This course is completely full, with a waiting list for cancellations.
I now attach the poster and application form (both Word and pdf versions) for the first of the Education Committee’s full-day courses, which will be PLAIN BOB DOUBLES and MINOR to be held on Saturday 17th March 2018, based at St. Mary Bourne. From, experience, this is a popular subject and places can fill up very quickly.
Is this something you have tried, but found there isn’t time on a busy practice night to have a really good go? Did you do it years ago but haven’t had an opportunity to pick it up recently? Are you stagnating with plain courses and want to progress to touches? Do you have friends in your tower in the same boat? This is your chance! If this sounds like you, why not take the opportunity to book a place and spend a whole day concentrating on one method, at your own particular level, with others doing the same thing who may well be facing the same problems and have the same queries. If you haven’t been before I can promise you lots of help, both verbal and practical, from experienced tutors and very patient helpers.
Any queries – let me know, either by email or by telephoning 01962 886939 – but whatever you do, don’t leave it until the closing date to send in your application as you might find places have already been filled!
For: The Guild Education Committee
Can mulled wine, mulled apple juice and mince pies tempt you to our last 2016 District Practice at St. Mary Bourne?
The Hurstbourne Priors August practice was well attended in August with plenty of support from the organising tower St Mary Bourne and other district towers supplying competent ringers and those hoping to progress from – Kingsclere, Nether Wallop, Tangley and Woolton Hill.
Methods attempted and predominantly coming round were Grandsire Triples, Little Bob Major, Spliced Plain & Little Bob Major, Cambridge S Major and Superlative S Major. Now all we need is for the local pub to open again.
Usually on the 4th Thursday but check with Helen Thomas:
- March eight-bell practice at Hurstbourne Priors, from 7:30pm, this Thursday evening.If you are a regular attendee and you are NOT coming – please let me know.
We will be ringing:
- Double Oxford Bob Triples (please look this up… the middle work is a bit tricky, places around two hunt bells…)
- Lincolnshire Surprise Major
- Double Norwich
- Stedman, Grandsire, Cambridge etc.Hope to see you there this Thursday.Roger Thomas – Tower Captain St Mary Bourne