The 2019 Annual General Meeting of this Association will be held in Duffield Church Hall on Saturday 6th April. Open ringing will be at St Lukes Derby (14:00-15:00), and at Duffield (15:30-1700). This will be followed by a Ringers’ Service, Tea and the Meeting. There will now be open ringing after the meeting in place Read more about Notice of AGM 2019[…]
Proposed replacement objectives
Proposed rule changes to enable a small Management Group, which replaces the General Committee.
Proposed rule changes to enable proxy voting.
Rule changes, postponed from October 2018, which change election of CC reps to be annually at the AGM.
The Education Committee will be running Roadshows in February & March 2019 aimed at those who run the ringing at all DDA towers. For an exchange of ideas and discussions on the best practice of: How to recruit and retain new ringers. How to get help teaching beginners. Planning a practice. Running a successful practice. Read more about Roadshow[…]
In this period of Advent may I take this opportunity to wish you all a very happy and peaceful Christmas and hope that whatever you do over the holiday that you have an enjoyable and rewarding time. I’m sure all of us will be involved in lot’s of ringing activities and hopefully all will go Read more about A Happy & Peaceful Christmas to all Members[…]
Does your tower have at least two people who can teach bell handling? If you are relying on just one person, or someone from a neighbouring tower, then perhaps now is the time to think about training someone else to share the load. The Association of Ringing Teachers is holding two Module 1 courses for Read more about ART Module 1 Courses[…]
The BLUE PETER episode with Derbyshire Young Ringers will now be aired on Thursday 10th JANUARY at 5:30pm on CBBC (available on iPlayer for 30 days). It has been rescheduled from 22nd November : CBBC have informed us that unfortunately the Blue Peter episode that will include the filming done at the Ringing World National Read more about BLUE PETER with DYR – to be aired on Thursday 10th January[…]
Ringing at Breadsall 2:30-3:30pm Ringing at Eastwood 3:45-4:45pm Inter-District 8-Bell Competition at West Hallam from 1:30pm Service, Tea (names to Alison Barnett by Wednesday, 3rd October please), Competition Results and Meeting at West Hallam from 5pm Evening ringing at West Hallam 7:30-8:45pm Full details on this poster, including names for tea and competition entry. Please Read more about 2018 October Meeting and 8 Bell Striking Contest[…]