Peals rung in Chilton since the restoration of 2000

This page records peals rung since the restoration of 2000.

County reorganisation moved the parish of Chilton from Berkshire into Oxfordshire in 1974. At the restoration of 2000 the canons were cut off bells 1,2 and the tenor, the bells retuned and hung in a new iron frame by Whites of Appleton.


Full Peals rung since 2000

Rung on 1 Nov 2004,   10 Oct 2005,   6 Jan 2007,   24 Mar 2007,   8 Jun 2008,   18 Oct 2010,   7 Nov 2011,   27 Feb 2012,   14 Apr 2012,   1 Oct 2012,   17 Mar 2013,   4 Nov 2013,   16 Feb 2015,   10 Dec 2015,   11 Feb 2016,   7 Mar 2016,   15 Mar 2016,   5 May 2016,   14 Jul 2016,   29 Dec 2016,  

  1.   Click here for a picture of the peal band.
    Reported in Ringing World No 4882 November 19 2004 page 1118

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday, Nov. 1, 2004, in 2 Hours and 43 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,

    A PEAL OF 5040 MINOR
    (7 methods: St Clement's College Bob, Surfleet Surprise, Beverley Surprise, Cambridge Surprise, Oxford Treble Bob, Kent Treble Bob, Plain Bob)

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    JOHN W T HIBBERT Treble   COLIN M TURNER 4
    NICOLA J TURNER 2   WILLIAM BUTLER 5
    TIMOTHY G PETT 3   * STUART F GIBSON Tenor
    Conducted by STUART F GIBSON.
    * First peal as Conductor. First Minor, Tenor
    Rung in celebration of All Saints' Day
    First peal on the bells following the restoration of 2001 and the first since 1956

  2.   Reported in Ringing World No 4931 October 28 2005 page 1037

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday, October 10, 2005, in 2 Hours and 28 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    A PEAL OF 5040 SURPRISE MINOR
    (7 methods: London, York, Norwich, Bourne, Ipswich, Beverley and Cambridge)

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    ROBERT J CROCKER Treble   ANTHONY R PEAKE 4
    BOBBIE MAY 2   GEOFFREY K DODD 5
    NICHOLAS J CLARKE 3   TIMOTHY G PETT Tenor
    Conducted by TIMOTHY G PETT.

    Rung as a 70th birthday compliment to Peter G. Davies
    who learnt to ring and rang his first peal in this tower.

  3.   Reported in Ringing World No 4997 February 2 2007 page 115

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Saturday, January 6, 2007, in 2 Hours and 29 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    A PEAL OF 5040 SURPRISE MINOR
    (7 methods: London, Wells, York, Durham, Cambridge, Beverley, Surfleet)

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    CATHERINE A LANE Treble   N DAVID LANE 4
    DIANA M BRIDLE 2   PAUL N HARDEN (C) 5
    HELEN J PIPER 3   PETER BRIDLE Tenor

    Rung to celebrate 1000 years of Oxfordshire

  4.   Click here for a picture of the peal band.
    Reported in Ringing World No 5007 April 13 2007 page 366

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Saturday, March 24, 2007, in 2 Hours and 36 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    A PEAL OF 5040 CAMBRIDGE SURPRISE MINOR
    7 extns called differently

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    TIMOTHY J EYLES Treble   ROBIN P D MIDDLETON 4
    DEBORAH GREENFIELD 2   DAVID J WHITE 5
    PAUL E HARTLEY 3   TIMOTHY G PETT (C) Tenor

    Rung to celebrate 50th anniversary of the founding of the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory by past and present employees

  5.   Reported in Ringing World No 5070 June 27 2008 page 698

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD SOCIETY.
    On Sunday, June 8, 2008, in 2 Hours and 28 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    A PEAL OF 5040 STEDMAN DOUBLES
    (Composed by : 12 Callings)

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    CLIVE HOLLOWAY Treble   N DAVID LANE 4
    CATHERINE M A LANE 2   JOHN H NAPPER 5
    STUART F GIBSON 3   HARRY WINTER (C) Tenor
    Completes the traditional Stedman family as conductor - 6.


  6.   Reported in Ringing World No 5193 November 5 2010 page 1110

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday, October 18, 2010, in 2 Hours and 40 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    A PEAL OF 5040 SURPRISE MINOR
    (One extent each: London, Wells, Beverley, Bourne, Ipswich, Norwich and Cambridge)

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    LESLEY A KNIPE Treble   STUART F GIBSON 4
    MICHAEL HATCHETT 2   JEFFREY KNIPE 5
    WIllIAM BUTLER   (C) 3   JOHN C SHEPPARD Tenor

    A birthday compliment to Michael (today) with best wishes from all the band.


  7.   Reported in Ringing World No 5294 December 2 2011 page 1210

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday, November 7, 2011, in 2 Hours and 37 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    A PEAL OF 5040 SURPRISE MINOR 16 methods
    (Carlisle, Chester, Munden, London, Wells, Cambridge, Ipswich, Bourne, Lightfoot, Wearmouth, Westminster, Allendale, Norwich )

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    JOHN DAVIDGE Treble   WILLIAM BUTLER 4
    BOBBIE MAY 2   TIMOTHY G. PETT 5
    CHRISTOPHER TUCKETT 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor

    Rung as a Wedding Compliment to Jon Tisdall and Katy Binnington
    married recently at Coldash Church.


  8.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5265 March 23 2012 page 298

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday, February, 27 2012, in 2 Hours and 37 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (31 Methods)
    (P A B Saddleton's 2160 in 16 methods
    (Coldstream, Lincoln, London, Kelso, Cunecastre, Wells, Norwich, Bacup, Stamford, Rossendale, Bamborough, Netherseale, Lightfoot, Wearmouth, Westminster & Allendale
    4: Cambridge, Norfolk, Ipswich, Hull, Primrose & Bourne
    5: Beverley, Berwick, Surfleet & Hexham,
    6: York & Durham,
    7: Carlisle, Chester & Munden )

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    CATHERINE M A LANE Treble   TIMOTHY G PETT 4
    MICHAEL HATCHETT 2   CHRISTOPHER M TUCKETT 5
    WILLIAM BUTLER 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor

    Rung as a Birthday Compliment to Bobbie May and the Conductor.
    Most ninor methods: 5



  9.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5271 May 4th 2012 page 445

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE SOCIETY OF ROYAL CUMBERLAND YOUTHS.
    On Saturday, April, 14 2012, in 2 Hours and 33 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    5040 Treble Dodging Minor (7 Methods 1 extent of each)
    (Carisbrooke D, College Exercise T-B, Hull S, Annabel's London S,
    Westminster S, Cambridge S, Norwich S )

    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    KATHERINE E YOUNG Treble   LEE PINNINGTON 4
    FIONA M WHEELER 2   RICHARD M HOBBS 5
    SHIRLEY E McGILL 3   IAN R FIELDING (C) Tenor

    Second Peal rung this day, the first was in Peasemore.



  10.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5295 October 19th 2012 page 1095

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD
    On Monday, October, 1 2012, in 2 Hours and 37 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,

    5040 Spliced Suprise Minor (16 Methods)
    1: London, Cunecastre & Wells 2: Lightfoot & Wearmouth
    3: Carlisle, Chester & Munden 4: York & Durham 5: Beverely & Surfleet
    6: Westminster & Allendale 7: Cambridge & Ipswich

    TIMOTHY G PETT Treble   SIMON L EDWARDS 4
    MICHAEL HATCHETT 2   CHRISTOPHER M TUCKETT 5
    WILLIAM BUTLER 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor

  11.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5321 April 19th 2013 page 384 with a list of all the methods

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    ST BLAISE SOCIETY
    On Sunday, March, 17 2013, in 2 Hours and 24 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS;
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A Peal of 5040 Spliced Suprise Minor (41 Methods)
    Composed by J. S. Warboys

    NICOLA J TURNER Treble   BERNARD F L GROVES 4
    ROBERT J CROCKER 2   PETER G C ELLIS (C) 5
    TIMOTHY G PETT 3   COLIN M TURNER Tenor


  12.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5354 Dec 6th 2013 page 1222

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday, November, 4 2013, in 2 Hours and 44 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
    ( London, York, Beverley, Bourne, Norwich, Ipswich, Cambridge )

    WILLIAM BUTLER Treble   BERYL R NORRIS 4
    MICHAEL HATCHETT 2   SIMON L EDWARDS 5
    CATHERINE M A LANE 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor


  13.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5421 Mar 20th 2015 page 284

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday, February, 16 2015, in 2 Hours and 45 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (7 Methods)

    ( Kelso, Bacup, Cunecastre, Annable's London, Lincoln, London 2, Norwich )

    WILLIAM BUTLER Treble   TIMOTHY G PETT 4
    BOBBIE MAY 2   SIMON  L EDWARDS 5
    MICHAEL HATCHETT 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor


  14.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5464 Jan 15th 2016 page 58

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Thursday, December, 10 2015, in 2 Hours and 33 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A Peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (32 Methods)

    (1-2:Norwich, Netherseale, Allendale, Westminster, Warkworth, Wearmouth,
    Lightfoot, Bamborough, Annable's London, Rossendale, Stamford & Bacup,
    3-4: Ipswich, Bourne, Cambridge, York, Durham, Hull, Primrose, Norfolk, Beverley,
    Berwick, Hexham & Surfleet, 5: London, Wells & Cunecastre, 6: Carlisle,
    Chester & Munden, 7: Lincoln & Coldstream
    composed by 1-4: J S Warboys SU0403)

    KENNETH R DAVENPORT Treble   CHRISTOPHER M TUCKETT 4
    JUNE D WELLS 2   E JOHN  WELLS 5
    TIMOTHY G PETT 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor
    4, 5: Most Methods to a Peal
    2; Most Minor Methods to a Peal


  15.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5472 Mar 11th 2016 page 252

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Thursday, February, 11 2016, in 2 Hours and 36 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41 Methods)

    Allendale, Alnwick, Annable’s London, Bacup, Bamborough,
    Berwick, Beverley, Bourne, Cambridge, Canterbury, Carlisle, Chester,
    Coldstream, Cunecastre, Durham, Hexham, Hull, Ipswich, Kelso,
    Lightfoot, Lincoln, London, Morpeth, Munden, Netherseale, Newcastle,
    Norfolk, Northumberland, Norwich, Primrose, Rossendale, Sandiacre,
    Stamford, Surfleet, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Wells, Westminster, Whitley,
    Wooler, York
    Composed by J S Warboys (SU0309; SU0403)

    KENNETH R DAVENPORT Treble   CHRISTOPHER M TUCKETT 4
    JUNE D WELLS 2   E JOHN  WELLS 5
    TIMOTHY G PETT 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor
    1st 41 spliced: 2, 4 & 5
    Most methods as conductor
    Rung in memory of Alec Samler, long standing member and tower captain of this tower


  16.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5476 April 8th 2016 page 348

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Monday March 7th 2016, in 2 Hours and 37 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    A Peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor

    (41m: (1-3) Carlisle, Chester, Munden, Wooler, Newcastle, Alnwick,
    Northumberland, Whitley, Morpeth, Canterbury, Sandiacre, London, Kelso,
    Lincoln, Coldstream, Cunecastre & Wells (4-7) Norwich, Netherseale,
    Westminster, Allendale, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Lightfoot, Bamborough,
    Annable’s London, Rossendale, Stamford, Bacup, Ipswich, Bourne,
    Cambridge, York, Durham, Hull, Primrose, Norfolk, Beverley, Berwick,
    Hexham & Surfleet (SU0309 & SU0403))

    Composed by John S Warboys

    IAN G JUDD Treble   STUART F GIBSON 4
    ANTOINETTE J R JACKSON 2   E JOHN  WELLS 5
    JUNE D WELLS 3   TIMOTHY G PETT (C) Tenor
    Most methods to a peal - 2


  17.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5476 April 8th 2016 page 348

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Tuesday March 15th 2016, in 2 Hours and 42 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7 - 2 - 3 cwt qr lb.

    A Peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor
    In 7 methods, Surfleet, London, Wells, Beverley, Durham, York & Cambridge.

    J ALAN AINSWORTH (C) Treble   JANET E MENHINICK 4
    CATHERINE M A LANE 2   SIMON L EDWARDS 5
    MAURICE F EDWARDS 3   CHRISTOPHER M TUCKETT Tenor
    Remembering David Lane, 15th March 2011.

  18.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5483 May 27th 2016 page 546

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Thursday, May, 5 2016, in 2 Hours and 34 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41 Methods)

    Allendale, Alnwick, Annable’s London, Bacup, Bamborough,
    Berwick, Beverley, Bourne, Cambridge, Canterbury, Carlisle, Chester,
    Coldstream, Cunecastre, Durham, Hexham, Hull, Ipswich, Kelso,
    Lightfoot, Lincoln, London, Morpeth, Munden, Netherseale, Newcastle,
    Norfolk, Northumberland, Norwich, Primrose, Rossendale, Sandiacre,
    Stamford, Surfleet, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Wells, Westminster, Whitley,
    Wooler, York
    Composed by J S Warboys (SU0309; SU0403)

    E JOHN  WELLS Treble   CHRISTOPHER M TUCKETT 4  
    JUNE D WELLS 2   KENNETH R DAVENPORT 5
    TIMOTHY G PETT 3   STUART F GIBSON (C) Tenor
    For Ascension Day
    Most methods to a peal 5


  19.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5493 August 5th 2016 page 802

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Thursday, July, 14 2016, in 2 Hours and 32 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor
    (41 m: (1-3) London, Kelso, Lincoln, Coldstream, Cunecastre, Wells, Carlisle, Chester,
    Munden, Wooler, Newcastle, Alnwick, Northumberland, Whitley, Morpeth,
    Canterbury & Sandiacre (4-7), Ipswich, Bourne, Cambridge, York, Durham, Hull, Primrose,
    Norfolk, Beverley, Berwick, Hexham, Surfleet, Norwich, Netherseale, Westminster,
    Allendale, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Lightfoot, Bamborough, Annable’s London,
    Rossendale, Stamford & Bacup (SU0309 & SU0403))
    Composed by John S Warboys

    Ian G JuddTreble  Timothy G Pett (C)
    Antoinette J R Jackson E John Wells
    June D Wells Stuart F Gibson

  20.   Reported in The Ringing World No 5517 January 20th 2017 page 58

    CHILTON, OXFORDSHIRE.
    THE OXFORD DIOCESAN GUILD.
    On Thursday, December, 29 2016, in 2 Hours and 44 Minutes.

    AT THE CHURCH  OF ALL SAINTS,
    Tenor 7-2-3 cwt qr lb.

    A peal of 5040 Spliced Surprise Minor
    (7 m: 720 each of London, Beverley, Primrose, Bourne, Ipswich, Norwich, Cambridge)

    Ian G JuddTreble  Simon L Edwards
    Bobbie May Timothy G Pett (C)
    Catherine M A Lane Kenneth R Davenport
    To Welcome Bobbie back to peal Ringing



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