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Bell Histories by Chris Pickford

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All Saints189.65 Kb
Old St Martins174.01 Kb
St John Baptist176.71 Kb
St John in Bedwardine154.83 Kb
St Andrew261.61 Kb
St Stephen Barbourne114.43 Kb
St Swithun178.04 Kb
Worcester Cathedral208.32 Kb

Other History and Research

Bells and bell ringing in the history of Worcester Cathedral

Bells and bell ringing in the history of Worcester Cathedral (external link to Worcester Cathedral Library blog)

Bell ringing in Worcester: identifying celebrations of Napoleonic victories

Bell ringing in Worcester: identifying celebrations of Napoleonic victories (external link to Worcester Cathedral Library blog)

Maintaining Worcester Cathedral in the early seventeenth century

Maintaining Worcester Cathedral in the early seventeenth century (external link to Worcester Cathedral Library blog)

Historic Photographs

Child Protection and Safeguarding

See the Church of England Safeguarding Polices on the Diocese of Worcester website.

Covid-19

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.

Learning to Ring Progress Cards by Bernard Taylor

Learning to Ring

Learning to Ring – Stage 1

Learning to Ring

Learning to Ring – Stage 2

Learning to Ring

Learning to Ring – Stage 3

Media Coverage

See the News page for the latest media coverage.

http://youtu.be/ARkFKjw3r-g
Marcus Brigstocke’s Trophy People
10 year-old schoolboy becomes bell ringer – Caters News, 28 November 2019
Fun with Bells – a podcast, 12 September 2019
Visiting ringers from New York – BBCHW Sunday Breakfast, 23 June 2019
The new bell is cast – BBCHW Sunday Breakfast, 19 November 2017
Dramatic cathedral rescue – BBC Radio 4 and Radio 5 Live interviews, 13 February 2017
Financial Times Masterclass – 21 January 2017
Bellringing – is it a sport? – BBCHW, February 2016

Peals

Quarter peals rung at Worcester Cathedral to Feb 2020

Quarter peals rung at Worcester Cathedral to Feb 2020

Analysis of peals rung at Worcester Cathedral to March 2020

Analysis of peals rung at Worcester Cathedral to March 2020

Worcester Cathedral Peal Book

Worcester Cathedral Peal Book – Vol 1 (9Mb file)

Worcester Cathedral Peal Book

Worcester Cathedral Peal Book – Vol 2 (9Mb file)

Worcester Cathedral Peal Book

Worcester Cathedral Peal Book – Vol 3 (7Mb file)

Steeplekeeping

Tower Drawings and Photographs

The Builder 1874

extract from The Builder published 1874 (2Mb file)

Wigwam Tower Plan

Wigwam Tower Plan

Bellframe Layout

Bellframe Layout

Bells Sub-frame

Bells Sub-frame

Bell Details

Bell Details

Headstock Details

Headstock Details

1867 Fulljames Report

1867 Fulljames Report

Worcester Cathedral tower 1870

Worcester Cathedral tower 1870

Worcester Bell Projects

New Bells for OSM

Old St Martins Project Leaflet

OSM Infoboards

Old St Martins Information Boards

St Stephens Barbourne Project Leaflet

St Stephens Barbourne Project Leaflet

Worcester Bellringers’ Leaflets

Learn to Ring Bells at Worcester Cathedral

Learn to Ring Bells at Worcester Cathedral

Worcester Cathedral Tower

Worcester Cathedral Tower (4Mb file)

Bells in the City

Bells in the City – the history, and future, of ringing in Worcester (3Mb file)

Health and Safety

The documents in the section form the Health and Safety Manual for Worcester Cathedral Guild of Bellringers. This manual allows for the safe working within the bell tower of anyone either ringing or carrying out maintenance. If you are unsure at any time of the correct procedure, please contact the relevant person. Health and Safety is everyone’s responsibility, please ensure you are safe, and follow the correct procedure at all times. ** Please note that the documents are currently under review.**

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01 Sprine V1.0236.15 Kb
02 Folder Index V1.1 June 2018359.4 Kb
03 New Safety Policy S P01 09 V1.1 June2018353.47 Kb
04 Special Permit to Work S P05 V1.1 June 2018360.8 Kb
05 General Permit to Work S P06 V1.1 June 2018404.27 Kb
06 New Tower Risk Assesment04 V1.1 June 2018252.41 Kb
07 Risk Assesment blank sheet V1.1 June 2018450.55 Kb
07a Risk Assessment Method Statement Lifting New Bell264.57 Kb
08 Emergency Contact Sheet V1.1 June 2018591.9 Kb
09 List of children Under Care with W Gof B V1.1 June 2018 blank320.49 Kb
10 General Info Consent Form V1.1 June 2018412.74 Kb
11 Bellringing Safeguarding Protocols336.12 Kb
12 D B S Checks Info V1.1 June 2018313.88 Kb
12 Safeguarding Links V1.0 June 2018323.76 Kb
13 Authorisation for use of Personal Information V1.1 June 2018327.15 Kb
14 First Aid Boxes V1.1 June 2018326.98 Kb
15 First Aid Notice V1.1 June 2018380.04 Kb
16 Fire Action V1.1 June 2018334.93 Kb
17 Fire Escape Routes V1.1 June 2018311.61 Kb
18 Bells Insurance Info May 2018452.98 Kb