Notices and Adverts

Notices published in issue 5667 (December 6 2019) and in the two preceding issues

Deaths

ERNIE BISHOP of Bury St Edmunds died on 17th November. Funeral service at the Cathedral on Wednesday 18th December at 2.30pm. Ringing available at The Norman Tower after the service. [6072]

NORMAN MALLETT. On November 22nd, aged 88 years. Husband of Mariella, loved and sadly missed by all his family. A Service of Thanksgiving has taken place.            [6070]

ALASTAIR STRACEY died on 20 November after developing leukaemia. A service to celebrate his life is being arranged.[6067]


Change of Address


Publications


For sale / wanted

Bellringing & Peal Plaques

Have a look at our new website:

www.metalplaques.co.uk

Full prices and numerous examples of Peal & Commemorative plaques

 [6069]

The Tower Grabbers’ Guide

by George Wrycroft

240+ pages matching hundreds of church dedications to methods of the same name

£12.00 including p&p from the author
(George.wrycroft@googlemail.com,
07889 749448)

A5, Comb-bound

Self-published December 2013
ISBN: 978-0-9572809-0-8

 [6074]

Bell Ringing Merchandise

Wide range of colourful products to wear yourself, to commemorate a bell ringing achievement, offer as a friendship gift or decorate your home. Visit:
Grandsire.redbubble.com

Also a few handmade products
such as wooden fids and world’s first
bell ringers wrist watches at:
anticlockwisecrafts.etsy.com

 [6065]

Bell Ringing Merchandise

Wide range of colourful products to wear yourself, to commemorate a bell ringing achievement, offer as a friendship gift or decorate your home. Visit:
Grandsire.redbubble.com

Also a few handmade products
such as wooden fids and world’s first
bell ringers wrist watches at:
anticlockwisecrafts.etsy.com

 


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University Announcements


Guild / Association Announcements


Long Length Attempts

I wish to give notice of an attempt to ring 25,200 Spliced Treble Dodging Minor in 210 methods (all the work) on Saturday 21st December at Ston Easton, Somerset, starting at 8am. Simon Linford.   [6073]


Weekday Meetings and Practices

NORTHANTS MIDWEEK GROUP. Wednesday 4th December at Bletsoe, Beds (MK44 1QB), 2-4pm. Method Ipswich Surprise Minor. All welcome.          [4041]


Meetings on Saturday November 30

LADIES’ GUILD. Central District. Ringing at All Saints, King’s Langley (8) WD4 8JP, from 10.30am - 12.30pm followed by lunch 12:45pm at Rose and Crown pub WD4 9HT. Everybody welcome.               [4042]

LADIES’ GUILD. Marches District. Meeting Saturday 30 November 2019. 10:15-11:15 Castlemorton, WR13 6BQ. 11:45-12:45 Powick, WR2 4QT. Lunch. 15:00-16:00 Longdon, GL20 6AT.       [4040]


Meetings on Saturday December 7

BEDFORDSHIRE ASSOCIATION. Bedford District. Ringing at Biddenham 10am to 11.30am. All welcome.           [4045]

SDGR. Mere Branch. Annual Meeting and Carol Service. The Annual Meeting of the Mere Branch will be held on Saturday 7th December 2019 at Motcombe. Meeting at 2pm in St Mary’s church (postcode: SP7 9NU) followed by ringing from 3.15pm and then the Branch Carol Service at 4pm. Afterwards mulled wine, tea/coffee, mince pies etc will be served.  [4053]

CHESTER D.G. South Branch. Open ringing at Astbury 2-3pm followed by Carol Service, hot drinks and mince pies. Numbers please to Mary Stanwell 01270 628900 or south.sec@chesterdg.org.uk        [4043]

HERTFORD C.A. Northern District. Practice Ringing at Norton (8) 6.30-7.30pm and Baldock (8) 7.30-8.45pm. All welcome.          [4044]


Meetings on Saturday December 14

HERTFORD C.A. Western District. Meeting at Redbourn (6) 3pm, service 4.30pm followed by tea, business meeting and evening ringing. Names for tea to Mary Rixon, 01582 792401. [4046]

KCACR. Tonbridge District. Carol Service at St Mary, Westerham, ringing from 4.30pm. Carol Service at 6pm followed by mulled wine and mince pies. All welcome.     [4047]

LACR. Furness and South Lakeland Branch. Our last branch meeting of 2019 will be held on Saturday December 14th at St Mary’s Church, Crosthwaite. Ringing from 2.30pm until 4.30pm will be followed by refreshments. All are very welcome to join us.             [4048]

LACR. Liverpool Branch. The Christmas Branch Practice will be held at St Bartholomew’s, Rainhill from 3 to 5.15pm on Saturday 14th December 2019. This will be followed by Christmas refreshments in the church hall. [4049]

LACR. Preston Branch. Meeting at St Mary’s, Chorley. Ringing 3-5pm. All welcome.            [4050]

LANCASHIRE ASSOCIATION. Rochdale Branch. Meeting Saturday 14th December at Todmorden Unitarians. Afternoon ringing 3-5pm. Everyone welcome.      [4051]

PDG. Daventry Branch. Meeting and Carol Service on Saturday 14th December at Nether Heyford. Ring at 3.30pm, followed by tea and meeting with carol service at 7pm. Names for tea to Alison Willgress, tel.no. 01327 341666, by Thursday prior. [4052]


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