Inter-Tower 6-bell - 19th May 2018

The competition was held at Lockerley. Four tower teams, plus one scratch band, entered the hotly-contested competition which was judged by John Harrison from All Saints, Wokingham. The weather was wonderful and the setting idyllic for a pleasant evening sitting in the sunshine listening to some fine ringing.

1stRomsey Abbey213m472nd
2ndBasingstoke (St Michael)234m3rd
3rdEaling & Southampton284m151st
3rdScratch band604m85th

Unfortunately the Inter-Tower 8-bell competition was cancelled due to insufficient team entries.

Inter-District 8-bell - 16th June 2018

The competition was held at St Michael’s, Basingstoke. 4 District teams took part on the morning of the Guild Annual General Meeting and was judged by Stephen Mitchell and Mary Gow from Twickenham.

PositionDistrictMethodScorePeal speedDrawn
1stWinchesterGrandsire Triples95%3h33rd
2ndAlton & PetersfieldPlain Bob Triples84%3h24th
3rdBasingstokeGrandsire Triples77%2h591st
4thIsle of WightGrandsire Triples67%3h132nd

Unfortunately the Inter-District 10-bell competition which was due to take place at East Meon was cancelled due to lack of entries.

Many thanks to all of those who took part, judged and provided refreshments for all of the events.

Striking Competition Committee Accounts at 31/12/18
Balance b/f0.00Tower donations44.00
Income from General Fund70.75Judges’ gifts22.75
Certificate printing4.00
Balance c/f0.00


Pete Jordan