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Peals and quarter peals rang in memory of Denis Pearson listed on Ringing World's BellBoard.


Ancient Society of College Youths
Uppingham, Rutland
SS Peter & Paul
Friday, 20 September 2013 in 2 hrs 44 mins (14 cwt)
5024 Rutland Surprise Major
Composed by Arr from PGK Davies
1 Christopher N Stephenson
2 Michael J Dew
3 David G Carling
4 Robin H Rogers
5 Robert Dennis
6 Anthony D Sansom
7 Murray A Coleman (C)
8 R Kingsley Mason
For the ASCY peal weekend, remembering Denis G Pearson,
PDG Steward and author of the RW "Aitch" cartoons.

Quarter peals

Higham Ferrers, Northants
St Mary V
Saturday, 28 September 2013 in 47 minutes (23)
1273 Grandsire Triples
Arranged by RD
1 Alan Marks
2 Pam Bailey
3 Harry Curtis
4 Robert Dennis (C)
5 Kevan Chapman
6 Tim Samson
7 Ted Buckby
8 George Whiting
200th Quarter peal: 5.
Rung in gratitude, during the town's monthly Farmers' Market, for the life and work of Denis G Pearson RIBA, Tower Captain of Higham Ferrers 1998 - 2013, and for the ministry of Canon Grant Brockhouse, Vicar of Higham Ferrers 1998 - 2013, who is to retire the next day.
Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Irchester, Northants
St Katharines
Sunday, 22 September 2013 in 47mins (21cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Triples
1 Pam M Bailey
2 Kevan J Chapman
3 Brenda M Dixon
4 Tom PJ Coles
5 Alan J Marks (C)
6 Simon H Sweeney
7 Harry E Curtis
8 Simon J Dixon
Rung in thanksgiving for the life of Denis G Pearson, creator of 'Aitch' cartoons who died on 7 Sept 2013. Ivor and Jean Dickin from Irchester would like to be associated with this Quarter Peal.
Upton Snodsbury, Worcestershire
St. Kenelm
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 in 44 min. (11-0-8)
1260 Doubles (11 m/v)
60 changes of Stedman and extents each of Grandsire, St. Simon's, Plain Bob, April Day, Dedworth, Kennington, Rev. Canterbury, Clifford's Pleasure, Wychbold, Southrepps.
1 Madeline Reeder
2 Christine Hickey
3 Patrick Hickey
4 Alison R. Williams
5 Roy Williams (C)
In memory of Charmian Hill, former tower captain of Pershore and Denis G. Pearson, past Steward of the Peterborough Diocesan Guild.
After meeting short for Minor.
Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire
St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 17 September 2013 in 45 mins (10cwt)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Frances J Pearson
2 Alison Byrnes
3 Caroline M Mitchell
4 Dennis E Thrift
5 John G Mitchell (C)
6 Christopher M Pearson
First inside - 4. Rung in memory of Denis G Pearson.
Peterborough, City of Peterborough
Sunday, 15 September 2013 in 53 min (21)
1253 Grandsire Cinques
1 Judith Rogers
2 Diane Faux
3 Mike Maughan
4 Robin Rogers
5 Jim Benner
6 Ben Ricketts
7 Nick Elks
8 James Thorpe
9 John Riley (C)
10 Christopher Groome
11 Barry Jones
12 Jack Atkinson
First on 12: 2, 7, 8, and 12.
Rung for Evensong, and in affectionate memory of Denis G Pearson. Denis was a member of the organising committee for the installation of these bells, a major donor, and he rang in the first peal on the bells at this Cathedral. He died 7th September 2013.
Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Rushden, Northants
St Mary's
Sunday, 15 September 2013 in 45mins (9cwt)
1296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
1 Simon J Dixon
2 Pam M Bailey
3 Brenda M Dixon
4 Tom PJ Coles
5 Harry E Curtis
6 Alan J Marks (C)
For Evensong and in thanksgiving for the life of our friend Denis Pearson, Peterborough Guild Steward 1980-2008 who died on 7 Sept 2013.
Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Collingtree, Northants
St Columba
Friday, 13 September 2013 in 46 mins. (12-2-2)
1260 Plain Bob Doubles
1 Elizabeth Woodrow
2 David Warwick
3 Davina Buckle
4 Mark Rogers
5 Alan Cozens (C)
Rung on the anniversary of John Warwick's death (past tower captain). Also in memory of Denis Pearson who recently passed away.
First QP inside 2
Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Daventry, Northants
Sunday, 8 September 2013
1260 Plain Bob Royal
1 Christine Rodhouse
2 Shirley Waterhouse
3 Gwynneth White
4 Richard Waddy
5 Peter Wenham
6 Ian Willgress (C)
7 Justin Baker
8 Alison Willgress
9 Andrew Timms
10 James White
Rung before Evensong by members of the Daventry Branch (PDG) in thanksgiving for the lives of Denis Pearson (Higham Ferrers, past Peterborough DG Steward (1980-2008)) and Michael William Baker (21 Aug 34 to 23 Aug 13) father of Justin (7th).