The Tewkesbury Shield Competition 2015



1.††† The date of the Competition:†††† Saturday May 2nd 2015


2.††† Teams taking part:††††††††††††††††††††† The Kent County Association

The Salisbury Diocesan Guild

The Southwark Cathedral Society

The Hereford Diocesan Guild

The Oxford Diocesan Guild

The Bath and Wells Diocesan Association

The Leicester Diocesan Guild

The Nottingham University Society

The St Martinís Guild


3.††† The number of teams to be††††††† One.

†††††† entered by each Association:


4.††† The time allowed for practice:†† Five minutes.


5.††† The test piece:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A touch of Stedman Caters (see link below)


6.††† The Judges:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martin and Margaret Whiteley


7†††† The Programme: 11.00†††††††††††††† Conductors must report to the Secretary in the Parish Hall to give details of ringers' names.


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 11.15†††††††††††††† The ballot for the order of ringing will take place in the Parish Hall.


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 11.20†††††††††††††† The first team will ascend to the ringing chamber


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 11.30†††††††††††††† The first team will start ringing. Competition ringing will continue until all teams have rung.


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 16.45 approx† Adjudication and presentation of the Shield in the Parish Hall.



8.††† Refreshments:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† The Touching Souls Tea Room and the Parish Hall will be open for refreshments throughout the competition.


Click here to download the touch of Stedman Caters and here to download the rules.