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Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Tuesday, 1 January 2019 (9–2–13 in G♯)
Rounds and Call Changes
1 Rosemary J Humphrey
2 Margaret L McLaren
3 Catherine M McLaren
4 Christopher W Tennant (C)
5 Barry D Humphrey
Rung on the back five to welcome the New Year

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 6 January 2019 in 41m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 St Nicholas Bob Minimus
1 Catherine M McLaren
2 Christopher W Tennant
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
4 Barry D Humphrey
Rung on the front four prior to Evening Service to celebrate the revelation of Christ at Epiphany.
Get well compliment to Trevor, suffering from a seasonal ailment.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 7 January 2019 in 39m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1280 Cornwall Surprise Major
Composed by Don Morrison
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Mark A Wilson
3 Martin Bluck
4 Stephen J Bedford (C)
5 Andrew D Evans
6 A J Barnfield
7 Mike Seagrave
8 Andrew V Brown
Ringing World page reference: 5798.0513

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Clifton on Teme, Worcestershire
St Kenelm
Tuesday, 8 January 2019 in 45m (10–0–10)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Mike Snelling
2 Judith O'Leary
3 Janet Stallard
4 Martin Curren
5 Martin Stallard (C)
6 Dave Cropp
First Quarter Peal of Grandsire Doubles Judith O'Leary (2)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Sunday, 13 January 2019 in 45m (18–2–8 in E)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples
Composed by Anthony J Cox
1 Simon Beckett
2 Diane J Awkati
3 Katrina Emery
4 Alex J Parsons
5 John E Lawley
6 Andrew R Gray
7 Richard J Hurst (C)
8 Martyn Wall
First in method - 4

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 13 January 2019 in 43m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Doubles (2m)
600 St Nicholas & 660 Winchendon
1 Janet Mann
2 John Westwood
3 Tim Munslow
4 Chris Carter
5 David Mountford (C)
6 Geoff Munslow
For the Baptism of Christ evening Communion Service

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
All Saints
Monday, 14 January 2019 in 50m (20–1–1 in E♭)
1280 Nathan Delight Major
Composed by Don Morrison
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Stephen J Bedford (C)
3 Roy Williams
4 Nathan Evans
5 Andrew D Evans
6 Hilda Ridley
7 Mike Seagrave
8 Mark A Wilson
Best wishes to Nathan Evans for his birthday.
First quarter in the method -34-4-2-3-4-1.34.56-7 LH2

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Birmingham, West Midlands
St Laurence, Northfield
Saturday, 19 January 2019 in 3h 2 (14–1–13 in F♯)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by D F Morrison (No 2929)
1 Stephen W Horton
2 Nicola J Piper
3 Stuart D Piper
4 D Rose W Horton
5 Richard J Andrew
6 Alexander P Frye
7 Catherine R Taylor
8 Richard J Hurst
9 Julie A Tarling
10 Michael Chester (C)
Rung with the best wishes of the band to Janet Horton, who is recovering from an operation.
1st Yorkshire Royal: 4. 100th together: 8 & 10.
Ringing World page reference: 5624.0136

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 20 January 2019 in 39m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Plain Bob Minimus
1 Christopher W Tennant
2 Emma J Lynes
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
4 Barry D Humphrey
First inside - 2.
Rung to the glory of God prior to Evening Worship.
Get well compliment to Trevor's hand.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 21 January 2019 in 40m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Roy Williams
2 Paul Evans
3 Alison R Williams
4 Michael Seagrave
5 Stephen J Bedford
6 A J Barnfield
7 Hilda Ridley
8 Paul J Marshall (C)
Birthday compliment to the conductor

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Colwall, Herefordshire
St James the Great
Saturday, 26 January 2019 in 46m (10–1–5)
1300 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Karen Whyatt
2 Alison Hodge
3 Gemma McGee
4 Robin Riches
5 W David Roskelly (C)
6 David Bucknell
1 - 1st Q for about 25 years
3 - 1st Q inside
6 - 1st Q

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
St Mary and All Saints
Sunday, 27 January 2019 in 50m (25–2–0 in D)
1280 Cambridge Surprise Major
Generated by Trident
1 Diane J Awkati
2 Clare Coleman
3 Sarah Lupton
4 Stella C Smith
5 Nicola Piper
6 Andrew V Brown
7 Stuart D Piper
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 30 January 2019 in 43m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m - Csy+lessness)
Generated by Sabre
1 John D Neal
2 Clare Coleman
3 Stephen J Bedford
4 Stella C Smith
5 Martin Bluck
6 Andrew V Brown
7 Craig P Homewood
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 3 February 2019 in 42m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Double Canterbury Place Minimus
1 Emma J Lynes
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Catherine M McLaren
First Double Canterbury for all and on the bells - very enjoyable quarter.
Rung prior to Evening Service on the back five for Candlemas.
Birthday compliment to the ring of the second and 70th birthday compliment to David Hargreaves, LLM.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Eastnor, Herefordshire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 9 February 2019 in 41m (9cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Gemma McGee
2 Karen Whyatt
3 Angela Cole
4 Alison Hodge
5 Alan Bagworth (C)
6 Ian Panton
1 - 1st of minor.
Rung to celebrate the imminent 15th birthday of Jacob Whyatt, a Ringing Remembers new ringer, son of 2.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Sunday, 10 February 2019 in 45m (18–2–8 in E)
1260 Middlesex Bob Triples
Composed by Chris Adams
1 Simon Beckett
2 Diane J Awkati
3 Katrina Emery
4 Alex J Parsons
5 Alan Roberts
6 Andrew R Gray
7 Richard J Hurst (C)
8 Colin J Hill
For the 100th Anniversary of the founding of St Thomas's Girl Guide Unit
First in method - 4

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 10 February 2019 in 44m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Doubles (4m)
300 Plain bob, 480 St Simon's, 240 St Martin's & 240 Winchendon.
1 Tim Munslow
2 John Westwood
3 Martin Curren
4 Geoff Munslow
5 David Mountford (C)
6 Dave Cropp
Rung before Evensong as a birthday compliment and good wishes to Lyn Wheeler.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 11 February 2019 in 40m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Bedford
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Stephen J Bedford (C)
3 Mike Seagrave
4 Martin Bluck
5 Andrew D Evans
6 A J Barnfield
7 Mark A Wilson
8 Andrew V Brown

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 17 February 2019 in 40m (9–2–13)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Catherine M McLaren
2 Rachel D Page
3 Rosemary J Humphrey
4 Christopher W Tennant
5 Barry D Humphrey
6 Laurence K J Nicholas (C)
First Minor as a Conductor.
Rung in celebration of the glorious resurrection of Christ prior to Evening Worship.
70th Birthday Compliment to Barry

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire
St Cassian
Sunday, 17 February 2019 in 47m (15–2–0 in E)
1288 Grandsire Triples
Composed by R. W. Willans
1 Judy Mountain
2 Nicola Piper
3 Cynthia Carlyle
4 Stephen J Bedford
5 Rosie Marshall
6 David Chiswell
7 Stuart D Piper (C)
8 Robert Carlyle
Rung to celebrate 40 years as a ringer at Chaddesley Corbett for Nicola Piper.
450th Quarter Peal - 8.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Bretforton, Worcestershire
St Leonard
Monday, 18 February 2019 in 2h 38 (8–3–11 in F♯)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Richard J Angrave
1 Tom R Childs
2 Roger H Hunt
3 Hilda C Ridley
4 Paul R Smith
5 Stuart P B Talbott
6 David Jenkins
7 Darran Ricks (C)
8 Christopher J Pickford
Ringing World page reference: 5628.0232

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Offenham, Worcestershire
St Mary and St Milburgh
Thursday, 21 February 2019 in 2h 46 (10–3–2 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
720 each: London, Westminster, Durham, Bourne, Surfleet, Norwich, Cambridge.
1 Heather E Pickford
2 Alison R Williams
3 Paul R Smith
4 Christopher J Pickford
5 Darran Ricks (C)
6 Ashley C Fortey
Ringing World page reference: 5628.0232

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 25 February 2019 in 41m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m: Standard 8)
Composed by Craig P. Homewood
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Paul Marshall
3 Rosie Marshall
4 Stephen J Bedford
5 Clive Sheppard
6 A J Barnfield
7 Mike Seagrave
8 Andrew V Brown (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Friday, 1 March 2019 in 43m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1280 Cornwall Surprise Major
Generated by Trident
1 Rose Horton
2 Nicola Piper
3 Stella C Smith
4 Stuart D Piper
5 Sarah Lupton
6 Andrew V Brown
7 Stephen Horton
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)
1st Cornwall 2,3,5 & 8. 350th Quarter - 1.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 3 March 2019 in 38m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Reverse Canterbury Place Minimus
1 Emma J Lynes
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Catherine M McLaren
Rung prior to the evening service on the back five. Thanks to Emma for stepping in at the last moment.
With our prayers and very best wishes for a speedy recovery to Canon Garth Nathaniel, Rector of the parish, and to Lynda Adams from St John's, both of whom have had surgery in the last few days.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Wednesday, 6 March 2019 (9–2–13 in G♯)
Call Changes
1 Annette B Humphrey
2 Amber D Johnston-Humphrey
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
4 Barry D Humphrey
Call changes rung prior to Service of Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Amblecote, West Midlands
Holy Trinity
Sunday, 10 March 2019 in 39m (7–0–3 in B)
1260 Doubles
60 Stedman, 240 each St Martins, St Simons, Kennington, Reverse Canterbury, April Day
1 Martyn J Wall
2 Diane J Awkati
3 Andrew R Gray
4 Richard J Hurst
5 Alex J Parsons (C)
6 Simon Beckett
For Evensong

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 11 March 2019 in 41m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1312 Double Diamond Surprise Major
Composed by Richard I Alton
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Martin Bluck
3 Stephen J Bedford (C)
4 Roy Williams
5 Andrew D Evans
6 A J Barnfield
7 Mike Seagrave
8 Hilda Ridley

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 13 March 2019 in 38m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1280 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Bedford
1 John Lawley
2 Stephen J Bedford (C)
3 Andrew V Brown
4 Stella C Smith
5 Martin Bluck
6 Stephen Horton
7 Edward C W Lupton
8 Craig P Homewood
Completes Standard 8 to Quarter Peals - 4 & 7.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Friday, 15 March 2019 in 46m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1372 Plain Bob Triples
1 Stuart D Piper
2 Madeline Reeder
3 Mike Seagrave
4 Jennie Kimberley
5 Nicola Piper
6 AJ Henderson
7 Andrew D Evans (C)
8 A J Barnfield
First on 8 at first attempt - 6.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 17 March 2019 in 39m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Rosemary J Humphrey
2 Rachel D Page (C)
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Mick Mears
6 Trevor J Sheppard
Rung on St Patricks Day, prior to Evening Service, for peace following the terrorist attacks on the mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday.
Continued 'Get Well' compliment to Canon Garth Nathaniel.
Silver Wedding compliment to Cornelius and Alexandra Heywood, friends of Chris (3).

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
All Saints
Monday, 18 March 2019 in 48m (20–1–1 in E♭)
1280 Pudsey Surprise Royal
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Stephen J Bedford (C)
3 Martin Bluck
4 Rosie Marshall
5 Mike Seagrave
6 Di Sheppard
7 Clive Sheppard
8 Paul Marshall
9 Andrew V Brown
10 Mark A Wilson
First Pudsey Surprise Royal - 3, 4, and 8.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 20 March 2019 in 44m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
384 Cornwall, Lessness; 288 Yorkshire, Cambridge.
Generated by Sabre
1 Margaret Oakley
2 Sue Rees
3 Denise Fletcher
4 Stephen Horton
5 Martin Bluck
6 Andrew V Brown
7 Andrew R Gray
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hanbury, Worcestershire
St Mary
Saturday, 23 March 2019 in 2h 52 (12–1–15)
5056 Telos Surprise Major
Composed by R B Pullin (No. 1)
1 Jo Hall
2 Paul R Smith
3 Roger H Hunt
4 Andrew V Brown
5 Alison R Williams
6 Richard B Pullin (C)
7 Stuart D Piper
8 John R Ridley
A 25th Birthday peal, this day, for the conductor.
First peal in the method by all the band except the conductor, on the bells, and for the Association.
Ringing World page reference: 5633.0356

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Eckington, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Saturday, 23 March 2019 in 47m (14–0–26 in E)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 Di Sheppard
2 Madeline Reeder
3 Kath Cocks
4 Kim Sudell
5 Tony Cocks
6 Nathan Evans
7 Clive Sheppard
8 Andrew D Evans (C)
Rung by family and friends of Cara Evans on the day of her wedding to Alec Charlton.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ripple, Worcestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 24 March 2019 in 53m (12–0–0)
1440 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
Composed by R Pullin
1 Paul R Smith
2 Richard Pullin (C)
3 Sarah Haynes
4 Nigel Davis
5 Ian Panton
6 Andrew V Brown
For Richard's 25th Birthday Weekend.
1/3

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hanley Castle, Worcestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 24 March 2019 in 46m (14–0–0)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Minor
1 Andrew V Brown
2 Sarah Haynes
3 Nigel Davis
4 Richard Pullin
5 Andrew D Evans
6 Paul R Smith (C)
2/3

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Castlemorton, Worcestershire
St Gregory
Sunday, 24 March 2019 in 43m (6–3–18)
1440 Cambridge Surprise Minor
Composed by R Pullin (1440 no. 2)
1 Sarah Haynes
2 Andrew V Brown
3 Richard Pullin (C)
4 Nigel Davis
5 Paul R Smith
6 Andrew D Evans
3/3

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kinver, Staffordshire
St Peter
Friday, 29 March 2019 in 44m (12–2–24 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Diane J Awkati (C)
2 Heather E Pickford
3 Jane Chapman
4 John E Lawley
5 Andrew R Gray
6 Mo Awkati
Rung to celebrate the Golden Wedding Anniversary of Hazel and Brian Harris.
First as conductor

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Saturday, 30 March 2019 in 41m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1280 Pickled Plum Surprise Major
1 Nicola Piper
2 Paul Marshall (C)
3 Roy Williams
4 Martin Bluck
5 Rosie Marshall
6 A J Barnfield
7 Stephen J Bedford
8 Hilda Ridley
First in method. Believed to be the first twin hunt surprise major method to be named. A get well soon compliment to Andrew Brown. Pickled Plum Surprise Major 56-56.4-5-6-2-3-4-5-6-5-4-3-2-6-5-4

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Mathon, Herefordshire
St John the Baptist
Sunday, 31 March 2019 in 37m (7–2–23 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Karen Whyatt
2 Gemma McGee
3 Jenny Lawrence
4 Alison Hodge
5 Colin Ward
6 Richard J Clements (C)
2 - First of minor inside. For Mothering Sunday.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hanley Swan, Worcestershire
St Gabriel
Monday, 1 April 2019 (6–1–0 in B♭)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
Plain Bob Minor
1 Janet Stallard
2 Judith O'Leary
3 Martin Curren
4 Geoff Munslow
5 David Mountford
6 Martin Stallard (C)
First Quarter Peal of Plain Bob Minor Judith O'Leary (2)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 7 April 2019 in 42m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Emma J Lynes
2 Catherine M McLaren
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
5 Barry D Humphrey
6 Trevor J Sheppard
Rung in thanksgiving for the lives of Shirley Butcher and Jean Downes, members of the congregation, prior to evening service.
First Doubles as a C for 31 years.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Eckington, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Sunday, 7 April 2019 in 10m (14–0–26 in E)
Rounds and Call Changes
1 Polly Goodall (C)
2 Jay Warren
3 Alan Godfrey
4 Mary Bickmore
5 Andrea Goodall
6 John Day
7 Tony Cocks
8 Phil Sagar
First as conducter aged 11
Rung for Sunday Service

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Coddington, Herefordshire
All Saints
Sunday, 7 April 2019 in 43m (10–1–20 in G)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Gemma McGee
2 Helen Normington
3 Karen Whyatt
4 James Normington
5 Paul R Smith (C)
6 Alison Hodge

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 in 45m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
96 London, Bristol; 192 Cambridge, Yorkshire, Superlative, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Rutland.
Generated by Sabre
1 Clare Coleman
2 Stephen J Bedford
3 Stephen Horton
4 Clive Sheppard
5 Stella C Smith
6 Craig P Homewood
7 Martin Bluck
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)
1st 8 Spliced - 5th. Get well compliment to Andrew Brown and John Neale.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Areley Kings, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Thursday, 11 April 2019 in 45m (8–1–3 in B♭)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Esther Lupton
2 Olive Stanyer
3 Edward Lupton (C)
4 Chris Carter
5 Bob Bayliss
6 Ian Gwilliam
Rung to celebrate the 90th Birthday of Roy Baylis, ringer at Areley Kings for over 70 years.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
St Martin in the Cornmarket
Monday, 15 April 2019 in 42m (6–2–17 in B)
1280 Superlative Surprise Major
Composed by Paul Flavell
1 Roy Williams
2 Craig P Homewood
3 Mike Seagrave
4 Mark A Wilson
5 Rosie Marshall
6 Paul Marshall
7 Hilda Ridley
8 Andrew D Evans (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Thursday, 18 April 2019 (18–2–8 in E)
Tolling
Tolling of the Tenor for 7 minutes at 7.00pm.
12 Simon Beckett
For Notre-Dame and France.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Call Changes
1 John Westwood (C)
2 Kate Andrew
3 Sue Middup-Jones
4 Lucy Edwards
5 Mary Broad
6 Jacob Edwards
Half-muffled in sympathy and respect for the people of France following the tragic fire at Notre Dame.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Selly Oak, West Midlands
St Mary
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 7m (12–1–17 in G)
Tolling
Rung at 7:00 pm for 7 minutes in solidarity with the people of France following the fire at Notre Dame.
4 Russell Emms

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Powick, Worcestershire
St Peter
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 45m (19–1–19 in E♭)
1000 General Ringing Minor
1 Nicki Baddesley
2 Phillip Barker-Brown
3 Dave Cashmore
4 Nigel Davis (C)
5 Roger Gurney
6 Anna Hill
7 John Hubbard
8 Cynthia Palmer (C)
9 Tony Palmer
10 Paul Smith (C)
11 Mary Ward
Half-Muffled general ringing following the call from the Archbishops' to show solidarity with Notre-Dame Cathedral after the devastating fire there on 15th April.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kinver, South Staffs
St Peters
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 10m
Tolling The Tenor
Tolling the Tenor
Tolling the tenor for 10 minutes at midday to show solidarity with France following the devastating fire at Notre Dame

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kingswinford, West Midlands
St Mary
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 7m (10–1–17 in F♯)
144 Plain Bob Minimus
1 Neil Oliver
2 Clare Lyon
3 Gaynor White
4 Keith Wright (C)
Solidarity to Notre Dame

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 7m (9–2–13 in G♯)
Tolling
6 Christopher W Tennant
In solidarity with Notre Dame following the fire

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Inkberrow
St Peter
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 7m (10–2–4)
Tolling
6 Brian Telford

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Harvington, Worcestershire
St James
Thursday, 18 April 2019 (8–1–14 in A)
Notre Dame Call Changes
7 m call changes and plain hunt

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hartlebury
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 15m
Call Changes
1 Robert Bridgwater
2 Dee Cutler
3 Iris Checketts
4 Tony Checketts
5 Chris Webb
6 Neil Cutler
7 John Webb (C)
Ringing for Notre Dame

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hanbury, Worcestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 10m (12–1–15 in F♯)
Continental Style Tolling
1750-1800hrs - Continental style rise and changes, using minor and major combinations of four; followed after 1800hrs, by an extended, English style lower of the back five.
By local ringers: Liz Holbeche, Jenny Walton, Paul Platt, Jeffrey B Webb, Steve Townsend.
In solidarity with the people of France and the Community of the Cathedral following the fire at Notre-Dame de Paris.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hallow, Worcestershire
St Philip and St James
Thursday, 18 April 2019 (21–2–17 in E)
Tolling
Tenor Bell tolled at 7pm to remember the people of Paris following the fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral on April 15th.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Thursday, 18 April 2019 (12–0–14 in F♯)
Tolling
Tenor Bell tolled at 7pm to remember the people of Paris following the fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral on 15 April.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Great Malvern, Worcestershire
Priory Church of St Mary and St Michael
Thursday, 18 April 2019 (10–3–8 in G# minor)
60 Plain Bob Minor and 120 Stedman Doubles
1 John Drage
2 David James
3 Jane James
4 Paul X Lewis
5 Gemma C McGee
6 W David Roskelly
7 Trevor Still
Rung half-muffled on the minor 6 for Holy Communion and in solidarity with the people of France following the fire at Notre Dame de Paris.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Eckington, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 7m (14–0–26 in E)
Tolling
The tenor was tolled for 7 minutes prior to the Maundy Thursday service
8 John Day
In solidarity with Notre Dame, Paris

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Droitwich, Worcestershire
St Peter
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 7m (9½ in G)
Tolling
Tolling of Tenor from 7pm
6 Caspar G Peberdy
In solidarity with Notre-Dame

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Cradley, West Midlands formally Worcestershire
St Peter
Thursday, 18 April 2019 (10–0–11 in G)
Tolling
Tolling the Tenor
8 J Brookes
Ringing at 7pm for 7 minutes for Notre Dame

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Cookley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Thursday, 18 April 2019 in 7m (5–2–16 in C)
Tolling
6 Andrew R Gray
Rung at 7pm as a mark of solidarity following the fire at Notre-Dame.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Bewdley, Worcestershire
S Anne
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Tolling
Two bells were rung French style at 19.00 for 7 minutes.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Belbroughton, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Thursday, 18 April 2019 (9–3–24 in G)
Rounds and Plain Hunt
1 Rosie Marshall
2 Don Billington
3 Pat Westley
4 Andriana Benigno-Thomas
5 David Bird
6 Rex Portman
7 Lynn Hadley
In solidarity with the people of France and Notre Dame de Paris

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
Abbey Church of the Holy Cross
Friday, 19 April 2019 in 49m (25½ in D)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Nicola Piper
2 Madeline Reeder
3 Kate Le Chevalier
4 Colin Bramich
5 Stuart D Piper
6 Mark A Wilson
7 Andrew D Evans (C)
8 John Alexander
Bells fully muffled, tenor open at backstroke, following Good Friday Devotions.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Powick, Worcestershire
St Peter
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 in 48m (19–1–19 in E♭)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Nicki Baddeley
2 Mary Ward
3 Phillip Barker-Brown
4 Dave Cashmore
5 Nigel Davis
6 Paul R Smith (C)
On St Georges Day as a birthday compliment to Paul for today.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 in 43m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (10m)
Standard 8, plus Cornwall & Lessness.
Generated by Sabre
Arranged by Edward Lupton
1 David R Ingram
2 Margaret Oakley
3 Clare Coleman
4 Sue Rees
5 Martin Bluck
6 Martin D Scott
7 Andrew R Gray
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)
First 10 Spliced by all. 20th Wedding Anniversary Complement to Edward and Sarah Lupton.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Bretforton, Worcestershire
St Leonard
Saturday, 27 April 2019 in 2h 49 (8–3–11 in F♯)
5040 Grandsire Doubles
1 David Jenkins
2 Steve Bowley
3 Michael Chester (C)
4 Nicholas K Allsopp
5 Roger H Hunt
6 Christopher W Tennant
First peal: 6. 225th for the W&D: 5.
Rung as a birthday compliment to Lucy Tennant, wife of 6.
Ringing World page reference: 5637.0467

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 28 April 2019 in 44m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Jennie Kimberley
2 Chris Hickey
3 Sarah Haynes
4 Nigel Davis
5 Pat Hickey
6 Paul R Smith (C)
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
St Mary and All Saints
Sunday, 5 May 2019 in 48m (10cwt)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 Yvonne Grainger
2 Janice Nixon
3 William Regan
4 Nicola Piper
5 Richard J Hurst
6 David R Ingram
7 Stuart D Piper
8 David W Struckett (C)
Marking the appointment and Licensing as Team Vicar to the Parish of Kidderminster Ismere of the Rev. Simon Archer, on 3rd March.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 5 May 2019 in 41m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Reverse Canterbury Place Minimus
1 Trevor J Sheppard
2 Catherine M McLaren
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Pauline Eldridge
First Minimus - 5.
Rung on the front five prior to evening service in celebration of Christ's glorious resurrection.
Welcome back to Canon Garth Nathaniel, following back surgery.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hallow, Worcestershire
St Philip and St James
Sunday, 5 May 2019 in 47m (21–2–17 in E)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Janet Mann
2 Geoff Munslow
3 Martin Stallard
4 Tim Munslow
5 David Mountford (C)
6 Jim Wheeler
Rung on the ‘back six’ before the Service of Thanksgiving for the Flower Festival and the Blessing of the May Queen, as part of the celebrations for the sesquicentenary of the present church building which was Consecrated on Tuesday 4th May 1869.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 5 May 2019 in 47m (10–1–2 in A)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Robin J Walker (C)
2 Alison Grey
3 Nigel Davis
4 Di Sheppard
5 Clive Sheppard
6 Mark A Wilson
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.
100th quarter peal on the bells: 1.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Wolverley, Worcestershire
St John the Baptist
Sunday, 12 May 2019 in 44m (9–2–10 in G)
1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Richard J Angrave
1 Caroline Nash
2 Yvonne Grainger
3 Jane Chapman
4 Alex J Parsons
5 Richard J Hurst (C)
6 Rosie Marshall
7 Andrew R Gray
8 Paul J Marshall
To welcome Archie Harrison-Mountbatten Windsor into the world. Rung before the evensong service.
First surprise major at first attempt 4.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Sunday, 12 May 2019 in 49m (18–2–8 in E)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Simon Beckett
2 Katrina Emery
3 Heather E Pickford
4 Alex J Parsons
5 Alan Roberts
6 David Chiswell
7 Richard J Hurst (C)
8 Martyn J Wall
Rung after morning service half-muffled in memory of Geoffrey Westwood who was a ringer at this church from 1958 to 2010 and Tower Captain for 22 years. Also member of the choir and church treasurer for many years.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 12 May 2019 in 44m (10 cwt)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 x 60, 3 x 120, 3 x 240 (Price 18-call, Morris (original version), Price 12-call), 1 x 120 (Robert Roan)
1 Jo Hall
2 Sarah Jones
3 Karen Parker
4 Richard L Jones
5 Richard Pullin (C)
6 David Parker
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park, on a lovely, sunny afternoon

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 in 40m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1280 Superlative Surprise Major
Composed by Paul Flavell
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Paul Marshall
3 Rosie Marshall
4 Clive Sheppard
5 Roy Williams
6 A J Barnfield
7 Stephen J Bedford
8 Andrew D Evans (C)
Completes the 366 dates of the year to quarter peals - 8. With thanks to all the ringers who helped with this project.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kinver, Staffordshire
St Peter
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 in 45m (12–2–24 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Jane Chapman
2 Diane J Awkati
3 Stella C Smith
4 Heather E Pickford
5 Andrew R Gray
6 Nicholas E Stanbury
7 Christopher J Pickford (C)
8 Kelise K L Hamilton
Rung to thank Rev'd Karen Stanton for her ministry and friendship in Kinver and to wish her all the best as she moves on to her new posting in Manchester.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 19 May 2019 in 43m (10–1–2 in A)
1274 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Roy Williams (C)
2 Jennie Kimberley
3 Nigel Davis
4 Di Sheppard
5 Clive Sheppard
6 Paul R Smith
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Droitwich, Worcestershire
St Peter
Saturday, 1 June 2019 in 49m (9½ in G)
1260 Pinehurst Bob Minor
1 Alma Grazebrook
2 Jenny Walton
3 Rosemary Clive
4 Mark Ingledew
5 Jeffrey B Webb
6 Steve Townsend (C)
First in method for all; also associating Helen Peberdy with this specially chosen 70th birthday compliment - 2.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kinver, Staffordshire
St Peter
Sunday, 2 June 2019 in 47m (12–2–24 in F♯)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples
1 Andrew R Gray
2 Diane J Awkati
3 Jane Chapman
4 Clare Coleman
5 John E Lawley
6 Richard J Hurst
7 Stephen W Horton (C)
8 Kelise K L Hamilton
Rung to mark Jane Chapman's retirement as CEO for 30 years of Living Springs Charity

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Monday, 3 June 2019 in 41m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Plain Bob Minimus
1 Catherine M McLaren
2 Emma J Lynes
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey (C)
5 Rosemary J Humphrey
Rung on the back five as a farewell compliment to Stephen and Elizabeth Mitchell, moving to be nearer their family after nearly 44 years in the parish. Stephen has served as Treasurer for the parish and Deanery, helped with administration and served on PCC and DCC. Elizabeth has been involved in leading the music, youthwork, led a house group, served as a trustee of the Redditch Foodbank and helped to run Messy Church.
With our grateful thanks for all you have done the the mission and ministry of the church.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hanbury, Worcestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Monday, 3 June 2019 in 49m (12–1–15 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Jenny Walton
2 Brian Wetherall
3 Alma Grazebrook
4 Jeffrey B Webb
5 Steve Townsend
6 Alan Blake
Half-muffled, by representatives of the local band (jointly conducted by 4, 5), during the afternoon following her funeral; in memory of Margaret Eachus (1931-2019), lifelong local resident, long serving supporter, PCC member (including secretary) of this church; active ringer here for over 60 years - sometime tower correspondent; member of the Worcestershire and Districts Association from 1950.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Wednesday, 5 June 2019 in 47m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Mary Ward
2 Sarah Haynes
3 Nigel Davis
4 Roger Gurney
5 Paul R Smith (C)
6 Dave Cashmore
Half muffled, at the request of the family of Helen Chipp, during her wake being held in Croome's RAF Sergeant & Officers Quarters.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Sunday, 9 June 2019 in 46m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1282 Turramurra Surprise Major
Generated by Trident
1 Andrew R Gray
2 Margaret Oakley
3 Denise Fletcher
4 Sue Rees
5 Martin D Scott
6 Sarah Lupton
7 Clare Coleman
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)
First in the Method by all. Rung for Morville Open Gardens Day.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 9 June 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1272 Ipswich Surprise Minor
1 Robin J Walker (C)
2 Jennie Kimberley
3 Roy D Mills
4 Nigel Davis
5 Andrew V Brown
6 Paul R Smith
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Saturday, 15 June 2019 in 44m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Emma J Lynes
2 Catherine M McLaren
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
5 Barry D Humphrey
6 Trevor J Sheppard
In thanksgiving for the lives of Christine Stansbridge (died June 2018) whose birthday would have been on 10th June and Christine Nash who died recently - both fondly remembered by the congregation.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stoulton, Worcestershire
St Edmund King and Martyr
Sunday, 16 June 2019 in 40m (7–0–5)
1272 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
1 Ioan Normington
2 Alison Hodge
3 Helen Normington
4 Ian Panton
5 James Normington
6 Richard J Clements (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 16 June 2019 in 42m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Plain Bob Minimus
1 Amber D Johnston-Humphrey
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey
First Quarter - 1.
Rung prior to Evening Worship on Trinity Sunday.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 in 47m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (12m)
Standard 8 + Turramurra, Painswick, Cornwall, Lessness
Composed by Sabre
Arranged by Edward Lupton
1 Denise Fletcher
2 Margaret Oakley
3 Clare Coleman
4 Sue Rees
5 Martin Bluck
6 Martin Scott
7 Andy Gray
8 Edward Lupton (C)
1st 12 Spliced by All. Rung in memory of Doreen Irvine, mother of Gillian Bluck, who passed away on the 10th June 2019.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
Thursday, 20 June 2019
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Mary Broad
2 Victoria Palmer
3 Eleanor Baber
4 David Mountford
5 John Westwood (C)
6 Chris Carter
To celebrate the Diamond Wedding Anniversary today of Malcolm and Carol Skinner of Eastgrove Cottage.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Eckington, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Thursday, 20 June 2019 (14–0–26 in E)
40 Grandsire Doubles
1 Peter Moreton (C)
2 Liz Stavely
3 Christine Moreton
4 Kate Collingwood
5 Kath Cocks
6 Michael Warren
1st as conductor
Rung to celebrate the 90th birthday of the conductor

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Sunday, 23 June 2019 in 49m (18–2–8 in E)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples
Composed by Edward W Martin
1 Simon Beckett
2 Katrina Emery
3 Andrew R Gray
4 Alex J Parsons
5 David R Ingram
6 James M Stanton
7 Richard J Hurst (C)
8 Martyn J Wall
Rung after morning Eucharist to celebrate the first service as priest of Reverend Adam Hadley ordained in Worcester Cathedral on June 22nd
First in method - 6

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 23 June 2019 in 47m (10–1–2 in A)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Roy Williams (C)
2 Alison R Williams
3 Roy D Mills
4 Nigel Davis
5 Mark A Wilson
6 Paul R Smith
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Madresfield, Worcestershire
St Mary
Thursday, 27 June 2019 in 45m (9–2–1 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Andrew V Brown
2 Ian Panton
3 Steff Smith-Cooper
4 Geoff Titmuss
5 Nigel Davis
6 Paul R Smith (C)
To mark Steff's retirement and her imminent relocation to Dorset.
First Minor inside - 3.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
All Saints
Sunday, 30 June 2019 in 2h 59 (20–1–1)
5000 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by William Page
1 Robin J Walker
2 Di Sheppard
3 Richard B Pullin (C)
4 Steve Bowley
5 Clive R Sheppard
6 Paul R Smith
7 Alison R Williams
8 Andrew V Brown
9 Mark A Wilson
10 Ashley C Fortey
Rung to mark the centenary of the Treaty of Versailles, and using the same composition that was rung on these bells 100 years ago today in celebration of that event
Ringing World page reference: 5647.0706

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 1 July 2019 in 38m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1280 Double Dublin Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Bedford
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Stephen J Bedford (C)
3 Andrew V Brown
4 Roy Williams
5 Andrew D Evans
6 A J Barnfield
7 Rosie Marshall
8 Mike Seagrave
In memory of Doreen Irvine who passed away 10th June 2019, mother of Gillian Bluck and mother in law of Martin Bluck, who is a regular in the Monday morning band. Also remembering Michael Dueen, relative of Rosie, who passed away recently.
Ringing World page reference: 5800.0607

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Evesham, Worcestershire
The Bell Tower
Wednesday, 3 July 2019 in 3h 27 (14–3–26)
5021 Grandsire Caters
Composed by E Bennett
1 Alison R Williams
2 Rachel D Page
3 Roger H Hunt
4 Christopher M Povey
5 Simon E Adams
6 Martin B Penny
7 Nicholas K Allsopp
8 Christopher F Mew (C)
9 Richard Lewis-Skeath
10 Stephen Bowley
Rung on the light ten as a compliment to Chris Povey on his 70th birthday today.
Ringing World page reference: 5647.0703

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire
St Cassian
Thursday, 4 July 2019 in 47m (15–2–0 in E)
1288 Grandsire Triples
1 Judy Mountain
2 Cynthia Carlyle
3 Stella Smith
4 Nicola Piper
5 Rosie Marshall
6 Paul Marshall
7 Stuart D Piper (C)
8 Robert Carlyle
Rung to celebrate the Diamond Wedding Anniversary of Alan & Jean Beaumont this day, parents of 4.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Areley Kings, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Thursday, 4 July 2019 in 44m (8–1–3 in B♭)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Esther Lupton
2 Hilary Buckle
3 Anne Biddlecombe
4 Edward Lupton (C)
5 Chris Carter
6 Ian Gwilliam
Belated 91st Birthday Compliment to Bobbie Downing who sat and listened. On American Independence Day.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kinver, Staffordshire
St Peter
Friday, 5 July 2019 in 42m (12–2–24 in F♯)
1260 Mixed Doubles
Stedman, St Simon, Plain Bob, Grandsire
1 Christopher J Pickford (C)
2 Diane J Awkati
3 Heather E Pickford
4 John E Lawley
5 Andrew R Gray
6 Mo Awkati
Rung by request to celebrate the Golden Wedding Anniversary today of Joyce and Peter Prince

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
St Stephen, Barbourne
Sunday, 7 July 2019 in 43m (10–1–16 in G)
1320 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Gemma McGee
2 Alison Hodge
3 Karen Whyatt
4 Jenny Lawrence
5 Colin Ward
6 Richard J Clements (C)
First of treble bob 1
Congratulations to Ruth and George Morris on their 55th wedding anniversary this week

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Monday, 8 July 2019 in 44m (8–2–3 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Simon Beckett
2 Martyn Wall
3 James M Stanton
4 Alex J Parsons
5 John C Sutton
6 Richard J Hurst (C)
7 Jennifer Oakes

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 in 46m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1280 Phoebe Delight Major
Phoebe Delight &x34x18x12x38.14x12.3458x12x18 LH12
Composed by SMC32 Arr A J Barnfield
1 Paul Marshall
2 Stephen J Bedford (C)
3 Martin Bluck
4 Stella Smith
5 Edward Lupton
6 Rosie Marshall
7 Stephen Horton
8 Andrew Brown
First in the method. Named for the conductor’s elder Grandchild.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Spetchley, Worcestershire
All Saints
Friday, 12 July 2019 in 41m (6 in B♭)
1272 Single Court Place Minimus
1 Craig P Homewood
2 Paul R Smith (C)
3 Clive Sheppard
4 Ashley C Fortey
Marking 50 years of the Churches Conservation Trust, in which Spetchley is Vested.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
St Mary
Friday, 12 July 2019 in 43m (9–0–10 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 John Westwood
2 Esther Lupton
3 Stella Smith
4 Sarah Lupton
5 Edward Lupton
6 Clare Coleman (C)
First minor as conductor

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 14 July 2019 in 47m (10–1–2 in A)
1272 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
1 Sarah Haynes
2 Jennie Kimberley
3 Roy Williams
4 Nigel Davis
5 Mark A Wilson
6 Robin J Walker (C)
Entertaining the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 17 July 2019 in 46m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (14m)
96 each of CYSNBPRL plus Cornwall, Kenninghall, Painswick, Turramurra, Uxbridge & Lessness.
Composed by Sabre
Arranged by Edward Lupton
1 Sue Rees
2 Margaret Oakley
3 Denise Fletcher
4 Clare Coleman
5 Martin Bluck
6 Martin Scott
7 Andy Gray
8 Edward Lupton (C)
1st 14 Spliced for all.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Birmingham, West Midlands
St Laurence, Northfield
Saturday, 20 July 2019 in 3h 8 (14–1–13 in F♯)
5040 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
Composed by D G Hull (no. 7)
1 Nicola J Piper
2 Michael Chester
3 R Jean Nixon
4 Richard J Andrew
5 Stephen W Horton
6 Raymon A Sheasby
7 Catherine R Taylor (C)
8 Richard J Hurst
9 Stuart D Piper
10 Alexander P Frye
In memory of Lee Southall, a member of this band.
Ringing World page reference: 5651.0807

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Sunday, 21 July 2019 in 2h 53 (8–0–3 in F♯)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J J Parker (12-part, 7th obs)
1 Ioan B G Normington
2 Helen K Normington
3 Linda M Garton
4 John P Loveless
5 Mark A Wilson
6 Robin J Walker
7 William M Regan (C)
8 Andrew V Brown
Rung in memory of Alison Regan, mother of William, who called this composition for William's first peal.
First peal - 1.
First peal of Grandsire Triples inside - 2 and 7.
First peal as Conductor.
Ringing World page reference: 5650.0777

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 21 July 2019 in 40m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Reverse Canterbury Pleasure Place Minimus
1 Rosemary J Humphrey
2 Catherine M McLaren (C)
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Trevor J Sheppard
First as C in the method. Rung prior to Evening Service to the glory of God.
Farewell compliment, with our very best wishes, to Revd Allison Davies following her appointment to Vicar of the Benefice of Eckington and Defford cum Besford with Overbury. Allison was a worshipper in the Ipsley parish for many years prior to ordination.
Also Wedding compliment to Ronnie & Sam Quarton who were married in Birmingham on 13th July.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Spetchley, Worcestershire
All Saints
Thursday, 25 July 2019 in 47m (6 in B♭)
1272 Single Court Place Minimus
1 Robin J Walker
2 Mark A Wilson
3 Sarah Haynes
4 Paul R Smith (C)
To welcome Peter Aiers (The Churches Conservation Trusts Chief Executive Officer) to Spetchley on his "Great Steeple Chase". 50 Trust Churches in 50 hours to mark it's 50th Anniversary.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kinver, Staffordshire
St Peter
Thursday, 25 July 2019 in 43m (12–2–24 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Diane J Awkati
2 Kelise K L Hamilton
3 Heather E Pickford
4 John E Lawley
5 Christopher J Pickford (C)
6 Mo Awkati
First quarter inside for Kelise at first attempt. Dedicated to Natalie Cunningham for her 30th birthday on 24th July (daughter of Diane and cousin of
Kelise)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 28 July 2019 in 30m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1020 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Emma J Lynes
2 Catherine M McLaren
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
5 Barry D Humphrey
6 Trevor J Sheppard
A 'nearly' quarter, rung at the same time as a Baptism at home of a parishioner with very limited mobility who contacted the church after hearing the bells ring.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 28 July 2019 in 45m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Doubles (3m)
420 Plain Bob, 480 St Simon's & 360 St Martin's.
1 Janet Mann
2 Tim Munslow
3 Geoff Munslow
4 Chris Carter
5 David Mountford (C)
6 David Cropp
Rung before a special Evensong to celebrate the 35th Wedding Anniversary of Timothy and Joanne Richards of Grimley. With the best wishes of all the band.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 28 July 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Andrew V Brown
2 Paul Smith
3 Dave Cashmore
4 Nigel Davis
5 Roy D Mills
6 Paul R Smith (C)
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Friday, 2 August 2019 in 52m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Original Minor
Generated by Trident
1 Edward C W Lupton (C)
2 Jenny Walton
3 Stella Smith
4 John Westwood
5 Clive Sheppard
6 Steve Horton
First Original for all except conductor.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Salwarpe, Worcestershire
St Michael and All Angels
Saturday, 10 August 2019 in 46m (11–2–5 in A♭)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 x 540, 1 x 720.
1 Helen M Peberdy
2 Brian Wetherall
3 Mark Ingledew
4 Caspar G Peberdy
5 Jeffrey B Webb
6 Steve Townsend (C)
First Minor - 4.
For Salwarpe Fete

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 11 August 2019 in 43m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Doubles (7m/V)
240 Reverse Canterbury, 120 Southrepps, 120 Clifford's Pleasure, 240 Plain Bob, 120 Kennington, 120 April Day & 300 Grandsire.
1 John Haydon
2 John Westwood
3 Geoff Munslow
4 Chris Carter
5 Paul R Smith (C)
6 David Mountford
For Evensong.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ripple, Worcestershire
St Mary
Thursday, 15 August 2019 in 2h 53 (12–0–0 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
720 each: London, Durham, Westminster, Bourne, Surfleet, Norwich, Cambridge.
1 Alison R Williams
2 Richard B Pullin
3 Paul R Smith
4 Malcolm P Taylor
5 Darran Ricks (C)
6 Tom R Childs
Ringing World page reference: 5653.0848

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Longdon, Worcestershire
St Mary
Thursday, 15 August 2019 in 2h 41 (12 in F♯)
5040 Minor (7m)
720 each: College Bob IV D, Norwich S, St Clements CB, Kent TB, Double Oxford B, Cambridge S, Plain B.
1 Tom R Childs
2 Paul R Smith
3 Alison R Williams
4 Richard B Pullin
5 Darran Ricks (C)
6 Ashley C Fortey
Ringing World page reference: 5653.0848

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Malvern Link, Worcestershire
St Matthias
Saturday, 17 August 2019 in 3h 18 (16–2–3)
5025 Stedman Caters
Composed by R B Pullin
1 Darran Ricks
2 Roy D Mills
3 Clive R Sheppard
4 Richard B Pullin (C)
5 David C Parker
6 Alan E M Bagworth
7 Roger H Hunt
8 Stuart D Piper
9 John R Ridley
10 Paul R Smith
To mark the 25th anniversary of the augmentation of these bells to ten.
A compliment to Alan & Caroline Bagworth on celebrating their Golden Wedding Anniversary, Alan being a past tower captain here.
First peal of Stedman Caters - 5
Ringing World page reference: 5653.0848

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
Sunday, 18 August 2019
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Kate Andrew
2 Lucy Edwards
3 Eleanor Baber
4 Mary Broad
5 John Westwood (C)
6 Chris Carter
A tribute to Police Constable Andrew Harper. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 18 August 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Jennie Kimberley
2 Roy D Mills
3 Paul Smith
4 Nigel Davis
5 Roy Williams (C)
6 Paul R Smith
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Castlemorton, Worcestershire
St Gregory
Thursday, 22 August 2019 in 43m (6–3–18 in A)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Caroline Bagworth
2 Cathy Taylor
3 Alan E M Bagworth
4 Bryan Smith
5 Paul R Smith (C)
6 Sheila Andrews
With compliments to Bryan, celebrating his 80th birthday.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kinver, Staffordshire
St Peter
Saturday, 24 August 2019 (12–2–24 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Triples
Composed by Trident
1 Janet Horton
2 Rose Horton
3 Stella Smith
4 Esther Lupton
5 Sarah Lupton
6 Steve Horton
7 Edward Lupton (C)
8 Stephen J Bedford
First on 8 - 4th.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Spetchley, Worcestershire
All Saints
Tuesday, 27 August 2019 in 49m (6 in B♭)
1272 Single Court Place Minimus
1 Paul R Smith (C)
2 Richard Pullin
3 Robin J Walker
4 Mark A Wilson
Half-muffled ringing at the family's request, before, during & after the funeral service of Juliet Berkeley (of Spetchley Court & Berkeley Castle), held in the Court's Catholic Chapel adjacent to All Saints Church.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Salwarpe, Worcestershire
St Michael and All Angels
Friday, 30 August 2019 in 41m (11–2–5 in A♭)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Brian L Wetherall
2 Jeanetta Blake
3 David H Mountford (C)
4 John Westwood
5 Jeffrey B Webb (C)
6 A J Barnfield
In memory of Judith Ann Dear.
Jointly conducted by 3 and 5.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 1 September 2019 in 41m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Reverse Canterbury Place Minimus
1 Emma J Lynes
2 Catherine M McLaren
3 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Trevor J Sheppard
Rung to the glory of God on the back five prior to Evening Service.
Wedding compliments to Jo Higgett & Matthew Remes and Jennie Butler & James White.
Also Birthday compliment to Kate Bainbridge.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire
St David
Saturday, 7 September 2019 in 2h 57 (10–0–14 in G)
5184 Turramurra Surprise Major
Composed by R D S Brown
1 Christopher M Povey
2 Neil J Garner
3 Richard Lewis-Skeath
4 Rachel D Page
5 Steve Bowley
6 Roger H Hunt
7 Michael Chester (C)
8 Nicholas K Allsopp
Rung on the day of the 70th Anniversary Moreton Show.
Circled the tower: 8.
Ringing World page reference: 5656.0920

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Droitwich, Worcestershire
St Augustine, Dodderhill
Saturday, 7 September 2019 in 47m (18–2–4 in E♭)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Helen Peberdy
2 Stephen C Townsend
3 Jenny Walton
4 Mark Ingledew
5 John Westwood
6 Martin F Stallard (C)
7 Martyn Hills
8 Paul Mills
Rung for the Droitwich Spa town festival "Salt Day"

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 8 September 2019 in 44m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Tim Munslow
2 John Westwood
3 Geoff Munslow
4 Bob Bayliss
5 David Mountford
6 Dave Cropp
Rung before a special service to Celebrate the Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
With best wishes to Janet Mann who was to have rung in this attempt.
Jointly conducted. The Treble ringer calling the '60' followed by 2 to 6 calling 2 extents each.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 8 September 2019 in 47m (10–1–2 in A)
1284 Plain Bob Minor
1 Nigel Davis
2 Kate Collingwood
3 Paul Smith
4 Mark A Wilson
5 Darran Ricks (C)
6 Robin J Walker
Remembering Matthew Webb of Old Woking

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 11 September 2019 in 43m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (core7)
192 Each of Bristol, London, Cambridge, Yorkshire, Superlative, Lessness, Cornwall. 38COM.
Generated by Sabre
1 John D Neal
2 Clare Coleman
3 Stella C Smith
4 Stephen J Bedford
5 Andrew V Brown
6 Stephen Horton
7 Martin Bluck
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire
St Cassian
Wednesday, 11 September 2019 (15–2–0 in E)
Rounds and Call Changes
(Devon 8 bell test piece)
1 Nicola Piper (C)
2 Pam Cummins
3 Jane Atkinson
4 David Hickman-Smith
5 Gillian Finch
6 Harry Grove
7 Mark J Page
8 Stuart Piper
Rung to mark the 50th Anniversary of The Friends of St Cassian's.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Upper Arley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Friday, 13 September 2019 in 40m (8–1–23 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Rosemary A Lawley
2 Linda Perkins
3 Jane Chapman
4 Richard J Hurst (C)
5 John E Lawley
6 Martin Bluck
Rung to celebrate Living Springs’ 30th Anniversary and to mark Jane’s retirement from the post of Chief Executive of this successful Charity; a position Jane has held for the full thirty years.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 15 September 2019 in 38m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Plain Bob Minimus
1 Catherine M McLaren
2 Rosemary J Humphrey
3 Christopher W Tennant (C)
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Pauline Eldridge
First as a C.
Rung on the front five prior to Evening Worship to celebrate lay ministry in the parish - from Licensed Lay Ministers to bellringers, Open the Book team to those who look after the grounds, Messy Church helpers to sidespeople and much more.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 15 September 2019 in 49m (10–1–2 in A)
1295 Plain Bob Minor
1 Nigel Davis
2 Kate Collingwood
3 Alan E Bagworth
4 Paul Smith
5 Sarah Haynes
6 Andrew V Brown (C)
To entertain the visitors to Croome.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Colwall, Herefordshire
St James the Great
Sunday, 15 September 2019 in 46m (10–1–5 in G)
1344 Plain Bob Major
1 Gemma McGee
2 Karen Whyatt
3 Helen Normington
4 Alison Hodge
5 Ioan Normington
6 Robin Riches
7 James Normington
8 Richard J Clements (C)
1 and 5 - 1st of major.
Marking Karen's birthday this week.
Special thanks to Robin who only came to unlock and stood in when we met one short.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
St John-in-Bedwardine
Saturday, 21 September 2019 in 2h 52 (15–1–16)
5088 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Forster
1 Paul R Smith
2 Roger H Hunt
3 Geoffrey M Brewin
4 David C Parker
5 Alan E M Bagworth
6 Richard B Pullin (C)
7 Alison R Williams
8 William M Regan
For the Feast of Matthew the Apostle.
Marking the 35th anniversary of the closure of St. John's School, opposite this church. The treble ringer was a pupil there.
Officially circled the tower three times - 1.
Ringing World page reference: 5658.0968

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 22 September 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Heather E Pickford
2 Roy Williams (C)
3 Mark A Wilson
4 Robin J Walker
5 Paul R Smith
6 Christopher J Pickford
Entertaining the damp visitors at Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Cookley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Thursday, 26 September 2019 in 42m (5–2–16 in C)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Marion Franklin
2 Jane Chapman
3 Sue Geens (C)
4 John E Lawley
5 Andrew R Gray (C)
6 Les Franklin
Rung to celebrate the 60th wedding anniversary, this day, of Les & Marion (bells 1 & 6).

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Eckington, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Sunday, 29 September 2019 in 43m (14–0–26 in E)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Maxine Harrison (Advanced Nurse Practitioner)
2 Kate Collingwood
3 Tony Cocks
4 John Day
5 Kath Thomas (GP) (C)
6 Lucy Wilson (Practice Nurse)
First quarter peal 6
Rung by staff and patients from Abbottswood Medical Centre to mark Kath''s retirement after 31 years with the practice.
100 years on remembering the millions of people who died in the flu epidemic of 1918/19, especially Cissie Parker Kath's great aunt who died aged 32

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 30 September 2019 in 38m (9)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (8 Methods)
Composed by Julian Morgan
1 Mark A Wilson
2 Paul Marshall
3 Rosie Marshall
4 Stephen J Bedford
5 Martin Bluck
6 A J Barnfield
7 Andrew V Brown (C)
8 Hilda Ridley
In memory of Ena Thorns, Rosie’s mother.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Powick, Worcestershire
St Peter
Wednesday, 2 October 2019 in 47m (19–1–19 in E♭)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Mary Ward
2 Sarah Haynes
3 Nigel Davis
4 Roger Gurney
5 Paul R Smith (C)
6 Dave Cashmore
To celebrate the Golden Wedding Anniversarys of Roger & Sally Gurney (25/07/69), John & Rosemary Hubbard (07/09/69) and Colin & Mary Ward (13/09/69).

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Dodderhill, Worcestershire
St Augustine of Canterbury
Saturday, 5 October 2019 in 3h 18 (18–2–4)
5152 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by R B Pullin (no. 5)
1 Catherine R Taylor
2 Richard J Hurst
3 Alan E M Bagworth
4 David C Parker
5 Paul R Smith
6 Richard B Pullin (C)
7 Stephen W Horton
8 William M Regan
Celebrating Harvest Time.
50th peal - 4
First peal of Kent - 1,2,4,6,8
First peal of Kent on the bells
Ringing World page reference: 5660.1017

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Sunday, 6 October 2019 in 45m (18–2–8 in E)
1260 Union Triples
Composed by R William Willans
1 Katrina Emery
2 Stella C Smith
3 David R Ingram
4 Alex J Parsons
5 Rosie Marshall
6 William M Regan
7 Richard J Hurst (C)
8 Martyn J Wall
A Wedding Anniversary Compliment to Stephen and Penny Bedford.
First in method by all the band.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
Sunday, 6 October 2019
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Lucy Edwards
2 Geoff Munslow
3 David Mountford
4 Dave Cropp
5 John Westwood (C)
6 Bob Bayliss
Rung open to celebrate the life of Gloria Jordan, long-time resident of the village, on the eve of her funeral service at the crematorium.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 6 October 2019 in 41m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Canterbury Place Minimus
1 Catherine M McLaren
2 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey
5 Trevor J Sheppard
Rung to the glory of God on the back five prior to Harvest Evening Praise.
First in the method for all.
90th Birthday compliment to Tony Nicholas, husband of the churchwarden, Linda.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 6 October 2019 in 44m (10–1–2 in A)
1274 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Stuart Hennessey-Childs
2 Mark A Wilson
3 Robin J Walker
4 Alexandra Hajok
5 Darran Ricks (C)
6 Paul R Smith
First quarter away from cover: 1
To entertain the visitors to ‘sunny’ Croome.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Great Hampton, Worcestershire
St Andrew
Saturday, 12 October 2019 in 2h 56 (12–2–4 in F♯)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by M B Davies
1 Michael Chester (C)
2 Roger H Hunt
3 Rachel D Page
4 Nicholas K Allsopp
5 Henry J Stephenson
6 Neil J Garner
7 Steve Bowley
8 Alison R Williams
Rung for the 50th anniversary of Roger’s first peal, Grandsire Triples rung on these bells, 11/10/69. Also remembering Gerald Hemming 70 years on from his first peal, also Grandsire Triples rung on these bells, 16/7/49. Both ringers were taught to ring in this tower.
First on 8 and of surprise: 5. Circled the tower: 1.
The 350th peal in the tower.
Ringing World page reference: 5661.1039

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Yarkhill, Herefordshire
St John the Baptist
Sunday, 13 October 2019 in 44m (4–1–27 in D)
1344 Plain Bob Major
1 Ioan Normington
2 Helen Normington
3 Gemma McGee
4 Alison Hodge
5 Ian Panton
6 Trevor Still
7 James Normington
8 Richard Clements (C)
3 - First of major inside
Thanks to Trevor who stood in at short notice.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Sunday, 13 October 2019 in 46m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1260 Doubles
Reverse Canterbury (660), Southrepps (600)
1 Tim Munslow
2 John Westwood
3 Chris Carter
4 Bob Bayliss
5 David Mountford
6 David Cropp (C)
To celebrate the life of Gerald Case, a good friend of the conductor, who passed away this week; and as a compliment to Janet, Keith and Phil

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 in 43m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1344 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
384 Superlative, Cornwall; 288 Bristol, Turramurra. 99 CRU; 32 COM.
Generated by Cutlass
1 Janet Horton
2 Stella C Smith
3 Rosie Marshall
4 Stephen J Bedford
5 Stephen W Horton
6 Andrew V Brown
7 Martin Bluck
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Belbroughton, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 in 40m (9–3–24 in G)
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 David W Struckett
2 Stella C Smith
3 Andrew R Gray
4 Stephen J Bedford
5 Paul J Marshall
6 Rosie Marshall (C)
Rung in memory of Jenny Billington, wife of Don, one of our ringers, on the day of her funeral. First in method: 5, 6.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 20 October 2019 in 41m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Emma J Lynes
2 Catherine M McLaren
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Rosemary J Humphrey (C)
5 Barry D Humphrey
6 Trevor J Sheppard
Rung to the glory of God prior to evening service in thanksgiving for the lives of Hilda Russell and Dave Chart, both members of the local church.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Bretforton, Worcestershire
St Leonard
Saturday, 26 October 2019 in 2h 52 (8–3–11)
5152 Kent Treble Bob Major
Composed by R B Pullin (no. 5)
1 Michael Chester
2 Rachel D Page
3 Darran Ricks
4 Neil J Garner
5 Nicholas K Allsopp
6 Alison R Williams
7 Richard B Pullin (C)
8 Roger H Hunt
A Birthday Compliment today to local ringers Bill Boyce (81) and Roger Hunt (71).
Circled the tower (in 8 peals) - 8.
First peal of Kent - 2,3,4,8.
First peal of Kent on the bells.
Ringing World page reference: 5664.1111

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Belbroughton, Worcestershire
Holy Trinity
Wednesday, 30 October 2019 in 42m (9–3–24 in G)
1272 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Stella C Smith
2 Esther Lupton
3 Rose Horton
4 Rosie Marshall
5 Stephen Horton
6 Edward C W Lupton (C)
1st Norwich - 2nd. Rung to Celebrate John Westley's 80th Birthday.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Thursday, 31 October 2019 in 2h 50 (10–1–2 in A)
5040 Minor (7m)
720 each: Single Oxford B, Kent TB, Cambridge S, Double Oxford B, St Clements CB, Single Canterbury Pleasure B, Plain B.
1 Ashley C Fortey
2 Hilda C Ridley
3 Richard B Pullin
4 Alison R Williams
5 Darran Ricks (C)
6 Paul R Smith
To mark the Churches Conservation Trust's 50th anniversary. St Mary's has been cared for by the Trust for 45 years.
Some "extra" entertainment for the visitors to Croome Park.
Ringing World page reference: 5664.1111

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Saturday, 2 November 2019 in 48m (8–2–3 in A)
1260 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J.J. Parker (7th obs)
1 Simon Beckett
2 David R Ingram
3 Stella C Smith
4 Andrew R Gray
5 David Chiswell
6 John C Sutton
7 Alex J Parsons (C)
8 Martyn J Wall
For "Journey through Time" event in the church
1st of triples as conductor.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 3 November 2019 in 47m (10–1–2 in A)
1296 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Jennie Kimberley
2 Paul R Smith
3 Nigel Davis
4 Roy Williams (C)
5 Andrew V Brown
6 Robin J Walker
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.
Best Wishes to Mark Wilson for his birthday, today.
Robin's 50th QP on this tenor.
Jennie's 100th QP in the tower.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Salford Priors, Warwickshire
St Matthew
Saturday, 9 November 2019 in 2h 52 (15–0–14 in F♯)
5088 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by D F Morrison (No. 565)
1 Michael Probert
2 Neil J Garner
3 Rachel D Page
4 Roger H Hunt
5 Steve Bowley
6 Robert Tregillus
7 Roderic K Bickerton
8 Michael Chester (C)
Ringing World page reference: 5665.1134

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
All Saints
Sunday, 10 November 2019 in 3h 6 (20–1–1)
5003 Grandsire Caters
Composed by William Page
1 Di Sheppard
2 Robin J Walker
3 Paul R Smith
4 Clive R Sheppard
5 Steve Bowley
6 Richard B Pullin (C)
7 Richard Lewis-Skeath
8 Mark A Wilson
9 Andrew V Brown
10 Alison R Williams
Rung open to mark the anniversary of the Armistice, and using the same composition that was rung on these bells on 11th November 1918 in celebration of that event.
200th peal for the association - 3.
Ringing World page reference: 5667.1185

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Mary, Old Swinford
Sunday, 10 November 2019 in 51m (10–3–12 in F♯)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Christopher Lees
2 Katrina Emery
3 Georgina Pearson
4 David R Ingram
5 John C Sutton
6 Alex J Parsons
7 Richard J Hurst (C)
8 Anthony G Lloyd
Rung half-muffled for Evensong on Remembrance Sunday

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Ipsley, Worcestershire
St Peter
Sunday, 10 November 2019 in 40m (9–2–13 in G♯)
1272 Reverse Canterbury Place Minimus
1 Amber D Johnston-Humphrey
2 Rosemary J Humphrey
3 Christopher W Tennant
4 Barry D Humphrey (C)
5 Trevor J Sheppard
Rung half-muffled on the back five for Remembrance Sunday
First half-muffled and in method - 1.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 11 November 2019 in 39m (9–0–18)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Paul Marshall
2 Mike Seagrave
3 Rosie Marshall
4 Stephen J Bedford
5 Hilda Ridley
6 Andrew D Evans (C)
Rung for Armistice Day. 1500th Quarter Peal 5

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 in 44m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1314 Painswick Surprise Major
Composed by Trident
1 John D Neal
2 Andrew V Brown
3 Martin Bluck
4 Stella C Smith
5 Rosie Marshall
6 Stephen W Horton
7 Maurice G Ingram
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Great Hampton, Worcestershire
St Andrew
Saturday, 16 November 2019 in 2h 51 (12–2–4)
5011 Spliced Triples and Major (2m)
2688 Plain Bob Major, 2323 Grandsire Triples, with 1 change of method
Composed by R B Pullin (no. 5)
1 Nicholas C R Cronin
2 J Anthony Ellis
3 Sue Robinson
4 Steve Bowley
5 David C Parker
6 Richard B Pullin (C)
7 Paul R Smith
8 Andrew V Brown
First peal of Triples & Major by all the band, on the bells and in the county.
In fond memory of John S Barnes.
Ringing World page reference: 5669.1256

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 17 November 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Phillip Barker-Brown
2 Jennie Kimberley
3 Nigel Davis
4 Dave Cashmore
5 Mark A Wilson
6 Paul R Smith (C)
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire
St Cassian
Sunday, 17 November 2019 in 48m (15–2–0 in E)
1288 Grandsire Triples
1 Stephanie Beaumont
2 Nicola Piper
3 Cynthia Carlyle
4 Stella C Smith
5 David W Struckett
6 Robert W Carlyle
7 Stuart D Piper (C)
8 Richard Beaumont
First Quarter - 1.
Rung to celebrate the life of Alan Beaumont (1931-2019), a former ringer at this tower, with the band including his son (8), daughter (2), grand-daughter (1) and son-in-law (7).
With thanks to Stephanie for standing in at the last minute, lightly minded in her first QP (not having rung Grandsire Triples before) by a guardian angel: Stephen Bedford.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Earls Croome, Worcestershire
St Nicholas
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 in 2h 48 (8–0–10 in A♯)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
7 different extents
1 John Hyden
2 Clarissa J E Caroe
3 Nicholas C R Cronin
4 Heather E Pickford
5 Christopher J Pickford
6 Richard J Clements (C)
50th anniversary of first peal (2) - same method and same bell. 2-6 were contemporary ringing learners in Worcestershire. The band wish to associate the peal with John Clements (who conducted the original peal), Geoffrey Bagley and George Morris (who both rang in the peal).
Rung on the wedding anniversary of HM Queen Elizabeth II.
Ringing World page reference: 5668.1212

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
St Mary
Friday, 22 November 2019 (9–0–10 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Lucy Edwards
2 Paul R Smith
3 Chris Carter
4 Mary Broad (C)
5 Martin Curren
6 Jacob Edwards
A 70th birthday celebration for John Westwood, Tower captain of St. Mary's, Shrawley and father of (4).
1,3,4,6 taught to ring by John

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Droitwich, Worcestershire
St Peter
Saturday, 23 November 2019 in 44m (9½ in G)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
720, 540; singles only.
1 Helen Peberdy
2 Jenny Walton
3 Rosemary Clive
4 Caspar G Peberdy
5 Jeffrey B Webb
6 Steve Townsend (C)
70th birthday compliment to John Westwood, Tower Captain of Shrawley.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
St Mary
Sunday, 24 November 2019 in 45m (9–0–10 in G)
1320 St Clements College Bob Minor
1 Chris Carter
2 Jenny Walton
3 John Westwood
4 David Mountford
5 Jason Fisher
6 Edward C W Lupton (C)
In celebration of John's 70th birthday

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 24 November 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Nigel Davis
2 Geoff Titmuss
3 Pat Hickey
4 Stuart Hennessey
5 Sarah Haynes
6 Paul R Smith (C)
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Colwall, Herefordshire
St James the Great
Sunday, 24 November 2019 in 46m (10–1–5)
1378 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by R Pullin
1 Karen Whyatt
2 Alison Hodge
3 Helen Normington
4 Clare Bellis
5 James Normington
6 William N Evans
7 Gareth Jones
8 Richard Pullin (C)
First quarter of Lincolnshire - 2

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Rock, Worcestershire
St Peter and St Paul
Saturday, 30 November 2019 in 45m (12–3–26 in F)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Esther Lupton
2 Clare Coleman
3 Sarah Lupton
4 Andy Gray
5 Jason Fisher
6 Edward Lupton (C)
Rung prior to the Licensing and Installation of Revd Sallie Butcher.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Stourbridge, West Midlands
St Thomas
Sunday, 1 December 2019 in 50m (18–2–8 in E)
1344 Plain Bob Triples
Composed by Donald F Morrison (no 2302)
1 Martyn Wall
2 Katrina Emery
3 Andrew R Gray
4 Alan Roberts
5 Alex J Parsons
6 Simon Beckett
7 Richard J Hurst (C)
8 Colin J Hill
For Advent Carol Service
First on 8 inside - 6

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Great Malvern, Worcestershire
Priory Church of St Mary and St Michael
Sunday, 1 December 2019 in 49m (21–0–3 in E)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 C Jane James
2 David A James
3 Gemma C McGee
4 Stephen Littlewood
5 Trevor Still
6 John Drage
7 W David Roskelly (C)
8 Paul X Lewis
Rung for the Advent Carol Service and in support of the Worcestershire & Dudley Historic Churches Trust.
First QP in method (2); First QP on triples inside (3); First QP in tower (4); First QP on tenor (8).

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 1 December 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 E Anne Hone
2 Kate Collingwood
3 Nigel Davis
4 Andy Wilson
5 Robin J Walker
6 Paul R Smith (C)
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park, on Advent Sunday.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Saturday, 7 December 2019 in 47m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1280 Plain Bob Major
View composition
1 Stephen J Bedford
2 Esther Lupton
3 Clare Coleman
4 Edward C W Lupton (C)
5 Di Sheppard
6 Clive Sheppard
7 Sarah Lupton
8 Stella Smith
First blows in Bob Major - 2nd.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 8 December 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Minor
1 Phillip Barker-Brown
2 Martyn Hills
3 Mark A Wilson
4 Nigel Davis
5 Geoff Titmuss
6 Paul R Smith (C)
5: First in method.
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Grimley, Worcestershire
St Bartholomew
Monday, 9 December 2019 in 45m (12–0–14 in F♯)
1280 3 Method Doubles
600 St Martin's, 600 St Simon's & 80 Grandsire
1 Tim Munslow
2 Geoff Munslow
3 David Mountford
4 Bob Bayliss
5 Martin Curren (C)
6 Jim Wheeler
Rung to celebrate 80 years of the Wainwright family at The Camp Inn. Also with best wishes to Jim Wainwright and thanks for many hours of excellent hospitality and good beer!

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 11 December 2019 in 44m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1282 Turramurra Surprise Major
View composition
1 John D Neal
2 Stephen W Horton
3 Stephen J Bedford
4 Stella C Smith
5 Martin Bluck
6 Andrew V Brown
7 Gareth B R Jones
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)
First blows in Method - 7th. Rung as a compliment to Richard Pinsent on gaining a place in the National Childrens Orchestra.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Shrawley, Worcestershire
St Mary
Friday, 13 December 2019 in 67m (9–0–10 in G)
2019 4 Method Doubles
480 each Plain Bob, St Martin's, St Simon's & Grandsire + a '99' (of Grandsire).
1 John Westwood
2 Geoff Munslow
3 Mary Broad
4 Martin Curren
5 David Mountford (C)
6 Chris Carter
Birthday compliment to Mary.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Malvern Link, Worcestershire
St Matthias
Sunday, 15 December 2019 in 47m (16–2–3)
1280 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
Composed by R Pullin
1 Alison Hodge
2 Helen Normington
3 Clare Bellis
4 Stephen Littlewood
5 James Normington
6 William N Evans
7 Richard Pullin (C)
8 Ian Panton
Rung prior to the Christingle Service, and to mark the 100th anniversary of the first peal of Double Norwich on these bells on 27th December 1919. We did not trouble to emulate a full peal!
First QP of Double Norwich: 3,6

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 15 December 2019 in 45m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Single Canterbury Pleasure Bob Minor
1 Stuart Hennessey
2 Di Sheppard
3 Nigel Davis
4 Paul Smith
5 Clive Sheppard
6 Paul R Smith (C)
70th Birthday compliment to Paul Smith (ringing the 4th).
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Tuesday, 17 December 2019 in 46m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1250 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Generated by Trident
1 Stephen J Bedford
2 Stella C Smith
3 Clive Sheppard
4 Jason M Fisher
5 Stephen W Horton
6 John D Neal
7 Andrew F Mitchell
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)
1st Yorkshire - 7th. With best wishes for a speedy recovery to Judy Mountain.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Morville, Shropshire
St Gregory
Wednesday, 18 December 2019 in 44m (8–0–3 in F♯)
1280 Spliced Surprise Major (6m)
Cornwall, Kenninghall, Painswick, Turramurra, Cambridge, Yorkshire.
Composed by Cutlass
1 Margaret Oakley
2 Stephen W Horton
3 Denise Fletcher
4 Martin Bluck
5 Clare Coleman
6 Martin D Scott
7 Andrew R Gray
8 Edward C W Lupton (C)

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Kempsey, Worcestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Thursday, 19 December 2019 in 47m (15–0–0 in E)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Phil Barker-Brown
2 Robin J Walker
3 Paul R Smith
4 Mark A Wilson
5 Darran Ricks (C)
6 Roy Williams
7 Ashley C Fortey
8 Dave Cashmore
Rung for the Kempsey Primary School Carol Service, conducted by one of the class teachers.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Clifton upon Teme, Worcestershire
St Kenelm
Thursday, 19 December 2019 (10–0–10 in F)
2019 Doubles
Date Touch. 2019 changes of Plain Bob Doubles and Grandsire Doubles.
1 Mike Snelling
2 Martin Curren
3 David Mountford
4 Chris Carter
5 Martin Stallard (C)
6 Dave Cropp

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
St John-in-Bedwardine
Saturday, 21 December 2019 in 3h (15–1–16)
5216 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by R B Pullin
1 Richard B Pullin (C)
2 Paul R Smith
3 David C Parker
4 Steve Bowley
5 Roger H Hunt
6 Darran Ricks
7 Stuart D Piper
8 Christopher J Pickford
For the feast of Thomas the Apostle.
The 8500th peal for the association.
Ringing World page reference: 5672.0036

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Powick, Worcestershire
St Peter
Monday, 23 December 2019 in 3h 10 (19–1–19 in E♭)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
One extent each: Carlisle, Hull, Annabel's London, London, Wells, Norwich, Cambridge.
Composed by Traditional
1 Paul R Smith
2 Ashley C Fortey
3 Christopher J Pickford
4 Richard B Pullin
5 Daniel Jones (C)
6 Tom R Childs
Rung for Christmas.
Birthday compliments to Nicholas D Brown.
350th peal: 1
Ringing World page reference: 5673.0067

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire
St Mary Magdalene
Sunday, 29 December 2019 in 46m (10–1–2 in A)
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 Ruth Bagley
2 Rachel Bagley
3 Mike Seagrave
4 Nigel Davis
5 Paul R Smith
6 David P Bagley (C)
To entertain the visitors to Croome Park.

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Pershore, Worcestershire
St Andrew's Centre
Monday, 30 December 2019 in 39m (9–0–18 in G♯)
1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples
1 Andrew V Brown
2 Stuart D Piper
3 Mike Seagrave
4 Rosie Marshall
5 Stephen J Bedford
6 Roy Williams
7 Paul Marshall (C)
8 A J Barnfield
80th Quarter on the stool since the implant broke: 1

Worcestershire & Districts Association
Hanbury, Worcestershire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 31 December 2019 in 48m (12–1–15 in F♯)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Alma Grazebrook
2 A Elizabeth Holbeche
3 Rosemary Clive
4 Jenny Walton
5 Stella C Smith
6 Jeffrey B Webb
7 Stephen C Townsend (C)
8 Mark Ingledew
First after 13 years - 2.
Noting the passing of 80 years since the casting of the present ring - 1939.
(By representatives of the local Sunday Service band.)