Eastern District practices

Just a quick note to say that we have had to swap around the next two District Practices so next week Thursday 19th May the practice will be at St Stephen-by-Saltash starting at 7pm. The following month we will hope to go to Talland. Hope to see you there Sue McC ED Sec

TDGR Ringing Festival 2022 (including the Whole Guild AGM)

St. Petrocs Church Bodmin and surrounding towers

We’ll start the day off with some ringing (all starting at 09:30 – 10:15) From the North, the newly re-hung Lanteglos By Camelford (6) tenor 7–3–3 in G PL32 9RG From the West, Lanivet (8) tenor 13–1–7 in F PL30 5NA From the East, Cardinham (8) tenor 14-3-16 in F# PL30 4BL .........................................................................…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………............................................................... Meet at […]

The TDGR Cake-Off

St. Petroc's Church Bodmin

Love baking? Why not enter this year’s TDGR Cake – Off? There are three categories for entries: 1. A plate of 12 Individual Cakes 2. A plate of 12 Fruit Scones 3. Traditional Cake We’re not the W.I. so we’re NOT taking this extremely seriously, it’s just a bit of fun, designed to help the […]

Workshop: Applying for grants and funding

St. Petroc's Church Bodmin

Our Very own Bell Restoration Officer has bucket loads of experience to share within this workshop which will form part of the TDGR Ringing Festival Day. Please register in advance to secure your place, as time and space are at a premium and places are limited. Register your attendance with secretary@tdgr.org.uk places will be allocated […]

Ringing up and down in peal workshop

St. Tudy

Everyone loves a good rise and fall in peal, it’s a real skill and requires much practice! These days it can be difficult to get the practice, so if you’re in need of some and would benefit from a couple of hours learning about rising and fall in peal, this workshop is for you! To […]

Train the Trainer, Teaching Bell Handling With Confidence

St. Petroc's Church Bodmin

Eager to help your tower teach new ringers? Would you like a little refresher session just to bring yourself back up to speed with the basics? Maybe you’re keen to learn how to teach and you’ve never done it before, this session is just for you! The course will be run by Andy Smith and […]

Pillaton and St. Mellion Handbell Ringers Perform at TDGR Ringing Festival

St. Petroc's Church Bodmin

It was the end of a very different year for all of us, The Central Council of Church Bell Ringers (CCCBR) had launched a You Tube Competition in order to showcase the best ringing videos in the world and guess who won Overall Winner in 2020!!!??? The Pillaton and St. Mellion Handbell Ringers “The prize […]

Call to ring to coincide with the Service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s taking place on Friday 3rd June to mark HM Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee

Ask your incombent if it's ok to ring at your church

As you will be aware of the extended Bank Holiday in June to mark HM Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee. Bell ringing in churches across the UK and Commonwealth will be marking this celebration with a coordinated call to ring to coincide with the Service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s taking place on Friday 3rd […]

Coordinated Ring to celebrate HM Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee

Ask your incombent if it's ok to ring at your church

As you will be aware of the extended Bank Holiday in June to mark HM Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee. Bell ringing in churches across the UK and Commonwealth will be marking this celebration with a coordinated call to ring to coincide with the Service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s taking place on Friday 3rd […]

Royal Cornwall Show

TDGR at Royal Cornwall Show - United Churches tent

The TDGR is taking the Bradoc Mini-ring on tour to the Royal Cornwall Show! This is a massive recruitment opportunity and we want to hear from anyone who wishes to volunteer to talk about how cool Campanology is! The TDGR is willing to subsidise tickets to the tune of £10, so if you're interested, please […]

RWNYC 2022

Exeter

The Ringing World National Youth Contest for the Whitechapel Trophy, first held at St Saviour, Pimlico in March 2011, was initially conceived as a “one off” event as part of the Ringing World’s Centenary celebrations. However, after the resounding success of this first contest, in which twelve teams took part, The Ringing World decided to […]

TDGR 125th Anniversary

Join in with the celebrations Open Towers Celebratory Dinner Recruitment Opportunities Friendly Competitions & Guild Events Ringing Relay - challenge is to ring all the bells in the TDGR...!!! Further details to follow...