District Ringing Programme

Here is the Ely District ringing programme for 2018, and the first meeting in 2019.

Note that there are several months when the meeting is not held on the first Saturday, but on the 2nd or 3rd Saturday.

Ely District events are shown in black, and Association events are shown in blue. Arrangements which are not yet confirmed are marked with an asterisk *. These events are also shown on the Ely District calendar and the Ely DA calendar, which shows events for all districts in the Ely DA.

A print-friendly version of the programme is available to download here. You can also download programmes for 20172016,  201520142013 and 2012.

 6th January

 Cottenham 2 - 3 pm, Willingham 3.30 - 4.30 pm then service, tea and ADM


 3rd February    

 Soham 3 - 5 pm, then tea.


 10th March    

 Chippenham 2 - 3.30 pm, Isleham 4 - 5.30 pm, then tea.


 7th April

 Outing, Wisbech District. Planned towers are Elm, Wisbech, Downham Market, Stow Bardolph and Fincham. More details nearer the time.


 5th May    

 Ely DA AGM and inter-district striking competition in the Ely District. Striking competition at Swaffham Bulbeck, open ringing at Swaffham Prior, open and service ringing at Burwell, service at Burwell, tea and meeting in a hall to be arranged near to Burwell. 


 12th May   

 Striking conpetition at Histon on the back 6, draw at 6 pm. Refreshments and business meeting.


 2nd June    

 Stretham 5 - 6.30 pm and Landbeach 7 - 8 pm. Refreshments at Landbeach


 21st July    

 Joint meeting with the Huntingdon District. Swavesey 5 - 6 pm, Fenstanton * 6.15 - 7.15 pm, Hemingford Grey *  7.30 - 8.30 pm. Refreshments at Swavesey and Hemingford Grey.


 4th August

 Haddenham 5 - 6.30 pm, Wicken 7 - 8 pm. Refreshments at Wicken.


 8th September

 Joint meeting with the Cambridge District. Bottisham 5 - 6 pm, then towers to be arranged.


 6th October

 Rampton 2.30 - 4 pm, Over 4.30 - 6 pm. Refreshments during ringing and business meeting at Over.


 3rd November   

 Somersham  2.30 - 4 pm, Chatteris 4.30 - 6 pm, then tea.


 1st December

 Longstanton 3 - 5 pm, refreshments during ringing.


First meeting in 2019:

 5th January    

 St Mary's, Ely  2.30 - 4.30 pm then service and tea; ADM at 5.45 pm.