List of quarter peals rung by the Society

The following list summarises all quarter peals rung by the Society since 1977. For the more recent quarters, details are provided via links to Campanophile or Bellboard. Full details of each quarter are held in the Society's quarter peal book.

Quarter peals rung by Saffron Walden Society of Change Ringers since 1977

Date

Place

Changes Method(s) Footnote
16-Apr-15 Saffron Walden 1260 Stedman Triples For Evensong
5-Apr-15 Saffron Walden 1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples For Easter Sunday
22-Mar-15 Saffron Walden 1288 Grandshire Triples For Evensong
08-Mar-15 Saffron Walden 1372 Spliced Triples For Evensong
22-Feb-15 Saffron Walden 1260 Stedman Triples For Evensong
11-Jan-15 Saffron Walden 2015 Spliced Triples and Major For Evensong
23-Mar-14 Saffron Walden 1272 Norwich Minor For Evensong
9-Feb-14 Saffron Walden 1312 Bristol Major For Evensong
26-Jan-14 Saffron Walden 1296 Cambridge Minor For Evensong
12-Jan-14 Saffron Walden 1344 Double Norwich Court Bob Major For Holy Communion
22-Dec-13 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Nine Lessons and Carols.
24-Nov-13 Saffron Walden 1263 Stedman Caters For Evensong for the Solemnity of Christ the King.
13-Oct-13 Saffron Walden 1250 Lincolnshire Major For Choral Evensong.
22-Sep-13 Saffron Walden 1288 Grandsire Triples For Evensong.
12-May-13 Saffron Walden 1280 Plain Bob Major With our best wishes to Ted and Penny Browne on the birth of their Grandaughter. For Evensong.
28-Apr-13 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For Evensong.
31-Mar-13 Saffron Walden 1282 Cambridge Royal For Easter Sunday Evensong.
24-Mar-13 Saffron Walden 1282 Cambridge Major For Palm Sunday Evensong.
13-Jan-13 Saffron Walden 1344 Stedman Triples For Evensong. Ring in memory of Sarah Hammond.
23-Dec-12 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For Nine Lessons and Carols.
09-Dec-12 Saffron Walden 1282 Cambridge Major For Christingle Service.
02-Dec-12 Saffron Walden 1296 Grandsire Caters For Advent Carol Service.
12-Aug-12 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Royal A belated wedding compliment to John and Christina Hammond, who were married at St Mary's on June 9th 2012
11-Mar-12 Saffron Walden 1263 Stedman Triples For Saffron Walden & Villages Team Licensing Service. Rung in memory of John Bullough.
26-Feb-12 Saffron Walden 1259 Grandsire Caters For Evensong. Rung to celebrate the life of Harold Rogers and also remembering Gladys Wilkie, mother of Penny Browne, who died fours years ago today.
12-Feb-12 Saffron Walden 1296 Little Bob Royal For Choral Evensong.
06-Feb-12 Saffron Walden 1263 Stedman Triples Rung to mark the 60th anniversary of the Accession of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second to the throne.
29-Jan-12 Saffron Walden 1296 Grandsire Caters For Evensong. A birthday compliment to Clare Watkins (James' Mum!).
08-Jan-12 Saffron Walden 1296 Erin Caters For Choral Evensong.
18-Dec-11 Saffron Walden 1259 Grandsire Caters For Service of Nine Lessons and Carols.
11-Dec-11 Saffron Walden 1280 Plain Bob Major For Christingle Service.
03-Dec-11 Steeple Bumpstead 1320 Cambridge Minor For Angel Festival. In memory of Marion Kelly and Geoffrey Westrope, both of whom gave so much to this church and the village.
13-Nov-11 Saffron Walden 1260 Stedman Triples Half-muffled for Remembrance Sunday Choral Evensong.
23-Oct-11 Saffron Walden 1280 Yorkshire Major For Holy Communion.
09-Oct-11 Saffron Walden 1288 Grandsire Triples Rung prior to Choral Evensong to celebrate 400th anniversary of the King James Bible.
11-Sep-11 Saffron Walden 1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples Rung to celebrate Carol and Nick Eldred's 7th Wedding anniversary. For Evensong.
28-Aug-11 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Caters Festival Quarter Peal for Saffron Walden Maze Festival and for Evensong.
14-Aug-11 Saffron Walden 1280 Lincolnshire Surprise Major For Evensong.
24-Jul-11 Saffron Walden 1260 Stedman Triples Remembering the people of Norway. For Evensong.
29-Apr-11 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Minor Rung to celebrate the wedding today of HRH Prince William and Miss Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey.
29-Apr-11 Arkesden 1260 Doubles (5m) Rung to celebrate the wedding today of HRH Prince William and Miss Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey.
29-Apr-11 Steeple Bumpstead 1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor Rung to celebrate the wedding today of HRH Prince William and Miss Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey.
27-Mar-11 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Caters Rung to celebrate the Centenary of the Ringing World. For Taize Service.
18-Mar-11 Henham 1260 Doubles (2m)  
27-Feb-11 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Triples For Evensong.
10-Feb-11 Henham 1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor Birthday compliment to John Hall.
23-Jan-11 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Royal For Evensong.
09-Jan-11 Saffron Walden 1344 London Surprise Major For Choral Evensong.
12-Dec-10 Saffron Walden 1350 Doubles (7,6,8 cover) Rung to celebrate Michael Down's 75th birthday and 25 years of ringing. For Christingle Service.
14-Nov-10 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples Half-muffled for Remembrance Sunday Evensong. The band wish to associate this quarter with Richard Freeman.
24-Oct-10 Saffron Walden 1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major For United Nations Association Service.
21-Oct-10 Henham 1260 St Clements College Bob Minor  
28-Sep-10 Great Dunmow 1344 Stedman Triples Rung as a farewell to James Watkins, leaving us for Durham University.
19-Sep-10 Saffron Walden 1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples For Harvest Evensong, a get well wish for Nick Eldred and for the 70th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
22-Aug-10 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For Evensong
09-Jul-10 Radwinter 1260 Plain Bob Minor (simulator)
30-Jun-10 Chrishall 1260 Doubles (2m)
23-May-10 Saffron Walden 1282 Cambridge Surprise Major For Pentecost Evensong and as a 70th birthday compliment to Liz Griffith-Jones.
25-Apr-10 Saffron Walden 1296 Stedman Caters For Evensong
11-Apr-10 Saffron Walden 1280 Yorkshire Surprise Major For Evensong and as a retirement compliment to the Director of Music and Organist, Andrew Malcolm. Also a wedding anniversary compliment to Katrina and Neil Bond.
28-Feb-10 Saffron Walden 1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor For Evensong
14-Feb-10 Saffron Walden 1260 Stedman Triples For Evensong
24-Jan-10 Saffron Walden 1296 Grandsire Caters For Evensong. With grateful thanks to Katrina Bond following her four years as Master of our society. 
10-Jan-10 Saffron Walden 1296 Plain Bob Major For Evensong
29-Nov-09 Saffron Walden 1260 Stedman Triples For Advent Carol Service.
17-Nov-09 Fyfield 1272 Carlisle Surprise Minor Rung in fond memory of Jean Sanderson, life member of the Society.
11-Oct-09 Saffron Walden 1296 Little Bob Major For Evensong and for NW Essex quarter peal month.
07-Oct-09 Great Chishill 1320 Plain Bob Doubles For NW Essex quarter peal month
03-Oct-09 Ashdon 1260 Grandsire Triples For Ashdon Art and Craft weekend and
also for NW Essex quarter peal month.
20-Sep-09 Saffron Walden 1296 Grandsire Caters For Evensong and for NW Essex quarter peal month.
19-Sep-09 Radwinter 1260 Doubles (8m) To start NW Essex quarter peal month
13-Sep-09 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Evensong. Birthday compliment to Richard Freeman.
12-Apr-09 Saffron Walden 1320 St Clements and Plain Bob Minor For Easter Evensong.
08-Mar-09 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples Rung in thanksgiving for the lives of Vanessa Franklin ringer at Ware and friend of Ann and Gerard, and Evadna Watkins Grandmother of James. For Evensong.
07-Mar-09 Radwinter 1260 Grandsire Doubles
22-Feb-09 Ashdon 1320 Plain Bob Minor Dedicated to the memory of Lady Butler, wife of the late RA Butler of Saffron Walden, (MP 1929-1965) who died 18th February aged 101.
07-Feb-09 Radwinter 1260 Grandsire Triples
25-Jan-09 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Triples To the memory of Russell Green of Saffron Walden - a very distinguished citizen of the town who died 18th Jan.
11-Jan-09 Saffron Walden 1250 Cambridge Surprise Major For Evensong
10-Jan-09 Radwinter 1260 Single Oxford Bob Triples  
09-Nov-08 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples Rung half-muffled for Remembrance Service and in fond memory of Roy Seaman who died 4th November
21-Sep-08 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples To welcome Revds David and Jenny Tomlinson to Saffron Walden, on the day of their induction service
30-Mar-08 Saffron Walden 1280 Plain Bob Major For Evensong
18-Nov-07 Saffron Walden 1280 Cambridge Surprise Major On the occasion of the christening of Charlotte Ellen Bond daughter of Katrina and Neil Bond
21-Oct-07 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Duncan Green's last service at Saffron Walden. Birthday compliment to Bryany Bartrum
28-Jul-07 Saffron Walden 1260 St Clements and Plain Bob Minor Wedding Day compliment to Richard Freeman and Janice Moore
10-Jun-07 Saffron Walden 1320 Norwich Surprise Minor For Evensong. Birthday compliment to James Watkins
06-May-07 Saffron Walden 1282 Cambridge Surprise Royal For Evensong
22-Apr-07 Saffron Walden 1260 St Clements Bob Minor For Evensong
10-Feb-07 Wendons Ambo 1260 St Simons and Plain Bob Minor  
24-Dec-06 Saffron Walden 1260 Doubles (4m) For Christmas Tree Service
16-Apr-06 Saffron Walden 1260 St Simons Bob Doubles For Choral Evensong on Easter Day
09-Apr-06 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles Golden Wedding compliment to Bill and June Simmons. For Evensong on Palm Sunday
12-Mar-06 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles For Evensong
18-Dec-05 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles (6,7,8 cover) For Carol Service
27-Nov-05 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Triples For Advent Carol Service
09-Oct-05 Saffron Walden 1296 Grandsire Caters For Evensong
08-Oct-05 Stebbing 1260 Doubles (4m) In memory of John Palmer and Roger Burbery
08-Oct-05 Great Easton 1260 Plain Bob Minor In memory of John Palmer and Roger Burbery
24-Sep-05 Saffron Walden 1260 Stedman Triples In memory of John Palmer and Roger Burbery
20-Aug-05 Radwinter 1260 Plain Bob Doubles In memory of John Palmer
30-Jul-05 Henham 1260 Plain Bob Doubles In memory of John Palmer
14-Jul-05 Arkesden 1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor In memory of John Palmer
28-Jun-05 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples  
26-Jun-05 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles For Ordination Service
05-Jun-05 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples A compliment to Richard Freeman (ringer of treble) on becoming Mayor of Saffron Walden
13-Mar-05 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Evensong
12-Dec-04 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Christingle Service
28-Nov-04 Saffron Walden 1280 Plain Bob Major For Advent Carol Service
16-Nov-04 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples In memory of Margaret Burbery who died on 6 November 2004
09-Oct-04 Arkesden 1260 Plain Bob Minor  
11-Sep-04 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor For wedding of Carol and Nick Eldred
11-Apr-04 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Evensong
03-Apr-04 Elmdon 1380 Plain Bob Doubles  
21-Mar-04 Saffron Walden 1280 Plain Bob Major For 125th Anniversary of Essex Association and for Mothering Sunday Evensong
22-Feb-04 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Evensong and as a celebration of the life of Charlie Farrow, a former Saffron Walden ringer, who died on 11/02/04, aged 84
25-Jan-04 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For Evensong
24-Dec-03 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles For Christmas Tree Service
14-Dec-03 Saffron Walden 1280 Plain Bob Major For Christingle Service
23-Nov-03 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Evensong
17-Aug-03 Saffron Walden 1380 Plain Bob Doubles For Evensong
20-Jul-03 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles For Evensong
08-Apr-03 Saffron Walden ? Plain Bob Doubles  
16-Mar-03 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples To mark the installation of the Rector Rev. Duncan Green, as non-resident Canon at Chelmsford Cathedral and as a birthday compliment to John Palmer
24-Dec-02 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Christmas Tree Service
09-Apr-02 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor Rung in thanksgiving for the life of HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother whose funeral was today
31-Mar-02 Saffron Walden 1259 Grandsire Caters Rung half-muffled for HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother who died yesterday and for Evensong
24-Mar-02 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Royal For Evensong
10-Feb-02 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob and Grandsire Doubles For the 50th anniversary of the accession to the throne of HM the Queen. Also for the death of Princess Margaret who died yesterday (half-muffled)
11-Mar-01 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Doubles For Evensong
26-Sep-00 Hempstead 1260 Cambridge Surprise and St Clements Minor   
13-Aug-00 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor For Evensong
09-Jul-00 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor For Evensong and graduation compliment to Nathan Watkins
12-Mar-00 Saffron Walden ? Plain Bob Royal For Evensong and birthday compliment to Gerard Clinton
29-Jan-00 Ashdon 1260 Grandsire Triples Wedding compliment to Roger and Margaret Burbery married today
19-Dec-99 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Triples For Christmas Tree Service
04-Apr-99 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor For Easter Evensong
14-Mar-99 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Doubles For Evensong
24-Dec-98 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor (on 3,5-9 with 1,2 leading & 10 cover) For Christmas Tree Service
13-Sep-98 Saffron Walden 1260 Doubles (2m) To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the ordination of the Revd. Richard Bray and birthday compliment to Richard Freeman
22-Aug-98 Hemingford Gray 1260 Plain Bob Minor Rung after the marriage of Amanda Golding and Nick Read (son of John Read former ringer at Saffron Walden)
27-Jun-98 Saffron Walden 1260 Cambridge Surprise and Plain Bob Minor For Great Ringing Day
17-May-98 Saffron Walden 1260 St Clements and Plain Bob Minor For Confirmation Service
08-Mar-98 Saffron Walden 1259 Grandsire Caters For Evensong
19-Feb-97 Saffron Walden 1260 St Clements and Plain Bob Minor For the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Women's Institute
24-Feb-96 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Major  
04-Feb-96 Saffron Walden 1440 Plain Bob Doubles For Evensong
9-Apr-95 Saffron Walden 1320 Grandsire Doubles For Palm Sunday Evensong
4-Apr-95 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor  
26-Mar-95 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor For Mothering Sunday Evening Communion
29-Oct-94 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For the christening of Alexander Hall (son of ringers 1 & 2 )
8-Feb-94 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles  
30-May-93 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor  
19-Nov-91 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles For the release of Terry Waite
21-Apr-91 Saffron Walden ? Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles  
8-Apr-90 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Doubles  
16-Oct-88 Saffron Walden ? Plain Bob and Grandsire Doubles To welcome Ria Annette, daughter to Steven and Josien Woolmer
11-Sep-88 Saffron Walden 1380 Doubles (4m)  
8-May-88 Ashdon 1440 Doubles (3m) Rung in memory of Revd. W Lane, died 19 March, aged 79, Rector at Ashdon from 1947-73, instrumental in restoration and re-hanging of the bells in 1968
6-Mar-88 Saffron Walden ? Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles  
12-Apr-87 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles  
4-May-86 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor For Confirmation Sunday, especially for Nicholas Ryles confirmed today
6-Apr-86 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For the twinning of Bad Wildungen
29-Jun-85 Saffron Walden 1320 Plain Bob Doubles For Great Ringing Day
3-Feb-85 Saffron Walden 1320 Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles  
13-Nov-84 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples Half-muffled in memoriam Leonard E Pitstow, died 25 October 1984.
10-Nov-84 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Doubles  
8-Jul-84 Hempstead 1260 Cambridge Surprise and Plain Bob Minor For Hempstead Flower Festival
20-May-84 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob Minor (covered) For Friends Festival Service and to welcome the Preacher Canon Roy Sinker a former incumbent of the parish.
13-May-84 Saffron Walden 1299 Grandsire Doubles For Confirmation Service
3-Mar-84 Saffron Walden 2699 Grandsire Caters For the collation and installation of our Rector, Revd. Peter Harlow, as an Honorary Canon of Chelmsford Cathedral
18-Nov-83 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Minor  
13 Nov-83 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples Half-muffled for Remembrance Sunday
25-Sep-83 Saffron Walden 1260 Plain Bob and Kent Treble Bob Minor For Harvest Festival
23-Sep-83 Duxford 1300 Plain Bob Doubles  
10-Jul-83 Saffron Walden 1280 Kent Treble Bob Major For Afternoon Service
15-Apr-83 Pampisford 1260 Plain Bob Minor  
3-Apr-83 Saffron Walden 1264 Plain Bob Major For Easter Day Evensong
22-Mar-83 Littlebury 1320 Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles To welcome Revd. D Peter Harlow as Team Rector of the Parish of Saffron Walden with Wendens Ambo and Littlebury
13-Feb-83 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples  
26-Dec-82 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples For Carol Service
14-Nov-82 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples Half-muffled for Remembrance Sunday
24-Oct-82 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples Rung half-muffled for the Service of Thanksgiving for the life and work our late Rector the Revd. Arthur Reginald Henry Rodwell (died 12 Oct. 1982) - Rector 1974-82.
23-Aug-82 Ashdon 1344 Plain Bob Triples On John Smith's visit from Bahrain
21-May-82 Duxford 1320 Grandsire Doubles  
16-Apr-82 Wendens Ambo 1260 Plain Bob Minor  
21-Mar-82 Saffron Walden 1296 Plain Bob Caters For Mothering Sunday Service
27-Dec-81 Saffron Walden 1372 Plain Bob Triples For Carol Service and also for our Rector's recovery after recent illness
22-Nov-81 Saffron Walden 1280 Plain Bob Major 13th birthday compliment to Hayley Dillon
8-Nov-81 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples Half-muffled for Remembrance Sunday
30-Oct-81 Wendens Ambo 1260 Plain Bob Doubles  
4-Oct-81 Saffron Walden 1296 Plain Bob Caters For Patronal Festival, also wedding compliment for Celia Pitstow to Christopher Redgate
7-Jun-81 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For the Church of England's Children's Society "Peal-A-Peal" event
10-May-81 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples In memoriam of Revd. Richard William Herrick, Provost of Chelmsford - died 8 May 1981
19-Apr-81 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For Easter Day and on the 9th anniversary of the death of Barry Couzens, former secretary of this Society
8-Feb-81 Saffron Walden 1260 Grandsire Triples Birthday compliment to John E Matthews
21-Dec-80 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Triples For Christmas Carol Service
14-Dec-80 Saffron Walden 1344 Plain Bob Triples For Masonic Christmas Festival - First quarter peal on the bells for 7 years
22-Sep-80 Ashdon 1344 Plain Bob Triples  
4-Aug-80 Ashdon 1320 Plain Bob Doubles Rung as a compliment to HM Queen Mother on her 80th birthday
29-Jun-80 Chrishall 1260 Grandsire Doubles Rung as a retirement compliment to Revd. Taylor Vicar of Chrishall
25-May-79 Duxford 1260 Doubles (3m)  
15-Dec-78 Hempstead 1260 Plain Bob Minor Silver wedding compliment to Mr and Mrs AC Stuteley
17-Nov-78 Hempstead 1260 Plain Bob and Cambridge Surprise Minor  
15-Sep-78 Hatfield Broad Oak 1260 Grandsire Triples  
29-Jul-78 Helions Bumpstead 1260 Doubles (5m) For the Unveiling of Helions Bumpstead's village sign
30-Jun-78 Ashdon 1264 Plain Bob Minor Farewell compliment to Revd. Michael York leaving for Chelmsford
19-May-78 Duxford 1260 Plain Bob Minor Ruby Wedding compliment to Mr and Mrs Harding
22-Apr-78 Radwinter 1344 Plain Bob Triples  
10-Apr-78 Ashdon 1260 Kent Treble and Plain Bob Minor  
3-Feb-78 Duxford 1260 Kent Treble and Plain Bob Minor  
17-Dec-77 Hempstead 1260 Plain Bob Minor Birthday compliment to Rosemary Collins
28-Nov-77 Ashdon 1320 Doubles (4m)  
17-Sep-77 Wendens Ambo 1260 Plain Bob Minor Wedding compliment to Rosemary Halls and Roger Collins
17-Sep-77 Ashdon 1344 Plain Bob Triples Wedding compliment to Rosemary Halls and Roger Collins
7-Jun-77 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Minor Silver Jubilee day
20-Mar-77 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Minor Rung has a wedding compliment to Jane Collins and Peter Robinson
6-Feb-77 Ashdon 1260 Plain Bob Minor Silver Jubilee of Queen's Accession
17-Jan-77 Ashdon 1320 Plain Bob Doubles  

 

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