Month: April 2015

Birmingham School of Bell Ringing

Website updates

Some of the sections of the website have now been updated – “About the School” has some additional pages, giving the prospective new ringer a bit more of an idea what to expect should they sign up. From this week onwards, the weekly allocation will also be published in the “helpers” section of the School…
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Great feedback….

This morning’s session at Harborne was the most progress I have ever seen in a single session of the School. Well done to Tim, Jenny and Sallie, and also to Tower B for providing the groundwork that makes such quick progress possible! Simon

News from abroad….

Found in my “inbox” today: Hi Clare Just to let you know that Sue and I have rung at Dordrecht today. Regards,  John and Sue Good to see our students venturing out a bit…..

Quarter Peal Success!

Congratulations to Lesley Griffin (former student): http://www.bb.ringingworld.co.uk/view.php?id=452400 Ringing World BellBoard 1260 Plain Bob Doubles rung at Knowle (SS John the Baptist, Lawrence and Anne), West Midlands BB.RINGINGWORLD.CO.UK

Student testimonials

As a pupil who only started ringing this year, I have been lucky enough to join a bell ringing teaching school, that I find is not only first class in its theory but excellent in its hands on practical bell ringing techniques. The ease of knowledge that is passed on individually while actually pulling the…
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New Website!

Great news! The School now has its own website which will hold all the news, so that non facebook users and the public can see what we are up to. Tutors and helpers – there is now a direct link to Doodle from the “helpers” page, which will make it easy for you to update…
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More Helpers Needed

Clare writes: The school is full at the moment with 25 learners across the 4 groups. We would welcome new volunteers who can already ring, to join one of the groups as a helper. You can sign up as often or as little as you like – we especially need help in June when some…
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