28th April 2017

Peak District

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Officers

Olav Bradstock (District)
David Camm (District)
Glen Fiddy (Chairman)
Giles Lacey (BRF)
Linda A Moores (District)
Sue Silcocks (District)
Pauline Taylor (District)
Richard Taylor (Ringing Master)
Josephine Walker (Education, General)

 

Calendar

25th August 2018
  • Whiting Society: Making Your Plain Hunt Sound Better

    25th August 2018
    Gordon Halls Ringing Centre, Mill Rd, Eckington, Sheffield S21 4EP, UK

    This course is being run by the Whiting Society. Use their contact page to request further details or book. The course fee is £25 per person.

    Duration: typically eight hours.
    Number of students: 3, 4, 5, maybe 6.
    Target: Relatively new ringers embarking on change ringing for the first time.
    Covers: Bell handling style in depth, theory, striking, ringing speed (up and down), ropesight, attitude, putting it all together. (The course handouts are available in the “Articles” section of the Society’s website.)

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27th August 2018
  • Peak District Open Day

    27th August 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Ten towers in the south of the Peak District

    See website for details.

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28th August 2018
  • 10/12 Bell Practice

    28th August 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Youlgreave DE45 1WL

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30th August 2018
  • Whiting Society: Dynamic Bell Driving

    30th August 2018
    Gordon Halls Ringing Centre, Mill Rd, Eckington, Sheffield S21 4EP, UK

    This course is being run by the Whiting Society. Use their contact page to request further details or book. The course fee is £25 per person.

    Duration: Usually 1000 to 1700 with a lunch break.
    Number of students: 2 or 3 (max).
    Target: (a) Relatively new ringers embarking on change ringing for the first time, or
    (b) Experienced ringers, sometimes of some years standing, who have difficulty in placing a bell accurately in change ringing because of deficiencies in handling technique – the folk who think they’re doing a dodge, but actually the bell isn’t.
    Covers: Mostly bell handling technique, when and how to pull and check, how to apply effective tension to the rope, how to relate this to the work of a method. Mostly exercises following introductory lecture. Short sessions on ropesight and striking.

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8th September 2018
  • Peak District Meeting

    8th September 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    3pm-4pm Edensor DE45 1PJ 5pm-6pm Baslow DE45 1RY

    Option of walking between the towers through Chatsworth Park (Suggest leave cars at Baslow)

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9th September 2018
  • DYR Meeting

    9th September 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    St Martin of Tours, Alfreton, DE55 7AH

    For young ringers (you need to be able to ring rounds unaccompanied - otherwise bring a 'minder' - they just might get a ring too! We also ring more advanced things). Just turn up at a practice or contact dyr@derbyda.org.uk.

    We will be asking for a donation of £1 from each Adult ringer please.

    https://www.derbyda.org.uk/dyr/

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25th September 2018
  • 10/12 Bell Practice

    25th September 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Youlgreave DE45 1WL

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1st October 2018
2nd October 2018
3rd October 2018
4th October 2018
5th October 2018
6th October 2018
  • 8 Bell Striking competition West Hallam

    6th October 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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13th October 2018
  • Peak District Quarter Peal Day

    13th October 2018
    Towers and timings to be confirmed

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14th October 2018
  • DYR Meeting

    14th October 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    To be confirmed

    For young ringers (you need to be able to ring rounds unaccompanied - otherwise bring a 'minder' - they just might get a ring too! We also ring more advanced things). Just turn up at a practice or contact dyr@derbyda.org.uk.

    https://www.derbyda.org.uk/dyr/

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23rd October 2018
  • 10/12 Bell Practice

    23rd October 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Youlgreave DE45 1WL

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27th October 2018
  • Bell Maintenance Course

    27th October 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Mugginton Village Hall, DE6 4PL

    Book the date. Details to follow.

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11th November 2018
  • DYR Meeting

    11th November 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    To be confirmed

    For young ringers (you need to be able to ring rounds unaccompanied - otherwise bring a 'minder' - they just might get a ring too! We also ring more advanced things). Just turn up at a practice or contact dyr@derbyda.org.uk.

    https://www.derbyda.org.uk/dyr/

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17th November 2018
  • Peak District Meeting

    17th November 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Wirksworth DE4 4DQ

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27th November 2018
  • 10/12 Bell Practice

    27th November 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Youlgreave DE45 1WL

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9th December 2018
  • DYR Meeting

    9th December 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    To be confirmed

    For young ringers (you need to be able to ring rounds unaccompanied - otherwise bring a 'minder' - they just might get a ring too! We also ring more advanced things). Just turn up at a practice or contact dyr@derbyda.org.uk.

    https://www.derbyda.org.uk/dyr/

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15th December 2018
  • Peak District Carol Service

    15th December 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Hartington SK17 0AS

    Carol Service and supper afterwards

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12th January 2019
  • Peak District Annual Meeting

    12th January 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Tideswell SK17 8NU

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13th January 2019
  • DYR Meeting

    13th January 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    To be confirmed

    For young ringers (you need to be able to ring rounds unaccompanied - otherwise bring a 'minder' - they just might get a ring too! We also ring more advanced things). Just turn up at a practice or contact dyr@derbyda.org.uk.

    https://www.derbyda.org.uk/dyr/

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22nd January 2019
  • 10/12 Bell Practice

    22nd January 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Youlgreave DE45 1WL

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9th February 2019
  • Peak District Meeting

    9th February 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Crich DE4 5DJ

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  • 63rd Sir AP Heywood Memorial Dinner

    9th February 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    St John the Baptist, Staveley, S43 3TN

    Open ringing followed by a ceilidh and supper at the Speedwell Rooms.

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  • 63rd Sir Arthur P Heywood Memorial Dinner

    9th February 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    The Speedwell Rooms, Inkersall Road, Staveley, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S43 3JL

    The 63rd Sir Arthur P Heywood Memorial Dinner
    Saturday 9th February 2019
    Speedwell Rooms, Staveley

    • Live ceilidh band
    • Lounge for handbell ringing.
    • Pie & pea supper (to be confirmed)

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10th February 2019
  • DYR Meeting

    10th February 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    To be confirmed

    For young ringers (you need to be able to ring rounds unaccompanied - otherwise bring a 'minder' - they just might get a ring too! We also ring more advanced things). Just turn up at a practice or contact dyr@derbyda.org.uk.

    https://www.derbyda.org.uk/dyr/

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