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Sojourns of a Summer Evening (Elloe)
Central Meeting at Branston
Ringing World National Youth Contest Report
News Sheet for July
West Lindsey Open Towers Day
Peal at 20-21, Scunthorpe
Central Rabbits at Thorpe on the Hill
Central Council Meeting Report
News Sheet for June
Cathedral Centenary Peal
R.I.P - Walter Frogatt (UPDATE)
Martin Pearson - Funeral Report
West Lindsey Wakefield Tour

What's on August / September 2014

13 Aug Midweek Ringing Wragby
16 Aug West Lindsey Treasure Hunt Willingham Details
16 Aug Southern Bring & Share Morton
17 Aug Northern Evensong Ringing Cathedral
19 Aug Midweek Ringing Washingborough
23 Aug Surprise Major Practice Washingborough
24 Aug West Lindsey Evensong Ringing Cathedral
30 Aug West Lindsey Conducting Workshop Stow
02 Sep Midweek Ringing Dunholme
06 Sep Central Washingborough Outing The Peaks Details
06 Sep Eastern Meeting Frampton
10 Sep Midweek Ringing Wragby
13 Sep Guild 6 Bell Nettleham & Dunholme Details


Ringing at Gunby

The territory covered by the Guild is the Anglican Diocese of Lincoln, comprising the whole of Lincolnshire as it was before the 1974 boundary revision. Most of the county's 600 fine churches are mediśval, and the jewel in Lincolnshire's crown is undoubtedly Lincoln Cathedral.

About 270 of our churches have bells hung for full-circle ringing, and there has been a great deal of re-hanging and augmentation in recent years. Contact information and other details can be found in the Towers Directory.

If you would like to learn more about bell ringing, you may wish to look at this explanatory web page. New recruits, of whatever age, are always welcome. Contact your nearest tower.

There is a great deal of enthusiasm and goodwill amongst bell ringers in Lincolnshire, and the health of the Guild is reflected in the number and complexity of peals and quarter peals both in the tower and on handbells.

In addition to the usual tower and branch practices, as will be seen in the Ringing Diary there are a number of special practices and training sessions to enable those who wish to do so to progress in the Art.

Misc ringers
Misc ringers

The Guild Newsletter which first appeared in May 2005 improved communications in the Guild. If you would like to receive a personal notice please let the have your email address.

A history of the Guild is also available on this web site.

This page shows ringing at various churches, a mini-ring and both Guild simulators. Ringers taking part in a handbell performance are also shown. A wide range of ages and most branches of the Guild are represented.

Handbell ringing

Sixbel Ringing in WLB Ringing in WLB Chedburgh Campanile Wombel

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Finally, having visited this website perhaps you might like to arrange an outing or tour, or come to the county as an individual. You will be very welcome. Click here for more about 'Lovely Lincolnshire'Lincolnshire Day.

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