Stories

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

I learnt to ring in an odd-struck, rather lumpy 6, but I thought they were great.  I learned with other...

Coming from a ringing family, I've sat in ringing rooms surrounded by both "uncles and aunties" as long as I...

When I learned to ring as a teenager in the early 1970s there was no messing about: men were men...

I was taught to ring over 40 years ago. We were all given the same opportunities and encouraged to attend...

I had not been ringing very long but was very keen. At a  branch practice I attempted to ring a...

I was taught to ring in my 40s together with my husband and children, all of us still ring now...

I'd like to reflect on my time at a particular tower. I loved my time there and was made very...

I asked my mum, a ringer of 60+ years, who her inspiration was and the response was three very well-known...

This isn't really a story, more a general observation based on something that I've seen happen A LOT over the...

I was ringing at a cathedral after a 12-bell. The person running the ringing and asked, in a cheeky way...

Maybe l've been lucky, maybe l'm blind to it, but l have not noticed/been aware of any gender bias. I...