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Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Tuesday, 4 January 1977
1260 Plain Bob Minor
1 D R Brazier
2 J F Olney
3 D A Eddy
4 C Catlin
5 T P Harris
6 D J Jeeves (C)
Half-muffled in memoriam Malcolm Trustram Eve, Lord Silsoe.
First Quarter Peal as Conductor

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Friday, 7 January 1977
1296 Spliced Cambridge and Ipswich Surprise Minor
1 D R Brazier
2 R J Sharp
3 T R Harris (C)
4 D J Jeeves
5 C Catlin
6 T P Harris
First Spliced Surprise by all except 2.
For Epiphany
100th Quarter Peal for the Guild - 3

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Monday, 10 January 1977 in 3h 18 (28–3–6 in D)
5079 Stedman Caters
Composed by Arthur Knights
1 Kathleen A Marriott
2 W Eric Critchley
3 Shelagh R Melville
4 Ian D Harris
5 Anthony R Carter
6 Jeremy Piron
7 Robert L Piron
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 J Alan Ainsworth
10 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Saturday, 15 January 1977
1260 Doubles (4m/v)
1 D R Brazier
2 T R Harris
3 R J Sharp (C)
4 T P Harris
5 C Catlin
6 D J Jeeves
For the 25th anniversary of the first quarter on the bells, in which ringers of 1, 3 and 4 rang the same bells as in 1952.

Bedfordshire Association
Ampthill, Bedfordshire
St Andrew
Thursday, 20 January 1977 (13–3–6 in A♭)
1296 Norwich Surprise Minor
1 Christine Murphy
2 J W Yates
3 D J Jeeves
4 R J Sharp (C)
5 T P Harris
6 T R Harris
First Quarter of Norwich by ringers of 1 and 2

Bedfordshire Association
Meldreth, Cambridgeshire
Holy Trinity
Saturday, 22 January 1977 in 2h 41 (10–1–13 in F♯)
5152 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
1280 each London, Cambridge, Superlative, 1312 Bristol; 112 changes of method, all the work
Composed by Albert J Pitman
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Avril Ivin
3 Jeremy Piron
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Martyn J Marriott
6 John G Gipson
7 Jonathan R B Speed
8 Stephen J Ivin (C)
A birthday compliment to Joan Gipson.

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Wednesday, 26 January 1977 in 2h 42 (10–2–14 in G)
5024 Verulam Surprise Major
Composed by N J Pitstow
1 Robert L Piron
2 Christine M Carter
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Ian D Harris
5 Jeremy Piron
6 Martyn J Marriott
7 Anthony R Carter
8 Stephen J Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Flitton, Bedfordshire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 29 January 1977 in 2h 35 (6–0–5 in B)
5040 Plain Minor (7m)
1 extent each College B, Hereward B, Double B, Oxford B, Double Oxford B, St Clement's CB & Plain B.
1 James H Edwards
2 Ann M Fletcher
3 Michael R Spencer
4 Roy W Spencer
5 J Crawford Allen
6 Keith D Waples (C)
Most Minor M - 5.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Saturday, 5 February 1977 in 3h 19 (28–3–6 in D)
5021 Grandsire Caters
Composed by S Ivin
1 Ian D Harris
2 Lynda M Lazzerini
3 Anthony H Smith
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Martyn J Marriott
6 David W F Lazzerini
7 Robert L Piron
8 Jonathan R B Speed
9 Jeremy Piron
10 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Clifton, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Monday, 7 February 1977 in 2h 44 (10–0–6 in A♭)
5088 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Kathleen A Marriott
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Martin Major
5 Ian D Harris
6 Jeremy Piron
7 Anthony H Smith (C)
8 Stephen J Ivin

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Wednesday, 9 February 1977 in 2h 39 (10–2–14 in G)
5056 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by W Harrison
1 Stephen J Ivin (C)
2 Christine M Carter
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Ian D Harris
5 Thomas R Harris
6 Jeremy Piron
7 Martyn J Marriott
8 Anthony R Carter

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Sunday, 13 February 1977 in 3h 20 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 Bristol Surprise Royal
1 Christine M Carter
2 Avril Ivin
3 Shelagh R Melville
4 Kathleen A Marriott
5 Ian D Harris
6 Jeremy Piron
7 Robert L Piron
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Anthony R Carter
10 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Henlow, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 19 February 1977 in 2h 52 (14½ in F♯)
5040 Minor (4m)
1 extent St.Clement's, 2 each Single Oxford Bob, Double Oxford Bob, and Plain Bob
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Owen A Davis
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Sheila I Smith
5 J Rodney Pagdin
6 Trevor W Groom (C)
Birthday compliment to Neil J Shelvey.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Saturday, 19 February 1977 in 3h 18 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 Bristol Surprise Royal
1 Avril Ivin
2 S Kathleen M Baldwin
3 Jeremy Piron
4 Ian D Harris
5 Roger Baldwin
6 Frank W Rivett
7 Robert L Piron
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Wallington, Hertfordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 26 February 1977 in 2h 43 (8–1–25 in A♭)
5040 Minor (8m)
8 Methods: (1) College, (2) Wavertree, (3) Childwall, (4) St.Clement's, (5) Double Oxford, (6) Thelwall, (7) Oxford Bob and Plain Bob
1 James H Edwards
2 Ann M Fletcher
3 Michael R Spencer
4 Roy W Spencer
5 J Crawford Allen
6 Keith D Waples (C)
Most Methods - 2, 3, 5, and 6.
Engagement compliment to Jenny Wildman and Barry Thompson.

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Wednesday, 2 March 1977 in 2h 41 (10–2–14 in G)
5088 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Christine M Carter
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Ian D Harris
5 Anthony H Smith (C)
6 Robert L Piron
7 Martyn J Marriott
8 Anthony R Carter
81st birthday compliment to John Church (Clifton).

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Sunday, 6 March 1977 in 3h 21 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by W Pye
1 Avril Ivin
2 Kathleen A Marriott
3 Charlotte M Smith
4 James W Yates
5 Anthony H Smith
6 Clifford W Izzard
7 Robert L Piron
8 Stephen Ivin (C)
9 Jonathan R B Speed
10 C Michael Orme
1st of Royal - 4. In memoriam Miss C E Willers.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Monday, 14 March 1977 in 3h 21 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 London No. 3 Surprise Royal
Composed by C K Lewis
1 Jeremy Piron
2 Lynda M Lazzerini
3 Anthony H Smith
4 W Eric Critchley
5 Ian D Harris
6 David W F Lazzerini
7 Robert L Piron
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 Stephen Ivin (C)
1st of London Royal - 2 & 6.

Bedfordshire Association
Watford, Hertfordshire
15 Harford Drive
Wednesday, 16 March 1977 in 2h 25
5088 Glasgow Surprise Major
Composed by C K Lewis
1–2 S Kathleen M Baldwin
3–4 Christopher W Woolley
5–6 Roger Baldwin (C)
7–8 Stephen J Ivin

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Wednesday, 23 March 1977 in 2h 36 (10–2–14 in G)
5056 Xcalax Surprise Major
Composed by Middleton's
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Christine M Carter
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Ian D Harris
5 Anthony H Smith (C)
6 Martin Major
7 Martyn J Marriott
8 Mark Regan
Completes the Surprise Major Alphabet: 3.

Bedfordshire Association
Ampthill, Bedfordshire
St Andrew
Saturday, 26 March 1977 in 2h 40 (13–3–6 in A♭)
5040 Minor (7m)
One extent each of Double Oxford, St.Clement's, Single Oxford, Plain Bob, Cambridge Surprise, Oxford TB, and Kent TB
1 C Edward Jeffries (C)
2 Ralph Chapman
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Robert L Piron
5 Jeremy Piron
6 Clifford W Izzard
A wedding compliment to Judy Hiddlestone and Christopher D Chapman, married earlier this day in Wellington, New Zealand.

Bedfordshire Association
Kensworth, Bedfordshire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 29 March 1977 in 2h 33 (3–3–16 in E♭)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (20m)
(1) Carlisle, Chester, Munden; (2) Alnwick, Newcastle; (3) Rossendale, Stamford; (4) London, Wells, Cunecastre; (5) Cambridge, Primrose, Ipswich, Norfolk, Bourne, Hull; (6) York, Durham; (7) Beverley, Surfleet.
1 David Redfearn
2 Dorothea M Robotham
3 Lucy Shepherd
4 Alan M Shepherd
5 Stephen D Chandler
6 John R Mayne (C)
Most M - 2 & 4.

Bedfordshire Association
Bromham, Bedfordshire
St Owen
Saturday, 2 April 1977 in 3h 5 (22–3–18 in D)
5024 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by Dennis Knox
1 C Edward Jeffries
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Jeremy Piron
4 Ian D Harris
5 Robert L Piron
6 Stephen H Stanford
7 Clifford W Izzard
8 Stephen Ivin (C)
Ruby wedding compliment to Mr and Mrs Horace Gilbert (Kempston).

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Sunday, 3 April 1977 in 3h 23 (28–3–6 in D)
5021 Grandsire Caters
Composed by S Ivin
1 Jeremy Piron
2 Lynda M Lazzerini
3 James W Yates
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Ian D Harris
6 David W F Lazzerini
7 Robert L Piron
8 Mark Regan
9 Stephen H Stanford
10 Stephen Ivin (C)
900th peal - 10. Ruby wedding compliment to Mr and Mrs George Amor.

Bedfordshire Association
Watford, Hertfordshire
15 Harford Drive
Monday, 4 April 1977 in 2h 22
5152 London Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1–2 S Kathleen M Baldwin
3–4 Stephen J Ivin
5–6 Roger Baldwin (C)
7–8 Mark Regan
First of London in hand: 7-8

Bedfordshire Association
St Neots, Cambridgeshire
St Mary
Monday, 11 April 1977 in 3h 25 (29–2–13 in D♭)
5024 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Richard A Knight
4 Jeremy Piron
5 Ian D Harris
6 Simon A Rudd
7 David A O Hope
8 Mark Regan (C)
100th Peal - 4.

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Monday, 11 April 1977 in 2h 48 (10–2–14 in G)
5056 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Ronald J Sharp
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Kathleen A Marriott
4 Ian D Harris
5 Mark Regan (C)
6 Jeremy Piron
7 David A O Hope
8 Martyn J Marriott
100th for the Association: 5.

Bedfordshire Association
Elstow, Bedfordshire
St Mary and St Helena
Thursday, 14 April 1977 in 2h 39 (8–2–0 in G)
5040 Minor (7m)
Being 1 extent each of London S, Beverley S, Surfleet S, Cambridge S, Oxford TB, Kent TB & Norwich S.
1 Stephen H Stanford (C)
2 Ann M Fletcher
3 Andrew J Spencer
4 Michael R Spencer
5 Ian D Harris
6 Jeremy Piron
For Easter.

Bedfordshire Association
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Priory Church of St Peter
Saturday, 16 April 1977 in 3h 12 (23–2–15 in E♭)
5120 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Stephen J Ivin (C)
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Kathleen A Marriott
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Robert L Piron
6 Martyn J Marriott
7 Clifford W Izzard
8 J Alan Ainsworth

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Sunday, 17 April 1977 in 3h 23 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by S Ivin
1 Lynda M Lazzerini
2 Helen J Izzard
3 Stephen Ivin (C)
4 S Kathleen M Baldwin
5 Jeremy Piron
6 David W F Lazzerini
7 Robert L Piron
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 Stephen H Stanford
1st of Royal "inside" - 2. 30th wedding anniversary compliment to Mr and Mrs R L Piron.

Bedfordshire Association
Flitton, Bedfordshire
St John the Baptist
Thursday, 21 April 1977 in 2h 26 (6–0–5 in B)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each Rossendale, London, Netherseale, York, Surfleet, Norwich, Cambridge.
1 Martin Major
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Anthony H Smith (C)
5 Trevor W Groom
6 Martyn J Marriott
900th peal - 3. 75th birthday compliment to Mr H Cobb, 40 years organist here.

Bedfordshire Association
St Neots, Cambridgeshire
St Mary
Saturday, 23 April 1977 in 3h 24 (29–2–13 in D♭)
5120 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 James W Yates
2 Anthony H Smith
3 Charlotte M Smith
4 Trevor W Groom
5 George E Bonham
6 Stephen H Stanford
7 Anthony R Carter
8 Stephen J Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Saturday, 23 April 1977 in 3h 18 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 Clyde Surprise Royal
Composed by J Reeves
1 Jeremy Piron
2 Kathleen A Marriott
3 Christine M Carter
4 Ian D Harris
5 Roger Baldwin
6 Anthony R Carter
7 Robert L Piron
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Monday, 25 April 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Doubles (3m/v)
480 April Day, 420 Plain Bob, 360 Grandsire
1 Jane C Harris
2 Margaret E Harris
3 R J Sharp
4 C Catlin
5 T R Harris (C)
6 P Handley
Rung with the bells half muffled, in memoriam:
Mrs B Halfpenny, Mrs G upton and Mr Fred Laird

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Monday, 2 May 1977 in 3h 23 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 Clyde Surprise Royal
Composed by J Reeves
1 Avril Ivin
2 W Eric Critchley
3 Anthony H Smith
4 Ian D Harris
5 Jeremy Piron
6 Martyn J Marriott
7 Robert L Piron
8 Jonathan R B Speed
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Bromham, Bedfordshire
St Owen
Saturday, 7 May 1977 in 3h 15 (22–3–18 in D)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by S Ivin
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 C Edward Jeffries
3 Kathleen A Marriott
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Anthony H Smith
6 Martyn J Marriott
7 George E Bonham (C)
8 David R Saunderson
Retirement compliment to the Rev. D Trevor Evans, Vicar of Bromham with Oakley, 1953 - 1977.

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Thursday, 12 May 1977 in 2h 49 (10–2–14 in G)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by J J Parker's Twelve-part (6th observation)
1 Alfred E Rushton
2 James G Newman
3 Kathleen A Marriott
4 Lewis H Bywaters
5 Ronald J Sharp
6 Martin Major (C)
7 Martyn J Marriott
8 Charlotte M Smith

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Monday, 16 May 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1272 Wells Surprise Minor
1 Jane Harris
2 D R Brazier
3 R J Sharp
4 T P Harris
5 C Catlin
6 T R Harris (C)
Half-muffled in memoriam Jack Ambridge

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Wednesday, 18 May 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
2040 Doubles (7m/v)
1 Jane Harris
2 Margaret Harris
3 T R Harris (C)
4 D R Brazier
5 T P Harris
6 P Handley
Longest touch 2 and 6.
Sponsored for Christian Aid

Bedfordshire Association
Southill, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Thursday, 19 May 1977 in 2h 45 (11–3–3 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each of Beverley, York, Surfleet, Norwich, London, Rossendale, Cambridge.
1 Anthony H Smith (C)
2 Martin Major
3 Charlotte M Smith
4 Thomas R Harris
5 Trevor W Groom
6 Stephen Ivin

Bedfordshire Association
Willesden, Greater London
St Mary
Saturday, 21 May 1977 in 2h 35 (7–3–7 in B♭)
5024 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Avril Ivin
2 C Edward Jeffries
3 Christine M Carter
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Thomas J Lock
6 Roger Baldwin
7 Anthony R Carter
8 Stephen J Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Worcester, Worcestershire
All Saints
Saturday, 28 May 1977 in 3h 9 (20–1–1 in E♭)
5000 London No. 3 Surprise Royal
1 B Anne Izzard
2 Kathleen A Marriott
3 John Harrold
4 Richard J Clements
5 Ian D Harris
6 Martyn J Marriott
7 Phillip M Orme
8 Stephen J Ivin (C)
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 C Michael Orme
First of London Royal - 7.

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Wednesday, 1 June 1977 in 2h 42 (10–2–14 in G)
5088 Frankley Surprise Major
Composed by S Jenner
1 Trevor W Groom
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Christine M Carter
4 Martin Major
5 Thomas R Harris
6 Anthony H Smith (C)
7 Martyn J Marriott
8 Anthony R Carter
Completes the Surprise Major Alphabet: 4.

Bedfordshire Association
Totternhoe, Bedfordshire
St Giles
Thursday, 2 June 1977 in 2h 47 (9½ in F♯)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 John Faircloth
2 June E Sinfield
3 Ann Tucker
4 Mary S Faircloth
5 Edric J Ovens
6 James G Newman
7 Michael D Pearson
8 John W Sinfield (C)
First of Surprise inside: 7.
First of Surprise Major by Sunday Service Band.
Rung on the Anniversary of Coronation Day for the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

Bedfordshire Association
Henlow, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Sunday, 5 June 1977 in 2h 48 (14½ in F♯)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Lewis H Bywaters
2 Philip G Rogers
3 Philip R Jewell
4 Anthony H Smith
5 Martin Major (C)
6 Martyn J Marriott
For the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

Bedfordshire Association
Bromham, Bedfordshire
St Owen
Monday, 6 June 1977 in 3h 2 (22–3–18 in D)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by Parker (12 Part)
1 Ralph Chapman
2 Ian D Harris
3 Derek A Hammond
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Jeremy Piron
6 C Edward Jeffries (C)
7 Clifford W Izzard
8 Bryan F Sims
For Her Majesty the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Tuesday, 7 June 1977 in 2h 33 (6–1–9 in B)
5040 Minor (3m)
1 extent Cambridge S; 3 each Oxford Bob & Plain B.
1 Christine E Murphy
2 Desmond R Brazier
3 Thomas P Harris
4 Christopher Catlin
5 Derek A Eddy
6 Thomas R Harris (C)
For the Silver Jubilee of HM Queen Elizabeth.
1st in more than one method - 5. By the local branch.

Bedfordshire Association
Oakley, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Tuesday, 7 June 1977 in 2h 43 (10–0–2 in G)
5040 Doubles (2m)
2 extents Grandsire, 40 Plain B.
1 Catherine A Warburton
2 Julia A Galbraith
3 Colin M Payne (C)
4 Henry S Wilson
5 Graham T Ridgway
1st peal - 1 & 2 and as C. 1st Doubles - 4 & 5. 1st on the bells for 21 years.

Bedfordshire Association
Kempston, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 7 June 1977 in 2h 54 (17–1–16 in E)
5024 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Helen J Izzard
2 Jeremy Piron
3 Anne Izzard
4 Ian D Harris
5 Robert L Piron
6 Martyn J Marriott
7 Stephen J Ivin (C)
8 Clifford W Izzard
For the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

Bedfordshire Association
Elstow, Bedfordshire
St Mary and St Helena
Tuesday, 7 June 1977 in 2h 47 (8–2–0 in G)
5040 Minor (4m)
Being 1 extent each of Cambridge S, Double Oxford B & St Clement's CB and 4 of Plain B.
1 Michael R Spencer
2 James H Edwards
3 Jacquie G Harpin
4 Ann M Fletcher
5 Keith D Waples
6 Roy W Spencer (C)
1st peal - 3. Rung for the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

Bedfordshire Association
Caddington, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Tuesday, 7 June 1977 in 2h 50 (8–0–0 in G)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Ruth E Dunne
2 Brenda P Redfearn
3 Alan M Shepherd
4 Peter F Dunne
5 David Redfearn
6 Lucy Shepherd (C)
1st attempt - 1 & 4. 1st Cambridge Minor - 3 & 6.
Rung for the Silver Jubilee of HM the Queen.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Tuesday, 7 June 1977 in 3h 19 (28–3–6 in D)
5021 Grandsire Caters
Composed by S Ivin
1 Avril Ivin
2 Angela J Allen
3 Lynda M Lazzerini
4 J Crawford Allen
5 Ian D Harris
6 David W F Lazzerini
7 Robert L Piron
8 Jeremy Piron
9 Stephen Ivin (C)
10 Stephen H Stanford
Rung for the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

Bedfordshire Association
Ampthill, Bedfordshire
St Andrew
Tuesday, 7 June 1977 in 2h 44 (13–3–6 in A♭)
5040 Minor (4m)
1 extent Oxford B; 2 each of Cambridge S, St Clement's CB & Plain B.
1 Rosemary A Hodgson
2 Michael R Spencer
3 Roy W Spencer
4 James W Yates
5 Peter W Harper
6 Keith D Waples (C)
For the Silver Jubilee of HM the Queen.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Monday, 20 June 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1320 St Alban Doubles
1 Margaret Harris
2 D R Brazier
3 T P Harris
4 T R Harris (C)
5 C Catlin
6 P Handley
First in method for all

Bedfordshire Association
Old Warden, Bedfordshire
St Leonard
Thursday, 23 June 1977 in 2h 36 (9–0–22 in G)
5040 St Albans Delight Minor
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Philip R Jewell
4 Anthony H Smith (C)
5 Trevor W Groom
6 Martyn J Marriott
For FESTALBAN 1977, the St Albans Diocese Centenary Celebrations.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Peter de Merton
Thursday, 23 June 1977 in 2h 40 (12–3–14 in A♭)
5120 London Surprise Major
Composed by S Ivin
1 Shelagh R Melville
2 Helen J Izzard
3 Malcolm C C Melville
4 Robert L Piron
5 Ian D Harris
6 Anthony R Carter
7 Jeremy Piron
8 Stephen Ivin (C)
Rung for Festalban 1977, the St Albans Diocese Centenary Celebrations.
200th of London S Major - 8 (150th as C).

Bedfordshire Association
Shillington, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Friday, 24 June 1977
1260 Doubles (4m)
1 E Hallsworth
2 D R Brazier
3 T P Harris (C)
4 C Catlin
5 T R Harris

Bedfordshire Association
Flitwick, Bedfordshire
St Peter and St Paul
Saturday, 25 June 1977 (9–1–9 in G)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
Plain Bob Doubles
1 F R Bunker
2 Jennifer Saville
3 R J Bunker
4 C Peaple (C)
5 M Chapman
6 W Bunker
First Quarter 2, 5, 6.
First by local band.
Unknown duration.
Performance sourced from the Flitwick Ringing Records.

Bedfordshire Association
Flitton, Bedfordshire
St John the Baptist
Saturday, 25 June 1977 in 2h 23 (6–0–5 in B)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
One extent each of Netherseale, London, Wells, Durham, York, Cambridge, and Norwich
1 Desmond R Brazier
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Thomas R Harris
5 Anthony H Smith
6 C Edward Jeffries (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 2 July 1977 in 2h 44 (10–2–14 in G)
5088 Bedfordshire Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 C Edward Jeffries
2 Kathleen A Marriott
3 Charlotte M Smith
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Ian D Harris
6 Anthony H Smith (C)
7 Mark Regan
8 David A O Hope
Rung to celebrate the Centenary of the Diocese of St.Albans - Festalban

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Monday, 4 July 1977 in 3h 19 (28–3–6 in D)
5007 Stedman Caters
Composed by A P Heywood
1 Kathleen A Marriott
2 Lynda M Lazzerini
3 Malcolm C C Melville
4 Shelagh R Melville
5 Ian D Harris
6 Jeremy Piron
7 Anthony R Carter
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Stephen H Stanford
10 Stephen Ivin (C)
For Festalban 1977, the St Albans Diocese Centenary Celebrations. Also a compliment to Richard and Anne Speed on their 25th wedding anniversary.

Bedfordshire Association
Southill, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Wednesday, 13 July 1977 in 2h 45 (11–3–3 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each of Rossendale, London, Durham, Beverley, Norwich, Ipswich, Cambridge.
1 Owen A Davis
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Thomas R Harris
4 J Rodney Pagdin
5 Martyn J Marriott
6 Anthony H Smith (C)
Most methods - 1. 16th birthday compliment to P E Kennedy (Clifton).

Bedfordshire Association
Blunham, Bedfordshire
St Edmund King and Martyr and St James
Saturday, 16 July 1977 in 3h 8 (18½ in E♭)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
Being one extent each of London, Wells, Norwich, Durham, York, Ipswich & Cambridge.
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Jeremy Piron
3 Ian D Harris
4 Anthony H Smith (C)
5 David A O Hope
6 Mark Regan
For Silver Jubilee Year.

Bedfordshire Association
Hinxworth, Hertfordshire
St Nicholas
Thursday, 21 July 1977 in 2h 23 (9 in A)
5040 Minor (7m)
1 extent each of College Bob, Reverse Bob, Single Court, St.Clement's, Double Oxford, Single Oxford, and Plain Bob
1 Ronald J Sharp
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Owen A Davis
4 Alan S Smith
5 Martyn J Marriott
6 Anthony H Smith (C)
First of seven methods 'inside' - 3.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Friday, 22 July 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Doubles (3m/v)
1 P Handley
2 T R Harris
3 D R Brazier
4 C Catlin
5 T P Harris (C)
Half-muffled in memoriam Mrs C E Burton
First away from tenor: 1

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 23 July 1977 in 2h 36 (10–2–14 in G)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
1 E Winifred Keys
2 Nigel Hamlett
3 John S Leech
4 Neil Donovan (C)
5 Malcolm S Turner
6 David Nichols
7 Keith G Game
8 Trevor W Groom

Bedfordshire Association
Bromham, Bedfordshire
St Owen
Saturday, 23 July 1977 in 3h 7 (22–3–18 in D)
5056 Cambridge Surprise Major
Composed by C Middleton
1 Neil Donovan
2 Anne Izzard
3 Clifford W Izzard
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 John S Leech
6 Trevor W Groom
7 Malcolm S Turner
8 David Nichols (C)
A Keys Peal Tour peal.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Monday, 25 July 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Jane Harris
2 Melanie Stenning
3 Christine Cooper
4 T P Harris
5 T R Harris (C)
For Patronal festival
First inside: 2

Bedfordshire Association
Cardington, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Monday, 25 July 1977 in 3h 9 (19–1–1 in E)
5088 Lincolnshire Surprise Major
Composed by William Barton
1 Simon C Paine
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Dorothea M Robotham
4 Nigel Hamlett
5 Trevor W Groom
6 David D Nichols
7 Keith G Game
8 Malcolm S Turner (C)
1st peal - 1.

Bedfordshire Association
Luton, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Tuesday, 26 July 1977 in 3h 17 (25–0–24 in D)
5003 Grandsire Caters
1 E Winifred Keys
2 Elisabeth R Spry
3 Charlotte M Smith
4 Trevor W Groom
5 John S Leech
6 David Ralls
7 Keith G Game (C)
8 Malcolm S Turner
9 Neil Donovan
10 David Nichols

Bedfordshire Association
Aspley Guise, Bedfordshire
St Botolph
Tuesday, 26 July 1977 in 2h 27 (10–0–11 in G♯)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Simon C Paine
2 Dorothea M Robotham
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Lawrance F Enzor
5 David Ralls
6 Trevor W Groom (C)
1st Minor - 1. 1st of Surprise as C.
For Keys Peal tour.

Bedfordshire Association
Totternhoe, Bedfordshire
St Giles
Thursday, 28 July 1977 in 2h 48 (9½ in F♯)
5056 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Simon C Paine
2 Dorothea M Robotham
3 Elisabeth R Spry
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 David H Ralls
6 Malcolm S Turner
7 Neil Donovan (C)
8 David Nichols
First Rutland: 3.

Bedfordshire Association
Kensworth, Bedfordshire
St Mary the Virgin
Thursday, 28 July 1977 in 2h 30 (3–3–16 in E♭)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 E Winifred Keys
2 Neil Donovan
3 Dorothea M Robotham
4 Lawrence F Enzor
5 John S Leech
6 Trevor W Groom (C)
For the Keys peal tour.

Bedfordshire Association
Hook Norton, Oxfordshire
St Peter
Friday, 29 July 1977 in 3h 28 (20–2–13 in E)
5152 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by M A Coleman
1 Dorothea M Robotham
2 Elisabeth R Spry
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Trevor W Groom
5 Keith G Game
6 David Nichols
7 Neil Donovan (C)
8 Malcolm S Turner

Bedfordshire Association
Haynes, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Friday, 29 July 1977 in 2h 37 (6–3–5 in B♭)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
1 Simon C Paine
2 E Winifred Keys
3 Lawrance F Enzor
4 John S Leech
5 David Ralls
6 David Nichols (C)
For Keys peal tour.

Bedfordshire Association
Woburn, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 30 July 1977 in 3h 22 (24–1–16 in D)
5024 Plain Bob Major
Composed by S R Armeson
1 Dorothea M Robotham
2 Simon C Paine
3 Elisabeth R Spry
4 Lawrence F Ensor
5 David H Ralls
6 Neil Donovan
7 David Nichols (C)
8 Malcolm S Turner
First inside: 2.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Saturday, 30 July 1977 in 2h 34 (6–1–9 in B)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Richard J Hillson
2 E Winifred Keys
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Anne Izzard
5 Clifford W Izzard
6 Trevor W Groom (C)
First peal attempt: 1

Bedfordshire Association
Arlesey, Bedfordshire
St Peter
Saturday, 30 July 1977 in 2h 44 (10–3–15 in G)
5040 Minor (2m)
4 extents Cambridge S, 3 Plain B.
1 Simon C Paine
2 Dorothea M Robotham
3 Elizabeth R Spry
4 David Ralls
5 Malcolm S Turner
6 David Nichols (C)
For the Keys peal tour.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Monday, 1 August 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1296 Surprise Minor (2m)
720 Norwich and 576 Cambridge
1 Jane C Harris
2 D R Brazier
3 T P Harris
4 R J Sharp
5 C Catlin
6 T R Harris (C)
Rung as a Birthday Compliment to T P Harris

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Sunday, 7 August 1977 in 3h 18 (28–3–6 in D)
5000 Bristol Surprise Royal
1 Avril Ivin
2 Lucy Shepherd
3 Stephen H Stanford
4 Ian D Harris
5 Jeremy Piron
6 Alan J Frost
7 Robert L Piron
8 Derek E Sibson
9 James Clatworthy
10 Stephen Ivin (C)
For Silver Jubilee year.

Bedfordshire Association
Clifton, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Wednesday, 10 August 1977 in 2h 45 (10–0–6 in A♭)
5040 Grandsire Triples
Composed by John Carter
1 Lewis H Bywaters
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Martin Major (C)
4 Charlotte M Smith
5 Anthony H Smith
6 Philip R Jewell
7 David A O Hope
8 Owen A Davis
First on eight: 8.
150th peal: 7.
A compliment to Lewis H Bywaters (Association Vice-President), 50 years a ringer.

Bedfordshire Association
Ampthill, Bedfordshire
St Andrew
Saturday, 13 August 1977 in 2h 45 (13–3–6 in A♭)
5040 Minor (5m)
3 extents Cambridge S, 1 each St Clement's CB & Double Oxford B, Single Oxford B, Single Oxford B & Plain B, Plain B.
1 David A Hope
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 James W Yates
4 Ian D Harris
5 Anthony H Smith (C)
6 Mark Regan
For the completion of building work on this tower.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Monday, 15 August 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1296 Surprise Minor (2m)
1 Jane Harris
2 D R Brazier
3 T P Harris
4 R J Sharp
5 C Catlin
6 T R Harris (C)
For birthday of Princess Anne;
also a birthday compliment to T P Harris

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Monday, 15 August 1977 in 3h 22 (28–3–6 in D)
5080 Clyde Surprise Royal
1 Helen J Izzard
2 Kathleen A Marriott
3 David A Hope
4 Ian D Harris
5 W Eric Critchley
6 Jeremy Piron
7 Mark Regan
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Anthony R Carter
10 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Wednesday, 17 August 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Doubles (3m)
1 Jane Harris
2 Mary Harris
3 Margaret Harris
4 T R Harris
5 T P Harris
6 A G Harris
Joint conducted by all.
First quarter by the family
Farewell compliment to Margaret (Harris) from the family (in name only). She is to be married on September 17th 1977.

Bedfordshire Association
Hackney, Greater London
St John at Hackney
Saturday, 20 August 1977 (16–1–6 in F)
1280 Plain Bob Major
1 S J Marsh
2 Louise A Perkins
3 June M Webb
4 Christine E Dringer
5 S W Powell
6 D J Barrett
7 C J Venn
8 A M Cluer (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Wednesday, 24 August 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Doubles (3m/v)
360 Old Doubles, 360 April Day, 540 Plain bob
1 Jane C Harris
2 Mary J Harris
3 Margaret E Harris
4 Thomas R Harris
5 Thomas P Harris
6 Andrew Harris
Jointly conducted by all the menbers of the Band.

Bedfordshire Association
Westoning, Bedfordshire
St Mary Magdalene
Saturday, 10 September 1977 in 2h 51 (11–1–18 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each London, Wells, Norwich, Durham, York, Ipswich and Cambridge.
1 Owen A Davis
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Anthony H Smith (C)
4 Trevor W Groom
5 Ian D Harris
6 Mark Regan
21st birthday peal for Ian Harris.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Sunday, 18 September 1977 in 3h 19 (28–3–6 in D)
5040 London No. 3 Surprise Royal
Composed by S Ivin
1 Avril Ivin
2 Christine M Carter
3 W Eric Critchley
4 Helen J Izzard
5 Ian D Harris
6 Anthony R Carter
7 Stephen Ivin (C)
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 Ralph G Edwards
1st of London Royal - 4. Wedding anniversary compliment to Angela and Crawford Allen, of Bedford.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Monday, 19 September 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 A Rivers
2 Melanie Stenning
3 A P Barlow
4 T R Harris
5 T P Harris (C)
6 P Handley
Wedding anniversary compliment to Mr. and Mrs. T R Harris; also wedding compliment to Margaret Harris (daughter of conductor) and Mr David Jeeves. (Both are ringers at Silsoe) Married on 17 September 1977.
First Quarter Peal - 1
First Quarter Peal of doubles inside - 3

Bedfordshire Association
Southill, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Thursday, 22 September 1977 in 2h 51 (11–3–3 in F♯)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Kathleen A Marriott
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Owen A Davis
4 Ian D Harris
5 Anthony H Smith (C)
6 Martin Major
1st Surprise inside - 3.

Bedfordshire Association
Elstow, Bedfordshire
St Mary and St Helena
Tuesday, 27 September 1977 in 2h 34 (8–2–0 in G)
5040 Minor (3m)
Being 2 extents of Cambridge S, 3 extents of Oxford TB & 2 extents of Plain B.
1 David I Stanford
2 Andrew J Spencer
3 Martyn J Marriott
4 Robert L Piron
5 Robert P Wood
6 Stephen H Stanford (C)
Half-muffled in memoriam S Robert Huckle.

Bedfordshire Association
Shillington, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Thursday, 6 October 1977 (18–2–0 in E♭)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 E Hallworth
2 Yvonne Fenwick-Walpole
3 C Catlin
4 T R Harris (C)
5 A S Smith

Bedfordshire Association
Rushden, Hertfordshire
St Mary
Thursday, 6 October 1977 in 2h 36 (6–1–15 in B♭)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each London, Wells, Durham, York, Norwich, Ipswich, and Cambridge
1 Owen A Davis
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Martin Major
5 Martyn J Marriott
6 Anthony H Smith (C)
For Harvest Thanksgiving.

Bedfordshire Association
Elstow, Bedfordshire
St Mary and St Helena
Saturday, 8 October 1977 in 2h 40 (8–2–0 in G)
5040 Minor (7m)
Being 1 extent each of Cambridge S, Oxford TB, Kent TB, Double Oxford B, Oxford B, St Clement's CB & Plain B.
1 Ann M Fletcher
2 Helen J Izzard
3 Jeremy Piron
4 Michael R Spencer
5 Roy W Spencer
6 Keith D Waples (C)
Most methods - 2. Wedding day compliment to Christopher Hartley and Mary Croxford; also silver wedding compliment to Canon and Mrs P G Hartley, parents of the bridegroom.

Bedfordshire Association
Bromham, Bedfordshire
St Owen
Saturday, 8 October 1977 in 3h 5 (22–3–18 in D)
5040 Plain Bob Triples
Composed by H Hubbard
1 C Edward Jeffries (C)
2 Anne Izzard
3 Ralph Chapman
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Frederick C Hulatt
6 Trevor W Groom
7 Derek A Hammond
8 Graham T Ridgway
To welcome the Rev. D C King, Vicar of Bromham with Oakley.

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 15 October 1977 in 2h 51 (10–2–14 in G)
5088 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by George Baker
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Alan R Pink (C)
4 William Birmingham (Sen)
5 Stephen S Russ
6 Ronald K Russ
7 Martyn J Marriott
8 Robert H Newton
First in the method: 5.
25th together: 5 and 6.
Ruby wedding compliment to Mr and Mrs M J Lockey (local ringers).

Bedfordshire Association
Kensworth, Bedfordshire
St Mary the Virgin
Thursday, 20 October 1977 in 2h 21 (3–3–16 in E♭)
5040 Surprise Minor (7m)
1 extent each London, Wells, York, Durham, Ipswich, Norwich, Cambridge.
1 Owen A Davis
2 Martin Major
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 John Faircloth
5 Martyn J Marriott
6 John W Sinfield (C)

Bedfordshire Association
East Retford, Nottinghamshire
St Swithun
Saturday, 22 October 1977 in 3h 19 (23–0–7 in E♭)
5021 Grandsire Caters
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Avril Ivin
2 Anne E Deebank
3 Lynda M Lazzerini
4 B Anne Izzard
5 Helen J Izzard
6 David W F Lazzerini
7 Martin Major
8 Jeremy Piron
9 Clifford W Izzard
10 Stephen J Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Totternhoe, Bedfordshire
St Giles
Saturday, 29 October 1977 in 2h 43 (9½ in F♯)
5056 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 Lucy Shepherd
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 John D Faircloth
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Mary S Faircloth
6 John W Sinfield
7 Alan M Shepherd
8 Anthony H Smith (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Thursday, 3 November 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Doubles (5m/v)
1 A Rivers
2 D R Brazier
3 J Randel
4 T P Harris
5 T R Harris (C)
6 P Handley
First in 5 m/v 1
Half-muffled in memorial Miss Martin

Bedfordshire Association
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Saturday, 5 November 1977 in 3h 12 (24–1–5 in D)
5040 Plain Bob Royal
Composed by H J Tucker
1 Valerie Willard
2 Henry B Whitney
3 Alan J Frost (C)
4 Mary L Houghton
5 Kenneth E Jackson
6 Anthony K Fortin
7 Edgar J Conquest
8 Raymond S Gaylor
9 Edward W Houghton
10 L Roy Woodruff
By past and present members of the band, to mark the 700th anniversary of the foundation of this Church, and the 21st year in office of H B Whitney as leader.

Bedfordshire Association
Kempston, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Saturday, 5 November 1977 in 2h 50 (17–1–16 in E)
5056 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Composed by Arr. Michael J Platt
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Anne Izzard
3 Helen J Izzard
4 Anthony H Smith
5 Robert L Piron
6 Clifford W Izzard
7 George E Bonham (C)
8 Trevor W Groom
For the Festival of All Saints.

Bedfordshire Association
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Priory Church of St Peter
Saturday, 5 November 1977 in 3h 8 (23–2–15 in E♭)
5024 Bristol Surprise Major
Composed by W T Perrins
1 Lucy Shepherd
2 Roger W Smith
3 Denis G Pearson
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 David J Mossop
6 Alan M Shepherd
7 John W Sinfield
8 Murray A Coleman (C)
First in the method: 5.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Sunday, 6 November 1977 in 3h 16 (28–3–6 in D)
5000 London No. 1 Surprise Royal
Composed by R W Pipe
1 Dorothea M Robotham
2 Susan E Smith
3 Christine M Carter
4 Anthony H Smith
5 Ian D Harris
6 Peter M Fleckney
7 Jeremy Piron
8 Derek E Sibson (C)
9 Anthony R Carter
10 John R Mayne
1st in M - 2, 3, 4, 6, 8 & 9.

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Wednesday, 9 November 1977 in 2h 38 (10–2–14 in G)
5088 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
4 Methods: 1728 London, 1152 each Cambridge and Superlative, 1056 Bristol; 122 changes of method; all the work
Composed by R G Crosland
1 David Redfearn
2 Dorothea M Robotham
3 S Kathleen M Baldwin
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Steven D Chandler
6 Martyn J Marriott
7 Eric Edmondson
8 John R Mayne (C)
50th together: 1 and 3.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Thursday, 10 November 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 A Rivers
2 D R Brazier
3 T P Harris (C)
4 J Randall
5 T R Harris
6 A P Barlow
Half-muffled in memoriam Miss E E Young

Bedfordshire Association
Odell, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Saturday, 12 November 1977 in 2h 50 (13–1–8 in F♯)
5040 Plain Bob Minor
7 extents.
1 Martin D Barratt
2 Graham T Ridgway
3 Derek A Hammond
4 Henry S Wilson
5 J Crawford Allen (C)
6 Colin M Payne
1st peal - 1. To welcome Leonie Jayne, daughter of Marion and Graham Ridgway.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Saturday, 19 November 1977 in 2h 30 (6–1–9 in B)
5040 Minor (7m)
1 extent each Cambridge S, Norwich S, Kent TB, Oxford TB, St Clement's CB, Single Oxford B, Plain B.
1 Glenys Blood
2 Lewis H Bywaters
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Charlotte M Smith
5 Trevor W Groom
6 Anthony H Smith (C)
1st peal - 1. 200th peal - 4. A wedding compliment to David and Margaret Jeeves, of the local band.

Bedfordshire Association
Cheddington, Buckinghamshire
St Giles
Saturday, 19 November 1977 in 2h 55 (11–3–0 in F♯)
5040 Surprise Minor (3m)
2 extents each Norwich, Beverley, 3 extents Cambridge
1 Judith D Leach
2 Lucy Shepherd
3 James F Thompson
4 Christine I Ottaway
5 Christopher W Ottaway
6 Alan M Shepherd (C)
First attempt - 1.
First of Minor - 3.
25th together - 2 and 6.
First of Minor as Conductor - 6.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Thursday, 24 November 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1320 Rossendale Surprise Minor
1 A P Barlow
2 D R Brazier
3 T P Harris
4 R J Sharp
5 J W Sinfield
6 T R Harris (C)
First in the method for all
Birthday compliment to Rev B A Nixon (vicar)

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Monday, 28 November 1977 in 3h 19 (28–3–6 in D)
5007 Stedman Caters
Composed by A P Heywood
1 W Eric Critchley
2 Shelagh R Melville
3 Lynda M Lazzerini
4 David W F Lazzerini
5 Jeremy Piron
6 James W Yates
7 Robert L Piron
8 Ian D Harris
9 Anthony R Carter
10 Stephen Ivin (C)
1st of Stedman - 6. For the Royal Birth.

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Tuesday, 29 November 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1320 St Andrews Doubles
1 Jane Harris
2 D R Brazier
3 T R Harris (C)
4 T P Harris
5 C Catlin
6 J Randall
First in method for all
On the eve of St Andrew

Bedfordshire Association
Clapham, Bedfordshire
St Thomas of Canterbury
Wednesday, 30 November 1977 in 2h 32 (5–0–22 in B♭)
5040 Minor (8m)
1 extent each of Kent & Oxford TB combined, London S, Norwich S, Cambridge S, St Clement's CB, Single Oxford B, Plain B.
1 Owen A Davis
2 Ronald J Sharp
3 Martin Major
4 Trevor W Groom
5 Martyn J Marriott
6 C Edward Jeffries (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Maulden, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Saturday, 3 December 1977 (10–2–14 in G)
1260 Grandsire Triples
1 Yvonne Fenwick-Walpole
2 C W Denyer (C)
3 C Catlin
4 Sheila I Smith
5 A S Smith
6 R W Webb
7 C D Mann
8 M Garner
After Biggleswade District Dinner

Bedfordshire Association
Longstanton, Cambridgeshire
All Saints
Saturday, 3 December 1977 in 2h 51 (7–2–11 in A)
5120 London Surprise Major
Composed by Stephen J Ivin
1 George E Bonham
2 Charlotte M Smith
3 Kathleen A Marriott
4 Donald F Murfet
5 Philip R Jewell
6 Anthony H Smith (C)
7 Walter Hunt
8 Martyn J Marriott
In memoriam Reginald J Houghton

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Saturday, 3 December 1977 in 3h 20 (28–3–6 in D)
5021 Grandsire Caters
Composed by S Ivin
1 Avril Ivin
2 W Eric Critchley
3 Shelagh R Melville
4 Frederick P Mead
5 Derek Stainsby
6 George F C Amor
7 Robert L Piron
8 Jeremy Piron
9 Ian D Harris
10 Stephen Ivin (C)
1st of Caters - 5.

Bedfordshire Association
Ampthill, Bedfordshire
St Andrew
Saturday, 3 December 1977 in 2h 40 (13–3–6 in A♭)
5040 Minor (7m)
1 extent each Norwich S, Cambridge S, Kent TB, Oxford TB, St Clement's CB, Oxford B, Plain B.
1 Ronald J Sharp
2 James W Yates
3 Christopher Catlin
4 J Rodney Pagdin
5 Roy V Webb
6 Trevor W Groom (C)
For the Patronal Festival; also in memoriam Reginald Houghton (Tempsford).

Bedfordshire Association
Watford, Hertfordshire
15 Harford Drive
Sunday, 4 December 1977 in 2h 20
5088 London Surprise Major
Composed by J W Washbrook
1–2 S Kathleen M Baldwin
3–4 Stephen J Ivin
5–6 Roger Baldwin (C)
7–8 Jonathan R B Speed
First of Surprise on handbells: 7-8
950th Peal: 1-2 and 3-4

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Thursday, 8 December 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Doubles (7m/v)
1 A Rivers
2 D R Brazier
3 D A Eddy
4 T P Harris
5 T R Harris (C)
6 P Handley
For Confirmation Service by the Bishop of Bedford
Also the anniversary of the dedication of the bells (8/12/51)
Also as congratulations to Mr and Mrs A G Harris on the birth of a son (8/12/77)

Bedfordshire Association
Tempsford, Bedfordshire
St Peter
Saturday, 10 December 1977 in 2h 38 (9–1–0 in A♭)
5040 Minor (7m)
One extent each of Norwich Surprise, Cambridge Surprise, Oxford TB, Kent TB, St.Clement's, Single Oxford, and Plain Bob
1 C Edward Jeffries (C)
2 Lewis H Bywaters
3 Bryan F Sims
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Harold S Peacock
6 Alan S Smith
Rung in memoriam Reginald J Houghton

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Friday, 16 December 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Paul Nixon
2 D R Brazier (C)
3 R J Sharp
4 T R Harris
5 T P Harris
6 C Catlin
First Quarter Peal - 1

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Friday, 16 December 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Peter Cissell
2 T P Harris
3 R J Sharp (C)
4 T R Harris
5 C Catlin
6 A P Barlow
First Quarter Peal - 1

Bedfordshire Association
Elstow, Bedfordshire
St Mary and St Helena
Saturday, 17 December 1977 in 2h 40 (8–2–0 in G)
5040 Minor (25m)
(1) Double B, Plain B, Rev. B, Wavertree College, St Clement's CB, Double Oxford B, London B, College B, Childwall; (2) Cambridge S, Ipswich S, Norfolk S, Primrose S; (3) Beverley S, Surfleet S; (4) Oxford TB, Kent TB; (5) Hayes Alliance, Ringstead Alliance, Sharnbrook Alliance, Little B; (6) Single Court B, Double Court B; (7) Hereward B, Single Oxford B. 83 com.
1 J Crawford Allen
2 Ann M Fletcher
3 James H Edwards
4 Michael R Spencer
5 Keith D Waples
6 Roy W Spencer (C)
Most M by all and as C. For Jubilee Year.

Bedfordshire Association
Bedford, Bedfordshire
St Paul
Saturday, 17 December 1977 in 3h 23 (28–3–6 in D)
5163 Stedman Caters
Composed by R E Hardy
1 Dorothea M Robotham
2 Lucy Shepherd
3 Stephen H Stanford
4 S Kathleen M Baldwin
5 Ian D Harris
6 Alan M Shepherd
7 John R Mayne (C)
8 Martyn J Marriott
9 Stephen Ivin
10 Roger Baldwin

Bedfordshire Association
Clifton, Bedfordshire
All Saints
Thursday, 29 December 1977 in 2h 48 (10–0–6 in A♭)
5056 Superlative Surprise Major
Composed by C H Hattersley
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 B Anne Izzard
3 Ronald J Sharp
4 Anthony H Smith (C)
5 Jeremy Piron
6 Ian D Harris
7 Clifford W Izzard
8 Martyn J Marriott

Bedfordshire Association
Cardington, Bedfordshire
St Mary
Thursday, 29 December 1977 in 3h 4 (19–1–1 in E)
5088 London Surprise Major
Composed by S J Ivin
1 Charlotte M Smith
2 Martyn J Marriott
3 Helen J Izzard
4 Ronald J Sharp
5 Ian D Harris
6 Jeremy Piron
7 Clifford W Izzard
8 Stephen Ivin (C)

Bedfordshire Association
Silsoe, Bedfordshire
St James the Great
Friday, 30 December 1977 (6–1–9 in B)
1260 Doubles (2m/v)
600 April Day and 660 Plain Bob
1 Melanie Stenning
2 Jane C Harris (C)
3 D R Brazier
4 T R Harris
5 C Catlin
6 T P Harris
First Quarter Peal as Conductor
Rung as a Birthday Compliment to Desmond Brazier and Christopher Catlin.

Bedfordshire Association
Stotfold, Bedfordshire
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 31 December 1977 in 2h 44 (11–0–2 in G)
5040 Plain Bob Triples
Composed by Hubbard's 10-part
1 Joan Pagdin
2 Barry A R Thompson
3 J Rodney Pagdin
4 Glenys M Blood
5 David R Saunderson
6 Keith R Webb
7 Trevor W Groom (C)
8 Roy V Webb
First peal: 1.
First 'inside': 4.
First peal on the bells since augmentation to eight.
To end Silver Jubilee Year.