All Saints with St Frideswide
Saturday, 22 October 2022 in 49m (23–3–6 in D)
1263 Stedman Caters
Composed by Louis Head of Lyminge, then Maidstone, Kent
1 Christopher J Cooper (C)
2 Oliver H J Thompson
3 Bjørn E Bradstock
4 Claire C Nicholson
5 Jadd Virji
6 Kye L Leaver
7 Andrew B Mills
8 Laurence P J Bourton
9 Euan R M Thomas
10 Lucas J Owen
6 - first Cators upon Stedman's Principle
Tenor - first on 10
Recording of the full QP on YouTube:
Especially arranged and rung as a forthcoming 87th birthday compliment to Canon Norman Harman Woods BD, AKC, who Served his Title at this church 1963-68 under Team Rector Rev Fr Arthur Royall (see attached photo). Canon Woods was later Vicar of Hythe, Kent 1976-2001 and baptised the Conductor of this QP and prepared him for Confirmation. On the 50th anniversary to the day of the Organist & Choirmaster of Hythe Parish Church conducting the choir at his first service in post there.
Also a recent 17th birthday anniversary compliment to the 9th ringer.
The Feast of St Frideswide (which Christ Church, Oxford Established as a Mission here under the name of this Oxford Saint) is also hereby celebrated, along with the upcoming Parish Feast of Title.
This quarter peal was also rung the same day: