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Final of the National Twelve-Bell Striking Competition


National Twelve-Bell Striking Competition Final at Lincoln Cathedral

Saturday 28 June 2008

The Cathedral Company of Ringers was delighted to welcome contestants and visitors to Lincoln Cathedral for the 33rd National 12-Bell Competition Final on 28 June 2008.

The special website for the event is here, which opens a new tab or window.

The essential results information is as below:

Place

Team

Marks

Peal Speed

Rang

1

Birmingham

89%

3h 25

6th

2

Ancient Society of College Youths

77%

3h 31

1st

3

Society of Royal Cumberland Youths

75%

3h 33

5th

4

Leeds

73%

3h 21

9th

5

St Paul's Cathedral

64%

3h 43

3rd

6

York

59%

3h 38

2nd

7

Stockton-on-Tees

56%

3h 31

8th

8

Guildford

47%

3h 25

7th

9

Bristol

45%

3h 43

4th

Acknowledgements to Jennie Town, Tony Parry and Campanophile for passing these on. A full report will be published soon in The Ringing World.

The National 12-Bell Contest will feature on BBC 1's Sunday Life starting at 1000 this coming Sunday, 6 July 2008.

The judges' comments on each band's ringing, with a recording of their ringing, can be found here

The Taylor Trophy

The Taylor Trophy