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2020

January

 

Bodicote, Sunday 5th January 2020 in 43 minutes

1260 Doubles (3 methods)
420 St Simons, 360 St Martins, 480 Plain Bob

1 Elizabeth A Smith, 2 Sue McCouaig, 3 Alison Varney, 4 Chris Cox, 5 Lionel D Smith (C), 6 Clive Strong.
Rung for the Epiphany Carol Service. Also in memory of Jean Butler, a Wardington ringer, who died on 23rd December.

 

South Newington, Monday 6th January 2020 in 43 minutes

1260 Doubles (2 methods)
540 Winchendon Place, 720 Reverse Canterbury Pleasure Place

1 Keith Abbott, 2 Sue McCouaig, 3 Elizabeth A Smith, 4 Lionel D Smith (C), 5 Alan Griffin.
Rung for Epiphany.

 

Hanwell, Friday 10th January 2020 in 45 minutes

1260 Doubles (7 methods)
180 All Saints,
120 Winchendon, 120 St Nicholas, 120 Reverse Canterbury, 240 St Martins, 240 St Simons, 240 Plain Bob

1 Lindsey C Smith, 2 Alison Varney, 3 Chris Cox, 4 Elizabeth A Smith (C), 5 Lionel D Smith, 6 Barrie Salter.
700th quarter 4. The start of the 70th birthday celebrations for 4.

Horley, Friday 10th January 2020 in 45 minutes
1260 Single Canterbury Pleasure Minor
1 Lionel D Smith, 2 Brenda Day, 3 Sue McCouaig, 4 Sue Burchell, 5 Elizabeth A Smith (C), 6 Alan J Griffin.
First Quarter in the method for all the band. Part of the 70th birthday celebrations for 5.
 

Steeple Aston, Friday 10th January 2020 in 45 minutes

1280 70th Birthday Surprise Major

1 Alison Varney, 2 Colin M Lee (C), 3 Elizabeth A Smith, 4 Rosemary K Hemmings, 5 Sue Burchell, 6 Lionel D Smith, 7 Alan J Griffin, 8 Richard A Smith.

First quarter in the method for all except 2. Part of the 70th birthday celebrations for 3.

Rousham, Saturday 11th January 2020 in 47 minutes
1260 Anniversary Doubles
1 Sue McCouaig, 2 Elizabeth A Smith, 3 Lionel D Smith (C), 4 Rosemary K Hemmings, 5 Richard A Smith, 6 Lawrence White.
Part of the 70th birthday celebrations for 2.

Banbury, Sunday 12th January 2020 in 47 minutes  
1260 Spliced Plain and Little Bob Royal
1 Lionel D Smith, 2 Elizabeth A Smith, 3 Alison Varney, 4 Rosemary K Hemmings, 5 Sue Burchell , 6 Robert A Reeves, 7 Harry Gibson, 8 Barry J Davis, 9 Alan J Griffin, 10 Colin M Lee (C).
Part of the 70th birthday celebrations for 2.

Mollington, Tuesday, 14th January 2020 in 41 minutes
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Lionel D Smith, 2 Chris Cox, 3 Robert A Reeves, 4 Charlotte A Holmes, 5 Elizabeth A Smith (C), 6 Christopher Holmes.
The final quarter in the 70th birthday celebrations for 5.

 

Swalcliffe, Sunday 19th January 2020 in 46 minutes

1260 St Paul Doubles
1
Chris Cox, 2 Lindsey C Smith, 3 Elizabeth A Smith (C), 4 Lionel D Smith, 5 Rosemary K Hemmings, 6 Keith Abbott.
First quarter in the variation for 2 and 5. A farewell compliment to the Revd Ronald and the Revd Liz Hawkes following their final service in the Wykeham Benefice. Ronald has been vicar of the Benefice for over 7 years - we now wish them well in retirement.

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February

Bloxham, Friday 17th February 2020 in 52 minutes

1320 60th Birthday Treble Place Minor
1
Lionel D Smith, 2 Elizabeth A Smith, 3 Rosemary K Hemmings, 4 Graham J Clifton, 5 Alan J Griffin, 6 Colin M Lee (C).
First in the method and first of Treble Place Minor for all. Rung to celebrate Rosemary's birthday today. (Rung on the front 6).

Banbury, Sunday 9th February 2020 in 48 minutes  
1264 Plain Bob Majorl
1 Elizabeth A Smith, 2 Sue McCouaig , 3 Lionel D Smith, 4 Robert A Reeves, 5  Rosemary K Hemmings, 6 Barry J Davis, 7 Alan J Griffin, 8
Graham J Clifton (C).
First of Major for 2. 750th quarter for 6. 600th quarter as conductor.

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