- Latest Site Update: Tuesday 21 June 2016, 19:51:44; applies to News & Articles only.
We are the organisation for church bell and handbell ringers in South Wales, UK.
The Calendar is the definitive reference of what is happening, where and when. Please consult it before attending events and practices to check arrangements. Better still, add the Calendar to your PCs and smartphones for your own copy which automatically updates as and when changes are made.
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Interbranch Striking Competitions, Thursday 14th July 2016
This year's competitions will be held on the above date at Michaelston-y-Fedw.
Full details and competition rules are available on the Events Calendar.
Please direct any enquiries to the Association Master in the first instance.
"Auto-update" Events Calendar on your PC/Smartphone
The Events Calendar is now available for "subscription", i.e. when added to your electronic calendar it will update automatically as and when changes are made, new events added, etc. Please give it a go and let me know what you think
Ringing suspended at Merthyr Tydfil
There will be no ringing at Merthyr Tydfil for the foreseeable future ("some weeks") whilst essential work to the tower and ringing room is undertaken.
More details will be posted as they become available.
Updated 18th June 2016
The Association's Management Committee is the body that oversees its running. It meet four times per year and provides the fulcrum for the Association's activities.
The Committee oversees the whole gammut of Association business, from the setting of budgets and the overseeing of financial affairs through to the offering of grant-aid and/or loans from the Bell Restoration Fund.
Association Calendar Download
18th June 2016:
2016-17 Calendar updated
Each year the Association publishes a printed "Fixture Card" for its membership. Whilst the card may be correct at the time of going to press, practices and events can and do change after publication/printing. Ringers are advised to check this website before attending a practice or event, particularly one to which they do not normally go.
As an additional service, the current, updated Calendar is available for download/import into personal electronic devices.
Llandaff Branch Newsletters
Updated 26th May 2016
The Llandaff Branch publishes a quarterly Newsletter, copies being sent to each tower.
The latest four Newsletters are available for download below in PDF format. The most recent Newsletter is at the top. Earlier editions (from February 2002) are available from the Webmaster.
Monmouth Branch Newsletters
Updated 26th May 2016
The Monmouth Branch publishes a quarterly Newsletter for its membership.
A copy of each edition of the Newsletter is sent to each Branch tower via the notified tower correspondent. Email copies are also sent to those who've asked to receive them that way.