Isle of Wight Officers and Towers

  • Contact Peter Smith - Telephone: 01983 752444 Address: 10 The Avenue, Totland, Isle of Wight, PO39 0DH Email: Use Form
  • Contact Mary Tester - Telephone: 01983 551486 Address: Granfers Cottage, Southdown Lane, Chale, Ventnor, PO38 2LJ Email: Use Form
Ringing Master:
Deputy Ringing Master: Margaret Downer
Executive Committee Reps: Barry Downer
Publicity Officer:
  • Contact Jane Johnson - Mobile: 07581278599 Address: 49 High Street Brading Isle of Wight PO36 0DQ Facebook: As Jane Followill Email: Use Form
Independent examiner:
  • Contact Steve Noyes - Postal address is Ken Cottage, Upper Lane, Brighstone, Newport. PO30 4AT Emaill: Use Form


Tower Home Page Ringing Times
Arreton, St George - 6 Bells, Tenor 8-2 cwt
Arreton Ringing Times - Sundays: 10.30am Practice: Monday (Except Bank Holidays)
Brading Photograph by Jen Churchill Brading, St Mary - 8 Bells, Tenor 9-3-19 cwt
Brading Ringing Times -
  • Sundays: We ring every Sunday mornings at 9:00am to 9:30am. We only ring for evening services on special occasions, and then usually there is a quarter peal attempt, but visiting ringers are welcome for morning ringing always.
  • Practice:  Our practice night is on Thursdays, 7:00pm - 9:00pm and visiting ringers are always welcome to boost our practice.
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Brighstone, St Mary the Virgin - 6 Bells, Tenor 7-1 cwt
Brighstone Ringing Times - Sundays: Usually as soon after 10.15 as possible for a 11.00 service. 5th Sunday is variable. Please check before coming. Practice: Friday 6pm to 7.30
Carisbrooke Photograph by Jen Churchill Carisbrooke, Priory Church of St. Mary - 10 Bells, Tenor 20-1cwt
Carisbrooke Ringing Times - Sundays: 9.00am Practice: Friday
Chale, St Andrew - 6 Bells, Tenor 8-1 cwt
Chale Ringing Times - Sundays: ringing variable, please phone Tower Secretary Practice: Thursday 2:00pm
Freshwater Photograph by Rosemary Oakeshott Freshwater, All Saints - 6 Bells, Tenor 16-2cwt
Freshwater Ringing Times - Sundays: 9.30am Practice: Wednesday 6:00pm
Godshill Photograph by Andrew G Craddock for TowerBase Godshill, All Saints - 6 Bells, Tenor 8-3cwt
Godshill Ringing Times - Sundays: 10.30am Practice: Friday
Newchurch Photograph by David Forder Newchurch, All Saints - 6 Bells 7-0 cwt
Newchurch Ringing Times - Sundays: 9.00am Practice: Thursday
Newport Ringing Times - Practice: Monday Sundays: 10.30am
Niton Photograph by John Palk Niton, St John the Baptist - 6 Bells, Tenor 9cwt
Niton Ringing Times - Sundays: 8.45am (1st, 2nd & 3rd), 17:30 4th, 5th by arrangement. Practice: Thursday by arrangement
Ryde - 8 Bells, Tenor 26-2cwt
RYDE Ringing Times - Sundays: Morning 9.30am, Occasional Evening 6.00pm* Practice: Tuesday *If you would like to come and ring with us on a Sunday evening, we would be delighted to arrange a Quarter Peal for you. Just get in touch with John Stock 10 days in advance, and he will find a band for you!
Shanklin Photograph by Rosemary Oakeshott Shanklin, St Saviour-on-the-Cliff - 8 Bells, Tenor 18-0-14 cwt
SHANKLIN Ringing Times - Practices at Shanklin (IW) are now every Wednesday excepting the first Wednesday of every month, at the usual time of 7:30pm. Service ringing (1015-1055) will take place on the Sundays following the practices.  
Shorwell Photograph by Andrew G Craddock for TowerBase Shorwell, St Peter - 6 Bells, Tenor 9cwt
Shorwell Ringing Times - Sundays: By arrangement Practice: Saturday 6.00pm
Whitwell Photograph by John Palk Whitwell, SS Mary and Rhadegund - 6 Bells, Tenor 6-1-18cwt
Whitwell Ringing Times - Sundays:   10:45 (1st & 3rd), 6pm (2nd), 10.45 (4th), 5th by arrangement Practices:   Wednesday