Peals - 70s



  1. 03 Mar 1971 - First Peal on Handbells
  2. 09 Oct 1971
  3. 29 Nov 1971
  4. 09 Dec 1973
  5. 13 Feb 1974 - Handbell Peal
  6. 26 Jun 1974 - Graduation Compliment
  7. 02 Feb 1975 - Half-Muffled in memory of C. Hims
  8. 17 Feb 1979
  9. 14 Mar 1979
  10. 03 Nov 1979

Leicester University Society
Stamford Hall, E15
Mar 03 1971 2h00
5040 Plain Bob Doubles

 1. (1-2) John E. Harrold
 2. (3-4) Christopher J. Pickford (C)
 3. (5-6) Janice L. Flight

Bells, Size 11 in G. First Peal 'in hand' 1,2 and 5,6. First
as Conductor 'in hand' 3,4. First peal on handbells for the
Society.

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Leicester University Society
Illston on the Hill, Leicestershire
Oct 09 1971 2h37
5040 Minor (2 Kent T.B, 5 Plain Bob)

 1. Kirsty Russel-Fisher
 2. Carol N J Tull
 3. Janice L Flight
 4. Ann H Whaley
 5. Robert D Crighton
 6. Christopher J Pickford (C)

First of Minor 1 and 2. First of Minor in two methods 5. The
first peal to be rung for the society by a complete band of
undergraduate resident members of the university. (There
has been a reference to first for 11 years by a resident
band)

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Leicester University Society
Bell Foundry, Loughborough
Nov 29 1971 2h24
5040 Plain Bob Minor

 1. Wendy E Anderson
 2. Janice L Flight
 3. Ann H Whaley
 4. Robert D Crighton
 5. Christopher J Pickford (C)
 6. Carol N J Tull

First attempt 1. By a resident University band (undergraduate).

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University of Leicester Society
St Margaret, Leicester
Dec 09 1973 2h52
5152 Yorkshire S Major

 1. Ann Black
 2. Hilary M. Powell
 3. Carol N J Tull
 4. John M Jelley
 5. Robert D Crighton
 6. Christopher J Pickford
 7. Stephen J Pickford
 8. Andrew W R Wilby (C)

First of Surprise 2 and 5.

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Leicester University Society
Handbells, 77 South Knighton Road, Leics
Feb 13 1974 2h10
5040 Multi (22 extents Plain Bob, 20 extents Grandsire) Doubles

 1. (1+2) Carol N J Tull
 2. (3+4) Christopher J Pickford (C)
 3. (5+6) Robert D Crighton

First on handbells 1/2 and 5/6. On the Society's Handbells.

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Leicester University Society
Great Glen, Leics
Jun 26 1974 2h50
5088 Pudsey Surprise Major
Comp. Richard J. Parker
 1. Ann Black
 2. Carol N J Tull
 3. Hilary M Powell
 4. D Robert Pettifor
 5. Stephen J Franklin
 6. Robert D Crighton
 7. Christopher J Pickford
 8. Andrew W R Wilby (C)

Graduation Compliment to Carol Tull, Bob Crighton and Enid
Belshaw. 4, 5, and 8 were associates of the society.

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Leicester D. Guild
St. Margaret, Leicester
Feb 02 1975 3h30
5015 Grandsire Cinques

 1. Ann Black
 2. Madeline A Remnant
 3. Raymond D Helliwell
 4. Hilary M Powell
 5. Stephen J Franklin
 6. Carol N J Tull
 7. James W Belshaw (C)
 8. D Robert Pettifor
 9. Andrew W R Wilby
 10. Robert M Chambers
 11. R Kingsley Mason
 12. Christopher J Pickford

Half-Muffled in memory of Christopher Hims, by members and
friends of the University of Leicester Society. Chris was in
his final year at the Poly.

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Leicester University Society
Groby, Leics
Feb 17 1979 2h20
5040 Doubles (14 extents each of Reverse Canterbury, Grandsire and Plain Bob)

 1. Catherine A. Meads
 2. Margaret J. Barnard
 3. Susan J. Wright
 4. Ian SF Wood
 5. Howell J Williams (C)
 6. Trevor W Marchbank

First Peal 1. First doubles 2 and 3.

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Leicester University Society
All Saints, Leicester
Mar 14 1979 2h23
5040 Doubles (St Martins, St Simons, Grandsire, Reverse Canterbury, Plain Bob)

 1. Linda K. Pinkham
 2. Margaret J Barnard
 3. Ian SF Wood
 4. Catherine A Meads
 5. Howell J Williams (C)
 6. Christine EF Everett

First attempt 1 and 6. First inside 4.

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Leicester University Society
All Saints, Leics
Nov 03 1979 2h33
5040 Plain Bob Major
Comp. Howell J Williams
 1. Sally A Atkins
 2. Alison L Kendall
 3. Sonia E Jukes
 4. Catherine A Meads
 5. Carole J Kendall
 6. Ian SF Wood
 7. Trevor W Marchbank
 8. Howell J Williams (C)

First Bob Major 4.

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