Stories

I learnt to ring a bell aged 12, the daughter of a ringer, but really started my ringing journey from...

In answer to the question: Why is it that there is an even gender balance among ringers in the early...

Why is it that there is an even gender balance among ringers in the early stages of ringing, but the gender...

I have never experienced much gender bias against me personally, but have been aware of slight gender bias in the...

One of the most beneficial things for fighting gender bias in ringing, in my opinion, is the presence of confident...

Before I had children, I reached a high point in my ringing career. Then I had children and I didn’t...

I did not ring much for years after I had children because our family schedule, ringing room layouts, and child...

I currently have three children under the age of 5 and now ring infrequently, having previously been an active peal...

I rang in a number of what would probably be labelled as "elite" peal bands from my late teens to...

I was taught by my father as a child and didnt really enjoy ringing. When I went to university I...

I had been an enthusiastic and fairly high profile ringer (female) through to my late 20s.  At that point, career...

I had just been promoted to a senior job in London and, as a single mum was struggling to deal...