Young Ringers meetings and events, 2015

Details of the Ely DA Young Ringers meetings and events are now on the Ely DA Young Ringers website.

Booking form

A booking form for the meetings is here. The form includes a space for parental consent for Young Ringers under the age of 18.

Please share the plans and booking form with any young ringers you know, especially any who have not yet come to our Young Ringers' Events. Thank you!

Ely DA Young Ringers - August report

Twelve Young Ringers, parents and helpers had a lovely ringing outing today, Weds 27th Aug, enabling us all to try different bells and ring new things. Thank you very much to Adam, Will and especially Rachel for their organisation, and to the towers for letting us ring. Rachel's report of the outing is here.

Six Young Ringers rang a Quarter Peal at St Benet's Church in Cambridge on Sun 24th Aug. Will writes:
We rang 1260 changes in 43 minutes. The Band was:
1. Chris (2nd Quarter)
2. Rachel (1st Quarter)
3. Billy 
4. William 
5. Adam (C)
6. Ben (1st Quarter)
Ringing World National Youth Contest, Worcester, 5th July 2014. A photo of the band is here; Rachel's report on the day is here.

Sat 26 Apr: 2-3:30pm Lolworth (3, 5cwt) - “1260 Changes Meeting”

This was our contribution to the Ely District Quarter Peal month in memory of Rosemary Palmer and Colin Johnson. 

  Here is a photo of the event (click on the photo to see a larger version). The 1260 changes were made up from Chiming, Rounds and Call Changes, Plain Hunt and Stedman Singles on the tower bells and, on handbells,Rounds and Named Changes, Plain Hunt on 6, Plain Bob Minor. The Young Ringers were: Kieran Edney, William Johnson, Jessica Feetenby, Melanie Franks, Chris Franks, Joshua Brown, Daniel Smith, Zachary Brown, Reece Perry, Jason Burnet, Jacob Childs. And the helpers were: Chris Bell, Barbara Le Gallez, Marina Warner, Nicholas Small. Alan Winter.

In memory of Rosemary Palmer and Colin Johnson, as part of the Ely District 'Ring for Rosemary and Colin' month.

A report on the first Young Ringers Event, in June 2013, is here, and a report on the second event in September 2013 is here.