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DDay 80th anniversary

Post 12-7-2024

A late post for the ringing at Chadlington to mark DDay 80th anniversary.








Laura achieves another milestone

Post 11-7-2024

Congratulations to thirteen year old Laura of Shipton under Wychwood on ringing her first quarter peal inside which also completes LTR level 4 – a great achievement. Bellboard


Nigel presentation

Post 28-6-2024

At the recent branch practice at Burford Nigel Harrison was presented with his certificate for services to the Guild.






As reported in the Guild AGM minutes Nigel has been elected to Distinguished Membership  in recognition of his services to the Guild. Our ringing master, David Salter, congratulated Nigel and awarded him with the certificate, all present adding their congratulations. The award was made in recognition of long service to both the Guild and the Burford Benefice. He has been tower captain at Burford for over 25 years. He has also been Guild secretary, deputy and branch ringing master for Chipping Norton branch. He has also regularly assisted with the Steeple Aston and Radley courses.


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The Claire Tarrant Award 2023 has been awarded to Mandy Gasson-Shields
Claire was Chipping Norton Branch Secretary for a total of thirteen years, also Branch Representative and Deputy Ringing-Master.At the time of her death, she was Branch Ringing-Master.
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