Specialist Services

Specialist Services #

These are names and contact details of organisations providing specialist services for bell installations.

Note that the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers does not endorse or recommend specific companies. The information below is added to assist readers. Legitimate requests for amendments or additions may be requested through the Stewardship & Management Work Group Secretary at smSec@cccbr.org.uk.

Bell Founders #

Fonderia AllanconiBolzone, Province of Cremona, Italyhttp://allanconi.it/home_eng.php
John Taylor & CoLoughborough, UKhttps://taylorbells.co.uk
Royal EijsboutsAsten, Netherlandshttps://eijsbouts.nl/
Westley GroupCradley Heath, W Midlands, UKhttps://www.westleygroup.co.uk

Bell Hangers #

Blyth & Co LtdNewark, UKhttps://www.churchbellspecialists.co.uk
ExauditeCotgrave, Notts, UKhttp://www.exaudite.co.uk/bells/
John Taylor & CoLoughborough, Leics, UKhttps://taylorbells.co.uk
Matthew Higby & Co LtdRadstock, Somerset, UKhttps://www.bellhangers.com
Meadwell Church RestorationOakham, Leics, UK+44 (0) 1572 821087
Nicholson Engineering LtdBridport, Dorset, UKhttps://www.nicholsonbellhangers.com
O’Shea EngineeringBurnham-on-Sea, Somerset, UKhttps://www.osheabellhangers.co.uk/
Pembleton Bell Hangers & EngineersChesterfield, Derbyshire, UK+44 (0) 1623 810640, or traceypembleton@btinternet.com
Whites of AppletonAppleton, Oxfordshire, UKhttps://www.whitesbellhangers.co.uk/

Bell Weld Repairs #

SoundweldNewmarket, Suffolk, UKhttp://www.soundweld.co.uk/

Rope Makers and Repairers #

Avon Ropes LtdMangotsfield, Bristol, UKhttps://www.avonropes.co.uk/
Ellis Ropes ltdLoughborough, Leics, UKhttps://www.ellisandpritchards.co.uk/
Malcolm Brown BellropesIsle of Lewis, UKhttp://www.malcolmbrownbellropes.co.uk/index.html
Mendip Ropemakers LtdMartock, Somerset, UKhttp://www.mendipropemakers.com/

Clock Makers #

Cumbria Clock Company LtdPenrith, Cumbria, UKhttp://www.clockmaker.co.uk
Gillett & JohnstonBletchingley, Surrey, UKhttps://www.gillettjohnston.co.uk/
Smith of Derby LtdDerby, UKhttps://www.smithofderby.com/

Structural Engineers #

ConisbeeLondon, Cambridge & Norwich, UKhttps://www.conisbee.co.uk/
Hurst Pierce & Malcolm LLPLondon, UKhttps://www.hurstpm.net
The Morton PartnershipLondon and South East, UKhttps://www.themortonpartnership.co.uk
Ward Cole Consulting EngineersLincoln, London & Nottingham, UKhttps://www.wardcole.co.uk

Tower Building Services #

This covers items such as church tower maintenance, bell frame treating & painting, louvres & adjustable sound control, floors and access routes.

John Taylor & CoLoughborough, Leics, UKhttps://taylorbells.co.uk/building-services
Paul MasonNorthamptonshire, UK+44 (0) 7939 022920, paulmason5040@gmail.com
Meadwell Church RestorationOakham, Leics, UK+44 (0) 1572 821087

Peal Boards #

Myrtle & CoHackney, London, UKhttps://www.myrtleandco.com/contact-us
Paul RapsonSouthampton, UKhttps://rapson.co.uk/pealboards/
Malcolm Brown (blank for own lettering)Isle of Lewis, UKhttp://www.malcolmbrownbellropes.co.uk/woodwork.html
Mini Peal BoardsMalpas, Cheshire, UKhttps://minipealboards.co.uk/
Keith BrooksStaffordshirekeith290416@gmail.com

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Disclaimer #

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this information, neither contributors nor the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers can accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or for any activities undertaken based on the information provided.

Version 1.1.3, September 2023

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