change-ringing

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change-ringing

n
1. (Music, other) the art of bell-ringing in which a set of bells is rung in an established order which is then changed
2. variations on a topic or theme
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The townspeople objected to being forced to hear the bells ringing hour after hour as the change-ringers practiced.
You have always wanted to be a change-ringer. My broken arm will never be mended in time for the Winsford Contest."
John Cummins was a bell-ringer at St Mary's 1947-1992 (including being Captain of the Change-ringers 1971-89) and Archdiocesan Archivist 198392.