Romney Marsh & District Guild Practices - 2012

REGULAR WEEKLY PRACTICES:

Mon: 

New Romney (8) 7:30  - 9pm  (check with Bellboard for any alterations to this)

Tue:

Ashford [Kent] (10) 7:30  - 9pm   (Suspended at present) since Oct 2009

Thu:

Burmarsh (6) 6:30  - 8:15pm (check with Bellboard for alterations to this)  

SUNDAY SERVICE RINGING:

Burmarsh (6) 8:30 - 9:15am (before Rite B equivalent Sung Holy Communion with Motet & Eastward Celebration)

New Romney (8) 9:50 - 10:25am  (before modern rite of Communion [not Eastward] or CW Morning Worship) 

and sometime Sunday Evening 'Quarters' at various towers

MONTHLY SATURDAY PRACTICES:


2012

As proposed (not yet booked) as at 4 Feb 2012

Normally held on 4th Saturday of the month, 5:30 - 7pm

March - New Romney (8)
Apr - Mersham (8)
May - Burmarsh (6)
June - Stone in Oxney (6)
July - New Romney Country Fayre ringing and tower open (last Sat of July)
Also Guild Country Meeting.
Aug - Burmarsh (6)
Sep - Mersham (8)
Oct - Benenden (12)
Nov - New Romney (8)
Dec - Burmarsh 9 Lessons & Carols (Xtmas Eve)

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GUILD AGM - Sat 4th February 2012.  Final details below:

to include Election of Officers

Benenden [tbc] (12) 1:15 - 2:45pm

New Romney (8) 3:30 - 4:45pm

Burmarsh (6): 5:15 - 6:00pm (Service Ringing)

6pm Choral Evensong for the Feast of the Presentation (transferred from 2nd Feb) -
Responses: Rose in unison
Psalm 150 (Stanford)
Mag & Nunc: Walmisley in D Minor
Anthem: When to the Temple Mary Went (Eccard, 1598)
Service to be led by the Guild Chaplain & played by the Guild Organist

7pm Supper at the Shepherd & Crook Inn, Shear Way, Burmarsh

8:30pm AGM followed by Old Time Music Hall & Wartime Songs on gramophone (Billy Williams, Billy Whitlock, Jack Charman, Harry Lauder, Billy Cotton, Gracie Fields etc)

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Proposed Special Methods for the day (subject to ability of those in attendance):

At the ring of 6:
London S. Minor
Grandsire Doubles
Stedman Doubles
 
At the ring of 8:
New Romney Delight Major (line can be supplied)
Kent T.B. Major
Oxford T.B. Major
Duffield Major
Double Norwich C.B. Major
Grandsire Triples
Stedman Triples

At the ring of 12:
Littleport Little S. Maximus

GUESTS/VISITORS VERY WELCOME ALL DAY - all standards of competent handlers catered for from call changes upward.


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2011

GUILD AGM - Sat 22nd January 2011.  Final details below:

to include Election of Officers

Lunch at the Romney Grill - meet  at 2pm
 
'AGM' at the "Prince of Wales", Fairfield Road, New Romney 3:30pm.

Newchurch (6) 5 - 6pm

Burmarsh (6): 6:15 - 7:15pm

Mersham (8): 7:45 - 9:00pm

Proposed Special Methods for the day (subject to ability of those in attendance):

At the rings of 6:
London S. Minor
Grandsire Doubles
Stedman Doubles
 
At the ring of 8:
New Romney Delight Major (line can be supplied)
Kent T.B. Major
Oxford T.B. Major
Duffield Major
Double Norwich C.B. Major
Grandsire Triples
Stedman Triples


GUESTS/VISITORS VERY WELCOME ALL DAY - all standards of competent handlers catered for from call changes upward.




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2009

Sat 24th January             AGM- Mersham (8) 2:30 - 3:30pm; Hythe (10) 4 - 5 pm (tbc)                                                           BCP 1662 Choral Evensong; Hythe, 5pm (Joint with Canterbury                                                     Diocese Branch of Prayer Book Society).  Burmarsh (6) 7 - 8pm,                                                     then Supper and AGM in 'TheShepherd & Crook', Burmarsh.                                                      Names for supper to Secretary of the Guild by 21st Jan.

Sat 21st February            NEW ROMNEY (8, 15 cwt) 5:30 - 7pm NB Changed venue.

Sat 28th March                 N.B Change of venue: Assisting Rye band on their Day Outing to other towers                                                         in Sussex.  Contact Sec for details

Sat 18th April                   T.B.C. 

Sat 30th May                     Rye (8, 19cwt) 5:00 - 6:30pm

Sat 27th Jun                       Stone-in-Oxney (6, 12cwt) 4:30 - 6pm  T.B.C. 

Sat 4th July                        Annual Outing (Weald of Kent by open-top bus - Contact Sec. for details)

Sat 25th July                      New Romney (8, 16 cwt) 4:00 - 6pm (after tower open day)    

Sat 29th Aug                      Rolvenden (8, 16cwt) 4:30 - 6pm T.B.C.  

Sat 26th Sep                       Mersham (8, 14cwt) 4:30 - 6pm

Sat 31st Oct                        NO PRACTICE  

Sat 28th Nov                      New Romney (8, 16cwt) 4:30 - 6pm

Sun 20th Dec               Ashford Parish Church Nine Lessons & Carols 6:30pm


2008 

Sat 26th January        AGM - Ringing:    Mersham  (8, 13cwt) 3 - 4pm

                                                    New Romney 4:30 - 5:30pm    Burmarsh  -

                                                    Service ringing (6, 9cwt) 5:45 - 6:30pm.            

                                                     BCP 1662 Choral Evensong 6:30pm at All Saints, Burmarsh

                                                     led by Rev J. Cowling (President of the Guild).

                                                    Supper at 8pm, The Shepherd & Crook, Burmarsh, followed

                                                    by AGM, to include Election of Officers & New Members.

Sat 23rd February   Borden (8, 21 cwt) 5:30 - 7pm [Out of District practice] 

Sat 29th March         New Romney (8, 16cwt) 5:30 - 7pm

Sat 26th April            Mersham (8, 14cwt) 5:30 - 7pm

Sat 24th May             Rolvenden (8, 16cwt) 5:30 - 7pm

Sat 28th Jun               Stone-in-Oxney (6, 12cwt) 5:30 - 7pm     

Sat 26th July              Borden (8, 21 cwt) 4:00     

Sat 23rd Aug             Summer Meeting Outing to Thanet area followed by Supper  

Sat 27th Sep              Rye (8, 19cwt) 5:30 - 7pm

Sat 25th Oct              New Romney **CANCELLED DUE TO WORK ON CHURCH**                                                    (8, 16cwt) 5:30 - 7pm     

Sat 22nd Nov            Burmarsh**CANCELLED** (6, 9cwt) 5:30 - 7pm


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2007

Sat 24th February    Borden (8, 21 cwt) [Out of District practice] 6:30pm

Sat 24th March         Stone in Oxney (6, 12cwt) 4:30 - 6pm

Sat 28th April            Rye (8, 19cwt) CANCELLED

Sat 26th May             New Romney (8, 16cwt) 3:15pm

Sat 23rd Jun              Mersham (8, 14cwt) 7:30pm     

Sat 28th July              New Romney (8) 4:30 - 7:00pm     

Sat 25th Aug              Burmarsh (6, 9cwt) 4:30 - 5:30pm  Newchurch 6:00 - 7pm 

                                             followed by a BBQ at New Romney Vicarage from 7pm.     

Sat 22nd Sep              Stone in Oxney (6, 12cwt) 4:30 - 6pm

Sat 27th Oct                Rolvenden (8, 16cwt) 4:30 - 6pm     

Sat 24th Nov               Burmarsh (6, 9cwt) 4:30 - 6pm

Sat 22nd Dec             Guild Annual Festival of 9 Lessons & Carols                                                                 ***Cancelled***.