Peal ringers at Allensmore 26th November 2022

According to the Central Council for Church Bell Ringers, “A peal is the ‘gold standard’ change ringing performance during which the bells are rung continuously in over 5000 different sequences, without visual aids, typically taking 3 hours.” More interesting and historical  information about peals can be found in their document “What is a peal?

Hereford Diocesan Guild Peals that have been recorded on Bellboard can be seen here

In 2022, Peal ringing in the Guild returned to something approaching normality following two years of disruption. A total of 56 peals were rung, 41 of them being on tower bells and 67 members took part. Full details of the peals can be found in the Guild’s Annual Report. The list of Ringing Members’ Peal Totals was not included in the report this year, but can be downloaded here: HDGB Members’ Peal Totals 2022.

In 2023, 42 peals were rung, details of which can be downloaded here: HDGB Peals 2023.