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2019 Pittsburgh ringing course

A ringing course will be held at Southminster Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, on 2–4 August 2019.

Posted May 15, 2019 by Don Morrison

Toronto 12 Bell Weekend

The registration for the Toronto 12 Bell Weekend is now available. Please go to the Calendar site and click on the Toronto 12 Bell Weekend listing for June. The registration form is a writeable PDF which can easily be completed and forwarded to our Tower Secretary, Pauline Smith.

Posted May 11, 2019 by Madeleine Cheesman

Ringing at Vernet-les-Bains on Palm Sunday 2019

by Susan Jensen via Quilla Roth

Our correspondent in France reports on the first service ringing at the new tower in Vernet-les-Bains.

Posted May 02, 2019

T Jefferson Smith

Jeff Smith died yesterday, 20 April, at home in Kalamazoo, of a heart attack, aged 88. Their son Andrew is with Carol now, and I presume Megan will be there shortly, as soon as a flight from California can be arranged.

Posted Apr 22, 2019 by Don Morrison
UPDATE: A memorial service for Jeff will be held at Stetson Chapel at Kalamazoo College on...
Posted Apr 22, 2019 by Don Morrison

Ringing for Notre Dame – call to action

Althought it is Holy Week this request has come from the Central Council.

Posted Apr 17, 2019 by Bruce N Butler

Rochester Tower Open Day, Saturday, June 15

Please see calendar listing for information and registration form for Rochester's Tower Open Day, Saturday, June 15!

Posted Apr 09, 2019 by Bruce N Butler

Fun with Bells podcasts

Cathy Booth has been interviewing bellringers for her Fun with Bells podcasts. She has just interviewed Bruce Butler. Listen to Bruce as he talks about ringing tours, ringing in America, ringing around beds and flower arrangements and much more.

Posted Apr 09, 2019 by Eileen Butler

Response to 'NAG Peals Database'

by Edward J Futcher
A new update to this will be published in April addressing all of the errors in the original version, and the Q1 peals.
Posted Mar 23, 2019

2019 AGM Information

Check out our website:, where we will continue to post updates as we know them. Stay tuned!

Posted Feb 22, 2019 by Austin Paul

Steeple Keeper's Diary 1: Now with added Epilogue!

by Josh Burson

STEEPLEKEEPER’S DIARY: What you do when the clapper falls out of one of your bells. Originally published in the Winter 2019 issue of The Clapper; this version also includes an account of how we fixed it. (Yes, we fixed it!)

Posted Feb 20, 2019

NAG Peals Database

by Edward J Futcher
Posted Feb 16, 2019

Media coverage of ringing at National Cathedral

Recent coverage (including video) of ringing at the National Cathedral from CBN News:

Posted Feb 14, 2019 by Robert Bannister


Since the deadline of the Clapper issue that came out today, it was confirmed that there will be ringing at Hingham on the 22nd. If you're saving dates, we'd love to have you for the whole time.

Posted Feb 06, 2019 by Laura Dickerson

Association of Ringing Teachers Conference 2019 – Goes to Worcester!

ART Conference 2019 – Goes to Worcester!

Posted Feb 01, 2019 by Bruce N Butler

2019 NAGCR Calendar

To download the 2019 NAGCR Calendar, please go to Public Relations and then Miscellaneous and then scroll down until you see "calendar".

Posted Jan 31, 2019 by Bruce N Butler