Bellringing

 Bells

The Tower Captain at St. Mary’s is John Tristram, The Granary, Colwell Barton, Offwell, Tel.831404, email: bjtristram@gmail.com

Service ringing is the first Sunday of the month – 9.00-9.30am and as arranged.

Practice: with Crispin Denny’s group 7.45-9.00pm each Tuesday, various locations

(check with John Tristram beforehand).

Visiting bands of ringers regularly come to ring our excellent bells.

Recent visitors include the Dorset Peal Ringers, Bovey Tracey Ringers and The Open University Ringers.

The East Devon Branch of the Guild of Devonshire Ringers also practice advanced Methods in our tower about once a month.  The Spring Meeting of the branch will take place at Offwell from 3pm on Saturday May 13th. This will include ringing, a Church service, and a cream tea.

There are 6 Bells; Tenor 7cwt 3qr 9lb

For full technical spec. please go to Dove’s Guide: www.dove.cccbr.org.uk/detail.php?searchString=offwell&Submit=+Go+&DoveID=OFFWELL

For further information on bell ringing in the village please contact John Tristram.

 

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