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

Latest News

Mike Orme

Very great sadness to announce that Mike Orme has died after a short illness.

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Rev. John Orme

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Reverend John Orme, a ringer from Runcorn for many years.

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Future Special Events

  • RWNYC Liverpool 2019: Sat 6th Jul '19, all day.
  • Next 10 events

  • Mid Branch Quarter Peal Fortnight: Sun 4th Nov '18 - Sun 18th Nov '18, 0:00.
  • 8-bell practice: Wed 14th Nov '18, 19:30 - 21:00. St Michael, Mottram in Longdendale (8, 15-1-16 in F)
  • Chester Branch AGM 2018: Sat 17th Nov '18, 0:00. St Alban, Tattenhall
  • South Branch Ringing Meeting and AGM: Sat 17th Nov '18, 11:00 - 15:30. St Mary, Astbury
  • 10-bell practice: Sun 18th Nov '18, 15:00 - 16:30. St Mary, Stockport (10, 23-3-16 in Eb)
  • 6-bell advanced practice: Wed 21st Nov '18, 19:30 - 21:00. St Luke, Goostrey, (6, 6-0-0 in B♭)
  • Visit Another Tower: Wed 21st Nov '18, 19:30 - 21:00. St Hilary, Wallasey (6, 8-2-17 in G)
  • Advanced Practice: Fri 23rd Nov '18, 19:30 - 21:00. St Peter, Waverton (8, 8-0-10 in G)
  • East Branch AGM 2018: Sat 24th Nov '18, all day. St Peter, Prestbury (8, 14-2-8 in F)
  • Wirral Branch AGM 2018: Sat 24th Nov '18, all day. St Barnabas, Bromborough (8, 23-1-15 in E♭)