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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1746 | The Braughing Youths rang “ the first Compleat Peal of 5040 Tripples” on their bells, opened just a year before. See September 25, 1745. | CBHe161 |

1783 | Thomas Kay conducted 10,080 Plain Bob Major at Oldham, Lancs, in 5 hours and 30 minutes. This was a “training peal” for the 14,480 the following January. See January 4, 1784. | nv |

1886 | Thomas B. Worsley was born. He learned to ring at Bolton and rang his first peal in 1911. He held office in the Lancashire Association and was a member of the Central Council for ten years. He rang 287 peals, including 17,824 Oxford Treble Bob Major, 11,232 Superlative, 15,312 Cambridge Maximus. He was an excellent composer, including the first two record lengths given above. He died on April 23, 1944 aged 58. | nv |

1923 | The new bells at St. Michael's, Southampton , were dedicated this day. They had been cast nearly 8 years earlier, but had to be stored at the Croydon foundry owing to the condition of the spire. | nv |

2007 | Six pairs of siblings rang a peal of Cambridge Surprise Maximus at All Saints, Worcester, each ringer having rung over one thousand peals. The ringers were named Beck, Garton, Paul, Pipe, Randall and Rothera. (The only other thousand pealers who would have qualified at one time to take part were the brothers Pye, Price, Fellows and Moreton.) Four pairs of brothers rang an earlier peal. See March 18, 1995. | nv |

1902 | First peal rung by James Lish. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1902 | First peal rung by Arthur E Moody. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1904 | First peal rung by William E Baskill. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1905 | First peal rung by Andrew Mears. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1905 | First peal rung by Herbert Brettell. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1905 | First peal rung by Henry Sidaway. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1905 | First peal rung by Albert E Blundell. Recorded peal total is 31. |

1905 | First peal rung by Arthur W Gravett. Recorded peal total is 206. |

1907 | First peal rung by Oliver Cook. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1907 | First peal rung by J William Pooley. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1907 | First peal rung by John [Bathford] Turner. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1908 | First peal rung by Walter [Compton Gifford] Hobbs. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by Frederick A Williams. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by Charles Brundell. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1909 | First peal rung by George H Cross. Recorded peal total is 596. |

1909 | First peal rung by William G Mayers. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1911 | First peal rung by Thomas H Parkin. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1911 | First peal rung by George [Clifton Reynes] Cook. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1911 | First peal rung by Jack Court. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1911 | First peal rung by William T Freeman. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1911 | First peal rung by Harry C Marsh. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1912 | First peal rung by Herbert Long. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1912 | First peal rung by William Graham. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1912 | First peal rung by William [Ramsbottom] Rideough. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1912 | First peal rung by Fred Wallwork. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1912 | First peal rung by William H Waldron. Recorded peal total is 138. |

1922 | First peal rung by Leslie W Moses. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1922 | First peal rung by J S Collings. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1922 | First peal rung by Mrs F T Gover. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1922 | First peal rung by Frederick E Parnell. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1922 | First peal rung by Hector G Bird. Recorded peal total is 160. |

1922 | First peal rung by Walter H Evans. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1922 | First peal rung by Cyril Winwood. Recorded peal total is 30. |

1924 | First peal rung by Thomas Colvin. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1924 | First peal rung by John [Newburn] Lowrey. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1924 | First peal rung by J [Newburn] Oliver. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1924 | First peal rung by Henry B Taylor. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1933 | First peal rung by Thomas [Upton] Worrall. Recorded peal total is 32. |

1936 | First peal rung by Henry Lawence. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1937 | First peal rung by Frederick W Adcock. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1939 | First peal rung by Frederick G Baxter. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1939 | First peal rung by Charles E Titcombe. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1946 | First peal rung by Mary Mayell. Recorded peal total is 34. |

1946 | First peal rung by P Leslie Pearce. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1947 | First peal rung by Ernest Rowland. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1948 | First peal rung by Hector Thomas. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1950 | First peal rung by John B Cherrill. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by James E Godman. Recorded peal total is 52. |

1950 | First peal rung by Alfred Armstead. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Alan Gibbons. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Barbara van Asselt. Recorded peal total is 121. |

1950 | First peal rung by John E Cannell. Recorded peal total is 71. |

1950 | First peal rung by Thomas E Mallard. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1950 | First peal rung by R Tudgay. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Brian Ongley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Daphne H Boulton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Gilbert W Burge. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1950 | First peal rung by Eileen M Godwin. Recorded peal total is 37. |

1950 | First peal rung by George Milsom. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Joyce Tucker. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1950 | First peal rung by Kenneth A Lewis. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1950 | First peal rung by Reginald A Lewis. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by James Lott. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1950 | First peal rung by Thomas G Phillips. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1950 | First peal rung by Ralph Sitch. Recorded peal total is 14. |

1950 | First peal rung by A Thomas Bromley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1950 | First peal rung by Harold Heathfield. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1950 | First peal rung by Ernest W Roberts. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1950 | First peal rung by Eric Eades. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1950 | First peal rung by William G Plumridge. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Richard [Ockbrook] Grice. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1953 | First peal rung by Douglas Hewitt. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1953 | First peal rung by Michael Pearce. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1955 | First peal rung by John H Allen. Recorded peal total is 45. |

1956 | First peal rung by Paul W Webb. Recorded peal total is 57. |

1959 | First peal rung by Shirley Guy. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1960 | First peal rung by William A Cummins. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1961 | First peal rung by Cynthia Charter. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1961 | First peal rung by Raymond R Brown. Recorded peal total is 22. |

1961 | First peal rung by John Selby. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1964 | First peal rung by Christopher J Sharp. Recorded peal total is 1359. |

1967 | First peal rung by Caroline F Bagworth. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1967 | First peal rung by Michael Burn. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1967 | First peal rung by Belinda M Wood. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1967 | First peal rung by L David Wood. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1968 | First peal rung by David Featherstone. Recorded peal total is 189. |

1969 | First peal rung by Frances M Gadd. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1972 | First peal rung by Noel Bagguley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1972 | First peal rung by Jeffrey J Orton. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1972 | First peal rung by Martin J Wright. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1972 | First peal rung by Brian L Dark. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1972 | First peal rung by Ronald P Wilson. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1972 | First peal rung by Brian H J Young. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1972 | First peal rung by Michael A Dane. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1972 | First peal rung by Rosalind A Knight. Recorded peal total is 159. |

1972 | First peal rung by Gordon R Runham. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1972 | First peal rung by Anthony J Crabtree. Recorded peal total is 134. |

1972 | First peal rung by Mary J Stephens. Recorded peal total is 27. |

1972 | First peal rung by Martin R Mitchell. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1972 | First peal rung by Richard J Scott. Recorded peal total is 55. |

1973 | First peal rung by Stephen J Christian. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1973 | First peal rung by Glenys R Atkinson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1973 | First peal rung by Phillip R Jeffries. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1978 | First peal rung by Michael J Tudor. Recorded peal total is 389. |

1978 | First peal rung by Heather M [Sydney] Brown. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1978 | First peal rung by David G Wild. Recorded peal total is 23. |

1978 | First peal rung by Janice M Dieppe. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1979 | First peal rung by Peter C Kaser. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1981 | First peal rung by Tracy E Bright. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1981 | First peal rung by Jeremy Fidlin. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1982 | First peal rung by Michael G Fletcher. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1984 | First peal rung by Charlotte T Bibilo. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1986 | First peal rung by Samantha J Williamson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1987 | First peal rung by Guy C Scott. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1987 | First peal rung by Jason M Hall. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Lea Boston. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Sophie L Kremer. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Gillian E Nelson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Alison Stevens. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1989 | First peal rung by Roy Hilton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Patricia Roszycka. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Sarah T King. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1990 | First peal rung by Anita Piper. Recorded peal total is 31. |

1990 | First peal rung by Leanne M Ward. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1990 | First peal rung by Christopher Bowles. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1990 | First peal rung by Daniel P Roach. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1994 | First peal rung by Heather J T West. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1995 | First peal rung by Ruth S Jones. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First peal rung by Philip W Livermore. Recorded peal total is 34. |

2000 | First peal rung by John Hutcheson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2000 | First peal rung by Neil Howes. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2000 | First peal rung by Robert J Sheldrick. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2000 | First peal rung by Robert B Weeden. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2007 | First peal rung by Philip Denton. Recorded peal total is 5. |

2007 | First peal rung by Amy V S Wallace. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2007 | First peal rung by Sawyer R Gosnell. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2007 | First peal rung by Tommy Lazenby. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2012 | First peal rung by Christopher P G Rimmer. Recorded peal total is 86. |

2013 | First peal rung by Heather E Morris. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2016 | First peal rung by Linda Gatehouse. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2023 | First peal rung by Tina Batchelor. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2023 | First peal rung by James R Raywood. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1905 | First peal on the bells at Beaumaris, St Mary, Anglesey. Recorded peal total is 17. |

1909 | First peal on the bells at Bourton on the Hill, St Lawrence, Gloucestershire. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1920 | First peal on the bells at Bredwardine, St Andrew, Herefordshire. Recorded peal total is 66. |

1936 | First peal on the bells at Fairwarp, Christ Church, Sussex. Recorded peal total is 222. |

1950 | First peal on the bells at Codford St Peter, St Peter, Wiltshire. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1960 | First peal on the bells at Stanford Dingley, St Denys, Berkshire. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1961 | First peal on the bells at Maidstone, St Michael & All Angels, Kent. Recorded peal total is 459. |

1972 | First peal on the bells at St Cross South Elmham, St Cross, Suffolk. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1984 | First peal on the bells at Denstone, All Saints, Staffordshire. Recorded peal total is 4. |

2002 | First peal on the bells at Mendham, All Saints, Suffolk. Recorded peal total is 6. |

2006 | First peal on the bells at Newport, Ellen Campanile, Essex. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1949 | First tower bell peal of Herefordshire Little Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1954 | First tower bell peal of Ufford Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1959 | First tower bell peal of Highbury Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1961 | First tower bell peal of Leasowe Delight Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1961 | First tower bell peal of Peveril Delight Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1961 | First tower bell peal of Quedgeley Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 257. |

1963 | First tower bell peal of Packington Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1972 | First tower bell peal of Kirkthorpe Delight Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1972 | First tower bell peal of Shifnal Alliance Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1972 | First tower bell peal of St Ives Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1972 | First tower bell peal of Worthington Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1978 | First tower bell peal of Bremenium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

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

1989 | First tower bell peal of Dijon Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

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

1990 | First tower bell peal of Brackley Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1992 | First tower bell peal of Tangol Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of Pipewell Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of September Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

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

1995 | First tower bell peal of Sexaginta Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Zabbar Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1997 | First tower bell peal of February Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2000 | First tower bell peal of Deira Delight Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2003 | First tower bell peal of Byrness Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2004 | First tower bell peal of Isaac Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2005 | First tower bell peal of Knotty Ash Delight Royal. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2007 | First tower bell peal of Michaelmas Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2011 | First tower bell peal of Thunderbird Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2012 | First tower bell peal of Rokeby Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2014 | First tower bell peal of Jersey Farm Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2015 | First tower bell peal of Fluorspar Alliance Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2015 | First tower bell peal of Mosse Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |