In Sept 2003 we were presented with an ‘Awards for All’ grant and
purchased a 2-octave set of Whitechapel Bells.
A Chromatic set of 12 hand-chimes was added to our portfolio in
Upon receipt of a further grant, we were able to add a further octave of
bells to our range and we now play a 3 -octave set (36 bells).
This expansion allows us to play a wider range of music - from classics
Currently we have 10 Handbell Ringers, playing a total of 36
In addition, we play a set of hand-chimes, which adds a lovely soft and
distinctive tone to the music.
The group practice once a week, on Wednesday evenings, under the
tutorledge of our resident conductor, Thelma Crossley.
different types of f
ncluding, concerts, church
ervices,weddings, carol services and social events. If you are
interested and would like to discuss the possibility of us playing at your event please contact
are interested in joining the Handbell Ringers or would like more information