Bellringing

04
Apr

Quarter Peal Rung at Croston

With only six ringers turning up at on Monday 27th evening meeting, the opportunity was taken to ring a quarter peal on the front bells at Croston. Monday 27th March 2017 1260 St. Clements College Bob Minor 1. Jeffrey D Simcox ( c) 2. Christopher Ashton 3. Peter R Hunt 4. John C Wane 5. […]

10
Oct

Croston ring a Quarter Peal of Bells in Memory of Alan Dyson

On Sunday afternoon on the 9th October a quarter peal of bells were rung in memory of a Tarleton ringer who sadly died on 3rd October 2016. Alan Dyson was tower captain there for a long time and has helped Croston out on many occasions. He was well known to all the band who rang […]

24
Apr

Croston Bell Ringers Celebrate the Queens 90th Birthday

Croston ringers and friends celebrated the Queen’s birthday, St. George’s Day and marked the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare at Croston Parish Church on Saturday. Ringing included 90 changes of Grandsire Doubles, a touch of Grandsire Triples and two sets of rounds and call changes.

10
Apr

 Junior Bell ringing

Looking on the 3 churches website I read they were asking children over the age of 10 years to come and have a go at bell ringing. In January I went to Croston Church where I met the bell ringing team and the first thing they did was take me up the bell tower to […]

28
Jan

Croston Bellringers

Come & Join our bell ringers & have a go. With Magna Carta 800th anniversary and the tri-centenary of the first ever peal in 1715 occurring this year the ringers have plenty of opportunities to celebrate in addition to regular service ringing. In order to maintain this tradition in the village, the band requires new team […]