Stories

Learning to ring bigger bells has been an uphill battle as a female ringer. I learned to ring at University...

In general I have spent my life bucking the trend on what girls and women are expected to do (sports...

MENTORS: Although I was taught by a man, and my two main mentors were men, thinking back I think it...

When I learnt to ring in the late 70s it was definitely a male-dominated activity, and there were people about...

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

Reading the accounts on the website so far, it certainly reminded me of an occasion when my husband and I...

A few years ago a request went out from our local guild for help with a ringers' tea at a...

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 feel I am the stereotype female ringer who always rings  round the front end and has done virtually no...

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

I am very new to bell ringing and still a learner in my view (circa 3 years since walking into...