Read more…"/> Ashford District Update June 2024 – Kent County Association of Change Ringers


Diary Dates:

The next event will be…

  • Saturday 29th June: District Outing to the Tonbridge District
  • Saturday 20th July: Meeting at Wittersham, ringing 10:00-12:00 with a business meeting after. 
  • Saturday 21st September: Meeting at Newchurch, ringing 10:00-12:00 only.
  • Saturday 19th October:District ADM at Ashford TBC
  • Saturday 16th November: Meeting at Charing, ringing 10:00-12:00 only. 

Weekly Practices:

If you fancy venturing out during the week- below is a list of practice nights that would welcome your attendance.



Ashford 19:50 – 21:00 (Usually preceded by a pre-practice quarter peal)

Folkestone 19:30 – 21:00 (3rd week is joint with Cheriton, see below)

Wittersham 19:30 – 21:00 (Please contact before attending)


Cheriton & Dover joint practice 3rd Wednesday 7:30-9:00  Location TBC

Benenden (last Wednesday of the month at Sandhurst)


Willesborough 19:30-21:00 (every first and third Thursday) 

Hythe 19:30 – 21:00



Brabourne 14:30 – 16:00

(If you hold a regular practice and would like to add your practice to this list please let us know.)

You can see a complete list of practice nights here: Ashford District Towers – Details – Kent County Association of Change Ringers (



The link for the online training can be found here:

KCACR Safeguarding Resources –


Ashford District Officers:

Chairman– Brian Butcher  

Secretary- Edward Neate 

Secretary- Helen Marshall  

Treasurer- Sue Atkinson  

Ringing Masters- Edward Neate – Charles Sinden  

District Rep– Brian Butcher