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 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)