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R.I.P - Denis Frith
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BBC Music Day - 3rd June
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Hackthorn 10th Anniversary Celebrations
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West Lindsey "Carry on Striking!"
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What's on May / June 2016

12 May Midweek Ringing Wragby
14 May Central Practice Scothern Details
17 May Midweek Ringing Washingborough
18 May South Lincs Wed Group Folkingham
21 May Southern Striking Comp. Silk Willoughby
22 May Northern Rambler's Service Walesby
28 May 8 Bell Method Practice Washingborough
30 May Northern Tour Details (Also see Diary)
31 May Midweek Ringing Away Day TBA
03 Jun BBC Music Day Details
04 Jun Eastern Striking Competition Willoughby
07 Jun Midweek Ringing North Scarle


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

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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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