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Bell ringing

The oldest and youngest current bell ringers at St Andrew’s Church, Lutwyche, Robbie McKimm (52 years’ service) and Rowan Yates (16 years’ service) preparing for the forthcoming bicentennial on 26 June 2021. Rowan and his brother Hans (23 years’ service), are third-generation bellringers. Their parents, Sheryn and Stephen Yates, both played for over 40 years and their grandfather Arthur Bang played for 65 years

St Andrew’s, Lutwyche bell ringers on the world’s stage again

“St Andrew’s Church, Lutwyche will once again be on the world’s stage with their participation in the forthcoming bicentennial of a major bell ringing innovation,” says Parish Councillor and former bell ringer, Sheryn Yates


For whom the bell tolls

“The good news is that we still have time to turn this situation around, as long as we collectively and urgently take responsibility and act,” says The Very Rev’d Dr Peter Catt as he call us to an ‘ecological conversion’ on Earth Overshoot Day