Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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1 Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, S Lawrence (T), 6, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TL094021
2 Abbotskerswell, Devon, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. SX855687
3 Aberdeen, City of Aberdeen, Scotland, Cath Ch of S Machar, 8, 14-0-6 (714 kg) in F♯. Mon 18:30. [website] NJ938087
4 Aberford, West Yorkshire, S Ricarius (GF), 4, 5-1-0 (267 kg) in B. SE432371
5 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, Cath Ch of S Francis Xavier (RC), 12, 28-2-1 (1448 kg) in D♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯; only limited ringing allowed - call ahead. [website]
6 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, S Andrew, Walkerville, 6, 12-1-26 (634 kg) in F♯. [website]
7 Albury, New South Wales, Australia, S Matthew (GF), 8, 7-3-21 (403 kg) in A♭. Tue 17:30. [website]
8 Aldeby, Norfolk, S Mary, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. Not well in tune. TM450933
9 Aldenham, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt, 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in E. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ139984
10 Aldford, Cheshire, S John Bapt, 6, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in E. Tue. SJ418594
11 Aldington, Kent, S Martin, 6, 13-3-11 (704 kg) in F. Wed (2nd, 4th: check). [website] TR074361
12 Aldworth, Berkshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 3, 9-1-22 (480 kg) in A♭. SU553793
13 Alfriston, East Sussex, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8-2-10 (436 kg) in A. Rung from chancel crossing. Tue. TQ521030
14 Algarkirk, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; rung from chancel crossing. TF291352
15 Alkham, Kent, S Anthony (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. [website] TR255423
16 Almeley, Herefordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in G. Fri (2nd). [website] SO332515
17 Altarnun, Cornwall, S Nonna, 8, 11-1-19 (580 kg) in F♯. SX222813
18 Amport, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-24 (455 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing. Fri. [website] SU299442
19 Appleby Magna, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 11-1-2 (572 kg) in F♯. PN shared: 1st: Appleby Magna; exc 1st: Swepstone; anticlockwise. Mon (1st). [website] SK314098
20 Appleton, Oxfordshire, S Laurence (T), 10, 13-0-10 (665 kg) in E. Fri. SP443015
21 Appleton, Oxfordshire, Workshop Campanile (The Balscote Ring) (GF), 12, 1-2-16 (83 kg) in B♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯,4♯,5♯,8♯, and 9♯ (also allowing a harmonic minor 10); one or more bells not hung : 6♭. SP443018
22 Apsley End, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 6, 13-0-25 (672 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] TL060051
23 Areley Kings, Worcestershire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 8-1-3 (420 kg) in B♭. Thu 18:45. [website] SO802710
24 Arreton, Isle of Wight, S George (GF), 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SZ534867
25 Arundel, West Sussex, Chapel of Our Lady, Arundel Castle, 3, 6-0-0 (305 kg) in D. Ringing restricted (invitees only). TQ018072
26 Ascott under Wychwood, Oxfordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP300186
27 Ash, Somerset, Holy Trinity, 6, 6-1-20 (327 kg) in B. Thu 20:00. [website] ST472207
28 Ash next Sandwich, Kent, S Nicholas, 10, 21-3-0 (1105 kg) in E♭. Fri. [website] TR287583
29 Ashbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Bishopstone; anticlockwise. Thu (1st, 3rd). SU265849
30 Ashdon, Essex, All Saints (T), 8, 15-1-25 (786 kg) in F. Mon. TL580415
31 Ashford, Kent, S Mary V, 10, 21-2-22 (1102 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TR010427
32 Ashford, Surrey, S Matthew, 5, 5-1-0 (267 kg) in B♭. 4th (5-1-2) is heavier than tenor. Thu. TQ072715
33 Ashtead, Surrey, S Giles (T), 8, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ192580
34 Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester, S Michael & All Angels, 12, 25-2-25 (1307 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯; only limited ringing allowed. [website] SJ941989
35 Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester, S Peter, 8, 18-3-11 (958 kg) in E. SJ930985
36 Ashwick, Somerset, S James (GF), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. [website] ST637484
37 Aspatria, Cumbria, S Kentigern (T), 8, 13-2-8 (689 kg) in F. Thu. [website] NY147419
38 Aston, Hertfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 11-1-18 (580 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TL271226
39 Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire, S Michael, 6, 11-2-23 (595 kg) in F♯. Wed. SU556860
40 Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, S Luke, 10, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in F. Thu (with additions) 18:30. [website]
41 Attleborough, Norfolk, Assumption of BVM, 6, 12-2-18 (643 kg) in E. Tue. TM049953
42 Avening, Gloucestershire, Holy Cross, 6, 11-2-15 (591 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] ST879980
43 Avington, Hampshire, S Mary, 5, 6-1-0 (318 kg) in B♭. [website] SU532322
44 Axminster, Devon, S Mary (T), 10, 23-1-15 (1188 kg) in C♯. Wed (alt: check). [website] SY296984
45 Aycliffe, Durham, S Andrew, 3, 3-2-9 (182 kg) in E♭. Access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. NZ282221
46 Aylesbeare, Devon, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 11-2-0 (584 kg) in G. Thu (with exceptions). SY037919
47 Aylsham, Norfolk, S Michael (T), 10, 17-1-6 (879 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). TG192270
48 Bacup, Lancashire, Christ Church (T), 8 U/R, 10-2-7 (537 kg) in A♭. Church closed; Building is up for sale / under offer; unringable. SD873233
49 Badsey, Worcestershire, S James (T), 8, 15-0-4 (764 kg) in F. Mon. [website] SP070431
50 Badsworth, West Yorkshire, S Mary V, 6, 13-0-24 (671 kg) in E. Fri. SE463149