St Mary’s Bells
St Mary’s Tudor Bell Tower (c 1485) has eight bells, three installed in 1576, 1616 and 1660 and the other five in 1897 to commemorate Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee. Tenor 10½ cwt in G.
We have an active band of ringers of all ages.
The Tower is affiliated to the Surrey Association of Church Bell Ringers and the ringers are also in close liaison with the ringers at other nearby towers.
Visiting ringers are always welcome. If you are interested in joining us or learning to ring please email the Tower Captain
Friday – Main Practice
7.30 – 9.15 pm (following the QP attempt at 6.30). All abilities from doubles to spliced surprise major.
Individual handling tuition at 9.15 on Saturdays and by arrangement on other days
Quarter Peals and Peals
There is at least one Quarter Peal attempt every Friday at 6.30 pm prior to the general practice.
We allow up to 6 peal attempts a year. Please email the tower captain if you would like to request the bells for a peal. See below for links to the current Quarter Peal rota and to the Quarter Peal and Peal records held online.
Quarter Peal Rota
View the current QP rota