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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1947 | A band from the Lincoln Diocesan Guild rang the longest peal of London Surprise Major to date with one of 14,144 changes at Heydour, Lincs. John Freeman conducted the peal that had been composed by Rev H Law James. This composition was also used when the record on handbells was achieved thirty years later. See November 27, 1977. | nv |

1980 | The “Christophers” rang a peal of Yorkshire Surprise Royal at Chilvers Coton, Warwicks. See October 6, 1979 and October 3, 1981. | NP |

1896 | First peal rung by James Heasman. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1902 | First peal rung by Harry T Burch. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1902 | First peal rung by R L Manley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1902 | First peal rung by William J Manley. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1902 | First peal rung by Edward G Stocker. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1902 | First peal rung by James Piggott. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1904 | First peal rung by George Greenhill. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1904 | First peal rung by Harry W Bush. Recorded peal total is 14. |

1907 | First peal rung by Frederick Knowles. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1910 | First peal rung by William Davey. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1910 | First peal rung by Joseph Sandercock. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1910 | First peal rung by Harry Percival. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1913 | First peal rung by William J S Knights. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1913 | First peal rung by William H Worsley. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1913 | First peal rung by Walter G Chance. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1913 | First peal rung by Walter E Britten. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1913 | First peal rung by Charles Kelly. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1913 | First peal rung by Frederick [Colsterworth] Kelly. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1913 | First peal rung by Reuben Linney. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1919 | First peal rung by Thomas Shaw. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1923 | First peal rung by Eva Lewis. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1923 | First peal rung by John E S Moreton. Recorded peal total is 120. |

1924 | First peal rung by George [Buxted] Frost. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1924 | First peal rung by Frederick Bond. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1924 | First peal rung by Norman Heeps. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1924 | First peal rung by Harry Beresford. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1924 | First peal rung by John G Cartlidge. Recorded peal total is 61. |

1924 | First peal rung by Henry Berrisford. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1925 | First peal rung by James A Brackley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1927 | First peal rung by John Bennion_sen. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1927 | First peal rung by William Weetman. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1928 | First peal rung by Dolly Richards. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1930 | First peal rung by Edwin C Pitman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1930 | First peal rung by Lawrence Greenhow. Recorded peal total is 70. |

1930 | First peal rung by Horace [Sharow] Benson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1930 | First peal rung by F W Cecil Curtis. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1930 | First peal rung by Robert Gaul. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1930 | First peal rung by George J Piper. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1930 | First peal rung by Alfred J Whittle. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1930 | First peal rung by Charles W [Peterborough] Woods. Recorded peal total is 58. |

1930 | First peal rung by William Insley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1923 | First peal rung by Dorothy E Beamish. Recorded peal total is 129. |

1934 | First peal rung by Arthur Ellis. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1935 | First peal rung by Reginald W Dale. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by Alexander Page. Recorded peal total is 37. |

1947 | First peal rung by Albert E Barley. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1947 | First peal rung by C Frank Butler. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1947 | First peal rung by William Measures. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1947 | First peal rung by Harry J [Besthorpe] Hall. Recorded peal total is 17. |

1947 | First peal rung by Ronald N Marlow. Recorded peal total is 445. |

1947 | First peal rung by Myrtle Cass. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1947 | First peal rung by June Dear. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1947 | First peal rung by Charles H Blake. Recorded peal total is 50. |

1947 | First peal rung by Frederick Ingall. Recorded peal total is 26. |

1948 | First peal rung by Robert W Ferris. Recorded peal total is 28. |

1948 | First peal rung by Edward B McDonald. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1948 | First peal rung by Anthony W T Cleaver. Recorded peal total is 130. |

1949 | First peal rung by David G Horn. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1951 | First peal rung by Frederick C Gifford. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1952 | First peal rung by Jack Heath. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1952 | First peal rung by Richard A M [Horton] Turner. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1952 | First peal rung by Dennis J F Oakshott. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1952 | First peal rung by John S Seager. Recorded peal total is 116. |

1952 | First peal rung by Henry J Comber. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1952 | First peal rung by Barbara J Mayers. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1952 | First peal rung by Bessie Saggers. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1952 | First peal rung by Hilda M Snowden. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1952 | First peal rung by Harold W Moore. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1954 | First peal rung by Raymond H Moyle. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1956 | First peal rung by Roger W Barker. Recorded peal total is 20. |

1958 | First peal rung by Albert H Willis. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1958 | First peal rung by William C Budd. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1958 | First peal rung by Valerie P Colegrove. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1958 | First peal rung by Barbara Matthews. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1958 | First peal rung by Robin Rose. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1958 | First peal rung by Neville A King. Recorded peal total is 32. |

1958 | First peal rung by Derek Bedford. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1958 | First peal rung by Ian C Maycock. Recorded peal total is 363. |

1958 | First peal rung by Christine Sanders. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1958 | First peal rung by Stella T Trindall. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1960 | First peal rung by Patricia J Laycock. Recorded peal total is 36. |

1961 | First peal rung by Anne Dernley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1961 | First peal rung by Anthony Applegarth. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1969 | First peal rung by John G Beadman. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1969 | First peal rung by Frederick [Chester] Kelly. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1970 | First peal rung by John [Newtown Linford] Richardson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1969 | First peal rung by Frederick J Kelley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1971 | First peal rung by T Richard Davies. Recorded peal total is 28. |

1972 | First peal rung by Valerie Hewitt. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1975 | First peal rung by Philip J Huxley. Recorded peal total is 209. |

1975 | First peal rung by Rachel L Harrison. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1975 | First peal rung by Jolyon T Powell Davies. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1975 | First peal rung by John G [Chobham] Cook. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1975 | First peal rung by Richard J Eggleton. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1975 | First peal rung by Erica J Crabtree. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1975 | First peal rung by Philip F Pope. Recorded peal total is 384. |

1975 | First peal rung by Ronald H Cooper. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1975 | First peal rung by Dorothy J Nicholas. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1979 | First peal rung by David P Sworder. Recorded peal total is 40. |

1980 | First peal rung by Mary Blakey. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1980 | First peal rung by James A Brown. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1980 | First peal rung by Michael J Ferris. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1980 | First peal rung by David J Lodge. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1980 | First peal rung by Robert G Armstrong. Recorded peal total is 27. |

1980 | First peal rung by Simon W M Thorpe. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1980 | First peal rung by Sheila M [Melling] Williams. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1980 | First peal rung by Wendy E Colby. Recorded peal total is 19. |

1983 | First peal rung by Alison M Woodall. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1985 | First peal rung by Ian Duff. Recorded peal total is 663. |

1986 | First peal rung by Jennifer C Clark. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1986 | First peal rung by Duncan M Matheson. Recorded peal total is 40. |

1986 | First peal rung by Lesley M Egden. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1986 | First peal rung by Nigel J Saunders. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1986 | First peal rung by Alan A Eustace. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1986 | First peal rung by Judith F Venn. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1986 | First peal rung by Susan J Worth. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1987 | First peal rung by Brian Inglesfield. Recorded peal total is 17. |

1989 | First peal rung by James Rudge. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Janet Underwood. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1989 | First peal rung by Jonathan G Underwood. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1991 | First peal rung by Clare L Rudd. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1991 | First peal rung by Jennie Higson. Recorded peal total is 337. |

1992 | First peal rung by M Ann Bailey. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1992 | First peal rung by Keith F A Copestake. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1992 | First peal rung by Karl E Loxton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1992 | First peal rung by John A [Yardley] Rhodes. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First peal rung by Robert A Verrey. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1996 | First peal rung by Lisa A Merriott. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1997 | First peal rung by Rosalind A Fox. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1997 | First peal rung by Rosanna K Wragg. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1998 | First peal rung by David J Crocker. Recorded peal total is 57. |

1998 | First peal rung by Lesley Davies. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1998 | First peal rung by William J Morson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2003 | First peal rung by Nicolas S Jolliffe. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2006 | First peal rung by John Boyle. Recorded peal total is 5. |

2006 | First peal rung by Pauline Boyle. Recorded peal total is 5. |

2006 | First peal rung by Linda Pelc. Recorded peal total is 34. |

2008 | First peal rung by Daniel Godber. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2008 | First peal rung by Carl Wilby. Recorded peal total is 5. |

2008 | First peal rung by Jocelyn Lock. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2008 | First peal rung by Fred [Haughton] Price. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2011 | First peal rung by Susan M Gillett. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2011 | First peal rung by Peter W McKerracher. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2018 | First peal rung by David Spalding. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1814 | First peal on the bells at Droitwich, St Andrew, Worcestershire. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1884 | First peal on the bells at Skirbeck, St Nicholas, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1890 | First peal on the bells at Bushey, St James, Hertfordshire. Recorded peal total is 983. |

1890 | First peal on the bells at Exeter, St David, Devon. Recorded peal total is 61. |

1890 | First peal on the bells at Sandhurst, St Michael & All Angels, Berkshire. Recorded peal total is 32. |

1896 | First peal on the bells at Edenbridge, SS Peter & Paul, Kent. Recorded peal total is 205. |

1899 | First peal on the bells at Merstham, St Katharine, Surrey. Recorded peal total is 37. |

1902 | First peal on the bells at Blagdon, St Andrew, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 37. |

1919 | First peal on the bells at Collingtree, St Columba, Northamptonshire. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1930 | First peal on the bells at Aston Abbots, St James the Great, Buckinghamshire. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1947 | First peal on the bells at Ludgershall, St James, Wiltshire. Recorded peal total is 22. |

1947 | First peal on the bells at Pylle, St Thomas of Canterbury, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 31. |

1952 | First peal on the bells at Seighford, St Chad, Staffordshire. Recorded peal total is 24. |

1952 | First peal on the bells at St Hilary, St Hilary, Glamorgan. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1998 | First peal on the bells at Ridge, St Margaret, Hertfordshire. Recorded peal total is 8. |

2009 | First peal on the bells at Moats Tye, St John the Baptist, mobile ring. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1930 | First tower bell peal of Northumberland Surprise Minor. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1951 | First tower bell peal of Kensington Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1968 | First tower bell peal of Hillmorton Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1969 | First tower bell peal of Evesham Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1969 | First tower bell peal of Quethiock Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1970 | First tower bell peal of St Nicholas Bob Triples. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1971 | First tower bell peal of Lanchester Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1975 | First tower bell peal of Derventium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1975 | First tower bell peal of Easton Neston Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1985 | First tower bell peal of Gleneagles Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1986 | First tower bell peal of Misbourne Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1990 | First tower bell peal of Peatling Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1992 | First tower bell peal of Aldenham Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1992 | First tower bell peal of Double Portsmouth Little Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1993 | First tower bell peal of Irkutsk Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 2. |

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

1996 | First tower bell peal of Fincastle Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 4. |

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

1998 | First tower bell peal of Ridge Treble Place Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Rats Castle Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Wras Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 2. |

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

2005 | First tower bell peal of Septuaginta Little Alliance Royal. Recorded peal total is 2. |

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

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

2009 | First tower bell peal of Muttaburrasaurus Landoni Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2009 | First tower bell peal of Prague Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2013 | First tower bell peal of Tickencote Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |