Durham & Newcastle Diocesan Association
of Church Bellringers 
Ars Incognita Contemnitur
 

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The Sat Nav details shown consist of the Latitude, Longitude, Postcode and OS Grid Reference. Clicking on the OS Grid Reference will show a map.

COVID-19 , Although all legal restrictions on ringing have now been removed it is recommended that you check any local arrangements/requirements with the tower contact before turning up at a tower.

Aycliffe, St. Andrew

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  • 3 bells: 3-2-9 in Eb
  • Sat Nav: 54.59385, -1.56367, DL5 6JP, NZ283221
  • Access to ringing chamber is via a vertical ladder.
  • Contact
  • Dove's Guide

Barnard Castle, St. Mary

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Bishop Auckland, St. Andrew, South Church

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Cotherstone, St. Cuthbert

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Copyright Bill Henderson and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

  • 6 bells: 7-0-10 in Bb.
  • Sat Nav: 54.524058, -1.551919, DL12 9PH, NZ012193
  • 5th and 6th bells currently unringable, no ringing pending repairs.
  • Contact Davina Tomlinson, Tel 07894 246204
  • Dove's Guide

Darlington, St. Cuthbert

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  • 8 bells: 18-0-4 in F.
  • Sat Nav: 54.524058, -1.551919, DL1 5QT, NZ291144
  • Sunday 10:15  to 10:55, evening quarter peals by arrangement.
  • Practice: Monday 19:30 to 21:00.
  • Contact: Carol Pratt
  • Dove's Guide

Darlington, Holy Trinity

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  • 6 bells: 6-3-9 in Bb.
  • Sat Nav: 54.527698, -1.564240 DL3 7AR, NZ283148
  • Sunday: 09:30 to 10:00.
  • Practice: Monday 19:30 to 21:00.
  • Sec: Philip Park (01325) 252438
  • Dove's Guide

Darlington, St. John

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Copyright J Thomas and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Gainford, St. Mary

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  • 6 bells: 11-8-4 in G#.
  • Sat Nav: 54.546177, -1.740268, DL2 3DW, NZ169168
  • Sunday:10:15 to 10:45.
  • Contact: Alex Johnson (01325) 730458
  • Dove's Guide

Hartlepool, St. Aidan

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  • 8 bells: 14-0-7 in F#.
  • Sat Nav: 54.676021, -1.215279, TS25 1SL, NZ507315
  • Sunday: 10:15 to 10:45.
  • Practice: Wednesday 19:15 to 21:00(entry via vestry door).
  • Contact: Andrew Frost  (01429) 281767
  • Dove's Guide

Hartlepool, All Saints, Stranton

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  • 8 bells: 12-3-4 in F#.
  • Sat Nav: 54.680494, -1.212091, TS24 7LD, NZ509320
  • Bells undergoing refurbishment.  Currently unringable.
  • Sunday: 09:45 to 10:30.
  • Practice: Wednesday 19:15 to 21:00.
  • Contact: Andrew Frost (01429) 281767
  • Dove's Guide

Hartlepool, Art Gallery and Information Centre

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Hartlepool, St. Hilda

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Hartlepool, St. Oswald

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  • 10 bells: 21-2-12 in Eb.
  • Sat Nav: 54.693993, -1.214933, TS24 8NU, NZ507335
  • Sunday: 08:30 to 09:00.
  • Practice: 1st ,3rd and 5th Tuesdays 19:00 to 21:00.
  • Contact. Jack Hanlon 07979 192599
  • Dove's Guide

Heighington, St. Michael

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  • 6 bells: 15-1- 23 in F#. Ground floor ring.
  • Sat Nav: 54.595275, -1.616141, DL5 6RA , NZ249223
  • Sunday: 09:00 to 09:30
  • Practice: Wednesday 19:00 to 21:00.
  • Contact: Joan Johnson (01325) 301213
  • Dove's Guide

Hurworth, All Saints

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  • 6 bells: 17-2-00 in E.
  • Sat Nav: 54.485310, -1.524559, DL2 2AG, NZ309101
  • Sunday: 10:00 to 10:30.
  • Practice: Thursday 19:30 to 21:00.
  • Sec: Mike Hodgson
  • Dove's Guide

Sedgefield, St. Edmund

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  • 6 bells: 10-0-00 in F#.
  • Sat Nav: 54.653041, -1.448209, TS21 2AJ, NZ357288
  • All ringing suspended due to rot in the bell frame.
  • Sunday: 10:00 to 10:30.
  • Practice: Thursday 19:30 to 21:00.
  • Contact: Janet Tiplady
  • Dove's Guide

Shildon, St. John

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  • 8 bells: 16-1-06 in F#.
  • Sat Nav: 54.632223, -1.649874, DL4 1AH, NZ227264
  • Sunday: 09:00 to 09:30.
  • Practice: Wednesday 19:00 to 21:00.
  • Contact Trevor Thompson (01388) 774551
  • Dove's Guide

Staindrop, St. Mary

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  • 8 bells: 15-0-21 in F#.
  • Sat Nav: 54.581337, -1.798837, DL2 3AE, NZ131207
  • Sunday: 09:40 to 10:00 .
  • Contact: Betty Poole (01833) 660322
  • Dove's Guide

Stockton-on-Tees, Stockton Parish Church

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