Author Archives: Helen Nichols

Quarter peal at Sprotbrough, South Yorkshire

By on 03-Jan-2019 - How can you describe a quarter peal of Bob Doubles…..amazing, fantastic, brilliant, the list goes on when you challenged three Art students & Ringing remembers recruits to ring a quarter together for the first time & they come together & succeed. Not only did they pull out all the stops to do it, Young Noah […] Read more

Filming at Sprotbrough, South Yorkshire.

By on 01-Nov-2018 - How exciting! We can now reveal our big secret! Filming took place with the BBC at St. Mary’s on 18th & 19th October 2018. Sprotbrough church & it’s beautiful bells will feature on the Inside Out programme (Yorkshire & Lincolnshire’s) on Monday 5th November 2018 at 7.30pm BBC1. The programme will be presented by Keeley […] Read more

Congratulations to Noah and mum too!

By on 09-May-2018 - Congratulations to Noah on his first 720 rung with our local Sunday Service Band at Sprotbrough. Mum Jane also achieving a first as conductor. Both rang exceptionally well & the band enjoyed the excellent striking. Noah is now looking forward to becoming a qualified member of the Yorkshire Association & his next step of two […] Read more

Presentation on Christmas Day

By on 28-Dec-2017 - Christmas morning ringing for Service & a special presentation to our youngest ringer Noah McDermott (12) by our oldest ringer Cyril Toyne (86). Congratulations on passing your level 2 Foundation Ringing Skills – Learning the Ropes through ART Noah Read more

Presentation to Noah

By on 13-Dec-2017 - Congratulations to Noah McDermott aged 12 of St Mary’s Sprotbrough as he receives his level 1 certificate from teacher Helen Nichols. Noah began handling at the end of September & is now ringing rounds & call changes on 8, can raise & lower a bell & learning to lead. Noah is an asset to our […] Read more