Stories

I was asked into a peal at Ambleside, a lovely 32 cwt 8 in Cumbria, and if I wanted the...

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

Very recently, my husband and I were set a question about how I felt about ringing a perfectly ordinary 15cwt...

My experience was that the discrimination when I learned to ring (started 1999) was on the grounds of age rather...

When I had been ringing a year or two, I remember going to visit a relatively heavy ring of bells...

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

I learnt age 12 on a heavy 19cwt 6 so had to learn to ring reasonably heavy bells. I usually...

I started learning to ring about two and a half years ago, first in the classrooms at MIT ringing handbells...

Last year (2019), I was on holiday with my two girls and we went to a local practice night.  Along...

I learned to ring more than 30 years ago when I was an undergraduate at Kalamazoo College, Michigan.  My first...