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Guild Training Day – Hensingham

February 3

Details and on-ine application form available here.

Closing date is December 20th 2017

  • Topics (provisional)

1)    For new ringers: changing place – speed, bell control and striking. People in this group will be at rounds and call changes stage in their own tower.

2)    Hunting skills: From small numbers of bells, to hunting to methods, without using numbers. This is aimed at using speeds to help gain ropesight.

3)    First methods: Bob Doubles or Grandsire  inside, working on correct speeds for striking and aimed at placing the bell cleanly for all the work. Bobs  singles if you are ready for them.

4)   Touches of Plain Bob or Grandsire Triples and Plain Bob Major. You should already be able to cope with being affected in doubles

  • Programme (draft)

9.30am      Meet at Hensingham Church Hall
10:00am    Depart to practice towers
12:30pm    Lunch at nearby pubs
1:30pm      Classroom session followed by ringing session
4:00pm      Return to Hensingham
4:15pm      Hensingham Church Hall for review, feedback
5:00pm      Close


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Hensingham, Whitehaven CA28 8PR United Kingdom