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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1858 | A band from St. Nicholas, Liverpool, visited St. Bees Priory, Cumberland, and rang a peal of Grandsire Triples. This was the first peal to be rung in the county. | nv |

1875 | The first peal was rung for the Yorkshire Association. | nv |

1887 | The Durham and Newcastle Association rang the first ever peal of Surprise Minor at Stockton-on-Tees. It contained one extent each of Cambridge, London, Wells, York, Durham, Worcester and Chichester. | nv |

1984 | Four lady members of the Society of Cumberland Youths rang a handbell peal of Kent Treble Bob Major at the Green Gate Camp at Greenham Common, Berks for Remembrance Day, conducted by Rosamund Rawlings. | RW1984/1048 |

1991 | The Quex Park record of twenty quarter peals in a day, established only two weeks earlier, was eclipsed by a new record of twenty-two, all rung at Potter's Yard, Taunton, Somerset. Twenty-two different methods were rung in 10 hours and 28 minutes, or, including the time for breaks, 12 hours and 17 minutes. See October 27, 1991. | nv |

1891 | First peal rung by Keith Hart. Recorded peal total is 945. |

1899 | First peal rung by Arthur T Winter. Recorded peal total is 19. |

1899 | First peal rung by Harold C Bell. Recorded peal total is 31. |

1899 | First peal rung by William [Aldermaston] Clark. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1899 | First peal rung by John [Ludlow] Palmer. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by Albert Burch. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1901 | First peal rung by George Burch. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1901 | First peal rung by William [Colchester] Green. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by Frederick G Manning. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1901 | First peal rung by E [Leyland] Banister. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by J [Leyland] Banister. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by Thomas Crook. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1901 | First peal rung by J [Leyland] Harrison. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by John Watkinson. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1901 | First peal rung by Samuel Watkinson. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1901 | First peal rung by O Worden. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by William [Kildwick] Law. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by Frank Mosley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1901 | First peal rung by R Alder Gofton. Recorded peal total is 173. |

1901 | First peal rung by Charles E Smith. Recorded peal total is 41. |

1901 | First peal rung by Louis Leeks. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1901 | First peal rung by Frederick [Lavenham] Parker. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1901 | First peal rung by George [Mathern] Daniels. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1901 | First peal rung by William J Green. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1901 | First peal rung by Wilfred [Cirencester] Andrews. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1901 | First peal rung by Charles [Hoddesdon] Matthews. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1901 | First peal rung by George Radley. Recorded peal total is 140. |

1901 | First peal rung by Alphaeus J Berry. Recorded peal total is 330. |

1902 | First peal rung by Frank Godber. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1903 | First peal rung by Robert Willby. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1903 | First peal rung by Alfred [Blakenhall] Mills. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1903 | First peal rung by William [Blakenhall] Taylor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1904 | First peal rung by Ernest Morfee. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1904 | First peal rung by Joseph Tullett. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1905 | First peal rung by George [Bromley] Head. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1905 | First peal rung by Samuel [Cardiff] Williams. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1905 | First peal rung by William H Holder. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1906 | First peal rung by Reginald Gray. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1906 | First peal rung by George [Little Staughton] Robins. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1906 | First peal rung by George [Little Staughton] Saunders. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1906 | First peal rung by John [Little Staughton] Saunders. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1907 | First peal rung by George Chalker. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by Edward Heading. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by George A Hughes. Recorded peal total is 39. |

1907 | First peal rung by George [Great Stanmore] Langley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by George Moxom. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by Harry Moxom. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by William H Carrod. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1907 | First peal rung by John B Collett. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1907 | First peal rung by George W Rastall. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1907 | First peal rung by Alfred Neal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1907 | First peal rung by Alfred Cufflin. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1907 | First peal rung by Joseph J Jackson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1907 | First peal rung by Daniel Richards. Recorded peal total is 39. |

1907 | First peal rung by Harry [Hemel Hempstead] Hancock. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1908 | First peal rung by John [Eccleston] Thomas. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by Albert Capon. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1909 | First peal rung by Stanley Damon. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1909 | First peal rung by John Harryman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by Frank Vaughan. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1909 | First peal rung by George [West Malling] Vaughan. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1909 | First peal rung by Oliver Vaughan. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1910 | First peal rung by B Cuff. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1911 | First peal rung by Nathaniel Hayes. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1912 | First peal rung by Lawrence E Mears. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1912 | First peal rung by Frank Jinks. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1912 | First peal rung by George P Garner. Recorded peal total is 30. |

1912 | First peal rung by James Walley. Recorded peal total is 66. |

1912 | First peal rung by Thomas Grimshaw. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1891 | First peal rung by John W [Middlesbrough] Passman_sen. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1925 | First peal rung by Ernest P Austin. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1925 | First peal rung by Harry W Badger. Recorded peal total is 85. |

1925 | First peal rung by Reginald G Ilsley. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1925 | First peal rung by Robert Darward. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1926 | First peal rung by Bertram J Luck. Recorded peal total is 63. |

1929 | First peal rung by Bernard Porter. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1929 | First peal rung by Horace Porter. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1929 | First peal rung by Bertram C Worsdell. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1929 | First peal rung by Henry H Fearn. Recorded peal total is 699. |

1929 | First peal rung by Mrs T Laxton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1929 | First peal rung by Leslie Darby. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1929 | First peal rung by Wilfred Saunders. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by J A Gordon. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by A [Stockport] Sharpe. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Walter [Hazel Grove] Shaw. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1932 | First peal rung by W [Stockport] Wright. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1933 | First peal rung by Alfred Molineux. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1935 | First peal rung by Eric J Gilbert. Recorded peal total is 382. |

1935 | First peal rung by Roy Brown. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1935 | First peal rung by John [Appleby Magna] Chandler. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1935 | First peal rung by John W Pettigrew. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1935 | First peal rung by James E [Lancashire] Blackburn. Recorded peal total is 96. |

1935 | First peal rung by John Fisher. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1935 | First peal rung by Cyril A Burgess. Recorded peal total is 63. |

1937 | First peal rung by John J King. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1937 | First peal rung by Charles A Farrow. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1938 | First peal rung by Gerald Farrer. Recorded peal total is 28. |

1945 | First peal rung by Ivor Jenkins. Recorded peal total is 92. |

1945 | First peal rung by Kenneth [Tenby] Jones. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1945 | First peal rung by W Gwyn Thomas. Recorded peal total is 33. |

1946 | First peal rung by Gordon T Peters. Recorded peal total is 52. |

1946 | First peal rung by William [Bathford] Fisher. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1946 | First peal rung by Reginald G Hooper. Recorded peal total is 289. |

1946 | First peal rung by Norman Purnell. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1946 | First peal rung by Frederick J Sampson. Recorded peal total is 31. |

1947 | First peal rung by Richard H Duke. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1947 | First peal rung by Margaret M Godley. Recorded peal total is 40. |

1947 | First peal rung by William [Martinstown] Read. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1951 | First peal rung by Harold B Schofield. Recorded peal total is 198. |

1953 | First peal rung by Charles H Taylor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1953 | First peal rung by Margaret A Lewis. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1955 | First peal rung by Audrey G Gladwell. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1955 | First peal rung by Richard S Seabrook. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1957 | First peal rung by Richard N E Raven. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1957 | First peal rung by Christopher G V Burgess. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1957 | First peal rung by Christopher B Fynes. Recorded peal total is 45. |

1957 | First peal rung by Malcolm G Lane. Recorded peal total is 22. |

1957 | First peal rung by Roger F Swan. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1960 | First peal rung by Thomas H Fagg. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1961 | First peal rung by Peter Pugsley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1961 | First peal rung by Frank E Coales. Recorded peal total is 226. |

1961 | First peal rung by Dorothy Page. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1962 | First peal rung by E James Miles. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1963 | First peal rung by John H Upton. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1963 | First peal rung by Sydney E Smith. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1963 | First peal rung by Mary Stimson. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1963 | First peal rung by Peter Stanton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1963 | First peal rung by Christopher M Brown. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1963 | First peal rung by Joan B Hingley. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1963 | First peal rung by Francis W Mitchell. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1963 | First peal rung by Norman F Felton. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1963 | First peal rung by W Stewart Gibson. Recorded peal total is 23. |

1965 | First peal rung by Jean Dale. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1967 | First peal rung by Ian Smith. Recorded peal total is 1751. |

1967 | First peal rung by Ian [Accrington] Wilson. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1968 | First peal rung by Gordon Rigby. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1968 | First peal rung by Andrew Wheeler. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1968 | First peal rung by Maurice E Hare. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1968 | First peal rung by Peter G Mayle. Recorded peal total is 17. |

1968 | First peal rung by Helena M Carter. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1969 | First peal rung by John B Courtney. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1969 | First peal rung by Jane E Price. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1969 | First peal rung by Richard T Ashby. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1969 | First peal rung by Roy Cornock. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1969 | First peal rung by J Martin Kay. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1973 | First peal rung by Elizabeth A Coke. Recorded peal total is 514. |

1974 | First peal rung by Bryan L Long. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1974 | First peal rung by J Katherine Parker. Recorded peal total is 57. |

1974 | First peal rung by Judy Rogers. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1974 | First peal rung by David S James. Recorded peal total is 109. |

1974 | First peal rung by Charles Steward. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1975 | First peal rung by Brook Susman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1975 | First peal rung by Elaine E Welch. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1975 | First peal rung by Celia A Hills. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1975 | First peal rung by Roger N Bruce. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1976 | First peal rung by Jill A Essam. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1976 | First peal rung by April K Roberts. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1977 | First peal rung by Patricia A Wheeler. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1977 | First peal rung by Justina M Buswell. Recorded peal total is 39. |

1979 | First peal rung by Derek J Bradshaw. Recorded peal total is 103. |

1980 | First peal rung by Lennox Lindsay. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1982 | First peal rung by Jonathan D Spratt. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1982 | First peal rung by Anthony R Tuck. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1983 | First peal rung by Claire Spick. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1985 | First peal rung by Paul J Lewis. Recorded peal total is 192. |

1985 | First peal rung by Graham Jenkins. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1985 | First peal rung by Richard P Darley. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1985 | First peal rung by Graham V Johnson. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1985 | First peal rung by George F Millers. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1985 | First peal rung by John Arnold. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1985 | First peal rung by Stephen Morris. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1985 | First peal rung by Peter Tomlinson. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1985 | First peal rung by Mark A Boylan. Recorded peal total is 382. |

1985 | First peal rung by Lyn Clay. Recorded peal total is 22. |

1988 | First peal rung by Mark A Godfrey. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Desmond K Phillips. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1988 | First peal rung by Jane Richardson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Nicholas E Thomas. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1989 | First peal rung by John M Thurman. Recorded peal total is 1010. |

1991 | First peal rung by Susan P Meyer. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1991 | First peal rung by Pamela A Down. Recorded peal total is 46. |

1991 | First peal rung by Barbara Sharp. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1995 | First peal rung by Alan C Payne. Recorded peal total is 32. |

1996 | First peal rung by Tracey D Diment. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1996 | First peal rung by Michael D Marshall. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1996 | First peal rung by Angela C Clark. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1996 | First peal rung by Barry E Sexton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First peal rung by Valerie Oates. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1996 | First peal rung by Janine S Orchard. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1996 | First peal rung by Colin R Vincent. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First peal rung by James A E Franklin. Recorded peal total is 23. |

2001 | First peal rung by Andrew R A Lyons. Recorded peal total is 6. |

2002 | First peal rung by Dorothy M Hudson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2002 | First peal rung by Tessa K Simpson. Recorded peal total is 213. |

2005 | First peal rung by Thomas P Worrall. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2008 | First peal rung by Tony Dell. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2008 | First peal rung by Dianne Cermak. Recorded peal total is 8. |

2008 | First peal rung by Neil Glazebrook. Recorded peal total is 16. |

2014 | First peal rung by George T Basford. Recorded peal total is 19. |

2016 | First peal rung by John [Stotfold] Coles. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2019 | First peal rung by Jack A Knowles. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1800 | First peal on the bells at Liverpool, St Peter, Lancashire. Recorded peal total is 72. |

1858 | First peal on the bells at St Bees, SS Mary & Bega, Cumberland. Recorded peal total is 43. |

1886 | First peal on the bells at Bengeo, Holy Trinity, Hertfordshire. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1889 | First peal on the bells at Yattendon, SS Peter & Paul, Berkshire. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1906 | First peal on the bells at Enmore, St Michael, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1906 | First peal on the bells at Little Staughton, All Saints, Bedfordshire. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1907 | First peal on the bells at Eccleston, St Mary the Virgin, Cheshire. Recorded peal total is 150. |

1907 | First peal on the bells at Great Stanmore, St John the Evangelist, Middlesex. Recorded peal total is 105. |

1912 | First peal on the bells at Towcester, St Lawrence, Northamptonshire. Recorded peal total is 213. |

1929 | First peal on the bells at Navenby, St Peter, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 65. |

1930 | First peal on the bells at Standish, St Nicholas, Gloucestershire. Recorded peal total is 20. |

1930 | First peal on the bells at Tydd St Mary, St Mary, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 19. |

1946 | First peal on the bells at Newbold on Avon, St Botolph, Warwickshire. Recorded peal total is 76. |

1947 | First peal on the bells at Martinstown, St Martin, Dorset. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1963 | First peal on the bells at Selborne, St Mary, Hampshire. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1968 | First peal on the bells at Pawlett, St John the Baptist, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1974 | First peal on the bells at Legbourne, All Saints, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1978 | First peal on the bells at Llantilio Crossenny, St Teilo, Monmouthshire. Recorded peal total is 32. |

1985 | First peal on the bells at Ampton, St Peter, Suffolk. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2003 | First peal on the bells at Wootton, St Andrew, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1955 | First tower bell peal of Donisthorpe Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1957 | First tower bell peal of Coggeshall Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1959 | First tower bell peal of Charmouth Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1964 | First tower bell peal of Antelope Place Doubles. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1969 | First tower bell peal of Aswarby Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1974 | First tower bell peal of Bellfast Surprise Minor. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1974 | First tower bell peal of Ecton Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1983 | First tower bell peal of Betelgeuse Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1983 | First tower bell peal of Francium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1985 | First tower bell peal of Beodericsworth Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First tower bell peal of Rutherfordium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1990 | First tower bell peal of Bristol Bob Doubles. Recorded peal total is 1. |

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

1991 | First tower bell peal of Dicaledones Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1991 | First tower bell peal of Ditcheat Manor Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1991 | First tower bell peal of Musselburgh Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1992 | First tower bell peal of Earth Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1993 | First tower bell peal of Wymington Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of Joliotium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of Zalicat Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Belshazzar Delight Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Briestfield Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of North Brink Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Shrewsbury Delight Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1997 | First tower bell peal of Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1997 | First tower bell peal of St Mary's Bob Triples. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Zuzzex Delight Minor. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2000 | First tower bell peal of Swindon Borough Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5. |

2001 | First tower bell peal of Brumaire Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2002 | First tower bell peal of Dallington Treble Bob Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2004 | First tower bell peal of East Carlton Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2004 | First tower bell peal of Quietus Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2005 | First tower bell peal of Wigginton Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2008 | First tower bell peal of Remember Me Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2008 | First tower bell peal of Stockholm Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2010 | First tower bell peal of Shoreditch High Street Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2010 | First tower bell peal of Wareham Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2011 | First tower bell peal of Don Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2012 | First tower bell peal of Livermorium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2013 | First tower bell peal of Sedgwick Castle Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2014 | First tower bell peal of Kishinev Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2014 | First tower bell peal of Louisiana Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2015 | First tower bell peal of Ardeley Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |