Updated: Coronavirus(COVID-19)- Latest guidance from the CCCBR (December 2020)

The link below offers up-to-date guidance from the Central Council on ringing during this period. (Click the link below for more information). Covid Winter Plan – updated guidance for England Wales and Scotland  

Volunteering with the Central Council

Volunteering with the Central Council of Church Bellringers, the point of the CC and what it means to be a Rep- see more information by clicking on the PDFs below. 200823 Volunteering with the Central Council of Church Bellringers PDF

The safe resumption of bellringing

The safe resumption of bellringing – see the guidance from the Central Council of Church Bellringers as well as policy and working practice from Worcester Cathedral and the Guild.

Worcester Cathedral Peal Book

82 peals have been recorded in the Worcester Cathedral peal book so far, each page is individually illustrated.

Peal board to mark the end of the Great War

peal board

This board records the peal rung to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War. On the left is Maggie Willans who painted the board, on the right is Councillor Dr Adrian Gregson, Chairman of the Worcestershire World War One Hundred project who funded the board.

Paddington goes back to Peru!

Julie McGill is taking Paddington Bear to Peru in May 2020 to raise £10,000 for Acorns, our children’s hospice. Please support Julie!

External review of the WCGoB by Tim Keyes

grandsire caters

Report into the Worcester Cathedral Guild of Bellringers (WCGoB), November 2019. Review Conducted by Tim Keyes (former Head of The King’s School Worcester and Tower Captain of St Michael and All Angels Church Ledbury).

10 year-old schoolboy becomes bell ringer

A schoolboy may well hold the title of Britain’s youngest bell ringer – playing professionally aged just 10. Sam Trigger became hooked on the sound of church bells after attending his uncle’s wedding back in 2015. Sam, from Bromsgrove, Worcs,

Farewell to Alex

On 27 October we said farewell to Alex Hajok, who has moved to Manchester to pursue her career.

Fun with Bells – a podcast

Mark Regan interviewed on the Fun with Bells website on 12 September 2019 with podshow host Cathy Booth.