2018 contest

The eighth Ringing World National Youth Contest took place on Saturday 7th July 2018 in London, hosted by the Southwark Cathedral Society of Bellringers.

Click here for the complete results

You can hear the winning test pieces here:

Sussex Young Ringers (Whitechapel Trophy)

Oxford D G (RW Editor’s Award for Excellence)

The RWNYC was very excited to welcome Blue Peter to Saturday’s contest. Lindsey Russell, a Blue Peter presenter, spent a day learning to ring and participated in a small ringing challenge during the day. The BBC team filmed some of the open ringing and the handbell workshops, along with interviews with band members from some of the teams. They had a great day soaking up the atmosphere at this unique ringing competition.

The following teams competed:

Bath & Wells Bedfordshire Young Ringers
Brumdingers Bucks and Berks Young Ringers
Coventry Spires Derbyshire Young Ringers
Essex Young Eagles Fen Tigers
Guildford DG Young Ringers Go Bellistic! (Salisbury DG)
Kent Young Ringers Leicester Rising Ringers
Lincolnshire Gamekeepers Lincolnshire Poachers
Oxford DG Surrey Young Ringers
Sussex Young Ringers The G&B
W&P Youths Worcester Cathedral
Yorkshire Tykes Young @ Herts


Linda Garton
RWNYC Organiser

London 2024

6th July 2024

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