Southern Universities Association Weekend - 11th-13th November 2016
Ringers from Cambridge, Southampton, Bristol, Oxford, London and Leicester congregated in Cambridge for a weekend of striking competitions, open towers, beer and dancing. Congratulations go to Southampton who came first in the 8-bell competition and Cambridge who came first in the 6-bell. See you all next year!
Freshers' Fair - 4th-5th October 2016
We had a successful freshers' fair hosting The Charmborough Ring on Parker's Piece. A pretty central location and the sound of bells ringing all day meant that we weren't hard to miss! Hundreds of people had a go and we got lots of new sign-ups. Thank you to everyone who helped out!
Guild Week - 20th-24th August 2016
Members of the Guild from far and wide descended on Bristol for five days of ringing and socialising. This encompassed some rather challenging bells within the city itself, plus day trips to Bath and the nearby countryside. With an average tenor weight of 24.4cwt, we certainly weren't taking it easy!
6-Bell Striking Competition - 9th July 2016
Six of the Guild's best took on the Cambridge branch of the Ely DA in a striking competition at Brinkley, we rang Cambridge Surprise Minor and came away with a very creditable 2nd place. We had dinner together, followed by a somewhat unplanned pub crawl...