Before placing your bid for either of these properties, please be aware of the schedule of bell ringing at St Dunstan’s Church, indicated below. Some applicants may find this inconvenient as it’s in close proximity to Dame Colet Court & Baltonsborough Court.



Thursday 19:30 - 21:30 (practice)

Sunday 09:15 - 10:00 (for service)

Monthly Thursday evening 18:15 - 19:30 (one Thursday per month) (training)

Sunday evening 16:30 - 18:00 (one or two Sundays per month) (for service)

Saturdays - occasionally

Weddings, usually spring through summer, usually no earlier than 11:00 and no later than 18:00

ringing usually for 30 minutes before and / or 20-30 minutes after the service(s). There may be

more than one wedding on a given Saturday.

Visiting bands

A combination of visitor types below, up to 8 times per year - usually Saturdays, occasionally on a weekday.

Travelling bands - ringing for 45 minutes to 1 hour

Quarter peal bands - ringing for 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes

Peal bands - ringing for 3.5 to 4 hours


Remembrance Sunday: half- muffled bells 8:45 - 10:00

Christmas - service ringing: usually Christmas morning, 9:15 - 10:00

New Year - occasional midnight ringing - for a short time before and after midnight

Holy week - the bells are silent and ringing is resumed Easter morning