The City of Lincoln Company of Civic Bell Ringers
Parish and Civic Church of St Mary-le-Wigford
Thursday, 6 June 2019 in 21m (6–1–17)
600 Single Court Place Minimus
(being 25 extents)
1 Janet M Risdale
2 Robert H Harvey
3 Yvonne A Woodcock
4 Christopher C P Woodcock (C)
Rung with the bells half muffled immediately after the Royal British Legion City of Lincoln Branch’s Act of Remembrance held at the City War Memorial on the High Street, attended by the Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Lincolnshire, the Right Worshipful the Mayor of Lincoln & Civic Party, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Normandy Landings to Liberate Europe during World War Two.
Rung whilst the Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Lincolnshire, the Mayor & Civic Party along with the Royal British Legion Officials and the congregation made its way from the War Memorial to St Mary-le-Wigford’s Church for refreshments following the Act of Remembrance.
Rung in memory of all those who took part in the invasion, those in the air, those on the land and those on the sea, from Britain, the Commonwealth and the Allies. Especially remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice and who did not return. We Will Remember Them!
Rung for Freedom, Liberty and Peace!
Today a total of 1944 changes of Single Court have been rung on the bells with 1344 rung before the Act of Remembrance and 600 rung afterwards.
(Rung also for the Lincoln Diocesan Guild)

This performance is linked to the events 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy and Ringing for the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

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