Chester Diocesan Guild of
Church Bell Ringers

We promote and foster the ringing of bells for Christian prayer, worship and celebration; the ringing of bells on occasions of national or local commemoration, celebration or mourning; the provision, preservation, restoration and augmentation of bells and their fittings; education and training in all aspects of bell ringing and maintenance.

Towers Newsflash

  • Andrew Hebden on BARTHOMLEY, St BertolineThere is now an active band at Barthomley with ringing every Sunday and a well attended practice on Wednesday.
  • Rich Westman on RUNCORN All SaintsRestoration appeal in progress, visit for more details.

Latest News

Ringing Room

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Future Special Events

  • Guild 6-bell competition 2024: Sat 14th Sep '24, all day.
  • Upcoming Events
  • Branch meeting: Sat 15th Jun '24, 15:00 - 18:00. Wistaston, St Mary (8, 6-0-6) in B
  • 10-bell practice: Sun 16th Jun '24, 15:00 - 16:30. St Mary, Stockport (10, 23-3-16 in Eb)
  • Branch practice: Wed 19th Jun '24, 19:30 - 21:00. Barthomley, St Bertoline (8, 13-1-14) in E
  • Morning Workshop at Thurstaston.: Sat 22nd Jun '24, 10:00 - 12:00. St Bartholomew, Thurstaston (6, 6-2-15 in B♭)
  • Half day car Outing to North Wales: Sat 22nd Jun '24, 12:00 - 19:00.