Stories

When my husband and I started conducting in our young tower, we agreed that I would conduct Plain Bob and...

When I learned to ring as a teenager in Buckinghamshire, I was one of the better ringers at my home...

I agree with many of the comments made in previous stories so far. I have been ringing for more than...

 I carried out an analysis of quarter peals in Suffolk for our annual report including the gender of ringers and conductors.  The...

 A few years ago, I called a peal. When it was published in the RW, I noticed I was the...

I agree with the writer of the 'Conducting' piece. Although I conducted a number of quarters and pieces during practices...

Two women/girls in our tower were encouraged to ring the Tenor (15 1/2 cwt) and made a habit of it...

When I started ringing as a short 14yr old (admittedly a long time ago!) the tower possessed one box, height...

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

I had always wanted to learn to conduct, and having married one of the best composers and conductors there is...

After I had learned a few methods I started going to other local practices and learned to call simple touches...

Perhaps I have been extremely fortunate, but I have  experienced very little opposition from anyone as I have progressed in...