as 20th Birthday Compliment to Laurie Kirkcaldy.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Tiverton, Devon
St Peter
Sunday, 24 April 2016 in 45m (25–2–18 in D)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Glenis Morgan
2 Jenny Jones
3 Richard Barker
4 Sheila Scofield (C)
5 Mark Heritage
6 David Graham
For the Scouts St George's Parade & Service

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Stoke Damerel, Devon
St Andrew
Sunday, 24 April 2016 in 42m (4–2–12 in D)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Billy Moore
2 Robyn D F Owen
3 Katy E E Owen
4 Paul Jones
5 John C Mitchelmore
6 Matthew W Thewsey
7 Fergus M S Stracey (C)
8 John F Steere
1st of Triples - 1
For the 400th Anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Plymouth, Devon
Minster Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 24 April 2016 in 50m (30–3–6 in C)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1 Hannah E F Wedge
2 Christine Harris
3 Clare L Stagg
4 Josephine A K Maddick
5 Alena J Wardle
6 Christopher H Wardle
7 Matthew W Thewsey
8 Fergus M S Stracey (C)
1st on 8 - 1
To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Plymouth Blitz

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Plymouth, Devon
Emmanuel, Compton Gifford
Sunday, 24 April 2016 in 51m (19–3–14 in E♭)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Clare L Stagg
2 Josephine A K Maddick
3 Matthew W Thewsey
4 Christopher H Wardle
5 Alena J Wardle
6 Fergus M S Stracey (C)
Rung on the back 6 after meeting short for Triples and with thanks to Trevor Smith for standing down.
To celebrate the 90th birthday of H M Queen Elizabeth II

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Wolborough, Devon
St Mary
Monday, 25 April 2016 in 3h 3 (16)
5152 Wolborough Delight Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Charlotte A Boyce
2 Lynne P Hughes
3 Ian V J Smith
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Martin G Mansley
6 John R Martin (C)
7 Fergus M S Stracey
8 Michael E C Mears
First peal in the method.
-38-14-12-18-14-1238.56.14.56.78 le 12 (b)
Rung to welcome the Revd Patrick Parkes as Priest-in-Charge at Wolborough.
Ringing World page reference: 5483.0545

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Mark
Monday, 25 April 2016 in 2h 58 (12–1–19 in F♯)
5040 Little Bob Royal
Composed by D G Hull
1 James Kirkcaldy
2 Wendy Gill
3 Clare J Griffiths
4 Peter L Bill
5 Roger King
6 Ian L C Campbell
7 P Wendy Campbell
8 Timothy M Bayton
9 David Hird
10 Matthew J Hilling (C)
First of Royal: 2.
For patronal festival.
Ringing World page reference: 5481.0497

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bishopsteignton, Devon
Bishops-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 26 April 2016 in 1h 42 (10 lb)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(London, Carlisle, Westminster, Norwich, Norfolk, Bourne, Beverley)
1 Ian W Avery
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Nigel G Birt
4 John A Foster
5 David Hird
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5481.0497

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Thursday, 28 April 2016 in 3h 24 (17–1–10 in E♭)
5040 Avon Delight Maximus
Composed by D G Hull
1 Alison C Waterson
2 Pauline McKenzie
3 Jennifer R Sparling
4 Lester J Yeo
5 Peter L Bill
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Timothy M Payne
8 John R Martin
9 Thomas J Waterson
10 Richard Harrison
11 David Hird
12 Michael E C Mears (C)
First Avon: 5,10.
Ringing World page reference: 5481.0497

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 28 April 2016 in 2h 35 (5–0–27)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
(1-3) Carlisle, Wooler, Whitley, Newcastle, Chester, Northumberland, Morpeth, Sandiacre, Canterbury, Munden, Alnwick, London, Kelso, Lincoln, Coldstream, Cunecastre, Wells (4-7) Ipswich, Bourne, Cambridge, York, Durham, Hull, Primrose, Norfolk, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham, Surfleet, Norwich, Netherseale, Westminster, Allendale, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Lightfoot, Bamborough, Annable's London, Rossendale, Stamford, Bacup
Composed by J S Warboys (SUO309 & SUO 403)
1 Michael C Hansford
2 Pauline McKenzie
3 Michael H Tompsett
4 Ian V J Smith
5 Jill M Hansford
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5481.0497

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Luppitt, Devon
St Mary
Thursday, 28 April 2016 in 44m (10–3–21 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Barbara Thorne
2 Brenda Coley
3 Lisa Clarke (C)
4 Arthur Sage
5 John Thorne
6 Laurence Clarke
1st QP (1).
Rung in recognition of David Garrod's service to Dunkeswell tower as Captain of the bells, 2010-2016.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
St Michael
Friday, 29 April 2016 (16–3–11 in F)
1280 Yew Surprise Major
1 Sue Sawyer
2 Tim Bayton
3 Ian Avery
4 Lynne Hughes
5 Charlotte Boyce
6 John Martin
7 James Kirkcaldy
8 Nigel Birt (C)
Completes 3rd S. Major alphabet - 8

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Mynyddislwyn, Caerphilly
St Tudor
Saturday, 30 April 2016 in 46m (12–1–04)
1250 Yarnbury Castle Surprise Major
1 Lesley Tucker
2 Charlotte Boyce
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Wendy Campbell
5 Graham Tucker
6 John Martin
7 Ian Campbell
8 David Hird (C)
Completes the 10th S Major alphabet to quarters 3.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Michaelston-y-Fedw, Newport
St Michael
Saturday, 30 April 2016 in 45m (7–3–00)
1280 Michaelston-y-Fedw Surprise Major
1 Ian Campbell
2 Sue Sawyer
3 Lesley Tucker
4 Graham Tucker
5 Wendy Campbell
6 Charlotte Boyce
7 David Hird
8 John Martin (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Machen, Newport
St Michael
Saturday, 30 April 2016 in 46m (12–0–00)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
1 David Hird
2 Wendy Campbell
3 Lesley Tucker
4 Sue Sawyer
5 John Martin
6 Graham Tucker
7 Charlotte Boyce
8 Ian Campbell (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
64 Mount Pleasant Road
Saturday, 30 April 2016 in 2h 27 (15 C)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (1947)
1–2 Andrew P Digby
3–4 Oliver Coldrick
5–6 Timothy M Bayton (C)
7–8 Lynne P Hughes
1st in hand: 3-4
Ringing World page reference: 5482.0523

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Caerleon, Newport
St Cadoc
Saturday, 30 April 2016 in 43m (8–1–21)
1280 Usk Castle Surprise Major
1 John Martin
2 Lesley Tucker
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Ian Campbell
5 Wendy Campbell
6 Charlotte Boyce
7 David Hird
8 Graham Tucker (C)
Completes the 3rd S Major alphabet to quarters 5.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bassaleg, Newport
St Basil
Saturday, 30 April 2016 in 49m (14–1–17)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8 M)
Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, London, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative, Yorkshire
1 Graham Tucker
2 Charlotte Boyce
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Lesley Tucker
5 Wendy Campbell
6 John Martin (C)
7 Ian Campbell
8 David Hird

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Lyme Regis, Dorset
St Michael the Archangel
Monday, 2 May 2016 in 2h 54 (11)
5040 Albanian Surprise Royal
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Peter G Brown
2 Jennifer R Sparling
3 Ian V J Smith
4 Josephine A Brown
5 Charlotte A Boyce
6 Susan D Sparling
7 Alison C Waterson
8 James Kirkcaldy
9 John R Martin (C)
10 Michael E C Mears
Rung as a birthday compliment to Princess Charlotte on her first birthday.
Ringing World page reference: 5487.0649

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Pinhoe, St Michael and All Angels
Tuesday, 3 May 2016 in 44m (10)
1296 Surprise Minor (2 Methods)
[720 Morpeth; 576 Lightfoot]
1 Lesley Tucker
2 Sarah E Chadburn
3 Graham Tucker
4 Charlotte A Boyce
5 John R Martin (C)
6 David Hird

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Tuesday, 3 May 2016 in 28m (10lbs)
1250 Superlative Surprise Major
1 Wendy Campbell
2 Ian Avery
3 James Kirkcaldy
4 Sue Sawyer
5 Robert Brown
6 Lynne Hughes
7 Ian Campbell
8 Nigel Birt (C)
25th quarter on the bells - 8

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Tuesday, 3 May 2016 in 31m (10lbs)
1280 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Ian Avery
2 James Kirkcaldy
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Ian Campbell
5 Wendy Campbell
6 Nigel Birt
7 Lynne Hughes
8 Robert Brown (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Thursday, 5 May 2016 in 46m (17–1–10 in E♭)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 David Wills
2 Maureen Hawkins
3 Sue Sawyer
4 Sue Sturdy
5 Derek Hawkins
6 Neil Deem
7 Robert Franklin
8 Janet Deem (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Wheatcroft, Payhembury, Devon
Thursday, 5 May 2016 in 39m (13 in E♭)
1312 Kent Treble Bob Major
1–2 Peter Bill
3–4 Lynne Hughes
5–6 John Horrocks (C)
7–8 David Hird
First on the refurbished bells

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 5 May 2016 in 2h 33 (5–0–27)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (21)
(Warkworth, Carlisle, London, Berwick, Morpeth, Bacup, Cunecastre, Primrose, Westminster, York, Lightfoot, Whitley, Cambridge, Chester, Northumberland, Hexham, Norfolk, Allendale, Netherseale, Ipswich, Munden)
Composed by P G C Ellis (1006)
1 Sue Buckingham
2 John A Foster
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Susan D Sparling
5 Timothy M Bayton
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5482.0521

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Feniton, Devon
St Andrew
Saturday, 7 May 2016 in 2h 29 (9 in G)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (14m)
(Cambridge, Norfolk, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose, Bourne, Cunecastre, Carlisle, Chester, Westminster, Durham, York, Munden, Allendale)
Composed by P G C Ellis (No 17)
1 David G Wilford
2 Richard H Johnston
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Robert D S Brown
5 Alison C Waterson
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5482.0521

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Sunday, 8 May 2016 in 51m (17–1–10 in E♭)
1282 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
1 Lester Yeo
2 Sue Sawyer
3 Clare Griffiths
4 Andrew Digby
5 Wendy Campbell
6 Roger King
7 Ian Campbell
8 James Kirkcaldy (C)
9 Peter Brown
10 Oliver Coldrick
Rung prior to the Healing Service.
Rung in memory of Brian Horrell a former ringer at this tower.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 in 45m (15)
1282 Quinquaginta Surprise Royal
1 Hilary A Beresford
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Susan M Sawyer
4 Lesley Tucker
5 John R Martin (C)
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 Roger King
8 Nigel G Birt
9 Graham Tucker
10 David Hird
Rung in memory of Brian Horrell a former ringer at Withycombe Raleigh.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 in 1h 46 (10 lb)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
(1-3) Carlisle, Wooler, Whitley, Newcastle, Chester, Northumberland, Morpeth, Sandiacre, Canterbury, Munden, Alnwick, London, Kelso, Lincoln, Coldstream, Wells, Cunecastre (4-7) Ipswich, Bourne, Cambridge, York, Durham, Hull, Primrose, Norfolk, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham, Surfleet, Norwich, Netherseale, Westminster, Allendale, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Lightfoot, Bamborough, Annable's London, Rossendale, Stamford, Bacup
Composed by J S Warboys (SUO 309; SUO403)
1 Ian W Avery
2 Paul J Pascoe
3 Lynne P Hughes
4 Robert D S Brown
5 Pauline McKenzie
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5483.0545

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 (15–0–4 in F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Colin N Wroth
2 Sue Buckingham
3 Christine M Clarke
4 Susan D Sparling
5 Graham Tucker
6 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Cruwys Morchard, Devon
Holy Cross
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 (12–0–24 in F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Colin N Wroth
2 Christine M Clarke
3 Sue Buckingham
4 Susan D Sparling
5 Geoffrey C Sparling (C)
6 David J Garton

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Thursday, 12 May 2016 in 3h 23 (17–1–10 in E♭)
5120 Sliced Surprise Maximus (5m)
(1248 Cambridge; 1104 Lincolnshire, Yorkshire; 1056 Bristol; 608 Littleport Little; 33 changes of method; all the work)
Composed by P W J Sheppard
1 P Wendy Campbell
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Lester J Yeo
5 Clare J Griffiths
6 Timothy M Bayton
7 Ian V J Smith
8 James Kirkcaldy
9 John A Foster
10 David Hird
11 John R Martin
12 Michael E C Mears (C)
In memory of Brain Horrell.
Ringing World page reference: 5483.0545

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Tiverton, Devon
St Peter
Saturday, 14 May 2016 in 3h 23 (26)
5152 Staffordshire Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1 Alison C Waterson
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Timothy M Bayton
4 James Kirkcaldy
5 Timothy M Payne
6 Richard Harrison
7 John R Martin (C)
8 Thomas J Waterson
Rung as a birthday compliment to Peter Beresford, one time resident of Staffordshire.
Ringing World page reference: 5488.0681

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Wednesday, 18 May 2016 in 1h 46 (0–0–10)
5040 Minor (7m)
1 extent each St Clements, Ipswich, Bourne, Beverley, Surfleet, Cambridge, Plain Bob.
1 Nigel G Birt
2 Ian W Avery
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Ian L C Campbell
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 David Hird (C)
200th peal on the bells.
Ringing World page reference: 5484.0569

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
East Budleigh, Devon
All Saints
Friday, 20 May 2016 in 47m (10–0–16 in A♭)
1288 Middlesex Triples
1 Roger King
2 Janet Deem
3 Maureen Hawkins
4 David Wills
5 John Foster
6 Donald Carter
7 Neil Deem (C)
8 Peter Horrell
Rung half muffled prior to the Thanksgiving service and internment of ashes of Brian Horrell (father of 8). Rung by members of Withycombe Raleigh and the
Thursday band. The new tenor at East Budleigh was given by Brian and Anne Horrell.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Broadclyst, Devon
St John the Baptist
Sunday, 22 May 2016 in 50m (20–0–25 in E♭)
1280 Kakorrhaphiophobia Surprise Major
Composed by Richard I Allton
1 Graham Tucker
2 Lesley Tucker
3 Wendy Campbell
4 Lester Yeo
5 James Kirkcaldy (C)
6 Ian Campbell
7 Oliver Coldrick
8 David Hird
Rung prior to Choral Evensong raising money for the Church Heating Appeal.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Mark
Friday, 27 May 2016 in 2h 46 (12–1–19 in F♯)
5056 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by I V J Smith
1 John Hill
2 Sue Buckingham
3 Michael H Tompsett
4 Roger King
5 Susan D Sparling
6 Richard H Johnston
7 Ian V J Smith (C)
8 David Hird
Birthday compliment to David Hird.
Ringing World page reference: 5485.0599

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Dawlish, Devon
17 East Cliff Road
Friday, 27 May 2016 in 2h 25 (15 C)
5088 Uxbridge Surprise Major
Composed by G A C John
1–2 Andrew P Digby
3–4 Susan D Sparling
5–6 Timothy M Bayton (C)
7–8 Lynne P Hughes
Ringing World page reference: 5486.0627

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Huntsham, Devon
All Saints
Wednesday, 1 June 2016 (8–0–27 in A♭)
1320 Doubles
Reverse Canterbury Pleasure Place Doubles
1 Michael Hatchett (C)
2 Mandy Burnett
3 Sheila Scofield
4 Richard Barker
5 Mark Heritage
6 Leslie Boyce
2. !st QP in the method

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Thursday, 2 June 2016 in 3h 17 (17–1–10 in E♭)
5042 Pudsey Surprise Maximus
Composed by Peter Border
1 Ian W Avery
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Timothy M Bayton
4 Lester J Yeo
5 Susan D Sparling
6 Peter L Bill
7 John A Foster
8 James Kirkcaldy
9 Richard Harrison
10 Ian V J Smith (C)
11 Thomas J Waterson
12 David Hird
Ringing World page reference: 5486.0625

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Topsham, Devon
St Margaret
Thursday, 2 June 2016 in 40m (10–0–23 in F♯)
1260 Doubles (2 Methods)
600 plain bob, 660 Grandsire
1 Matthew Pym
2 Richard Winnall
3 Keith Copestake
4 Janet Deem
5 Neil Deem (C)
6 Harry Fowler
Rung in memory of Ken and Mary Buckingham who rang at this tower for many years. Also to commemorate Mary's 100th birthday which she celebrated in May before sadly passing away a few days later. First for 22 years (3).

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter
9 Rose Duryard
Thursday, 2 June 2016 in 39m (13 in E♭)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1–2 Peter Bill
3–4 Lynne Hughes
5–6 John Horrocks (C)
7–8 David Hird
First of surprise major in hand, 1-2

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Plymouth, Devon
Minster Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 5 June 2016 in 49m
1260 Doubles (2m)
1 Karla Gangadaran
2 Clare L Stagg
3 David J Crocker
4 Matthew W Thewsey
5 Fergus M S Stracey (C)
6 Billy E Moore
1st Quarter - 1
To commermorate the 100th Anniversary of The Battle of Jutland

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Okehampton, Devon
5 Moorcroft Close
Sunday, 5 June 2016 in 45m (15 C)
1264 Plain Bob Major
1–2 Ian Campbell
3–4 Oliver Coldrick
5–6 Tim Bayton (C)
7–8 Oliver Bates
1st in hand: 7-8. Rung during the annual handbell afternoon of the Guild of Devonshire Ringers.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Okehampton, Devon
5 Moorcroft Close
Sunday, 5 June 2016 in 46m (15 C)
1440 Kent Treble Bob Royal
1–2 Andrew Digby
3–4 Oliver Coldrick
5–6 Tim Bayton (C)
7–8 Lynne Hughes
9–10 Ian Campbell
Rung during the annual handbell day of the Guild of Devonshire Ringers.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Okehampton, Devon
5 Moorcroft Close
Sunday, 5 June 2016 (15 C)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1–2 Oliver Bates
3–4 Alice Holden
5–6 Peter Felton (C)
1st of Minor in hand: 1-2. Rung during the annual handbell day of the Guild of Devonshire Ringers.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Okehampton, Devon
5 Moorcroft Close
Sunday, 5 June 2016 in 43m (15 C)
1312 Kent Treble Bob Major
1–2 Alice Holden
3–4 Lynne Hughes
5–6 John Horrocks (C)
7–8 Barrie Hendry
Rung during the annual handbell day of the Guild of Devonshire Ringers.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 7 June 2016 in 28m (10lbs)
1320 Dunedin Delight Minor
1 James Kirkcaldy
2 Sue Sawyer
3 Donald Carter
4 Paul Pascoe
5 Graham Tucker
6 Nigel Birt (C)
Birthday compliments to Charlotte Kelley.
1,400th quarter in Devon - 3

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 7 June 2016 in 26m (10lbs)
1320 Pevensey Delight Minor
1 Nigel Birt
2 Graham Tucker
3 Paul Pascoe
4 Sue Sawyer
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Donald Carter (C)
18th circle - 1

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bob's Campanile
Tuesday, 7 June 2016 in 1h 49 (10lb 7oz in F♯)
5120 Quicklime Surprise Major
Composed by D W Beard, arr. B V Mountjoy
1 John A Foster
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Peter L Bill
4 Lester J Yeo
5 Michael E C Mears
6 Robert D S Brown
7 David Hird
8 Brian V Mountjoy (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5487.0649

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 9 June 2016 in 2h 39 (5–0–27)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (27m)
(384 Wells; 360 Warkworth, Whitley, York; 336 London; 240 Bacup, Carlisle, Norfolk, Primrose, Westminster; 120 Allendale, Alnwick, Annable's London, Bamborough, Berwick, Beverley, Cambridge, Canterbury, Chester, Hexham, Ipswich, Morpeth, Munden, Netherseale, Newcastle, Northumberland, Rossendale; 50 com; atw)
Composed by P G C Ellis (No 1007)
1 Michael C Hansford
2 Pauline McKenzie
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Ian V J Smith
5 John A Foster
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5487.0649

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 9 June 2016 in 2h 55 (15–0–4 in F)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by P M Mason (No 71)
1 James Kirkcaldy
2 Ruth Curtis
3 Ian W Avery
4 Jill M Hansford
5 Alison C Waterson
6 John Hill
7 Michael C Hansford
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Michael E C Mears (C)
10 Paul F Curtis
Ringing World page reference: 5487.0649

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Pinhoe, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 9 June 2016 in 46m (10–0–19 in G♯)
1250 Superlative Surprise Major
1 Janet Deem
2 Maureen Hawkins
3 Hilary Beresford
4 Sue Sturdy
5 Richard Shere
6 Derek Hawkins
7 Rob Franklin
8 Neil Deem (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Christow, Devon
St James
Friday, 10 June 2016 in 2h 43 (11–2–20 in F♯)
5056 Cornwall Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 4779)
1 Graham P Tucker
2 Timothy M Bayton
3 Matthew J Hilling
4 Ruth Curtis
5 Pauline McKenzie
6 David Hird
7 Paul F Curtis
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
90th birthday compliment to HM Queen Elizabeth II and 95th birthday compliment to HRH the Duke of Edinburgh
Ringing World page reference: 5488.0683

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
Cathedral Church of St Peter
Saturday, 11 June 2016 in 4h 24 (72)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Maximus
Composed by D F Morrison (no 2991)
1 Alison C Waterson
2 Ruth Curtis
3 Pauline McKenzie
4 Timothy M Bayton
5 Charlotte A Boyce
6 David Hird
7 Ian V J Smith
8 John R Martin (C)
9 Richard Harrison
10 Paul F Curtis
11 Thomas J Waterson
12 Michael E C Mears
Rung in Celebration of the 90th Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, on her Official Birthday.
Ringing World page reference: 5494.0827

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Woodbury, Devon
St Swithun
Sunday, 12 June 2016 in 44m (12)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Oliver Coldrick (C)
2 AWJ Appleton
3 Richard Winnall
4 David A Wills
5 Roger King
6 John PH Fisher
Rung to celebrate the official 90th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
First quarter peal: 6

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Plymouth, Devon
St Budeaux
Sunday, 12 June 2016 in 44m (12–0–25 in F♯)
1260 Doubles
3m
1 Billy E Moore
2 Clare L Stagg
3 Matthew W Thewsey
4 Harry J Andrews
5 Fergus M S Stracey (C)
6 Peter Sparkes
90th Birthday compliment to HM Queen Elizabeth II

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Heavitree, devon
St Michael and All Angels
Sunday, 12 June 2016 in 49m (25cwt)
1260 Pl Bob Minor
1 Richard Johnson
2 Susan Illing
3 Stephanie Hills
4 Adrian Rowland
5 Ian Campbell
6 Michael Cannon (C)
7 Robert Franklin
Rung as a 90th birthday compliment to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth 11 and as a 95th birthday compliment to HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Dawlish, Devon
St Gregory
Sunday, 12 June 2016
Call Changes
Variations on Queens
1 Fiona Rock-Evans
2 Jenny Clark
3 Mo Hawkins
4 Maria Hiscoe
5 Lynne Hughes (C)
6 Derek Hawkins
At lunchtime as part of the nation's ringing for the Queen's official birthday.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Uplowman, Devon
St Peter
Monday, 13 June 2016 in 2h 40 (8)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
[720 each Annable's London, Cambridge, Ipswich, London, Norfolk, Norwich, York]
Composed by Arr T Arkless from P G C Ellis
1 Richard H Johnston
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Nicola J Turner
4 Colin M Turner
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 John R Martin (C)
300th Devon tower for a peal - 3.
Ringing World page reference: 5491.0755

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Silverton, Devon
St Mary
Monday, 13 June 2016 in 2h 52 (16–0–11 in F)
5056 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by A J Cox
1 John A Foster
2 Ruth Curtis
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Ian V J Smith
5 Michael C Hansford
6 Paul F Curtis
7 Michael E C Mears (C)
8 Pauline McKenzie
For the 90th birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II
Ringing World page reference: 5488.0683

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
St Michael
Monday, 13 June 2016 in 2h 53 (16–3–11 in F)
5184 Xeranthemum Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 7273)
1 Ruth Curtis
2 Timothy M Bayton
3 Lynne P Hughes
4 Pauline McKenzie
5 Susan D Sparling
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Paul F Curtis
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
For the 90th birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II
Ringing World page reference: 5488.0683

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 14 June 2016 in 1h 38 (10lb)
5040 Beverley Surprise Minor
1 Paul J Pascoe
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Ian W Avery
4 Pauline McKenzie
5 John A Foster
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5488.0681

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 16 June 2016 in 2h 56 (15–0–4 in F)
5056 Walkerville Surprise Major
Composed by D W Beard; arr B V Mountjoy
1 Pauline McKenzie
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Roger King
4 Michael C Hansford
5 Ian W Avery
6 Ian V J Smith
7 James Kirkcaldy
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5488.0681

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Pinhoe, Devon
St Michael and All Angels
Thursday, 16 June 2016 in 44m (10–0–19 in G♯)
1250 Rutland Surprise Major
1 Graham Tucker
2 Hilary Beresford
3 Sue Sturdy
4 Sue Sawyer
5 Janet Deem
6 Robert Franklin
7 Neil Deem
8 Nigel Birt (C)
First in method as conductor

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Tiverton, Devon
St Peter
Sunday, 19 June 2016 in 47m (25–2–18 in D)
1320 Winchendon Place Doubles
1 Jenny Jones
2 Richard Barker
3 Mark Heritage (C)
4 Sheila Scofield (C)
5 Lesley Boyce (C)
6 Mandy Burnett
First in method: 3

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Plymouth, Devon
Minster Church of St Andrew
Sunday, 19 June 2016 (30–3–6 in C)
1260 Stedman Triples
1 Christine Harris
2 E Anne Body
3 Clare L Stagg
4 David J Crocker
5 Alena J Wardle
6 Matthew W Thewsey
7 Fergus M S Stracey (C)
8 Christopher H Wardle
1st in method - 6
60th birthday compliment to Christine Harris

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bobs Campanile
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 in 1h 56 (10lb 7oz in F♯)
5056 Gdr Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Robert D S Brown
2 James Kirkcaldy
3 Michael E C Mears
4 John R Martin
5 Peter J Sawyer
6 Charlotte A Boyce
7 Lester J Yeo
8 Paul J Pascoe (C)
First Peal in the method;
GDR S Major
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Ringing World page reference: 5489.0705

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 in 1h 43 (10 lb)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
(York, Ipswich, Durham, Bourne, Surfleet, Cambridge, Beverley)
1 Robert D S Brown
2 Ian W Avery
3 Michael E C Mears
4 Graham P Tucker
5 David Hird
6 Nigel G Birt (C)
Remembering Jeff Birt, father of the Conductor, who passed away 10 years ago today.
Ringing World page reference: 5489.0705

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 23 June 2016 in 2h 32 (5–0–27)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
(Norwich, Newcastle, Cunecastre, Durham, Northumberland, Berwick, Rossendale, Norfolk, Stamford, Kelso, Ipswich, Lincoln, Chester, Wearmouth, Carlisle, Alnwick, Wooler, Whitley, Hull, Bamborough, Surfleet, Warkworth, Canterbury, Coldstream, Cambridge, Wells, Netherseale, Beverley, Munden, Lightfoot, Sandiacre, Annable's London, Hexham, Allendale, Bourne, London, Westminster, Morpeth, Primrose, Bacup, York)
Composed by J S Warboys (SUO 718)
1 Graham P Tucker
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Pauline McKenzie
4 Jill M Hansford
5 Ian V J Smith
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5489.0705

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 23 June 2016 in 2h 53 (15–0–4 in F)
5088 Malham Delight Major
Composed by A G Reading
1 Ian W Avery
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Timothy M Bayton
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Pauline McKenzie
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5489.0705

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Dawlish, Devon
17 East Cliff Road
Thursday, 23 June 2016 in 36m (15 in C)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1–2 Peter Bill
3–4 Lynne Hughes
5–6 John Horrocks (C)
First of surprise minor, 1-2

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Exeter, Devon
St Mark
Friday, 24 June 2016 in 2h 54 (12)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by D F Morrison
1 Susan D Sparling
2 Jo Brown
3 Susan Buckingham
4 Michael H Thompsett
5 John Hill
6 Richard H Johnston
7 Peter G Brown
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Michael E C Mears
10 David Hird (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5489.0705

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Monday, 27 June 2016 in 2h 58 (15)
5040 Mansley Combe Surprise Royal
Composed by D F Morrison (No 1467)
1 Philip Stevens
2 Susan D Sparling
3 Ian V J Smith
4 Charlotte A Boyce
5 Ian W Avery
6 John R Martin (C)
7 Martin G Mansley
8 James Kirkcaldy
9 Michael E C Mears
10 David Hird
First peal in the method.
Mansley Combe Surprise Royal
x30x14x50x16x70x38x14x1450x3678x90, lh 12(b)
Rung as a 65th birthday compliment to the ringer of the 7th.
Ringing World page reference: 5492.0778

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 in 1h 39 (10lb)
5040 Surprise Minor (9m)
( (1) Norwich (2) Durham (3) Caithness (4) York (5) Bourne (6) Beverley, Surfleet (7) Cambridge, Ipswich)
1 Philip Stevens
2 Lester J Yeo
3 Nigel G Birt
4 Peter L Bill
5 Ian W Avery
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5490.0730

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 30 June 2016 in 2h 54 (15–0–4)
5088 Uttoxeter Surprise Major
Composed by R I Allton
1 Ian W Avery
2 Lester J Yeo
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Roger King
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Michael C Hansford
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5490.0730

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Cruwys Morchard, Devon
Holy Cross
Sunday, 3 July 2016 in 2h 55 (12)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
[720 each Annable's London, Berwick, Cambridge, Ipswich, London, Norwich, York]
Composed by T Arkless & J R Martin from P G C Ellis
1 Susan D Sparling
2 Lynne P Hughes
3 Charlotte A Boyce
4 James Kirkcaldy
5 David Hird
6 John R Martin (C)
100th for the Guild - 2.
Ringing World page reference: 5493.0801

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Braunton, Devon
St Brannock
Sunday, 3 July 2016 in 45m (16–0–25)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Jan Hine
2 Bruce Hicks
3 David Willis
4 Michael Squire
5 Michael Rose (C)
6 Tim Hine
7 James Clarke
8 John Ross
Rung by the St Brannock's Society on St Brannock's Day.
Circled the tower, 3.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Buckfast, Devon
Abbey Church of St Mary
Monday, 4 July 2016 in 57m (41–1–3)
1272 Little Bob Maximus
1 Chris Sawyer
2 Jo Brown
3 Ann Smith
4 Wendy Campbell
5 Peter Brown
6 Peter Bill
7 Martin Mansley
8 Philip Stevens
9 Peter Sawyer
10 Ian Smith (C)
11 Ian Campbell
12 David Hird
First on twelve: 1.
Rung for Midday Mass.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
North Wootton, Somerset
Great Orchard Campanile
Tuesday, 5 July 2016 in 2h 16 (2–0–9)
5120 Yew Surprise Major
Composed by D W Beard
1 Brian V Mountjoy (C)
2 P Wendy Campbell
3 Stephen J Bateman
4 Lester J Yeo
5 Raymond Haines
6 Peter L Bill
7 Susan A Haines
8 David Hird
Ringing World page reference: 5491.0755

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
St James
Saturday, 9 July 2016 in 3h 9 (24–2–18)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Maximus
Composed by J Clatworthy
1 Alison C Waterson
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Lester J Yeo
4 Peter L Bill
5 Richard H Johnston
6 John R Martin (C)
7 Peter G Brown
8 Timothy M Payne
9 Oliver Coldrick
10 Robert D S Brown
11 David Hird
12 Michael E C Mears
Rung as a compliment to the ringer of the 5th in the 50th anniversary year of his first peal, which was rung in this tower.
Ringing World page reference: 5494.0825

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Sunday, 10 July 2016 in 43m (8–3–13)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by Richard I Allton
1 Roger King
2 Clare Griffiths
3 Janet Deem
4 Richard Johnston
5 James Kirkcaldy (C)
6 Neil Deem
7 Phil Dunn
8 Peter Brown
Rung, on the light eight, prior to Healing Service.
Completes tower to quarters - 5.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Highweek, Devon
All Saints
Monday, 11 July 2016 in 2h 43 (11–1–11)
5024 Higher Walton Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 2010)
1 Peter L Bill
2 Sue Buckingham
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Pauline McKenzie
5 Ian V J Smith
6 Martin G Mansley
7 Robert D S Brown
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
Another 65th birthday treat for Martin (he learnt to ring at Higher walton in the early 1960's).
Ringing World page reference: 5492.0778

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 in 1h 44 (10lb 0oz)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (20m)
(1) London, Wells, Cunecastre (2) Chester, Carlisle, Munden (3) Westminster, Allendale (4) York, Durham (5) Surfleet, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham (6) Beverley, Berwick, Surfleet, Durham York, Hexham (7) Cambridge, Norfolk, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose, Bourne
1 Ian W Avery
2 Robert D S Brown
3 John A Foster
4 David Hird
5 Paul J Pascoe
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5492.0778

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Hartland, Devon
St Nectan
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 in 45m (17–2–8)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 John Barnes
2 Rachel Taylor
3 John Ross
4 Stephen Taylor
5 David Willis (C)
6 James Clarke
Annual quarter by the St Brannock's Society in support of the Village Music Festival. Rung prior to a Children's Concert.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 14 July 2016 in 2h 56 (15–0–4)
5040 An Teallach Delight Royal
Composed by R W Lee
1 John Hill
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Jill M Hansford
4 Timothy M Bayton
5 Pauline McKenzie
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 Michael C Hansford
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Michael C Mears (C)
10 David Hird
First peal in the method:
x30x14x50x16x70x38x14x10x78x90. le12(b)
Birthday compliment to Pauline McKenzie.
Ringing World page reference: 5492.0778

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Cheriton Bishop, Devon
St Mary
Friday, 15 July 2016 in 47m (14)
1260 St Clement's College Bob Minor
Composed by G A A Taylor
1 Susan M Sawyer
2 Wendy Gill
3 Donald J Roberts
4 Charlotte A Boyce
5 John R Martin (C)
6 Nigel G Birt
First in method - 2, 3.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Woodbury, Devon
St Swithun
Saturday, 16 July 2016 in 47m (23cwt)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 AWJ Appleton
2 Rosalind Martin
3 Janet Deem
4 David A Wills
5 Keith Copestake
6 Geoffrey C Sparling
7 Tim Martin
8 Oliver Coldrick (C)
First major:5
Rung for "Seasons and Celebrations" flower festival.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
West Raddon, Devon
Rose Cottage
Sunday, 17 July 2016 in 2h 26 (15 B)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No. 6736)
1–2 Andrew P Digby
3–4 Susan D Sparling
5–6 Timothy M Bayton (C)
7–8 Susan M Sawyer
1st in the method in hand: 7-8 and as Conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 5502.1019

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Tiverton, Devon
St Peter
Sunday, 17 July 2016 in 46m (25–2–18)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Sheila Scofield
2 Richard Barker
3 Jenny Jones
4 Lesley Boyce
5 Matthew Weighell (C)
6 Mark Heritage
For Evensong and dedicated to:
Hanna: Granddaughter of 3;
Graeme Heritage, brother of 6 & to Richard Barker (2): Birthday wishes;
The deer who ran in front of the car driven by 6, accompanied by 3, on Thursday evening following Bampton practice: may the little one RIP.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Withycombe Raleigh, Devon
St John the Evangelist
Monday, 18 July 2016 in 3h 18 (17–1–10)
5088 Spliced Surprise Maximus (4m)
(1344 Bristol, 1296 Zanussi, 1248 Yorkshire; 1200 cambridge; 59 com;atw)
Composed by D F Morrison (No 6997)
1 Andrew P Digby
2 Matthew J Hilling
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Paul J Pascoe
5 Pauline McKenzie
6 Timothy M Bayton
7 John R Martin
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Richard Harrison
10 David Hird
11 Thomas J Waterson
12 Michael E C Mears (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5493.0801

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Monday, 18 July 2016 in 29m (10lb 0oz)
1320 Kemerton Surprise Minor
1 Sue Sawyer
2 James Kirkcaldy
3 Graham Tucker
4 Lesley Tucker
5 Donald Carter
6 Nigel Birt (C)
1,000th of Surprise Minor - 5

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Monday, 18 July 2016 in 27m (10lb 0oz)
1296 Ingrave Surprise Minor
1 Lesley Tucker
2 Nigel Birt
3 James Kirkcaldy
4 Graham Tucker
5 Sue Sawyer
6 Donald Carter (C)
1,400th of Minor - 6

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 in 46m (15)
1282 Twofiveo Surprise Royal
1 Peter G Brown
2 Susan M Sawyer
3 Josephine A Brown
4 Lesley Tucker
5 Charlotte A Boyce
6 Janet Deem
7 Nigel G Birt
8 Graham Tucker
9 John R Martin (C)
10 David Hird

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Wobbly Bob's Campanile
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 in 1h 57 (10lb 7oz)
5088 Kelmscott Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Borown
1 P Wendy Campbell
2 Lester J Yeo
3 Paul J Pascoe
4 Robert D S Brown
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Peter J Sawyer
7 Michael E C Mears (C)
8 John A Foster
Ringing World page reference: 5493.0801

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Huntsham, Devon
All Saints
Wednesday, 20 July 2016 in 43m (8–0–27)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
Plain Bob Minor
1 Mandy Burnett
2 Richard Barker
3 Jenny Jones
4 Sheila Scofield
5 Andrew Drury
6 Michael Hatchett (C)
1. First of minor. Rung as a birthday compliment for Mandy (treble ringer) and Congratulations to Wilf & Phyllis Dunn on their 70th wedding Anniversary.

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 21 July 2016 in 3h 2 (15–0–4)
5040 Tom A' Choinich Surprise Royal
Composed by M E C Mears
1 Lester J Yeo
2 Pauline McKenzie
3 Charlotte A Boyce
4 Jill M Hansford
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Ian W Avery
7 Michael C Hansford
8 Ian V J Smith
9 Michael E C Mears (C)
10 John R Martin
First peal in the method: x30x14x50x16x1270x18x14x3450x1236x90. le12(b)
An early birthday compliment to Lester Yeo and wedding anniversary compliment to Mike and Jill Hansford.
Ringing World page reference: 5502.1017

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Ilfracombe, Devon
Holy Trinity
Thursday, 21 July 2016 in 45m (12–0–20)
1288 Little Bob Major
Arranged by David Willis (Little Bob Major 1)
1 Rachel Taylor
2 Val Hicks
3 Donald Lawson
4 Bruce Hicks
5 Michael Rose
6 Stephen Taylor
7 John Ross
8 David Willis (C)
First quarter of Little Bob 2 3 & 4.
Rung by the St Brannock's Society as a compliment to Father John Roles who will be installed Priest in Charge on 3 August

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Dawlish, Devon
St Gregory the Great
Monday, 25 July 2016 in 2h 49 (12)
5040 Ruby Alliance Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Martin G Mansley
2 Charlotte A Boyce
3 Susan D Sparling
4 Lester J Yeo
5 Ian V J Smith
6 John R Martin (C)
7 David Hird
8 Michael E C Mears
First peal in the method.
Ruby Alliance Major
x38x14x58x16x12x38.14x78, lh 12(b)
Specially arranged and rung as a compliment to George and Fiona Rock-Evans who celebrated their Ruby wedding anniversary last week.
Ringing World page reference: 5496.0873

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
West Raddon, Devon
Rose Cottage
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 in 2h 39 (15 B)
5040 Lincolnshire Surprise Royal
Composed by R W Lee (No. 1)
1–2 Andrew P Digby
3–4 David G Maynard
5–6 Timothy M Bayton (C)
7–8 Lynne P Hughes
9–10 Susan M Sawyer
Ringing World page reference: 5495.0852

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
Kings-Ting-Tong
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 in 1h 46 (10lb 0oz)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
( Annable's London, Caithness, Ipswich, Surfleet, Bourne, Beverley, Cambridge)
1 John A Foster
2 Ian W Avery
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Nigel G Birt
5 Peter L Bill
6 Michael E C Mears (C)
With best wishes to Lester Yeo, celebrating his 61st birthday today.
Ringing World page reference: 5494.0825

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Thorverton, Devon
St Thomas of Canterbury
Thursday, 28 July 2016 in 2h 55 (15–0–4)
5040 Sgurr Na Lapaich Delight Royal
Composed by A J Cox
1 Roger King
2 Alison C Waterson
3 Ian W Avery
4 Jill M Hansford
5 James Kirkcaldy
6 Ian V J Smith
7 Michael C Hansford
8 David Hird
9 Michael E C Mears (C)
10 Thomas J Waterson
First peal in the method:
x30x14x50x16x12x30x14x10x3456x90. le12(b)
For the 150th aniversary of the birth of Beatrix Potter.
Ringing World page reference: 5494.0825

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Kingsteignton, Devon
St Michael
Friday, 29 July 2016 in 48m (16–3–11)
1280 Alderney Surprise Major
1 Ian Avery
2 Sue Sawyer
3 Clare Griffiths
4 Hilary Beresford
5 Donald Carter
6 James Kirkcaldy
7 Graham Tucker
8 Nigel Birt (C)

Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Buckfast, Devon
Abbey Church of St Mary
Saturday, 30 July 2016 in 3h 7 (17–0–18)
5088 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No 62)
1 Lester J Yeo
2 Ian L C Campbell
3 P Wendy Campbell
4 Ian V J Smith
5 Peter L Bill
6 Peter J Sawyer
7 David Hird
8 Michael E C Mears (C)
500th peal: 2
Ringing World page reference: 5494.0825