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Monmouth Branch Striking Competition, Saturday 12th May 2018
As announced in the Monmouth Branch AGM in January, the date of the Branch Striking Competitions has had to be changed to 12th May 2018 to avoid a clash with the Royal Wedding on 19th May 2018.
125th Anniversary Dinner, Saturday 13th October 2018
The Dinner will take place at the Manor Parc Hotel, Thornhill, Cardiff. Menu and room rates for those who want to stay overnight are available on the downloadable poster.
Please download and print a copy of the poster for your tower.
Tickets are available from andrew Phillips and Yvonne John.
Names/numbers and all enquiries to Andrew Phillips, please.
Llangynwyd, St Cynwyd
All ringing has been prohibited on the advice of an architect, the advice being that shaking/vibrations might crack the rendering. We will be following this up as there is some doubt that the tower is actually rendered and might be limewashed.
Chepstow, St Mary
Updated 1st April 2018
Please note that Sunday Service ringing is from 10:30 - 11:00am (no evening ringing) and that there is no weekly Practice Night.
Michaelston-y-Fedw, St Michael
Please note that there will no longer be a weekly Thursday evening Practice at this tower.
Llantilio Pertholey, St Teilo
Practice Night arrangments changed; there will now be a weekly Practice on Thursday evenings.
Monmouth Branch Newsletters
Updated 20th March 2018
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.
2017 Annual Report
Tthe Association's 2017 Annual report is now in the process of being distributed by a dedicated team in each of the Branches. Members should hopefully receive their copy during the next week or so.
The Report contains details of Association and Branch activities, practices, accounts, etc. The Report also contains the full list of Tower Correspondents which was, to the best of endeavours, correct at the time of going to press.
Llandaff Branch Newsletters
Updated 26th February 2018
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.
Peal Records Database
Updated 1st January 2018:
Database Update Files added
& Draft 2017 Pealbook added
The Association has a complete record of all Peals rung in its name and within the Association's area since it was founded in 1893. A "read only" version of the Association's Peal Record Database is available for download and installation onto your PC (MS Windows only).
Also available for download are PDF files of each year's Peals since 1989.