Jubilee Joy

It takes more than a little wind and rain to stop the hardy folk of Huddersfield enjoying themselves! St.Peter’s Parish Church held their Jubilee Fair today, including the astonishing Wombel. The video below proves that even the littlest of folk can enjoy learning the art of Campanology (bell-ringing to us lay-folk!) Expert tuition being provided…

The Wombel Report

Between 10am and 2pm on Sat 18th, during the Coffee Morning Plus, various bell-ringers came and tried this mock bell. With the computer programme taking pulses from the sensors on the ‘bell’ part,  different methods were possible on any number of bells. Not as easy as it seems as there are no realistic visual aids…

Coffee Morning Plus

Coffee Morning Plus                                                       Saturday 18th February Tomorrow there is another Coffee Morning Plus at Huddersfield Parish Church from 10am-2pm. What is the “plus” I hear you cry – it’s a wombel get it one-bell! It is a mock up weighted bell simulator linked to a computer and hence the sound is made, a real bell…