At one time The Ringing World had a feature called On This Day where notable events from the past were listed. Unfortunately, the events weren't related to ringing. This web page is a ringing version of On This Day.

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Bill Butler has agreed to supply his collection of events that happened on this day. These complement the automated extracts from PealBase.

Year | Event | Reference |
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1914 | Roland, the largest of the bells at Ghent, and said originally to have been cast in 1314, was ringing on this day when a twenty-two inch crack suddenly appeared in the bell, changing its note considerably! | nv |

1923 | Members of the Chester Diocesan Guild rang 17,280 Kent Treble Bob Major at Over in ten hours. J W Parker composed the peal, and Robert Sperring conducted it from the treble. See April 18, 1927. | RW1923/467 |

1906 | First peal rung by William G Bennett. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1906 | First peal rung by James [Abbots Leigh] Knight. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1906 | First peal rung by Charles Symes. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1909 | First peal rung by Walter S Inwood. Recorded peal total is 34. |

1909 | First peal rung by Arthur W [Aldenham] Mansfield. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1909 | First peal rung by William J Simpson. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1910 | First peal rung by William [Hyde] Shaw. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1910 | First peal rung by James [Blackburn] Ashton. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1914 | First peal rung by Harold B Ditchburn. Recorded peal total is 54. |

1917 | First peal rung by W Haberly. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1919 | First peal rung by John [Ordsall] Atkinson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1919 | First peal rung by Arthur Beardsall. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1919 | First peal rung by Sydney Blagg. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1919 | First peal rung by Harry [Ordsall] Hurst. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1900 | First peal rung by Charles Rogers. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1923 | First peal rung by William H Dale. Recorded peal total is 49. |

1923 | First peal rung by George W Mills. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1923 | First peal rung by William [Edenham] Mills. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1923 | First peal rung by Arthur Cryer. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1923 | First peal rung by Frank Hatfield. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1924 | First peal rung by George F Sperring. Recorded peal total is 182. |

1925 | First peal rung by Frederick Miles. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1927 | First peal rung by Norman Hemmington. Recorded peal total is 20. |

1928 | First peal rung by George S Diplock. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1934 | First peal rung by Leslie D J Whitehead. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1934 | First peal rung by Donald L Cockings. Recorded peal total is 42. |

1937 | First peal rung by Frederick A Munday. Recorded peal total is 371. |

1938 | First peal rung by Robert J Lear. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1938 | First peal rung by Eric Sharp. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1945 | First peal rung by Evelyn Tyler. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1945 | First peal rung by Joyce Woodgate. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1945 | First peal rung by Edgar Liversedge. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by Jean Burton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by Margaret M Hitchcock. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by Tom E Prichard. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1948 | First peal rung by Graham Carpenter. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1949 | First peal rung by Kenneth Everett. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1951 | First peal rung by Derick W Longman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1951 | First peal rung by Isla G Richmond. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1951 | First peal rung by Jeanne Pilkington. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1951 | First peal rung by Elise Brentnall. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1951 | First peal rung by Sylvia Cain. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1951 | First peal rung by Frank Birkett. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1951 | First peal rung by Jean E Shellard. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1951 | First peal rung by Wilfred E Taylor. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1951 | First peal rung by Gerald J Virgo. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1953 | First peal rung by Ronald W Adams. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1953 | First peal rung by Freda Dumbell. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1956 | First peal rung by John N D Chaddock. Recorded peal total is 255. |

1956 | First peal rung by Susan Chaddock. Recorded peal total is 58. |

1956 | First peal rung by Peter G Bellamy-Knights. Recorded peal total is 1823. |

1956 | First peal rung by John J Benfield. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1956 | First peal rung by Phillip F Coombes. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1956 | First peal rung by L Graham Pittaway. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1956 | First peal rung by Sydney S Pulker. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1956 | First peal rung by John T Mannering. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1956 | First peal rung by Percy M Town. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1956 | First peal rung by Patrick J Bird. Recorded peal total is 662. |

1961 | First peal rung by A John Roden. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1961 | First peal rung by C Roger Tandy. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1961 | First peal rung by Brian L Wootton. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1962 | First peal rung by Brendon R Bartlett. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1962 | First peal rung by Malcolm S Loveday. Recorded peal total is 149. |

1962 | First peal rung by John Skipsey. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1962 | First peal rung by Linda Skipsey. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1962 | First peal rung by John F S Eborall. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1962 | First peal rung by Margaret A Youngman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1962 | First peal rung by Philip H D Jones. Recorded peal total is 127. |

1962 | First peal rung by John V Clark. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1962 | First peal rung by Simon Fish. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1963 | First peal rung by Olivia A Marshall. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1966 | First peal rung by Wilfred F G Frayling. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by David W Hacker. Recorded peal total is 176. |

1966 | First peal rung by Cyril Hussey. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Edward A Spearey. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1966 | First peal rung by Graham R Hills. Recorded peal total is 14. |

1968 | First peal rung by Desmond Evans. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1970 | First peal rung by Tony F Crawford. Recorded peal total is 86. |

1970 | First peal rung by John E Elsworth. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1971 | First peal rung by Christine A Glading. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1973 | First peal rung by John R Aronson. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1973 | First peal rung by Paul R Bestwick. Recorded peal total is 22. |

1973 | First peal rung by John A Kerr. Recorded peal total is 72. |

1973 | First peal rung by Dorothy M Edwards. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1973 | First peal rung by Stephen J Smith. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1973 | First peal rung by Ron Wilson. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1973 | First peal rung by Margaret E Gushing. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1974 | First peal rung by John J Charlton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1974 | First peal rung by Linda A Moores. Recorded peal total is 19. |

1974 | First peal rung by Alan W Nash. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1974 | First peal rung by Stephen M Sharp. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1976 | First peal rung by David Lumley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1976 | First peal rung by David [Durham] Oliver. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1976 | First peal rung by Brian Rutherford. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1978 | First peal rung by David C Coleman. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1978 | First peal rung by Timothy J Taylor. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1979 | First peal rung by Stephen B Yates. Recorded peal total is 32. |

1979 | First peal rung by Caroline A Buxton. Recorded peal total is 24. |

1979 | First peal rung by W Jackie Spratt. Recorded peal total is 65. |

1980 | First peal rung by Louise M Cornwall. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1984 | First peal rung by June Simmonds. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1984 | First peal rung by Paul W White. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1984 | First peal rung by Janet Pritchard. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1984 | First peal rung by Andre D Purchase. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1984 | First peal rung by Margaret J Grewcock. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1984 | First peal rung by Edward W C Whitaker. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1984 | First peal rung by Judith M Noble. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1984 | First peal rung by Anthea C Davison. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1985 | First peal rung by Wendy A Hoar. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1986 | First peal rung by Elizabeth M Tyler. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1989 | First peal rung by Karen H Woods. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1990 | First peal rung by Adrian Bellew. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1991 | First peal rung by Simon D Harrison. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First peal rung by Kelly Bishop. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1994 | First peal rung by Diana B Grice. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1995 | First peal rung by Hannah L Taylor. Recorded peal total is 157. |

1996 | First peal rung by Graham D Busfield. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First peal rung by Evelyn M Taylor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2001 | First peal rung by Stuart D Willmott. Recorded peal total is 6. |

2001 | First peal rung by Paul J Williams. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2019 | First peal rung by Ioan B G Normington. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1778 | First peal on the bells at Walthamstow, St Mary, Essex. Recorded peal total is 236. |

1877 | First peal on the bells at Uxbridge, St Andrew, Middlesex. Recorded peal total is 154. |

1897 | First peal on the bells at Curry Rivel, St Andrew, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 95. |

1900 | First peal on the bells at Christchurch, Christ Church, South Island. Recorded peal total is 47. |

1900 | First peal on the bells at Feering, All Saints, Essex. Recorded peal total is 88. |

1906 | First peal on the bells at Abbots Leigh, Holy Trinity, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1928 | First peal on the bells at Kempsey, St Mary the Virgin, Worcestershire. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1937 | First peal on the bells at Bishopsteignton, St John the Baptist, Devon. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1945 | First peal on the bells at Marchington, St Peter, Staffordshire. Recorded peal total is 45. |

1956 | First peal on the bells at Hatherleigh, St John the Baptist, Devon. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1968 | First peal on the bells at Great Coxwell, St Giles, Berkshire. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1973 | First peal on the bells at Brafferton, St Peter, Yorkshire. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1984 | First peal on the bells at Ringsfield, All Saints, Suffolk. Recorded peal total is 8. |

2007 | First peal on the bells at Hackthorn, St Michael & All Angels, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1928 | First tower bell peal of Gainsborough Little Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 41. |

1934 | First tower bell peal of Oxhey Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1956 | First tower bell peal of Gadebridge Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1958 | First tower bell peal of Wye Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1962 | First tower bell peal of Grangemouth Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1970 | First tower bell peal of Kettering Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1973 | First tower bell peal of Tewin Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1978 | First tower bell peal of Clapton Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1979 | First tower bell peal of Blestium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1979 | First tower bell peal of Camp David Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1980 | First tower bell peal of Champion Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1983 | First tower bell peal of Aberhonddu Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1984 | First tower bell peal of Elaine Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1986 | First tower bell peal of Stanton-on-the-Wolds Surprise Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First tower bell peal of Delaford Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First tower bell peal of Vaudey Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1990 | First tower bell peal of Tolly Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1993 | First tower bell peal of Lapwing Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1995 | First tower bell peal of Crookes Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1995 | First tower bell peal of MI Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1995 | First tower bell peal of Navesberie Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Eves Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1997 | First tower bell peal of Minster Abbey Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Gweal Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Rakops Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2000 | First tower bell peal of Ismay Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2001 | First tower bell peal of Hexham Priory Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2002 | First tower bell peal of Percy's Tea Strainer Treble Place Royal. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2003 | First tower bell peal of Gharb Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2003 | First tower bell peal of Headingley Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2005 | First tower bell peal of Jay Pisa Delight Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2006 | First tower bell peal of Kingsland St Michael Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2007 | First tower bell peal of Leary Delight Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2011 | First tower bell peal of Brighton Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2012 | First tower bell peal of Karen's Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2012 | First tower bell peal of Welbourn Alliance Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2015 | First tower bell peal of Yeo Yeo Alliance Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |