Software download page
Integrated Teacher Training Scheme - learn how to teach bellringing
Radio 4 bells archive
The Ringing World bell board for submitting and browsing performances.
Plans for 3D printing a working bell in frame
Bell Restoration Projects
Bell Rope Wear and Repair
Bell rope long splicing explained in pictures.
ODG bell rope splicing guidance.
Bell rope short splicing explained in pictures.
Malcolm Brown, Chedworth
Rope warmer instructions.
Building a bell sound – the science and history of bell tuning
Cutting diagram for very practical nest of five ringing boxes
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Calling Call Changes
Musical 20 on 5
Devon call changes "60 on 3rds"
54 on 7
Changes on 6 worksheet
Changes on 8 worksheet
54 Musical Changes on 7
CCCBR - representing church bell ringers.
Project Pickled Egg
Huge repository of change ringing resources.
Website - everything to do with change ringing
A useful resource.
Bell ringing books, ancient and modern.
ODG resources on clapper maintenance.
Clapper Bush Wear
Correcting odd struckness
Chris Adam's clapper stay instructions.
A good introduction to bell ringing.
Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers.
Link to the glossary section of John Harris' The Tower Handbook.
The Beginner's Guide to Change Ringing on Handbells (CCCBR) - Free download
Pattingham method diagrams
Simple method diagrams
Article explaining the difference between method types e.g. Plain, Treble Bob, Delight, Surprise.
Interactive Cambridge, London and Stedman Tutorials
Most methods and touches in handy diagrams including circles of work.
Central Council Methods Library
Loads of methods - blue lines and numbers.
Plain Bob Doubles Quiz.
Plain Bob Doubles Worksheet.
Isaac 01865 701133
There are many occasions when we do not ring all of the available bells, whether planned or not...
The official Guild website.
Towers with three or more bells in the Oxford Diocese Copyright ODG, October 2007
ODG branch websites
East Berks and South Bucks
Old North Berks
Vale of White Horse
An on-going project to photograph the churches & chapels of Oxfordshire. Unless noted, all churches are Church of England.
Useful template on how to get a recruitment article published in the local press.
Draft rules to be amended as appropriate and submitted to PCC for approval. Click link to download Word document.
ODG Safeguarding Policy 20.01.2020
CCCBR Guidance (select the Tower Operation tab)
Child Ringer Tower Registration Form
Rope and tyre methods for dumb bell practice.
Sound Control - inside & outside
Conventional and Hastings stay replacement service - Roger Barnes, Ducklington
ODG Michaelmas training day worksheet
Ringing Stedman Triples
Weekly ringing news.
Maintenance Schedule (Click for Word document download)
Maintenance Checklist (Click for Excel spreadsheet download)
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