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

  • Rich Westman on RUNCORN All SaintsRestoration appeal in progress, visit www.facebook.com/runcornrestoration for more details.

Latest News

Bill Dowse

Bill Dowse, long time tower captain at St Mary, Bosley, died 11th June 2021 after a long illness. Funeral service to be held at St Mary's Church, Bosley on Wednesday, 7 July at 10.45am. Numbers are limited (due to COVID regulations) but other mourners may attend...

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Ringing Room

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Future Special Events

  • Fabulous February Quiz 2022 - in aid of the Bell Restoration Fund: Sat 5th Feb '22, 20:00 - 21:00.
  • Guild 8-bell Striking Competition 2022: Sat 2nd Apr '22, 11:00 - 14:00. St Bridget, West Kirby (8, 12-0-23 in G)
  • Car outing in Cheshire: Mon 18th Apr '22, all day.
  • Upcoming Events
  • Mid Week Practice.: Wed 2nd Feb '22, 12:00 - 13:00. St Hilary, Wallasey (6, 8-2-17 in G)
  • Afternoon Meeting.: Sat 26th Feb '22, 14:00 - 16:00. St Bartholomew, Thurstaston (6, 6-2-15 in B♭)
  • Plain Bob Practice.: Wed 2nd Mar '22, 12:00 - 13:00. St Hilary, Wallasey (6, 8-2-17 in G)
  • Mid Cheshire Branch Meeting: Sat 5th Mar '22, 15:30 - 17:00. Great Budworth, St Mary
  • Afternoon Meeting at Oxton.: Sat 19th Mar '22, 14:00 - 16:00. St Saviour, Oxton (10, 20-1-16 in E)