On Sunday 14th October 2023 our bellringers took part in the fourth annual 12 Bell Striking competition at St James’ Church in Trowbridge. They competed against 8 other teams from Tewkesbury, Cheltenham, Bristol, Wimbourne, Exeter, Truro, Chilcompton and Trowbridge. Up against tough opposition Chilcompton came 6th with the winner St Stephens, Bristol taking home the coveted Higby Trophy and named the best 12-bell striking team in the South West 2023.
Planning to visit St. John’s Church, Chilcompton? Please note that the building will be closed to visitors on Thursday 2nd November to enable further work to the refurbishment of the chancel floor to be carried out safely. Thursday’s Holy Communion will be held the Church Hall. The church will be open again to visitors from Friday 3rd November.
We apologise for any inconvenience.