Thieves Steal Smallest Church’s Little Bell

A sad little imaginary bell is tolling for Bremilham Church in Wiltshire, where thieves entered the Guinness-certified smallest operational church in the UK and stole away its 291-year-old bell. Read More >>

Bell Ringers Needed For One Day National Special

If you've ever fancied having a go on the ropes and smashing some church bells around, 2018 is the year to get in there and tick that off your bucket list. It's the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War this November, and the bells will be ringing out like never before to mark the occasion. Read More >>

If Stonehenge is Actually a Giant Instrument, What Does it Sound Like?

We know that the rocks of Stonehenge were carried there from over 200 miles away, but we've never known why. Now, researchers say they believe it was for the special sonic qualities of a particular kind of stone—and that Stonehenge might have served as a bell-like instrument. Read More >>

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Jeremy Hunt Drops His Clanger Hitting a Woman With a Flying Olympic Bell

This morning the whole nation went bell-ringing crazy; even Big Ben got in on the Olympic clanging action. But Jeremy Hunt, our hapless culture secretary, was just a tad too enthusiastic, breaking his hand bell mid-ring and flinging brass at a woman behind him. Ouch. Read More >>