The South West Regional 12 Bell Competition committee is now inviting entries for the 2024 competition, date and location to be announced.

Any twelve-bell tower, band or Association that rings regularly on twelve bells within the counties of Gloucestershire, Bristol, Wiltshire, Somerset, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall, is invited to enter a team.

If you would like to enter, or would like to have an informal chat, please contact Simon Ridley on ringingsimon1980@btinternet.com, 07881 788118 or Simon Ridley.

Competition entries should be sent to Simon Ridley.

Entries should include the following:

  1. Confirmation that your team is planning to attend

  2. The provisional list of ringers (this is for Health and Safety on the day and can be changed nearer the time)

  3. Provide a name and contact details for your team captain

  4. The entry fee of £60 per tower (contact Simon for bank details)

2023 Competition

St James, Trowbridge

The fourth South West 12 Bell Striking Competition was held at St James, Trowbridge on Saturday 14th October 2023. It was won by Bristol St Stephen. See the 2023 results page for full details.

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