Where we ring

Carlisle Diocesan Guild of Church Bellringers

Ringing around the Lake District

Welcome to the Carlisle DGCBR website

cathbellaThe CDGCBR represents church bell ringers in north, west and east Cumbria.

In the Guild there are around 200 members who come from  25 towers.

Explore the website to find out more about our activities.

Find out more about church bell ringing in general


Codgers on Holiday

David has planned a three day excursion to North Wales for 2017.

At a glance……
Thursday 17th
Buckley St Matthew 8 bells 14cwt 12.30-13.30
Mold St Mary 8 bells 10cwt 15.00-16.00
Northop Ss Eurgain & Peter 8 bells 13cwt 16.30-17.30
Friday 18th
Bodelwyddan St Margaret 8 bells 14cwt 10.00-11.00
Rhyl St Thomas 8 bells 17cwt 11.30-12.30
Abergele St Michael 6 bells 9cwt 14.30-15.30
Llandudno Holy Trinity 8 bells 15cwt 16.00-17.00
Dinner, probably in Llandudno area.
Saturday 19th
Llangollen St Collen 8 bells 16cwt 10.00-11.00
Wrexham St Giles 10 bells 24cwt 12.00-13.00
Gresford All saints 8 bells 24cwt
& 6 bells, 4cwt 15.00-16.00

Full details in the brochure – N Wales Trip 2017


Going to University

Are you going to university this autumn or know a ringer who is?

Many universities have their own ringing society or club.

For details of University ringing click the link below.

University Bell Ringing


Spring 2017 Newsletter – Now Available

Download Spring Newsletter here

Thanks to Chris de Cordova for compiling your contributions into another good read.

Keep a look-out for the special Cleator Moor Supplement

Keep sending material to Chris.


Ringing around the Lake District