Guild Newsletter

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Ian Thompson’s 70 Years of Ringing

On Sunday 5th May members of the Cathedral Band treated Ian Thompson to lunch at Weston Hall Bulkington to celebrate his 70 years milestone of ringing and also as an appreciation of his loyal support to the Cathedral Band over the last 30 odd years.

Although his health has forced him to give up ringing on a regular basis he still attends the Cathedral on a Sunday where he enjoys listening to the ringing and offering help and advice.

Ian Thompson Lunch

Joy's 50 Years

It is very appropriate that Joy Pluckrose was presented with her 50 years membership certificate at the AGM, as she has done so much of the research that has been necessary to find out when ringers were approaching this milestone

Joy Pluckrose

Here she is, being presented with her certificate by Guild President, Andrew Alldrick.

April 2019 Edition Available

The latest newsletter is available to view as "Current Edition" and a printable version has been put into "Downloads".

Please note that the deadline for the following edition 15th June 2019 and items submitted after this date may have to be held over until the Ocotber 2019 edition.


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