Chester Diocesan Guild
St Wilfrid
Sunday, 3 December 2023 (4–1–15 in D)
1272 Surprise Minor (7m)
(1) 720 Spliced Surprise Minor - 72 each Berwick, Cambridge, Primrose; 144 each Hexham, Surfleet; 216 Beverley. (2) 552 Norwich Surprise
1 Alison K C Collins
2 Linda M Thomson
3 Ian M Ward
4 David J Pigg
5 Graeme A Littler
6 Nicholas Thomson (C)
To mark the 125th anniversary of the first peal of Surprise rung for the Chester Diocesan Guild on 3rd December 1898 in this tower on the old six (prior to augmentation to 8) by a Grappenhall band.
Today's quarter was also rung by a Grappenhall Sunday Service band.