Peals Rung

A summary of peals rung to date

Peals rung by number of bells

BellsCalledDescriptionRungConducted
12MaximusTwelve bells with no covering bell271
11CinquesEleven bells plus one covering bell5
10RoyalTen bells with no covering bell182
9CatersNine bells plus one covering bell22
8MajorEight bells with no covering bell78612
7 & 8Triples and MajorSeven bells plus one covering bell spliced with eight bells with no covering1
7TriplesSeven bells plus one covering bell15
6MinorSix bells with no covering bell274

Peals rung by Association and Guild

AssociationRungConducted
Lancashire7442
Durham & Newcastle2319
Kent County316
Non Association17
The Royal Cumberland Youths' Society11
Chester DG9
Carlisle DG5
Yorkshire5
Southwell & Nottingham3
Derby3
Scottish2
Around Ringers2
Universities Association1
Shropshire1

Leading Ringers

These are the people I have rung most peals with. The number of peals conducted is the number conducted by that person.

RingerRungConductedNotes & Comments
Peter C Randall533508
James E Andrews50937
Gail Randall439
Peter G Bellamy-Knights3991I have rung 167 peals on the 7th with Peter on the 8th.
Derek J Thomas312
Val A Andrews302
Ian Smith258
Brian J Owen215
Jane Owen208
John E Anderson197
Gordon R Birks19240
David Hird187154
Geoffrey R Fothergill16070
George S Deas148
Barbara M Wheeler146
Ronald R Warford12436
Rachel H Dyson1135
Anne Orme104
Alan M Treble101
Stephen B Bell9920
Ian Tilling91
Barbara Davies75
Jeffrey Brannan7130

Leading Towers

These are the towers I have rung most of my peals in.

TowerPealsConductedNotes & Comments
Middleton, St Leonard214107 of these on the 7th. 100 of those with PBK on the 8th.
Farnworth, St John157171 of these on the 7th. 59 of those with PBK on the 8th
Worsley, St Mark95I have rung peals on bells 1 to 9. I just need the tenor to circle the tower.
Accrington, Saint James48I have circled the back ten.
Newcastle, St John452I circled the tower on 20/08/1993.
Whitley Bay, St Paul39
Newcastle Cathedral371
Sunderland, Bishopwearmouth313
Blackburn, Cathedral28I circled the tower
East Crompton, St James19I circled the tower on 21/07/2017
Heywood, Saint Luke18I circled the tower on 01/01/2016
Westhoughton, St Bartholomew17I circled the tower on 17/12/2011

Most Rung Methods

MethodRungConducted
Yorkshire Surprise Major453
Cambridge Surprise Major272
Bristol Surprise Major22
Yorkshire Surprise Royal22
Rutland Surprise Major152
Lincolnshire Surprise Major151
Grandsire Caters14
London Surprise Major12
Superlative Surprise Major12
Minor (7m)12
Grandsire Triples11
Plain Bob Major11
Cambridge Surprise Royal10
Spliced Surprise Major (8 m)10
Lessness Surprise Major10
Yorkshire Surprise Maximus91
Lincolnshire Surprise Royal8
Pudsey Surprise Major8
Spliced Surprise Major (4 m)8

Days of the Year

To have rung a peal on every day of the year, I need the following 16 dates:

  • February 24th
  • March 4th, 6th & 16th
  • April 18th
  • June 20th, 21st and 29th
  • July 20th
  • September 2nd
  • October 19th
  • November 5th & 22nd
  • December 15th, 16th & 25th